AVXL:NSD-Anavex Life Sciences Corp (USD)

COMMON STOCK | Biotechnology | NSD

Last Closing Price

USD 9.27

Change

+0.55 (+6.31)%

Market Cap

USD 0.68B

Volume

0.96M

Avg Analyst Target

USD 38.00 (+309.92%)

Avg User Target

USD
Average Analyst Rating

Verdict

Fundamental Analysis

Verdict


Anavex Life Sciences Corp (AVXL) Stock Analysis:
Based on the Anavex Life Sciences Corp stock forecasts from 2 analysts, the average analyst target price for Anavex Life Sciences Corp is USD 38.00 over the next 12 months. Anavex Life Sciences Corp’s average analyst rating is Strong Buy. Stock Target Advisor’s own stock analysis of Anavex Life Sciences Corp is Slightly Bearish, which is based on 2 positive signals and 4 negative signals. At the last closing, Anavex Life Sciences Corp’s stock price was USD 9.27. Anavex Life Sciences Corp’s stock price has changed by +19.61% over the past week, -13.61% over the past month and -19.46% over the last year.

About

Anavex Life Sciences Corp., a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company, engages in the development of drug candidates for the treatment of central nervous system (CNS) diseases. Its lead drug candidate is ANAVEX 2-73, which is in Phase III clinical trial for the treatment of Alzh ...Read More

Technical Indicators

Unadjusted Closing Price

Adjusted Closing Price

Share Volume

Relative Performance (Total Returns)

Compare
Relative Returns (From:    To: 2022-05-19 )

Largest Industry Peers for Biotechnology

Symbol Name Price(Change) Market Cap Price / Earning Ratio EV/EBITDA
REGN Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc

-2.05 (-0.31%)

USD71.36B 9.16 6.88
VRTX Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorpo..

+3.10 (+1.23%)

USD64.54B 26.63 18.23
MRNA Moderna Inc

+5.67 (+4.12%)

USD54.78B 4.05 2.41
ALXN Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc

N/A

USD40.34B 59.23 42.56
BNTX BioNTech SE

+10.81 (+6.88%)

USD36.74B 3.67 1.75
SGEN Seagen Inc

-0.37 (-0.26%)

USD26.32B 55.02 44.86
IMMU Immunomedics, Inc

N/A

USD20.31B N/A N/A
GMAB Genmab A/S

+0.84 (+2.84%)

USD19.31B 46.16 5.06
ARGX argenx SE

+15.26 (+5.01%)

USD17.59B N/A N/A
INCY Incyte Corporation

+0.95 (+1.29%)

USD16.26B 17.19 22.08

ETFs Containing AVXL

Symbol Name Weight Mer Price(Change) Market Cap

N/A

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 -46.54% 48% F 26% F
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return -46.54% 48% F 25% F
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain -18.25% 85% B 52% F
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return -18.25% 85% B 51% F
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain 61.78% 80% B- 74% C
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 61.78% 79% C+ 72% C-
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 82.45% 88% B+ 93% A
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 82.45% 88% B+ 93% A
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 134.79% 17% F 9% F
Risk Adjusted Return 61.17% 94% A 85% B
Market Capitalization 0.68B 80% B- 65% D
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 4.54 18% F 18% F
Price / Cash Flow Ratio -22.22 93% A 83% B
EV/EBITDA N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity -42.49% 65% D 26% F
Return on Invested Capital -47.42% 57% F 21% F
Return on Assets -23.81% 56% F 17% F
Debt to Equity Ratio N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Technical Ratios  
Dividend Yield N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Short Ratio 10.90 17% F 8% F
Short Percent 10.88% 19% F 16% F
Beta 0.73 78% C+ 74% C
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%

Annual Financials (USD)

Quarterly Financials (USD)

Analyst Ratings

Target Price Action Rating Action Analyst Rating Price Date

No discussions yet

User / Independent Analyst Ratings

User Name Target Rating Target Horizon (Months) Target Price User Analysis Date Comment

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.

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.

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