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How to buy Praxis Precision Medicines stock | $19.59

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Praxis Precision Medicines, Inc
NASDAQ: PRAX - USD
BIOTECHNOLOGY
$15.60
-$0.08 (-0.51%)

Praxis Precision Medicines, Inc is a biotechnology business based in the US. Praxis Precision Medicines shares (PRAX) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Praxis Precision Medicines employs 67 staff and has a market cap (total outstanding shares value) of 0.00.

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Praxis Precision Medicines stock price (NASDAQ: PRAX)

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Praxis Precision Medicines shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-07-28.
Latest market close$19.59
52-week range$15.37 - $60.95
50-day moving average $19.15
200-day moving average $32.36
Wall St. target price$63.33
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) N/A

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Praxis Precision Medicines price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $19.59 from 2021-05-28

1 week (2021-07-20) N/A
1 month (2021-07-01) 6.35%
3 months (2021-04-30) -36.11%
6 months (2021-01-27) N/A
1 year (2020-07-27) N/A
2 years (2019-07-27) N/A
3 years (2018-07-27) N/A
5 years (2016-07-27) N/A

Praxis Precision Medicines financials

Gross profit TTM $0
Return on assets TTM -22.08%
Return on equity TTM -52.92%
Profit margin 0%
Book value $6.88
Market capitalisation $611.3 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Praxis Precision Medicines shares

There are currently 1.3 million Praxis Precision Medicines shares held short by investors – that's known as Praxis Precision Medicines's "short interest". This figure is 2.6% up from 1.3 million last month.

There are a few different ways that this level of interest in shorting Praxis Precision Medicines shares can be evaluated.

Praxis Precision Medicines's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Praxis Precision Medicines's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Praxis Precision Medicines shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Praxis Precision Medicines shares traded daily (recently around 422288.5620915). Praxis Precision Medicines's SIR currently stands at 3.06. In other words for every 100,000 Praxis Precision Medicines shares traded daily on the market, roughly 3060 shares are currently held short.

To gain some more context, you can compare Praxis Precision Medicines's short interest ratio against those of similar companies.

However Praxis Precision Medicines's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Praxis Precision Medicines shares, or, against the total number of tradable Praxis Precision Medicines shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Praxis Precision Medicines's short interest could be expressed as 0.03% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Praxis Precision Medicines shares in existence, roughly 30 shares are currently held short) or 0.0414% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Praxis Precision Medicines shares, roughly 41 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 Praxis Precision Medicines.

Find out more about how you can short Praxis Precision Medicines stock.

Praxis Precision Medicines share dividends

We're not expecting Praxis Precision Medicines to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

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Praxis Precision Medicines overview

Praxis Precision Medicines, Inc. , a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, develops therapies for central nervous system disorders characterized by neuronal imbalance. Its lead product candidates include PRAX-114, an extrasynaptic-preferring GABAA receptor positive allosteric modulator that is in Phase IIa clinical trial for the treatment of major depressive disorder and perimenopausal depression; and PRAX-944, a selective small molecule inhibitor of T-type calcium channels, which is in Phase IIa clinical trial for the treatment of essential tremor. The company is also developing PRAX-562, a persistent sodium current blocker that is in Phase I clinical trial to treat severe pediatric epilepsy and adult cephalgia; PRAX-222, an antisense oligonucleotide for patients with gain-of-function (GOF) SCN2A epilepsy; and KCNT1 program for the treatment of KCNT1 GOF epilepsy. It has a cooperation and license agreement with RogCon Inc. ; a license agreement Purdue Neuroscience Company; a research collaboration, option, and license agreement with Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ; and collaboration with The Florey Institute to develop three novel ASOs.

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Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Praxis Precision Medicines is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 1.441% of Praxis Precision Medicines shares are held by insiders and 76.263% by institutions.
How many people work for Praxis Precision Medicines?
Latest data suggests 67 work at Praxis Precision Medicines.
When does the fiscal year end for Praxis Precision Medicines?
Praxis Precision Medicines's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is Praxis Precision Medicines based?
Praxis Precision Medicines's address is: One Broadway, Cambridge, MA, United States, 02142
What is Praxis Precision Medicines's ISIN number?
Praxis Precision Medicines's international securities identification number is: US74006W1080

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