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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 : 8/10

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Cash to Debt No Debt
PTLA's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
77% of the 943 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 49.03 vs. PTLA: No Debt )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Cash to Debt only.
PTLA' s Cash to Debt Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: N/A  Med: No Debt Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt
N/A
No Debt
Equity to Asset 0.79
PTLA's Equity to Asset is ranked higher than
62% of the 707 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 0.68 vs. PTLA: 0.79 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Equity to Asset only.
PTLA' s Equity to Asset Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1.31  Med: 0.83 Max: 0.91
Current: 0.79
-1.31
0.91
F-Score: 4
Z-Score: 4.08
M-Score: -1.80
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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Operating margin (%) -1235.36
PTLA's Operating margin (%) is ranked lower than
79% of the 740 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: -82.26 vs. PTLA: -1235.36 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Operating margin (%) only.
PTLA' s Operating margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1882.15  Med: -426.26 Max: 25.46
Current: -1235.36
-1882.15
25.46
Net-margin (%) -1229.26
PTLA's Net-margin (%) is ranked lower than
79% of the 740 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: -80.77 vs. PTLA: -1229.26 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Net-margin (%) only.
PTLA' s Net-margin (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -1876.59  Med: -424.48 Max: 25.61
Current: -1229.26
-1876.59
25.61
ROE (%) -67.29
PTLA's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
71% of the 860 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: -32.29 vs. PTLA: -67.29 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROE (%) only.
PTLA' s ROE (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -159.12  Med: -58.44 Max: -42.58
Current: -67.29
-159.12
-42.58
ROA (%) -55.08
PTLA's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
73% of the 948 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: -26.97 vs. PTLA: -55.08 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROA (%) only.
PTLA' s ROA (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -55.08  Med: -35.34 Max: 20.67
Current: -55.08
-55.08
20.67
ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) -4102.90
PTLA's ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
78% of the 909 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: -366.92 vs. PTLA: -4102.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) only.
PTLA' s ROC (Joel Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -5117.78  Med: -3082.88 Max: 1029.06
Current: -4102.9
-5117.78
1029.06
Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) -81.20
PTLA's Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) is ranked lower than
92% of the 478 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 3.30 vs. PTLA: -81.20 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) only.
PTLA' s Revenue Growth (3Y)(%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0  Med: 0 Max: -81.2
Current: -81.2
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Guru Trades

Q3 2015

PTLA Guru Trades in Q3 2015

Paul Tudor Jones 12,214 sh (New)
Ken Fisher 80,300 sh (unchged)
Jim Simons 23,800 sh (-13.14%)
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Q4 2015

PTLA Guru Trades in Q4 2015

Jim Simons 139,100 sh (+484.45%)
Paul Tudor Jones 24,541 sh (+100.93%)
Ken Fisher 80,300 sh (unchged)
Samuel Isaly 475,700 sh (unchged)
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Q1 2016

PTLA Guru Trades in Q1 2016

Steven Cohen 431,200 sh (New)
Jim Simons 474,800 sh (+241.34%)
Paul Tudor Jones 30,442 sh (+24.05%)
Samuel Isaly 725,700 sh (+52.55%)
Ken Fisher 80,300 sh (unchged)
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Q2 2016

PTLA Guru Trades in Q2 2016

Ken Fisher 82,737 sh (+3.03%)
Steven Cohen Sold Out
Paul Tudor Jones 24,761 sh (-18.66%)
Jim Simons 349,400 sh (-26.41%)
Samuel Isaly 467,200 sh (-35.62%)
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Business Description

Industry: Biotechnology » Biotechnology
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Portola Pharmaceuticals Inc is a biopharmaceutical company. It develops & commercializes novel therapeutics in the areas of thrombosis, other hematologic disorders & inflammation for patients who currently have limited or no approved treatment options.

Portola Pharmaceuticals Inc was incorporated in Delaware in September 2003. The Company is a biopharmaceutical company engaged in the development and commercialization of novel therapeutics in the areas of thrombosis, other hematologic disorders and inflammation for patients who currently have limited or no approved treatment options. Its two programs address significant unmet medical needs in the areas of thrombosis or blood clots. Its compound Betrixaban is a novel oral once-daily inhibitor of Factor Xa in Phase 3 development for extended duration prophylaxis, or preventive treatment, of a form of thrombosis known as venous thromboembolism, or VTE, in acute medically ill patients. The Company's current product candidates in development includes: Betrixaban, PRT4445, PRT2070, and PRT2607. Betrixaban is a novel oral once-daily inhibitor of Factor Xa in development for extended duration VTE prophylaxis in acute medically ill patients for up to 35 days. PRT4445 is a recombinant protein designed to reverse the anticoagulant activity in patients treated with a Factor Xa inhibitor who suffer an uncontrolled bleeding episode or undergo emergency surgery. PRT2070 is an orally available, potent inhibitor of Syk and JAK. PRT2607 is an orally available, potent and selective inhibitor of Syk. The Company faces competition from large and small pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, specialty pharmaceutical companies, generic drug companies, academic institutions, government agencies and research institutions and others.

Ratios

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P/B 3.55
PTLA's P/B is ranked higher than
52% of the 834 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 3.65 vs. PTLA: 3.55 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/B only.
PTLA' s P/B Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.07  Med: 4.4 Max: 9.29
Current: 3.55
3.07
9.29
P/S 55.56
PTLA's P/S is ranked lower than
79% of the 681 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 11.12 vs. PTLA: 55.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful P/S only.
PTLA' s P/S Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.16  Med: 91.49 Max: 277.56
Current: 55.56
5.16
277.56
Current Ratio 7.60
PTLA's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
69% of the 915 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 4.28 vs. PTLA: 7.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Current Ratio only.
PTLA' s Current Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.12  Med: 7.66 Max: 10.67
Current: 7.6
5.12
10.67
Quick Ratio 7.60
PTLA's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
70% of the 915 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 4.03 vs. PTLA: 7.60 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Quick Ratio only.
PTLA' s Quick Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 5.12  Med: 7.66 Max: 10.67
Current: 7.6
5.12
10.67
Days Sales Outstanding 138.15
PTLA's Days Sales Outstanding is ranked lower than
83% of the 596 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 61.43 vs. PTLA: 138.15 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Days Sales Outstanding only.
PTLA' s Days Sales Outstanding Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.16  Med: 4.47 Max: 138.15
Current: 138.15
2.16
138.15

Buy Back

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3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio -201.90
PTLA's 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio is ranked lower than
97% of the 542 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: -11.30 vs. PTLA: -201.90 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio only.
PTLA' s 3-Year Average Share Buyback Ratio Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -201.9  Med: 0 Max: 0
Current: -201.9
-201.9
0

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Cash 4.24
PTLA's Price/Net Cash is ranked higher than
64% of the 515 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 5.90 vs. PTLA: 4.24 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Cash only.
PTLA' s Price/Net Cash Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.52  Med: 6.09 Max: 7.91
Current: 4.24
3.52
7.91
Price/Net Current Asset Value 3.84
PTLA's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
66% of the 619 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 5.50 vs. PTLA: 3.84 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Net Current Asset Value only.
PTLA' s Price/Net Current Asset Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.3  Med: 5.88 Max: 7.43
Current: 3.84
3.3
7.43
Price/Tangible Book 3.56
PTLA's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
59% of the 764 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 4.41 vs. PTLA: 3.56 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Tangible Book only.
PTLA' s Price/Tangible Book Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 3.14  Med: 4.71 Max: 6.96
Current: 3.56
3.14
6.96
Price/Median PS Value 0.61
PTLA's Price/Median PS Value is ranked higher than
77% of the 619 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: 0.96 vs. PTLA: 0.61 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Price/Median PS Value only.
PTLA' s Price/Median PS Value Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 0.07  Med: 1.04 Max: 2.4
Current: 0.61
0.07
2.4
Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) -31.31
PTLA's Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) is ranked lower than
79% of the 914 Companies
in the Global Biotechnology industry.

( Industry Median: -8.60 vs. PTLA: -31.31 )
Ranked among companies with meaningful Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) only.
PTLA' s Earnings Yield (Greenblatt) (%) Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: -36.03  Med: 0 Max: 0
Current: -31.31
-36.03
0

More Statistics

Revenue (TTM) (Mil) $19.82
EPS (TTM) $ -4.46
Beta1.39
Short Percentage of Float6.96%
52-Week Range $18.20 - 57.96
Shares Outstanding (Mil)56.50

Analyst Estimate


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Dec16
Revenue (Mil $)
EPS ($) -3.80
EPS w/o NRI ($) -3.80
EPS Growth Rate
(3Y to 5Y Estimate)
N/A
Dividends Per Share ($)

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