bluebird bio, Inc.

NasdaqGS:BLUE Stock Report

Market Cap: US$186.3m

bluebird bio Past Earnings Performance

Past criteria checks 0/6

bluebird bio has been growing earnings at an average annual rate of 18.9%, while the Biotechs industry saw earnings growing at 15% annually. Revenues have been declining at an average rate of 30.2% per year.

Key information


Earnings growth rate


EPS growth rate

Biotechs Industry Growth17.0%
Revenue growth rate-30.2%
Return on equity-41.0%
Net Margin-419.6%
Last Earnings Update30 Sep 2023

Recent past performance updates

Recent updates

bluebird bio Is Priced Below IP Value

Mar 23

Bluebird Bio: Innovative Therapies, Monetary Setbacks

Jan 25

Is bluebird bio (NASDAQ:BLUE) In A Good Position To Invest In Growth?

Oct 13
Is bluebird bio (NASDAQ:BLUE) In A Good Position To Invest In Growth?

Here's Why We're A Bit Worried About bluebird bio's (NASDAQ:BLUE) Cash Burn Situation

Jul 13
Here's Why We're A Bit Worried About bluebird bio's (NASDAQ:BLUE) Cash Burn Situation

Bluebird, Real Endpoints team up to increase access to pricey gene therapy Zynteglo

Oct 04

Bluebird bio names interim finance chief

Sep 26

Bluebird bio jumps 17% on FDA approval of new gene therapy

Sep 19

bluebird bio' chief strategy and financial officer to depart

Sep 12

FDA approves bluebird bio's Zyntego beti-cel gene therapy for beta thalassemia

Aug 17

bluebird bio: Potential For 3 Gene Therapy Approvals In 12 Months Makes Buy Case

Jun 22

bluebird bio: Beaten Down Biotech With Possible Long-Term Potential

May 09

Bluebird Bio: Gene Therapy Launches Could Bring Big Revenues, Providing They Meet Approval

Feb 07

bluebird bio: Ticker Fueled By Gambling Chance Of Commercial Success

Dec 12

bluebird bio (NASDAQ:BLUE) Will Have To Spend Its Cash Wisely

Nov 08
bluebird bio (NASDAQ:BLUE) Will Have To Spend Its Cash Wisely

Revenue & Expenses Breakdown

How bluebird bio makes and spends money. Based on latest reported earnings, on an LTM basis.

Earnings and Revenue History

NasdaqGS:BLUE Revenue, expenses and earnings (USD Millions)
DateRevenueEarningsG+A ExpensesR&D Expenses
30 Sep 2322-91149-52
30 Jun 239-96139-50
31 Mar 234-123137-31
31 Dec 224-2671370
30 Sep 225-431159178
30 Jun 226-507180125
31 Mar 225-56319070
31 Dec 214-5632100
30 Sep 21-238-5731870
30 Jun 21-220-6142170
31 Mar 21-21-4802300
31 Dec 200-5612400
30 Sep 20250-6422860
30 Jun 20240-6532840
31 Mar 2054-8282840
31 Dec 190-5552360
30 Sep 1954-7152490
30 Jun 1957-6552270
31 Mar 1951-6051990
31 Dec 1855-5561740
30 Sep 1840-5241500
30 Jun 1836-4571280
31 Mar 1845-3821080
31 Dec 1735-336940
30 Sep 1733-290810
30 Jun 1727-288720
31 Mar 1711-276690
31 Dec 166-264650
30 Sep 166-239630
30 Jun 166-205620
31 Mar 169-198550
31 Dec 1514-167460
30 Sep 1519-139360
30 Jun 1524-113290
31 Mar 1525-63240
31 Dec 1425-49230
30 Sep 1425-37230
30 Jun 1425-26200
31 Mar 1425-29170
31 Dec 1320-25140
30 Sep 1314-21120
30 Jun 138-15100

Quality Earnings: BLUE is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: BLUE is currently unprofitable.

Free Cash Flow vs Earnings Analysis

Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: BLUE is unprofitable, but has reduced losses over the past 5 years at a rate of 18.9% per year.

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

Earnings vs Industry: BLUE is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Biotechs industry (-14.4%).

Return on Equity

High ROE: BLUE has a negative Return on Equity (-40.97%), as it is currently unprofitable.

Return on Assets

Return on Capital Employed

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