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Vivus Inc (VVUS.OQ)

VVUS.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

0.40USD
19 Apr 2018
Change (% chg)

$-0.02 (-5.13%)
Prev Close
$0.42
Open
$0.42
Day's High
$0.42
Day's Low
$0.40
Volume
33,437
Avg. Vol
120,003
52-wk High
$1.38
52-wk Low
$0.33

Revenue & Earnings Per Share

    Revenue* Earnings Per Share**
FY 2017 Dec '17 11.94 -0.095
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 Jun-18 1 16.00 16.00 16.00 16.00
Quarter Ending Sep-18 1 16.00 16.00 16.00 16.00
Year Ending Dec-18 1 64.00 64.00 64.00 64.00
Year Ending Dec-19 1 60.00 60.00 60.00 --
Earnings (per share)
Quarter Ending Jun-18 1 -0.11 -0.11 -0.11 -0.11
Quarter Ending Sep-18 1 -0.11 -0.11 -0.11 -0.11
Year Ending Dec-18 1 -0.45 -0.45 -0.45 -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) -- 30.61 33.50
P/E High - Last 5 Yrs. 5.18 40.54 46.07
P/E Low - Last 5 Yrs. 5.18 24.12 24.95
Beta 0.63 0.81 0.80
Price to Sales (TTM) 0.69 4.64 7.25
Price to Book (MRQ) -- 4.03 5.09
Price to Tangible Book (MRQ) -- 4.85 6.62
Price to Cash Flow (TTM) -- 22.54 25.50
% Owned Institutions 25.46 1.17 2.24

Dividends

  Company industry sector
Dividend Yield -- 1.63 1.53
Dividend Yield - 5 Year Avg -- 0.73 0.75
Dividend 5 Year Growth Rate -- 2.71 3.92
Payout Ratio(TTM) -- 20.34 20.54

Growth Rates

  Company industry sector
Sales (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago -85.40 6.87 8.68
Sales (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago -47.39 9.82 11.19
Sales - 5 Yr. Growth Rate 100.61 7.66 8.22
EPS (MRQ) vs Qtr. 1 Yr. Ago -118.02 19.83 22.73
EPS (TTM) vs TTM 1 Yr. Ago -238.32 -- --
EPS - 5 Yr. Growth Rate -- 8.96 10.28
Capital Spending - 5 Yr. Growth Rate -58.32 9.68 10.41

Financial Strength

  Company industry sector
Quick Ratio (MRQ) 6.34 2.53 2.53
Current Ratio (MRQ) 6.79 3.61 3.61
LT Debt to Equity (MRQ) -- 8.75 11.39
Total Debt to Equity (MRQ) -- 11.04 14.02
Interest Coverage (TTM) 1.72 46.23 39.28

Profitability Ratios

  Company industry sector
Gross Margin (TTM) 73.71 54.69 54.05
Gross Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. 79.14 52.13 52.18
EBITD Margin (TTM) 5.51 -- --
EBITD - 5 Yr. Avg -25.11 18.41 15.90
Operating Margin (TTM) 4.27 12.81 4.09
Operating Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. -43.12 14.18 11.23
Pre-Tax Margin (TTM) -46.67 13.05 4.81
Pre-Tax Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. -74.61 14.53 11.54
Net Profit Margin (TTM) -46.67 9.46 1.42
Net Profit Margin - 5 Yr. Avg. -74.51 10.86 7.87
Effective Tax Rate (TTM) -- 22.48 30.96
Effective Tax Rate - 5 Yr. Avg. -- 23.66 24.26

Efficiency

  Company industry sector
Revenue/Employee (TTM) 1,257,173 918,428,665 813,295,447
Net Income/Employee (TTM) -586,750 107,983,553 95,590,786
Receivable Turnover (TTM) 6.03 5.60 5.56
Inventory Turnover (TTM) 1.03 2.55 3.44
Asset Turnover (TTM) 0.23 0.91 0.89

Management Effectiveness

  Company industry sector
Return on Assets (TTM) -10.69 10.94 10.51
Return on Assets - 5 Yr. Avg. -21.74 12.13 11.54
Return on Investment (TTM) -12.62 13.57 13.17
Return on Investment - 5 Yr. Avg. -25.75 15.68 14.94
Return on Equity (TTM) -689.75 15.25 14.98
Return on Equity - 5 Yr. Avg. -101.17 16.85 16.23
  1 Year 3 Year 5 Year
Sales % -47.39 -16.96 100.61
EPS (TTM) % -229.98 -- --
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 -6.05 -5.93 18 67
13 Week -11.01 -7.92 43 41
26 Week -45.66 -48.62 5 20
52 Week -58.56 -64.17 6 20
YTD -15.90 -16.99 27 26
Note:: Rank is a percentile that ranges from 0 to 99, with 99 = best.

Institutional Holders

% Shares Owned: 25.28%
# of Holders: 85
Total Shares Held: 26,797,184
3 Mo. Net Change: -1,248,785
# New Positions: 1
# Closed Positions: 1
# Increased Positions: 1
# Reduced Positions: 4
# Net Buyers: -3
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