Burcon NutraScience Corp (TSE:BU) (NYSE:BUR)’s share price reached a new 52-week high during trading on Thursday . The stock traded as high as C$1.89 and last traded at C$1.84, with a volume of 1337385 shares. The stock had previously closed at C$1.69.

Separately, Beacon Securities reissued a “buy” rating on shares of Burcon NutraScience in a report on Monday, July 8th.

The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 650.26, a current ratio of 9.82 and a quick ratio of 9.70. The stock has a 50 day moving average price of C$1.38 and a 200-day moving average price of C$0.80. The stock has a market capitalization of $125.20 million and a price-to-earnings ratio of -15.93.

Burcon NutraScience (TSE:BU) (NYSE:BUR) last issued its quarterly earnings results on Friday, August 9th. The company reported C($0.03) earnings per share (EPS) for the quarter. The firm had revenue of C$0.02 million during the quarter. As a group, research analysts forecast that Burcon NutraScience Corp will post 0.08 earnings per share for the current year.

In other Burcon NutraScience news, Director Johann Franz Tergesen bought 56,000 shares of Burcon NutraScience stock in a transaction on Thursday, July 4th. The shares were bought at an average price of C$0.68 per share, for a total transaction of C$37,800.00. Following the completion of the transaction, the director now directly owns 1,066,169 shares of the company’s stock, valued at C$719,664.08. Also, Director Rosanna Mei Wah Chau sold 50,000 shares of Burcon NutraScience stock in a transaction on Tuesday, July 9th. The shares were sold at an average price of C$0.80, for a total value of C$40,000.00. Following the completion of the sale, the director now owns 1,050,022 shares in the company, valued at approximately C$840,017.60. In the last quarter, insiders have sold 250,000 shares of company stock worth $265,000.

Burcon NutraScience Company Profile (TSE:BU)

Burcon NutraScience Corporation, together with its subsidiary, develops plant protein extraction and purification technology of functional and renewable plant proteins in Canada. Its products include CLARISOY, a soy protein for dairy foods, neutral pH beverages, and coffee creamers/whiteners; and Peazazz, a novel pea protein isolate.

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