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BioTime Inc
BTX : AMEX : Health Care
$3.78 | %
Today's Range: 3.59 - 3.86
Avg. Daily Volume: 199,600
12/26/14 - 4:02 PM ET

Financial Analysis


BIOTIME INC's gross profit margin for the third quarter of its fiscal year 2014 has significantly increased when compared to the same period a year ago. The company grew its sales and net income significantly quarter versus same quarter a year prior, and was able to outpace the average competitor in the industry when comparing revenue growth, but not when comparing net income growth. BIOTIME INC has average liquidity. Currently, the Quick Ratio is 1.46 which shows that technically this company has the ability to cover short-term cash needs. The company's liquidity has decreased from the same period last year, indicating deteriorating cash flow.

During the same period, stockholders' equity ("net worth") has decreased by 15.13% from the same quarter last year. Together, the key liquidity measurements indicate that it is relatively unlikely that the company will face financial difficulties in the near future.

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Income Statement Q3 FY14 Q3 FY13
Net Sales ($mil)1.190.72
EBITDA ($mil)-10.50.0
EBIT ($mil)-12.14-10.2
Net Income ($mil)-8.27-9.0


Balance Sheet Q3 FY14 Q3 FY13
Cash & Equiv. ($mil)7.426.72
Total Assets ($mil)55.6630.85
Total Debt ($mil)0.110.0
Equity ($mil)10.9812.94


Profitability Q3 FY14 Q3 FY13
Gross Profit Margin-881.44-1426.71
EBITDA Margin-881.440.0
Operating Margin-1019.06-1426.71
Sales Turnover0.090.12
Return on Assets-81.64-98.22
Return on Equity-414.11-234.2
Debt Q3 FY14 Q3 FY13
Current Ratio1.721.89
Debt/Capital0.010.0
Interest Expense0.010.0
Interest Coverage-1517.130.0


Share Data Q3 FY14 Q3 FY13
Shares outstanding (mil)68.2955.62
Div / share0.00.0
EPS-0.12-0.16
Book value / share0.160.23
Institutional Own % n/a n/a
Avg Daily Volume216924.0237356.0

Valuation


SELL. The current P/E ratio is negative, which has no meaningful value in the assessment of premium or discount valuation, it simply displays that the company has negative earnings. For additional comparison, its price-to-book ratio of 21.53 indicates a significant premium versus the S&P 500 average of 2.76 and a significant premium versus the industry average of 11.96. The price-to-sales ratio is well above the S&P 500 average, but well below the industry average. After reviewing these and other key valuation criteria, BIOTIME INC proves to trade at a premium to investment alternatives within the industry.


Price/Earnings
1 2 3 4 5
premium   discount
  Price/Cash Flow
1 2 3 4 5
premium   discount
BTX NM Peers 71.67   BTX NM Peers 33.35

Neutral. The absence of a valid P/E ratio happens when a stock can not be valued on the basis of a negative stream of earnings.

BTX's P/E is negative making this valuation measure meaningless.

 

Neutral. The P/CF ratio, a stock’s price divided by the company's cash flow from operations, is useful for comparing companies with different capital requirements or financing structures.

BTX's P/CF is negative making the measure meaningless.

 
Price/Projected
Earnings
1 2 3 4 5
premium   discount
  Price to
Earnings/Growth
1 2 3 4 5
premium   discount
BTX NA Peers 27.35   BTX NA Peers 2.64

Neutral. A lower price-to-projected earnings ratio than its peers can signify a less expensive stock or lower future growth potential.

Ratio not available.

 

Neutral. The PEG ratio is the stock’s P/E divided by the consensus estimate of long-term earnings growth. Faster growth can justify higher price multiples.

Ratio not available.

 
Price/Book
1 2 3 4 5
premium   discount
  Earnings Growth
1 2 3 4 5
lower   higher
BTX 21.53 Peers 11.96   BTX -31.57 Peers 32.11

Premium. A higher price-to-book ratio makes a stock less attractive to investors seeking stocks with lower market values per dollar of equity on the balance sheet.

BTX is trading at a significant premium to its peers.

 

Lower. Elevated earnings growth rates can lead to capital appreciation and justify higher price-to-earnings ratios.

However, BTX is expected to significantly trail its peers on the basis of its earnings growth rate.

 
Price/Sales
1 2 3 4 5
premium   discount
  Sales Growth
1 2 3 4 5
premium   discount
BTX 44.92 Peers 197.44   BTX 39.69 Peers 73.03

Discount. In the absence of P/E and P/B multiples, the price-to-sales ratio can display the value investors are placing on each dollar of sales.

BTX is trading at a significant discount to its industry on this measurement.

 

Lower. A sales growth rate that trails the industry implies that a company is losing market share.

BTX significantly trails its peers on the basis of sales growth

 

 

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