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Anavex Life Sciences Corp. (AVXL)

Equity · Currency in USD · Last updated Jun 28, 2022

Company Info


Trading Data

Previous Close$10.09
Year Range$7.31 - $25.75
EMA (50)$9.37
EMA (200)$13.47
Average Volume$933.27K
Market Capitalization$781.06M

AVXLShare Price Chart

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The chart shows the growth of $10,000 invested in Anavex Life Sciences Corp. on Jan 5, 2010 and compares it to the S&P 500 index or another benchmark. It would be worth nearly $11,466 for a total return of roughly 14.66%. All prices are adjusted for splits and dividends.

AVXL (Anavex Life Sciences Corp.)
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AVXLReturns in periods

Returns over 1 year are annualized


AVXLMonthly Returns Heatmap

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AVXLSharpe 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 Anavex Life Sciences Corp. Sharpe ratio is -0.77. 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.

AVXL (Anavex Life Sciences Corp.)
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AVXLDividend History

Anavex Life Sciences Corp. doesn't pay dividends

AVXLDrawdowns Chart

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

AVXL (Anavex Life Sciences Corp.)
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AVXLWorst Drawdowns

The table below shows the maximum drawdowns of the Anavex Life Sciences Corp.. 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 Anavex Life Sciences Corp. is 96.43%, recorded on Nov 19, 2014. It took 1651 trading sessions for the portfolio to recover.



To Bottom


To Recover



-96.43%Jan 21, 2011964Nov 19, 20141651Jun 14, 20212615
-74.67%Jun 29, 2021220May 11, 2022
-27.91%Mar 19, 201028Apr 28, 201019May 25, 201047
-24.76%Sep 28, 201017Oct 20, 201014Nov 9, 201031
-18.22%Dec 1, 20107Dec 9, 201025Jan 14, 201132
-17.39%Jun 15, 20211Jun 15, 20211Jun 16, 20212
-15.41%Jun 29, 201019Jul 26, 201028Sep 2, 201047
-13.91%Jan 20, 20104Jan 25, 201015Feb 16, 201019
-12.29%Mar 5, 20102Mar 8, 20101Mar 9, 20103
-6.82%Jan 6, 20103Jan 8, 20106Jan 19, 20109

AVXLVolatility Chart

Current Anavex Life Sciences Corp. volatility is 86.92%. 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.

AVXL (Anavex Life Sciences Corp.)
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