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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 : 6/10

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Cash to Debt No Debt
DVAX's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
96% of the 948 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 41.89 vs. DVAX: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
DVAX' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.34  Med: No Debt Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt
Equity to Asset 0.78
DVAX's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
63% of the 710 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 0.67 vs. DVAX: 0.78 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
DVAX' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2.28  Med: 0.75 Max: 0.93
Current: 0.78
-2.28
0.93
F-Score: 3
Z-Score: -6.78
M-Score: -2.22
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 : 2/10

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Operating margin (%) -2667.54
DVAX's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
85% of the 735 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: -88.05 vs. DVAX: -2667.54 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
DVAX' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2667.54  Med: -547.7 Max: -37.49
Current: -2667.54
-2667.54
-37.49
Net-margin (%) -2650.25
DVAX's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
86% of the 735 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: -76.71 vs. DVAX: -2650.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
DVAX' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2650.25  Med: -509.28 Max: -56.15
Current: -2650.25
-2650.25
-56.15
ROE (%) -72.59
DVAX's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
72% of the 862 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: -33.76 vs. DVAX: -72.59 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
DVAX' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -307.22  Med: -71.52 Max: -49.94
Current: -72.59
-307.22
-49.94
ROA (%) -61.74
DVAX's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
74% of the 958 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: -30.04 vs. DVAX: -61.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
DVAX' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -85.08  Med: -52 Max: -19.74
Current: -61.74
-85.08
-19.74
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -759.50
DVAX's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
57% of the 917 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: -407.53 vs. DVAX: -759.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
DVAX' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1231.79  Med: -852.57 Max: -172.67
Current: -759.5
-1231.79
-172.67
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -40.00
DVAX's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
84% of the 471 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 4.50 vs. DVAX: -40.00 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
DVAX' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: -31.1 Max: 88.2
Current: -40
0
88.2
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -6.40
DVAX's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
58% of the 519 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 1.70 vs. DVAX: -6.40 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
DVAX' s EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -63.3  Med: -12.4 Max: 39.1
Current: -6.4
-63.3
39.1
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -7.50
DVAX's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
55% of the 503 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: -2.80 vs. DVAX: -7.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
DVAX' s EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -60.6  Med: -18.6 Max: 26.3
Current: -7.5
-60.6
26.3
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Guru Trades

Q4 2015

DVAX Guru Trades in Q4 2015

John Paulson 133,800 sh (New)
Louis Moore Bacon 155,000 sh (+106.67%)
Paul Tudor Jones 28,997 sh (-1.51%)
Chuck Royce 209,000 sh (-34.48%)
Jim Simons 174,473 sh (-42.33%)
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Q1 2016

DVAX Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Steven Cohen 804,126 sh (New)
John Paulson 199,700 sh (+49.25%)
Chuck Royce 299,000 sh (+43.06%)
Paul Tudor Jones 36,699 sh (+26.56%)
Jim Simons Sold Out
Louis Moore Bacon Sold Out
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Q2 2016

DVAX Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Paul Tudor Jones Sold Out
John Paulson 174,000 sh (-12.87%)
Steven Cohen 450,346 sh (-44.00%)
Chuck Royce 164,000 sh (-45.15%)
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Q3 2016

DVAX Guru Trades in Q3 2016

Paul Tudor Jones 22,654 sh (New)
Steven Cohen 1,754,000 sh (+289.48%)
John Paulson 174,000 sh (unchged)
Chuck Royce 120,000 sh (-26.83%)
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Business Description

Industry: Biotechnology » Biotechnology    NAICS: 325412    SIC: 2834
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Dynavax Technologies Corp is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company. The Company is engaged in the development for the prevention of infectious disease, the treatment of autoimmune and inflammatory diseases, and the treatment of cancer.

Dynavax Technologies Corp was incorporated in California in August 1996 under the name Double Helix Corporation, and it changed its name to Dynavax Technologies Corporation in September 1996. The Company reincorporated in Delaware in 2000. The Company is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company. It discovers and develops novel products to prevent and treat infectious and inflammatory diseases. The Company's product candidate is HEPLISAVTM, a Phase 3 investigational adult hepatitis B vaccine. Its pipeline of product candidates includes: HEPLISAV, its autoimmune program partnered with GlaxoSmithKline, and its therapy for asthma partnered with AstraZeneca AB. Its product candidates are based on the use of immunostimulatory and immunoregulatory sequences. HEPLISAV is an investigational adult hepatitis B vaccine. In Phase 3 trials, HEPLISAV demonstrated higher and earlier protection with fewer doses than currently licensed vaccines. The Company has worldwide commercial rights to HEPLISAV. HEPLISAV combines its first generation 1018 ISS with hepatitis B surface antigen manufactured in its facility in Düsseldorf, Germany. The Company competes with pharmaceutical companies, biotechnology companies, academic institutions and research organizations, in developing therapies to prevent or treat infectious diseases and inflammatory and autoimmune diseases. Any product candidate it develops is subject to extensive regulation by federal, state and local governmental authorities in the United States, including the FDA and foreign regulatory agencies.

Top Ranked Articles about Dynavax Technologies Corp

Steven Cohen Increases Position in Dynavax Company is one of many biopharmaceutical holdings
Steven Cohen (Trades, Portfolio) of Point72 Asset Management increased his position in Dynavax Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:DVAX) by 375.26% on Sept. 29. Read more...

Ratios

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P/B 1.47
DVAX's P/B is ranked higher than
82% of the 845 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 3.49 vs. DVAX: 1.47 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
DVAX' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.65  Med: 4.37 Max: 14.94
Current: 1.47
0.65
14.94
P/S 35.16
DVAX's P/S is ranked lower than
74% of the 683 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 10.85 vs. DVAX: 35.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
DVAX' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.18  Med: 25.28 Max: 208.92
Current: 35.16
0.18
208.92
Current Ratio 3.85
DVAX's Current Ratio is ranked lower than
52% of the 947 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 4.11 vs. DVAX: 3.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
DVAX' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.87  Med: 5.94 Max: 13.98
Current: 3.85
1.87
13.98
Quick Ratio 3.85
DVAX's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
50% of the 946 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 3.85 vs. DVAX: 3.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
DVAX' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.87  Med: 5.94 Max: 13.98
Current: 3.85
1.87
13.98
Days Sales Outstanding 188.42
DVAX's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
89% of the 591 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 61.83 vs. DVAX: 188.42 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
DVAX' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 8.1  Med: 57.91 Max: 188.42
Current: 188.42
8.1
188.42

Buy Back

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3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -28.10
DVAX's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
77% of the 550 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: -11.00 vs. DVAX: -28.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
DVAX' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -180.4  Med: -31.5 Max: -9.4
Current: -28.1
-180.4
-9.4

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Cash 2.03
DVAX's Price/Net Cash is ranked higher than
84% of the 516 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 5.83 vs. DVAX: 2.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Cash only.
DVAX' s Price/Net Cash Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.85  Med: 5.2 Max: 26.38
Current: 2.03
1.85
26.38
Price/Net Current Asset Value 1.85
DVAX's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
86% of the 633 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 5.63 vs. DVAX: 1.85 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Current Asset Value only.
DVAX' s Price/Net Current Asset Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.79  Med: 4.69 Max: 124
Current: 1.85
1.79
124
Price/Tangible Book 1.50
DVAX's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
85% of the 769 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 4.31 vs. DVAX: 1.50 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
DVAX' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.47  Med: 4.38 Max: 27.68
Current: 1.5
1.47
27.68
Price/Median PS Value 1.39
DVAX's Price/Median PS Value is ranked lower than
76% of the 593 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 0.94 vs. DVAX: 1.39 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
DVAX' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.02  Med: 0.74 Max: 7.39
Current: 1.39
0.02
7.39
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -256.27
DVAX's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
96% of the 924 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: -7.90 vs. DVAX: -256.27 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
DVAX' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -277.55  Med: 58.9 Max: 3563.3
Current: -256.27
-277.55
3563.3

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $4.44
EPS (TTM) $ -3.17
Beta0.42
Short Percentage of Float25.70%
52-Week Range $3.20 - 27.92
Shares Outstanding (Mil)38.53

Analyst Estimate

Dec16 Dec17 Dec18
Revenue (Mil $) 7 61 84
EPS ($) -3.20 -1.72 -1.21
EPS w/o NRI ($) -3.20 -1.72 -1.21
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends Per Share ($)
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Top Three Largest Insider Buys of the Past Week Nov 05 2013 
Steven Cohen, George Soros, John Paulson All Add to Holdings Mar 07 2012 
Dynavax Technologies Corp. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) Aug 02 2010 
Dynavax Technologies Corp. Reports Operating Results (10-Q) May 10 2010 
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Dynavax Restructures and Emphasizes Immuno-Oncology Program Jan 05 2017
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Dynavax to Webcast Cancer R&D Day on December 9, 2016 Dec 01 2016
Dynavax to Present Clinical Data from Immuno-oncology Product Candidate, SD-101 Dec 01 2016
Dynavax Receives Complete Response Letter from U.S. Food and Drug Administration for Biologics... Nov 14 2016
Dynavax Presents Early Clinical Data from Lead Cancer Immunotherapy Candidate, SD-101, at Society... Nov 09 2016
Dynavax Reports Third Quarter 2016 Financial Results and Company Update Nov 07 2016
Dynavax Secures Committed Financing From Deerfield for $100 Million of Senior Secured Notes Oct 27 2016
Dynavax Presents Data Showing That HEPLISAV-B Provides Significantly Higher Seroprotection Rates... Oct 26 2016
Dynavax Provides Regulatory Update on HEPLISAV-B Sep 04 2016
Dynavax Reports Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results Aug 05 2016
Dynavax Announces FDA Advisory Committee Meeting to Review HEPLISAV-B Aug 05 2016
Dynavax Presents New Efficacy Data on Hepatitis B Vaccine, HEPLISAV-B(TM), in Adults With Type 2... Jun 11 2016
Dynavax to Present at Two Upcoming Investor Conferences May 18 2016
Dynavax Reports First Quarter 2016 Financial Results May 09 2016
Dynavax Receives Notification of PDUFA Extension for HEPLISAV-B to December 15, 2016 Apr 27 2016
Dynavax Presents Encouraging Data From Clinical Trial of Immuno-Oncology Product Candidate, SD-101 Apr 18 2016
Dynavax Presents Pivotal Phase 3 Data Showing HEPLISAV-B(TM) Provides Significantly Higher... Apr 18 2016
Dynavax to Present Data From Pivotal Phase 3 HEPLISAV-B(TM) Trial Apr 04 2016
Dynavax Announces FDA Acceptance for Review of Biologics License Application and PDUFA Action Date... Mar 30 2016

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