APS:CA:TSX-Aptose Biosciences Inc (CAD)

COMMON STOCK | Biotechnology | TSX

Last Closing Price

CAD 2.53

Change

-0.08 (-3.07)%

Market Cap

CAD 0.23B

Volume

0.03M

Avg Analyst Target

N/A

Avg User Target

CAD
Average Analyst Rating

N/A

Fundamental Analysis

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About

Aptose Biosciences Inc., a clinical-stage biotechnology company, discovers and develops personalized therapies addressing unmet medical needs in oncology in the United States. Its clinical programs is APTO-253, which is a Phase 1a/b clinical trial for the treatment of patients with relapsed or refractory blood cancers, including acute myeloid leukemia and high-risk myelodysplastic syndrome. It has an agreement with CrystalGenomics, Inc. to research, develop, and commercialize CG026806 and CG-806, which are in Phase 1a/b clinical trial for the treatment of patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia, small lymphocytic lymphoma, and certain non-Hodgkin's lymphomas, as well as relapsed/refractory acute myeloid leukemia. The company also has an agreement with OHM Oncology for the development, manufacture, and commercialization of APL-581, a dual bromodomain and extra-terminal domain motif protein and kinase inhibitor program. The company was formerly known as Lorus Therapeutics Inc. and changed its name to Aptose Biosciences Inc. in August 2014. Aptose Biosciences Inc. was incorporated in 1986 and is headquartered in Toronto, Canada. Address: 251 Consumers Road, Toronto, ON, Canada, M2J 4R3

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Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Biotechnology)
Market Performance vs. Exchange
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
YTD  
Capital Gain -54.74% 6% F 2% F
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return -54.74% 6% F 2% F
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain -56.68% 6% F 1% F
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return -56.68% 6% F 1% F
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain 78.17% 73% C 78% C+
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 78.17% 73% C 76% C
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 69.61% 82% B- 96% A
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 69.61% 82% B- 96% A
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 111.98% 29% F 7% F
Risk Adjusted Return 62.16% 94% A 68% D+
Market Capitalization 0.23B 78% C+ 44% F
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 87%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

Key Financial Ratios

  Ratio vs. Industry/Classification
(Biotechnology)
Ratio vs. Market
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Market Value  
Price / Earning Ratio N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Price/Book Ratio 1.96 88% B+ 45% F
Price / Cash Flow Ratio -6.64 44% F 83% B
EV/EBITDA N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity -65.00% 57% F 8% F
Return on Invested Capital -52.40% 50% F 5% F
Return on Assets -37.72% 56% F 4% F
Debt to Equity Ratio N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Technical Ratios  
Short Ratio 15.08 6% F 5% F
Short Percent 0.76% 24% F 64% D
Beta 1.33 47% F 32% F
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 97%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

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Fundamental Analysis Breakdown

This is a composite scorecard based on the application of evaluation criteria deemed most important by analysts. This is not a buy or sell recommendation.

What to like:
High market capitalization

This is one of the largest entities in its sector and is among the top quartile. Such companies tend to be more stable.

Superior risk adjusted returns

This stock has performed well, on a risk adjusted basis, compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile.

Underpriced compared to book value

The stock is trading low compared to its peers on a price to book value basis and is in the top quartile. It may be underpriced but do check its financial performance to make sure there is no specific reason.

What to not like:
High volatility

The total returns for this company are volatile and above median for its sector over the past 5 years. Make sure you have the risk tolerance for investing in such stock.

Negative cashflow

The company had negative total cash flow in the most recent four quarters.

Low Earnings Growth

This stock has shown below median earnings growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector