Lixte Stock Today

LIXT -  USA Stock  

USD 2.79  0.13  4.89%

Lixte Biotech is selling for under 2.79 as of the 29th of July 2021; that is 4.89 percent up since the beginning of the trading day. The stock's last reported lowest price was 2.69. Lixte Biotech has a very high chance of experiencing financial distress in the next few years of operation. It also did not have a very good performance during the last 90 trading days. Equity ratings for Lixte Biotech Hlds are calculated daily based on our scoring framework. The performance scores are derived for the period starting the 29th of June 2021 and ending today, the 29th of July 2021. Click here to learn more.
 Market Performance
1 of 100
  Odds Of Distress
Over 97
Follow Valuation Odds of Bankruptcy
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Lixte Biotech Stock Profile

Lixte Biotechnology Holdings, Inc. operates as a drug discovery company that uses biomarker technology to identify enzyme targets related with serious common diseases and designs novel compounds to attack those targets. The company was incorporated in 2005 and is based in East Setauket, New York. Lixte Biotech operates under Biotechnology classification in the United States and is traded on NASDAQ Exchange. It employs 3 people. more on Lixte Biotech
Lixte Biotech Hlds has very high historical volatility over the last 90 days
Lixte Biotech Hlds has a very high chance of going through financial distress in the upcoming years
The company reported the previous year's revenue of 200 K. Net Loss for the year was (4.61 M) with profit before overhead, payroll, taxes, and interest of 0.
Lixte Biotech Hlds currently holds about 7.74 M in cash with (2.74 M) of positive cash flow from operations. This results in cash-per-share (CPS) ratio of 0.57.
Roughly 68.0% of the company outstanding shares are owned by corporate insiders
Latest headline from MacroaxisInsider: Lixte Biotech exotic insider transaction detected
Legal NameLixte Biotech Hlds
CEO, CFO, DirectorJohn Kovach  (View All)
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Unlike general analyst consensus, Macroaxis buy hold or sell recommendation is provided in the context of your current investment horizon and risk tolerance. The advice algorithm takes into account all of Lixte Biotech's available fundamental, technical, and predictive indicators. Your current horizon is 90 days - details
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Lixte Biotech Hlds (LIXT) is traded on NASDAQ Exchange in USA and employs 3 people. The company currently falls under 'Micro-Cap' category with current market capitalization of 37.91 M. Market capitalization usually refers to the total value of a company's stock within the entire market. To calculate Lixte Biotech's market, we take the total number of its shares issued and multiply it by Lixte Biotech's current market price. To manage market risk and economic uncertainty, many investors today build portfolios that are diversified across equities with different market capitalizations. However, as a general rule, conservative investors tend to hold large-cap stocks, and these looking for more risk prefer small-cap and mid-cap equities. Lixte Biotech Hlds conducts business under Healthcare sector and is part of Biotechnology industry. The entity has 13.54 M outstanding shares of which 29.88 K shares are now shorted by private and institutional investors with about 0.06 trading days to cover. Lixte Biotech Hlds currently holds about 7.74 M in cash with (2.74 M) of positive cash flow from operations. This results in cash-per-share (CPS) ratio of 0.57.
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Lixte Biotech Hlds holds a total of 13.54 Million outstanding shares. Lixte Biotech Hlds secures majority of its outstanding shares owned by insiders. An insider is usually defined as a corporate executive, director, member of the board or institutional investor who own at least 10% of the company outstanding shares. 67.85 % of Lixte Biotech Hlds outstanding shares that are owned by insiders conveys that they have been buying or selling the stock in recent months in anticipation of some upcoming event. Remember, it does not matter who owns the company or if the company is currently losing money. If the true value of the company is more than the market pays for it currently, you can still have a good investment opportunity.

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Lixte Stock Price Odds Analysis

What are Lixte Biotech's target price odds to finish over the current price? Attributed to a normal probability distribution, the odds of Lixte Biotech jumping above the current price in 90 days from now is about 70.17%. The Lixte Biotech Hlds probability density function shows the probability of Lixte Biotech stock to fall within a particular range of prices over 90 days. Given the investment horizon of 90 days Lixte Biotech has a beta of 0.3355. This indicates as returns on the market go up, Lixte Biotech average returns are expected to increase less than the benchmark. However, during the bear market, the loss on holding Lixte Biotech Hlds will be expected to be much smaller as well. Additionally, the company has an alpha of 0.2061, implying that it can generate a 0.21 percent excess return over DOW after adjusting for the inherited market risk (beta).
 Odds Down 2.79HorizonTargetOdds Up 2.79 
29.64%90 days
Based on a normal probability distribution, the odds of Lixte Biotech to move above the current price in 90 days from now is about 70.17 (This Lixte Biotech Hlds probability density function shows the probability of Lixte Stock to fall within a particular range of prices over 90 days) .

Lixte Biotech Hlds Risk Profiles

Investors will always prefer to have the highest possible return on investment while minimizing volatility. Lixte Biotech market risk premium is the additional return an investor will receive from holding Lixte Biotech long position in a well-diversified portfolio. The market premium is part of the Capital Asset Pricing Model (CAPM), which most analysts and investors use to calculate the acceptable rate of return on investment in Lixte Biotech. At the center of the CAPM is the concept of risk and reward, which is usually communicated by investors using alpha and beta measures. Although Lixte Biotech's alpha and beta are two of the key measurements used to evaluate Lixte Biotech's performance over the market, the standard measures of volatility play an important role as well.

Lixte Stock Against Markets

Picking the right benchmark for Lixte Biotech stock is fundamental to making educated investment choices. Many naive investors compare their positions with the S&P 500 or with the Nasdaq. But these benchmarks are not all-inclusive and generally should be used only for large-capitalization equities or stock offerings from large companies. When the price of a selected benchmark declines in a down market, there may be an uptick in Lixte Biotech stock price where buyers come in believing the asset is cheap. The opposite is true when the market is bullish; so, accurately picking the benchmark for Lixte Biotech is critical whether you are bullish or bearish towards Lixte Biotech Hlds at a given time.

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Lixte Biotech Corporate Directors

Lixte Biotech corporate directors refer to members of a Lixte Biotech board of directors. The board of directors generally takes responsibility for the Lixte Biotech's affairs and long-term direction of the entity. A corporate director does not make decisions for the corporation on his own. As a member of the board of directors, she or he must function as a part of a group that makes decisions on behalf of the business only by the board of directors' meetings. To pass a resolution, a majority of Lixte Biotech's board members must vote for the resolution. The Lixte Biotech board of directors' duties also include the election, removal, and supervision of officers, including the adoption, amendment, and repeal of bylaws.
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Kathleen Mullinix - Independent DirectorProfile
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The market value of Lixte Biotech Hlds is measured differently than its book value, which is the value of Lixte that is recorded on the company's balance sheet. Investors also form their own opinion of Lixte Biotech's value that differs from its market value or its book value, called intrinsic value, which is Lixte Biotech's true underlying value. Investors use various methods to calculate intrinsic value and buy a stock when its market value falls below its intrinsic value. Because Lixte Biotech's market value can be influenced by many factors that don't directly affect Lixte Biotech Hlds underlying business (such as pandemic or basic market pessimism), market value can vary widely from intrinsic value.
Please note, there is a significant difference between Lixte Biotech's value and its price as these two are different measures arrived at by different means. Investors typically determine Lixte Biotech value by looking at such factors as earnings, sales, fundamental and technical indicators, competition as well as analyst projections. However, Lixte Biotech's price is the amount at which it trades on the open market and represents the number that a seller and buyer find agreeable to each party.