Insider Trading in Focus: SCYNEXIS, Inc. $SCYX

da0aad244d6f3259b774240e8ba92427

SCYNEXIS, Inc. (SCYX) insider have most recently took part in a trading activity. On Aug 23, 2017 Taglietti Marco, CEO bought 5,000 shares having total worth of $9,250 at the price of $1.85 per share, following the transaction a total of 292,000 shares owned by Taglietti Marco. Before this latest buy, Taglietti Marco purchased SCYX at 3 other times during the past twelve months, for a total investment of $140,850 at an average of $2.2 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 8 times by insiders. an employee of the company was the buyer in 8 instances.

Time Frame Number of Insider Buy Number of Insider Sell Stock Price Change(%)
3 Month 3 0 -30%
12 Month 8 0 -54.61%

Shares of SCYNEXIS, Inc. (SCYX) traded up 11.66% on Aug 23, 2017, hitting $1.82. 2,126,635 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. SCYNEXIS, Inc. has a 52 week low of $1.56 and a 52 week high of $4.96. The company’s market cap is $93 million.

SCYNEXIS, Inc. (SCYX) last announced its earnings results on Aug 8, 2017. The company reported -0.16 earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter, higher than the consensus estimate of -0.31 by $0.15. 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 -0.56 earnings per share. The company’s revenue for the quarter was down 0% on a year-over-year basis.

2017-08-08 2017-05-08 2017-03-13 2016-08-08 2016-03-07 2015-11-13 2015-08-19 2015-05-15 2015-03-30 2014-11-13
earnings per share -0.16 -0.25 -0.05 -0.56 -0.61 -0.60 -0.53 -0.75 -0.10 -0.45
Revenue(M) 0.06 0.06 0.06 0.06 0.06 0.06 0.06 3.3 5.3 4.38

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.

About the Author

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.