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How to buy Repligen Corporation stock | $178.78

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Repligen Corporation is a medical instruments & supplies business based in the US. Repligen Corporation shares (RGEN) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Repligen Corporation employs 761 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around USD$327.1 million.

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Repligen Corporation shares at a glance

Information last updated 2020-12-03.
Latest market closeUSD$178.78
52-week rangeUSD$78.41 - USD$212.55
50-day moving average USD$183.5206
200-day moving average USD$150.1304
Wall St. target priceUSD$211.5
PE ratio 226.1121
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) USD$0.825

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Is it a good time to buy Repligen Corporation stock?

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Repligen Corporation price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $178.78 from 2020-12-09

1 week (2021-01-08) -14.20%
1 month (2020-12-16) -2.03%
3 months (2020-10-15) 5.16%
6 months (2020-07-15) 36.50%
1 year (2020-01-15) 79.50%
2 years (2019-01-15) 223.64%
3 years (2018-01-15) N/A
5 years (2016-01-15) 696.70%

Is Repligen Corporation under- or over-valued?

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

Repligen Corporation's P/E ratio

Repligen Corporation's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 226x. In other words, Repligen Corporation shares trade at around 226x recent earnings.

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

Repligen Corporation's PEG ratio

Repligen Corporation's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 2.59. 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 Repligen Corporation's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

Repligen Corporation's EBITDA

Repligen Corporation's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is USD$85.2 million.

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

Repligen Corporation financials

Revenue TTM USD$327.1 million
Operating margin TTM 18.2%
Gross profit TTM USD$152.6 million
Return on assets TTM 2.61%
Return on equity TTM 4.04%
Profit margin 13.4%
Book value $21.383
Market capitalisation USD$9.8 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Repligen Corporation shares

There are currently 1.6 million Repligen Corporation shares held short by investors – that's known as Repligen Corporation's "short interest". This figure is 12.5% up from 1.5 million last month.

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

Repligen Corporation's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Repligen Corporation's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Repligen Corporation shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Repligen Corporation shares traded daily (recently around 411632.91457286). Repligen Corporation's SIR currently stands at 3.98. In other words for every 100,000 Repligen Corporation shares traded daily on the market, roughly 3980 shares are currently held short.

However Repligen Corporation's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Repligen Corporation shares, or, against the total number of tradable Repligen Corporation shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Repligen Corporation's short interest could be expressed as 0.03% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Repligen Corporation shares in existence, roughly 30 shares are currently held short) or 0.0352% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Repligen Corporation shares, roughly 35 shares are currently held short).

Such a low SIR usually points to an optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against Repligen Corporation.

Find out more about how you can short Repligen Corporation stock.

Repligen Corporation share dividends

We're not expecting Repligen Corporation to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Repligen Corporation share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Repligen Corporation's shares have ranged in value from as little as $78.41 up to $212.55. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

RGEN.US volatility(beta: 0.95)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 Repligen Corporation's is 0.9453. This would suggest that Repligen Corporation's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

Repligen Corporation overview

Repligen Corporation develops and commercializes bioprocessing technologies and systems that are used in biological drug manufacturing process in North America, Europe, the Asia Pacific, and internationally. It offers Protein A ligands that are the binding components of Protein A affinity chromatography resins; and cell culture growth factor products. The company's chromatography products include OPUS pre-packed chromatography columns, which are used in the purification of biologics; and OPUS smaller-scale columns that are used in the high throughput process development screening, viral clearance validation studies, and scale down validation of chromatography processes. It also offers ELISA kits, which are analytical test kits to quantitate the proteins and growth factors; chromatography resins under the CaptivA brand; and liquid chromatography products under the Spectra/Chrom brand. In addition, the company offers filtration products, such as XCell Alternating Tangential Flow systems that are filtration devices used in upstream perfusion cell culture processing; TangenX flat sheet cassettes, which are used in downstream biologic drug concentration and formulation processes; KrosFlo tangential flow filtration and tangential flow depth filtration systems; Spectra/Por laboratory and process dialysis products, and SpectraFlo dynamic dialysis systems; and ProConnex single-use hollow fiber module-bag-tubing sets. Further, it provides process analytics products, such as slope spectroscopy systems under the SoloVPE and FlowVPE brands. The company sells its products to life sciences, biopharmaceutical, and diagnostics companies; laboratory researchers; and contract manufacturing organizations. It has a collaboration agreement with Navigo Proteins GmbH to develop multiple affinity ligands; and Sartorius Stedim Biotech to create novel perfusion-enabled bioreactors. Repligen Corporation was founded in 1981 and is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts.

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