Radient Pharmaceuticals (RXPC) is finally dead.
On July 3, the SEC issued an order revoking the registration of Radient's securities. Radient shares, which most recently traded for tiny fractions of a penny on the Pink Sheets, are now gone forever.
For those relatively new to biotech investing, Radient was once a momentum-driven cult stock fueled by wildly promotional (and absurdly unrealistic) claims about the company's cancer screening test Onko-Sure. I spent a good portion of 2011 writing extensively about Radient -- mainly detailing the myriad ways in which company executives were shading the truth and bamboozling investors. Who can forget Radient's business deals with a dead Indian prime minister or pseudo-partnership with the Mayo Clinic? Then there was Radient's massive loan default, the reluctant disclosure that its India joint venture was a bust and the delisting from Amex.
Radient eventually blew up and my fun ended, but the zombie stock continued to trade until last week when the SEC, mercifully and belatedly, put it down for good.
10/14/15 - 11:47 AM EDT
05/19/15 - 04:42 PM EDT
05/19/15 - 12:48 PM EDT
05/18/15 - 08:06 AM EDT
05/05/15 - 02:43 PM EDT
11/25/15 - 13:09 PM EST
11/25/15 - 12:59 PM EST
11/24/15 - 08:30 AM EST
11/23/15 - 08:30 AM EST
11/23/15 - 01:00 AM EST
All of Real Money, plus 15 more of Wall Street's sharpest minds delivering actionable trading ideas, a comprehensive look at the market, and fundamental and technical analysis.
Trifecta Stocks analyzes over 4,000 equities weekly to find the elite 1% of stocks that pass rigorous quantitative, fundamental and technical tests.
Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.
Chris Versace, using sophisticated stock screening and fundamental research, identifies potentially explosive small and mid-cap stocks.
Master swing trader Alan Farley uses his sophisticated software screens to review thousands of stocks each day for you, to find just the handful that meet his demanding criteria.