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
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
NITE Nightstar Therapeutics Ltd. Jefferies/ Leerink Partners/ BMO Capital Markets 5.36 Million 75.04 Million
HAIR Restoration Robotics National Securities Corporation 3.13 Million 25 Million

Historical IPO Database

Last 67 IPO's

index Ticker Company IPO price Price after first day Current price Return Offer date
1 CELC Celcuity $9.50 $14.29 $13.63 43.47% 09/20/2017
2 KRYS Krystal Biotech $10.00 $10.64 $10.06 0.60% 09/20/2017
3 ZLAB Zai Lab Ltd. $18.00 $27.93 $27.73 54.06% 09/20/2017
4 ZEAL Zealand Pharma A/S $17.87 $17.82 $17.90 0.17% 08/09/2017
5 CMTA Clementia Pharmaceuticals $15.00 $16.35 $17.71 18.07% 08/02/2017
6 SNNA Sienna Biopharmaceuticals $15.00 $19.25 $21.96 46.40% 07/27/2017
7 PETQ PetIQ $16.00 $23.32 $25.31 58.19% 07/21/2017
8 KALA Kala Pharmaceuticals $15.00 $18.49 $20.69 37.93% 07/20/2017
9 AKCA Akcea Therapeutics $8.00 $9.48 $26.62 232.75% 07/14/2017
10 CODX Co-Diagnostics $6.00 $5.81 $6.01 0.17% 07/12/2017
11 ALRN Aileron Therapeutics $15.00 $10.80 $12.79 -14.73% 06/29/2017
12 DOVA Dova Pharmaceuticals $17.00 $19.81 $24.54 44.35% 06/29/2017
13 MRSN Mersana Therapeutics $15.00 $14.00 $18.06 20.40% 06/28/2017
14 ATXI Avenue Therapeutics $6.00 $8.25 $5.45 -9.17% 06/27/2017
15 ATNX Athenex $11.00 $12.56 $16.83 53.00% 06/14/2017
16 IMRNW Immuron Ltd (warrants) N/A N/A $0.83 0.00% 06/09/2017
17 IMRN Immuron Ltd (stock) $9.99 N/A $5.95 -40.44% 06/09/2017
18 ARGX argenx SE $17.00 $23.00 $23.00 35.29% 05/18/2017
19 GTHX G1 Therapeutics $15.00 $15.00 $24.73 64.87% 05/17/2017
20 OVID Ovid Therapeutics $15.00 $12.25 $8.46 -43.60% 05/05/2017
21 BHVN Biohaven Pharmaceutical Holding $17.00 $17.50 $36.88 116.94% 05/04/2017
22 BOLT BioLight Life Sciences Ltd. N/A N/A N/A 0.00% 05/04/2017
23 URGN UroGen Pharma Ltd. $13.00 $13.98 $30.49 134.54% 05/04/2017
24 ZYME Zymeworks $13.00 $13.00 $8.00 -38.46% 04/28/2017
25 VRNA Verona Pharma plc $13.50 $13.50 $13.50 0.00% 04/27/2017
26 TOCA Tocagen $10.00 $12.45 $11.67 16.70% 04/13/2017
27 VLRX Valeritas Holdings $10.00 $7.12 $7.12 -28.80% 03/23/2017
28 BYSI BeyondSpring $20.00 $16.80 $38.60 93.00% 03/09/2017
29 JNCE Jounce Therapeutics $16.00 $17.25 $14.97 -6.44% 01/27/2017
30 ANAB AnaptysBio $15.00 $17.00 $34.10 127.33% 01/26/2017
31 OBSV ObsEva SA $15.00 $11.65 $7.70 -48.67% 01/26/2017
32 MYOV Myovant Sciences Ltd. $15.00 $13.26 $12.26 -18.27% 10/27/2016
33 RARX Ra Pharmaceuticals $13.00 $13.00 $14.50 11.54% 10/26/2016
34 IRTC iRhythm Technologies $17.00 $26.05 $51.61 203.59% 10/20/2016
35 CRSP CRISPR Therapeutics AG $14.00 $14.00 $18.97 35.50% 10/19/2016
36 AZRX AzurRx BioPharma $5.50 $4.98 $4.53 -17.64% 10/11/2016
37 OBLN Obalon Therapeutics $15.00 $15.00 $9.86 -34.27% 10/06/2016
38 FLGT Fulgent Genetics $9.00 $9.18 $4.57 -49.22% 09/29/2016
39 ACIU AC Immune SA $11.00 $15.66 $10.24 -6.91% 09/23/2016
40 NOVN Novan $11.00 $18.10 $5.40 -50.91% 09/21/2016
41 MEDP Medpace Holdings $23.00 $27.79 $31.32 36.17% 08/11/2016
42 PTGX Protagonist Therapeutics $12.00 $11.70 $16.85 40.42% 08/11/2016
43 GEMP Gemphire Therapeutics $10.00 $9.20 $9.88 -1.20% 08/05/2016
44 TCMD Tactile Systems Technology $10.00 $11.08 $30.86 208.60% 07/28/2016
45 KDMN Kadmon Holdings $12.00 $9.70 $3.52 -70.67% 07/26/2016
46 PTHN Patheon N.V. $21.00 $24.99 $34.98 66.57% 07/21/2016
47 BOLD Audentes Therapeutics $15.00 $15.13 $27.31 82.07% 07/20/2016
48 SYRS Syros Pharmaceuticals $12.50 $18.15 $14.93 19.44% 06/30/2016
49 SELB Selecta Biosciences $14.00 $14.00 $19.17 36.93% 06/22/2016
50 CLSD Clearside Biomedical $7.00 $7.25 $8.30 18.57% 06/02/2016
51 RETA Reata Pharmaceuticals $11.00 $13.70 $31.75 188.64% 05/26/2016
52 MRUS Merus B.V. $10.00 $10.04 $18.32 83.20% 05/19/2016
53 PZRX PhaseRx $5.00 $5.02 $0.95 -81.00% 05/18/2016
54 ONSIU Oncobiologics $6.00 $4.80 $4.62 -23.00% 05/13/2016
55 NTLA Intellia Therapeutics $18.00 $22.10 $24.70 37.22% 05/06/2016
56 SBPH Spring Bank Pharmaceuticals $12.00 $11.10 $15.49 29.08% 05/06/2016
57 ARA American Renal Associates Holdings $22.00 $26.50 $14.25 -35.23% 04/21/2016
58 AGLE Aeglea BioTherapeutics $10.00 $9.77 $4.86 -51.40% 04/07/2016
59 CRVS Corvus Pharmaceuticals $15.00 $14.25 $16.25 8.33% 03/23/2016
60 SNDX Syndax Pharmaceuticals $12.00 $12.01 $11.35 -5.42% 03/03/2016
61 AVXS AveXis $20.00 $18.05 $92.11 360.55% 02/11/2016
62 PTI Proteostasis Therapeutics $8.00 $6.64 $1.96 -75.50% 02/11/2016
63 BGNE BeiGene, Ltd. $24.00 $28.32 $85.14 254.75% 02/03/2016
64 EDIT Editas Medicine $16.00 $18.20 $22.85 42.81% 02/03/2016
65 AXSM Axsome Therapeutics $9.00 $8.74 $5.55 -38.33% 11/19/2015
66 AAAP Advanced Accelerator Applications S.A. $16.00 $24.50 $55.05 244.06% 11/11/2015
67 GI EndoChoice Holdings (ECPM Holdings) $15.00 $17.00 $8.00 -46.67% 06/05/2015