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Market Cap

US$369.3m

Last Updated

2021/04/21 00:07 UTC

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Company Financials +

Executive Summary

Homology Medicines, Inc., a genetic medicines company, focuses on transforming the lives of patients suffering from rare genetic diseases. More Details


Snowflake Analysis

Flawless balance sheet with limited growth.

Share Price & News

How has Homology Medicines's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

Stable Share Price: FIXX is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 10% a week.

Volatility Over Time: FIXX's weekly volatility (10%) has been stable over the past year.


Market Performance


7 Day Return

-11.6%

FIXX

1.6%

US Biotechs

-0.8%

US Market


1 Year Return

-50.6%

FIXX

25.3%

US Biotechs

58.4%

US Market

Return vs Industry: FIXX underperformed the US Biotechs industry which returned 21.7% over the past year.

Return vs Market: FIXX underperformed the US Market which returned 55% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

FIXXIndustryMarket
7 Day-11.6%1.6%-0.8%
30 Day-40.7%-2.3%3.1%
90 Day-52.9%-8.7%4.2%
1 Year-50.6%-50.6%27.1%25.3%61.1%58.4%
3 Year-68.4%-68.4%32.9%26.4%66.0%55.4%
5 Yearn/a41.7%30.8%120.8%96.1%

Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


Simply Wall St News

Valuation

Is Homology Medicines undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

1.63x

Price to Book (PB) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

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

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


Price To Earnings Ratio

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

PE vs Market: FIXX 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 FIXX's PEG Ratio to determine if it is good value.


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: FIXX is good value based on its PB Ratio (1.6x) compared to the US Biotechs industry average (3.6x).


Future Growth

How is Homology Medicines forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 8 analysts?

-3.2%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

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

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

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

Revenue vs Market: FIXX's revenue (65.3% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (9.7% per year).

High Growth Revenue: FIXX's revenue (65.3% per year) 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 FIXX's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time


Past Performance

How has Homology Medicines performed over the past 5 years?

-45.4%

Historical annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: FIXX is currently unprofitable.

Growing Profit Margin: FIXX is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

Earnings Trend: FIXX is unprofitable, and losses have increased over the past 5 years at a rate of 45.4% per year.

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

Earnings vs Industry: FIXX is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Biotechs industry (-7.3%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: FIXX has a negative Return on Equity (-65.66%), as it is currently unprofitable.


Financial Health

How is Homology Medicines's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: FIXX's short term assets ($219.6M) exceed its short term liabilities ($22.7M).

Long Term Liabilities: FIXX's short term assets ($219.6M) exceed its long term liabilities ($45.1M).


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: FIXX is debt free.

Reducing Debt: FIXX has not had any debt for 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: FIXX has sufficient cash runway for more than a year based on its current free cash flow.

Forecast Cash Runway: FIXX has sufficient cash runway for 1.5 years if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of 54.5% each year.


Dividend

What is Homology Medicines's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

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

High Dividend: Unable to evaluate FIXX'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 FIXX's dividends per share have been stable in the past.

Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if FIXX'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 FIXX's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.


Next Steps

Management

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

1.3yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Arthur Tzianabos (57 yo)

5yrs

Tenure

US$885,960

Compensation

Dr. Arthur O. Tzianabos, Ph.D., has been the Chief Executive Officer, President and Director of Homology Medicines, Inc. since April 2016. Dr. Tzianabos serves as a Director of Alliance for Regenerative Me...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Arthur's total compensation ($USD885.96K) is below average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD1.56M).

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


Leadership Team

Experienced Management: FIXX's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.3 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.


Board Members

Experienced Board: FIXX's board of directors are considered experienced (3.3 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.


Recent Insider Transactions

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 26.3%.


Top Shareholders

Company Information

Homology Medicines, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Homology Medicines, Inc.
  • Ticker: FIXX
  • Exchange: NasdaqGS
  • Founded: 2015
  • Industry: Biotechnology
  • Sector: Pharmaceuticals & Biotech
  • Market Cap: US$369.313m
  • Shares outstanding: 57.08m
  • Website: https://www.homologymedicines.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Homology Medicines, Inc.
  • One Patriots Park
  • Bedford
  • Massachusetts
  • 1730
  • United States

Listings


Biography

Homology Medicines, Inc., a genetic medicines company, focuses on transforming the lives of patients suffering from rare genetic diseases. Its proprietary platform is designed to utilize its human hematopo...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2021/04/21 00:07
End of Day Share Price2021/04/20 00:00
Earnings2020/12/31
Annual Earnings2020/12/31


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