Vanda Pharmaceuticals Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, focuses on the development and commercialization of therapies to address high unmet medical needs. More Details
Flawless balance sheet with reasonable growth potential.
Share Price & News
How has Vanda Pharmaceuticals's share price performed over time and what events caused price changes?
Latest Share Price and Events
Stable Share Price: VNDA is not significantly more volatile than the rest of US stocks over the past 3 months, typically moving +/- 8% a week.
Volatility Over Time: VNDA's weekly volatility (8%) has been stable over the past year.
7 Day Return
1 Year Return
Return vs Industry: VNDA exceeded the US Biotechs industry which returned 22.3% over the past year.
Return vs Market: VNDA underperformed the US Market which returned 53.9% over the past year.
Long-Term Price Volatility Vs. Market
How volatile is Vanda Pharmaceuticals's share price compared to the market and industry in the last 5 years?
Simply Wall St News
1 week ago | Simply Wall StHas Vanda Pharmaceuticals Inc.'s (NASDAQ:VNDA) Impressive Stock Performance Got Anything to Do With Its Fundamentals?
1 month ago | Simply Wall StThis Insider Has Just Sold Shares In Vanda Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:VNDA)
2 months ago | Simply Wall StVanda Pharmaceuticals Inc. Just Missed EPS By 7.7%: Here's What Analysts Think Will Happen Next
Is Vanda Pharmaceuticals 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: VNDA ($16.67) is trading below our estimate of fair value ($22.89)
Significantly Below Fair Value: VNDA is trading below fair value by more than 20%.
Price To Earnings Ratio
PE vs Industry: VNDA is poor value based on its PE Ratio (38.9x) compared to the US Biotechs industry average (22.1x).
PE vs Market: VNDA is poor value based on its PE Ratio (38.9x) compared to the US market (22.5x).
Price to Earnings Growth Ratio
PEG Ratio: VNDA is poor value based on its PEG Ratio (1.1x)
Price to Book Ratio
PB vs Industry: VNDA is good value based on its PB Ratio (2x) compared to the US Biotechs industry average (3.7x).
How is Vanda Pharmaceuticals forecast to perform in the next 1 to 3 years based on estimates from 1 analyst?
Forecasted annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue Growth Forecasts
Analyst Future Growth Forecasts
Earnings vs Savings Rate: VNDA's forecast earnings growth (35.4% per year) is above the savings rate (2%).
Earnings vs Market: VNDA's earnings (35.4% per year) are forecast to grow faster than the US market (18% per year).
High Growth Earnings: earnings are expected to grow significantly over the next 3 years.
Revenue vs Market: VNDA's revenue (11.9% per year) is forecast to grow faster than the US market (9.3% per year).
High Growth Revenue: VNDA's revenue (11.9% per year) is forecast to grow slower than 20% per year.
Earnings per Share Growth Forecasts
Future Return on Equity
Future ROE: Insufficient data to determine if VNDA's Return on Equity is forecast to be high in 3 years time
How has Vanda Pharmaceuticals performed over the past 5 years?
Historical annual earnings growth
Earnings and Revenue History
Quality Earnings: VNDA has high quality earnings.
Growing Profit Margin: VNDA's current net profit margins (9.4%) are lower than last year (50.8%).
Past Earnings Growth Analysis
Earnings Trend: VNDA has become profitable over the past 5 years, growing earnings by 69.6% per year.
Accelerating Growth: VNDA's has had negative earnings growth over the past year, so it can't be compared to its 5-year average.
Earnings vs Industry: VNDA had negative earnings growth (-79.8%) over the past year, making it difficult to compare to the Biotechs industry average (-7.3%).
Return on Equity
High ROE: VNDA's Return on Equity (5.1%) is considered low.
How is Vanda Pharmaceuticals's financial position?
Financial Position Analysis
Short Term Liabilities: VNDA's short term assets ($409.1M) exceed its short term liabilities ($65.9M).
Long Term Liabilities: VNDA's short term assets ($409.1M) exceed its long term liabilities ($14.3M).
Debt to Equity History and Analysis
Debt Level: VNDA is debt free.
Reducing Debt: VNDA has not had any debt for past 5 years.
Debt Coverage: VNDA has no debt, therefore it does not need to be covered by operating cash flow.
Interest Coverage: VNDA has no debt, therefore coverage of interest payments is not a concern.
What is Vanda Pharmaceuticals's current dividend yield, its reliability and sustainability?
Dividend Yield vs Market
Notable Dividend: Unable to evaluate VNDA's dividend yield against the bottom 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
High Dividend: Unable to evaluate VNDA's dividend yield against the top 25% of dividend payers, as the company has not reported any recent payouts.
Stability and Growth of Payments
Stable Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if VNDA's dividends per share have been stable in the past.
Growing Dividend: Insufficient data to determine if VNDA's dividend payments have been increasing.
Current Payout to Shareholders
Dividend Coverage: Insufficient data to calculate payout ratio to determine if its dividend payments are covered by earnings.
Future Payout to Shareholders
Future Dividend Coverage: No need to calculate the sustainability of VNDA's dividend in 3 years as they are not forecast to pay a notable one for the US market.
How experienced are the management team and are they aligned to shareholders interests?
Average management tenure
Mihael Polymeropoulos (60 yo)
Dr. Mihael H. Polymeropoulos, M.D. founded Vanda Pharmaceuticals, Inc. in 2003 and has been its Chief Executive Officer, President and Director since May, 2003. Dr. Polymeropoulos has also been the Chief F...
CEO Compensation Analysis
Compensation vs Market: Mihael's total compensation ($USD4.28M) is above average for companies of similar size in the US market ($USD2.32M).
Compensation vs Earnings: Mihael's compensation has been consistent with company performance over the past year.
Experienced Management: VNDA's management team is not considered experienced ( 1.7 years average tenure), which suggests a new team.
Experienced Board: VNDA's board of directors are considered experienced (4.5 years average tenure).
Who are the major shareholders and have insiders been buying or selling?
Insider Trading Volume
Insider Buying: VNDA insiders have only sold shares in the past 3 months.
Recent Insider Transactions
Dilution of Shares: Shareholders have been diluted in the past year, with total shares outstanding growing by 2.3%.
Vanda Pharmaceuticals Inc.'s company bio, employee growth, exchange listings and data sources
- Name: Vanda Pharmaceuticals Inc.
- Ticker: VNDA
- Exchange: NasdaqGM
- Founded: 2002
- Industry: Biotechnology
- Sector: Pharmaceuticals & Biotech
- Market Cap: US$907.311m
- Shares outstanding: 54.88m
- Website: https://www.vandapharma.com
Number of Employees
- Vanda Pharmaceuticals Inc.
- 2200 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
- Suite 300E
- District Of Columbia
- United States
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Company Analysis and Financial Data Status
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