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Avacta Group
AVCT: 16.50 +0.63 ( +3.94 %) delayed: 16:57PM
Bid price 16.50 High price 16.85
Ask price 17.00 Low price 15.60
Open price 15.60 Spread 2.94%
Prev close 16.50 Volume 353,220

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Name Avacta Group Epic AVCT
Activities Avacta Group plc's (formerly Readybuy plc) principal focus is on its proprietary Affimer technology which is a novel engineered alternative to antibodies that has wide application in Life Sciences for diagnostics, therapeutics and general research and development. Antibodies dominate markets worth in excess of $100bn despite their shortcomings. Affimer technology has been designed to address many of these negative performance issues, principally; the time taken to generate new antibodies, the reliance on an animal's immune response, poor specificity in many cases, and batch to batch variability. Affimer technology is based on a small protein that can be quickly generated to bind with high specificity and affinity to a wide range of protein targets. Avacta has a pre-clinical biotech development programme with an in-house focus on immuno-oncology as well as partnered development programmes. Avacta is commercialising non-therapeutic Affimer reagents through licensing to developers of life sciences research tools and diagnostics. ISIN GB00BYYW9G87
Latest Share Price (p) 16.50 Net Gearing (%) -16.40
Market Capitalisation (pm) 18.45 Gross Gearing (%) 8.90
Shares in issue (m) 116.16 Debt Ratio 0.00
P/E Ratio -1.81 Debt-to-Equity Ratio 0.00
Total dividends per share (p) 0.00 Assets / Equity Ratio 1.10
Dividend Yield (%) 0.00 Price to book value 0.79
Dividend Cover 0.00 ROCE (%) -47.48
Earning per share (p) -8.76 EPS Growth (%) 35.06
52-week high / low (p) 49.00 / 15.63 DPS Growth (%) n/a
Avacta Group - Broker views
Date Broker Recommendation Price Old target price New target price Notes
21 Oct finnCap Corporate 76.00 - Reiterates
10 Oct finnCap Corporate 125.00 - Reiterates
20 Jun finnCap Corporate 125.00 - Reiterates
10 Jun finnCap Corporate 125.00 - Reiterates
03 Jun finnCap Corporate 125.00 - Reiterates

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Avacta Group - Director deals
Date Director Type Volume / Price Trade value
02 Jan 2019 Tony Gardiner Buy 8,196 @ 30.50p £2,499.78
13 Mar 2018 Prof Alastair Smith Buy 35,800 @ 41.92p £15,007.36
21 Aug 2017 Prof Alastair Smith Buy 33,225 @ 74.50p £24,752.63
05 Jul 2017 Michael Albin In Lieu of Fees/Salary 4,345 @ 86.30p £3,749.74
21 Oct 2016 Dr Mike Owen Buy 7,763 @ 90.00p £6,986.70

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