CymaBay Therapeutics CBAY is set to give its latest quarterly earnings report on Thursday, 2022-03-17. Here's what investors need to know before the announcement.
Analysts estimate that CymaBay Therapeutics will report an earnings per share (EPS) of $-0.26.
CymaBay Therapeutics bulls will hope to hear the company to announce they've not only beaten that estimate, but also to provide positive guidance, or forecasted growth, for the next quarter.
New investors should note that it is sometimes not an earnings beat or miss that most affects the price of a stock, but the guidance (or forecast).
Historical Earnings Performance
Last quarter the company missed EPS by $0.07, which was followed by a 0.93% increase in the share price the next day.
Here's a look at CymaBay Therapeutics's past performance and the resulting price change:
|Quarter||Q3 2021||Q2 2021||Q1 2021||Q4 2020|
|Price Change %||0.93%||-8.33%||4.5%||-2.18%|
Shares of CymaBay Therapeutics were trading at $2.97 as of March 15. Over the last 52-week period, shares are down 36.79%. Given that these returns are generally negative, long-term shareholders are likely upset going into this earnings release.
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