Molecular Data Inc. (MKD) stock prices were down by 1.22% as of the market closing on September 28th, 2021. This brought the price per share down to USD$0.29 at the end of the trading day. Subsequent premarket fluctuations have seen the stock rise by 2.99%, bringing it up to USD$0.30.
Registered Direct Offering
September 22nd 2021 saw MKD stock announce the closure of its previously announced registered direct offering. The company put up common units up for purchase, each of which consists of one American Depositary Share. Each ADS represents three of its Class A ordinary shares and one warrant to purchase on ADS. The offering will also see the sale of pre-funded units, each of which consists of one pre-funded warrant to purchase one ADS and one warrant to purchase one ADS. The purchase price of the common units has been set at USD$0.38 per unit. The pre-funded warrants have an exercise price of USD$0.0001, while the exercise price of the ADS warrants has been set at USD$0.38. The offering generated gross proceeds in the amount of USD$15 million.
MKD Stock Partnership
MKD stock announced on September 13th, 2021 that it had reached a strategic partnership memorandum for a potential transaction. The transaction includes the acquiring of a stake in a renowned Chinese logistics player with nearly 10 years of domain expertise. The chemical logistics business exceeded the USD$50 billion mark. This was made possible by the 300,000 trucks being deployed in hazardous materials transportation at the time. The partnership will facilitate the deploying of systems to accurately dispatch the trucks. The strength of the combined companies’ resources will address inadequacies in the transactions, with customers being able to increase logistics efficiency and reduce costs.
The company is a technology-driven platform that is a leader in the Chinese chemical industry. It serves to connect users along the chemical value chain through integrated solutions. MKD stock delivers e-commerce solutions, financial solutions and warehousing, and logistics solutions. Along with SaaS suit these offerings are intended to solve pain points for participants in the traditional chemical industry.
Future Outlook for MKD Stock
The company reported a promising quarter, consolidated by the continued development of its strategic partnership. MKD stock is keen to capitalize on the opportunities presented to it in a bid to usher in further growth. Current and potential investors are hopeful that management will be able to leverage the resources at their disposal. This is hoped to facilitate significant and sustained increases in shareholder value.