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How to buy BioMarin Pharmaceutical (BMRN) stock

Learn how to easily invest in BioMarin Pharmaceutical stock.

BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc
NASDAQ: BMRN - USD
BIOTECHNOLOGY
$77.04
-$1.42 (-1.81%)

BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc is a biotechnology business based in the US. BioMarin Pharmaceutical shares (BMRN) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. BioMarin Pharmaceutical employs 3,059 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around 0.00.

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BioMarin Pharmaceutical stock price (NASDAQ: BMRN)

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BioMarin Pharmaceutical shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-07-23.
Latest market close$77.30
52-week range$71.35 - $124.90
50-day moving average $81.80
200-day moving average $80.53
Wall St. target price$107.11
PE ratio 18.3516
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $4.20

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BioMarin Pharmaceutical price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $77.3 from 2021-05-28

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1 month (2021-06-25) -8.83%
3 months (2021-04-21) N/A
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2 years (2019-07-21) N/A
3 years (2018-07-21) N/A
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Is BioMarin Pharmaceutical under- or over-valued?

Valuing BioMarin Pharmaceutical stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of BioMarin Pharmaceutical's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.

BioMarin Pharmaceutical's P/E ratio

BioMarin Pharmaceutical's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 18x. In other words, BioMarin Pharmaceutical shares trade at around 18x recent earnings.

That's relatively low compared to, say, the trailing 12-month P/E ratio for the NASDAQ 100 at the end of 2019 (27.29). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.

BioMarin Pharmaceutical's PEG ratio

BioMarin Pharmaceutical's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 1.7891. A low ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer better value, while a higher ratio can be interpreted as meaning the shares offer worse value.

The PEG ratio provides a broader view than just the P/E ratio, as it gives more insight into BioMarin Pharmaceutical's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

BioMarin Pharmaceutical's EBITDA

BioMarin Pharmaceutical's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $13.4 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a BioMarin Pharmaceutical's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

BioMarin Pharmaceutical financials

Revenue TTM $1.8 billion
Gross profit TTM $708.1 million
Return on assets TTM -1.3%
Return on equity TTM 21.48%
Profit margin 43.11%
Book value $22.78
Market capitalisation $14.1 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting BioMarin Pharmaceutical shares

There are currently 10.6 million BioMarin Pharmaceutical shares held short by investors – that's known as BioMarin Pharmaceutical's "short interest". This figure is 10.4% down from 11.8 million last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting BioMarin Pharmaceutical shares can be evaluated.

BioMarin Pharmaceutical's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

BioMarin Pharmaceutical's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of BioMarin Pharmaceutical shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of BioMarin Pharmaceutical shares traded daily (recently around 1.1 million). BioMarin Pharmaceutical's SIR currently stands at 9.95. In other words for every 100,000 BioMarin Pharmaceutical shares traded daily on the market, roughly 9950 shares are currently held short.

However BioMarin Pharmaceutical's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of BioMarin Pharmaceutical shares, or, against the total number of tradable BioMarin Pharmaceutical shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case BioMarin Pharmaceutical's short interest could be expressed as 0.06% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 BioMarin Pharmaceutical shares in existence, roughly 60 shares are currently held short) or 0.0584% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable BioMarin Pharmaceutical shares, roughly 58 shares are currently held short).

A SIR below 10% would generally be considered to indicate a fairly optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against BioMarin Pharmaceutical.

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BioMarin Pharmaceutical's environmental, social and governance track record

Environmental, social and governance (known as ESG) criteria are a set of three factors used to measure the sustainability and social impact of companies like BioMarin Pharmaceutical.

When it comes to ESG scores, lower is better, and lower scores are generally associated with lower risk for would-be investors.

BioMarin Pharmaceutical's total ESG risk score

Total ESG risk: 25.92

Socially conscious investors use ESG scores to screen how an investment aligns with their worldview, and BioMarin Pharmaceutical's overall score of 25.92 (as at 12/31/2018) is nothing to write home about – landing it in it in the 42nd percentile of companies rated in the same sector.

ESG scores are increasingly used to estimate the level of risk a company like BioMarin Pharmaceutical is exposed to within the areas of "environmental" (carbon footprint, resource use etc.), "social" (health and safety, human rights etc.), and "governance" (anti-corruption, tax transparency etc.).

BioMarin Pharmaceutical's environmental score

Environmental score: 0.12/100

BioMarin Pharmaceutical's environmental score of 0.12 puts it squarely in the 1st percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that BioMarin Pharmaceutical is a leader in its sector terms of its environmental impact, and exposed to a lower level of risk.

BioMarin Pharmaceutical's social score

Social score: 15.87/100

BioMarin Pharmaceutical's social score of 15.87 puts it squarely in the 1st percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that BioMarin Pharmaceutical is a leader in its sector when it comes to taking good care of its workforce and the communities it impacts.

BioMarin Pharmaceutical's governance score

Governance score: 7.42/100

BioMarin Pharmaceutical's governance score puts it squarely in the 1st percentile of companies rated in the same sector. That could suggest that BioMarin Pharmaceutical is a leader in its sector when it comes to responsible management and strategy, and exposed to a lower level of risk.

BioMarin Pharmaceutical's controversy score

Controversy score: 1/5

ESG scores also evaluate any incidences of controversy that a company has been involved in. BioMarin Pharmaceutical scored a 1 out of 5 for controversy – the highest score possible, reflecting that BioMarin Pharmaceutical has managed to keep its nose clean.

Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) summary

BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc was last rated for ESG on: 2019-01-01.

Total ESG score 25.92
Total ESG percentile 42.26
Environmental score 0.12
Environmental score percentile 1
Social score 15.87
Social score percentile 1
Governance score 7.42
Governance score percentile 1
Level of controversy 1

BioMarin Pharmaceutical share dividends

We're not expecting BioMarin Pharmaceutical to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

BioMarin Pharmaceutical share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, BioMarin Pharmaceutical's shares have ranged in value from as little as $71.35 up to $124.9. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

BMRN.US volatility(beta: 0.58)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while BioMarin Pharmaceutical's is 0.5832. This would suggest that BioMarin Pharmaceutical's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

BioMarin Pharmaceutical overview

BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc. develops and commercializes therapies for people with serious and life-threatening rare diseases and medical conditions. Its commercial products include Aldurazyme to treat mucopolysaccharidosis I, a genetic disease; Brineura for the treatment of late infantile neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis type 2, a form of Batten disease; and Kuvan, a proprietary synthetic oral form of 6R-BH4 that is used to treat patients with phenylketonuria (PKU), an inherited metabolic disease. The company's commercial products also comprise Naglazyme, a recombinant form of N-acetylgalactosamine 4-sulfatase for patients with mucopolysaccharidosis VI; Palynziq, a PEGylated recombinant phenylalanine ammonia lyase enzyme for adult patients with PKU; and Vimizim, an enzyme replacement therapy for the treatment of mucopolysaccharidosis IV Type A, a lysosomal storage disorder. In addition, it develops valoctocogene roxaparvovec, an adeno associated virus vector, which is in Phase III clinical trial for the treatment of patients with severe hemophilia A; vosoritide that is in Phase III clinical trial for the treatment of achondroplasia, a form of disproportionate short stature in humans; BMN 307, an AAV5 mediated gene therapy, which is in phase 1/2 clinical trial to normalize blood Phe concentration levels in patients with PKU; BMN 331 for the treatment of hereditary angioedema; BMN 255 for the treatment of chronic renal disease; and BMN 351 for the treatment of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. The company has collaboration and license agreements with Sarepta Therapeutics, Asubio Pharma Co. , Ltd.

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Frequently asked questions

What percentage of BioMarin Pharmaceutical is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 0.564% of BioMarin Pharmaceutical shares are held by insiders and 98.172% by institutions.
How many people work for BioMarin Pharmaceutical?
Latest data suggests 3,059 work at BioMarin Pharmaceutical.
When does the fiscal year end for BioMarin Pharmaceutical?
BioMarin Pharmaceutical's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is BioMarin Pharmaceutical based?
BioMarin Pharmaceutical's address is: 770 Lindaro Street, San Rafael, CA, United States, 94901
What is BioMarin Pharmaceutical's ISIN number?
BioMarin Pharmaceutical's international securities identification number is: US09061G1013
What is BioMarin Pharmaceutical's CUSIP number?
BioMarin Pharmaceutical's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 09061G101

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