BIIB:NGS-Biogen Inc.

EQUITY | Biotechnology | Nasdaq Global Select

Last Closing Price

USD 338.23

Change

-0.38 (-0.11)%

Market Cap

USD 68.13B

Volume

0.94M

Average Target Price

USD 378.49 (11.90%)
Average Analyst Rating

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About

Biogen Inc is a biopharmaceutical company. It is engaged in discovering, developing, manufacturing and delivering therapies to patients for the treatment of neurodegenerative diseases, hematologic conditions and autoimmune disorders.

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ETFs Containing BIIB

IBB iShares Nasdaq Biotechnol.. 8.01 % 0.47 %

-0.06 (-0.05%)

USD 9.22B
BIB ProShares Ultra Nasdaq Bi.. 6.19 % 0.95 %

-0.21 (-0.34%)

USD 0.36B
PBE Invesco Dynamic Biotech &.. 5.07 % 0.59 %

-0.05 (-0.09%)

USD 0.30B
BBH VanEck Vectors Biotech ET.. 5.00 % 0.35 %

+0.17 (+0.14%)

USD 0.45B
UBIO Proshares UltraPro Nasdaq.. 4.99 % 0.95 %

-0.16 (-0.44%)

USD 0.03B
CACG ClearBridge All Cap Growt.. 3.50 % 0.53 %

-0.06 (-0.20%)

USD 0.06B
LNGR Global X Longevity Themat.. 3.49 % 0.52 %

-0.21 (-1.00%)

N/A
MOAT VanEck Vectors Morningsta.. 2.68 % 0.48 %

+0.13 (+0.28%)

USD 1.55B
CLRG IQ Chaikin U.S. Large Cap.. 1.92 % 0.25 %

-0.13 (-0.51%)

USD 0.29B
QQXT First Trust NASDAQ-100 Ex.. 1.62 % 0.60 %

-0.07 (-0.14%)

USD 0.09B
FLUS:CA Franklin LibertyQT U.S. E.. 1.11 % 0.28 %

+0.29 (+1.27%)

CAD 0.23B
QQEW First Trust NASDAQ-100 Eq.. 1.04 % 0.60 %

-0.07 (-0.12%)

USD 0.54B

Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Biotechnology)
Market Performance vs. Exchange (Nasdaq Global Select)
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
YTD  
Capital Gain 6.17% 66% D 67% D+
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 6.17% 65% D 65% D
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain -1.81% 60% D- 50% F
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return -1.81% 59% F 47% F
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain 36.88% 70% C- 55% F
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 36.88% 69% D+ 51% F
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 3.00% 48% F 42% F
Dividend Return 3.00% 47% F 36% F
Total Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 19.96% 89% B+ 63% D
Risk Adjusted Return 15.03% 51% F 35% F
Market Capitalization 69.21B 100% A+ 99% A+

Key Financial Ratios

  Ratio vs. Industry/Classification
(Biotechnology)
Ratio vs. Market
(Nasdaq Global Select)
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Market Value  
Price / Earning Ratio 24.09 4% F 22% F
Price/Book Ratio 5.67 33% F 20% F
Price / Cash Flow Ratio 3.64 7% F 30% F
Price/Free Cash Flow Ratio 15.33 6% F 31% F
Management Effectiveness  
Return on Equity 23.20% 86% B 86% B
Return on Invested Capital 30.79% 90% A- 92% A-
Return on Assets 12.54% 96% A 92% A-
Debt to Equity Ratio 49.00% 28% F 47% F

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Quarterly Financials (USD)

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.

Low volatility

The stock’s annual returns have been stable and consistent compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile. Although stability is good, also keep in mind it can limit returns.

Superior return on equity

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

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.

Superior Earnings Growth

This stock has shown top quartile earnings growth in the previous 5 years compared to its sector.

High Gross Profit to Asset Ratio

This stock is in the top quartile compared to its peers on Gross Profit to Asset Ratio. This is a popular measure among value investors for showing superior returns in the long run.

What to not like:
Below median dividend returns

The company’s average income yield over the past 5 years has been low compared to its peers. However, it is not a problem if you are not looking for income.

Overpriced compared to earnings

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to earning basis and is above the sector median.

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.

BIIB:NGS-Biogen Inc.

EQUITY | Biotechnology | Nasdaq Global Select

Last Closing Price

USD 338.23

Change

-0.38 (-0.11)%

Market Cap

USD 68.13B

Volume

0.94M

Average Target Price

USD 378.49 (11.90%)
Average Analyst Rating

Verdict

STA Verdict

Verdict

Values as of: 2018-10-17