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NASDAQ:ACXP

Acurx Pharmaceuticals (ACXP) Stock Price, News & Analysis

$2.96
+0.09 (+3.14%)
(As of 03/1/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$2.82
$3.17
50-Day Range
$2.80
$4.81
52-Week Range
$1.17
$8.82
Volume
62,816 shs
Average Volume
100,432 shs
Market Capitalization
$40.76 million
P/E Ratio
N/A
Dividend Yield
N/A
Price Target
$14.00

Acurx Pharmaceuticals MarketRank™ Stock Analysis

Analyst Rating
Buy
3.00 Rating Score
Upside/​Downside
373.0% Upside
$14.00 Price Target
Short Interest
Healthy
2.65% of Float Sold Short
Dividend Strength
N/A
Sustainability
N/A
News Sentiment
0.74mentions of Acurx Pharmaceuticals in the last 14 days
Based on 7 Articles This Week
Insider Trading
N/A
Proj. Earnings Growth
Growing
From ($1.03) to ($0.83) Per Share

Overall MarketRank

New Rank-Based ScoringMarketRank is calculated by averaging available category scores (with extra weight given to analysis and valuation), then ranking the company's weighted average against that of other companies.

3.16 out of 5 stars

Medical Sector

351st out of 950 stocks

Pharmaceutical Preparations Industry

165th out of 440 stocks


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About Acurx Pharmaceuticals Stock (NASDAQ:ACXP)

Acurx Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company, develops antibiotics to treat bacterial infections. The company's lead antibiotic candidate is ibezapolstat, a novel mechanism of action that targets the polymerase IIIC enzyme that has completed Phase IIa clinical trial to treat patients with clostridium difficile infections. It is also developing ACX-375C, a potential oral and parenteral treatment targeting gram-positive bacteria, including methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus, vancomycin-resistant enterococcus, and penicillin-resistant streptococcus pneumonia. The company was incorporated in 2017 and is headquartered in Staten Island, New York.

ACXP Stock Price History

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Company Calendar

Last Earnings
8/14/2023
Today
3/03/2024
Next Earnings (Estimated)
3/21/2024
Fiscal Year End
12/31/2024

Industry, Sector and Symbol

Sector
Medical
Industry
Biotechnology
Sub-Industry
N/A
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:ACXP
Fax
N/A
Employees
4
Year Founded
N/A

Price Target and Rating

Average Stock Price Target
$14.00
High Stock Price Target
$14.00
Low Stock Price Target
$14.00
Potential Upside/Downside
+373.0%
Consensus Rating
Buy
Rating Score (0-4)
3.00
Research Coverage
1 Analysts

Profitability

Net Income
$-12,090,000.00
Pretax Margin
N/A

Debt

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales
N/A
Book Value
$0.63 per share

Miscellaneous

Free Float
8,908,000
Market Cap
$40.76 million
Optionable
Optionable
Beta
-1.87
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ACXP Stock Analysis - Frequently Asked Questions

Should I buy or sell Acurx Pharmaceuticals stock right now?

1 Wall Street research analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Acurx Pharmaceuticals in the last twelve months. There are currently 1 buy rating for the stock. The consensus among Wall Street research analysts is that investors should "buy" ACXP shares.
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What is Acurx Pharmaceuticals' stock price target for 2024?

1 equities research analysts have issued 12-month target prices for Acurx Pharmaceuticals' stock. Their ACXP share price targets range from $14.00 to $14.00. On average, they expect the company's share price to reach $14.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 373.0% from the stock's current price.
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How have ACXP shares performed in 2024?

Acurx Pharmaceuticals' stock was trading at $3.83 on January 1st, 2024. Since then, ACXP stock has decreased by 22.7% and is now trading at $2.96.
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Are investors shorting Acurx Pharmaceuticals?

Acurx Pharmaceuticals saw a decrease in short interest in February. As of February 15th, there was short interest totaling 301,500 shares, a decrease of 12.3% from the January 31st total of 343,700 shares. Based on an average daily volume of 236,800 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.3 days. Approximately 2.7% of the shares of the company are sold short.
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When is Acurx Pharmaceuticals' next earnings date?

The company is scheduled to release its next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March 21st 2024.
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How were Acurx Pharmaceuticals' earnings last quarter?

Acurx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ACXP) issued its quarterly earnings data on Monday, August, 14th. The company reported ($0.28) earnings per share for the quarter, topping the consensus estimate of ($0.29) by $0.01. During the same period last year, the business earned ($0.26) EPS.

When did Acurx Pharmaceuticals IPO?

(ACXP) raised $15 million in an IPO on Friday, June 25th 2021. The company issued 2,500,000 shares at $5.00-$7.00 per share. Alexander Capital, L.P. and Network 1 Financial Securities acted as the underwriters for the IPO.

Who are Acurx Pharmaceuticals' major shareholders?

Acurx Pharmaceuticals' stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Vanguard Group Inc. (2.95%), Prospect Financial Services LLC (1.85%), Citadel Advisors LLC (0.00%), Northern Trust Corp (0.12%), Sigma Planning Corp (0.07%) and Concourse Financial Group Securities Inc. (0.00%). Insiders that own company stock include Carl Sailer, David P Luci and Robert J Deluccia.
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How do I buy shares of Acurx Pharmaceuticals?

Shares of ACXP stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NASDAQ:ACXP) was last updated on 3/3/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff