DB:4GB

Stock Analysis Report

Executive Summary

Gossamer Bio, Inc., a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, focuses on discovering, acquiring, developing, and commercializing therapeutics in the disease areas of immunology, inflammation, and oncology in the United States.


Snowflake Analysis

Excellent balance sheet and overvalued.

Share Price & News

How has Gossamer Bio's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: 4GB's share price has been volatile over the past 3 months.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

4.0%

4GB

-0.7%

DE Biotechs

-0.6%

DE Market


1 Year Return

-47.2%

4GB

-13.5%

DE Biotechs

-20.9%

DE Market

Return vs Industry: 4GB underperformed the German Biotechs industry which returned -13.2% over the past year.

Return vs Market: 4GB underperformed the German Market which returned -20.9% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

4GBIndustryMarket
7 Day4.0%-0.7%-0.6%
30 Day-23.5%-7.8%-16.6%
90 Day-31.6%-21.1%-26.0%
1 Year-47.2%-47.2%-13.3%-13.5%-18.6%-20.9%
3 Yearn/a14.1%12.9%-19.0%-25.8%
5 Yearn/a-9.6%-11.9%-21.1%-31.8%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

How volatile is Gossamer Bio's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?


Simply Wall St News

No news available

Valuation

Is Gossamer Bio undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

1.78x

Price to Book (PB) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate 4GB's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.

Significantly Below Fair Value: Insufficient data to calculate 4GB's fair value to establish if it is undervalued.


Price To Earnings Ratio

PE vs Industry: 4GB is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the Biotechs industry average.

PE vs Market: 4GB is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the German market.


Price to Earnings Growth Ratio

PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate 4GB's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: 4GB is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.8x) compared to the DE Biotechs industry average (3.3x).


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Future Growth

How is Gossamer Bio forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 5 analysts?

-9.0%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

Earnings vs Savings Rate: 4GB is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.

Earnings vs Market: 4GB is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.

High Growth Earnings: 4GB is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.

Revenue vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if 4GB's revenue is forecast to grow faster than the German market.

High Growth Revenue: Insufficient data to determine if 4GB's revenue is forecast to grow faster than 20% per year.


Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts


Future Return on Equity

Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if 4GB's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time


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Past Performance

How has Gossamer Bio performed over the past 5 years?

-22.7%

Last years earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: 4GB is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: 4GB is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: Insufficient data to determine if 4GB's year-on-year earnings growth rate was positive over the past 5 years.

Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare 4GB's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable

Earnings vs Industry: 4GB is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Biotechs industry (16.1%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: 4GB has a negative Return on Equity (-51.15%), as it is currently unprofitable.


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Financial Health

How is Gossamer Bio's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: 4GB's short term assets ($409.3M) exceed its short term liabilities ($36.9M).

Long Term Liabilities: 4GB's short term assets ($409.3M) exceed its long term liabilities ($37.2M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: 4GB's debt to equity ratio (8.1%) is considered satisfactory.

Reducing Debt: Insufficient data to determine if 4GB's debt to equity ratio has reduced over the past 5 years.


Balance Sheet

Inventory Level: 4GB has a low level of unsold assets or inventory.

Debt Coverage by Assets: 4GB's debt is covered by short term assets (assets are 14.4x debt).


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: 4GB has sufficient cash runway for more than a year based on its current free cash flow.

Forecast Cash Runway: 4GB has sufficient cash runway for 1.9 years if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of -89.2% each year.


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Dividend

What is Gossamer Bio's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate 4GB's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate 4GB's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any payouts.


Stability and Growth of Payments

Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 4GB's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if 4GB's dividend payments have been increasing.


Current Payout to Shareholders

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


Future Payout to Shareholders

Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of 4GB's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the German market.


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Management

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

1.8yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Sheila Gujrathi (49yo)

1.75s

Tenure

US$18,709,912

Compensation

Dr. Sheila K. Gujrathi, M.D., is the Co-Founder and President of Gossamer Bio, Inc. since October 2015 and has been its Chief Executive Officer since July 23, 2018. Dr. Gujrathi has been a Director of Goss ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Sheila's total compensation ($USD18.71M) is above average for companies of similar size in the German market ($USD1.36M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Insufficient data to compare Sheila's compensation with company performance.


Leadership Team

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Faheem Hasnain
Co-Founder & Chairman4.5yrsUS$18.71m5.1% $31.9m
Sheila Gujrathi
Co-Founder1.75yrsUS$18.71m6.1% $38.2m
Bryan Giraudo
Chief Financial Officer1.92yrsUS$2.33m0.039% $245.5k
Christian Waage
Executive VP2.67yrsUS$867.30k0.80% $5.0m
Jakob Dupont
Chief Medical Officer1.33yrsUS$3.53mno data
Luisa Salter-Cid
Chief Scientific Officer1.67yrsno data0.18% $1.1m
Deanna Weber
Vice President of Human Resourcesno datano datano data

1.8yrs

Average Tenure

53yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: 4GB's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.8 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.


Board Members

NamePositionTenureCompensationOwnership
Faheem Hasnain
Co-Founder & Chairman4.5yrsUS$18.71m5.1% $31.9m
Sheila Gujrathi
Co-Founder1.75yrsUS$18.71m6.1% $38.2m
Russell Cox
Independent Director1.42yrsUS$331.80k0.011% $68.0k
Thomas Daniel
Independent Director2.25yrsUS$274.20k0.057% $359.8k
Kristina Burow
Independent Director2.25yrsno datano data
Joshua Bilenker
Independent Director1.33yrsUS$331.80kno data
Renée Galá
Independent Director1.33yrsUS$331.80kno data

2.3yrs

Average Tenure

49yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: 4GB's board of directors are not considered experienced ( 2.3 years average tenure), which suggests a new board.


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.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been substantially diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 741.5%.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Gossamer Bio, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Gossamer Bio, Inc.
  • Ticker: 4GB
  • Exchange: DB
  • Founded: 2015
  • Industry: Biotechnology
  • Sector: Pharmaceuticals & Biotech
  • Market Cap: US$675.970m
  • Listing Market Cap: US$626.556m
  • Shares outstanding: 66.34m
  • Website: https://www.gossamerbio.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Gossamer Bio, Inc.
  • 3013 Science Park Road
  • Suite 200
  • San Diego
  • California
  • 92121
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
GOSSNasdaqGS (Nasdaq Global Select)YesCommon StockUSUSDFeb 2019
4GBMUN (Boerse Muenchen)YesCommon StockDEEURFeb 2019
4GBDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon StockDEEURFeb 2019

Biography

Gossamer Bio, Inc., a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, focuses on discovering, acquiring, developing, and commercializing therapeutics in the disease areas of immunology, inflammation, and oncology in the United States. It is developing GB001, an oral antagonist of prostaglandin D2 receptor 2, which is in Phase IIb clinical trial for the treatment of moderate-to-severe eosinophilic asthma; in Phase II clinical trial to treat patients with chronic rhinosinusitis both with and without nasal polyps; and in translational Phase 2 clinical trial in patients with chronic spontaneous urticarial. The company is also developing GB002, an orally inhaled, small molecule, selective platelet-derived growth factor receptor kinase inhibitor in Phase Ib clinical trial for the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension; GB004, a novel, gut-targeted, oral small molecule in Phase Ib clinical trial for the treatment of inflammatory bowel disease, including ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease; and GB1275, an oral, small molecule, CD11b modulator in Phase 1/2 clinical trial for the treatment of selected solid tumor types. It has license agreements with Pulmokine, Inc. to develop and commercialize GB002 and certain backup compounds; and Aerpio Pharmaceuticals, Inc. to develop and commercialize GB004 and related compounds. The company was formerly known as FSG, Bio, Inc. and changed its name to Gossamer Bio, Inc. in 2017. Gossamer Bio, Inc. was founded in 2015 and is headquartered in San Diego, California. 


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2020/04/06 00:56
End of Day Share Price2020/04/03 00:00
Earnings2019/12/31
Annual Earnings2019/12/31


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.