THERAVANCE INC's gross profit margin for the first quarter of its fiscal year 2015 has significantly decreased when compared to the same period a year ago. Even though it increased sales and net income significantly, the company was unable to grow at a faster pace than its industry competitors.
At the same time, stockholders' equity ("net worth") has significantly decreased by 198.81% from the same quarter last year.
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|Income Statement||Q1 FY15||Q1 FY14|
|Net Sales ($mil)||6.9||-0.78|
|Net Income ($mil)||-10.67||-67.7|
|Balance Sheet||Q1 FY15||Q1 FY14|
|Cash & Equiv. ($mil)||0.0||370.92|
|Total Assets ($mil)||488.7||605.03|
|Total Debt ($mil)||732.06||287.5|
|Profitability||Q1 FY15||Q1 FY14|
|Gross Profit Margin||11.19||1887.56|
|Return on Assets||-22.8||-33.22|
|Return on Equity||0.0||-13.7|
|Debt||Q1 FY15||Q1 FY14|
|Share Data||Q1 FY15||Q1 FY14|
|Shares outstanding (mil)||116.3||112.52|
|Div / share||0.25||0.0|
|Book value / share||-2.24||2.34|
|Institutional Own %||n/a||n/a|
|Avg Daily Volume||871296.0||907706.0|
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. Along with this, the price-to-book ratio is also meaningless due to a negative book value for the company, making any comparisons useless. The price-to-sales ratio is well above both the S&P 500 average and the industry average, indicating a premium.
|THRX NM||Peers 32.60||THRX NA||Peers 23.40|
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.
THRX'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.
|THRX 42.29||Peers 18.05||THRX NA||Peers 0.99|
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.
THRX'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.
|THRX NM||Peers 9.68||THRX -76.47||Peers 0.94|
Neutral. 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.
THRX's P/B is negative making this valuation measure meaningless.
Lower. Elevated earnings growth rates can lead to capital appreciation and justify higher price-to-earnings ratios.
However, THRX is expected to significantly trail its peers on the basis of its earnings growth rate.
|THRX 116.01||Peers 8.08||THRX 562.92||Peers 10.74|
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.
THRX is trading at a significant premium to its industry.
Higher. A sales growth rate that exceeds the industry implies that a company is gaining market share.
THRX has a sales growth rate that significantly exceeds its peers.
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