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How to buy Synthetic Biologics stock

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Synthetic Biologics, Inc is a biotechnology business based in the US. Synthetic Biologics shares (SYN) are listed on the NYSE MKT and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Synthetic Biologics employs 10 staff and has a market cap (total outstanding shares value) of 0.00.

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Synthetic Biologics share price

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Synthetic Biologics shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-04-23.
52-week range$0.28 - $1.22
50-day moving average $0.67
200-day moving average $0.57
Wall St. target price$1.88
PE ratio N/A
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) $-2.12

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Synthetic Biologics financials

Gross profit TTM $0
Return on assets TTM -49.52%
Return on equity TTM -120.82%
Profit margin 0%
Book value $0.01
Market capitalisation $67.9 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

Shorting Synthetic Biologics shares

There are currently 5.6 million Synthetic Biologics shares held short by investors – that's known as Synthetic Biologics's "short interest". This figure is 42.7% down from 9.7 million last month.

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

Synthetic Biologics's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Synthetic Biologics's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Synthetic Biologics shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Synthetic Biologics shares traded daily (recently around 15.5 million). Synthetic Biologics's SIR currently stands at 0.36. In other words for every 100,000 Synthetic Biologics shares traded daily on the market, roughly 360 shares are currently held short.

However Synthetic Biologics's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Synthetic Biologics shares, or, against the total number of tradable Synthetic Biologics shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Synthetic Biologics's short interest could be expressed as 0.04% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Synthetic Biologics shares in existence, roughly 40 shares are currently held short) or 0.0431% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Synthetic Biologics shares, roughly 43 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 Synthetic Biologics.

Find out more about how you can short Synthetic Biologics stock.

Synthetic Biologics share dividends

We're not expecting Synthetic Biologics to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

Have Synthetic Biologics's shares ever split?

Synthetic Biologics's shares were split on a 1:35 basis on 12 August 2018. So if you had owned 35 shares the day before before the split, the next day you'd have owned 1 share. This wouldn't directly have changed the overall worth of your Synthetic Biologics shares – just the quantity. However, indirectly, the new 3400% higher share price could have impacted the market appetite for Synthetic Biologics shares which in turn could have impacted Synthetic Biologics's share price.

Synthetic Biologics share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, Synthetic Biologics's shares have ranged in value from as little as $0.2833 up to $1.22. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

SYN.US volatility(beta: 1.93)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE MKT average) beta is 1, while Synthetic Biologics's is 1.9327. This would suggest that Synthetic Biologics's shares are more volatile than the average for this exchange and represent, relatively-speaking, a higher risk (but potentially also market-beating returns).

Synthetic Biologics overview

Synthetic Biologics, Inc. , a clinical-stage company, develops therapeutics to treat gastrointestinal (GI) diseases in the United States. Its lead product candidates include SYN-004 that has completed Phase II clinical trial designed to degrade commonly used intravenous beta-lactam antibiotics in GI tract for the prevention of microbiome damage, clostridium difficile infection (CDI), overgrowth of pathogenic organisms, the emergence of antimicrobial resistance (AMR), and acute graft-versus-host-disease in allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplant recipients; and SYN-020, a recombinant oral formulation for the enzyme intestinal alkaline phosphatase to treat both local GI and systemic diseases. The company also develops clinical stage products, such as SYN-006 and SYN-007 for the prevention of CDI, overgrowth of pathogenic organisms, and AMR; and SYN-005 for the prevention and treatment of pertussis. Synthetic Biologics, Inc. has collaborations with Intrexon Corporation, The University of Texas at Austin, and Cedars-Sinai Medical Center; and a clinical trial agreement with Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis to conduct a Phase 1b/2a clinical trial of SYN-004.

Frequently asked questions

What percentage of Synthetic Biologics is owned by insiders or institutions?
Currently 1.773% of Synthetic Biologics shares are held by insiders and 1.461% by institutions.
How many people work for Synthetic Biologics?
Latest data suggests 10 work at Synthetic Biologics.
When does the fiscal year end for Synthetic Biologics?
Synthetic Biologics's fiscal year ends in December.
Where is Synthetic Biologics based?
Synthetic Biologics's address is: 9605 Medical Center Drive, Rockville, MD, United States, 20850
What is Synthetic Biologics's ISIN number?
Synthetic Biologics's international securities identification number is: US87164U2015
What is Synthetic Biologics's CUSIP number?
Synthetic Biologics's Committee on Uniform Securities Identification Procedures number is: 724153101

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