Viking Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: VKTX) is the focus of IBN’s latest stock spotlight. The company’s shares have moved 4.46% on the day to $25.43.
Viking Therapeutics, Inc., a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, focuses on the development of novel therapies for metabolic and endocrine disorders. The company’s lead drug candidate is VK2809, an orally available tissue and receptor-subtype selective agonist of the thyroid hormone receptor beta (TRß), which is in Phase IIb clinical trials to treat patients with biopsy-confirmed non-alcoholic steatohepatitis, as well as NAFLD.
So far today, approximately 1.2M shares of Viking Therapeutics, Inc. have been exchanged, as compared to an average 30-day volume of 3.64M shares.
Viking Therapeutics, Inc. share prices have moved between a 52-week high of $25.72 and a 52-week low of $2.02. The stock has moved 7.57% over the past week.
To learn more about Viking Therapeutics, Inc., visit the company’s website at https://www.vikingtherapeutics.com.
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