$0.09 EPS Expected for Medallion Financial Corp. (MFIN); Vical (VICL) SI Decreased By 31.27%

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Analysts expect Medallion Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:MFIN) to report $0.09 EPS on March, 7.They anticipate $0.21 EPS change or 175.00% from last quarter’s $-0.12 EPS. MFIN’s profit would be $2.20M giving it 15.86 P/E if the $0.09 EPS is correct. After having $-0.19 EPS previously, Medallion Financial Corp.’s analysts see -147.37% EPS growth. The stock increased 4.01% or $0.22 during the last trading session, reaching $5.71. About 37,611 shares traded. Medallion Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:MFIN) has risen 106.07% since February 13, 2018 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 106.07% the S&P500. Some Historical MFIN News: 14/03/2018 – MEDALLION FINANCIAL CORP – THROUGH UNIT RENEWED FOR ADDITIONAL 9 MONTHS CREDIT FACILITY AGREEMENT; 08/03/2018 Medallion Financial Corp. Announces Shareholders Overwhelmingly Approve Proposal to de-BDC; 09/03/2018 – Medallion Conference Call Scheduled By Northland for Mar. 14; 09/03/2018 – MEDALLION FINANCIAL SAYS SHAREHOLDERS APPROVED PROPOSAL TO WITHDRAW CO’S ELECTION TO BE REGULATED AS A BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CO – SEC FILING; 14/03/2018 – Medallion Fincl Corp. Announces Renewal of DZ Bank Credit Facility; 14/03/2018 – MEDALLION FINANCIAL CORP. ANNOUNCES RENEWAL OF DZ BANK CREDIT FACILITY; 02/04/2018 – MEDALLION FINANCIAL CORP – FILED CO’S WITHDRAWAL FORM OF BDC ELECTION WITH SEC & GOING FORWARD WILL OPERATE AS A NON-INVESTMENT CO; 14/05/2018 – MEDALLION FINANCIAL CORP QTRLY NET INVESTMENT LOSS AFTER INCOME TAXES PER COMMON SHARE $0.13; 18/04/2018 – Medallion at Non-Deal Roadshow Hosted By Northland Today; 08/03/2018 – Medallion Financial To Withdraw the Company’s Election to Be Regulated as a Business Development Co

Vical Incorporated (NASDAQ:VICL) had a decrease of 31.27% in short interest. VICL’s SI was 186,800 shares in February as released by FINRA. Its down 31.27% from 271,800 shares previously. With 81,200 avg volume, 2 days are for Vical Incorporated (NASDAQ:VICL)’s short sellers to cover VICL’s short positions. The stock increased 0.59% or $0.0059 during the last trading session, reaching $1. About 83,596 shares traded. Vical Incorporated (NASDAQ:VICL) has declined 30.56% since February 13, 2018 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 30.56% the S&P500. Some Historical VICL News: 15/03/2018 – VICAL INC – PROJECTING NET CASH BURN FOR 2018 BETWEEN $20 MLN AND $24 MLN; 03/05/2018 – Vical 1Q Loss $6.27M; 15/03/2018 – Vical 4Q Loss $3.73M; 20/04/2018 – DJ Vical Incorporated, Inst Holders, 1Q 2018 (VICL); 03/05/2018 – Vical 1Q Loss/Shr 29c; 15/03/2018 – Vical 4Q Rev $3.95M; 15/03/2018 Vical 4Q Loss/Shr 21c; 03/05/2018 – VICAL INC – VICAL HAD CASH AND INVESTMENTS OF $58.3 MLN AT MARCH 31, 2018

More notable recent Medallion Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:MFIN) news were published by: Seekingalpha.com which released: “Medallion Bank launches preferred stock IPO – Seeking Alpha” on January 08, 2019, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Medallion Financial submits materials for Medallion Bank preferred stock IPO – Seeking Alpha” published on September 17, 2018, Nasdaq.com published: “After-Hours Earnings Report for November 12, 2018 : UGI, APU, YY, KRNT, NVGS, ATTO, MFIN, VERI, FENG, CELP, ESNC, SGLB – Nasdaq” on November 12, 2018. More interesting news about Medallion Financial Corp. (NASDAQ:MFIN) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Medallion Financial Corp. (MFIN) Management on Q3 2018 Results – Earnings Call Transcript – Seeking Alpha” published on November 13, 2018 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “More on Medallion Financial Q2: Continues shift away from medallion lending – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: August 13, 2018.

Medallion Financial Corp., through with its subsidiaries, operates as a specialty finance firm in the United States. The company has market cap of $139.55 million. It originates, acquires, and services loans that finance taxicab medallions and various types of commercial businesses. It currently has negative earnings. The firm offers consumer loans for the purchase of recreational vehicles, boats, motorcycles, and trailers, as well as to finance small scale home improvements; and commercial loans for the purchase of equipment and related assets necessary to open a new business, or purchase or improvement of an existing business.

Vical Incorporated engages in the research and development of biopharmaceutical products based on its DNA delivery technologies for the prevention and treatment of serious or life-threatening diseases. The company has market cap of $21.82 million. It is developing various DNA vaccines and other therapeutics, such as VCL-HB01 therapeutic vaccine for herpes simplex virus-2 that is in Phase II clinical trial to prevent and protect against lesion recurrence; VL-2397 antifungal program, which is in Phase I clinical trial for the treatment of invasive fungal infections; and CyMVectin prophylactic vaccine for CMV that is in preclinical stage for the prevention of fetal transmission during pregnancy. It currently has negative earnings. The firm also engages in contract manufacturing of plasmid investigational products for various clients.

More notable recent Vical Incorporated (NASDAQ:VICL) news were published by: Globenewswire.com which released: “Vical Reports Third Quarter 2018 Financial and Operational Results – GlobeNewswire” on October 29, 2018, also Seekingalpha.com with their article: “Vical: No Compelling Reason To Buy – Seeking Alpha” published on June 12, 2018, Globenewswire.com published: “Vical Announces Review of Potential Strategic Transactions – GlobeNewswire” on July 19, 2018. More interesting news about Vical Incorporated (NASDAQ:VICL) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Vical’s HSV-2 vaccine flunks mid-stage study – Seeking Alpha” published on June 11, 2018 as well as Seekingalpha.com‘s news article titled: “Vical Looking For Strategic Options – Is There Any Hope? – Seeking Alpha” with publication date: July 24, 2018.

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