A number of firms have modified their ratings and price targets on shares of AcelRx Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: ACRX) recently:

  • 3/14/2017 – AcelRx Pharmaceuticals had its price target lowered by analysts at Stifel Nicolaus from $15.00 to $14.00. They now have a “hold” rating on the stock.
  • 3/6/2017 – AcelRx Pharmaceuticals had its “hold” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Cowen and Company.
  • 3/6/2017 – AcelRx Pharmaceuticals was given a new $15.00 price target on by analysts at Roth Capital. They now have a “buy” rating on the stock.
  • 3/3/2017 – AcelRx Pharmaceuticals had its “outperform” rating reaffirmed by analysts at Royal Bank of Canada. They now have a $6.00 price target on the stock.
  • 2/7/2017 – AcelRx Pharmaceuticals was upgraded by analysts at Zacks Investment Research from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating. According to Zacks, “AcelRx Pharmaceuticals, Inc., is a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of therapies for the treatment of pain. The Company product candidates comprises: ARX-01 or the Sufentanil NanoTab PCA System; ARX-02 or the Sufentanil NanoTab BTP Management System; and ARX-03 or the Sufentanil/Triazolam NanoTab which are in their development stage. Its product ARX-01 is focused on acute post-operative pain, ARX-02 is focused on the treatment of cancer breakthrough pain and ARX-03 is focused on providing mild sedation, anxiety reduction, and pain relief to patients undergoing painful procedures in a physician’s office. AcelRx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is headquartered in Redwood City, California. “

AcelRx Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:ACRX) opened at 3.05 on Tuesday. The company’s 50-day moving average is $3.04 and its 200 day moving average is $3.08. The firm’s market cap is $138.27 million. AcelRx Pharmaceuticals Inc has a 12 month low of $2.40 and a 12 month high of $4.08.

AcelRx Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ACRX) last posted its quarterly earnings data on Thursday, March 2nd. The specialty pharmaceutical company reported ($0.21) earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.24) by $0.03. AcelRx Pharmaceuticals had a negative return on equity of 232.39% and a negative net margin of 347.94%. Equities research analysts expect that AcelRx Pharmaceuticals Inc will post ($1.04) EPS for the current fiscal year.

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AcelRx Pharmaceuticals, Inc is a pharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of therapies for the treatment of moderate-to-severe acute pain. The Company operates through the segment, which includes development and commercialization of product candidates for the treatment of pain.

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