PharmaMar (PHM)

Business description

PharmaMar is a Spanish biopharmaceutical group with a core focus on the development of marine-based drugs for cancer. Yondelis is approved in the EU and US, and partnered with Janssen (J&J) in the US and Taiho in Japan.

Stock data

Market cap.€548.9m
Last close€2.47
High / Low (52 weeks)€4.2 / €2.2
Stock market listingSP
Forecast net debt (€m)62.6
Forecast gearing ratio (%)160
TeamHealthcare
SectorPharmaceutical & healthcare

Price performance

%1m3m12m
Actual3.6(33.2)(5.4)
Relative *1.4(32.5)(13.9)

* % Relative to local index

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Company news

Y/E Dec Revenue (€m) EBITDA (€m) PBT (€m) EPS (c) P/E (x) P/CF (x)
2015A 162.0 17.6 5.9 3.0 82.3 53.8
2016A 164.0 (11.5) (24.7) (10.8) N/A N/A
2017E 171.2 0.9 (11.1) (5.0) N/A 47.5
2018E 191.6 39.6 27.2 12.2 20.2 27.5

Last updated on 08/12/2017

Investment summary

PharmaMar has built a pipeline of first-in-class cancer drugs for development with strategic partners. Royalty income from Yondelis for soft tissue sarcoma in Japan and the US should drive strong profit growth from 2017. Top-line data from the Zepsyre (aka lurbinectedin and PM1183) Phase III in platinum-resistant ovarian cancer is due by early 2018. A second pivotal study is evaluating lurbinectedin in combination with doxorubicin in patients with small cell lung cancer. A Phase III in BRCA2-mutated breast cancer is planned, and pivotal studies in endometrial cancer have been flagged following a 44% response rate in Phase I.

Last updated on 13/12/2017

Industry outlook

PharmaMar's oncology portfolio has been validated through multiple global partnerships, eg J&J in the US and Taiho in Japan (for Yondelis) and Chugai in certain EU countries (for Aplidin).

Last updated on 13/12/2017

Key management

Jose Maria Fernandez Sousa-Faro, Chairman & CEO
Luis Mora, MD
Maria Luisa de Francia Caballero, CFO
Maria Marin de la Plaza, IR

Company address

Plaza del Descubridor Diego de Ordás
3, Planta 5
Madrid
28003
Spain
+34 91 444 45 00
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