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Vivus Inc (VVUS.OQ)

VVUS.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

0.65USD
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Change (% chg)

$-0.02 (-3.33%)
Prev Close
$0.67
Open
$0.66
Day's High
$0.68
Day's Low
$0.63
Volume
26,496
Avg. Vol
181,720
52-wk High
$1.03
52-wk Low
$0.33

Revenue & Earnings Per Share

    Revenue* Earnings Per Share**
FY 2018 Jun '18 14.96 -0.118
Mar '18 11.90 -0.100
FY 2017 Dec '17 11.94 -0.092
Sep '17 15.19 -0.057
Jun '17 11.23 -0.127
Mar '17 27.01 -0.010
FY 2016 Dec '16 81.81 0.528
Sep '16 13.35 -0.088
Jun '16 13.78 -0.109
Mar '16 15.32 -0.122
 
*Note: Units in Millions ofU.S. Dollars
**Note: Units in U.S. Dollars

Consensus Estimates Analysis

  # of Estimates Mean High Low 1 Year Ago
SALES (in millions)
Quarter Ending Sep-18 1 16.00 16.00 16.00 16.00
Quarter Ending Dec-18 1 16.00 16.00 16.00 16.00
Year Ending Dec-18 1 59.00 59.00 59.00 64.00
Year Ending Dec-19 1 60.00 60.00 60.00 --
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Sep-18 1 -0.11 -0.11 -0.11 -0.11
Quarter Ending Dec-18 1 -0.11 -0.11 -0.11 -0.11
Year Ending Dec-18 1 -0.43 -0.43 -0.43 -0.45
Year Ending Dec-19 1 -0.57 -0.57 -0.57 --
Sales and Profit Figures in US Dollar (USD);

Valuation Ratios

  Company industry sector
P/E Ratio (TTM) -- 28.53 31.56
P/E High - Last 5 Yrs. 5.18 42.05 47.08
P/E Low - Last 5 Yrs. 5.18 23.82 24.92
Beta 0.46 0.86 0.84
Price to Sales (TTM) 1.28 3.59 8.27
Price to Book (MRQ) -- 3.46 3.85
Price to Tangible Book (MRQ) -- 4.91 5.90
Price to Cash Flow (TTM) -- 20.12 22.10
% Owned Institutions -- 0.00 0.00

Dividends

  Company industry sector
Dividend Yield -- 1.91 1.77
Dividend Yield - 5 Year Avg -- 1.54 1.46
Dividend 5 Year Growth Rate -- -9.32 -6.48
Payout Ratio(TTM) -- 49.53 46.88

Growth Rates

  Company industry sector
Sales (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago 33.25 4.10 6.54
Sales (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago -59.52 10.38 11.69
Sales - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 100.61 7.01 7.70
EPS (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago 6.43 13.30 17.85
EPS (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago -221.16 -- --
EPS - 5 Yr. Growth Rate -- 6.43 7.85
Capital Spending - 5 Yr. Growth Rate -58.32 7.28 7.96

Financial Strength

  Company industry sector
Quick Ratio (MRQ) 4.26 2.57 2.53
Current Ratio (MRQ) 4.93 3.64 3.60
LT Debt to Equity (MRQ) -- 8.79 11.17
Total Debt to Equity (MRQ) -- 11.55 14.44
Interest Coverage (TTM) 2.00 35.58 30.82

Profitability Ratios

  Company industry sector
Gross Margin (TTM) 75.08 55.42 55.00
Gross Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 79.14 53.19 53.17
EBITD Margin (TTM) -6.10 -- --
EBITD - 5 Yr. Avg -25.11 18.75 15.79
Operating Margin (TTM) -9.44 14.40 -2.66
Operating Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. -43.12 14.39 10.98
Pre-Tax Margin (TTM) -72.72 14.69 -0.75
Pre-Tax Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. -74.61 14.62 11.15
Net Profit Margin (TTM) -72.18 11.32 -3.95
Net Profit Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. -74.45 10.93 7.50
Effective Tax Rate (TTM) -- 20.47 20.44
Effective Tax Rate - 5 Yr. Avg. -- 23.83 24.16

Efficiency

  Company industry sector
Revenue/Employee (TTM) 1,038,346 854,377,148 747,643,669
Net Income/Employee (TTM) -749,481 99,729,104 87,203,463
Receivable Turnover (TTM) 5.53 5.52 5.67
Inventory Turnover (TTM) 0.71 2.49 3.64
Asset Turnover (TTM) 0.18 0.87 0.85

Management Effectiveness

  Company industry sector
Return on Assets (TTM) -13.25 10.58 10.25
Return on Assets - 5 Yr. Avg. -21.72 11.59 11.10
Return on Investment (TTM) -15.47 13.22 12.88
Return on Investment - 5 Yr. Avg. -25.73 15.03 14.34
Return on Equity (TTM) -- 15.20 15.04
Return on Equity - 5 Yr. Avg. -101.08 16.27 15.66
  1 Year 3 Year 5 Year
Sales % -47.39 -16.96 100.61
EPS (TTM) % -228.60 -- --
Dividend % -- -- --
Note: Units in Millions of US Dollars

Performance for Vivus Inc

Period %
Actual
% vs.
S&P 500
Rank In
Industry
Industry
Rank
4 Week -8.52 -9.28 20 29
13 Week 24.80 20.74 89 41
26 Week 46.49 37.88 91 23
52 Week -33.43 -42.40 15 16
YTD 33.78 26.75 85 26
Note:: Rank is a percentile that ranges from 0 to 99, with 99 = best.

Institutional Holders

% Shares Owned: 20.99%
# of Holders: 77
Total Shares Held: 22,299,254
3 Mo. Net Change: -1,682,301
# New Positions: 4
# Closed Positions: 15
# Increased Positions: 8
# Reduced Positions: 24
# Net Buyers: -16
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