Opexa Therapeutics IncFind Ratings Reports
OPEXA THERAPEUTICS INC's gross profit margin for the first quarter of its fiscal year 2017 has significantly increased when compared to the same period a year ago. Even though sales decreased, the net income has increased. OPEXA THERAPEUTICS INC is extremely liquid. Currently, the Quick Ratio is 3.45 which clearly shows the ability to cover any short-term cash needs. OPXA managed to increase the liquidity from the same period a year ago, despite already having very strong liquidity to begin with. This would indicate improved cash flow.
At the same time, stockholders' equity ("net worth") has significantly decreased by 70.53% from the same quarter last year. Overall, the key liquidity measurements indicate that the company is very unlikely to face financial difficulties in the near future.
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|Income Statement||Q1 FY17||Q1 FY16|
|Net Sales ($mil)||0.0||0.73|
|Net Income ($mil)||-0.93||-2.16|
|Balance Sheet||Q1 FY17||Q1 FY16|
|Cash & Equiv. ($mil)||2.82||9.96|
|Total Assets ($mil)||3.06||11.65|
|Total Debt ($mil)||0.09||0.09|
|Profitability||Q1 FY17||Q1 FY16|
|Gross Profit Margin||0.0||-287.74|
|Return on Assets||-220.45||-92.91|
|Return on Equity||-300.89||-142.3|
|Debt||Q1 FY17||Q1 FY16|
|Share Data||Q1 FY17||Q1 FY16|
|Shares outstanding (mil)||7.66||6.98|
|Div / share||0.0||0.0|
|Book value / share||0.29||1.09|
|Institutional Own %||n/a||n/a|
|Avg Daily Volume||75057.0||613789.0|
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 2.02 indicates a discount versus the S&P 500 average of 3.08 and a significant discount versus the industry average of 10.14. The price-to-sales ratio is similar to the S&P 500 average, but it is significantly below the industry average, indicating a discount. After reviewing these and other key valuation criteria, OPEXA THERAPEUTICS INC proves to trade at a discount to investment alternatives within the industry.
|OPXA NM||Peers 38.34||OPXA NM||Peers 38.77|
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.
OPXA'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.
OPXA's P/CF is negative making the measure meaningless.
|OPXA NA||Peers 23.74||OPXA NA||Peers 0.50|
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.
OPXA'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.
|OPXA 2.02||Peers 10.14||OPXA 42.34||Peers -9.46|
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.
OPXA is trading at a significant discount to its peers.
Higher. Elevated earnings growth rates can lead to capital appreciation and justify higher price-to-earnings ratios.
OPXA is expected to have an earnings growth rate that significantly exceeds its peers.
|OPXA 2.07||Peers 160.09||OPXA -25.00||Peers 474.74|
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.
OPXA 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.
OPXA significantly trails its peers on the basis of sales growth