MannKind Corporation (MNKD) Update: Deerfield, JMP Securities Healthcare Conference & Matthew Pfeffer’s Move

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MannKind Corporation announced affiliates of Deerfield Management Company L.P (NYSE POST)

MannKind Corporation recently announced that with affiliates of Deerfield Management Company L.P it  has entered financing,   Deerfield Management Company assured to acquired   $160 million  worth senior secured notes, As per the agreement  Deerfield   should give up to four tranches of $40 million each on  following FDA authorization of Afrezza, at the same time with repayment of MannKind Corporation (NASDAQ:MNKD) 3.75% Senior Convertible Notes which is due on 2013, after  the publication  of some results in MannKind two current Phase 3 clinical studies of Afrezza and at closing, the company is going to participate in 8th Annual JMP Securities Healthcare Conference, it will be concentrating on commercializing, discovering and developing treatments for diabetes patients.

MannKind shares decline by 4.10% (NYSE POST)

MannKind Corporation (NASDAQ:MNKD)The stock had moved on to decrease by 4.10% to close at $7.95 on Monday, after the opening price at $8.29 per share. MannKind Corporation (NASDAQ:MNKD) had throughout the trading session moved between $7.91 and $8.29 per share and presently has 52 week lowest price at $1.82 and 52 week highest price at $8.33 per share. The market cap of the stock is at $2.31 billion with 290.88 million shares outstanding and 18% institutional ownership of capital. The trading volume on Monday was at 9.63 million shares on the stock and the average level is at 6.32 million shares per day.

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MannKind Corporation (NASDAQ:MNKD) opened the session at $7.37, remained amid the day range of $6.84 – $8.03, and closed the session at $7.36. The stock showed a negative performance of -7.36% in previous trading session. The stock gained a volume of 8.14 million shares and the average volume of the stock remained 6.15 million shares. MannKind Corporation is a development-stage biopharmaceutical company. The Company is focused on the discovery, development and commercialization of therapeutic products for diseases such as diabetes and cancer.

Insider Selling: MannKind Corporation CFO Sells 10,000 Shares of Stock (Daily Political)

MannKind CFO Matthew Pfeffer sold 10,000 shares of MannKind Corporation  stock in a transaction that occured on Thursday, August 1st. The shares were sold at an average price of $8.00, for a total value of $80,000.00. Following the sale, the chief financial officer now directly owns 83,654 shares in the company.