After Reaching Milestone, Is Akari Therapeutics Plc – American Depositary Share (NASDAQ:AKTX)’s Short Interest Revealing Something?

June 17, 2018 - By Clifton Ray

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The stock of Akari Therapeutics Plc – American Depositary Share (NASDAQ:AKTX) registered a decrease of 5.87% in short interest. AKTX’s total short interest was 373,600 shares in June as published by FINRA. Its down 5.87% from 396,900 shares, reported previously. With 45,100 shares average volume, it will take short sellers 8 days to cover their AKTX’s short positions. The short interest to Akari Therapeutics Plc – American Depositary Share’s float is 6.54%.

The stock increased 8.47% or $0.16 during the last trading session, reaching $2.05. About 581,688 shares traded or 662.31% up from the average. Akari Therapeutics, Plc (NASDAQ:AKTX) has declined 71.90% since June 17, 2017 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 84.47% the S&P500.

Akari Therapeutics, Plc, a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, focuses on the development and commercialization of therapeutics to treat rare and orphan autoimmune and inflammatory diseases. The company has market cap of $31.28 million. The Company’s lead drug candidate is Coversin, a second-generation complement inhibitor that is in Phase II clinical trial for the treatment of autoimmune and inflammatory diseases, including paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria, guillain barré syndrome, and atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome. It currently has negative earnings. The firm is based in New York, New York.

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