NASDAQ:PTX - Pernix Therapeutics Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $0.35 -0.04 (-10.26 %) (As of 02/22/2019 01:36 PM ET)Previous Close$0.39Today's Range$0.33 - $0.4252-Week Range$0.25 - $3.30Volume189,750 shsAverage Volume2.23 million shsMarket Capitalization$5.08 millionP/E RatioN/ADividend YieldN/ABeta1.2 ProfileDiscussionChartEarningsFinancialsInsider TradesInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSEC FilingsSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email Pernix Therapeutics Holdings, Inc., a specialty pharmaceutical company, focuses on the acquisition, development, and commercialization of prescription drugs primarily for the United States market. It targets underserved therapeutic areas, such as central nervous system (CNS), including pain, neurology, and psychiatry. The company's products comprise Zohydro ER with BeadTek, an opioid agonist indicated for the management of pain; Silenor, a non-narcotic, non-scheduled, and non-addictive prescription sleep aid for the treatment of insomnia characterized by difficulty with sleep maintenance; and Treximet, a fixed dose combination product indicated for the treatment of acute migraine. Pernix Therapeutics Holdings, Inc. markets and sells its non-core products, including generics through its wholly owned subsidiaries; and markets its non-promoted products through distributors and trade partners. It serves drug wholesalers, specialty pharmacies, retail drug stores, mass merchandisers, and grocery store pharmacies. Pernix Therapeutics Holdings, Inc. was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Morristown, New Jersey. Receive PTX News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for PTX and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Industry, Sector and Symbol Stock Exchange NASDAQ Industry Pharmaceutical preparations Sub-IndustryPharmaceuticals SectorMedical Current SymbolNASDAQ:PTX Previous Symbol CUSIP71426V10 CIK1024126 Webwww.pernixtx.com Phone800-793-2145Debt Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A Current Ratio1.08 Quick Ratio0.92Price-To-Earnings Trailing P/E RatioN/A Forward P/E RatioN/A P/E GrowthN/A Sales & Book Value Annual Sales$146.07 million Price / Sales0.03 Cash FlowN/A Price / Cash FlowN/A Book Value($14.77) per share Price / Book-0.02Profitability EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A Net Income$-77,140,000.00 Net Margins-59.70% Return on EquityN/A Return on Assets-37.01%Miscellaneous Employees171 Outstanding Shares14,510,000Market Cap$5.08 million Next Earnings Date3/14/2019 (Estimated) OptionableOptionable Pernix Therapeutics (NASDAQ:PTX) Frequently Asked Questions What is Pernix Therapeutics' stock symbol? Pernix Therapeutics trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "PTX." When is Pernix Therapeutics' next earnings date? Pernix Therapeutics is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March 14th 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Pernix Therapeutics. Has Pernix Therapeutics been receiving favorable news coverage? Media coverage about PTX stock has been trending somewhat positive recently, InfoTrie Sentiment reports. The research group identifies positive and negative press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. Pernix Therapeutics earned a news sentiment score of 1.1 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news coverage about the specialty pharmaceutical company a news buzz of 1.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future. Who are some of Pernix Therapeutics' key competitors? Some companies that are related to Pernix Therapeutics include Gemphire Therapeutics (GEMP), Kazia Therapeutics (KZIA), RegeneRx Biopharmaceuticals (RGRX), THERAPIX BIOSCI/S (TRPX), Jaguar Health (JAGX), Prana Biotechnology (PRAN), Soligenix (SNGX), Aytu Bioscience (AYTU), Auris Medical (EARS), Sunwin Stevia International (SUWN), Capricor Therapeutics (CAPR), Pivot Pharmaceuticals (PVOTF), Amarillo Biosciences (AMAR), Innovus Pharmaceuticals (INNV) and Edge Therapeutics (EDGE). What other stocks do shareholders of Pernix Therapeutics own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other Pernix Therapeutics investors own include Synergy Pharmaceuticals (SGYP), Novavax (NVAX), Catalyst Pharmaceuticals (CPRX), Gevo (GEVO), Immune Pharmaceuticals (IMNP), Anavex Life Sciences (AVXL), Caladrius Biosciences (CLBS), Chesapeake Energy (CHK), Array Biopharma (ARRY) and Tonix Pharmaceuticals (TNXP). Who are Pernix Therapeutics' key executives? Pernix Therapeutics' management team includes the folowing people: Mr. John Anthony Sedor, Chairman & CEO (Age 74)Mr. Kenneth R. Pina Esq., Sr. VP, Chief Legal & Compliance Officer and Corp. Sec. (Age 60)Mr. Glenn Whaley, VP of Fin., Principal Financial & Accounting Officer (Age 51)Mr. Anthony M. Orrico, VP of Technical & Supply OperationsMr. George P. Jones, VP of Sales & Marketing Who are Pernix Therapeutics' major shareholders? Pernix Therapeutics' stock is owned by a number of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Aisling Capital LLC (17.23%), Geode Capital Management LLC (0.88%) and Barclays PLC (0.48%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Pernix Therapeutics. Which institutional investors are selling Pernix Therapeutics stock? PTX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Aisling Capital LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Pernix Therapeutics. Which institutional investors are buying Pernix Therapeutics stock? PTX stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Geode Capital Management LLC and Barclays PLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Pernix Therapeutics. How do I buy shares of Pernix Therapeutics? Shares of PTX 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 Pernix Therapeutics' stock price today? One share of PTX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $0.35. How big of a company is Pernix Therapeutics? Pernix Therapeutics has a market capitalization of $5.08 million and generates $146.07 million in revenue each year. Pernix Therapeutics employs 171 workers across the globe. What is Pernix Therapeutics' official website? The official website for Pernix Therapeutics is http://www.pernixtx.com. How can I contact Pernix Therapeutics? Pernix Therapeutics' mailing address is 10 NORTH PARK PLACE SUITE 201, MORRISTOWN NJ, 07960. The specialty pharmaceutical company can be reached via phone at 800-793-2145 or via email at [email protected] MarketBeat Community Rating for Pernix Therapeutics (NASDAQ PTX)Community Ranking: 3.0 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 325 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 214 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 539MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Pernix Therapeutics and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PTX will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PTX will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 2/22/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: What are the Benefits of Index Funds?