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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 : 5/10

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Cash to Debt No Debt
TELK's Cash to Debt is ranked higher than
90% of the 773 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 2.62 vs. TELK: No Debt )
TELK' s 10-Year Cash to Debt Range
Min: 5.69   Max: No Debt
Current: No Debt

Interest Coverage No Debt
TELK's Interest Coverage is ranked higher than
95% of the 433 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 124.75 vs. TELK: No Debt )
TELK' s 10-Year Interest Coverage Range
Min: 9999.99   Max: 9999.99
Current: No Debt

F-Score: 2
Z-Score: -491.89
M-Score: -2.88
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 (%) -316.01
TELK's ROE (%) is ranked lower than
58% of the 727 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 7.00 vs. TELK: -316.01 )
TELK' s 10-Year ROE (%) Range
Min: -316.01   Max: -26.06
Current: -316.01

-316.01
-26.06
ROA (%) -200.38
TELK's ROA (%) is ranked lower than
58% of the 748 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 3.87 vs. TELK: -200.38 )
TELK' s 10-Year ROA (%) Range
Min: -200.38   Max: -24.31
Current: -200.38

-200.38
-24.31
EBITDA Growth (%) -56.70
TELK's EBITDA Growth (%) is ranked lower than
54% of the 594 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 3.60 vs. TELK: -56.70 )
TELK' s 10-Year EBITDA Growth (%) Range
Min: -56.7   Max: 37
Current: -56.7

-56.7
37
EPS Growth (%) -56.10
TELK's EPS Growth (%) is ranked lower than
52% of the 595 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 4.00 vs. TELK: -56.10 )
TELK' s 10-Year EPS Growth (%) Range
Min: -56.1   Max: 35.4
Current: -56.1

-56.1
35.4
» TELK's 10-Y Financials

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TELK Guru Trades in Q4 2012

Jim Simons 75,852 sh (-3.8%)
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Q1 2013

TELK Guru Trades in Q1 2013

Jim Simons 38,852 sh (-48.78%)
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Q2 2013

TELK Guru Trades in Q2 2013

Jim Simons 18,252 sh (-53.02%)
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Q3 2013

TELK Guru Trades in Q3 2013

Jim Simons Sold Out
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Ratios

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P/B 8.80
TELK's P/B is ranked higher than
50% of the 806 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 3.22 vs. TELK: 8.80 )
TELK' s 10-Year P/B Range
Min: 0.01   Max: 12.43
Current: 8.8

0.01
12.43
EV-to-EBIT -0.83
TELK's EV-to-EBIT is ranked higher than
51% of the 806 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 32.81 vs. TELK: -0.83 )
TELK' s 10-Year EV-to-EBIT Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: -0.83

Current Ratio 1.59
TELK's Current Ratio is ranked higher than
59% of the 761 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 2.31 vs. TELK: 1.59 )
TELK' s 10-Year Current Ratio Range
Min: 1.59   Max: 21.57
Current: 1.59

1.59
21.57
Quick Ratio 1.59
TELK's Quick Ratio is ranked higher than
68% of the 761 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 1.68 vs. TELK: 1.59 )
TELK' s 10-Year Quick Ratio Range
Min: 1.59   Max: 21.57
Current: 1.59

1.59
21.57

Valuation & Return

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Price/Net Cash 19.00
TELK's Price/Net Cash is ranked higher than
87% of the 806 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. TELK: 19.00 )
TELK' s 10-Year Price/Net Cash Range
Min: 0.51   Max: 23.83
Current: 19

0.51
23.83
Price/Net Current Asset Value 19.00
TELK's Price/Net Current Asset Value is ranked higher than
81% of the 806 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 9999.00 vs. TELK: 19.00 )
TELK' s 10-Year Price/Net Current Asset Value Range
Min: 0.51   Max: 23.83
Current: 19

0.51
23.83
Price/Tangible Book 8.80
TELK's Price/Tangible Book is ranked higher than
57% of the 806 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 5.40 vs. TELK: 8.80 )
TELK' s 10-Year Price/Tangible Book Range
Min: 0.33   Max: 11
Current: 8.8

0.33
11
Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) -710.66
TELK's Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) is ranked lower than
55% of the 622 Companies
in the Global Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic industry.

( Industry Median: 2.97 vs. TELK: -710.66 )
TELK' s 10-Year Forward Rate of Return (Yacktman) Range
Min: 0   Max: 0
Current: -710.66

Business Description

Industry: Drug Manufacturers » Drug Manufacturers - Specialty & Generic
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Telik, Inc., was incorporated in Delaware in 1988. The Company is engaged in the discovery, development and commercialization of novel small molecule drugs to treat cancer and other serious diseases. Its drug product candidate in clinical development, TELINTRA, is a small molecule glutathione analog inhibitor of the enzyme glutathione S-transferase P1-1, which is under Phase II clinical trial for the treatment of blood disorders associated with low blood cell levels, such as neutropenia or anemia. The company is also developing TELCYTA, a cancer cell-activated chemotherapeutic, which has been in multiple Phase II and Phase III trials in patients with advanced ovarian cancer, non-small cell lung cancer, colon cancer, and breast cancer. Its preclinical drug product developments include TLK60404, a small molecule compound, which inhibits both Aurora kinase and VEGFR kinase; TLK60357, a novel, small molecule inhibitor of cell division; and TLK60596, a VGFR kinase inhibitor that blocks the formation of new blood vessels in tumors. The Company's product candidates are discovered using its proprietary technology, target-related affinity profiling, which enables the discovery of small molecule product candidates.
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