"Al wants to see his product in the hands of as many diabetics as possible."
It can be implied that AL does not care much about investors esp small retailers. He does not need money either. He can care less about mnkd market capitalization, at least not his priority. This is fortunate for diabetics but somewhat unfortunate for share holders
Found answers to my own questions on nasdaq site. Dividend is quarterly except between Nov 2013 and May 2014, which is 6 months gap between dividends. Any idea why there is a irregularity? If history repeats, the e next dividend is in May, not this month.