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How to buy BioLife Solutions stock (BLFS)

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BioLife Solutions is a medical instruments & supplies business based in the US. BioLife Solutions shares (BLFS) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. BioLife Solutions employs 409 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $137.3 million.

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BioLife Solutions stock price (NASDAQ: BLFS)

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BioLife Solutions shares at a glance

Information last updated 2024-07-14.
Latest market close$22.77
52-week range$8.92 - $23.10
50-day moving average $20.63
200-day moving average $16.65
Wall St. target price$24.78
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-1.42

Is it a good time to buy BioLife Solutions stock?

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BioLife Solutions price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $22.77 from 2024-07-16

1 week (2024-07-10) 17.92%
1 month (2024-06-17) 12.44%
3 months (2024-04-17) 50.40%
6 months (2024-01-17) 36.10%
1 year (2023-07-17) 12.89%
2 years (2022-07-15) 43.12%
3 years (2021-07-16) 44.37
5 years (2019-07-17) 36.84%

Is BioLife Solutions stock undervalued or overvalued?

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

BioLife Solutions's PEG ratio

BioLife Solutions's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 65.3833. 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 BioLife Solutions's future profitability. By accounting for growth, it could also help you if you're comparing the share prices of multiple high-growth companies.

BioLife Solutions financials

Revenue TTM $137.3 million
Gross profit TTM $54.1 million
Return on assets TTM -8.04%
Return on equity TTM -18.2%
Profit margin -45.84%
Book value $7.30
Market Capitalization $954.5 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

BioLife Solutions share dividends

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

Have BioLife Solutions's shares ever split?

BioLife Solutions's shares were split on a 1:14 basis on 28 January 2014. So if you had owned 14 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 BioLife Solutions shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 1300% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for BioLife Solutions shares which in turn could have impacted BioLife Solutions's share price.

BioLife Solutions share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, BioLife Solutions's shares have ranged in value from as little as $8.9201 up to $23.1. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

BLFS.US volatility(beta: 1.85)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 BioLife Solutions's is 1.847. This would suggest that BioLife Solutions's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

BioLife Solutions overview

BioLife Solutions, Inc. develops, manufactures, and markets bioproduction tools and services for the cell and gene therapy (CGT) industry in the United States, Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and internationally. The company's products are used in the basic and applied research, and commercial manufacturing of biologic-based therapies. It offers proprietary biopreservation media products, including HypoThermosol FRS and CryoStor Freeze Media that are formulated to mitigate preservation-induced, delayed-onset cell damage and death; bioproduction tools, such as human platelet lysates for cell expansion and CellSeal closed system vials that are used in CGT; and the ThawSTAR line that comprises of a family of automated thawing devices for frozen cell and gene therapies packaged in cryovials and cryobags. The company also provides cryogenic freezer technology for controlled rate freezing and cryogenic storage of biologic materials; ultra-low temperature mechanical freezers; evo shipping containers that are cloud-connected passive storage and transport containers for temperature-sensitive biologics and pharmaceuticals; liquid nitrogen laboratory freezers, cryogenic equipment, and accessories; and biological and pharmaceutical storage and transport services. It markets and sells its products directly, as well as through third party distributors. The company was incorporated in 1987 and is headquartered in Bothell, Washington.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of BioLife Solutions is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 2.958% of BioLife Solutions shares are held by insiders and 98.587% by institutions.
How many people work for BioLife Solutions?
Latest data suggests 409 work at BioLife Solutions.
When does the fiscal year end for BioLife Solutions?
BioLife Solutions's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is BioLife Solutions based?
BioLife Solutions's address is: 3303 Monte Villa Parkway, Bothell, WA, United States, 98021
What is BioLife Solutions's ISIN number?
BioLife Solutions's international securities identification number is: US09062W2044
What is BioLife Solutions's CUSIP number?
BioLife Solutions's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 229049101

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