Zafgen Inc (NASDAQ:ZFGN) Shorts Increased By 13.18%

June 29, 2018 - By Alberto Lyles

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Change of 13.18% for Zafgen Inc (NASDAQ:ZFGN)’s short interest was registered. In June was issued ZFGN’s total 677,600 short interest by FINRA. The 598,700 previous shares are up with 13.18%. Zafgen Inc (NASDAQ:ZFGN) has 171,500 shares average volume. It’ll cost 4 days for ZFGN to restore its previous position. Zafgen Inc’s short interest float is 3.01%.

Ticker’s shares touched $9.98 during the last trading session after 3.96% change.Zafgen, Inc. has 539,372 shares volume, 114.87% up from normal. ZFGN is uptrending and has moved 60.78% since June 29, 2017. The stock outperformed the S&P 500 by 48.21%.

Zafgen, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, focuses on the development of therapeutics for patients suffering from metabolic diseases comprising type 2 diabetes and obesity.The firm is worth $275.08 million. The companyÂ’s lead product candidate is ZGN-1061, a fumagillin-class MetAP2 inhibitor administered by subcutaneous injection, which is in Phase 1 clinical trial and profiled for its utility in the treatment of metabolic diseases.Currently it has negative earnings.

Zafgen, Inc. (NASDAQ:ZFGN) Ratings Coverage

In total 2 analysts cover Zafgen (NASDAQ:ZFGN). “Buy” rating has 1, “Sell” are 0, while 1 are “Hold”. (NASDAQ:ZFGN) has 50% bullish analysts. 2 are the (NASDAQ:ZFGN)’s ratings reports on Jun 29, 2018 according to StockzIntelligence Inc.

For more Zafgen, Inc. (NASDAQ:ZFGN) news published briefly go to:,,, or The titles are as follows: “Zafgen Announces Proposed Offering of Common Stock” published on June 27, 2018, “48 Biggest Movers From Yesterday” on June 29, 2018, “Zafgen: 3 Key Takeaways From ADA Abstracts” with a publish date: June 26, 2018, “Zafgen Announces Positive Full Results in Phase 2 Proof-of-Concept Trial of ZGN-1061 in Patients with Difficult-to …” and the last “Benzinga’s Daily Biotech Pulse: Eli Lilly, Edge Therapeutics, BioXcel Report Positive Trial Results, 4 Stocks Debut” with publication date: June 28, 2018.

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