Catalyst Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (CPRX): Price and Financial Metrics

Catalyst Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (CPRX): $14.15

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CPRX Price/Volume Stats

Current price $14.15 52-week high $22.11
Prev. close $14.31 52-week low $11.09
Day low $14.02 Volume 1,150,200
Day high $14.43 Avg. volume 1,719,525
50-day MA $13.17 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $13.94 Market Cap 1.51B

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  • CPRX scores best on the Value dimension, with a Value rank ahead of 87.64% of US stocks.
  • CPRX's strongest trending metric is Growth; it's been moving down over the last 177 days.
  • CPRX ranks lowest in Stability; there it ranks in the 11th percentile.

CPRX Stock Summary

  • For CPRX, its debt to operating expenses ratio is greater than that reported by only 5.57% of US equities we're observing.
  • Equity multiplier, or assets relative to shareholders' equity, comes in at 1.21 for CATALYST PHARMACEUTICALS INC; that's greater than it is for merely 13.85% of US stocks.
  • As for revenue growth, note that CPRX's revenue has grown 81.69% over the past 12 months; that beats the revenue growth of 94.36% of US companies in our set.
  • Stocks that are quantitatively similar to CPRX, based on their financial statements, market capitalization, and price volatility, are LQDT, KLIC, JNPR, RBBN, and CMBM.
  • CPRX's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit CATALYST PHARMACEUTICALS INC's official web site, go to

CPRX Valuation Summary

  • CPRX's price/sales ratio is 4.2; this is 127.03% higher than that of the median Healthcare stock.
  • CPRX's price/earnings ratio has moved up 54.3 over the prior 206 months.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for CPRX.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
CPRX 2023-11-20 4.2 4.2 23.6 16.6
CPRX 2023-11-17 4.2 4.2 23.7 16.8
CPRX 2023-11-16 4.1 4.1 23.0 16.2
CPRX 2023-11-15 4.2 4.2 23.5 16.6
CPRX 2023-11-14 4.1 4.1 23.0 16.2
CPRX 2023-11-13 3.9 3.9 21.7 15.2

CPRX Growth Metrics

    Its year over year cash and equivalents growth rate is now at 40.09%.
  • Its 3 year price growth rate is now at 120.7%.
  • The 2 year price growth rate now stands at 37.23%.
Over the past 33 months, CPRX's revenue has gone up $89,448,663.

The table below shows CPRX's growth in key financial areas (numbers in millions of US dollars).

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2022-09-30 191.755 95.146 66.917
2022-06-30 170.465 75.552 54.498
2022-03-31 153.717 65.036 45.06
2021-12-31 140.833 60.372 39.482
2021-09-30 133.5389 54.30157 41.61013
2021-06-30 126.9016 44.04568 74.621

CPRX's Quality Factors

The “Quality” component of the POWR Ratings focuses on 31 different factors of a companies fundamentals and operational strength. Here are some key insights as we drill into the specifics of these quality attributes.
  • CPRX has a Quality Grade of B, ranking ahead of 86.8% of graded US stocks.
  • CPRX's asset turnover comes in at 0.656 -- ranking 47th of 682 Pharmaceutical Products stocks.
  • CHRS, XTNT, and BMY are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with CPRX.

The table below shows CPRX's key quality metrics over time.

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.656 0.858 0.924
2021-03-31 0.691 0.854 1.211
2020-12-31 0.773 0.857 2.263
2020-09-30 0.881 0.860 4.875
2020-06-30 1.045 0.857 6.071
2020-03-31 1.175 0.855 2.426

CPRX Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of CPRX, see our CPRX price target page. And for a list of of all stocks sorted by upside potential based on analyst target price, see our Top Price Target page.

Average Price Target $8.30 Average Broker Recommendation 1.5 (Moderate Buy)

Catalyst Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (CPRX) Company Bio

Catalyst Pharmaceuticals focuses on the development and commercialization of prescription drugs targeting rare neurological diseases and disorders. The company was founded in 2002 and is based in Coral Gables, Florida.

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Below are the latest news stories about CATALYST PHARMACEUTICALS INC that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate CPRX as an investment opportunity.

Why Is Catalyst (CPRX) Up 16.2% Since Last Earnings Report?

Catalyst (CPRX) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.

Yahoo | December 8, 2023

Catalyst Pharmaceuticals Receives Prestigious Ranking on Forbes 2024 List of America's Most Successful Small-Cap Companies

Catalyst Ranked #4 on the ListCORAL GABLES, Fla., Dec. 05, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Catalyst Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ("Catalyst" or "Company") (Nasdaq: CPRX) today announced its inclusion in Forbes' esteemed list of America's Most Successful Small-Cap Companies for the year 2024. Catalyst has ranked an impressive 4th out of 100 companies on this prestigious list, which recognizes small-cap companies that have demonstrated positive sales growth over the last twelve months. "We are very honored to b

Yahoo | December 5, 2023

Catalyst Pharmaceuticals Announces Appointment of Michael W. Kalb as Chief Financial Officer and Other Executive Promotions

Ms. Alicia Grande, Catalyst's Current CFO, to Retire at the End of 2023 Dr. Steven Miller Promoted to Executive Vice President, Chief Operating and Scientific Officer and Jeffrey Del Carmen Promoted to Executive Vice President, Chief Commercial Officer CORAL GABLES, Fla., Dec. 04, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Catalyst Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ("Catalyst" or "Company") (Nasdaq: CPRX) today announced the appointment of Michael W. Kalb as its Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, effective

Yahoo | December 4, 2023

Catalyst Pharmaceuticals To Participate in Piper Sandler 35th Annual Healthcare Conference

CORAL GABLES, Fla., Nov. 16, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Catalyst Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ("Catalyst") (Nasdaq: CPRX), a commercial-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on in-licensing, developing, and commercializing novel medicines for patients living with rare diseases, today announced that Patrick J. McEnany, Chairman and CEO of Catalyst, along with other members of the management team, will participate at the upcoming Piper Sandler 35th Annual Healthcare Conference taking place at the Lotte N

Yahoo | November 16, 2023

Catalyst Pharmaceuticals Reports Strong Third Quarter 2023 Financial Results and Corporate Update

Third Quarter 2023 Total Net Revenues of $102.7 Million, a 79.4% Increase YOY Third Quarter 2023 GAAP Net Loss per Share of $(0.29) Diluted, Impacted by an $81.5 Million One Time Non-Recurring IPR&D Expense Related to the Acquisition of AGAMREE® License Third Quarter 2023 Non-GAAP Net Income of $55.9 Million, $0.49 per Share Diluted Reported U.S. FDA Approval of AGAMREE® (vamorolone) for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy sNDA Seeking to Increase FIRDAPSE® Maximum Daily Dose to 100 mg Accepted for Fili

Yahoo | November 8, 2023

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CPRX Price Returns

1-mo 14.85%
3-mo 11.07%
6-mo 18.91%
1-year -13.61%
3-year 299.72%
5-year 502.13%
YTD -23.92%
2022 174.74%
2021 102.69%
2020 -10.93%
2019 95.31%
2018 -50.90%

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