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How to buy Kezar Life Sciences (KZR) stocks in Canada

Learn how to easily invest in Kezar Life Sciences stocks.

Kezar Life Sciences is a biotechnology business based in the US. Kezar Life Sciences stocks (KZR.US) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $5.44 – a decrease of 4.84% over the previous week. Kezar Life Sciences employs 47 staff and has a market cap (total outstanding stock value) of $758.6 million.

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Kezar Life Sciences stock price (NASDAQ:KZR)

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Kezar Life Sciences shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-18.
Latest market close$13.18
52-week range$4.61 - $17.28
50-day moving average $13.25
200-day moving average $8.21
Wall St. target price$20.50
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-1.00

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Is it a good time to buy Kezar Life Sciences stock?

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Kezar Life Sciences price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $13.18 from 2022-01-18

1 week (2022-01-12) -4.84%
1 month (2021-12-16) -4.70%
3 months (2021-10-19) 49.77%
6 months (2021-07-19) 150.09%
1 year (2021-01-19) 143.17%
2 years (2020-01-17) 303.06%
3 years (2019-01-18) 20.57
5 years (2017-01-15) N/A

Kezar Life Sciences financials

Gross profit TTM $0
Return on assets TTM -22.09%
Return on equity TTM -38.07%
Profit margin 0%
Book value $2.46
Market capitalisation $758.6 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Kezar Life Sciences share dividends

We're not expecting Kezar Life Sciences to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Kezar Life Sciences share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Kezar Life Sciences's shares have ranged in value from as little as $4.61 up to $17.28. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Kezar Life Sciences's is 0.1657. This would suggest that Kezar Life Sciences's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

How has Coronavirus impacted Kezar Life Sciences's stock price?

Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, Kezar Life Sciences's stock price has had significant positive movement.

Its last market close was $13.18, which is 59.94% up on its pre-crash value of $5.28 and 504.59% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the stocks fell as low as $2.18.

If you had bought $1,000 worth of Kezar Life Sciences stocks at the start of February 2020, those stocks would have been worth $1,443.35 at the bottom of the March crash, and if you held on to them, then as of the last market close they'd be worth $4,265.31.

Kezar Life Sciences overview

Kezar Life Sciences, Inc. , a clinical-stage biotechnology company, engages in the discovery and development of novel small molecule therapeutics to treat unmet needs in immune-mediated diseases and cancer in the United States. The company's lead product candidate is KZR-616, a selective immunoproteasome inhibitor that is in Phase 2 clinical trials for various indications, including lupus nephritis, dermatomyositis, and polymyositis; and Phase 1b clinical trials in systemic lupus erythematosus and lupus nephritis. Its preclinical products include KZR-261, a novel first-in-class protein secretion inhibitor for the treatment of KZR-261; and KZR-TBD for the treatment of oncology and autoimmunity. The company was founded in 2015 and is based in South San Francisco, California. .

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