Verrica Pharmaceuticals (VRCA) Gets a Hold Rating from Needham

In a report released today, Serge Belanger from Needham maintained a Hold rating on Verrica Pharmaceuticals (VRCAResearch Report). The company’s shares closed last Tuesday at $2.33, close to its 52-week low of $1.77.

According to, Belanger is a 1-star analyst with an average return of -2.6% and a 39.6% success rate. Belanger covers the Healthcare sector, focusing on stocks such as Clarus Therapeutics Holdings, Amphastar Pharmaceuticals, and Collegium Pharmaceutical.

The word on The Street in general, suggests a Moderate Buy analyst consensus rating for Verrica Pharmaceuticals with a $11.50 average price target.

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Verrica Pharmaceuticals’ market cap is currently $64.12M and has a P/E ratio of -1.50.

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Verrica Pharmaceuticals, Inc. operates as a clinical-stage medical dermatology company, which engages in identifying, developing, and commercializing pharmaceutical products for the treatment of skin diseases. Its lead product VP-102, is a proprietary topical therapy used in common skin indications including Molluscum contagiosum and Verruca Vulgaris. The company was founded by Matthew Davidson on July 3, 2013 and is headquartered in West Chester, PA.

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