Viking Therapeutics, Inc. (VKTX)


Viking Therapeutics, Inc. (VKTX)

$8.02 USD

0.07 (0.88%)

Updated Jun 25 8:00pm

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Ranked of 207 in Medical - Pharmaceuticals

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Viking Therapeutics, Inc. (VKTX) Company Bio


Viking Therapeutics, Inc., a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, focuses on the development of novel therapies for metabolic and endocrine disorders. Its lead clinical program, VK5211, is an orally available, non-steroidal selective androgen receptor modulator in Phase II development for the treatment of patients recovering from non-elective hip fracture surgery; in Phase I clinical trials for improving lean body mass; and in pre-clinical trial for improving bone mineral density, bone mineral content, bone strength, and other measures. The company is also developing VK2809, an orally available, tissue and receptor-subtype selective agonist of the thyroid hormone receptor beta, which is in a Phase II clinical trial for the treatment of patients with hypercholesterolemia and fatty liver disease; and in a Phase I clinical trial to treat patients who suffer from glycogen storage disease type Ia. In addition, it is developing VK0214 for X-linked adrenoleukodystrophy, which is in pre-clinical stage. Viking Therapeutics, Inc. was founded in 2012 and is based in San Diego, California.

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VKTX Price/Volume Stats

Current price $8.02
Prev. close $7.95
Day low $7.95
Day high $8.18
50-day MA $8.24
200-day MA $10.11
52-week high $24.00
52-week low $6.97
Volume 1,463,600
Avg. volume 2,754,150
Dividend yield N/A
Market Cap 577.82M

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VKTX Returns

1-mo -6.09%
3-mo -5.76%
6-mo 5.94%
1-year -22.96%
3-year 546.77%
5-year N/A
YTD 4.84%
2018 88.42%
2017 241.18%
2016 -65.10%
2015 N/A
2014 N/A
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