Share Name Share Symbol Market Type Share ISIN Share Description
Instem LSE:INS London Ordinary Share GB00B3TQCK30 ORD 10P
  Price Change % Change Share Price Bid Price Offer Price High Price Low Price Open Price Shares Traded Last Trade
  +10.00p +3.55% 292.00p 286.00p 298.00p 292.00p 276.00p 282.00p 15,594 14:57:32
Industry Sector Turnover (m) Profit (m) EPS - Basic PE Ratio Market Cap (m)
Software & Computer Services 21.7 0.8 6.9 42.3 46.46

Instem Share Discussion Threads

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DateSubjectAuthorDiscuss
12/4/2018
13:43
If they execute this is a keeper. Picks and shovels in bio, pharmaceutical, software. Whether a drug gains approval or not is not Instems problem so that risk is removed. Execution risk is #1 from my perspective. Aligning management to shareholder interests is key, Same everywhere really.
p1nkfish
12/4/2018
13:18
I was expecting a pull back when we reached 300p but that didn't happen - I am not complaining though! Managed to free up some cash and bought another 4k shares over the last week or so. Very difficult to buy in size; if we get any decent news in the next month or so these will fly!! good luck all!
jinxo777
11/4/2018
16:12
I do like a quiet PBB. One day I'm expecting a similar sort of rise in UBI in which there is currently no interest.
p1nkfish
11/4/2018
15:42
Fingers crossed.
p1nkfish
11/4/2018
13:22
Very difficult to buy in any decent size - it looks like this is going to motor through 350p.
jinxo777
27/3/2018
08:17
Very useful upside potential. Like the SaaS moves and potential for good margin upside and SEND will grow. Have a good entry price average and hold enough but if I didnt would look to buy on any weakness. Target > £3 by some margin imho.
p1nkfish
26/3/2018
07:26
So far so good, was at least right about SEND. Carry on like this, with tight holdings, and it will move up nicely. One to hold. Note the SEND growth, sweet spot. "Dated Dec 18, 2017. This is important, a positive development. I wouldn't suggest BUY but certainly do some more digging. It's now mandatory outside of previous mandatory limits. Should do INS a big favour as they have extensive exposure and capabilities. hTtp://www.instem.com/news/articles/1812-fda-send-mandate-for-ind-submissions-goes-into-effect.php"
p1nkfish
07/3/2018
13:33
Up 25% today at mo and pbb dead. This is what I like. Another one that will pop one day - UBISENSE. I expect it to be about 2.4x where it is to buy today. Timing is the issue, it could take 18-24 months or happen by the summer. They are making some sensible moves by the looks of the news.
p1nkfish
07/3/2018
07:26
Very good news on the SaaS front. It will help revenue visibility, margins and bring down barriers to entry for new signings. Good.
p1nkfish
14/2/2018
10:10
Typical exit multiples in this space of between 10 and 15x ebitda. Instem forecast of 3.6m ebitda for 2018 equates to 2.26p 10x or 3.40p at 15x and that doesn't include the 3m of cash, circa 19p a share, which I net off given pension fund defecit of 4.2m.
2niffy
23/1/2018
16:12
Video on proactive investor, Phil Reason.
p1nkfish
23/1/2018
16:11
Looks sensible if sold as a bolt-on to a CRO that offers Instem along with other services. Sooner or later it will be bought.
p1nkfish
23/1/2018
10:24
Summary of paid for broker research.Last 5 years expanded addressable mkt by acquisition and investment, funded with cash from 175p float in 2010 and 200p placing in 2016.Next 5 years expand addressable mkt by acquisition and investment in services. Acquisitions likely to cost between 10 and 15x ev/ebitda v's Instem rating of 8.5x. Dilutive! Will require more equity funding!Investment in services expected to impact short term profitability.Conclusion. Shareholders haven't been rewarded for 'buy and build' strategy for last 5 years why will we going forward?Shares do look cheap but company too small, better suited to private equity or part of a larger group.
2niffy
22/1/2018
22:23
Worth a read. Http://www.progressive-research.com/tearsheet/research/instem-plc/a-decade-in-perspective
p1nkfish
16/1/2018
17:14
Yep. Potentially very sweet spot in the life sciences and pharmaceutical markets.
p1nkfish
08/1/2018
19:07
Very good news - China - no one interested, small sell then slightly bigger buy. Http://www.instem.com/news/articles/0801-guangdong-lewwin-pharmaceutical-research-institute-selects-provantis.phphxxp://www.instem.com/news/articles/0801-guangdong-lewwin-pharmaceutical-research-institute-selects-provantis.php
p1nkfish
07/1/2018
12:39
If 3%+ holders don't sell then a reasonable buying pressure will push this higher. The 3% brigade holds about 87%. About 2.065M shares outside 3% holders. It will recover and I think the recovery rise could be quite raid, just don't know when.
p1nkfish
20/12/2017
07:49
I think it will turn the corner. Below was from spring 2017 and with SEND coverage increased by FDA that can only help as pre-clinical increases begin to feed through with a 3-6 year lag. 2014 return of growth suggests some benefit to show 2017 onwards. Progressive Research (not independent) made the interesting observation below in their most recent analysis. Find out soon if true. If it does come about then INS should see some response in future results. "It is also worth noting that growth in the global volume of pre-clinical studies was depressed during the period 2010-13. Hindsight shows this to have been a LEAD INDICATOR of softness in Clinical during 2016. Citeline data shows GROWTH in pre-Clinical RETURNED in 2014 and has been SUBSEQUENTLY ROBUST. To us this SUGGESTS the outlook for Clinical will be supported by a MORE FAVOURABLE industry BACKDROP over the near term."
p1nkfish
20/12/2017
07:22
Dated Dec 18, 2017. This is important, a positive development. I wouldn't suggest BUY but certainly do some more digging. It's now mandatory outside of previous mandatory limits. Should do INS a big favour as they have extensive exposure and capabilities. hTtp://www.instem.com/news/articles/1812-fda-send-mandate-for-ind-submissions-goes-into-effect.php
p1nkfish
19/12/2017
12:33
Artemis Aim VCT (Annual Financial Report for the year ended 30 September 2017) :- Instem plc too has had a rocky twelve months. The Food and Drug Administration ("FDA") in the US has in recent years mandated the adoption of electronic regulatory submissions and Instem, as experts in the field, look well placed to benefit. The market however is still embryonic and in the meantime the more established early stage clinical business has seen trading deteriorate. We are confident that in time trading will improve but patience will be required
red ninja
12/10/2017
20:41
Seeing growing demand for CSM. Http://www.instem.com/news/articles/0210-instem-reports-growing-demand-for-cyto-study-manager-software-solution.php
p1nkfish
26/9/2017
07:36
A few hints in the interim that I like.
p1nkfish
26/9/2017
07:36
Interim out. First half hit due to changes but 10% cut in costs going forward to show h2 onwards. Nothing surprising. Positioned well in my opinion and will begin to deliver on acquisitions and cost cuts made. Bumpy no doubt.
p1nkfish
16/5/2017
08:42
Clinical was the drag, x-Clinical was positive. Progressive Research (not independent) made the interesting observation below in their most recent analysis. Find out soon if true. If it does come about then INS should see some response in future results. "It is also worth noting that growth in the global volume of pre-clinical studies was depressed during the period 2010-13. Hindsight shows this to have been a LEAD INDICATOR of softness in Clinical during 2016. Citeline data shows GROWTH in pre-Clinical RETURNED in 2014 and has been SUBSEQUENTLY ROBUST. To us this SUGGESTS the outlook for Clinical will be supported by a MORE FAVOURABLE industry BACKDROP over the near term."
p1nkfish
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