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How to buy Cassava Sciences (SAVA) stocks in Canada

Learn how to easily invest in Cassava Sciences stocks.

Cassava Sciences is a biotechnology business based in the US. Cassava Sciences stocks (SAVA.US) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $106 – a decrease of 20.82% over the previous week. Cassava Sciences employs 11 staff and has a market cap (total outstanding stock value) of $1.8 billion.

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Cassava Sciences stock price (NASDAQ:SAVA)

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Cassava Sciences shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-17.
Latest market close$36.33
52-week range$11.64 - $146.16
50-day moving average $52.44
200-day moving average $62.53
Wall St. target price$159.25
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-0.56

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Is it a good time to buy Cassava Sciences stock?

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Cassava Sciences price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $36.33 from 2022-01-21

1 week (2022-01-13) -20.49%
1 month (2021-12-23) -17.79%
3 months (2021-10-22) -20.52%
6 months (2021-07-23) -70.55%
1 year (2021-01-22) 182.28%
2 years (2020-01-24) 406.34%
3 years (2019-01-24) 2,978.81%
5 years (2017-01-24) 6,387.50%

Cassava Sciences financials

Gross profit TTM $-3,053,000
Return on assets TTM -8.78%
Return on equity TTM -14.29%
Profit margin 0%
Book value $6.69
Market capitalisation $1.8 billion

TTM: trailing 12 months

Cassava Sciences share dividends

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

Have Cassava Sciences's shares ever split?

Cassava Sciences's shares were split on a 1:7 basis on 9 May 2017. So if you had owned 7 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1 share. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Cassava Sciences shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 600% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for Cassava Sciences shares which in turn could have impacted Cassava Sciences's share price.

Cassava Sciences share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Cassava Sciences's shares have ranged in value from as little as $11.64 up to $146.16. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Cassava Sciences's is 0.4242. This would suggest that Cassava Sciences's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

Cassava Sciences overview

Cassava Sciences, Inc. , a clinical stage biotechnology company, develops drugs for neurodegenerative diseases. Its lead therapeutic product candidate is simufilam, a small molecule drug, which is completed Phase 2b clinical trial; and investigational diagnostic product candidate is SavaDx, a blood-based biomarker/diagnostic to detect Alzheimer's disease. The company was formerly known as Pain Therapeutics, Inc. and changed its name to Cassava Sciences, Inc. in March 2019. Cassava Sciences, Inc.

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