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How to buy Apellis Pharmaceuticals stock | $56.28

Learn how to easily invest in Apellis Pharmaceuticals stock.

Apellis Pharmaceuticals, Inc is a biotechnology business based in the US. Apellis Pharmaceuticals shares (APLS) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Apellis Pharmaceuticals employs 391 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

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Apellis Pharmaceuticals stock price (NASDAQ: APLS)

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Apellis Pharmaceuticals shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-07-28.
Latest market close$56.28
52-week range$26.28 - $71.09
50-day moving average $63.90
200-day moving average $51.41
Wall St. target price$79.47
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-3.32

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Apellis Pharmaceuticals price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $56.28 from 2021-05-28

1 week (2021-07-23) N/A
1 month (2021-07-02) -19.42%
3 months (2021-05-03) 12.11%
6 months (2021-01-30) N/A
1 year (2020-07-30) N/A
2 years (2019-07-30) N/A
3 years (2018-07-30) N/A
5 years (2016-07-30) N/A

Apellis Pharmaceuticals financials

Revenue TTM $250.6 million
Gross profit TTM $-74,325,000
Return on assets TTM -19.97%
Return on equity TTM -231.58%
Profit margin -143.51%
Book value $0.64
Market capitalisation $5.4 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Apellis Pharmaceuticals shares

There are currently 6.2 million Apellis Pharmaceuticals shares held short by investors – that's known as Apellis Pharmaceuticals's "short interest". This figure is 4.9% up from 5.9 million last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Apellis Pharmaceuticals shares can be evaluated.

Apellis Pharmaceuticals's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Apellis Pharmaceuticals's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Apellis Pharmaceuticals shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Apellis Pharmaceuticals shares traded daily (recently around 919174.04129794). Apellis Pharmaceuticals's SIR currently stands at 6.78. In other words for every 100,000 Apellis Pharmaceuticals shares traded daily on the market, roughly 6780 shares are currently held short.

However Apellis Pharmaceuticals's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Apellis Pharmaceuticals shares, or, against the total number of tradable Apellis Pharmaceuticals shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Apellis Pharmaceuticals's short interest could be expressed as 0.08% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Apellis Pharmaceuticals shares in existence, roughly 80 shares are currently held short) or 0.1036% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Apellis Pharmaceuticals shares, roughly 104 shares are currently held short).

A SIR below 10% would generally be considered to indicate a fairly optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against Apellis Pharmaceuticals.

Find out more about how you can short Apellis Pharmaceuticals stock.

Apellis Pharmaceuticals share dividends

We're not expecting Apellis Pharmaceuticals to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Apellis Pharmaceuticals share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Apellis Pharmaceuticals's shares have ranged in value from as little as $26.28 up to $71.09. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

APLS.US volatility(beta: 1.49)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Apellis Pharmaceuticals's is 1.4887. This would suggest that Apellis Pharmaceuticals's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Apellis Pharmaceuticals overview

Apellis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. , a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, focuses on the development of therapeutic compounds through the inhibition of the complement system for autoimmune and inflammatory diseases. Its lead product candidate is pegcetacoplan that is in Phase III clinical trials for the treatment of geographic atrophy in age-related macular degeneration and paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PNH) diseases; cold agglutinin disease; C3 glomerulopathy; and other glomerular diseases, such as IgA nephropathy, primary membranous nephropathy, and lupus nephritis. The company also develops APL-9, which is in single ascending dose Phase I randomized, double-blind, and placebo-controlled clinical trials for the prevention of immune system activation coincident with adeno-associated virus for intravenous administration, as well as is in Phase I/II clinical trial for acute respiratory distress syndrome. It has a collaboration and license agreement with Swedish Orphan Biovitrum AB (publ) to co-develop pegcetacoplan. The company was incorporated in 2009 and is based in Waltham, Massachusetts. .

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Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Apellis Pharmaceuticals is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 20.373% of Apellis Pharmaceuticals shares are held by insiders and 82.336% by institutions.
How many people work for Apellis Pharmaceuticals?
Latest data suggests 391 work at Apellis Pharmaceuticals.
When does the fiscal year end for Apellis Pharmaceuticals?
Apellis Pharmaceuticals's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is Apellis Pharmaceuticals based?
Apellis Pharmaceuticals's address is: 100 Fifth Avenue, Waltham, MA, United States, 02451
What is Apellis Pharmaceuticals's ISIN number?
Apellis Pharmaceuticals's international securities identification number is: US03753U1060
What is Apellis Pharmaceuticals's CUSIP number?
Apellis Pharmaceuticals's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 03753U106

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