NASDAQ:PLXP - PLx Pharma Stock Price, Price Target & More Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $3.95 -0.01 (-0.25 %) (As of 07/20/2018 04:00 PM ET)Previous Close$3.95Today's Range$3.90 - $4.0052-Week Range$3.20 - $9.41Volume2,879 shsAverage Volume3,935 shsMarket Capitalization$34.55 millionP/E Ratio-2.03Dividend YieldN/ABeta1.91 Company ProfileFinancialsAnalyst RatingsEarnings HistoryInsider TradesHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial MediaChart Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email PLx Pharma Inc., a late-stage specialty pharmaceutical company, focuses on developing nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and other pharmaceutical agents. Its lead product is Aspertec 325 mg, a novel formulation of aspirin that uses the PLxGuard delivery system to reduce acute gastrointestinal (GI) side effects while providing antiplatelet effectiveness for cardiovascular disease prevention. The company's product pipeline also includes other oral nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs using the PLxGuard delivery system, including PL1200 Ibuprofen 200 mg, a clinical-stage GI-safer ibuprofen product for pain and inflammation; and Aspertec 81 mg, a novel formulation of aspirin, which is in late-stage development. The company was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Houston, Texas. Receive PLXP News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for PLXP and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Pharmaceutical preparations Sub-IndustryN/A SectorMedical SymbolNASDAQ:PLXP CUSIPN/A Webwww.plxpharma.com Phone713-842-1249 Debt Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.71 Current Ratio17.68 Quick Ratio17.69 Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E Ratio-2.03 Forward P/E Ratio-2.31 P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$780,000.00 Price / Sales44.21 Cash FlowN/A Price / CashN/A Book Value$0.53 per share Price / Book7.45 Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)($1.95) Net Income$-15,340,000.00 Net Margins-10.87% Return on Equity-143.33% Return on Assets-48.40% Miscellaneous Employees14 Outstanding Shares8,730,000Market Cap$34.55 PLx Pharma (NASDAQ:PLXP) Frequently Asked Questions What is PLx Pharma's stock symbol? PLx Pharma trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PLXP." How were PLx Pharma's earnings last quarter? PLx Pharma Inc (NASDAQ:PLXP) released its quarterly earnings results on Friday, May, 11th. The biotechnology company reported ($0.40) earnings per share for the quarter, beating the Zacks' consensus estimate of ($0.45) by $0.05. The biotechnology company earned $81.46 million during the quarter. PLx Pharma had a negative return on equity of 143.33% and a negative net margin of 10.87%. View PLx Pharma's Earnings History. What price target have analysts set for PLXP? 3 brokerages have issued 12 month price objectives for PLx Pharma's shares. Their forecasts range from $12.00 to $14.00. On average, they anticipate PLx Pharma's share price to reach $13.00 in the next year. This suggests a possible upside of 229.1% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for PLx Pharma. What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for PLx Pharma? 3 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for PLx Pharma in the last year. There are currently 1 hold rating and 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." Who are some of PLx Pharma's key competitors? Some companies that are related to PLx Pharma include Molecular Templates (MTEM), CytoDyn (CYDY), CTI BioPharma (CTIC), Catalyst Biosciences (CBIO), Conatus Pharmaceuticals (CNAT), Sol Gel Technologies (SLGL), Forward Pharma A/S (FWP), Juniper Pharmaceuticals (JNP), MOTIF BIO PLC/S (MTFB), Leap Therapeutics (LPTX), Adamis Pharmaceuticals (ADMP), Steadymed (STDY), Recro Pharma (REPH), Iterum Therapeutics (ITRM) and Otonomy (OTIC). Who are PLx Pharma's key executives? PLx Pharma's management team includes the folowing people: Mr. Michael J. Valentino, Exec. Chairman (Age 64)Ms. Natasha Giordano, Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director (Age 58)Mr. Gary L. Mossman, Sr. Advisor (Age 77)Mr. Ronald R. Zimmerman, Founder and Sr. Advisor (Age 65)Ms. Rita M. O'Connor CPA, Chief Financial Officer (Age 50) When did PLx Pharma IPO? (PLXP) raised $68 million in an initial public offering on Thursday, February 4th 2016. The company issued 3,800,000 shares at a price of $17.00-$19.00 per share. Raymond James served as the underwriter for the IPO and Maxim Group LLC and Janney Montgomery Scott were co-managers. Has PLx Pharma been receiving favorable news coverage? Media coverage about PLXP stock has trended somewhat positive on Saturday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. Accern ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. PLx Pharma earned a news impact score of 0.03 on Accern's scale. They also gave news stories about the biotechnology company an impact score of 48.36 out of 100, indicating that recent media coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. How do I buy shares of PLx Pharma? Shares of PLXP can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is PLx Pharma's stock price today? One share of PLXP stock can currently be purchased for approximately $3.95. How big of a company is PLx Pharma? PLx Pharma has a market capitalization of $34.55 million and generates $780,000.00 in revenue each year. The biotechnology company earns $-15,340,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($1.95) on an earnings per share basis. PLx Pharma employs 14 workers across the globe. How can I contact PLx Pharma? PLx Pharma's mailing address is 8285 EL RIO STREET SUITE 130, HOUSTON TX, 77054. The biotechnology company can be reached via phone at 713-842-1249 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for PLx Pharma (NASDAQ PLXP)Community Ranking: 2.2 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 98 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 121 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 219MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about PLx Pharma and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PLXP will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PLXP will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 7/21/2018 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What is the Book Value of a Share?