Profitability Ratios Proving Vital for Investment: Catabasis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:CATB)

Catabasis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:CATB) persists its position slightly strong in context of buying side, while shares price crashed down -18.14% during latest trading session. The returns on assets of firm also on noticeable level, it has ROA of -69.60%, which signifies how profitable a firm is relative to its total assets.

Experts’ Critical Views

Finally to see some strong financial remarks by WSJ over CATB performance. Out of the pool of analysts 3 gave their BUY ratings on the stock in previous month as 3 analysts having BUY in current month. The stock was ranked as Underweight by 1 analyst while 1 analyst gave SELL rank. Majority ranked Overweight from the pool of analysts.

The next year first quarter EPS estimates trend for current period shows $-0.52 while one month ago this estimate trend was for $-0.52. EPS indicator shows the robustness of the stock and its analysis opens up the clear picture of company’s profitability. On annual basis of EPS, FY 2017 Estimate Trends at current were for $-2.11 and for the one month was for $-4.06 as compared to three months ago was for $-4.06. Whereas, CATB received highest price target of 14 and low target of 1.50. The stock price target chart showed average price target of 6.90 as compared to current price of 1.67.

Investment Valuation

Catabasis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:CATB) holds price to book ratio of 0.70 that presents much better indicator to find market price of a share price over its book value of equity for investment valuation. The co is presenting price to cash flow as 0.43. On other hand, keeping in mind stable cash flows but few growth prospects make traders to value lower.

To make strengthen these views, the active industry firm has Quick Ratio of 5.70, which indicates firm has sufficient short-term assets to cover its immediate liabilities. In addition, the Catabasis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:CATB) has debt to equity ratio of 0.18, sometimes it remain same with long term debt to equity ratio. The firm has price volatility of 24.05% for a week and 9.70% for a month. Narrow down four to firm performance, its weekly performance was 41.53% and monthly performance was 35.77%.

 

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