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Pharmaxis Ltd is a drug manufacturers-general business based in Australia. Pharmaxis shares (PXS) are listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) and all prices are in Australian Dollars. Pharmaxis has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $27.2 million. If you're looking to buy shares, check out the steps below.
How to buy shares in Pharmaxis
- Compare share trading platforms. To buy shares listed in Australia, you'll need to sign up to a broker with access to the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX). Our table below can help you choose.
- Open and fund your brokerage account. Complete an application with your personal and financial details, like your ID and tax file number. Fund your account with a bank transfer, PayPal or debit card.
- Search for Pharmaxis . Find the share by name or ticker symbol: PXS. Research its history to confirm it's a solid investment against your financial goals.
- Purchase now or later. Buy today with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until Pharmaxis reaches your desired price. To spread out your risk, look into dollar-cost averaging, which smooths out buying at consistent intervals and amounts.
- Decide on how many to buy. At today's price, weigh your budget against a diversified portfolio that can minimise risk through the market's ups and downs.
- Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Pharmaxis . Optimise your portfolio by tracking how your stock — and even the business — performs with an eye on the long term. You may be eligible for dividends and shareholder voting rights on directors and management that can affect your stock.
Pharmaxis share priceUse our graph to track the performance of PXS stocks over time.
Pharmaxis shares at a glance
|52-week range||$0.065 - $0.14|
|50-day moving average||$0.0813|
|200-day moving average||$0.0856|
|Dividend yield||N/A (0%)|
|Earnings per share (TTM)||$0.013|
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Is it a good time to buy Pharmaxis stock?
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Pharmaxis price performance over time
|1 week (2021-06-11)||0.08|
|1 month (2021-05-19)||-3.61%|
|3 months (2021-03-19)||-5.88%|
|6 months (2020-12-18)||-9.09%|
|1 year (2020-06-19)||14.29%|
|2 years (2019-06-19)||-66.67%|
|3 years (2018-06-19)||-74.19%|
|5 years (2016-06-17)||-68.00%|
Is Pharmaxis under- or over-valued?
Valuing Pharmaxis stock is incredibly difficult, and any metric has to be viewed as part of a bigger picture of Pharmaxis 's overall performance. However, analysts commonly use some key metrics to help gauge the value of a stock.
Pharmaxis 's P/E ratio
Pharmaxis 's current share price divided by its per-share earnings (EPS) over a 12-month period gives a "trailing price/earnings ratio" of roughly 6x. In other words, Pharmaxis shares trade at around 6x recent earnings.
That's relatively low compared to, say, the P/E ratio for the ASX over the 12 months to December 2019 (32.14). The low P/E ratio could mean that investors are pessimistic about the outlook for the shares or simply that they're under-valued.
Pharmaxis 's EBITDA
Pharmaxis 's EBITDA (earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation) is $1.5 million.
The EBITDA is a measure of a Pharmaxis 's overall financial performance and is widely used to measure a its profitability.
|Revenue TTM||$27.2 million|
|Gross profit TTM||$11.2 million|
|Return on assets TTM||-11.5%|
|Return on equity TTM||163.01%|
|Market capitalisation||$34.8 million|
TTM: trailing 12 months
Pharmaxis share dividends
We're not expecting Pharmaxis to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.
Pharmaxis share price volatility
Over the last 12 months, Pharmaxis 's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0.065 up to $0.14. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".
Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (AU average) beta is 1, while Pharmaxis 's is 0.4693. This would suggest that Pharmaxis 's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).
Pharmaxis Ltd engages in the research, development, and commercialization of healthcare products for the treatment of fibrotic and inflammatory diseases worldwide. The company operates through two segments, Mannitol business, and New Drug Development. It offers Bronchitol, an inhaled dry powder for the treatment of cystic fibrosis; and Aridol, an airways inflammation test that is used to identify twitchy or hyper-responsive airways, as well as to assist in diagnosing and managing asthma. The company's product pipeline consists of amine oxidase inhibitors comprising semicarbazide-sensitive amine oxidase for diabetic retinopathy; selective lysyl oxidase like inhibitors targeting chronic fibrotic diseases, such as NASH, pulmonary fibrosis, kidney fibrosis, and cardiac fibrosis; and pan-lysyl oxidase inhibitors targeting severe fibrotic indications, which includes cancers and scarring. It is also developing Orbital, a dry powder inhaler to deliver high drug doses to lungs. Pharmaxis Ltd was founded in 1998 and is headquartered in Frenchs Forest, Australia.
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