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How Bellicum Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLCM) Could Add Value To Your Portfolio

Casey Hall

Building up an investment case requires looking at a stock holistically. Today I’ve chosen to put the spotlight on Bellicum Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:BLCM) due to its excellent fundamentals in more than one area. BLCM is a company with strong financial health as well as a excellent growth outlook. In the following section, I expand a bit more on these key aspects. For those interested in digger a bit deeper into my commentary, take a look at the report on Bellicum Pharmaceuticals here.

Excellent balance sheet with high growth potential

Investors in search for stocks with room to flourish should look no further than BLCM, with its expected earnings growth of 26%. This growth in the bottom-line is bolstered by an equally impressive top-line expansion over the same period, which is a sustainable driver of high-quality earnings, as opposed to pure cost-cutting activities. BLCM’s strong financial health means that all of its upcoming liability payments are able to be met by its current cash and short-term investment holdings. This indicates that BLCM has sufficient cash flows and proper cash management in place, which is an important determinant of the company’s health. With a debt-to-equity ratio of 39%, BLCM’s debt level is reasonable. This indicates a good balance between taking advantage of low cost funding through debt financing, but having enough financial flexibility and headroom to grow debt in the future.

NasdaqGM:BLCM Future Profit January 22nd 19

Next Steps:

For Bellicum Pharmaceuticals, I’ve compiled three fundamental aspects you should further examine:

  1. Historical Performance: What has BLCM’s returns been like over the past? Go into more detail in the past track record analysis and take a look at the free visual representations of our analysis for more clarity.
  2. Valuation: What is BLCM worth today? Is the stock undervalued, even when its growth outlook is factored into its intrinsic value? The intrinsic value infographic in our free research report helps visualize whether BLCM is currently mispriced by the market.
  3. Other Attractive Alternatives : Are there other well-rounded stocks you could be holding instead of BLCM? Explore our interactive list of stocks with large potential to get an idea of what else is out there you may be missing!

To help readers see past the short term volatility of the financial market, we aim to bring you a long-term focused research analysis purely driven by fundamental data. Note that our analysis does not factor in the latest price-sensitive company announcements.

The author is an independent contributor and at the time of publication had no position in the stocks mentioned. For errors that warrant correction please contact the editor at editorial-team@simplywallst.com.