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bigredkachina 16 posts  |  Last Activity: Sep 25, 2014 11:45 AM Member since: Aug 12, 2005
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  • bigredkachina by bigredkachina Sep 25, 2014 11:45 AM Flag

    5k @ 2.82-2.84 Will hold until earnings and reevaluate.

  • Reply to

    Back in.

    by bigredkachina Sep 22, 2014 11:16 AM
    bigredkachina bigredkachina Sep 23, 2014 2:26 PM Flag

    Had bought in high 4's and held thru rise and fall from 8. Told myself if it ever got back to 7 I would sell. It got there I sold then the negativity started. Bought a couple more thousand today at 2.16 this morning. Funny, how they rose so high with no products and now that they are putting some out they are crushed. This is way overdone and I see them heading back up in a week or two. The insider buying is a good sign.

  • bigredkachina by bigredkachina Sep 22, 2014 11:16 AM Flag

    Been a long time. Sold way back when it was still in 7's. What a fall. Entry point 2.24 this a.m. I expect it to be back at 3 in near future.

  • bigredkachina by bigredkachina Sep 9, 2014 4:36 PM Flag

    Nearly half my position here stopped out this a.m. Still have 11k shares. Still a believer. Just figured back to 6 was a gift on no news. Building war chest for Alibaba IPO. Been adding YHOO, FB and WYY. Sold EGHT, RFMD and MSLP after decent gains. Will be back here on breaking news or assays start making money.

  • bigredkachina by bigredkachina Sep 5, 2014 1:20 PM Flag

    Thought this would keep pace with my LVLT and INFN but it hasn't come close. Been a good run but might be time to move on if not back to 10 by Christmas.

  • bigredkachina by bigredkachina Sep 5, 2014 1:10 PM Flag

    Seems so to me. Of course I'm tickled it is back at its old stomping grounds at 6.

  • bigredkachina by bigredkachina Aug 28, 2014 3:49 PM Flag

    On May 27 I wrote: "Clock is ticking for short interest. Only peg left is earnings shortfall and that will diminish as earnings from new contracts start hitting the books this fall and beyond. I see 2+ here by Labor Day."

    Well, short interest went down from 3.1m to .6m since I wrote this. Looks like I missed the 2+ by Labor Day here as pps is still sub 1.60 as I write. Hard to figure that with everything this company has going for it.

    However, on a much brighter note, my TROV is killing it for the month of August. A double so far with a $10 target. Win some, lose some.

  • Reply to

    Clock is ticking for short interest

    by bigredkachina May 27, 2014 11:10 AM
    bigredkachina bigredkachina Aug 28, 2014 11:27 AM Flag

    Well, short interest went down from 3.1m to .6m since I wrote this. Looks like I missed the 2+ by Labor Day here as pps is still sub 1.60 as I write. Hard to figure that with everything this company has going for it.

    However, on a much brighter note, my TROV is killing it for the month of August. A double so far with a $10 target. Win some, lose some.

  • Nothing really new on conference call. The next few months will be interesting. I noticed short interest is down to 3.6% from 4.13% but short interest is not what is driving pps.

    A couple of things were clarified for me listening to Trov execs answer the questions from Maxim. Overall Trovagene has to build its case thoroughly on multiple fronts and that there is an abundance of interest across the board in their approach, to the point that they turn down more requests than they service and that those partnerships they participate in are laser focused to service their strategy for the divergent needs their technology addresses.

    Also, they are building an automated system that will service a wide range of genomic queries with one pass. So, no one-off assays are being provided which I think confuses many here who thought the one-offs for KRAS, BRAF, HPV etal. would be generating revenue by now are to be bundled into the automated pass.

    They also seemed to relish the idea that FDA was considering regulating some LDT activity.

    All in all it seems to me that they are still making progress towards commercialization. I get the sense that the cancer clinics' personnel conducting the studies are excited about the concept and promoting from within, even to the point of insisting that it be exported to certain of their colleagues as was the case regarding the migration of the Erdheim Chester BRAF from MD Anderson to Sloan Kettering.

    All that being said, I thing pps will hover above 3 and will be driven by catalysts until concrete deals are consummated and profits begin to appear on the bottom line which I'm guessing 2nd qtr 2015.

  • bigredkachina by bigredkachina Aug 6, 2014 11:00 AM Flag

    Modest profit. Bought in the .08's after the fall from .19 Too many shares, not enough profit from royalties to go around. Good luck.

  • Reply to

    Something's up. 3.51 AH

    by bigredkachina Jul 29, 2014 4:59 PM
    bigredkachina bigredkachina Jul 30, 2014 8:03 AM Flag

    Not to quibble but it was 1650, not 1350. Any break in the recent downward pressure is appreciated, if not significant. My last buy was at 3.15 Been in this one for nearly 2 years, started buying when it was in the 2's. Now have nearly 20k shares cost basis at 3.30. I know. Should have sold when 8+ but thought it would be in the teens by now. With their technology, Affordable Care Act passage, I thought it would be a no-brainer cost cutter for the healthcare/insurance industry. Apparently it is way easy to manipulate with no revenue on the books. Add to that the whole bioscience space has generally been sold off since Feb. and you have what we have here. Here's to better days ahead.

  • bigredkachina by bigredkachina Jul 29, 2014 4:59 PM Flag

    Must be some news lurking somewhere that isn't available to us peons yet.

  • bigredkachina by bigredkachina Jul 28, 2014 4:53 PM Flag

    Mademoiselle, you have the choice. You can pee in a cup or partake in zee colposcopically-directed punch biopsy. Which do you prefer?

    Human papillomavirus (HPV) testing in urine offers a convenient approach for cervical cancer screening but has previously suffered from limited clinical sensitivity.
    We evaluated clinical performance of the prototype Trovagene HPV test, a novel polymerase chain reaction assay that targets the E1 region of the HPV genome and detects and amplifies short fragments of cell-free HPV DNA in urine.
    We conducted a pilot study among 72 women referred to colposcopy following abnormal screening. Participants provided a urine sample prior to clinician-collected cervical sampling and colposcopically-directed punch biopsy. Trovagene HPV test results on urine samples were compared with cervical and urine testing by Linear Array HPV Genotyping Test (LA-HPV) for detection of histologically-confirmed cervical precancerous lesions.
    There was high concordance between urine samples tested by the Trovagene HPV test and corresponding cervical (87.5%) and urine (81.9%) samples tested by LA-HPV. The Trovagene HPV test had high sensitivity (92.3% for detecting CIN2/3, and 100% for CIN3), comparable to LA-HPV testing on cervical samples (96.0% and 100%, respectively), and higher than LA-HPV testing on urine samples (80.8% and 90.0%, respectively). In this referral population, the specificity of the Trovagene urine HPV test was non-significantly lower (29% for CIN2/3 and 25% for CIN3) than corresponding estimates of LA-HPV testing on cervical (36% and 28%, respectively) and urine (42% and 38%, respectively) samples.
    This pilot study suggests that the Trovagene HPV test has high sensitivity for urine-based detection of cervical precancer and merits evaluation in larger studies.
    Affiliation
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, United States.

  • bigredkachina by bigredkachina Jul 23, 2014 8:40 AM Flag

    Experian is a 1 trillion dollar market cap corp. Surely there is something in it for BKYI. Should see some movement in pps as news gets out.

  • bigredkachina by bigredkachina Jul 22, 2014 3:23 PM Flag

    It isn't short selling because short interest is down to 4.13% from 4.19%. Every move up countered with dump. Limitless shares to meet lower and lower bid.

  • Applications: Mobile Devices, Government, Defense, Healthcare, Commercial Security and Banking & Finance.

    Expected market: 15 billion.

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