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ilyak98 4 posts  |  Last Activity: Mar 31, 2015 2:01 PM Member since: Jun 17, 1998
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  • ilyak98 ilyak98 Mar 31, 2015 2:01 PM Flag

    what dilution are you 're talking about ? Did you read last 10-K form ?
    They have over 63 Million in Cash , with Cash burning rate around 30-32 Million a year ( plus BARDA money) , they have funds for next 2 years . Of course, they will burn more money as study progressing , but still plenty of money for current year and beyond.
    And what is the point to do dilution now when stock close to the bottom of 52 weeks price range ?

    Sentiment: Buy

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    new share issue? why?

    by azelfage Mar 10, 2015 9:15 AM
    ilyak98 ilyak98 Mar 10, 2015 10:07 AM Flag

    it was a nice article on Yahoo over weekend with evlauation of 2 companies by some analyst -OPHT and PTLA.( cannot find it now) He said PTAL has a very high cash burn rate ( they will be at 150 Mill at the end of 2015 , so he was assuming that offering will be coming anyway). But in anyway, he said , PTLA is his best bet in small cap Biotech companies . Plus, there is possibility that big Pharma will buy PTLA eventually .

    Sentiment: Buy

  • I still cannot understand why management did this special dividend - aka stock split. I would think to increase number of shares , and thus , reduce price swings . However, it didnt bring any price stability for the stock . It can trade 5-7% a day easily , which makes it high Beta stock anyway. Since split happened , stock lost more than 30% of the value - biggest slide stock's had for 2 years - 17 down day vs only 3 up. No updates on earning from management ( they did it last quarter) , lack of news in general.
    On a positive site, management didnt sell any shares recently , and Accum/dist line still ascending (which usually means accumulation ) . RSI line is at 30 - hit oversold level.
    Does anybody know if any news supposed to hit anytime soon ? like trial news ?

    Sentiment: Hold

  • ilyak98 ilyak98 Jan 22, 2015 10:37 AM Flag

    Any news on hearing on Jan 20,2015 ? The stock is sliding , and no news posted .

    Sentiment: Hold

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