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How to buy BioDelivery Sciences International (BDSI) stocks in Canada

Learn how to easily invest in BioDelivery Sciences International stocks.

BioDelivery Sciences International is a drug manufacturers-specialty & generic business based in the US. BioDelivery Sciences International stocks (BDSI.US) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $3.69 – an increase of 9.8% over the previous week. BioDelivery Sciences International employs 176 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $165.7 million.

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BioDelivery Sciences International stock price (NASDAQ:BDSI)

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BioDelivery Sciences International shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-17.
Latest market close$3.36
52-week range$2.50 - $4.68
50-day moving average $3.01
200-day moving average $3.53
Wall St. target price$6.86
PE ratio 10.5517
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $0.29

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BioDelivery Sciences International price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $3.36 from 2022-01-21

1 week (2022-01-13) 10.16%
1 month (2021-12-22) 4.02%
3 months (2021-10-18) -17.65%
6 months (2021-07-22) -8.94%
1 year (2021-01-22) -18.84%
2 years (2020-01-22) -41.36%
3 years (2019-01-22) 4.1
5 years (2017-01-20) 76.84%

Is BioDelivery Sciences International under- or over-valued?

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

BioDelivery Sciences International's P/E ratio

BioDelivery Sciences International's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 11x. In other words, BioDelivery Sciences International shares trade at around 11x 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.

BioDelivery Sciences International's PEG ratio

BioDelivery Sciences International's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 0.95. 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 BioDelivery Sciences International's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

BioDelivery Sciences International's EBITDA

BioDelivery Sciences International's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $47.2 million.

The EBITDA is a measure of a BioDelivery Sciences International's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.

BioDelivery Sciences International financials

Revenue TTM $165.7 million
Operating margin TTM 24.32%
Gross profit TTM $131.8 million
Return on assets TTM 10.41%
Return on equity TTM 28.51%
Profit margin 18.81%
Book value $1.24
Market capitalisation $302.3 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

BioDelivery Sciences International share dividends

We're not expecting BioDelivery Sciences International to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

BioDelivery Sciences International share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, BioDelivery Sciences International's shares have ranged in value from as little as $2.5 up to $4.68. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

BDSI.US volatility(beta: 0.86)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 BioDelivery Sciences International's is 0.8576. This would suggest that BioDelivery Sciences International's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

BioDelivery Sciences International overview

BioDelivery Sciences International, Inc. , a specialty pharmaceutical company, engages in the development and commercialization of pharmaceutical products for chronic conditions in the United States and internationally. The company provides its products based on its patented BioErodible MucoAdhesive drug-delivery technology, a small erodible polymer film for application to the buccal mucosa, as well as other drug-delivery technologies. It offers BELBUCA, a buprenorphine buccal film for the treatment of chronic pain; BUNAVAIL, a buprenorphine and naloxone buccal film to treat opioid dependence; and ONSOLIS, a fentanyl buccal soluble film for the management of breakthrough pain in cancer patients. The company also offers Symproic, a peripherally acting mu-opioid receptor antagonist for the treatment of opioid-induced constipation in adult patients with chronic non-cancer pain, including patients with chronic pain related to prior cancer or its treatment who do not require frequent opioid dosage escalation. BioDelivery Sciences International, Inc. was incorporated in 1997 and is headquartered in Raleigh, North Carolina.

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