Horizon Therapeutics (NASDAQ:HPTX) versus The Competition Head-To-Head Comparison

Horizon Therapeutics (NASDAQ: HPTX) is one of 48 public companies in the “Biopharmaceuticals” industry, but how does it compare to its competitors? We will compare Horizon Therapeutics to similar companies based on the strength of its earnings, profitability, analyst recommendations, dividends, risk, institutional ownership and valuation.

Profitability

This table compares Horizon Therapeutics and its competitors’ net margins, return on equity and return on assets.

Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Horizon Therapeutics 23.13% 21.30% 15.42%
Horizon Therapeutics Competitors -13,493.53% -57.13% -26.30%

Analyst Ratings

This is a summary of current ratings and price targets for Horizon Therapeutics and its competitors, as provided by MarketBeat.

Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Horizon Therapeutics 0 0 0 0 N/A
Horizon Therapeutics Competitors 172 842 1854 61 2.62

As a group, “Biopharmaceuticals” companies have a potential upside of 4.61%. Given Horizon Therapeutics’ competitors higher possible upside, analysts plainly believe Horizon Therapeutics has less favorable growth aspects than its competitors.

Institutional and Insider Ownership

43.1% of shares of all “Biopharmaceuticals” companies are held by institutional investors. 15.0% of shares of all “Biopharmaceuticals” companies are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, large money managers and hedge funds believe a stock will outperform the market over the long term.

Earnings & Valuation

This table compares Horizon Therapeutics and its competitors top-line revenue, earnings per share and valuation.

Gross Revenue Net Income Price/Earnings Ratio
Horizon Therapeutics N/A N/A -1,533.00
Horizon Therapeutics Competitors $631.32 million $62.30 million 74.38

Horizon Therapeutics’ competitors have higher revenue and earnings than Horizon Therapeutics. Horizon Therapeutics is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than its competitors, indicating that it is currently more affordable than other companies in its industry.

Summary

Horizon Therapeutics competitors beat Horizon Therapeutics on 5 of the 8 factors compared.

About Horizon Therapeutics

Horizon Therapeutics, Inc., formerly Hyperion Therapeutics, Inc., is a biopharmaceutical company. The Company is engaged in the development and commercialization of therapeutics to treat disorders in the areas of orphan diseases. The Company’s products include RAVICTI (glycerol phenylbutyrate) oral liquid, BUPHENYL and AMMONAPS (sodium phenylbutyrate) tablets and powder. The Company’s products are used to lower ammonia in the blood. RAVICTI is used to treat urea cycle disorders (UCD). BUPHENYL is indicated as an adjunctive therapy in the chronic management of patients with UCDs involving deficiencies of carbamylphosphate synthetase (CPS), ornithine transcarbamylase (OTC), or argininosuccinic acid synthetase (AS). The Company sells BUPHENYL under the brand name AMMONAPS in Europe and the Middle East.

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