Pernix Therapeutics Holdings, Inc. (PTX) At $2.77 Forms Bottom; Shorts at ATLANTA GOLD (ATLDF) Raised By 100%

January 5, 2018 - By Annabelle Johnson

ATLANTA GOLD INCORPORATED (OTCMKTS:ATLDF) had an increase of 100% in short interest. ATLDF’s SI was 400 shares in January as released by FINRA. Its up 100% from 200 shares previously. With 2,200 avg volume, 0 days are for ATLANTA GOLD INCORPORATED (OTCMKTS:ATLDF)’s short sellers to cover ATLDF’s short positions. It closed at $0.03589 lastly. It is down 0.00% since January 5, 2017 and is . It has underperformed by 16.70% the S&P500.

Pernix Therapeutics Holdings, Inc. (PTX) formed multiple bottom with $2.58 target or 7.00% below today’s $2.77 share price. Pernix Therapeutics Holdings, Inc. (PTX) has $32.69 million valuation. The stock increased 2.24% or $0.06 during the last trading session, reaching $2.77. About 75,016 shares traded. Pernix Therapeutics Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:PTX) has risen 9.00% since January 5, 2017 and is uptrending. It has underperformed by 7.70% the S&P500.

Among 4 analysts covering Pernix Therapeutics (NASDAQ:PTX), 1 have Buy rating, 0 Sell and 3 Hold. Therefore 25% are positive. Pernix Therapeutics has $14 highest and $5 lowest target. $7.67’s average target is 176.90% above currents $2.77 stock price. Pernix Therapeutics had 9 analyst reports since August 7, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. JMP Securities reinitiated the shares of PTX in report on Wednesday, September 9 with “Market Outperform” rating. The rating was downgraded by Needham on Friday, March 11 to “Hold”. Needham maintained the stock with “Strong Buy” rating in Friday, August 7 report. The rating was downgraded by Oppenheimer to “Perform” on Thursday, March 17. The firm has “Hold” rating given on Friday, August 12 by Brean Capital. The stock of Pernix Therapeutics Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:PTX) has “Buy” rating given on Friday, August 7 by Brean Capital. Brean Capital maintained Pernix Therapeutics Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:PTX) rating on Tuesday, February 9. Brean Capital has “Buy” rating and $8 target. The firm has “Buy” rating given on Friday, March 11 by Brean Capital.

Atlanta Gold Inc. operates as a junior gold exploration and development firm in the United States. The company has market cap of $3.33 million. The Company’s principal property is the Atlanta gold property that covers an area of 2,198 acres located in Idaho. It currently has negative earnings. The firm was formerly known as Twin Mining Corporation and changed its name to Atlanta Gold Inc. in March 2007.