Cytokinetics, Incorporated (CYTK): Price and Financial Metrics

Cytokinetics, Incorporated (CYTK): $41.00

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  • CYTK scores best on the Sentiment dimension, with a Sentiment rank ahead of 63.35% of US stocks.
  • The strongest trend for CYTK is in Quality, which has been heading down over the past 179 days.
  • CYTK ranks lowest in Stability; there it ranks in the 9th percentile.

CYTK Stock Summary

  • Of note is the ratio of Cytokinetics Inc's sales and general administrative expense to its total operating expenses; merely 18.03% of US stocks have a lower such ratio.
  • CYTK's price/sales ratio is 46.29; that's higher than the P/S ratio of 96% of US stocks.
  • With a year-over-year growth in debt of 94.28%, Cytokinetics Inc's debt growth rate surpasses 89.44% of about US stocks.
  • If you're looking for stocks that are quantitatively similar to Cytokinetics Inc, a group of peers worth examining would be VERU, EXEL, EYEN, BLDP, and LOGC.
  • CYTK's SEC filings can be seen here. And to visit Cytokinetics Inc's official web site, go to

CYTK Valuation Summary

  • In comparison to the median Healthcare stock, CYTK's price/earnings ratio is 148.49% lower, now standing at -17.7.
  • CYTK's price/sales ratio has moved up 8 over the prior 211 months.
  • Over the past 211 months, CYTK's price/earnings ratio has gone down 4.9.

Below are key valuation metrics over time for CYTK.

Stock Date P/S P/B P/E EV/EBIT
CYTK 2021-08-31 47.6 167.0 -17.7 -21.1
CYTK 2021-08-30 47.2 165.4 -17.5 -21.0
CYTK 2021-08-27 48.1 168.6 -17.8 -21.3
CYTK 2021-08-26 45.6 159.8 -16.9 -20.3
CYTK 2021-08-25 46.2 161.9 -17.1 -20.5
CYTK 2021-08-24 45.6 159.7 -16.9 -20.3

CYTK Growth Metrics

    The 4 year net income to common stockholders growth rate now stands at -220.64%.
  • Its year over year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at -2.47%.
  • Its 3 year net income to common stockholders growth rate is now at -156.48%.
Over the past 55 months, CYTK's revenue has gone down $28,963,000.

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

Date Revenue Operating Cash Flow Net Income to Common Stock
2021-12-31 70.428 -142.522 -215.314
2021-09-30 21.55 -45.635 -228.674
2021-06-30 57.801 7.502 -155.763
2021-03-31 58.551 9.559 -134.989
2020-12-31 55.828 8.943 -127.29
2020-09-30 54.318 -62.262 -114

CYTK'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.
  • CYTK has a Quality Grade of C, ranking ahead of 30.43% of graded US stocks.
  • CYTK's asset turnover comes in at 0.108 -- ranking 258th of 682 Pharmaceutical Products stocks.
  • VRTX, INBP, and MBIO are the stocks whose asset turnover ratios are most correlated with CYTK.

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

Period Asset Turnover Gross Margin ROIC
2021-06-30 0.108 1 -0.236
2021-03-31 0.129 1 -0.244
2020-12-31 0.149 1 -0.286
2020-09-30 0.173 1 -0.292
2020-06-30 0.077 1 -0.445
2020-03-31 0.095 1 -0.461

CYTK Price Target

For more insight on analysts targets of CYTK, see our CYTK 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 $44.80 Average Broker Recommendation 1.5 (Moderate Buy)

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CYTK Price/Volume Stats

Current price $41.00 52-week high $49.41
Prev. close $39.29 52-week low $17.72
Day low $38.54 Volume 7,399,400
Day high $42.50 Avg. volume 1,110,512
50-day MA $40.29 Dividend yield N/A
200-day MA $37.91 Market Cap 3.51B

Cytokinetics, Incorporated (CYTK) Company Bio

Cytokinetics, Incorporated, a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company, focuses on the discovery and development of novel small molecule therapeutics that modulate muscle function for the treatment of serious diseases and medical conditions. The company was founded in 1997 and is based in South San Francisco, California.

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Below are the latest news stories about Cytokinetics Inc that investors may wish to consider to help them evaluate CYTK as an investment opportunity.

Cytokinetics Reports Fourth Quarter 2021 Financial Results

Commercial Launch Readiness Activities Underway for Omecamtiv Mecarbil in Advance of PDUFA Date of November 30, 2022 SEQUOIA-HCM Open to Enrollment; Development Program for Aficamten Expanding in 2022 Company Provides 2022 Financial Guidance; More Than 2 Years of Cash Runway SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Feb. 24, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cytokinetics, Incorporated (Nasdaq: CYTK) reported financial results for the fourth quarter and full year 2021. Net loss for the fourth quarter was $30.6 million

Yahoo | February 24, 2022

Cytokinetics Announces Start of SEQUOIA-HCM, a Phase 3 Clinical Trial of Aficamten in Patients With Symptomatic Obstructive Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy

Pivotal Trial to Assess the Potential of Aficamten to Improve Exercise Capacity, Heart Failure Symptoms and Functional ClassSOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., Feb. 23, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cytokinetics, Incorporated (Nasdaq: CYTK) today announced that SEQUOIA-HCM (Safety, Efficacy, and Quantitative Understanding of Obstruction Impact of Aficamten in HCM), a Phase 3 clinical trial of aficamten in patients with symptomatic obstructive hypertrophic cardiomyopathy (HCM), is open to enrollment. Aficamt

Yahoo | February 23, 2022

Analysts Estimate Cytokinetics (CYTK) to Report a Decline in Earnings: What to Look Out for

Cytokinetics (CYTK) doesn't possess the right combination of the two key ingredients for a likely earnings beat in its upcoming report. Get prepared with the key expectations.

Yahoo | February 17, 2022

Cytokinetics (CYTK) Received its Third Buy in a Row

After Mizuho Securities and Goldman Sachs gave Cytokinetics (NASDAQ: CYTK) a Buy rating last month, the company received another Buy, this time from Needham. Analyst Serge Belanger maintained a Buy rating on Cytokinetics today and set a price target of $52.00. The company's shares closed last Tuesday at $37.58. According to, Belanger is a 3-star analyst with an average return of 1.9% and a 41.6% success rate. Belanger covers the Healthcare sector, focusing on stocks such as Clarus Therapeutics Holdings, Collegium Pharmaceutical, and KalVista Pharmaceuticals. Cytokinetics has an analyst consensus of Strong Buy, with a price target consensus of $58.27, representing a 46.4% upside.

Brian Anderson on TipRanks | February 16, 2022

Cytokinetics announces 3-year collaboration with American Heart Association Bay Area

Cytokinetics (CYTK) and the American Heart Association (AHA) Bay Area announced a 3-year collaboration to accelerate education and awareness of heart disease.CYTK will provide funding…

Seeking Alpha | February 16, 2022

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CYTK Price Returns

1-mo -0.87%
3-mo 6.83%
6-mo -10.87%
1-year 98.93%
3-year 266.73%
5-year 230.65%
YTD -10.05%
2021 119.35%
2020 95.85%
2019 67.88%
2018 -22.45%
2017 -32.92%

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