|9 Months Ended|
Sep. 30, 2016
|Stockholders' Equity Note Disclosure [Text Block]||
Note 4 Equity
On May 2, 2016, the Company amended and restated its certificate of incorporation to increase the number of shares authorized to 80,000,000 of which 5,000,000 shares of preferred stock are authorized and 75,000,000 shares of common stock are authorized.
We are authorized to issue up to 5,000,000 shares of preferred stock. Our certificate of incorporation authorizes the board to issue these shares in one or more series, to determine the designations and the powers, preferences and relative, participating, optional or other special rights and the qualifications, limitations and restrictions thereof, including the dividend rights, conversion or exchange rights, voting rights (including the number of votes per share), redemption rights and terms, liquidation preferences, sinking fund provisions and the number of shares constituting the series. As of September 30, 2016, there was no designated preferred stock.
On May 31, 2016, the Company completed its IPO and sold 1,540,026 shares of the Company’s common stock. The IPO price per share was $6.00. The Company received net proceeds of $8,464,183 after deducting underwriting discounts, commissions and direct offering expenses payable by us. Pursuant to our agreement with our underwriters, as additional compensation, we issued the underwriters warrants to purchase 107,802 shares of common stock exercisable for a period of 5 years from date of issuance at an exercise price of $7.50 per share. The relative fair value of these warrants was $374,763 calculated using the Black-Scholes option-pricing model. Variables used in the Black-Scholes option-pricing model include: (1) discount rate of 1.39% (2) expected life of 5 years, (3) expected volatility of 80.61%, and (4) zero expected dividends.
In August 2015, the Company agreed to issue 4,600,000 shares of common stock to its director, officers and founders for subscriptions of $4,600 cash to be received. As of September 30, 2016, the Company had not collected the proceeds for $3,000 of the subscriptions.
During the period from January 1, 2016 through May 2, 2016, the Company sold 234,296 common shares for $702,888. These shares are subject to the following lock-up agreement, from and after the later of six months after issuance or 90 days from the effective date of our IPO registration statement until the one-year anniversary thereof, (a) the holder of the shares can sell up to 10% of the purchased shares per month, subject to a maximum sale on any trading day of 8% of the daily volume of the common stock; (b) if the common stock price is over $7.00 per share for five consecutive trading days then the holder of the shares can sell up to 20% of the purchased shares per month, subject to a maximum sale on any trading day of 10% of the daily volume of the common stock; and (c) if the common stock price is over $12.00 per share then the holder of the shares is not restricted from making any sales until such time as the common stock price falls back below $12.00 per share.
On June 20, 2016, the Company agreed to issue 24,000 shares of common stock to PCG Advisory Group, the Company’s investor relations firm, for services provided. The fair value of these shares was $157,688 based on the market price on the grant date.
Adoption of 2015 Stock Plan
On December 5, 2015, the Board of Directors of the Company approved the Company’s 2015 Stock Plan, which was amended on April 22, 2016. The expiration date of the plan is December 5, 2025 and the total number of underlying shares of the Company’s common stock available for grant to employees, directors and consultants under the plan is 2,500,000 shares. The awards under the 2015 Stock Plan can be in the form of stock options, stock awards or stock unit awards. The following is a summary of option activities for the nine months ended September 30, 2016:
During the nine months ended September 30, 2016, the Company granted an employee and its board of directors options, in the aggregate, to purchase 460,000 shares of the Company’s common stock with an exercise price ranging from $5.71 per share to $5.85 per share, a term of 10 years, and a vesting period of 3 to 4 years. The exercise price was based upon the closing price of the stock on the day of the grant. The options have an aggregated fair value of $1,725,052 that was calculated using the Black-Scholes option-pricing model. Variables used in the Black-Scholes option-pricing model include: (1) discount of 1.30% (2) expected lives of 6 to 6.25 years, (3) expected volatility of 70.18% to 70.44%, and (4) zero expected dividends. During the nine months ended September 30, 2016, the Company recorded $51,251 in stock-based compensation in relation to these options. The Company entered into a separation agreement with its former Chief Financial Officer in October 2016 and as part of the agreement, options to purchase 150,000 shares of common stock issued to the former Chief Financial Officer were cancelled and the vesting was accelerated on the remaining options to purchase 50,000 shares of common stock.
The entire disclosure for shareholders' equity comprised of portions attributable to the parent entity and noncontrolling interest, including other comprehensive income. Includes, but is not limited to, balances of common stock, preferred stock, additional paid-in capital, other capital and retained earnings, accumulated balance for each classification of other comprehensive income and amount of comprehensive income.
Reference 1: http://www.xbrl.org/2003/role/presentationRef