Why GlycoMimetics, Inc. (NASDAQ:GLYC) Is An Attractive Investment To Consider

GlycoMimetics, Inc. (NASDAQ:GLYC) is a company with exceptional fundamental characteristics. Upon building up an investment case for a stock, we should look at various aspects. In the case of GLYC, it is a company with strong financial health as well as an optimistic future outlook. Below is a brief commentary on these key aspects. For those interested in understanding where the figures come from and want to see the analysis, take a look at the report on GlycoMimetics here.

Flawless balance sheet with high growth potential

GLYC’s strong financial health means that all of its upcoming liability payments are able to be met by its current cash and short-term investment holdings. This indicates that GLYC has sufficient cash flows and proper cash management in place, which is a crucial insight into the health of the company. Investors should not worry about GLYC’s debt levels because the company has none! This means it is running its business only on equity capital funding, which is typically normal for a small-cap company. Investors’ risk associated with debt is virtually non-existent and the company has plenty of headroom to grow debt in the future, should the need arise.

NASDAQGM:GLYC Future Profit January 29th 19
NASDAQGM:GLYC Future Profit January 29th 19

Next Steps:

For GlycoMimetics, I’ve put together three important factors you should look at:

  1. Historical Performance: What has GLYC’s returns been like over the past? Go into more detail in the past track record analysis and take a look at the free visual representations of our analysis for more clarity.
  2. Valuation: What is GLYC worth today? Is the stock undervalued, even when its growth outlook is factored into its intrinsic value? The intrinsic value infographic in our free research report helps visualize whether GLYC is currently mispriced by the market.
  3. Other Attractive Alternatives : Are there other well-rounded stocks you could be holding instead of GLYC? Explore our interactive list of stocks with large potential to get an idea of what else is out there you may be missing!

To help readers see past the short term volatility of the financial market, we aim to bring you a long-term focused research analysis purely driven by fundamental data. Note that our analysis does not factor in the latest price-sensitive company announcements.

The author is an independent contributor and at the time of publication had no position in the stocks mentioned. For errors that warrant correction please contact the editor at editorial-team@simplywallst.com.