Nymox Pharmaceutical Corp (NASDAQ:NYMX) saw a large increase in short interest in May. As of May 31st, there was short interest totalling 1,660,200 shares, an increase of 8.0% from the April 30th total of 1,537,100 shares. Approximately 4.4% of the shares of the stock are short sold. Based on an average trading volume of 87,300 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 19.0 days.
Shares of NYMX traded up $0.01 during mid-day trading on Friday, hitting $1.75. 68,652 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 290,069. Nymox Pharmaceutical has a fifty-two week low of $1.25 and a fifty-two week high of $3.47. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.03, a quick ratio of 8.01 and a current ratio of 8.04. The company has a 50-day moving average of $1.59.
Nymox Pharmaceutical (NASDAQ:NYMX) last issued its earnings results on Wednesday, May 15th. The biopharmaceutical company reported ($0.04) earnings per share for the quarter. The firm had revenue of $0.03 million during the quarter. Nymox Pharmaceutical had a negative net margin of 6,101.69% and a negative return on equity of 175.82%.
Nymox Pharmaceutical Company Profile
Nymox Pharmaceutical Corporation, a biopharmaceutical company, engages in the research and development of drugs for the aging population. It markets NicAlert and TobacAlert test strips that use urine or saliva to detect use of tobacco products. The company also offers AlzheimAlert, a proprietary urine assay that aids physicians in the diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease.
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