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Australian (ASX) Biotech Industry Analysis

UpdatedMay 28, 2022
DataAggregated Company Financials
Companies37
  • 7D-2.2%
  • 3M1.9%
  • 1Y-9.9%
  • YTD-11.8%

Over the last 7 days, the Biotech industry has dropped 2.2%, driven by a pullback from CSL of 2.2%. Meanwhile, Aroa Biosurgery actually outperformed within the industry, gaining 5.8% in the last week. Overall the industry is down 9.9% in 12 months. As for the next few years, earnings are expected to grow by 16% per annum.

Industry Valuation and Performance

Has the Australian Biotech Industry valuation changed over the past few years?

DateMarket CapRevenueEarningsPE
Sat, 28 May 2022AU$136.2bAU$15.3bAU$2.7b35.5x
Mon, 25 Apr 2022AU$137.7bAU$14.8bAU$2.7b38x
Wed, 23 Mar 2022AU$135.6bAU$14.5bAU$2.6b40x
Fri, 18 Feb 2022AU$143.0bAU$15.0bAU$2.7b41.2x
Sun, 16 Jan 2022AU$143.5bAU$14.5bAU$2.8b40.2x
Tue, 14 Dec 2021AU$148.0bAU$14.6bAU$2.8b40.9x
Thu, 11 Nov 2021AU$156.4bAU$14.2bAU$2.7b44.4x
Sat, 09 Oct 2021AU$144.5bAU$14.3bAU$2.7b40.8x
Mon, 06 Sep 2021AU$151.7bAU$14.0bAU$2.6b44x
Wed, 04 Aug 2021AU$143.8bAU$14.0bAU$2.6b42x
Sat, 08 May 2021AU$132.5bAU$13.5bAU$2.8b37.3x
Tue, 09 Feb 2021AU$132.3bAU$13.1bAU$3.0b35.8x
Mon, 02 Nov 2020AU$138.5bAU$13.5bAU$2.9b31.2x
Thu, 06 Aug 2020AU$130.3bAU$13.5bAU$2.7b40.3x
Sun, 10 May 2020AU$146.8bAU$14.9bAU$3.0b42x
Sat, 01 Feb 2020AU$149.3bAU$12.9bAU$2.5b49.6x
Tue, 05 Nov 2019AU$122.7bAU$13.1bAU$2.6b65.6x
Fri, 09 Aug 2019AU$109.0bAU$12.3bAU$2.4b62.9x
Median PE Ratio

67.4x


Total Market Cap: AU$97.9bTotal Earnings: AU$2.3bTotal Revenue: AU$12.0bTotal Market Cap vs Earnings and Revenue0%0%0%
Australian Biotech Industry Median PE3Y Average 43.9x202020212022
Current Industry PEThere are only 2 profitable companies in this industry, so there is insufficient data to make an industry-wide assessment of PE.
Past Earnings Growth
  • The earnings for companies in the Biotechnology industry have grown 6.3% per year over the last three years.
  • Revenues for these companies have grown 8.4% per year.
  • This means that more sales are being generated by these companies overall, and subsequently their profits are increasing too.

Industry Comparison

How does Australian Biotech compare with similar industries?

AU Market-1.30%
Healthcare-1.59%
Biotech-2.20%
Biotech-2.20%
Industry PEThere is insufficient data on the sub-industries of this industry.
Forecasted GrowthThere is insufficient data on the sub-industries of this industry.

Top Stock Gainers and Losers

Which companies have driven the market over the last 7 days?

CompanyLast Price7D1YValuation
ARX Aroa BiosurgeryAU$0.825.8%
+AU$15.4m
-32.0%PS7.8x
PAR Paradigm BiopharmaceuticalsAU$1.213.0%
+AU$8.0m
-46.9%PS4303.6x
PTX Prescient TherapeuticsAU$0.176.5%
+AU$6.5m
50.0%PS78.2x
CYP Cynata TherapeuticsAU$0.4012.7%
+AU$6.4m
-32.2%PS6.8x
PYC PYC TherapeuticsAU$0.0732.8%
+AU$6.4m
-54.4%PS25.6x
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MSB

AU$0.99

Mesoblast

7D

-1.5%

1Y

-51.2%

IMU

AU$0.19

Imugene

7D

-5.0%

1Y

-58.2%

OPT

AU$1.34

Opthea

7D

-2.6%

1Y

-10.7%

HXL

AU$0.29

Hexima

7D

-10.6%

1Y

73.5%

BIT

AU$0.10

Biotron

7D

6.4%

1Y

96.1%

CSL

AU$269.02

CSL

7D

-2.2%

1Y

-7.0%