CymaBay Therapeutics, Inc., a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, focuses on developing and providing therapies to treat liver and other chronic diseases. More Details
Excellent balance sheet and fair value.
Share Price & News
How has CymaBay Therapeutics's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: CBAY is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 8% a week.
Volatility Over Time: CBAY's weekly volatility (8%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: CBAY underperformed the US Pharmaceuticals industry which returned 18.7% over the past year.
Return vs Market: CBAY underperformed the US Market which returned 34.7% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is CymaBay Therapeutics's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
Is CymaBay Therapeutics undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?
Undervalued compared to fair value
Share Price vs. Fair Value
Below Fair Value: CBAY ($3.85) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($25.03)
Significantly Below Fair Value: CBAY is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: CBAY is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US Pharmaceuticals industry average.
PE vs Market: CBAY is unprofitable, so we can't compare its PE Ratio to the US market.
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: Insufficient data to calculate CBAY's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: CBAY is good value based on its PB Ratio (2.1x) compared to the US Pharmaceuticals industry average (2.9x).
How is CymaBay Therapeutics forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 8 analysts?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: CBAY is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Earnings vs Market: CBAY is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
High Growth Earnings: CBAY is forecast to remain unprofitable over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: Insufficient data to determine if CBAY's revenue is forecast to grow faster than the US market.
High Growth Revenue: Insufficient data to determine if CBAY'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 CBAY's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has CymaBay Therapeutics performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: CBAY is currently unprofitable.
Growing Profit Margin: CBAY is currently unprofitable.
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: CBAY is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 24.9% per year.
Accelerating Growth: Unable to compare CBAY's earnings growth over the past year to its 5-year average as it is currently unprofitable
Earnings vs Industry: CBAY is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Pharmaceuticals industry (14.2%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: CBAY has a negative Return on Equity (-43.44%), as it is currently unprofitable.
How is CymaBay Therapeutics's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: CBAY's short term assets ($133.3M) exceed its short term liabilities ($7.9M).
Long Term Liabilities: CBAY's short term assets ($133.3M) exceed its long term liabilities ($1.1M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: CBAY is debt free.
Reducing Debt: CBAY has no debt compared to 5 years ago when its debt to equity ratio was 43.3%.
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: CBAY has sufficient cash runway for more than a year based on its current free cash flow.
Forecast Cash Runway: Insufficient data to determine if CBAY has enough cash runway if its free cash flow continues to grow or shrink based on historical rates.
What is CymaBay Therapeutics's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate CBAY's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate CBAY'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 CBAY's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if CBAY'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 CBAY's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Sujal Shah (48 yo)
Mr. Sujal A. Shah serves as Director at Tvardi Therapeutics, Inc. since January 2021. He has been the Chief Executive Officer and President of Cymabay Therapeutics, Inc, since November 6, 2017. Mr. Shah se...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Sujal's total compensation ($USD2.64M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD1.10M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Sujal's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.
Experienced Management: CBAY's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.1 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
Experienced Board: CBAY's board of directors are considered experienced (5.3 years average tenure).
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.
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have not been meaningfully diluted in the past year.
CymaBay Therapeutics, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: CymaBay Therapeutics, Inc.
- Ticker: CBAY
- Exchange: NasdaqGS
- Founded: 1988
- Industry: Pharmaceuticals
- Sector: Pharmaceuticals & Biotech
- Market Cap: US$265.634m
- Shares outstanding: 69.00m
- Website: https://www.cymabay.com
Number of Employees
- CymaBay Therapeutics, Inc.
- 7575 Gateway Boulevard
- Suite 110
- United States
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Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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