Vaxart (VXRT) Stock Turns Volatile This Month: What Next?

There was a time when Vaxart (NASDAQ:VXRT) was in sharp focus among investors after it seemed that it could revolutionize the COVID 19 vaccine space with its oral pill.

Vaxart (VXRT) Stock Turns Volatile This Month: What Next?

That saw the stock hit a high of $24.90 a share in February this year but since then it has been in a continued downward spiral and eventually tanked by around 70%. The biggest setback for the company came on February 3 when Vaxart revealed that its oral vaccine VXA Cov2-1 did not actually produce antibodies.

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That being said, there are still plenty of investors who hold a certain degree of hope regarding the company’s vaccine and believe it’s a low-risk bet on a unique COVID 19 vaccine. That being said, it seems more like wishful thinking and recently there was another setback when the Phase 2 trial of the product was deferred to June. Hence, it looks that the party for Vaxart stock may be over.

Anthony Gonzales

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