Sucampo Pharmaceuticals Inc (SCMP)

10.95
NASDAQ : Health Care
Prev Close 10.90
Day Low/High 10.85 / 11.00
52 Wk Low/High 9.30 / 17.55
Avg Volume 465.60K
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 46.46M
Market Cap 506.47M
EPS 0.40
P/E Ratio 17.58
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)

Latest News

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.

Relative Strength Alert For Sucampo Pharmaceuticals

Relative Strength Alert For Sucampo Pharmaceuticals

Legendary investor Warren Buffett advises to be fearful when others are greedy, and be greedy when others are fearful. One way we can try to measure the level of fear in a given stock is through a technical analysis indicator called the Relative Strength Index, or RSI, which measures momentum on a scale of zero to 100.

Short Interest Jumps 37.4% For SCMP

Short Interest Jumps 37.4% For SCMP

The most recent short interest data has been released for the 12/15/2016 settlement date, which shows a 882,451 share increase in total short interest for Sucampo Pharmaceuticals Inc , to 3,241,596, an increase of 37.41% since 11/30/2016. 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 February 2017 Options Trading For Sucampo Pharmaceuticals (SCMP)

First Week of February 2017 Options Trading For Sucampo Pharmaceuticals (SCMP)

Investors in Sucampo Pharmaceuticals Inc saw new options become available this week, for the February 2017 expiration. At Stock Options Channel, our YieldBoost formula has looked up and down the SCMP options chain for the new February 2017 contracts and identified the following call contract of particular interest.

Big-Cap Tech Names, Biotechs, Oils Lifting Market

Big-Cap Tech Names, Biotechs, Oils Lifting Market

The number of new 12-month highs has climbed to 240.

The Pockets of Speculative Action Have Dried Up

The Pockets of Speculative Action Have Dried Up

There simply aren't many compelling trades on my screen.

Shark Bites: Entry Points Are Scarce

Shark Bites: Entry Points Are Scarce

No rush for the exits, but many are grabbing their coats.