NYSEAMERICAN:PFNX - Pfenex Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$4.13 +0.10 (+2.48 %)
(As of 02/19/2019 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$4.03
Today's Range$4.05 - $4.64
52-Week Range$3.13 - $8.42
Volume85,634 shs
Average Volume50,250 shs
Market Capitalization$129.93 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend YieldN/A
BetaN/A
Pfenex Inc., a clinical-stage biotechnology company, develops biosimilar therapeutics in the United States. The company's lead product candidates include PF708, a therapeutic equivalent candidate to Forteo (teriparatide) for the treatment of osteoporosis; and novel anthrax vaccine candidates, such as Px563L and RPA563 that are in Phase I study. It develops PF529, a biosimilar candidate to Neulasta; PF530, a biosimilar candidate to Betaseron; and hematology/oncology products, including PF743 and PF745. The company has collaboration agreement with Jazz Pharmaceuticals Ireland Limited and Hospira, Inc., as well as a contract agreement with The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. Pfenex Inc. is headquartered in San Diego, California.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSEAMERICAN
Industry Biotechnology
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorMedical
Current SymbolNYSEAMERICAN:PFNX
Previous SymbolNYSEMKT:PFNX
CUSIPN/A
Phone+1-858-3524400

Debt

Price-To-Earnings

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A

Profitability

Miscellaneous

Employees65
Market Cap$129.93 million
OptionableOptionable

Pfenex (NYSEAMERICAN:PFNX) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Pfenex's stock symbol?

Pfenex trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)AMERICAN under the ticker symbol "PFNX."

How were Pfenex's earnings last quarter?

Pfenex Inc (NYSEAMERICAN:PFNX) posted its quarterly earnings data on Wednesday, August, 8th. The biotechnology company reported ($0.41) EPS for the quarter, missing analysts' consensus estimates of ($0.36) by $0.05. The biotechnology company earned $4.19 million during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $5.55 million. View Pfenex's Earnings History.

When is Pfenex's next earnings date?

Pfenex is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Thursday, March 21st 2019. View Earnings Estimates for Pfenex.

What price target have analysts set for PFNX?

2 brokerages have issued 1 year price objectives for Pfenex's stock. Their forecasts range from $8.00 to $8.00. On average, they anticipate Pfenex's stock price to reach $8.00 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 93.7% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Price Targets for Pfenex.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Pfenex?

2 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Pfenex in the last year. There are currently 2 buy ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Buy." View Analyst Ratings for Pfenex.

Has Pfenex been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about PFNX stock has been trending neutral recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research group identifies negative and positive press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. Pfenex earned a media sentiment score of 0.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media stories about the biotechnology company a news buzz of 5.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the immediate future.

Are investors shorting Pfenex?

Pfenex saw a increase in short interest in January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 690,959 shares, an increase of 2.0% from the January 15th total of 677,726 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 46,504 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 14.9 days. Approximately 2.2% of the shares of the stock are short sold. View Pfenex's Current Options Chain.

Who are some of Pfenex's key competitors?

Who are Pfenex's key executives?

Pfenex's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Evert B. Schimmelpennink, CEO, Pres, Sec. & Director (Age 47)
  • Ms. Patricia Lady C.M.A., CPA, M.B.A., CPA, MBA CMA, Chief Accounting Officer (Age 61)
  • Mr. Patrick K. Lucy, Chief Bus. Officer (Age 51)
  • Dr. Hubert C. Chen, Advisor (Age 50)
  • Ms. Susan A. Knudson, Chief Financial Officer (Age 55)

Who are Pfenex's major shareholders?

Pfenex's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (5.16%), Sanders Morris Harris LLC (2.48%), Dimensional Fund Advisors LP (2.15%), Northern Trust Corp (1.04%), Geode Capital Management LLC (0.96%) and Two Sigma Investments LP (0.33%). Company insiders that own Pfenex stock include Evert B Schimmelpennink, Jason Grenfell-Gardner, Patricia Lady, Phillip M Schneider and Robin Campbell. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Pfenex.

Which major investors are selling Pfenex stock?

PFNX stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Sanders Morris Harris LLC, Two Sigma Investments LP, Two Sigma Advisers LP and Algert Global LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Pfenex.

Which major investors are buying Pfenex stock?

PFNX stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Millennium Management LLC, Dimensional Fund Advisors LP, Virtu Financial LLC, Bank of New York Mellon Corp, Rhumbline Advisers, Squarepoint Ops LLC and Geode Capital Management LLC. Company insiders that have bought Pfenex stock in the last two years include Evert B Schimmelpennink, Jason Grenfell-Gardner, Phillip M Schneider and Robin Campbell. View Insider Buying and Selling for Pfenex.

How do I buy shares of Pfenex?

Shares of PFNX 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 Pfenex's stock price today?

One share of PFNX stock can currently be purchased for approximately $4.13.

How big of a company is Pfenex?

Pfenex has a market capitalization of $129.93 million. Pfenex employs 65 workers across the globe.

What is Pfenex's official website?

The official website for Pfenex is http://www.pfenex.com/.

How can I contact Pfenex?

Pfenex's mailing address is 10790 Roselle St, SAN DIEGO, CA 92121-1508, United States. The biotechnology company can be reached via phone at +1-858-3524400.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Pfenex (NYSEAMERICAN PFNX)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  159 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  133 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  292
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Pfenex and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe PFNX will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe PFNX will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 2/19/2019 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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