Biotech IPO Calendar

The BioPharmCatalyst Biotech Stock IPO Calendar gives a brief rundown of upcoming biotech initial public offerings. 

The Historical Biotech IPO Database below tracks most listings over at least the previous 12 months.

As readers will note below, IPOs in the biotech space can surge over 300% within just a year or two. Conversely, it is not uncommon to see stocks also lose over half their value.

Filter by offer date, IPO price and return to date.

As of mid-September, 2017, 37 of the 62 (60%) of Healthcare IPOs since 2016 have exhibited a positive return.

10 IPOs have shown returns of over 100% while FIVE have seen the value of their company fall by over half. 

For a full list of over 400 biotech and pharma companies listed on BioPharmCatalyst we suggest you visit the Biotech Stocks page to search for your ticker of choice.

Upcoming catalysts that are often responsible for the high volatility in such stocks can be found in the BioPharmCatalyst FDA Calendar.


Data generously supplied by IPOScoop.com


Ticker Company Company lead managers Shares Estimated volume Expected trade date
CELC Celcuity Craig-Hallum Capital Group 2 Million 18 Million
KRYS Krystal Biotech Ladenburg Thalmann 3 Million 30 Million
ZLAB Zai Lab Ltd. J.P. Morgan/ Citigroup/ Leerink Partners 5.88 Million 100 Million
DCPH Deciphera Pharmaceuticals J.P. Morgan/ Piper Jaffray 6.25 Million 100 Million
NCNA NuCana plc Citigroup/ Jefferies/ Cowen 6.67 Million 100.01 Million

Historical IPO Database

Last 64 IPO's

index Ticker Company IPO price Price after first day Current price Return Offer date
1 ZEAL Zealand Pharma A/S $17.87 $17.82 $17.90 0.17% 08/09/2017
2 CMTA Clementia Pharmaceuticals $15.00 $16.35 $16.61 10.73% 08/02/2017
3 SNNA Sienna Biopharmaceuticals $15.00 $19.25 $22.23 48.20% 07/27/2017
4 PETQ PetIQ $16.00 $23.32 $23.26 45.38% 07/21/2017
5 KALA Kala Pharmaceuticals $15.00 $18.49 $21.99 46.60% 07/20/2017
6 AKCA Akcea Therapeutics $8.00 $9.48 $24.00 200.00% 07/14/2017
7 CODX Co-Diagnostics $6.00 $5.81 $5.45 -9.17% 07/12/2017
8 ALRN Aileron Therapeutics $15.00 $10.80 $11.59 -22.73% 06/29/2017
9 DOVA Dova Pharmaceuticals $17.00 $19.81 $26.16 53.88% 06/29/2017
10 MRSN Mersana Therapeutics $15.00 $14.00 $15.92 6.13% 06/28/2017
11 ATXI Avenue Therapeutics $6.00 $8.25 $5.55 -7.50% 06/27/2017
12 ATNX Athenex $11.00 $12.56 $17.03 54.82% 06/14/2017
13 IMRN Immuron Ltd (stock) $9.99 N/A $5.75 -42.44% 06/09/2017
14 IMRNW Immuron Ltd (warrants) N/A N/A $0.90 0.00% 06/09/2017
15 ARGX argenx SE $17.00 $23.00 $23.00 35.29% 05/18/2017
16 GTHX G1 Therapeutics $15.00 $15.00 $24.77 65.13% 05/17/2017
17 OVID Ovid Therapeutics $15.00 $12.25 $9.26 -38.27% 05/05/2017
18 BHVN Biohaven Pharmaceutical Holding $17.00 $17.50 $37.35 119.71% 05/04/2017
19 BOLT BioLight Life Sciences Ltd. N/A N/A N/A 0.00% 05/04/2017
20 URGN UroGen Pharma Ltd. $13.00 $13.98 $32.13 147.15% 05/04/2017
21 ZYME Zymeworks $13.00 $13.00 $7.93 -39.00% 04/28/2017
22 VRNA Verona Pharma plc $13.50 $13.50 $13.50 0.00% 04/27/2017
23 TOCA Tocagen $10.00 $12.45 $13.10 31.00% 04/13/2017
24 VLRX Valeritas Holdings $10.00 $7.12 $7.12 -28.80% 03/23/2017
25 BYSI BeyondSpring $20.00 $16.80 $38.11 90.55% 03/09/2017
26 JNCE Jounce Therapeutics $16.00 $17.25 $15.40 -3.75% 01/27/2017
27 ANAB AnaptysBio $15.00 $17.00 $35.80 138.67% 01/26/2017
28 OBSV ObsEva SA $15.00 $11.65 $7.27 -51.53% 01/26/2017
29 MYOV Myovant Sciences Ltd. $15.00 $13.26 $13.14 -12.40% 10/27/2016
30 RARX Ra Pharmaceuticals $13.00 $13.00 $15.44 18.77% 10/26/2016
31 IRTC iRhythm Technologies $17.00 $26.05 $48.80 187.06% 10/20/2016
32 CRSP CRISPR Therapeutics AG $14.00 $14.00 $19.07 36.21% 10/19/2016
33 AZRX AzurRx BioPharma $5.50 $4.98 $4.30 -21.82% 10/11/2016
34 OBLN Obalon Therapeutics $15.00 $15.00 $9.99 -33.40% 10/06/2016
35 FLGT Fulgent Genetics $9.00 $9.18 $4.96 -44.89% 09/29/2016
36 ACIU AC Immune SA $11.00 $15.66 $11.20 1.82% 09/23/2016
37 NOVN Novan $11.00 $18.10 $6.11 -44.45% 09/21/2016
38 MEDP Medpace Holdings $23.00 $27.79 $31.26 35.91% 08/11/2016
39 PTGX Protagonist Therapeutics $12.00 $11.70 $16.54 37.83% 08/11/2016
40 GEMP Gemphire Therapeutics $10.00 $9.20 $9.11 -8.90% 08/05/2016
41 TCMD Tactile Systems Technology $10.00 $11.08 $34.30 243.00% 07/28/2016
42 KDMN Kadmon Holdings $12.00 $9.70 $2.98 -75.17% 07/26/2016
43 PTHN Patheon N.V. $21.00 $24.99 $34.98 66.57% 07/21/2016
44 BOLD Audentes Therapeutics $15.00 $15.13 $25.75 71.67% 07/20/2016
45 SYRS Syros Pharmaceuticals $12.50 $18.15 $17.17 37.36% 06/30/2016
46 SELB Selecta Biosciences $14.00 $14.00 $18.62 33.00% 06/22/2016
47 CLSD Clearside Biomedical $7.00 $7.25 $7.60 8.57% 06/02/2016
48 RETA Reata Pharmaceuticals $11.00 $13.70 $31.88 189.82% 05/26/2016
49 MRUS Merus B.V. $10.00 $10.04 $16.20 62.00% 05/19/2016
50 PZRX PhaseRx $5.00 $5.02 $0.72 -85.60% 05/18/2016
51 ONSIU Oncobiologics $6.00 $4.80 $4.62 -23.00% 05/13/2016
52 NTLA Intellia Therapeutics $18.00 $22.10 $22.81 26.72% 05/06/2016
53 SBPH Spring Bank Pharmaceuticals $12.00 $11.10 $15.44 28.67% 05/06/2016
54 ARA American Renal Associates Holdings $22.00 $26.50 $14.97 -31.95% 04/21/2016
55 AGLE Aeglea BioTherapeutics $10.00 $9.77 $4.63 -53.70% 04/07/2016
56 CRVS Corvus Pharmaceuticals $15.00 $14.25 $17.23 14.87% 03/23/2016
57 SNDX Syndax Pharmaceuticals $12.00 $12.01 $11.85 -1.25% 03/03/2016
58 AVXS AveXis $20.00 $18.05 $91.60 358.00% 02/11/2016
59 PTI Proteostasis Therapeutics $8.00 $6.64 $1.87 -76.63% 02/11/2016
60 BGNE BeiGene, Ltd. $24.00 $28.32 $82.77 244.88% 02/03/2016
61 EDIT Editas Medicine $16.00 $18.20 $21.37 33.56% 02/03/2016
62 AXSM Axsome Therapeutics $9.00 $8.74 $5.10 -43.33% 11/19/2015
63 AAAP Advanced Accelerator Applications S.A. $16.00 $24.50 $57.63 260.19% 11/11/2015
64 GI EndoChoice Holdings (ECPM Holdings) $15.00 $17.00 $8.00 -46.67% 06/05/2015