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Aeterna Zentaris Inc. (AEZS.TO)

Equity · Currency in CAD · Last updated Aug 6, 2022

Company Info

ISINCA0079754028
CUSIP007975402
SectorHealthcare
IndustryBiotechnology

AEZS.TOShare Price Chart


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AEZS.TOPerformance

The chart shows the growth of CA$10,000 invested in Aeterna Zentaris Inc. in Jan 2010 and compares it to the S&P 500 index or another benchmark. It would be worth nearly CA$5 for a total return of roughly -99.95%. All prices are adjusted for splits and dividends.


-60.00%-40.00%-20.00%0.00%20.00%MarchAprilMayJuneJulyAugust
-44.44%
-9.93%
AEZS.TO (Aeterna Zentaris Inc.)
Benchmark (^GSPC)

AEZS.TOReturns in periods

Returns over 1 year are annualized

PeriodReturnBenchmark
1M-8.86%8.50%
6M-42.00%-9.80%
YTD-44.52%-15.80%
1Y-71.64%-9.38%
5Y-36.83%7.51%
10Y-49.60%9.54%

AEZS.TOMonthly Returns Heatmap


JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
2022-2.17%2.22%-0.00%-15.22%-33.33%-0.00%-12.46%12.13%
202164.81%68.54%-4.00%-9.03%-17.56%1.85%-16.36%-2.17%8.89%-25.51%-17.81%-23.33%
202017.65%-25.00%-31.43%51.39%45.87%-30.82%-44.55%-1.64%-21.67%-12.77%24.39%5.88%
201925.62%2.75%19.27%-14.88%-24.81%-4.75%-14.17%-7.34%-54.46%-3.62%-10.53%-0.00%
2018-11.07%-13.21%-17.83%15.34%40.37%-16.01%-8.17%1.69%-6.25%26.67%57.19%-9.38%
2017-16.74%-0.25%-0.75%12.78%-67.33%-12.24%92.25%-3.23%7.08%-5.84%5.79%16.41%
2016-26.98%-11.28%7.48%18.56%-12.52%-5.37%3.55%7.99%-4.86%14.67%-11.43%5.91%
2015-2.90%17.91%-12.66%-1.45%-45.59%-5.41%-31.43%-50.00%0.00%-50.00%116.67%-52.38%
2014-3.40%-1.41%-7.86%-3.88%-4.03%5.04%2.40%25.78%-6.83%-16.67%-51.20%13.11%
201319.41%-11.66%-24.00%-2.63%16.22%-9.30%-26.15%7.64%-0.00%-9.03%-16.31%24.58%
201210.90%-1.73%25.88%-70.56%-19.05%3.92%-20.75%14.29%39.58%-46.52%4.19%5.80%
2011-6.98%10.00%7.95%17.89%10.27%-14.57%-10.43%4.23%-20.81%7.69%-1.79%-5.45%
20106.98%-5.43%-6.90%50.62%46.72%-31.28%-8.94%-7.14%27.88%-3.76%14.84%17.01%

AEZS.TOSharpe Ratio Chart

The Sharpe ratio shows whether the portfolio's excess returns are due to smart investment decisions or a result of taking a higher risk. The higher a portfolio's Sharpe ratio, the better its risk-adjusted performance.

The current Aeterna Zentaris Inc. Sharpe ratio is -0.82. A negative Sharpe ratio means that the risk-free rate is higher than the portfolio's return. This value does not convey any meaningful information.

The chart below displays rolling 12-month Sharpe Ratio.


-1.00-0.500.000.501.00MarchAprilMayJuneJulyAugust
-0.82
-0.46
AEZS.TO (Aeterna Zentaris Inc.)
Benchmark (^GSPC)

AEZS.TODividend History


Aeterna Zentaris Inc. doesn't pay dividends

AEZS.TODrawdowns Chart

The Drawdowns chart displays portfolio losses from any high point along the way.


-100.00%-80.00%-60.00%-40.00%-20.00%0.00%SeptemberOctoberNovemberDecember2022FebruaryMarchAprilMayJuneJulyAugust
-99.98%
-16.27%
AEZS.TO (Aeterna Zentaris Inc.)
Benchmark (^GSPC)

AEZS.TOWorst Drawdowns

The table below shows the maximum drawdowns of the Aeterna Zentaris Inc.. A maximum drawdown is an indicator of risk. It shows a reduction in portfolio value from its maximum due to a series of losing trades.

The maximum drawdown since January 2010 for the Aeterna Zentaris Inc. is 99.99%, recorded on Jun 15, 2022. The portfolio has not recovered from it yet.


Depth

Start

To Bottom

Bottom

To Recover

End

Total

-99.99%Jun 2, 20112770Jun 15, 2022
-53.27%May 13, 201073Aug 26, 2010166Apr 26, 2011239
-33.73%Apr 16, 20105Apr 22, 201011May 7, 201016
-19.19%Jan 26, 201047Apr 1, 20106Apr 12, 201053
-15.7%Apr 29, 201114May 18, 20118May 31, 201122
-5.61%May 11, 20101May 11, 20101May 12, 20102
-4.49%Jan 14, 20104Jan 19, 20103Jan 22, 20107
-3.49%Jan 6, 20101Jan 6, 20105Jan 13, 20106

AEZS.TOVolatility Chart

Current Aeterna Zentaris Inc. volatility is 78.62%. The chart below shows the rolling 10-day volatility. Volatility is a statistical measure showing how big price swings are in either direction. The higher asset volatility, the riskier it is, because the price movements are less predictable.


0.00%50.00%100.00%150.00%200.00%MarchAprilMayJuneJulyAugust
78.62%
19.27%
AEZS.TO (Aeterna Zentaris Inc.)
Benchmark (^GSPC)