AKRX:NGS-Akorn Inc.

EQUITY | Drug Manufacturers | Nasdaq Global Select

Last Closing Price

USD 19.70

Change

0.00 (0.00)%

Market Cap

USD 2.47B

Volume

1.06M

Yahoo Analyst Target

USD 30.17 (53.15%)

STA Analyst Target

USD 31.75 (61.17%)
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About

Akorn Inc is a generic pharmaceutical company that develops, manufactures and markets generic and branded prescription pharmaceuticals and branded as well as private-label over-the-counter consumer health products and animal health pharmaceuticals.

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Relative Performance (Total Returns)

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ETFs Containing AKRX

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Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Drug Manufacturers)
Market Performance vs. Exchange (Nasdaq Global Select)
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
YTD  
Capital Gain -38.88% 9% F 5% F
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return -38.88% 9% F 4% F
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain -40.14% 32% F 11% F
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return -40.14% 32% F 11% F
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain 36.90% 59% F 46% F
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 36.90% 59% F 42% F
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 25.12% 79% C+ 82% B-
Dividend Return 25.12% 79% C+ 81% B-
Total Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 54.66% 40% F 17% F
Risk Adjusted Return 45.96% 87% B+ 53% F
Market Capitalization 2.69B 93% A 83% B

Key Financial Ratios

  Ratio vs. Industry/Classification
(Drug Manufacturers)
Ratio vs. Market
(Nasdaq Global Select)
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Market Value  
Price / Earning Ratio 14.70 96% A 96% A
Price/Book Ratio 2.78 49% F 39% F
Price / Cash Flow Ratio 2.59 20% F 46% F
Price/Free Cash Flow Ratio 16.02 11% F 33% F
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity -2.83% 74% C 39% F
Return on Invested Capital 4.47% 84% B 50% F
Return on Assets -1.23% 83% B 41% F
Debt to Equity Ratio 95.25% 29% F 28% F

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Analyst Rating

Target Price Action Rating Action Analyst Rating Price Date

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 earnings

The stock is trading low compared to its peers on a price to earning 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.

Superior capital utilization

The company management has delivered better return on invested capital in the most recent 4 quarters than its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Superior return on assets

The company management has delivered better return on assets in the most recent 4 quarters than its peers, placing it in the top quartile.

Positive cash flow

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

Positive free cash flow

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

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.

Overpriced compared to book value

The stock is trading high compared to its peers median on a price to book value basis.

Overpriced on cashflow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.

Higly leveraged

The company is in the bottom half compared to its sector peers on debt to equity and is highly leveraged. However, do check the news and look at its sector and management statements. Sometimes this is high because the company is trying to grow aggressively.

Overpriced on free cash flow basis

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to free cash flow basis. It is priced above the median for its sectors. Proceed with caution if you are considering to buy.

Low Earnings Growth

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

AKRX:NGS-Akorn Inc.

EQUITY | Drug Manufacturers | Nasdaq Global Select

Last Closing Price

USD 19.70

Change

0.00 (0.00)%

Market Cap

USD 2.47B

Volume

1.06M

Yahoo Analyst Target

USD 30.17 (53.15%)

STA Analyst Target

USD 31.75 (61.17%)
Yahoo Analyst Rating

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Values as of: 2018-04-21