Los Angeles, CA - (NewMediaWire) - August 27, 2020 - The Schall Law Firm, a national shareholder rights litigation firm, announces that it is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Progenity, Inc. (“Progenity” or “the Company”) (NASDAQ: PROG) for violations of the securities laws.
The investigation focuses on whether the Company issued false and/or misleading statements and/or failed to disclose information pertinent to investors. Progenity conducted its initial public offering (“IPO”) on June 19, 2020, selling 6.8 million shares at $15.00 per share. The Company issued a press release announcing its second quarter 2020 financial results on August 13, 2020. In its release, the Company revealed a wide miss on revenue compared to analysts’ estimates. According to the Company, “second-quarter revenues reflected a $10.3 million accrual for refunds to government payors,” related to a DOJ and multistate settlement of billing fraud charges and allegations of kickbacks paid to doctors. Based on this news, shares of Progenity fell by nearly 14% on August 14, 2020.
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