SANGAMO BIOSCIENCES INC's gross profit margin for the fourth quarter of its fiscal year 2015 has significantly decreased when compared to the same period a year ago. Sales and net income fell significantly, underperforming compared to the average company in its industry.
During the same period, stockholders' equity ("net worth") has decreased by 6.86% from the same quarter last year.
STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12-months. To learn more visit www.TheStreetRatings.com.
|Income Statement||Q4 FY15||Q4 FY14|
|Net Sales ($mil)||9.12||14.95|
|Net Income ($mil)||-14.01||-4.32|
|Balance Sheet||Q4 FY15||Q4 FY14|
|Cash & Equiv. ($mil)||0.0||179.28|
|Total Assets ($mil)||217.24||243.21|
|Total Debt ($mil)||0.0||0.0|
|Profitability||Q4 FY15||Q4 FY14|
|Gross Profit Margin||-171.83||-28.22|
|Return on Assets||-18.73||-10.86|
|Return on Equity||-21.15||-12.78|
|Debt||Q4 FY15||Q4 FY14|
|Share Data||Q4 FY15||Q4 FY14|
|Shares outstanding (mil)||70.04||69.06|
|Div / share||0.0||0.0|
|Book value / share||2.75||2.99|
|Institutional Own %||n/a||n/a|
|Avg Daily Volume||1151354.0||1351602.0|
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 1.99 indicates a discount versus the S&P 500 average of 2.43 and a significant discount versus the industry average of 10.07. 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, SANGAMO BIOSCIENCES INC proves to trade at a discount to investment alternatives within the industry.
|SGMO NM||Peers 35.50||SGMO NA||Peers 38.17|
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.
SGMO's P/E is negative making this valuation measure meaningless.
Neutral. The P/CF ratio is the stock’s price divided by the sum of the company's cash flow from operations. It is useful for comparing companies with different capital requirements or financing structures.
Ratio not available.
|SGMO NM||Peers 15.19||SGMO NA||Peers 0.41|
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.
SGMO'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.
|SGMO 1.99||Peers 10.07||SGMO -48.71||Peers 41.53|
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.
SGMO 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, SGMO is expected to significantly trail its peers on the basis of its earnings growth rate.
|SGMO 9.67||Peers 122.12||SGMO -13.81||Peers 51.32|
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.
SGMO 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.
SGMO significantly trails its peers on the basis of sales growth
Check Out Our Best Services for Investors
- $2.5+ million portfolio
- Large-cap and dividend focus
- Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.
- Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
- Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
- A custom stock screener
- Model portfolio
- Stocks trading below $10
- Intraday trade alerts
More than 30 investing pros with skin in the game give you actionable insight and investment ideas.