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NWRN

Newron Pharmaceuticals SWX:NWRN Stock Report

Last Price

CHF1.35

Market Cap

CHF24.1m

7D

-0.4%

1Y

-42.3%

Updated

25 May, 2022

Data

Company Financials +
NWRN fundamental analysis
Snowflake Score
Valuation2/6
Future Growth6/6
Past Performance0/6
Financial Health2/6
Dividends0/6

NWRN Stock Overview

Newron Pharmaceuticals S.p.A., a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company, focuses on the research and development of therapies for the treatment of central and peripheral nervous system, and pain in Italy and the United States.

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Price History & Performance

Summary of all time highs, changes and price drops for Newron Pharmaceuticals
Historical stock prices
Current Share PriceCHF1.35
52 Week HighCHF2.75
52 Week LowCHF1.20
Beta0.80
1 Month Change3.85%
3 Month Change-6.90%
1 Year Change-42.31%
3 Year Change-78.81%
5 Year Change-93.79%
Change since IPO-97.46%

Recent News & Updates

Nov 06
We Think Newron Pharmaceuticals (VTX:NWRN) Has A Fair Chunk Of Debt

We Think Newron Pharmaceuticals (VTX:NWRN) Has A Fair Chunk Of Debt

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Shareholder Returns

NWRNCH PharmaceuticalsCH Market
7D-0.4%1.8%-1.0%
1Y-42.3%18.9%-2.5%

Return vs Industry: NWRN underperformed the Swiss Pharmaceuticals industry which returned 19% over the past year.

Return vs Market: NWRN underperformed the Swiss Market which returned -2.1% over the past year.

Price Volatility

Is NWRN's price volatile compared to industry and market?
NWRN volatility
NWRN Average Weekly Movement9.8%
Pharmaceuticals Industry Average Movement6.3%
Market Average Movement4.9%
10% most volatile stocks in CH Market8.6%
10% least volatile stocks in CH Market2.5%

Stable Share Price: NWRN is more volatile than 90% of Swiss stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 10% a week.

Volatility Over Time: NWRN's weekly volatility (10%) has been stable over the past year, but is still higher than 75% of Swiss stocks.

About the Company

FoundedEmployeesCEOWebsite
199925Stefan Weberhttps://www.newron.com

Newron Pharmaceuticals S.p.A., a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company, focuses on the research and development of therapies for the treatment of central and peripheral nervous system, and pain in Italy and the United States. The company offers Xadago (safinamide) for the treatment of Parkinson’s disease, as well as develops Xadago for the treatment of levodopa induced dyskinesia. It also develops Evenamide for Schizophrenia and treatment resistant schizophrenia; and Ralfinamide for orphan indication in neuropathic pain.

Newron Pharmaceuticals Fundamentals Summary

How do Newron Pharmaceuticals's earnings and revenue compare to its market cap?
NWRN fundamental statistics
Market Cap€23.44m
Earnings (TTM)-€14.90m
Revenue (TTM)€5.76m

4.1x

P/S Ratio

-1.6x

P/E Ratio

Earnings & Revenue

Key profitability statistics from the latest earnings report
NWRN income statement (TTM)
Revenue€5.76m
Cost of Revenue€0
Gross Profit€5.76m
Other Expenses€20.66m
Earnings-€14.90m

Last Reported Earnings

Dec 31, 2021

Next Earnings Date

Sep 15, 2022

Earnings per share (EPS)-0.83
Gross Margin100.00%
Net Profit Margin-258.61%
Debt/Equity Ratio1,369.2%

How did NWRN perform over the long term?

See historical performance and comparison

Valuation

Is Newron Pharmaceuticals undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

Valuation Score

2/6

Valuation Score 2/6

  • Below Fair Value

  • Significantly Below Fair Value

  • PE vs Industry

  • PE vs Market

  • PEG Ratio

  • PB vs Industry


>50%

Undervalued compared to fair value

Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: NWRN (CHF1.35) is trading below our estimate of fair value (CHF91.67)

Significantly Below Fair Value: NWRN is trading below fair value by more than 20%.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: NWRN is unprofitable, so we can't compare its Price-To-Earnings Ratio to the European Pharmaceuticals industry average.

PE vs Market: NWRN is unprofitable, so we can't compare its Price-To-Earnings Ratio to the Swiss market.


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate NWRN's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: NWRN is overvalued based on its Price-To-Book Ratio (7.5x) compared to the XE Pharmaceuticals industry average (2.5x).


Future Growth

How is Newron Pharmaceuticals forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 3 analysts?

Future Growth Score

6/6

Future Growth Score 6/6

  • Earnings vs Savings Rate

  • Earnings vs Market

  • High Growth Earnings

  • Revenue vs Market

  • High Growth Revenue

  • Future ROE


54.6%

Forecasted annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: NWRN is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered faster growth than the savings rate (-0.3%).

Earnings vs Market: NWRN is forecast to become profitable over the next 3 years, which is considered above average market growth.

High Growth Earnings: NWRN's is expected to become profitable in the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: NWRN's revenue (40.3% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the Swiss market (4.3% per year).

High Growth Revenue: NWRN's revenue (40.3% per year) is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: NWRN's Return on Equity is forecast to be very high in 3 years time (2637.5%).


Past Performance

How has Newron Pharmaceuticals performed over the past 5 years?

Past Performance Score

0/6

Past Performance Score 0/6

  • Quality Earnings

  • Growing Profit Margin

  • Earnings Trend

  • Accelerating Growth

  • Earnings vs Industry

  • High ROE


-15.4%

Historical annual earnings growth

Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: NWRN is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: NWRN is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: NWRN is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 15.4% per year.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare NWRN's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: NWRN is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Pharmaceuticals industry (14.9%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: NWRN has a negative Return on Equity (-479.59%), as it is currently unprofitable.


Financial Health

How is Newron Pharmaceuticals's financial position?

Financial Health Score

2/6

Financial Health Score 2/6

  • Short Term Liabilities

  • Long Term Liabilities

  • Debt Level

  • Reducing Debt

  • Stable Cash Runway

  • Forecast Cash Runway

Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: NWRN's short term assets (€39.4M) exceed its short term liabilities (€3.7M).

Long Term Liabilities: NWRN's short term assets (€39.4M) do not cover its long term liabilities (€43.7M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: NWRN's net debt to equity ratio (255.8%) is considered high.

Reducing Debt: NWRN's debt to equity ratio has increased from 0.7% to 1369.2% over the past 5 years.


Balance Sheet


Cash Runway Analysis

For companies that have on average been loss making in the past we assess whether they have at least 1 year of cash runway.

Stable Cash Runway: NWRN has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years based on its current free cash flow.

Forecast Cash Runway: Insufficient data to determine if NWRN has enough cash runway if its free cash flow continues to grow or shrink based on historical rates.


Dividend

What is Newron Pharmaceuticals's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?

Dividend Score

0/6

Dividend Score 0/6

  • Notable Dividend

  • High Dividend

  • Stable Dividend

  • Growing Dividend

  • Earnings Coverage

  • Future Dividend Coverage

Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate NWRN's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate NWRN's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if NWRN's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if NWRN's dividend payments have been increasing.


Earnings Payout to Shareholders

Earnings Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.


Cash Payout to Shareholders

Cash Flow Coverage: Unable to calculate sustainability of dividends as NWRN has not reported any payouts.


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Management

How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?

9.9yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Stefan Weber (56 yo)

9.92yrs

Tenure

€510,000

Compensation

Mr. Stefan Weber serves as the Chief Financial Officer and Finances and Administration Director at Duktus S.A. Mr. Weber has been the Chief Executive Officer of Newron Pharmaceuticals SpA since June 1, 201...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Stefan's total compensation ($USD544.58K) is about average for companies of similar size in the Swiss market ($USD491.72K).

Compensation vs Earnings: Stefan's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: NWRN's management team is seasoned and experienced (9.9 years average tenure).


Board Members

Experienced Board: NWRN's board of directors are seasoned and experienced ( 10.3 years average tenure).


Ownership

Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?


Insider Trading Volume

Insider Buying: Insufficient data to determine if insiders have bought more shares than they have sold in the past 3 months.


Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Newron Pharmaceuticals S.p.A.'s employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Newron Pharmaceuticals S.p.A.
  • Ticker: NWRN
  • Exchange: SWX
  • Founded: 1999
  • Industry: Pharmaceuticals
  • Sector: Pharmaceuticals & Biotech
  • Implied Market Cap: CHF24.091m
  • Shares outstanding: 17.85m
  • Website: https://www.newron.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Newron Pharmaceuticals S.p.A.
  • Via Antonio Meucci 3
  • Bresso
  • Milan
  • 20091
  • Italy

Listings


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2022/05/25 00:00
End of Day Share Price2022/05/25 00:00
Earnings2021/12/31
Annual Earnings2021/12/31


Unless specified all financial data is based on a yearly period but updated quarterly. This is known as Trailing Twelve Month (TTM) or Last Twelve Month (LTM) Data. Learn more here.