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How to buy Codiak BioSciences stock in Canada

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Codiak BioSciences, Inc is a biotechnology business based in the US. Codiak BioSciences shares (CDAK.US) are listed on the NASDAQ and all prices are listed in US Dollars. Codiak BioSciences employs 101 staff and has a trailing 12-month revenue of around $1.4 million.

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  2. Open your account. You'll need your ID, bank details and national insurance number.
  3. Confirm your payment details. You'll need to fund your account with a bank transfer, debit card or credit card.
  4. Search the platform for stock code: CDAK in this case.
  5. Research Codiak BioSciences shares. The platform should provide the latest information available.
  6. Buy your Codiak BioSciences shares. It's that simple.

Codiak BioSciences share price

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Codiak BioSciences shares at a glance

Information last updated 2021-01-23.
Latest market close$N/A
52-week range$7.9 - $37.85
50-day moving average $23.2183
200-day moving average $16.3378
Wall St. target price$35
Dividend yield N/A (0%)
Earnings per share (TTM) N/A

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Is it a good time to buy Codiak BioSciences stock?

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Codiak BioSciences financials

Revenue TTM USD$1.4 million
Gross profit TTM USD$-59,113,000
Return on assets TTM 0%
Return on equity TTM 0%
Profit margin 0%
Book value N/A
Market capitalisation USD$499.2 million

TTM: trailing 12 months

How to short and sell Codiak BioSciences shares

  1. Create a CFD or spread betting account.
  2. Search for the stock code. E.g. "CDAK.US"
  3. Choose your position size.
  4. Select "sell" rather than "buy".
  5. Confirm your position and keep tabs on it. You may wish to set limits on your position.

There are currently 701,693 Codiak BioSciences shares held short by investors – that's known as Codiak BioSciences's "short interest". This figure is 20.8% up from 581,092 last month.

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

Codiak BioSciences's "short interest ratio" (SIR)

Codiak BioSciences's "short interest ratio" (SIR) is the quantity of Codiak BioSciences shares currently shorted divided by the average quantity of Codiak BioSciences shares traded daily (recently around 407961.04651163). Codiak BioSciences's SIR currently stands at 1.72. In other words for every 100,000 Codiak BioSciences shares traded daily on the market, roughly 1720 shares are currently held short.

However Codiak BioSciences's short interest can also be evaluated against the total number of Codiak BioSciences shares, or, against the total number of tradable Codiak BioSciences shares (the shares that aren't held by "insiders" or major long-term shareholders – also known as the "float"). In this case Codiak BioSciences's short interest could be expressed as 0.04% of the outstanding shares (for every 100,000 Codiak BioSciences shares in existence, roughly 40 shares are currently held short) or 0.0733% of the tradable shares (for every 100,000 tradable Codiak BioSciences shares, roughly 73 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 Codiak BioSciences.

Find out more about how you can short Codiak BioSciences stock.

Codiak BioSciences share dividends

We're not expecting Codiak BioSciences to pay a dividend over the next 12 months. However, you can browse other dividend-paying shares in our guide.

Codiak BioSciences overview

Codiak BioSciences, Inc. is harnessing exosomes?natural intercellular messengers?to pioneer a new class of biologic medicines, exosome therapeutics. It develops the engEx Platform, versatile exosome engineering and manufacturing platform, to expand upon the innate properties of exosomes to design novel exosome therapeutics. The company's two lead engEx product candidates, exoSTING and exoIL-12. Its engEx Platform has the potential to produce a broad pipeline of product candidates for the treatment of diseases with high unmet medical need, including in the areas of oncology, immune-based diseases, metabolic and fibrotic disorders, neurodegenerative disorders, and rare diseases. Codiak BioSciences, Inc. has a strategic collaboration with the Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard to investigate the potential of exoVACC vaccine platform for SARS-CoV-2 and human immunodeficiency virus. The company was founded in 2015 and is headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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