Fluidigm Corporation (FLDM) reported quarterly earnings results on Thursday, Aug-4-2016. The company reported $-0.63 earnings per share for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $-0.31. Analysts had a consensus of $-0.32. The company posted revenue of $28.20 million in the period, compared to analysts expectations of $29.62 million. The company’s revenue was down -1.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $-0.53 EPS.
Fluidigm Corporation opened for trading at $10.27 and hit $10.59 on the upside on Tusday, eventually ending the session at $10.37, with a gain of 0.97% or 0.1 points. The heightened volatility saw the trading volume jump to 1,31,981 shares. Company has a market cap of $300 M.
In a different news, on Nov 6, 2015, Gajus Vincent Worthington (PRESIDENT & CEO) sold 6,000 shares at $11.50 per share price. According to the SEC, on Jun 18, 2015, Vikram Jog (CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER) sold 3,550 shares at $25.00 per share price. On Jun 17, 2015, William Maxwell Smith (EVP, LEGAL AFFAIRS & GC) sold 3,000 shares at $24.20 per share price, according to the Form-4 filing with the securities and exchange commission.
Fluidigm Corporation creates manufactures and market technologies and life science tools focused on the exploration and analysis of single cells as well as the industrial application of genomics based upon the Companys core microfluidics and mass cytometry technologies. The Company also offers instruments and consumables to academic institutions clinical laboratories pharmaceutical biotechnology and agricultural biotechnology (Ag-Bio) companies. The Company sells technologies and life-science tools including analytical and preparatory systems for genomic and proteomic analysis and consumables including Integrated Fluidic Circuits (IFCs) assays and reagents. The Companys products include C1 Single-Cell Auto Prep System; Access Array System; Biomark HD System; EP1 System; CyTOF 2 System; IFCs include C1 IFCs; Access Array IFC; Dynamic Array IFCs; Digital Array IFCs; Flex Six IFC; Access Array Target-Specific Primers and Maxpar Reagents among others.