Based on the aggregated intelligence of 180,000-plus investors participating in Motley Fool CAPS, the Fool's free investing community, biotechnology company Cadence Pharmaceuticals
With that in mind, let's take a closer look at Cadence's business and see what CAPS investors are saying about the stock right now.
|Headquarters (Founded)||San Diego (2004)|
|Market Cap||$267.2 million|
|Trailing-12-Month Revenue||$10.8 million|
|Management||Co-Founder/CEO Theodore Schroeder
CFO William LaRue
|Return on Capital (Average, Past 3 Years)||(44.9%)|
|Cash/Debt||$67.6 million / $27.2 million|
Sources: S&P Capital IQ and Motley Fool CAPS.
On CAPS, 33% of the 102 members who have rated Cadence believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 going forward.
I expect Cadence will display a pattern of weakly increasing revenues that never match the increasing cost of sales and SGA expenses. The share price has remained relatively stable since the last PR, but I expect the stock will gap down again when the next quarterly earnings statement comes out in early March.
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