Sucampo Pharmaceuticals Inc (SCMP)

11.78
0.07 0.63
NASDAQ : Health Care
Prev Close 11.85
Open 11.80
Day Low/High 11.57 / 11.85
52 Wk Low/High 9.59 / 29.67
Volume 424.97K
Avg Volume 478.60K
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 46.55M
Market Cap 544.66M
EPS 0.40
P/E Ratio N/A
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

Latest News

SCMP: Insiders vs. Shorts

The most recent short interest data was recently released for the 08/15/2017 settlement date, and Sucampo Pharmaceuticals Inc is one of the most shorted stocks of the Russell 3000, based on 8.14 "days to cover" versus the median component at 5.20. There are a number of ways to look at short data, but one metric that we find particularly useful is the "days to cover" because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares typically traded.

Cancer Prevention Pharmaceuticals Receives $9.5 Million In Additional Funding From Sucampo Following Phase 3 Trial Progress

Cancer Prevention Pharmaceuticals Receives $9.5 Million In Additional Funding From Sucampo Following Phase 3 Trial Progress

Cancer Prevention Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (CPP), a private biotech company developing novel therapeutics to prevent cancer and other diseases, announced it has received a total of $9.

First Week of October 20th Options Trading For Sucampo Pharmaceuticals (SCMP)

Investors in Sucampo Pharmaceuticals Inc saw new options begin trading this week, for the October 20th expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the SCMP options chain for the new October 20th contracts and identified the following call contract of particular interest.

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Short Interest Moves 17% Lower For SCMP

Short Interest Moves 17% Lower For SCMP

The most recent short interest data has been released for the 06/30/2017 settlement date, which shows a 983,237 share decrease in total short interest for Sucampo Pharmaceuticals Inc , to 4,813,505, a decrease of 16.96% since 06/15/2017. Total short interest is just one way to look at short data; another metric that we here at Dividend Channel find particularly useful is the "days to cover" metric because it considers both the total shares short and the average daily volume of shares traded.

First Week of August 18th Options Trading For Sucampo Pharmaceuticals (SCMP)

Investors in Sucampo Pharmaceuticals Inc saw new options begin trading this week, for the August 18th expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the SCMP options chain for the new August 18th contracts and identified the following call contract of particular interest.

Commit To Buy Sucampo Pharmaceuticals At $7.50, Earn 17% Annualized Using Options

Investors considering a purchase of Sucampo Pharmaceuticals Inc stock, but tentative about paying the going market price of $9.78/share, might benefit from considering selling puts among the alternative strategies at their disposal. One interesting put contract in particular, is the September put at the $7.50 strike, which has a bid at the time of this writing of 50 cents.

Sucampo Acquires Vtesse Inc.

SCMP Crosses Above Key Moving Average Level

In trading on Wednesday, shares of Sucampo Pharmaceuticals Inc crossed above their 200 day moving average of $12.44, changing hands as high as $12.75 per share. Sucampo Pharmaceuticals Inc shares are currently trading up about 12% on the day.

Biotech Premarket Movers: Sucampo, Intellia, Cytokinetics

Biotech Premarket Movers: Sucampo, Intellia, Cytokinetics

Sucampo Pharmaceuticals, Intellia Therapeutics and Cytokinetics were among the biotech stock movers in premarket trading on Wednesday.

First Week of September 15th Options Trading For Sucampo Pharmaceuticals (SCMP)

First Week of September 15th Options Trading For Sucampo Pharmaceuticals (SCMP)

Investors in Sucampo Pharmaceuticals Inc saw new options begin trading this week, for the September 15th expiration. One of the key data points that goes into the price an option buyer is willing to pay, is the time value, so with 234 days until expiration the newly trading contracts represent a possible opportunity for sellers of puts or calls to achieve a higher premium than would be available for the contracts with a closer expiration.

TheStreet Quant Rating: D (Sell)