Sunesis Pharmaceuticals (SNSS)

Business description

Sunesis Pharmaceuticals is a pharmaceutical company focused on oncology. The lead asset is Qinprezo, a chemotherapy for AML in the approval process in the EU. The company has also developed SNS-062, a BTK inhibitor for CLL for Imbruvica refractory patients currently in Phase I.

Stock data

Market cap.US$86.8m
Last closeUS$4.15
High / Low (52 weeks)US$5.5 / US$2.7
Stock market listingUS
Forecast net debt (US$m)15.4
Forecast gearing ratio (%)90
TeamHealthcare
SectorPharmaceutical & healthcare

Price performance

%1m3m12m
Actual(1)14.319.6
Relative *(0.2)10.33.8

* % Relative to local index

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Company news

Sunesis Pharmaceuticals Announces Submission of Responses to the EMA Day 180 ...

Wed, 22 Mar 2017 10:52:30 GMT

SUNESIS PHARMACEUTICALS, INC. (NASDAQ:SNSS) Files An 8-K Results of Operations ...

Thu, 09 Mar 2017 14:48:38 GMT

Sunesis Pharmaceuticals updates on SNS-062 and Vosaroxin programs

Mon, 23 Jan 2017 14:26:15 GMT

Sunesis Pharmaceuticals Reports Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results and ...

Fri, 29 Jul 2016 11:03:29 GMT

Sunesis Pharmaceuticals Announces Poster Presentation on Preliminary Results ...

Thu, 01 Sep 2016 11:02:21 GMT

Y/E Dec Revenue (US$m) EBITDA (US$m) PBT (US$m) EPS (c) P/E (x) P/CF (x)
2015A 3.1 (35.8) (36.7) (301.72) N/A N/A
2016A 2.5 (36.3) (38.0) (242.37) N/A N/A
2017E 1.7 (47.0) (48.8) (227.77) N/A N/A
2018E 8.3 (39.5) (42.5) (190.18) N/A N/A

Last updated on 15/03/2017

Investment summary

The company’s application for EU approval for vosaroxin approval in AML continues to progress. The company will go before the Oncology Division of the Scientific Advisory Group (SAG-O) in April with a Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) decision likely by mid-year. We continue to expect a launch in H217. Also, the company plans to initiate a Phase Ib/II study of SNS-062, their BTK inhibitor, in patients with various advanced B-cell malignancies in H117.

Last updated on 15/03/2017

Industry outlook

Sunesis is an oncology company with a late-stage asset, potentially near European approval, as well as preclinical assets utilising promising targets, making it an attractive partner.

Last updated on 02/03/2017

Key management

Daniel Swisher, CEO
Eric Bjerkholt, CFO

Company address

395 Oyster Point Boulevard
Suite 400
South San Francisco
San Francisco
CA 94080
United States
(650) 266-3500
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