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Opthea First Half 2023 Earnings: US$0.17 loss per share (vs US$0.11 loss in 1H 2022)

Opthea (ASX:OPT) First Half 2023 Results

Key Financial Results

  • Net loss: US$77.1m (loss widened by 104% from 1H 2022).

  • US$0.17 loss per share (further deteriorated from US$0.11 loss in 1H 2022).


All figures shown in the chart above are for the trailing 12 month (TTM) period

Opthea Earnings Insights

Looking ahead, revenue is forecast to grow 75% p.a. on average during the next 3 years, compared to a 11% growth forecast for the Biotechs industry in Australia.

Performance of the Australian Biotechs industry.

The company's shares are down 5.0% from a week ago.

Risk Analysis

We don't want to rain on the parade too much, but we did also find 3 warning signs for Opthea (1 shouldn't be ignored!) that you need to be mindful of.


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