Overall market sentiment has been neutral on Kazia Therapeutics Ltd (KZIA) stock lately. KZIA receives a Neutral rating from InvestorsObserver's Stock Sentiment Indicator.
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What's Happening With KZIA Stock Today?
Kazia Therapeutics Ltd (KZIA) stock is trading at $6.07 as of 1:39 PM on Thursday, Aug 13, an increase of $0.34, or 5.93% from the previous closing price of $5.73. The stock has traded between $5.64 and $6.10 so far today. Volume today is less active than usual. So far 143,826 shares have traded compared to average volume of 854,676 shares.
More About Kazia Therapeutics Ltd
Kazia Therapeutics Ltd is an oncology-focused biotechnology company, developing innovative anti-cancer drugs. The group is developing GDC-0084, a potential treatment for glioblastoma; Cantrixil, being developed for the treatment of ovarian cancer; and Others.