NasdaqGM:MGTA

Stock Analysis Report

Executive Summary

Magenta Therapeutics, Inc., a clinical-stage biotechnology company, develops novel medicines to extend the curative power of stem cell transplant, gene therapy, genome editing, and cell therapy to patients.

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Fundamentals

Flawless balance sheet with poor track record.

Share Price & News

How has Magenta Therapeutics's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?


Latest Share Price and Events

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


Market Performance


7 Day Return

38.0%

MGTA

3.2%

US Biotechs

0.5%

US Market


1 Year Return

66.2%

MGTA

11.1%

US Biotechs

16.1%

US Market

Return vs Industry: MGTA exceeded the US Biotechs industry which returned 11.1% over the past year.

Return vs Market: MGTA exceeded the US Market which returned 16.1% over the past year.


Shareholder returns

MGTAIndustryMarket
7 Day38.0%3.2%0.5%
30 Day28.9%11.1%3.9%
90 Day31.9%9.1%6.6%
1 Year66.2%66.2%12.1%11.1%18.7%16.1%
3 Yearn/a18.7%14.9%47.2%37.7%
5 Yearn/a5.4%0.5%61.5%43.7%

Price Volatility Vs. Market

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


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Valuation

Is Magenta Therapeutics undervalued compared to its fair value and its price relative to the market?

3.1x

Price to Book (PB) ratio


Share Price vs. Fair Value

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

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


Price To Earnings Ratio

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

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


Price to Book Ratio

PB vs Industry: MGTA is overvalued based on its PB Ratio (3.1x) compared to the US Biotechs industry average (3x).


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Future Growth

How is Magenta Therapeutics forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 4 analysts?

-12.8%

Forecasted annual earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts


Analyst Future Growth Forecasts

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

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

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

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

High Growth Revenue: Insufficient data to determine if MGTA'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 MGTA's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time


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Past Performance

How has Magenta Therapeutics performed over the past 5 years?

-43.4%

Last years earnings growth


Earnings and Revenue History

Quality Earnings: MGTA has high quality earnings.

Growing Profit Margin: MGTA is currently unprofitable.


Past Earnings Growth Analysis

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

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

Earnings vs Industry: MGTA is unprofitable, making it difficult to compare its past year earnings growth to the Biotechs industry (86.5%).


Return on Equity

High ROE: MGTA has a negative Return on Equity (-43.47%), as it is currently unprofitable.


Return on Assets


Return on Capital Employed


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Financial Health

How is Magenta Therapeutics's financial position?


Financial Position Analysis

Short Term Liabilities: MGTA's short term assets ($165.2M) exceeds its short term liabilities ($9.6M)

Long Term Liabilities: MGTA's short term assets ($165.2M) exceeds its long term liabilities (6.1M)


Debt to Equity History and Analysis

Debt Level: MGTA is debt free.

Reducing Debt: MGTA has not had any debt for past 5 years.


Balance Sheet

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

Debt Coverage by Assets: Insufficient data to determine if MGTA's debt is covered by short term assets.


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

Forecast Cash Runway: MGTA has sufficient cash runway for more than 3 years if free cash flow continues to reduce at historical rates of -53.9% each year


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Dividend

What is Magenta Therapeutics's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?


Dividend Yield vs Market

companyn/amarketbottom25%1.4%markettop25%3.7%industryaverage2.1%forecastin3Years0%

Current dividend yield vs market & industry

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

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

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


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Management

What is the CEO of Magenta Therapeutics's salary, the management and board of directors tenure and is there insider trading?

1.7yrs

Average management tenure


CEO

Jason Gardner (48yo)

3.8yrs

Tenure

US$4,749,458

Compensation

Dr. Jason Gardner, Ph.D., D. Phil., is a Cofounder of Magenta Therapeutics, Inc. and has been its Chief Executive Officer and President since February 2016. Dr. Gardner joined Atlas Venture in November 201 ...


CEO Compensation Analysis

Compensation vs Market: Jason's total compensation ($USD4.75M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD1.73M).

Compensation vs Earnings: Jason's compensation has increased whilst the company is unprofitable.


Management Age and Tenure

1.7yrs

Average Tenure

48.5yo

Average Age

Experienced Management: MGTA's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.7 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.


Board Age and Tenure

3.1yrs

Average Tenure

59.5yo

Average Age

Experienced Board: MGTA's board of directors are considered experienced (3.1 years average tenure).


Insider Trading

Insider Buying: MGTA insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.


Recent Insider Transactions

SellUS$53,33401 Nov 19
Michael Cooke
EntityIndividual
Shares5,000
Max PriceUS$10.67
SellUS$50,06403 Oct 19
Michael Cooke
EntityIndividual
Shares5,000
Max PriceUS$10.01
SellUS$254,41622 Mar 19
Atlas Venture L.P.
EntityCompany
Shares14,245
Max PriceUS$17.86

Ownership Breakdown

Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been substantially diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 235.4%.


Management Team

  • Alison Lawton (58yo)

    Board Advisor

    • Tenure: 1.6yrs
    • Compensation: US$4.38k
  • Jason Ryan (45yo)

    Chief Operating & Financial Officer

    • Tenure: 0.8yrs
  • Christina Isacson (40yo)

    Chief Business Officer

    • Tenure: 0yrs
    • Compensation: US$2.28m
  • Manisha Pai

    Vice President of Investor Relations & Communications

    • Tenure: 2.1yrs
  • Jason Gardner (48yo)

    Co-Founder

    • Tenure: 3.8yrs
    • Compensation: US$4.75m
  • Zoran Zdraveski (49yo)

    Chief Legal Officer

    • Tenure: 2.6yrs
  • John Davis (57yo)

    Chief Medical Officer

    • Tenure: 1.8yrs
    • Compensation: US$3.18m
  • Meg Woods

    Head of Culture & People

    • Tenure: 1.7yrs
  • Catherine Monaghan

    Head of Clinical Development Operations

    • Tenure: 1.7yrs
  • Jan Pinkas

    Senior VP & Head of Translational Sciences

    • Tenure: 0.08yrs

Board Members

  • Mike Bonney (61yo)

    Chairman

    • Tenure: 3.1yrs
    • Compensation: US$21.32k
  • Tom Daniel (65yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 3.1yrs
    • Compensation: US$28.91k
  • Alexis Borisy (47yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 4.4yrs
    • Compensation: US$12.79k
  • Bruce Booth (45yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 3.8yrs
    • Compensation: US$11.33k
  • Anne McGeorge (58yo)

    Independent Director

    • Tenure: 0.4yrs
  • Robert Negrin

    Member of Scientific Advisory Board

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • Luigi Naldini

    Member of Scientific Advisory Board

    • Tenure: 0yrs
  • David Scadden (66yo)

    Chair of Scientific Advisory Board & Director

    • Tenure: 3yrs
    • Compensation: US$85.39k
  • Jason Gardner (48yo)

    Co-Founder

    • Tenure: 3.8yrs
    • Compensation: US$4.75m
  • Alan Tyndall (71yo)

    Member of Scientific Advisory Board

    • Tenure: 0yrs

Company Information

Magenta Therapeutics, Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources


Key Information

  • Name: Magenta Therapeutics, Inc.
  • Ticker: MGTA
  • Exchange: NasdaqGM
  • Founded: 2015
  • Industry: Biotechnology
  • Sector: Pharmaceuticals & Biotech
  • Market Cap: US$501.687m
  • Shares outstanding: 38.56m
  • Website: https://www.magentatx.com

Number of Employees


Location

  • Magenta Therapeutics, Inc.
  • 100 Technology Square
  • 5th Floor
  • Cambridge
  • Massachusetts
  • 2139
  • United States

Listings

TickerExchangePrimary SecuritySecurity TypeCountryCurrencyListed on
MGTANasdaqGM (Nasdaq Global Market)YesCommon StockUSUSDJun 2018
3MTDB (Deutsche Boerse AG)YesCommon StockDEEURJun 2018

Biography

Magenta Therapeutics, Inc., a clinical-stage biotechnology company, develops novel medicines to extend the curative power of stem cell transplant, gene therapy, genome editing, and cell therapy to patients ...


Company Analysis and Financial Data Status

All financial data provided by Standard & Poor's Capital IQ.
DataLast Updated (UTC time)
Company Analysis2019/11/21 00:46
End of Day Share Price2019/11/20 00:00
Earnings2019/09/30
Annual Earnings2018/12/31


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.