Avacta Group PLC Fundamentals Datasheet and Stock Analysis


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Avacta Group plc is a biotechnology company. Avacta's focus is on its proprietary Affimer technology which is an engineered alternative to antibodies that has application in Life Sciences for diagnostics, therapeutics and general research and development. Affimer technology has been designed to address performance limitations of antibodies. Affimer technology is based on a small protein that can be generated to bind with specificity and affinity to a range of targets to enable diagnostics, research assays and therapeutics. Avacta has a pre-clinical therapeutic development programme with an in-house focus on immuno-oncology and bleeding disorders as well as partnered development programmes. Avacta is commercialising non-therapeutic Affimer reagents through licensing to developers of life sciences research tools and diagnostics.

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     Great Britain
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Operation Breakdown
Geographical - by origin (turnover)
Product (turnover)


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Company Information

CEO: Alastair Smith  CFO: Tony Peter Gardiner  Non-Executive Director: Paul Fry Trevor Nichols  Non-Executive Chairman: Eliot Forster  

  • Registrars:
     Capita Registrars
  • Address:
     Unit 20, Ash Way, Thorp Arch Estate, Wetherby, United Kingdom
  • Phone:
     +44 (0)84 4414 0452
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Composite Ranking: 85
Historic EPS Ranking: 73
Forecast EPS Ranking: 
Price Relative Strength: 88
Industry Strength: C
SMR Ranking: E
ROCE Ranking: F
Accumulation/Dist: C
Mkt Accumulation/Dist: C
Unbroken Annual EPS: E
Unbroken Interim EPS: E
PEG Current Ranking: A
PEG Forecast Ranking: A
PE Current Ranking: A
PE Forecast Ranking: A
Margin Current Ranking: H
Margin Forecast Ranking: H
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Operating Profit/(loss)£m(2.05)(5.57)(5.66)(7.98)(10.43)(18.03)(11.18)£m0.000.00
Profit Before Tax£m(2.02)(5.54)(5.57)(7.89)(10.39)(18.05)(11.13)£m(14.40)(19.10)
Profit After Tax£m(1.47)(4.89)(4.65)(6.37)(8.83)(15.61)(9.86)£m0.000.00
Profit After Tax (from discontinued operations)£m(0.02)(5.10)£m0.000.00
Overall Profit for the Period£m(1.49)(9.99)(4.65)(6.37)(8.83)(15.61)(9.86)£m0.000.00
EPS Growth%
Earnings Per Sharep(4.00)(10.00)(6.86)(9.77)(13.49)(9.15)(8.76)p(5.40)(6.10)
Op. Cash Flow P/Sp(2.00)(5.06)(6.25)(6.51)(8.36)0.00(6.90)£0.000.00
Cash Flow P/S Grth%
Net Cash Flow P/Sp0.£0.000.00
Capital Exp P/S££0.000.00
Tax Rate%
P/E Ratiox0.
P/E Growth££0.000.00
Turnover Per Share££0.000.00
Pre-Tax Profit / Share££0.000.00
Operating Margin%(126.39)(307.73)(260.83)(292.31)(377.52)(327.15)(271.23)%0.000.00
Mkt Cap£m123.13359.79214.10205.2365.1241.8155.12£m0.000.00
Dividend Per Sharep0.
DPS Growth%
Dividend Yield%
Dividend Coverx0.
Shareholder Funds£m28.8419.1335.8629.8921.4125.8123.44£m0.000.00
Net Borrowings£m(11.48)(7.33)(9.52)(9.17)(5.22)(8.79)(6.51)£m0.000.00
Net Assets£m28.8419.1335.8629.8921.4125.8123.44£m0.000.00
Net Assets P/S££0.000.00
Latest Forecast
Div Yield0.0%0.0%
Div Cover0.0%0.0%
Op Margin-327.1%-314.6%
Director Deals
Traded Action Notifier Price Amount Value
22-Oct-20SellAlastair Smith180.28p248,543£,448,073.34
21-Nov-19SellTrevor Nichols17.50p108,333,318,958.27
21-Nov-19BuyTrevor Nichols17.63p107,455,318,944.32
18-Oct-19PlacingAlastair Smith17.00p33,334,635,666.78
18-Oct-19PlacingEliot Forster17.00p33,333,635,666.61
18-Oct-19PlacingTrevor Nichols17.00p33,333,635,666.61
31-Dec-18BuyTony Peter Gardiner30.50p8,196,632,499.78
30-Jul-18BuyEliot Forster25.00p120,000,330,000
30-Jul-18PlacingAlan John Aubrey25.00p80,000,320,000
30-Jul-18PlacingTrevor Nichols25.00p40,000,310,000
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253m    Major: 19%    Director: 0%
Notifier Holding Value
Alastair Smith431,100,132,930.75
Eliot Forster153,333ƒ,959.11
Tony Peter Gardiner150,000Ɗ,199.98
Trevor Nichols107,455Ě,391.73
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Gearing & Cover
News Title Date Time Source
Posting of Annual Report and Notice of AGM28-May-2007:00RNS
Second Price Monitoring Extn26-May-2011:05RNS
Price Monitoring Extension26-May-2011:00RNS
Issue of Equity26-May-2008:06RNS
Second Price Monitoring Extn21-May-2014:05RNS
Price Monitoring Extension21-May-2014:00RNS
Distribution Agreement for COVID-19 Antigen Test20-May-2007:00RNS
Second Price Monitoring Extn15-May-2016:41RNS
Price Monitoring Extension15-May-2016:35RNS
Second Price Monitoring Extn15-May-2014:06RNS
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Broker Opinion
Date Broker Name Rec Price Old Price Target New Price Target Broker Change
18-May-15Numis SecuritiesBuy1.05p1.50p1.70pReiteration
12-Feb-15Panmure GordonBuy0.77p1.75p1.75pReiteration
09-Aug-11Merchant SecuritiesBuy0.81p1.00p0.00pReiteration
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