Incyte Corporation (INCY) is a leading biotechnology business based in the US. Incyte Corporation is listed on the NASDAQ and employs 1,456 staff. All prices are listed in US Dollars.
|52-week range||$62.48 - $110.37|
|50-day moving average||$88.3769|
|200-day moving average||$91.0943|
|Wall St. target price||$105.69|
|Dividend yield||N/A (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$1.871|
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Valuing Incyte Corporation stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Incyte Corporation's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Incyte 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 48x. In other words, Incyte Corporation shares trade at around 48x 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.
Incyte Corporation's "price/earnings-to-growth ratio" can be calculated by dividing its P/E ratio by its growth – to give 0.904. 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 Incyte 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.
Incyte Corporation's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $467 million.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Incyte Corporation's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
|Revenue TTM||$2.5 billion|
|Gross profit TTM||$890.4 million|
|Return on assets TTM||-5.96%|
|Return on equity TTM||-13.9%|
|Market capitalisation||$21.4 billion|
TTM: trailing 12 months
There are currently 4.9 million Incyte Corporation shares held short by investors – that's known as Incyte Corporation's "short interest". This figure is 3% up from 4.8 million last month.
There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Incyte Corporation shares can be evaluated.
Incyte Corporation's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Incyte Corporation shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Incyte Corporation shares traded daily (recently around 1.1 million). Incyte Corporation's SIR currently stands at 4.65. In other words for every 100,000 Incyte Corporation shares traded daily on the market, roughly 4650 shares are currently held short.
However Incyte Corporation's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Incyte Corporation shares, or, against the total number of tradable Incyte Corporation shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Incyte Corporation's short interest could be expressed as 0.02% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Incyte Corporation shares in existence, roughly 20 shares are currently held short) or 0.0264% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Incyte Corporation shares, roughly 26 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 Incyte Corporation.
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Environmental, social and governance (known as ESG) criteria are a set of three factors used to measure the sustainability and social impact of companies like Incyte Corporation.
When it comes to ESG scores, lower is better, and lower scores are generally associated with lower risk for would-be investors.
Total ESG risk: 29.4
Socially conscious investors use ESG scores to screen how an investment aligns with their worldview, and Incyte Corporation's overall score of 29.4 (as at 01/01/2019) is nothing to write home about – landing it in it in the 48th percentile of companies rated in the same sector.
ESG scores are increasingly used to estimate the level of risk a company like Incyte Corporation is exposed to within the areas of "environmental" (carbon footprint, resource use etc.), "social" (health and safety, human rights etc.), and "governance" (anti-corruption, tax transparency etc.).
Environmental score: 7.61/100
Incyte Corporation's environmental score of 7.61 puts it squarely in the 8th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that Incyte Corporation is a leader in its sector terms of its environmental impact, and exposed to a lower level of risk.
Social score: 24.73/100
Incyte Corporation's social score of 24.73 puts it squarely in the 8th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. This could suggest that Incyte Corporation is a leader in its sector when it comes to taking good care of its workforce and the communities it impacts.
Governance score: 12.56/100
Incyte Corporation's governance score puts it squarely in the 8th percentile of companies rated in the same sector. That could suggest that Incyte Corporation is a leader in its sector when it comes to responsible management and strategy, and exposed to a lower level of risk.
Controversy score: 1/5
ESG scores also evaluate any incidences of controversy that a company has been involved in. A high-profile company, Incyte Corporation scored a 1 out of 5 for controversy – the highest score possible, reflecting that Incyte Corporation has managed to keep its nose clean.
|Total ESG score||29.4|
|Total ESG percentile||47.86|
|Environmental score percentile||8|
|Social score percentile||8|
|Governance score percentile||8|
|Level of controversy||1|
We're not expecting Incyte Corporation to pay a dividend over the next 12 months. However, you can browse other dividend-paying shares in our guide.
Incyte Corporation's shares were split on a 2:1 basis on 1 September 2000. So if you had owned 1 share the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 2 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Incyte Corporation shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 50% lower share price could have impacted the market appetite for Incyte Corporation shares which in turn could have impacted Incyte Corporation's share price.
Over the last 12 months, Incyte Corporation's shares have ranged in value from as little as $62.48 up to $110.37. 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 Incyte Corporation's is 0.9569. This would suggest that Incyte Corporation's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
Incyte Corporation, a biopharmaceutical company, focuses on the discovery, development, and commercialization of various therapeutics in the United States. The company offers JAKAFI, a drug for the treatment of myelofibrosis and polycythemia vera cancers; and Iclusig, a kinase inhibitor to treat chronic myeloid leukemia and philadelphia-chromosome positive acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Its clinical stage products include ruxolitinib, a drug in Phase III clinical trial for steroid-refractory chronic graft-versus-host-diseases (GVHD); and Phase II trial for the treatment of essential thrombocythemia and refractory myelofibrosis. In addition, the company engages in the development of itacitinib, which is in Phase III clinical trial to treat naïve chronic GVHD; and pemigatinib that is in Phase II clinical trial for treating bladder cancer, cholangiocarcinoma, 8p11 myeloproliferative syndrome, and Tumor agnostic. Further, it is involved in developing Parsaclisib, which is in Phase II clinical trial for follicular lymphoma, marginal zone lymphoma, and mantel cell lymphoma. Additionally, the company develops INCMGA0012 that is in Phase II clinical trials for MSI-high endometrial cancer, merkel cell carcinoma, and anal cancer, as well as in Phase II clinical trials non-small cell lung cancer. It has collaboration agreements with Novartis International Pharmaceutical Ltd.; Eli Lilly and Company; Agenus Inc.; Merus N.V.; Calithera Biosciences, Inc; MacroGenics, Inc.; Merus N.V.; MorphoSys AG; Syros Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; Innovent Biologics, Inc.; Zai Lab Limited; and Cellenkos, Inc., as well as clinical collaborations with MorphoSys AG and Xencor, Inc. to investigate the combination of tafasitamab, plamotamab, and lenalidomide in patients with relapsed or refractory diffuse large B-cell lymphoma, and relapsed or refractory follicular lymphoma. The company was founded in 1991 and is headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware.
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