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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 : 3/10

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industry
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Cash to Debt 19.91
LIFE's Cash to Debt is ranked lower than
54% of the 935 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 58.56 vs. LIFE: 19.91 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
LIFE' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.54  Med: 19.24 Max: N/A
Current: 19.91
Interest Coverage N/A
LIFE's Interest Coverage is ranked lower than
52% of the 365 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. LIFE: N/A )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Interest Coverage only.
LIFE' s Interest Coverage Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.00 Max: 0
Current: N/A
Z-Score: -0.11
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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ROE (%) -71.25
LIFE's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
72% of the 857 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: -32.89 vs. LIFE: -71.25 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
LIFE' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -399.23  Med: -399.23 Max: -399.23
Current: -71.25
ROA (%) -45.89
LIFE's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
66% of the 939 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: -28.03 vs. LIFE: -45.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
LIFE' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -80.59  Med: -63.83 Max: -50.3
Current: -45.89
-80.59
-50.3
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -2934.10
LIFE's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
75% of the 902 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: -360.35 vs. LIFE: -2934.10 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
LIFE' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -2561.38  Med: -1063.39 Max: -780.12
Current: -2934.1
-2561.38
-780.12
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Guru Trades

Q2 2015

LIFE Guru Trades in Q2 2015

RS Investment Management 669,237 sh (New)
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Q3 2015

LIFE Guru Trades in Q3 2015

RS Investment Management 1,082,249 sh (+61.71%)
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Q4 2015

LIFE Guru Trades in Q4 2015

RS Investment Management 1,206,249 sh (+11.46%)
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Q1 2016

LIFE Guru Trades in Q1 2016

RS Investment Management 1,579,892 sh (+30.98%)
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Business Description

Industry: Biotechnology » Biotechnology
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aTyr Pharma Inc is engaged in the discovery and clinical development of medicines for patients suffering from severe, rare diseases using its knowledge of Physiocrine biology, a newly discovered set of physiological modulators.

aTyr Pharma Inc was incorporated in the state of Delaware on September 8, 2005. The Company is engaged in the discovery and clinical development of medicines for patients suffering from severe, rare diseases using its knowledge of Physiocrine biology, a newly discovered set of physiological modulators. It has discovered approximately 300 Physiocrines, a class of naturally occurring human proteins that it promotes homeostasis, a fundamental process of restoring stressed or diseased tissue to a healthier state. The Company is currently conducting a multi-national exploratory Phase 1b/2 clinical trial of Resolaris in adult patients with FSHD in the European Union. This randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial is designed to evaluate the safety, tolerability, pharmacokinetics and immunogenicity of multiple intravenous doses of Resolaris in adults with FSHD. Its initial therapeutic efforts target severe, rare disease indications in which patients suffer from the immune-related consequences of their genetic disease. It contracts with third parties for the manufacturing and testing of its product candidates for preclinical studies and clinical trials. It does not own or operate manufacturing facilities for the production of clinical quantities of its product candidates. Government authorities in the United States, including federal, state, and local authorities, and in other countries, extensively regulate, among other things, the manufacturing, research and clinical development, marketing, labeling and packaging, storage, distribution, post-approval monitoring and reporting, advertising and promotion, pricing, and export and import of pharmaceutical and biological products, such as those it is developing.

Ratios

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P/B 0.74
LIFE's P/B is ranked higher than
95% of the 1075 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 3.25 vs. LIFE: 0.74 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
LIFE' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0.00 Max: 42.54
Current: 0.74
0
42.54
EV-to-EBIT 0.16
LIFE's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
95% of the 295 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 20.49 vs. LIFE: 0.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBIT only.
LIFE' s EV-to-EBIT Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.14  Med: 0.00 Max: 0.81
Current: 0.16
-4.14
0.81
EV-to-EBITDA 0.16
LIFE's EV-to-EBITDA is ranked higher than
95% of the 319 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 17.75 vs. LIFE: 0.16 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EV-to-EBITDA only.
LIFE' s EV-to-EBITDA Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -4.19  Med: 0.00 Max: 0.83
Current: 0.16
-4.19
0.83
Current Ratio 6.64
LIFE's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
62% of the 908 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 4.51 vs. LIFE: 6.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
LIFE' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.63  Med: 7.35 Max: 12.69
Current: 6.64
1.63
12.69
Quick Ratio 6.64
LIFE's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
63% of the 908 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 4.24 vs. LIFE: 6.64 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
LIFE' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.63  Med: 7.35 Max: 12.69
Current: 6.64
1.63
12.69

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Cash 1.03
LIFE's Price/Net Cash is ranked higher than
96% of the 739 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 5.19 vs. LIFE: 1.03 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Cash only.
LIFE' s Price/Net Cash Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.31  Med: 2.69 Max: 4.9
Current: 1.03
1.31
4.9
Price/Net Current Asset Value 1.01
LIFE's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
96% of the 871 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 4.83 vs. LIFE: 1.01 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Current Asset Value only.
LIFE' s Price/Net Current Asset Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 1.28  Med: 2.62 Max: 4.74
Current: 1.01
1.28
4.74
Price/Tangible Book 0.73
LIFE's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
96% of the 1012 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 4.22 vs. LIFE: 0.73 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
LIFE' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.93  Med: 1.95 Max: 3.14
Current: 0.73
0.93
3.14
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) 654.79
LIFE's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked higher than
98% of the 1169 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: -9.30 vs. LIFE: 654.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
LIFE' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -78358.53  Med: 0.00 Max: 728365.11
Current: 654.79
-78358.53
728365.11

More Statistics

EPS (TTM) $ -2.60
Short Percentage of Float4.54%
52-Week Range $2.48 - 21.00
Shares Outstanding (Mil)23.69
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