Flex Pharma Company Profile (NASDAQ:FLKS)

About Flex Pharma

Flex Pharma logoFlex Pharma, Inc. is a biotechnology company. The Company develops treatments for nocturnal leg cramps, muscle cramps and spasms associated with severe neuromuscular conditions, and exercise associated muscle cramps (EAMCs). The Company's product candidates activate certain receptors in primary sensory neurons, which then act through neuronal circuits to reduce the repetitive firing, or hyperexcitability, of alpha-motor neurons in the spinal cord, thereby preventing or reducing the frequency and intensity of muscle cramps and spasms. The Company operates through developing and commercializing products for nocturnal leg cramps, muscle cramps, spasms and spasticity associated with severe neuromuscular conditions, and exercise-associated muscle cramps segment. The Company's lead drug product candidate is FLX-787, which is in the Phase II clinical trial stage. It is developing a consumer brand and products specifically formulated to treat athletes suffering from EAMCs.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Medical
  • Industry: Biotechnology
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: FLKS
  • CUSIP:
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $11.20
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $11.33
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $11.32
  • 52-Week Range: $6.48 - $13.97
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: -3.71
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
  • Market Cap: $176.58M
  • Outstanding Shares: 15,766,000
  • Beta: 2.99
Profitability:
  • Return on Equity: -42.39%
  • Return on Assets: -40.97%
Debt:
  • Current Ratio: 22.83%
  • Quick Ratio: 22.75%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Flex Pharma (NASDAQ:FLKS) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 5 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 3.00)
Consensus Price Target: $24.00 (114.29% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Flex Pharma (NASDAQ:FLKS)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/18/2016Piper Jaffray Cos.Set Price TargetBuy$25.00View Rating Details
6/10/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuy$25.00View Rating Details
6/3/2016HC WainwrightReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
5/26/2016Cantor FitzgeraldReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details
4/12/2016Roth CapitalLower Price Target$27.00 -> $24.00View Rating Details
2/23/2015JMP SecuritiesInitiated CoverageOutperform$30.00View Rating Details
(Data available from 9/27/2014 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for Flex Pharma (NASDAQ:FLKS)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
11/2/2016        
8/3/2016Q216($0.67)($0.71)$12.69 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/4/2016Q1($0.56)($0.61)ViewListenView Earnings Details
3/8/2016Q415($0.56)($0.51)ViewListenView Earnings Details
11/4/2015Q315($0.44)($0.53)ViewListenView Earnings Details
8/5/2015Q215($0.37)($0.47)ViewListenView Earnings Details
5/6/2015Q1($0.29)($0.59)ViewListenView Earnings Details
3/17/2015Q4($0.12)($1.82)ViewListenView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for Flex Pharma (NASDAQ:FLKS)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-2.61 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $-3.02 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20161($0.46)($0.46)($0.46)
Q2 20162($0.62)($0.52)($0.57)
Q3 20162($0.71)($0.61)($0.66)
Q4 20162($0.76)($0.73)($0.75)
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)

Dividends

Dividend History for Flex Pharma (NASDAQ:FLKS)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Flex Pharma (NASDAQ:FLKS)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 43.35%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 33.74%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
6/23/2016Christoph H WestphalCEOBuy2,700$11.28$30,456.00View SEC Filing  
6/22/2016Christoph H WestphalCEOBuy5,700$11.05$62,985.00View SEC Filing  
6/21/2016Christoph H WestphalCEOBuy2,800$11.07$30,996.00View SEC Filing  
6/20/2016Christoph H WestphalCEOBuy6,000$11.18$67,080.00View SEC Filing  
6/16/2016Christoph H WestphalCEOBuy5,800$11.17$64,786.00View SEC Filing  
6/14/2016Christoph H WestphalCEOBuy5,900$11.54$68,086.00View SEC Filing  
6/10/2016Christoph H WestphalCEOBuy6,000$11.94$71,640.00View SEC Filing  
6/8/2016Christoph H WestphalCEOBuy5,900$12.25$72,275.00View SEC Filing  
6/6/2016Christoph H WestphalCEOBuy6,000$12.56$75,360.00View SEC Filing  
6/2/2016Christoph H WestphalCEOBuy10,000$12.99$129,900.00View SEC Filing  
5/31/2016Christoph H WestphalCEOBuy22,300$12.68$282,764.00View SEC Filing  
5/26/2016Christoph H WestphalCEOBuy28,600$12.84$367,224.00View SEC Filing  
5/24/2016Christoph H WestphalCEOBuy30,334$12.42$376,748.28View SEC Filing  
5/20/2016Christoph H WestphalCEOBuy7,914$11.06$87,528.84View SEC Filing  
5/18/2016Christoph H WestphalCEOBuy33,400$11.10$370,740.00View SEC Filing  
5/16/2016Christoph H WestphalCEOBuy15,469$10.25$158,557.25View SEC Filing  
5/12/2016Christoph H WestphalCEOBuy30,217$10.12$305,796.04View SEC Filing  
5/10/2016Christoph H WestphalCEOBuy30,109$9.94$299,283.46View SEC Filing  
3/24/2016Christoph H WestphalCEOBuy49,563$11.06$548,166.78View SEC Filing  
3/22/2016Christoph H WestphalCEOBuy23,951$11.78$282,142.78View SEC Filing  
3/21/2016Christoph H WestphalCEOBuy48,058$11.74$564,200.92View SEC Filing  
3/18/2016Christoph H WestphalCEOBuy37,574$11.00$413,314.00View SEC Filing  
3/16/2016Christoph H WestphalCEOBuy38,379$10.23$392,617.17View SEC Filing  
3/15/2016Michelle StacyDirectorBuy2,585$9.63$24,893.55View SEC Filing  
3/14/2016Thomas WesselInsiderBuy20,000$7.94$158,800.00View SEC Filing  
3/11/2016Christoph H WestphalCEOBuy89,680$7.00$627,760.00View SEC Filing  
3/11/2016Roderick MackinnonDirectorBuy10,000$7.03$70,300.00View SEC Filing  
12/14/2015Christoph H WestphalCEOBuy927$12.01$11,133.27View SEC Filing  
12/7/2015Christoph H WestphalCEOBuy907$12.02$10,902.14View SEC Filing  
11/19/2015Marc D KozinDirectorBuy4,500$11.38$51,210.00View SEC Filing  
11/16/2015Christoph H WestphalCEOBuy1,001$10.78$10,790.78View SEC Filing  
11/9/2015Christoph H WestphalCEOBuy1,000$11.03$11,030.00View SEC Filing  
10/26/2015Christoph H WestphalCEOBuy1,043$10.55$11,003.65View SEC Filing  
10/19/2015Christoph H WestphalCEOBuy1,018$10.61$10,800.98View SEC Filing  
9/28/2015Christoph H WestphalCEOBuy924$11.18$10,330.32View SEC Filing  
3/30/2015Christoph H WestphalCEOBuy272$20.52$5,581.44View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

Latest Headlines for Flex Pharma (NASDAQ:FLKS)
DateHeadline
investornewswire.com logoCan Flex Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:FLKS) Stock Hit Price Target Of $40? - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:FLKS)
www.investornewswire.com - September 24 at 9:40 AM
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investorplace.com - September 24 at 9:40 AM
News IconInsider Buying: Flex Pharma Inc (FLKS) CEO Acquires 5900 Shares of Stock - DailyQuint (NASDAQ:FLKS)
dailyquint.com - September 24 at 9:40 AM
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friscofastball.com - September 24 at 9:40 AM
News IconHC Wainwright Reiterates Buy Rating for Flex Pharma Inc (FLKS) - DailyQuint (NASDAQ:FLKS)
dailyquint.com - September 19 at 9:41 AM
News IconFlex Pharma Inc (FLKS) Shares Up 4.2% After Insider Buying Activity - DailyQuint (NASDAQ:FLKS)
dailyquint.com - September 18 at 9:38 AM
streetinsider.com logoFlex Pharma (FLKS) Commences FLX-787 Phase 2 in AML - StreetInsider.com (NASDAQ:FLKS)
www.streetinsider.com - September 15 at 8:05 AM
4-traders.com logoFlex Pharma : Initiates Phase 2 Efficacy Study in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (NASDAQ:FLKS)
www.4-traders.com - September 13 at 9:53 AM
publicnow.com logoFlex Pharma Initiates Phase 2 Efficacy Study in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (NASDAQ:FLKS)
www.publicnow.com - September 13 at 9:53 AM
News IconGilead Sciences to Present at Three Upcoming Investor Conferences in September (NASDAQ:FLKS)
www.onenewspage.com - September 6 at 4:57 PM
investornewswire.com logoCan Shares Of Flex Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:FLKS) Get To $40? - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:FLKS)
www.investornewswire.com - September 4 at 4:39 PM
publicnow.com logoFlex Pharma Presenting at Upcoming Investor Conferences in September 2016 (NASDAQ:FLKS)
www.publicnow.com - September 1 at 4:57 PM
realistinvestor.com logoFlex Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:FLKS) Is Expected To Post EPS Of $-1.19 - RealistInvestor.com (NASDAQ:FLKS)
www.realistinvestor.com - August 30 at 8:09 AM
4-traders.com logoFLEX PHARMA, INC. : Change in Directors or Principal Officers (form 8-K) (NASDAQ:FLKS)
www.4-traders.com - August 28 at 4:39 PM
businesswire.com logoFlex Pharma Announces Scientific Advisory Board Appointment and Management Change - Business Wire (press release) (NASDAQ:FLKS)
www.businesswire.com - August 27 at 9:40 AM
News IconShares Dropping Lower in Session: Flex Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:FLKS) - Post News (NASDAQ:FLKS)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - August 26 at 4:55 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoFLEX PHARMA, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers (NASDAQ:FLKS)
biz.yahoo.com - August 26 at 4:55 PM
publicnow.com logoFlex Pharma Announces Scientific Advisory Board Appointment and Management Change (NASDAQ:FLKS)
www.publicnow.com - August 26 at 4:55 PM
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www.kentuckypostnews.com - August 23 at 9:24 AM
News IconStock Tracking Lower for the Quarter: Flex Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:FLKS) - Post News (NASDAQ:FLKS)
www.kentuckypostnews.com - August 21 at 9:30 AM
investornewswire.com logoWill Flex Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:FLKS) Hit $40 Price Target? - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:FLKS)
www.investornewswire.com - August 21 at 9:30 AM
investornewswire.com logoWill Flex Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:FLKS) Surprise Analysts? - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:FLKS)
www.investornewswire.com - August 17 at 8:00 AM
realistinvestor.com logoAnalysts See Flex Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:FLKS) Reporting EPS Of $-0.85 - RealistInvestor.com (NASDAQ:FLKS)
www.realistinvestor.com - August 16 at 8:20 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoFLEX PHARMA, INC. Financials (NASDAQ:FLKS)
finance.yahoo.com - August 11 at 5:12 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoEdited Transcript of FLKS earnings conference call or presentation 3-Aug-16 12:45pm GMT (NASDAQ:FLKS)
finance.yahoo.com - August 4 at 5:20 PM
businesswire.com logoFlex Pharma Reports Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results (NASDAQ:FLKS)
www.businesswire.com - August 3 at 5:20 PM
sg.finance.yahoo.com logoFlex Pharma reports 2Q loss (NASDAQ:FLKS)
sg.finance.yahoo.com - August 3 at 5:20 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoFLEX PHARMA, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Results of Operations and Financial Condition (NASDAQ:FLKS)
biz.yahoo.com - August 3 at 5:20 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFlex Pharma to Report Second Quarter 2016 Results on August 3, 2016 - Yahoo Finance (NASDAQ:FLKS)
finance.yahoo.com - July 27 at 5:16 PM
publicnow.com logoFlex Pharma to Report Second Quarter 2016 Results on August 3, 2016 (NASDAQ:FLKS)
www.publicnow.com - July 27 at 8:58 AM
4-traders.com logoFlex Pharma : Completes Enrollment of Human Proof-of Concept Efficacy Study in Nocturnal Leg Cramps (NASDAQ:FLKS)
www.4-traders.com - July 26 at 11:11 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFlex Pharma Completes Enrollment of Human Proof-of Concept Efficacy Study in Nocturnal Leg Cramps - Yahoo Finance (NASDAQ:FLKS)
finance.yahoo.com - July 26 at 5:04 PM
publicnow.com logoFlex Pharma Completes Enrollment of Human Proof-of Concept Efficacy Study in Nocturnal Leg Cramps (NASDAQ:FLKS)
www.publicnow.com - July 26 at 8:18 AM
ftsenews.co.uk logoNew Broker Ratings For Flex Pharma, Inc. (FLKS) - FTSE News (NASDAQ:FLKS)
www.ftsenews.co.uk - July 26 at 6:12 AM
investornewswire.com logoIs $40 Price Target Attainable For Flex Pharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:FLKS)? - Investor Newswire (NASDAQ:FLKS)
www.investornewswire.com - July 24 at 9:33 AM
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www.engelwooddaily.com - July 22 at 5:55 AM
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www.consumereagle.com - July 21 at 8:34 AM
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telanaganapress.com - July 19 at 10:18 PM
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presstelegraph.com - July 19 at 10:18 PM
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www.investornewswire.com - July 17 at 4:42 PM
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www.fiscalstandard.com - July 17 at 4:42 PM
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Last Updated on 9/27/2016 by MarketBeat.com Staff