November 25, 2016 - By Vivian Park
Interested investors have been looking for information on shares of FLEXPOINT SENSOR SYSTEMS INCORPORATED (OTCMKTS:FLXT) after the stock moved $-0.003, hitting the $0.075 price point in a recent trade.
It’s the latest price, but let’s analyze how the stock has been doing recently. In the past year, FLEXPOINT SENSOR SYSTEMS INCORPORATED’s stock was big mover. According to the short interest report published recently, (FLXT) had 3,100 shorted shares for 0 days to cover. The prior short interest was 3,600 for a $-13.89 change. The 52-Week High and Low are noted here. -62.50% (High), 150.00%, (Low). The stock had 182,600 average volume.
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More notable recent Flexpoint Sensor Systems (OTCMKTS:FLXT) news were published by: Prnewswire.com which released: “Flexpoint Sensor Systems Announces Q3 2016 Results with Revenue Jump of 191%” on November 15, 2016, also Prnewswire.com with their article: “Flexpoint Sensor Systems Announces Launch of the “one of a kind” Bend Sensor …” published on November 01, 2016, Prnewswire.com published: “Flexpoint Sensor Systems, Inc. Reaches Mass Production for Fortune 500 Toy …” on July 28, 2016. More interesting news about Flexpoint Sensor Systems (OTCMKTS:FLXT) were released by: Prnewswire.com and their article: “Flexpoint Sensor Systems, Inc. Updates Corporate Website” published on June 05, 2015 as well as Prnewswire.com‘s news article titled: “Flexpoint Sensor Systems, Inc. Provides Insight to Numerous Revenue Generating …” with publication date: May 06, 2016.
Flexpoint Sensor Systems, Inc. is engaged in designing, engineering and manufacturing bend sensor technology and products. The company has a market cap of $5.81 million. The Company’s offerings use its Bend Sensor technology, a flexible potentiometer technology. It currently has negative earnings. The Company’s clients range from universities and medical companies to those in the virtual gaming, virtual reality and music arenas.
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By Vivian Park