PLURISTEM THERAPEUTICS INC's gross profit margin for the first quarter of its fiscal year 2016 has significantly increased when compared to the same period a year ago. Sales have remained unchanged, but net income increased.
During the same period, stockholders' equity ("net worth") has remained virtually unchanged only decreasing by 2.50% from the same quarter last year.
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|Income Statement||Q1 FY16||Q1 FY15|
|Net Sales ($mil)||0.1||0.1|
|Net Income ($mil)||-5.88||-5.91|
|Balance Sheet||Q1 FY16||Q1 FY15|
|Cash & Equiv. ($mil)||47.24||51.14|
|Total Assets ($mil)||60.31||63.83|
|Total Debt ($mil)||0.0||0.0|
|Profitability||Q1 FY16||Q1 FY15|
|Gross Profit Margin||-5290.53||-5394.74|
|Return on Assets||-40.85||-44.0|
|Return on Equity||-47.07||-52.31|
|Debt||Q1 FY16||Q1 FY15|
|Share Data||Q1 FY16||Q1 FY15|
|Shares outstanding (mil)||79.2||69.59|
|Div / share||0.0||0.0|
|Book value / share||0.66||0.77|
|Institutional Own %||n/a||n/a|
|Avg Daily Volume||393898.0||109473.0|
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. To use another comparison, its price-to-book ratio of 1.33 indicates a discount versus the S&P 500 average of 2.51 and a significant discount versus the industry average of 10.43. The price-to-sales ratio is well above both the S&P 500 average and the industry average, indicating a premium. The valuation analysis reveals that, PLURISTEM THERAPEUTICS INC seems to be trading at a premium to investment alternatives within the industry.
|PSTI NM||Peers 38.57||PSTI NM||Peers 42.62|
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.
PSTI'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.
PSTI's P/CF is negative making the measure meaningless.
|PSTI NM||Peers 16.42||PSTI NA||Peers 0.40|
Neutral. The absence of a valid price-to-projected earnings ratio happens when a stock can not be valued on the basis of a negative expected future earnings.
PSTI's ratio is negative making this valuation measure meaningless.
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.
|PSTI 1.33||Peers 10.43||PSTI 23.26||Peers 39.78|
Discount. A lower price-to-book ratio makes a stock more attractive to investors seeking stocks with lower market values per dollar of equity on the balance sheet.
PSTI is trading at a significant discount to its peers.
Lower. Elevated earnings growth rates can lead to capital appreciation and justify higher price-to-earnings ratios.
However, PSTI is expected to significantly trail its peers on the basis of its earnings growth rate.
|PSTI 183.41||Peers 141.92||PSTI 0.00||Peers 53.93|
Premium. 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.
PSTI is trading at a significant premium to its industry.
Neutral. Comparing a company's sales growth to its industry helps to determine if the company is adding or losing market share.
The growth rate for PSTI is not available.
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