Xencor Inc (XNCR): Paul A Foster , Chief Medical Officer of Xencor Inc sold 1,183 shares on Jun 28, 2016. The Insider selling transaction was reported by the company on Jun 30, 2016 to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The shares were sold at $17.01 per share for a total value of $20,122.83 , 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 30, 2016, Edgardo Jr Baracchini (Chief Business Officer) sold 1,250 shares at $15.10 per share price.On May 25, 2016, Bassil I Dahiyat (President and CEO) sold 45,886 shares at $13.00 per share price.Also, On Mar 3, 2016, John R Desjarlais (Sr. V.P., Research & CSO) sold 14,260 shares at $12.01 per share price.On Feb 2, 2016, John S Iii Stafford (10% owner) purchased 25 shares at $10.83 per share price.
Xencor Inc: On Wednesday, Jun 29, 2016 heightened volatility was witnessed in Xencor Inc which led to swings in the share price. The shares opened for trading at $17.13 and hit $18.61 on the upside , eventually ending the session at $18.51, with a gain of 11.78% or 1.95 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 11,06,981 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $24.82 and the company has a market cap of $754 M . The 52-week low of the share price is at $9.89.
Xencor Inc. is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company. The Company is focused on discovering and developing engineered monoclonal antibodies to treat severe and life threatening diseases. The Company uses its XmAb technology platform to create antibody product candidates designed to treat autoimmune and allergic diseases cancer and other conditions. The Company’s product pipeline includes three lead XmAb-engineered antibodies which include XmAb5871 XmAb7195 and XmAb5574/MOR208. XmAb5871 is indicated for the treatment of moderate-to-severe rheumatoid arthritis. XmAb7195 is the Company’s wholly owned program being developed for the treatment of severe asthma and allergic diseases. XmAb5574/MOR208 is being developed for the treatment of blood-based cancers.