Paion (PA8)

Business description

PAION is an emerging specialty pharma company developing anaesthesia products. Its lead product, remimazolam, is partnered with Yichang in China, Hana Pharma in S Korea, Cosmo in the US, Pendopharm in Canada and R-Pharm in CIS, Turkey and MENA.

Stock data

Market cap.€181.5m
Last close€2.97
High / Low (52 weeks)€3.3 / €2.1
Stock market listingDE
Forecast net cash (€m)15.9
Forecast gearing ratio (%)N/A
TeamHealthcare
SectorPharmaceutical & healthcare

Price performance

%1m3m12m
Actual(1.4)12.942.6
Relative *2.18.914.3

* % Relative to local index

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Company news

BRIEF-Paion AG says Remimazolam met its primary efficacy endpoint in US Phase ...

Wed, 28 Jun 2017 18:33:45 GMT

PAION AG: Remimazolam Phase III Colonoscopy Data to Be Presented at the ...

Thu, 22 Sep 2016 12:33:45 GMT

PAION Founds USA Based Subsidiary and Engages an Experienced US Industry ...

Mon, 27 Oct 2014 12:00:00 GMT

Sedation – Market Trends, H2 2017 Mentioning Key Players Paion AG, The ...

Thu, 20 Jul 2017 11:03:45 GMT

Paion AG: Positive Remimazolam Phase III Colonoscopy Results Presented at the ...

Wed, 19 Oct 2016 05:26:15 GMT

Y/E Dec Revenue (€m) EBITDA (€m) PBT (€m) EPS (c) P/E (x) P/CF (x)
2015A 0.1 (34.1) (34.0) (55.7) N/A N/A
2016A 4.3 (24.3) (24.3) (36.4) N/A N/A
2017E 5.9 (16.4) (16.4) (23.2) N/A N/A
2018E 3.5 (13.0) (12.9) (18.6) N/A N/A

Last updated on 07/07/2017

Investment summary

Paion announced positive top-line results from the confirmatory Phase III trial of remimazolam for procedural sedation in bronchoscopy, adding to the positive results of a Phase III colonoscopy trial. It is currently conducting additional Phase I studies to further assess abuse potential as the final step of its US clinical development program. Paion is on track to file for approval in both the US (in procedural sedation via partner Cosmo Pharmaceuticals) and Japan (for general anaesthesia) by mid-2018. With the successful completion of the Phase III program for procedural sedation we increase our valuation to €240m (vs €214m) or €4.13 per share.

Last updated on 07/07/2017

Industry outlook

Remimazolam has important advantages over competing products, including fast onset and offset of action with lower risk of cardiopulmonary events than the standard of care midazolam and propofol, and a reversal agent exists if there is over sedation.

Last updated on 01/06/2017

Key management

Jörg Spiekerkötter,, Chairman
Wolfgang Soehngen, CEO
Abdelghani Omari, CFO

Company address

Martinstraße 10-12
Aachen
52062
Germany
+49 241 4453 0
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