About Spherix (NASDAQ:SPEX)
Spherix Incorporated is an intellectual property company that owns patented and unpatented intellectual property. The Company is a patent commercialization company focused on generating revenues from the monetization of intellectual property. The Company acquires intellectual property from patent holders in order to maximize the value of the patent holdings by conducting and managing a licensing campaign. Its activities generally include the acquisition and development of patents through internal or external research and development. In addition, it seeks to acquire existing rights to intellectual property through the acquisition of already issued patents and pending patent applications. Its patent portfolio includes both the United States and foreign patents and pending patent applications in the wireless communications and telecommunication sectors, including data, optical and voice technology, antenna technology, wireless fidelity (Wi-Fi), base station functionality, and cellular.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry BUSINESS SERVICES
Trailing P/E Ratio-0.520661157024793
Forward P/E RatioN/A
Sales & Book Value
Price / Sales9.01
Price / CashN/A
Book Value$1.10 per share
Price / Book1.15
Return on Equity-144.01%
Return on Assets-62.24%
Spherix (NASDAQ:SPEX) Frequently Asked Questions
What is Spherix's stock symbol?
Spherix trades on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol "SPEX."
When will Spherix make its next earnings announcement?
Who are some of Spherix's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to Spherix include Ideal Power (IPWR), Professional Diversity Network (IPDN), Qumu (QUMU), SemiLEDs (LEDS), Ritter Pharmaceuticals (RTTR), Superconductor Technologies (SCON), OHR Pharmaceutical (OHRP), Diana Containerships (DCIX), RMG Networks (RMGN), Legg Mason Developed EX-US Diversified Core ETF (DDBI), Apricus Biosciences (APRI), Real Goods Solar (RGSE), EV Energy Partners (EVEP), Gevo (GEVO), Chanticleer (BURG), MoSys (MOSY), Heat Biologics (HTBX) and Staffing 360 Solutions (STAF).
Who are Spherix's key executives?
Spherix's management team includes the folowing people:
- Robert J. Vander Zanden Ph.D., Independent Chairman of the Board (Age 69)
- Anthony Hayes, Chief Executive Officer, Principal Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer, Director (Age 48)
- Eric Weisblum, Director
- Douglas T. Brown, Independent Director (Age 60)
- Tim S. Ledwick, Independent Director (Age 57)
Has Spherix been receiving favorable news coverage?
Media stories about SPEX stock have trended somewhat positive on Saturday, according to Accern Sentiment. The research group ranks the sentiment of media coverage by analyzing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. Spherix earned a coverage optimism score of 0.24 on Accern's scale. They also gave media stories about the business services provider an impact score of 46.90 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.
Who are Spherix's major shareholders?
Spherix's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Virtu Financial LLC (1.28%). Company insiders that own Spherix stock include Anthony Hayes and Robert J Vanderzanden. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Spherix.
Which institutional investors are buying Spherix stock?
SPEX stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Virtu Financial LLC. Company insiders that have bought Spherix stock in the last two years include Anthony Hayes and Robert J Vanderzanden. View Insider Buying and Selling for Spherix.
How do I buy shares of Spherix?
Shares of SPEX 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 Spherix's stock price today?
One share of SPEX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $1.26.
How big of a company is Spherix?
Spherix has a market capitalization of $7.93 million and generates $880,000.00 in revenue each year. The business services provider earns $-6,470,000.00 in net income (profit) each year or ($2.42) on an earnings per share basis. Spherix employs 5 workers across the globe.
How can I contact Spherix?
Spherix's mailing address is ONE ROCKEFELLER PLAZA 11TH FLOOR, NEW YORK NY, 10019. The business services provider can be reached via phone at 212-745-1374 or via email at [email protected]
MarketBeat Community Rating for Spherix (SPEX)MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Spherix and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
Spherix (NASDAQ:SPEX) Analyst Ratings History
No equities research coverage for this company has been tracked by MarketBeat
Spherix (NASDAQ:SPEX) Earnings History and Estimates Chart
Spherix (NASDAQ SPEX) Earnings History by Quarter
(Earnings results data provided by Zacks Investment Research)
|Date||Quarter||Consensus Estimate||Actual EPS||Revenue Estimate||Actual Revenue||Release Link||Conference Call||Details|
|3/30/2018|| || || || || || || || |
|8/11/2017||Q2 2017||($0.38)||$0.31 million||View||N/A|
|5/12/2017||Q1 2017||($0.19)||$0.33 million||View||N/A|
|3/31/2017||Q4 2016||($1.74)||$0.31 million||View||N/A|
|11/14/2016||Q3 2016||($0.11)||$0.31 million||View||N/A|
|8/15/2016||Q2 2016||$9.21||$0.18 million||View||N/A|
|5/16/2016||Q1 2016||($0.26)||$0.07 million||View||N/A|
Spherix (NASDAQ:SPEX) Earnings Estimates
No earnings estimates for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com
Dividend History for Spherix (NASDAQ:SPEX)
No dividend announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com
Spherix (NASDAQ SPEX) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History
Insider Ownership Percentage: 2.29%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 4.71%
Spherix (NASDAQ SPEX) Insider Trades by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
|Transaction Date||Insider Name||Title||Buy/Sell||Number of Shares||Average Share Price||Total Transaction||Shares Held After Transaction||Details|
|6/7/2017||Anthony Hayes||CEO||Buy||1,000||$1.00||$1,000.00||4,214|| |
|5/31/2017||Robert J Vanderzanden||Director||Buy||1,000||$1.05||$1,050.00||1,007|| |
|5/30/2017||Anthony Hayes||CEO||Buy||1,000||$1.04||$1,040.00||42,183|| |
|5/26/2017||Anthony Hayes||CEO||Buy||2,000||$0.97||$1,940.00||119,726|| |
|5/25/2017||Anthony Hayes||CEO||Buy||2,000||$0.96||$1,920.00||3,214|| |
|6/9/2014||Anthony Hayes||CEO||Buy||2,500||$1.69||$4,225.00|| |
|4/11/2014||Anthony Hayes||CEO||Buy||4,000||$2.35||$9,400.00|| |
|4/3/2014||Harvey J Kesner||Director||Buy||10,000||$2.84||$28,400.00|| |
|4/1/2014||Harvey J Kesner||Director||Buy||4,700||$3.13||$14,711.00|| |
|1/27/2014||Harvey J Kesner||Director||Buy||1,000||$5.79||$5,790.00|| |
Spherix (NASDAQ SPEX) News Headlines
|With A -118.45% Earnings Drop, Is Spherix Incorporated’s (NASDAQ:SPEX) A Concern?|
finance.yahoo.com - March 23 at 9:30 AM
|DatChat Issues Shareholder Update on Spherix Merger and Blockchain Development.|
finance.yahoo.com - March 19 at 10:32 AM
|Spherix Announces Pricing of $3 Million Public Offering of Common Stock|
finance.yahoo.com - March 15 at 10:44 AM
|Spherix (SPEX) To Acquire DatChat|
www.streetinsider.com - March 13 at 11:27 AM
|Spherix To Enter Cyber Security Market via DatChat Acquisition|
finance.yahoo.com - March 13 at 11:27 AM
|Spherix Holds Annual Shareholder Meeting|
finance.yahoo.com - December 13 at 11:39 AM
|Hoth Therapeutics Inc. Announces Issuance of First U.S. Patent on Its BioLexa Platform|
finance.yahoo.com - December 4 at 11:44 AM
|Have Investors Already Priced In Service Growth For Spherix Incorporated (SPEX)?|
finance.yahoo.com - November 16 at 10:03 AM
|Spherix Announces Sponsorship of Student-Led Artificial Intelligence and Super Computing Initiative|
finance.yahoo.com - November 9 at 1:53 PM
|Spherix Incorporated (SPEX): Time For A Financial Health Check|
finance.yahoo.com - November 2 at 9:09 AM
|Hoth Therapeutics Inc. Announces the Addition of Dr. Andrew Herr to the Company's Technology Advisory Board|
finance.yahoo.com - September 5 at 8:40 AM
|Spherix Announces the Addition of Dr. Scott T. Tagawa to Company's Technology Advisory Board|
finance.yahoo.com - August 16 at 7:42 AM
|Spherix Incorporated (NASDAQ:SPEX) Sees Large Decline in Short Interest|
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 13 at 2:20 AM
|Spherix Announces That Anthony Hayes Joins the Board of Directors at Hoth Therapeutics Inc.|
finance.yahoo.com - July 27 at 7:41 AM
|Spherix Announces the Formation of a Technology Advisory Board in Area of ...|
www.prnewswire.com - July 26 at 8:11 AM
|Spherix Announces the Formation of a Technology Advisory Board in Area of BioPharmaceutical Opportunities|
finance.yahoo.com - July 26 at 8:11 AM
|Spherix Announces Closing Of Public Offering Of Common Stock|
finance.yahoo.com - July 25 at 6:55 AM
|Spherix Announces Pricing of Public Offering of Common Stock|
finance.yahoo.com - July 20 at 7:58 AM
|Spherix Inc. Announces Closing of the Deal with Hoth Therapeutics|
finance.yahoo.com - July 4 at 7:33 AM
|Spherix (SPEX) Announces Acquisition of Controlling Interest in Hoth Therapeutics; No Terms Disclosed|
www.streetinsider.com - June 22 at 6:44 PM
|Spherix (SPEX) Acquires Economic Interest in New Patent Portfolio|
www.streetinsider.com - April 20 at 8:04 PM
|SPHERIX INC Files SEC form 10-K, Annual Report|
biz.yahoo.com - March 31 at 8:13 PM
|SPHERIX INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Financial Statements and Exhibits|
biz.yahoo.com - March 15 at 8:15 PM
|SPHERIX INC Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders|
biz.yahoo.com - February 10 at 4:42 AM
|8:04 am Spherix announces a new patent infringement lawsuit filed against Alcatel-Lucent (NOK) under Spherix collaboration agreement with Equitable IP Holdings|
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 7 at 12:39 AM
|Spherix (SPEX) Enters CSA with LawCash|
www.streetinsider.com - November 28 at 5:49 PM
|SPHERIX INC Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report|
biz.yahoo.com - November 14 at 7:50 PM
|Spherix (SPEX) Signs New Agreement with Vapir Enterprises|
www.streetinsider.com - November 8 at 11:32 AM
|SPHERIX INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statem|
biz.yahoo.com - October 31 at 7:17 PM
|Spherix (SPEX) Forms New Spherix Management Services Patent Licensing Subsidiary|
www.streetinsider.com - October 19 at 7:02 PM
|SPHERIX INC Files SEC form 8-K, Change in Directors or Principal Officers|
biz.yahoo.com - August 26 at 7:08 PM
|Spherix (SPEX) Says Equitable Files Suit Against ViaSat (VSAT)|
www.streetinsider.com - August 18 at 7:46 PM
|SPHERIX INC Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events|
biz.yahoo.com - August 8 at 12:18 PM
|Spherix (SPEX) Prices 1.59M Common Stock Offering at $1.57/Share|
www.streetinsider.com - August 4 at 7:59 PM
|SPHERIX INC Files SEC form 8-K, Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement, Other Events, Financial Statements and Ex|
biz.yahoo.com - August 3 at 7:54 PM
|Spherix (SPEX) Comments on Recent Positive Developments in Patent Monetization Space - StreetInsider.com|
www.streetinsider.com - June 14 at 7:10 PM
|SPHERIX INC Files SEC form 8-K, Regulation FD Disclosure, Financial Statements and Exhibits|
biz.yahoo.com - June 7 at 5:03 PM
|Spherix Featured in International Patent Publication - PR Newswire (press release)|
www.prnewswire.com - June 1 at 10:29 AM
|SPHERIX INC Files SEC form 8-K, Financial Statements and Exhibits|
biz.yahoo.com - May 26 at 5:02 PM
|Mid-Day Market Update: Dow Surges 200 Points; DSW Shares Decline Following Earnings Miss - Nasdaq|
www.nasdaq.com - May 25 at 12:22 PM
Spherix (NASDAQ:SPEX) SEC Filings
This page is loading this company's SEC Filings. Please wait...
Spherix (NASDAQ:SPEX) Income Statement, Balance Sheet and Cash Flow Statement
Spherix (NASDAQ SPEX) Stock Chart for Saturday, March, 24, 2018