What Is Going on With NewAge (NBEV) Stock Today?


  • A bankruptcy filing is dragging NewAge (NBEV) stock down today.
  • This has the company seeking a sale.
  • That follows a steady decline of share value for more than a year.
What Is Going on With NewAge (NBEV) Stock Today?

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NewAge (NASDAQ:NBEV) stock is in the spotlight Wednesday after the company filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.

This saw the company filing for protection in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. This has it seeking a “value-maximizing sale process” that will offer the best value for shareholders.

NewAge notes in the filing that it’s received a $16 million debtor in possession financing. This will allow the company to continue normal operations throughout the sale process. It’s also seeking court approval for an asset purchase agreement with stalking horse bidder DIP Financing.

NewAge’s decision to file for bankruptcy comes after NBEV stock has lost value for over a year. That started back on Feb. 12 when shares were trading for almost $4 each. However, a steady decline saw the price drop to its current value of just 22 cents per share.

NBEV Shareholders Are Fleeing the Stock

News of the bankruptcy filing today also has shares of NBEV stock seeing incredibly heavy trading. As of this writing, more than 41 million shares of the stock have changed hands. That’s a massive increase compared to its daily average trading volume of about 5.1 million shares.

NewAge is a health and wellness company that offers a wide range of products to customers. That includes beverages, dietary supplements, lotions, and more.

NBEV stock is down 39.3% as of Wednesday morning and is down 81% since the start of the year.

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