Recent Insider Trading: Xenon Pharmaceuticals Inc. $XENE

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Xenon Pharmaceuticals Inc. (XENE) insider have most recently took part in a trading activity. On Jun 27, 2017 Biotechnology Value Fund L P, 10% Owner bought 85,461 shares having total worth of $259,801 at the price of $3.04 per share, following the transaction a total of 297,464 shares owned by Biotechnology Value Fund L P. Before this latest buy, Biotechnology Value Fund L P purchased XENE at 3 other times during the past twelve months, for a total investment of $15.5M at an average of $3.88 per share.

The stock has experienced a total of 3 insider trades in the past three months. These trades include 3 buy trades. Furthermore, over the past 12 months , the stock was traded 6 times by insiders. In 3 of these trades, the insider was a seller while an employee of the company was the buyer in 3 instances.

Time Frame Number of Insider Buy Number of Insider Sell Stock Price Change(%)
3 Month 3 0 -63.86%
12 Month 3 3 -60.89%

Shares of Xenon Pharmaceuticals Inc. (XENE) traded down 21.05% on Jun 27, 2017, hitting $3. 923,996 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Xenon Pharmaceuticals Inc. has a 52 week low of $3 and a 52 week high of $9.85. The company’s market cap is $118 million.

Xenon Pharmaceuticals Inc. (XENE) last announced its earnings results on May 9, 2017. The company reported -0.43 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, lower than the consensus estimate of -0.38 by $0.05. The company had revenue of $0 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $0 million. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted -0.23 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was down 97% on a year-over-year basis.

2017-05-09 2017-03-08 2016-11-03 2016-08-03 2016-05-10 2016-03-08 2015-11-10 2015-08-10 2015-05-12
earnings per share -0.43 -0.32 -0.51 -0.42 -0.23 -0.27 -0.27 -0.07 -0.30
Revenue(M) 0.02 0.38 0.41 0.41 0.6 3.23 4.29 4.05 4.01

William White

William White is a financial writer. He graduated with a degree in Economics. He has contributed to major financial websites and print publications for over 8 years. He handles much of this site's news coverage for corporate insider activity, and occasionally cover other areas of financial sector.

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William White
William White is a financial writer. He graduated with a degree in Economics. He has contributed to major financial websites and print publications for over 8 years. He handles much of this site's news coverage for corporate insider activity, and occasionally cover other areas of financial sector.