Galapagos NV (NASDAQ:GLPG) Quarterly EPS Analysis

Games, whether video or board and tabletop, can strengthen skills that can be applied to real life situations. Strategy, critical thinking and calculation skills can be sharpened and applied to real world situations. Honing these skill sets can be particularly beneficial to Airmen in a variety of career fields. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Anthony Sanchelli/Released)

Quarterly Sales and EPS Roundup:

Galapagos NV (GLPG) reported sales (ttm) of 204.52 Million, whereas, 5 number of analysts estimated the mean sale of 35.64 million. The analysts estimated sales for the higher end at 50.83 million and lower end at 13.96 million.

5 number of analysts have estimated the sales of the company for the quarter, analysts estimated mean sale target of 35.66 million while high and low sale targets are estimated at 53.06 million and 13.96 million respectively.

Galapagos NV (GLPG) reported earning per shares for the quarter ending Aug 04 AMC, whereas, 5 number of analysts estimated the mean EPS at -0.9. The analysts estimated EPS for the higher end at -0.62 and lower end at -1.3 while the year ago reported earnings per share was 0.

The company has mean EPS estimate of -0.89 reported by 6 number of analyst for the quarter ending Current Qtr.(Sep2017). The analysts estimated mean EPS at -0.89 while the high and low EPS estimate stand at -0.34 and -1.37 respectively.

Valuation Ratios of Galapagos NV (GLPG) versus the Industry and Sector:

Let’s have a look at some of the important valuation ratios of the Galapagos NV (GLPG). These ratios are important while doing valuation of the company or the shares of the company.

Galapagos NV (GLPG) currently the company’s industry has 162.79 P/E and the sector P/E is 33.54. The industry’s and sector’s  high P/E for the past year is 288.34 and 44.26 respectively and low P/E ratio for the last 5 years is 94.1 for the industry and 24.62 for the Sector.

Beta is also an important valuation ratio for analyzing the stock of the company, GLPG has its industry and Sector’s beta remains at 0.89 and 0.95 respectively.

5 Year Growth Rate Analysis:

Growth rates are very important while analyzing the long term growth and valuation of a certain company.

5 year sales growth rate is an important factor for valuation analysis, the industry’s and the sector’s growth for next 5 years ticked at 25.98 and 10.56 respectively.

Galapagos NV (GLPG) Trading Statistics:

The company surged 10.78% and closed its last trading session at $73.17. The market capitalization of the company is at $4.12 Billion. The stock touched 52-week High of $94.88 on 04/17/17 and 52-week Low of $52.50 on 08/17/16. The stock currently has Weekly Volatility of 2.66% and Monthly Volatility of 2.34%. The Average True Range (ATR) shows a value of 2.45.