VolitionRx (VNRX)

Business description

VolitionRx is a Belgium-based diagnostics company focused on developing blood-based cancer diagnostics based on its proprietary Nu.Q™ technology. Its lead program is in colorectal cancer, which entered the European market in 2017.

Stock data

Market cap.US$67.2m
Last closeUS$2.24
High / Low (52 weeks)US$4.0 / US$2.1
Stock market listingUS
Forecast net cash (US$m)2.7
Forecast gearing ratio (%)N/A
TeamHealthcare
SectorPharmaceutical & healthcare

Price performance

%1m3m12m
Actual(6.3)(40.3)(41.2)
Relative *(9.2)(36.5)(48.3)

* % Relative to local index

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Company news

Investment summary

VolitionRx recently announced the initial results from a 680-sample study taken from asymptomatic colorectal cancer (CRC) patients. The study demonstrated 80% sensitivity against stage 1 CRC and 66% against high-risk adenomas (at 78% specificity). The company has stated that it is moving on to the 4,300-sample study to determine the final test panel for European launch (results in Q218). This will be followed by a 12,000+ sample blinded study which is expected to complete in H218.

Last updated on 13/03/2018

Y/E Dec Revenue (US$m) EBITDA (US$m) PBT (US$m) EPS (c) P/E (x) P/CF (x)
2016A 0.0 (12.4) (12.5) (54.02) N/A N/A
2017A 0.0 (15.0) (15.1) (57.29) N/A N/A
2018E 0.1 (18.9) (18.9) (59.62) N/A N/A
2019E 1.3 (21.5) (22.1) (66.85) N/A N/A

Last updated on 13/03/2018

Latest video

VolitionRx: Results from asymptomatic CRC trial reported

Industry outlook

The blood-based cancer screening market is in its nascent stages with great potential and serves an unmet medical need. Currently there are few, if any, non-invasive screening methods for the vast majority of cancers.

Last updated on 02/03/2018

Key management

Cameron Reynolds, CEO
David Vanston, CFO
Jake Micallef, Chief Scientific Officer
Scott Powell, Director of IR

Company address

1 Scotts Road
#24-05 Shaw Centre
228208
Singapore
+1 (646) 650-1351
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