Avacta Group Plc Company Profile (LON:AVCT)

About Avacta Group Plc (LON:AVCT)

Avacta Group Plc logoAvacta Group plc is a biotechnology company. Avacta's focus is on its proprietary Affimer technology which is an engineered alternative to antibodies that has application in Life Sciences for diagnostics, therapeutics and general research and development. Affimer technology has been designed to address performance limitations of antibodies. Affimer technology is based on a small protein that can be generated to bind with specificity and affinity to a range of targets to enable diagnostics, research assays and therapeutics. Avacta has a pre-clinical therapeutic development programme with an in-house focus on immuno-oncology and bleeding disorders as well as partnered development programmes. Avacta is commercialising non-therapeutic Affimer reagents through licensing to developers of life sciences research tools and diagnostics.

Industry, Sector and Symbol: Capitalization:
  • Market Cap: £47.19 million
  • Outstanding Shares: 68,394,000
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: GBX 72.32
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: GBX 80.47
  • 52 Week Range: GBX 60 - GBX 98
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Sales & Book Value:
  • Annual Revenue: £2.73 million
  • Price / Sales: 17.29
  • Book Value: GBX 0.44 per share
  • Price / Book: 1.57
  • EBITDA: ($6,970,000.00)
  • Net Margins: -271.55%
  • Return on Equity: -19.97%
  • Return on Assets: -19.05%
  • Average Volume: 33,921 shs.

Frequently Asked Questions for Avacta Group Plc (LON:AVCT)

What is Avacta Group Plc's stock symbol?

Avacta Group Plc trades on the London Stock Exchange (LON) under the ticker symbol "AVCT."

Where is Avacta Group Plc's stock going? Where will Avacta Group Plc's stock price be in 2017?

1 brokers have issued twelve-month target prices for Avacta Group Plc's shares. Their forecasts range from GBX 160 to GBX 200. On average, they expect Avacta Group Plc's share price to reach GBX 180 in the next twelve months. View Analyst Ratings for Avacta Group Plc.

Who are some of Avacta Group Plc's key competitors?

Who are Avacta Group Plc's key executives?

Avacta Group Plc's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Alastair Smith Ph.D., Chief Executive Officer, Executive Director
  • Tony Gardiner, Group Chief Financial Officer
  • Trevor J. Nicholls Ph.D., Non-Executive Chairman of the Board
  • Michael Scott Albin Ph.D., Non-Executive Director
  • Gwyn O. Humphreys, Non-Executive Director
  • Michael John Owen, Non-Executive Director
  • Alan John Aubrey, Independent Non-Executive Director

How do I buy Avacta Group Plc stock?

Shares of Avacta Group Plc and other U.K. stocks can be purchased through online brokerage accounts that support trading on the London Stock Exchange (LSX). Some U.K. companies can be purchased through major U.S. brokerages in the form of American Depository Receipts (ADRs), which are placeholder equities held in a trust by a bank that represent shares of a foreign stock.

What is Avacta Group Plc's stock price today?

One share of Avacta Group Plc stock can currently be purchased for approximately GBX 69.

MarketBeat Community Rating for Avacta Group Plc (LON AVCT)
Community Ranking:  2.8 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  114 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  87 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  201
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Avacta Group Plc and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Avacta Group Plc (LON:AVCT) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
Ratings Breakdown: 1 Buy Rating
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 180
Consensus Price Target History for Avacta Group Plc (LON:AVCT)
Price Target History for Avacta Group Plc (LON:AVCT)
Analysts' Ratings History for Avacta Group Plc (LON:AVCT)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
10/10/2017FinnCapReiterated RatingCorporateGBX 200View Rating Details
4/4/2017Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingBuyGBX 160View Rating Details
(Data available from 10/18/2015 forward)


Earnings History for Avacta Group Plc (LON:AVCT)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com


Earnings Estimates for Avacta Group Plc (LON:AVCT)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-5.37 EPS


Dividend History for Avacta Group Plc (LON:AVCT)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History for Avacta Group Plc (LON:AVCT)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Avacta Group Plc (LON:AVCT)
Insider Trades by Quarter for Avacta Group Plc (LON:AVCT)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/21/2017Alastair SmithInsiderBuy33,225GBX 75£24,918.75
7/4/2017Michael Scott AlbinInsiderBuy4,345GBX 86£3,736.70
4/6/2017Michael Scott AlbinInsiderBuy5,731GBX 62£3,553.22
10/21/2016Mike OwenInsiderBuy7,763GBX 90£6,986.70
7/7/2016Albin,Michael ScottInsiderBuy3,393GBX 92£3,121.56
4/29/2016Slater ,CraigInsiderBuy2,222GBX 113£2,510.86
4/6/2016Albin,Michael ScottInsiderBuy899GBX 116£1,042.84
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Headline Trends for Avacta Group Plc (LON:AVCT)
Latest Headlines for Avacta Group Plc (LON:AVCT)
finance.yahoo.com logoShould You Buy Avacta Group Plc (AIM:AVCT)?
finance.yahoo.com - September 20 at 4:59 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoAvacta Group Plc (AVCT) Insider Alastair Smith Purchases 33,225 Shares
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 22 at 7:34 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoInsider Buying: Avacta Group Plc (AVCT) Insider Buys 4,345 Shares of Stock
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 5 at 7:26 AM
morningstar.co.uk logoAvacta Group To Be Granted Patent For Affimer Technology In China
www.morningstar.co.uk - May 11 at 4:12 PM
ft.com logo[$$] Small-cap focus: biotech
www.ft.com - November 4 at 2:05 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoFull Year 2016 Avacta Group PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open
biz.yahoo.com - October 17 at 8:30 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logo3 stocks set to soar after today’s news flow?
uk.finance.yahoo.com - August 1 at 7:32 AM
uk.finance.yahoo.com logoAvacta appoints scientific advisory board
uk.finance.yahoo.com - March 8 at 10:06 AM


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Avacta Group Plc (AVCT) Chart for Wednesday, October, 18, 2017

This page was last updated on 10/18/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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