Amgen Inc. (AMGN) Stock Research, Analysis & News

Quick Analysis on Amgen Inc. (AMGN) Stock as of September 20, 2017

Previous Closing Price $186.32 is above 50 day moving average of $175.99
Previous Closing Price $186.32 is above 200 day moving average of $169.31
The Price/Earnings To Growth ratio (PEG) is great than 1
The Stock pays a dividend of 2.45%
The closing price $186.32 is less than 0.50% away from its one year target price of $187.25
Current Short Ratio 2.81 is great than 1
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Amgen Inc. (AMGN) Stock Profile Summary

Amgen Inc., a biotechnology medicines company, discovers, develops, manufactures, and delivers human therapeutics based on advances in cellular and molecular biology primarily in the United States, Europe, and Canada. The company markets primarily recombinant protein therapeutics in supportive cancer care, nephrology, and inflammation. Its principal products include Aranesp and EPOGEN erythropoietic-stimulating agents that stimulate the production of red blood cells; Neulasta and NEUPOGEN, which selectively stimulate the production of neutrophils, a type of white blood cell that helps the body fight infections; and Enbrel, an inhibitor of tumor necrosis factor that plays a role in the bodys response to inflammatory diseases. The company also markets other products, including Sensipar/Mimpara, a small molecule calcimimetic that lowers serum calcium levels; Vectibix, a human monoclonal antibody that binds specifically to the epidermal growth factor receptor; and Nplate, a thrombopoietin (TPO) receptor agonist that mimics endogenous TPO, the primary driver of platelet production. In addition, its lead product in mid-to-late stage development include Denosumab, a human monoclonal antibody that targets a ligand, known as RANKL, an essential regulator of osteoclasts, which is under regulatory review. It markets its products to healthcare providers, including physicians or their clinics, dialysis centers, hospitals, and pharmacies. The company has various collaborative arrangements with Pfizer Inc.; GlaxoSmithKline plc; Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited; Daiichi Sankyo Company, Limited; Array BioPharma Inc.; Kyowa Hakko Kirin Co. Ltd.; and Cytokinetics, Inc. Amgen Inc. was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in Thousand Oaks, California.

Amgen Inc. (AMGN) Stock Key Statistics Research and Analysis as of September 20, 2017

Stock ExchangeNMS
Market Capitalization$136.65B
Trade Volume (Average Trading Volume)1,535,766 (2,814,920)
Price/Sales5.90
Price/Book4.29
P/E17.06
Earning/Share$10.98
Current Year EPS Estimate$12.57
Next Year EPS Estimate$12.79
Previous Closing Price$186.32
50 Day Price Moving Average$175.99
200 Day Price Moving Average$169.31
Dividend Yield2.45%
1 yr Target Price$187.25
Ex-Dividend Date8/15/2017
PEG Ratio3.63
Short Ratio2.81
EBITDA$12.36B

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Mutual Funds with Amgen Inc. (AMGN) Stock in its top 10 holdings

FundCategoryAMGN Holding Percentage
American Century Disciplined Growth CLarge Growth1.97%
American Funds Growth Fund of Amer BLarge Growth1.74%
American Funds Invmt Co of Amer BLarge Blend4.82%

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