Newron Pharmaceuticals (OTCMKTS:NWPHF) and Blueprint Medicines (NASDAQ:BPMC) are both medical companies, but which is the superior business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their profitability, risk, earnings, dividends, valuation, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership.
Earnings & Valuation
This table compares Newron Pharmaceuticals and Blueprint Medicines’ top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.
|Gross Revenue||Price/Sales Ratio||Net Income||Earnings Per Share||Price/Earnings Ratio|
|Newron Pharmaceuticals||$6.01 million||N/A||-$23.99 million||N/A||N/A|
|Blueprint Medicines||$793.73 million||5.78||$313.88 million||($7.11)||-10.97|
This table compares Newron Pharmaceuticals and Blueprint Medicines’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.
|Net Margins||Return on Equity||Return on Assets|
This is a summary of recent recommendations and price targets for Newron Pharmaceuticals and Blueprint Medicines, as provided by MarketBeat.
|Sell Ratings||Hold Ratings||Buy Ratings||Strong Buy Ratings||Rating Score|
Blueprint Medicines has a consensus target price of $121.90, suggesting a potential upside of 56.28%. Given Blueprint Medicines’ stronger consensus rating and higher possible upside, analysts clearly believe Blueprint Medicines is more favorable than Newron Pharmaceuticals.
Risk & Volatility
Newron Pharmaceuticals has a beta of 0.46, indicating that its share price is 54% less volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, Blueprint Medicines has a beta of 0.73, indicating that its share price is 27% less volatile than the S&P 500.
Blueprint Medicines beats Newron Pharmaceuticals on 7 of the 10 factors compared between the two stocks.
About Newron Pharmaceuticals
Newron Pharmaceuticals SpA operates as a biopharmaceutical company. It focuses on the development of novel therapies for patients with diseases of the central and peripheral nervous system. The firm’s products include Xadago (safinamide), Evenamide (NW-3509) and Ralfinamide. The company was founded by Luca Benatti, Ruggero Fariello and Patricia Salvati in 1999 and is headquartered in Bresso, Italy.
About Blueprint Medicines
Blueprint Medicines Corp. is a precision therapy company. It focuses on medicines to improve the lives of patients with genomically defined cancers, rare diseases and cancer immunotherapy. The company was founded by Chris Varma, Nicholas B. Lydon, Brian Druker, and Alexis Borisy on October 14, 2008 and is headquartered in Cambridge, MA.
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