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IONIS PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.

NASDAQ: IONS
56.21
-0.30
-0.53%

Sector

Healthcare

Industry

Biotechnology & Medical Research

Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is engaged in discovering and developing ribonucleic acid (RNA)-targeted therapeutics. The Company, using its drug discovery platform, has developed a pipeline of drugs for patients with unmet medical needs. The Company's segments include Ionis Core and Akcea Therapeutics. In the Ionis Core segment, the Company is engaged in exploiting a drug discovery platform to generate a pipeline of drugs for the Company and its partners. The Akcea Therapeutics segment includes the operations of the Company's subsidiary, Akcea Therapeutics, Inc. (Akcea Therapeutics). Akcea Therapeutics is focused on developing and commercializing volanesorsen and other clinical-stage drugs for serious cardiometabolic diseases caused by lipid disorders. The Company is developing volanesorsen to treat two severe and rare, genetically defined diseases, familial chylomicronemia (FCS) and familial partial lipodystrophy (FPL). The Company offers SPINRAZA, a Generation 2.0+ antisense drug.

Key People

Stanley T. Crooke

Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors

Elizabeth L. Hougen

Senior Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer

B. Lynne Parshall

Director

Patrick R. O'Neil

Senior Vice President, Legal, General Counsel, Chief Compliance Officer and Corporate Secretary

C. Frank Bennett

Chief Scientific Officer

Incorporated

1991

Employees

817

Insider Trades
  • Recent
  • All
  • Date

  • Name

  • Transaction

  • Shares

  • Price(s)

  • Value

    • 7/1/2020

    • LOSCALZO JOSEPH

    • NA

    • 4,000

    • -

    • -

    • 7/1/2020

    • KLEIN JOSEPH S III

    • NA

    • 4,000

    • -

    • -

    • 7/1/2020

    • WENDER JOSEPH H

    • NA

    • 4,000

    • -

    • -

    • 7/1/2020

    • REIKES PETER N.

    • NA

    • 1,778

    • -

    • -

    • 7/1/2020

    • HAYDEN (MICHAEL R)

    • NA

    • 1,778

    • -

    • -

    • 7/1/2020

    • CASTLEMAN BREAUX

    • NA

    • 4,000

    • -

    • -

    • 7/1/2020

    • BERTHELSEN SPENCER R

    • NA

    • 4,000

    • -

    • -

    • 7/1/2020

    • HERMAN JOAN E

    • NA

    • 1,778

    • -

    • -

    • 7/1/2020

    • MUTO FREDERICK T

    • NA

    • 4,000

    • -

    • -

    • 7/1/2020

    • PARSHALL B LYNNE

    • NA

    • 2,667

    • -

    • -

    • 6/30/2020

    • MUTO FREDERICK T

    • NA

    • 15,000

    • 9.22

    • 138,300.00

    • 6/25/2020

    • CASTLEMAN BREAUX

    • Sold

    • 10,000

    • 60.00

    • 600,000.00

    • 6/25/2020

    • CASTLEMAN BREAUX

    • NA

    • 10,000

    • 26.66

    • 266,600.00

    • 6/25/2020

    • BENNETT C FRANK

    • NA

    • 15,000

    • 39.87

    • 598,050.00

    • 6/25/2020

    • BENNETT C FRANK

    • Sold

    • 15,000

    • 59.77

    • 896,505.00

    • 6/24/2020

    • CROOKE STANLEY T

    • Sold

    • 14,914

    • 60.11

    • 896,444.75

    • 6/23/2020

    • BERTHELSEN SPENCER R

    • Sold

    • 15,000

    • 58.76

    • 881,400.00

    • 6/23/2020

    • BERTHELSEN SPENCER R

    • NA

    • 15,000

    • 9.22

    • 138,300.00

    • 6/17/2020

    • CROOKE STANLEY T

    • Sold

    • 27,000

    • 58.33

    • 1,574,775.00

    • 6/10/2020

    • HERMAN JOAN E

    • NA

    • 3,556

    • -

    • -

    • Date

    • Name

    • Transaction

    • Shares

    • Price(s)

    • Value

      • 7/1/2020

      • LOSCALZO JOSEPH

      • NA

      • 4,000

      • -

      • -

      • 7/1/2020

      • KLEIN JOSEPH S III

      • NA

      • 4,000

      • -

      • -

      • 7/1/2020

      • WENDER JOSEPH H

      • NA

      • 4,000

      • -

      • -

      • 7/1/2020

      • REIKES PETER N.

      • NA

      • 1,778

      • -

      • -

      • 7/1/2020

      • HAYDEN (MICHAEL R)

      • NA

      • 1,778

      • -

      • -

      • 7/1/2020

      • CASTLEMAN BREAUX

      • NA

      • 4,000

      • -

      • -

      • 7/1/2020

      • BERTHELSEN SPENCER R

      • NA

      • 4,000

      • -

      • -

      • 7/1/2020

      • HERMAN JOAN E

      • NA

      • 1,778

      • -

      • -

      • 7/1/2020

      • MUTO FREDERICK T

      • NA

      • 4,000

      • -

      • -

      • 7/1/2020

      • PARSHALL B LYNNE

      • NA

      • 2,667

      • -

      • -

      • 6/30/2020

      • MUTO FREDERICK T

      • NA

      • 15,000

      • 9.22

      • 138,300.00

      • 6/25/2020

      • CASTLEMAN BREAUX

      • Sold

      • 10,000

      • 60.00

      • 600,000.00

      • 6/25/2020

      • CASTLEMAN BREAUX

      • NA

      • 10,000

      • 26.66

      • 266,600.00

      • 6/25/2020

      • BENNETT C FRANK

      • NA

      • 15,000

      • 39.87

      • 598,050.00

      • 6/25/2020

      • BENNETT C FRANK

      • Sold

      • 15,000

      • 59.77

      • 896,505.00

      • 6/24/2020

      • CROOKE STANLEY T

      • Sold

      • 14,914

      • 60.11

      • 896,444.75

      • 6/23/2020

      • BERTHELSEN SPENCER R

      • Sold

      • 15,000

      • 58.76

      • 881,400.00

      • 6/23/2020

      • BERTHELSEN SPENCER R

      • NA

      • 15,000

      • 9.22

      • 138,300.00

      • 6/17/2020

      • CROOKE STANLEY T

      • Sold

      • 27,000

      • 58.33

      • 1,574,775.00

      • 6/10/2020

      • HERMAN JOAN E

      • NA

      • 3,556

      • -

      • -

      • 3/25/2020

      • CROOKE STANLEY T

      • Sold

      • 16,000

      • 47.00

      • 752,000.00

      • 3/19/2020

      • CROOKE STANLEY T

      • Sold

      • 16,000

      • 46.00

      • 736,000.00

      • 3/17/2020

      • CROOKE STANLEY T

      • Sold

      • 20,000

      • 45.00

      • 900,000.00

      • 3/17/2020

      • CROOKE STANLEY T

      • Sold

      • 20,390

      • 45.00

      • 917,550.00

      • 2/10/2020

      • O'NEIL PATRICK R. ESQ.

      • Sold

      • 3,882

      • 59.60

      • 231,367.20

      • 1/15/2020

      • SWAYZE ERIC E. PH.D.

      • NA

      • 6,522

      • -

      • -

      • 1/15/2020

      • O'NEIL PATRICK R. ESQ.

      • NA

      • 12,045

      • -

      • -

      • 1/15/2020

      • MONIA BRETT P

      • NA

      • 19,921

      • -

      • -

      • 1/15/2020

      • GEARY RICHARD S

      • NA

      • 13,139

      • -

      • -

      • 1/15/2020

      • HOUGEN ELIZABETH L

      • NA

      • 12,044

      • -

      • -

      • 1/15/2020

      • BENNETT C FRANK

      • NA

      • 11,711

      • -

      • -

      • 1/15/2020

      • CROOKE STANLEY T

      • NA

      • 42,960

      • -

      • -

      • 1/15/2020

      • PARSHALL B LYNNE

      • NA

      • 15,136

      • -

      • -

      • 1/2/2020

      • MONIA BRETT P

      • Sold

      • 173

      • 60.25

      • 10,423.25

      • 12/23/2019

      • KLEIN JOSEPH S III

      • Sold

      • 1,000

      • 61.87

      • 61,874.20

      • 12/23/2019

      • KLEIN JOSEPH S III

      • NA

      • 1,000

      • 35.53

      • 35,530.00

      • 12/20/2019

      • HOUGEN ELIZABETH L

      • NA

      • 10,634

      • 10.82

      • 115,059.88

      • 12/16/2019

      • KLEIN JOSEPH S III

      • NA

      • 1,000

      • 35.53

      • 35,530.00

      • 12/16/2019

      • KLEIN JOSEPH S III

      • Sold

      • 1,000

      • 65.45

      • 65,446.50

      • 12/9/2019

      • KLEIN JOSEPH S III

      • NA

      • 1,000

      • 35.53

      • 35,530.00

      • 12/9/2019

      • KLEIN JOSEPH S III

      • Sold

      • 1,000

      • 63.74

      • 63,744.70

      • 12/6/2019

      • CROOKE STANLEY T

      • Sold

      • 25,000

      • NA

      • NA

      • 12/4/2019

      • HOUGEN ELIZABETH L

      • Sold

      • 4,566

      • 65.00

      • 296,790.00

      • 12/4/2019

      • HOUGEN ELIZABETH L

      • NA

      • 4,566

      • 10.82

      • 49,404.12

      • 12/4/2019

      • GEARY RICHARD S

      • Sold

      • 10,000

      • 65.00

      • 650,000.00

      • 12/4/2019

      • GEARY RICHARD S

      • NA

      • 10,000

      • 14.69

      • 146,900.00

      • 11/25/2019

      • KLEIN JOSEPH S III

      • Sold

      • 812

      • 62.90

      • 51,074.80

      • 11/25/2019

      • HOUGEN ELIZABETH L

      • Sold

      • 4,000

      • 62.50

      • 250,000.00

      • 11/25/2019

      • HOUGEN ELIZABETH L

      • NA

      • 4,000

      • 10.82

      • 43,280.00

      • 11/20/2019

      • KLEIN JOSEPH S III

      • Sold

      • 2,000

      • 60.00

      • 120,000.00

      • 11/20/2019

      • MONIA BRETT P

      • Sold

      • 5,776

      • 60.01

      • 346,617.76

      • 11/19/2019

      • HOUGEN ELIZABETH L

      • NA

      • 4,000

      • 10.82

      • 43,280.00

      • 11/19/2019

      • HOUGEN ELIZABETH L

      • Sold

      • 4,000

      • 58.80

      • 235,200.00

      • 10/15/2019

      • REIKES PETER N.

      • NA

      • 1,778

      • -

      • -

      • 10/15/2019

      • HAYDEN (MICHAEL R)

      • NA

      • 1,778

      • -

      • -

      • 8/20/2019

      • CROOKE STANLEY T

      • Sold

      • 22,000

      • 72.15

      • 1,587,300.00

      • 8/20/2019

      • CROOKE STANLEY T

      • NA

      • 22,000

      • 39.87

      • 877,140.00

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