NetScientific (NSCI)

Business description

NetScientific is a transatlantic biomedical and healthcare technology group. Its portfolio of five core investments and one material investment is focused on three main sectors: digital heath (Wanda), diagnostics (Vortex, ProAxsis, Glycotest) and therapeutics (PDS Biotech).

Stock data

Market cap.£50.7m
Last close73.50p
High / Low (52 weeks)73.5p / 40.8p
Stock market listingLN
Forecast net cash (£m)8.7
Forecast gearing ratio (%)N/A
TeamHealthcare
SectorPharmaceutical & healthcare

Price performance

%1m3m12m
Actual2.177.112.2
Relative *1.074.13.2

* % Relative to local index

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Company news

Investment summary

Within the month of November 2017, NetScientific portfolio companies had a series of announcements reflecting increased adoption of their products. ProAxsis announced increased sales of its research kits and guided to over £1m in sales in 2018. Wanda’s partner Health Resource Solutions announced that it would be expanding the deployment of the app to all of its applicable patients. Finally, Vortex announced the first commercial sale of its VTX-1 liquid biopsy platform.

Last updated on 15/12/2017

Y/E Dec Revenue (£m) EBITDA (£m) PBT (£m) EPS (p) P/E (x) P/CF (x)
2015A 0.1 (11.5) (11.3) (24.4) N/A N/A
2016A 0.5 (12.6) (12.3) (20.6) N/A N/A
2017E 0.6 (10.8) (9.5) (12.5) N/A N/A
2018E 3.5 (10.6) (12.0) (14.5) N/A N/A

Last updated on 15/12/2017

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Industry outlook

NetScientific remains focused on sourcing, funding and building early- to mid-stage US and UK companies that are developing potentially breakthrough technologies in growing markets with unmet needs.

Last updated on 13/12/2017

Key management

Sir Richard Sykes, Chairman
Dr Fran├žois Martelet, CEO
Ian Postlethwaite, CFO

Company address

30 St Mary Axe
London
EC3A 8BF
United Kingdom
+44 (0)20 3514 1800
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