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GuruFocus Financial Strength Rank measures how strong a company’s financial situation is. It is based on these factors

1. The debt burden that the company has as measured by its Interest coverage (current year).
2. Debt to revenue ratio. The lower, the better
3. Altman Z-score.

A company ranks high with financial strength is likely to withstand any business slowdowns and recessions.

Financial Strength : 7/10

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industry
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history
Cash to Debt 1.20
BMRN's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
58% of the 896 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 171.30 vs. BMRN: 1.20 )
BMRN' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.18   Max: No Debt
Current: 1.2

Equity to Asset 0.60
BMRN's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
67% of the 759 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 0.67 vs. BMRN: 0.60 )
BMRN' s 10-Year Equity to Asset Range
Min: -0.4   Max: 0.95
Current: 0.6

-0.4
0.95
F-Score: 3
Z-Score: 5.47
M-Score: -2.69
GuruFocus Profitability Rank ranks how profitable a company is and how likely the company’s business will stay that way. It is based on these factors:

1. Operating Margin
2. Trend of the Operating Margin (5-year average). The company with an uptrend profit margin has a higher rank.
••3. Consistency of the profitability
4. Piotroski F-Score
5. Predictability Rank•

The maximum rank is 10. A rank of 7 or higher means a higher profitability and may stay that way. A rank of 3 or lower indicates that the company has had trouble to make a profit.

Profitability Rank is not directly related to the Financial Strength Rank. But if a company is consistently profitable, its financial strength will be stronger.

Profitability & Growth : 4/10

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industry
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history
Operating margin (%) -28.44
BMRN's Operating margin (%) is ranked higher than
75% of the 785 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: -66.98 vs. BMRN: -28.44 )
BMRN' s 10-Year Operating margin (%) Range
Min: -1075   Max: 13.41
Current: -28.44

-1075
13.41
Net-margin (%) -32.15
BMRN's Net-margin (%) is ranked higher than
74% of the 785 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: -56.37 vs. BMRN: -32.15 )
BMRN' s 10-Year Net-margin (%) Range
Min: -1025   Max: 54.7
Current: -32.15

-1025
54.7
ROE (%) -13.15
BMRN's ROE (%) is ranked higher than
74% of the 812 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: -21.87 vs. BMRN: -13.15 )
BMRN' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -78.61   Max: 28.7
Current: -13.15

-78.61
28.7
ROA (%) -7.84
BMRN's ROA (%) is ranked higher than
77% of the 894 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: -18.90 vs. BMRN: -7.84 )
BMRN' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -80.46   Max: 16.3
Current: -7.84

-80.46
16.3
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -31.92
BMRN's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
78% of the 872 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: -196.35 vs. BMRN: -31.92 )
BMRN' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -347.63   Max: 16.32
Current: -31.92

-347.63
16.32
Revenue Growth (%) 10.00
BMRN's Revenue Growth (%) is ranked higher than
83% of the 589 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: -1.30 vs. BMRN: 10.00 )
BMRN' s 10-Year Revenue Growth (%) Range
Min: 0   Max: 97.7
Current: 10

0
97.7
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Financials


Revenue & Net Income
Cash & Debt
Oprt. Cash Flow & Free Cash Flow

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Guru Trades

Q1 2013

BMRN Guru Trades in Q1 2013

Jim Simons 53,471 sh (New)
RS Investment Management 264,060 sh (+52.33%)
Frank Sands 10,951,298 sh (+10.9%)
John Griffin 1,750,000 sh (unchged)
Pioneer Investments Sold Out
PRIMECAP Management 7,743,329 sh (-4.41%)
Steven Cohen 1,491,591 sh (-38.49%)
Columbia Wanger 3,105,000 sh (-45.27%)
Meridian Funds 40,700 sh (-69.03%)
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Q2 2013

BMRN Guru Trades in Q2 2013

RS Investment Management 364,570 sh (+38.06%)
Frank Sands 11,345,317 sh (+3.6%)
John Griffin 1,750,000 sh (unchged)
Stanley Druckenmiller Sold Out
Meridian Funds Sold Out
Jim Simons Sold Out
PRIMECAP Management 7,684,329 sh (-0.76%)
Columbia Wanger 2,700,000 sh (-13.04%)
Steven Cohen 112,898 sh (-92.43%)
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Q3 2013

BMRN Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Louis Moore Bacon 62,500 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 126,339 sh (+11.91%)
John Griffin 1,750,000 sh (unchged)
PRIMECAP Management 7,606,929 sh (-1.01%)
Frank Sands 10,268,812 sh (-9.49%)
Columbia Wanger 2,360,292 sh (-12.58%)
RS Investment Management 56,200 sh (-84.58%)
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Q4 2013

BMRN Guru Trades in Q4 2013

Jim Simons 280,071 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 358,301 sh (+183.6%)
John Griffin 2,060,000 sh (+17.71%)
RS Investment Management Sold Out
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
Frank Sands 10,236,277 sh (-0.32%)
PRIMECAP Management 7,560,129 sh (-0.62%)
Columbia Wanger 2,045,000 sh (-13.36%)
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Insider Trades

Latest Guru Trades with BMRN

GuruDate Trades Impact to Portfolio Price Range * (?) Current Price Change from Average Current Shares
John Griffin 2013-12-31 Add 17.71%0.23%$59.3 - $75.09 $ 60.89-10%2060000
Frank Sands 2013-09-30 Reduce -9.49%0.2%$58.64 - $78.388 $ 60.89-8%10268812
Meridian Funds 2013-06-30 Sold Out 0.09%$54.72 - $70.3 $ 60.89-2%0
Frank Sands 2013-03-31 Add 10.9%0.24%$49.2 - $62.39 $ 60.898%10951298
Meridian Funds 2013-03-31 Reduce -69.03%0.17%$49.2 - $62.39 $ 60.898%40700
Frank Sands 2012-12-31 Add 450.74%1.56%$36.78 - $50.17 $ 60.8934%9874728
Daniel Loeb 2012-12-31 Sold Out 0.79%$36.78 - $50.17 $ 60.8934%0
Meridian Funds 2012-12-31 Reduce -60.99%0.3%$36.78 - $50.17 $ 60.8934%131400
John Griffin 2012-12-31 Reduce -20.09%0.28%$36.78 - $50.17 $ 60.8934%1750000
John Griffin 2012-09-30 New Buy1.4%$37.23 - $43.29 $ 60.8954%2190000
Daniel Loeb 2012-09-30 New Buy0.79%$37.23 - $43.29 $ 60.8954%1000000
George Soros 2012-06-30 Sold Out 0.15%$32.53 - $38.87 $ 60.8969%0
Richard Perry 2012-06-30 Sold Out 0.04%$32.53 - $38.87 $ 60.8969%0
George Soros 2012-03-31 Add 300%0.11%$33.68 - $38.34 $ 60.8985%300000
Richard Perry 2012-03-31 New Buy0.04%$33.68 - $38.34 $ 60.8985%22900
George Soros 2011-12-31 Reduce -57.14%0.05%$30.07 - $35.38 $ 60.8986%75000
George Soros 2011-06-30 Add 862.36%0.07%$24.93 - $28.455 $ 60.89131%191510
Meridian Funds 2011-03-31 Reduce -51.54%0.28%$23.46 - $28.29 $ 60.89139%348800
George Soros 2011-03-31 New Buy0.01%$23.46 - $28.29 $ 60.89139%19900
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Ratios

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history
P/B 6.40
BMRN's P/B is ranked higher than
50% of the 791 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 4.46 vs. BMRN: 6.40 )
BMRN' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 2.27   Max: 27.54
Current: 6.4

2.27
27.54
P/S 15.30
BMRN's P/S is ranked lower than
55% of the 771 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 10.27 vs. BMRN: 15.30 )
BMRN' s 10-Year P/S Range
Min: 3.37   Max: 94.86
Current: 15.3

3.37
94.86
EV-to-EBIT 41.70
BMRN's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
74% of the 468 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 20.00 vs. BMRN: 41.70 )
BMRN' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 30   Max: 67133.8
Current: 41.7

30
67133.8

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Current Asset Value 190.30
BMRN's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked lower than
95% of the 525 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 9.60 vs. BMRN: 190.30 )
BMRN' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 4.91   Max: 254.29
Current: 190.3

4.91
254.29
Price/Tangible Book 7.80
BMRN's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
53% of the 736 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 6.00 vs. BMRN: 7.80 )
BMRN' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 3.72   Max: 21.85
Current: 7.8

3.72
21.85
Price/DCF (Projected) 22.30
BMRN's Price/DCF (Projected) is ranked lower than
76% of the 210 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 2.80 vs. BMRN: 22.30 )
BMRN' s 10-Year Price/DCF (Projected) Range
Min: 25.77   Max: 234.29
Current: 22.3

25.77
234.29
Price/Median PS Value 1.00
BMRN's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
76% of the 725 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 1.10 vs. BMRN: 1.00 )
BMRN' s 10-Year Price/Median PS Value Range
Min: 0.37   Max: 4.07
Current: 1

0.37
4.07
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -0.67
BMRN's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked higher than
86% of the 669 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: -9.87 vs. BMRN: -0.67 )
BMRN' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: -9.8   Max: -2
Current: -0.67

-9.8
-2

Business Description

Industry: Biotechnology » Biotechnology
Compare:NVO, AMGN, GILD, BIIB, CELG » details
Traded in other countries:BM8.Germany
BioMarin Pharmaceutical Inc., was incorporated in Delaware in October 1996 and began operations on March 21, 1997. It develops and commercializes innovative pharmaceuticals for serious diseases and medical conditions. The company selects product candidates for diseases and conditions that represent an unmet medical need. Its product portfolio is comprised of four approved products and multiple investigational product candidates. Approved products include Naglazyme (galsulfase), Kuvan (sapropterin dihydrochloride), Aldurazyme (laronidase) and Firdapse (amifampridine phosphate). The company is conducting clinical trials on several investigational product candidates for the treatment of various diseases including: GALNS, an enzyme replacement therapy for the treatment of Mucopolysaccharidosis Type IV or Morquio Syndrome Type A, or MPS IV A, PEG-PAL, an enzyme substitution therapy for the treatment of phenylketonuria or PKU, BMN-701, an enzyme replacement therapy for Pompe disease, a glycogen storage disorder, BMN-673, an orally available poly (ADP-ribose) polymerase, or PARP inhibitor for the treatment of patients with certain cancers and BMN-111, a peptide therapeutic for the treatment of achondroplasia. The Company is conducting preclinical development of several other enzyme product candidates for genetic and other metabolic diseases, including BMN-190 for the treatment of late infantile neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis, or LINCL, a form of Batten disease. The Company faces competition from biological products approved through an abbreviated regulatory pathway. The Company operates in a regulated industry, which is subject to significant federal, state, local and foreign regulation.

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