Myovant Sciences (NYSE: MYOV) is one of 48 publicly-traded companies in the “Biopharmaceuticals” industry, but how does it weigh in compared to its rivals? We will compare Myovant Sciences to related businesses based on the strength of its earnings, risk, institutional ownership, dividends, profitability, analyst recommendations and valuation.

Analyst Recommendations

This is a breakdown of recent recommendations for Myovant Sciences and its rivals, as provided by MarketBeat.com.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Myovant Sciences 0 0 6 0 3.00
Myovant Sciences Competitors 130 796 1737 59 2.63

Myovant Sciences currently has a consensus target price of $20.00, suggesting a potential upside of 56.86%. As a group, “Biopharmaceuticals” companies have a potential upside of 13.95%. Given Myovant Sciences’ stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, research analysts plainly believe Myovant Sciences is more favorable than its rivals.

Valuation and Earnings

This table compares Myovant Sciences and its rivals gross revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.

Gross Revenue NetIncome Price/Earnings Ratio
Myovant Sciences N/A -$83.44 million -9.04
Myovant Sciences Competitors $563.95 million $96.15 million 58.92

Myovant Sciences’ rivals have higher revenue and earnings than Myovant Sciences. Myovant Sciences is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than its rivals, indicating that it is currently more affordable than other companies in its industry.

Insider and Institutional Ownership

79.8% of Myovant Sciences shares are owned by institutional investors. Comparatively, 43.9% of shares of all “Biopharmaceuticals” companies are owned by institutional investors. 2.8% of Myovant Sciences shares are owned by insiders. Comparatively, 15.5% of shares of all “Biopharmaceuticals” companies are owned by insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that large money managers, endowments and hedge funds believe a stock is poised for long-term growth.

Profitability

This table compares Myovant Sciences and its rivals’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Myovant Sciences N/A -53.75% -48.90%
Myovant Sciences Competitors -13,496.74% -99.89% -26.57%

Summary

Myovant Sciences beats its rivals on 6 of the 11 factors compared.

About Myovant Sciences

Myovant Sciences Ltd. is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and commercializing therapies for women’s health diseases and other endocrine-related disorders. Its main product candidate is Relugolix. Relugolix is an oral, once-daily, small molecule that acts as a gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) receptor antagonist that binds to and inhibits receptors in the anterior pituitary gland. Inhibition of GnRH receptors decreases the release of the gonadotropins, luteinizing hormone, or LH, and follicle-stimulating hormone, or FSH, thereby decreasing the down-stream production of estrogen and progesterone by the ovaries in women and testosterone by the testes in men. It is advancing relugolix for the treatment of heavy menstrual bleeding associated with uterine fibroids, endometriosis-associated pain and prostate cancer. It intends to develop its second product candidate, RVT-602, for the treatment of female infertility as part of assisted reproduction.

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