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PTPI Stock: 11 Things to Know About Penny Stock Petros Pharmaceuticals as Shares Rocket 100%+

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Petros Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:PTPI) stock is surging higher on Tuesday following a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

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Let’s dive into that news below to see why investors in PTPI stock are excited today.

  • A filing with the SEC made after-hours Monday reveals an annual meeting of shares holders will take place next month.
  • The event will take place on Dec. 22 and will be virtual due to the current Covid-19 situation.
  • The meeting is set to start at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time that day.
  • In that SEC filing, the company also notes that the event will see five Board seats voted on.
  • In addition to that, it plans to hold a vote to increase the aggregate number of shares available for the grant of awards by 1,521,654 shares.
  • That would bring the total up to 2,600,000 shares.
  • The meeting will also have shareholders voting on the appointment of EisnerAmper as the company’s independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending Dec. 31, 2021.
  • Petros Pharmaceuticals’ Board of Directors is advising shareholders of PTPI stock to vote in favor of all three of these issues.
  • News of the annual meeting of shareholders has PTPI stock experiencing heavier-than-normal trading today.
  • That has some 68 million shares of the stock on the move as of this writing.
  • This is a hefty jump over the company’s daily average trading volume of about 4.9 million shares.

PTPI stock is up 65.4% as of Tuesday morning but is down 50% since the start of the year.

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