Amyris, Inc. (AMRS): L John Doerr , director of Amyris, Inc. purchased 200,577 shares on Jun 14, 2016. The Insider buying transaction was reported by the company on Jun 16, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were purchased at $1.04 per share for a total value of $208,600.08 , the company said in a SEC Form 4 Filing.
Other Insider transactions have been reported by the company according to SEC Form 4, on Jun 16, 2016, John Melo (President and CEO) sold 200,577 shares at $1.04 per share price.On Oct 16, 2015, Philippe Boisseau (director 10% owner) sold 80,052 shares at $2.36 per share price.Also, On Oct 16, 2015, Energies Nouvelles Activ Total (director 10% owner other) sold 80,052 shares at $2.36 per share price.On Jul 31, 2015, L John Doerr (director) purchased 9,615,384 shares at $1.56 per share price.
Shares of Amyris Inc (AMRS) ended Wednesday, Jun 15, 2016 session in red amid volatile trading. The shares closed down -0.007 points or -1.35% at $0.5105 with 11,07,002 shares getting traded. Post opening the session at $0.52, the shares hit an intraday low of $0.502 and an intraday high of $0.5434 and the price vacillated in this range throughout the day. The company has a market cap of $108 M and the number of outstanding shares has been calculated to be 21,11,73,210 shares. The 52-week high of Amyris Inc is $2.62 and the 52-week low is $0.485.
Amyris Inc. is a renewable products company. The Company is focused on providing sustainable alternatives to a range of petroleum-sourced products used in consumer care specialty chemical and transportation fuel markets around the world. The Company developed microbial engineering and screening technologies that modify the way microorganisms’ process sugars. The Company using its industrial bioscience technology to design microbes primarily yeast and use them as living factories in established fermentation processes to convert plant-sourced sugars into renewable hydrocarbons. The Company has focused its commercialization efforts on a renewable hydrocarbon molecule called farnesene (Biofene) which forms the basis for a range of products including emollients flavors and fragrance oils and diesel fuel.