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How to buy Acer Therapeutics stock

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Acer Therapeutics Inc is a biotechnology business based in the US. Acer Therapeutics shares (ACER) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Acer Therapeutics employs 20 staff and has a market cap (total outstanding shares value) of 0.00.

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  4. Research the stock. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol – ACER – and research it before deciding if it's a good investment for you.
  5. Purchase now or later. Buy your desired number of shares with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until the stock reaches a desired price.
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Acer Therapeutics share price

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Acer Therapeutics shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-04-30.
52-week range$2.04 - $5.84
50-day moving average $3.12
200-day moving average $3.03
Wall St. target price$10.00
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-3.20

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Acer Therapeutics financials

Gross profit TTM $0
Return on assets TTM -78.59%
Return on equity TTM -172.11%
Profit margin 0%
Book value $0.62
Market capitalisation $41.8 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Acer Therapeutics shares

There are currently 412,909 Acer Therapeutics shares held short by investors – that's known as Acer Therapeutics's "short interest". This figure is 26.3% up from 326,935 last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Acer Therapeutics shares can be evaluated.

Acer Therapeutics's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Acer Therapeutics's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Acer Therapeutics shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Acer Therapeutics shares traded daily (recently around 1.7 million). Acer Therapeutics's SIR currently stands at 0.24. In other words for every 100,000 Acer Therapeutics shares traded daily on the market, roughly 240 shares are currently held short.

However Acer Therapeutics's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Acer Therapeutics shares, or, against the total number of tradable Acer Therapeutics shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Acer Therapeutics's short interest could be expressed as 0.03% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Acer Therapeutics shares in existence, roughly 30 shares are currently held short) or 0.0437% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Acer Therapeutics shares, roughly 44 shares are currently held short).

Such a low SIR usually points to an optimistic outlook for the share price, with fewer people currently willing to bet against Acer Therapeutics.

Find out more about how you can short Acer Therapeutics stock.

Acer Therapeutics share dividends

We're not expecting Acer Therapeutics to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Have Acer Therapeutics's shares ever split?

Acer Therapeutics's shares were split on a 96:1000 basis on 20 September 2017. So if you had owned 1000 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 96 shares. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Acer Therapeutics shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 941.7% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for Acer Therapeutics shares which in turn could have impacted Acer Therapeutics's share price.

Acer Therapeutics share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Acer Therapeutics's shares have ranged in value from as little as $2.04 up to $5.84. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

ACER.US volatility(beta: 1.22)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NASDAQ average) beta is 1, while Acer Therapeutics's is 1.2215. This would suggest that Acer Therapeutics's shares are a little bit more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a slightly higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Acer Therapeutics overview

Acer Therapeutics Inc. , a pharmaceutical company, focuses on the acquisition, development, and commercialization of therapies for serious rare and life-threatening diseases. Its pipeline includes four clinical-stage candidates: EDSIVO for the treatment of vascular Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome in patients with a confirmed type III collagen mutation; ACER-001, a formulation of sodium phenylbutyrate for the treatment of various inborn errors of metabolism, including urea cycle disorders and maple syrup urine disease; ACER-801 (osanetant) for the treatment of induced Vasomotor Symptoms; and ACER-2820 (emetine), a host-directed therapy against a variety of infectious diseases, including COVID-19. The company has a research collaboration agreement with the National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences (NCATS) to develop emetine hydrochloride as a potential treatment for patients with COVID-19; and a license agreement with Sanofi to acquire worldwide rights to osanetant, a clinical-stage, selective, and non-peptide tachykinin NK3 receptor antagonist. Acer Therapeutics Inc. was founded in 2013 and is headquartered in Newton, Massachusetts. .

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