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How to buy MeiraGTx (MGTX) stocks in Canada

Learn how to easily invest in MeiraGTx stocks.

MeiraGTx is a biotechnology business based in the US. MeiraGTx stocks (MGTX.US) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Its last market close was $15.25 – a decrease of 14.12% over the previous week. MeiraGTx employs 271 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $20.4 million.

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How has Coronavirus impacted MeiraGTx's stock price?

Since the stock market crash in March caused by coronavirus, MeiraGTx's stock price has had significant positive movement.

Its last market close was $18.49, which is 0.92% up on its pre-crash value of $18.32 and 109.64% up on the lowest point reached during the March crash when the stocks fell as low as $8.82.

If you had bought $1,000 worth of MeiraGTx stocks at the start of February 2020, those stocks would have been worth $511.87 at the bottom of the March crash, and if you held on to them, then as of the last market close they'd be worth $954.08.

MeiraGTx stock price (NASDAQ:MGTX)

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MeiraGTx shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-01-11.
Latest market close$18.49
52-week range$11.60 - $24.90
50-day moving average $20.49
200-day moving average $15.84
Wall St. target price$36.57
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-1.86

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MeiraGTx price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $18.49 from 2022-01-14

1 week (2022-01-07) -14.12%
1 month (2021-12-16) -7.09%
3 months (2021-10-15) 29.48%
6 months (2021-07-16) 27.34%
1 year (2021-01-15) 13.02%
2 years (2020-01-16) -10.33%
3 years (2019-01-16) 72.32%
5 years (2017-01-12) N/A

MeiraGTx financials

Revenue TTM $20.4 million
Gross profit TTM $15.6 million
Return on assets TTM -16.41%
Return on equity TTM -43.67%
Profit margin 0%
Book value $4.24
Market capitalisation $906.8 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

MeiraGTx share dividends

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

MeiraGTx share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, MeiraGTx's shares have ranged in value from as little as $11.6 up to $24.895. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

MGTX.US volatility(beta: 1.6)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 MeiraGTx's is 1.597. This would suggest that MeiraGTx's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

MeiraGTx overview

MeiraGTx Holdings plc, a clinical stage gene therapy company, focusing on developing treatments for patients living with serious diseases. The company develops various therapies for ocular diseases, including inherited blindness, as well as Xerostomia following radiation treatment for head and neck cancers; degenerative diseases; neurodegenerative diseases, such as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis; and Parkinson's diseases. Its programs in clinical development include Phase 1/2 clinical stage programs in Achromatopsia, X-Linked Retinitis Pigmentosa, RPE65-deficiency, and radiation-induced Xerostomia, as well as Parkinson's program. The company also focuses on initiating a clinical program in xerostomia related to Sjogren's syndrome and have preclinical programs in neurodegenerative diseases. It has a research collaboration agreement with Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. to develop regulatable gene therapy treatment using the company's proprietary riboswitch technology. The company was incorporated in 2015 and is based in New York, New York.

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