Flex Pharma

Flex Pharma is a biotechnology company that is developing treatments for muscle cramps and spasms associated with severe neurological conditions and exercise-associated muscle cramps. The Company's lead drug product candidate, FLX-787, is currently in exploratory Phase 2 clinical trials in Australia in patients with multiple sclerosis, or MS, and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, or ALS.It expect to initiate a Phase 2 clinical trial in the United States of FLX-787 in patients with motor neuron disease, primarily with ALS, and another Phase 2 clinical trial in patients with Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease, or CMT. In addition, Flex Pharma launched its consumer product, HOTSHOT, to prevent and treat exercise-associated muscle cramps, or EAMCs.

Company Growth (employees)
Boston, US
Size (employees)
30 (est)
Flex Pharma was founded in 2014 and is headquartered in Boston, US

Key People/Management at Flex Pharma

William McVicar

William McVicar

President and Chief Executive Officer

Flex Pharma Office Locations

Flex Pharma has an office in Boston
Boston, US (HQ)
800 Boylston Street
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Flex Pharma Financials and Metrics

Flex Pharma Financials

Flex Pharma's revenue was reported to be $1 m in FY, 2016

Revenue (Q2, 2017)

335.5 k

Net income (Q2, 2017)

(8.8 m)

EBIT (Q2, 2017)

(8.9 m)

Market capitalization (23-Feb-2018)

72.3 m

Cash (30-Jun-2017)

39.1 m
Flex Pharma's current market capitalization is $72.3 m.
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


1 m

R&D expense

40 m4 m4 m

General and administrative expense

4 m4 m4 m

Operating expense total

44.1 m8 m8 m
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017


112.7 k599.1 k242.5 k335.5 k

Cost of goods sold

110.9 k

Gross profit

1.8 k

Gross profit Margin, %

USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


33.9 m66.7 m22.4 m

Accounts Receivable

12.2 k


370.4 k908.6 k926 k

Current Assets

34.2 m92.2 m62.5 m
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017


110.5 m106 m89.2 m54 m38.9 m27.8 m21.1 m39.1 m

Accounts Receivable

11.6 k21.8 k19.1 k34.7 k


112.6 k274.3 k230.8 k414.3 k688.2 k

Current Assets

111.6 m106.8 m100.2 m86.5 m77.4 m69.1 m54.8 m49.1 m
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

(8 m)(8 m)(8 m)

Depreciation and Amortization

12 k49.9 k277.2 k


(370.4 k)(370.4 k)(370.4 k)

Accounts Payable

254.3 k254.3 k254.3 k
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017

Net Income

(92.7 k)(7.1 m)(8.2 m)(9.6 m)(11.4 m)(10.6 m)(8.3 m)

Accounts Receivable

11.6 k21.8 k19.1 k


112.6 k274.3 k230.8 k414.3 k

Accounts Payable

567.9 k812.3 k692.7 k1.5 m1.5 m1.3 m818.8 k
Y, 2017

Financial Leverage

1.1 x
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