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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 : 4/10

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Cash to Debt No Debt
MNOV's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
89% of the 841 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 60.34 vs. MNOV: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
MNOV' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 0.67  Med: 10000.00 Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt
F-Score: 2
Z-Score: -6.33
M-Score: -3.67
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 : 3/10

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ROE (%) -38.58
MNOV's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
58% of the 761 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: -29.50 vs. MNOV: -38.58 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
MNOV' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -1301.02  Med: -57.12 Max: -19.99
Current: -38.58
-1301.02
-19.99
ROA (%) -32.05
MNOV's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
56% of the 847 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: -25.57 vs. MNOV: -32.05 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
MNOV' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -172.07  Med: -34.20 Max: -16.41
Current: -32.05
-172.07
-16.41
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -4253.52
MNOV's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
78% of the 817 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: -333.14 vs. MNOV: -4253.52 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
MNOV' s 10-Year ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -39131.25  Med: -4257.63 Max: -109.01
Current: -4253.52
-39131.25
-109.01
EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) -29.60
MNOV's EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
81% of the 427 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: -3.90 vs. MNOV: -29.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) only.
MNOV' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -83.3  Med: -29.60 Max: 188.9
Current: -29.6
-83.3
188.9
EPS Growth (3Y)(%) -31.80
MNOV's EPS Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
80% of the 413 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: -7.70 vs. MNOV: -31.80 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful EPS Growth (3Y)(%) only.
MNOV' s 10-Year EPS Growth (3Y)(%) Range
Min: -86.2  Med: -26.80 Max: 254
Current: -31.8
-86.2
254
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Q3 2014

MNOV Guru Trades in Q3 2014

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Q4 2014

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Q1 2015

MNOV Guru Trades in Q1 2015

Jim Simons 110,800 sh (-4.32%)
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Ratios

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P/B 4.32
MNOV's P/B is ranked higher than
54% of the 747 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 4.57 vs. MNOV: 4.32 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
MNOV' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.18  Med: 0.88 Max: 4.68
Current: 4.32
0.18
4.68
Current Ratio 12.12
MNOV's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
80% of the 812 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 4.37 vs. MNOV: 12.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
MNOV' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.31  Med: 9.19 Max: 49.29
Current: 12.12
1.31
49.29
Quick Ratio 12.12
MNOV's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
81% of the 812 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 4.23 vs. MNOV: 12.12 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
MNOV' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 1.31  Med: 9.19 Max: 49.29
Current: 12.12
1.31
49.29

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Cash 20.83
MNOV's Price/Net Cash is ranked lower than
75% of the 451 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 8.40 vs. MNOV: 20.83 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Cash only.
MNOV' s 10-Year Price/Net Cash Range
Min: 0.71  Med: 4.21 Max: 30.33
Current: 20.83
0.71
30.33
Price/Net Current Asset Value 15.63
MNOV's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked lower than
71% of the 538 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 7.59 vs. MNOV: 15.63 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Current Asset Value only.
MNOV' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 0.69  Med: 4.27 Max: 20.22
Current: 15.63
0.69
20.22
Price/Tangible Book 13.89
MNOV's Price/Tangible Book is ranked lower than
77% of the 687 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 5.90 vs. MNOV: 13.89 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
MNOV' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.4  Med: 3.13 Max: 54.67
Current: 13.89
0.4
54.67
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -11.02
MNOV's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
68% of the 813 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: -5.40 vs. MNOV: -11.02 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
MNOV' s 10-Year Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range
Min: -11.23  Med: 99.20 Max: 8448.3
Current: -11.02
-11.23
8448.3

Business Description

Industry: Biotechnology » Biotechnology
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Traded in other countries:4875.Japan, RMN.Germany,
MediciNova Inc was incorporated in the State of Delaware on September 2000.It is a biopharmaceutical company focused on developing novel, small molecule therapeutics for the treatment of serious diseases with unmet medical needs and a commercial focus on the U.S. market. The Company operates in a single industry segment - the discovery and development of small molecule therapeutics. Its core program includes, MN-001 (NASH), MN-166 (Neurology Diseases) and MN-221 (Respiratory Diseases). Its non-core programs include, MN-001 (Bronchial Asthma), MN-001 (Interstitial Cystitis), MN-029 (Cancer) and MN-221 (Preterm Labor). The Company is subject to government regulations, in the U.S., the FDA, under the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act, as amended, and other federal statutes and regulations.
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