Neuralstem IncFind Ratings Reports
NEURALSTEM INC's gross profit margin for the third 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. NEURALSTEM INC has weak liquidity. Currently, the Quick Ratio is 0.73 which shows a lack of ability to cover short-term cash needs. The company's liquidity has decreased from the same period last year.
At the same time, stockholders' equity ("net worth") has significantly decreased by 142.51% from the same quarter last year. Overall, the key liquidity measurements indicate that the company is in a position in which financial difficulties could develop in the future.
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|Income Statement||Q3 FY16||Q3 FY15|
|Net Sales ($mil)||0.0||0.0|
|Net Income ($mil)||-5.22||-5.64|
|Balance Sheet||Q3 FY16||Q3 FY15|
|Cash & Equiv. ($mil)||5.68||18.15|
|Total Assets ($mil)||8.45||21.14|
|Total Debt ($mil)||4.83||9.08|
|Profitability||Q3 FY16||Q3 FY15|
|Gross Profit Margin||-160633.33||-170300.0|
|Return on Assets||-241.91||-102.36|
|Return on Equity||0.0||-243.08|
|Debt||Q3 FY16||Q3 FY15|
|Share Data||Q3 FY16||Q3 FY15|
|Shares outstanding (mil)||8.83||7.06|
|Div / share||0.0||0.0|
|Book value / share||-0.43||1.26|
|Institutional Own %||n/a||n/a|
|Avg Daily Volume||449382.0||517047.0|
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.
|CUR NM||Peers 38.87||CUR NM||Peers 22.28|
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.
CUR'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.
CUR's P/CF is negative making the measure meaningless.
|CUR NM||Peers 58.77||CUR NA||Peers 0.49|
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.
CUR'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.
|CUR NM||Peers 11.85||CUR 12.50||Peers 165.61|
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.
CUR'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, CUR is expected to significantly trail its peers on the basis of its earnings growth rate.
|CUR 4813.71||Peers 256.31||CUR -23.08||Peers 609.16|
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.
CUR is trading at a significant premium to its industry.
Lower. A sales growth rate that trails the industry implies that a company is losing market share.
CUR significantly trails its peers on the basis of sales growth