Spherix Announces Filing of its Annual Report on Form 10-K, Records $7.5 Million One Time Gain

Press Release from Spherix Incorporated

NEW YORK, March 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Spherix Incorporated (NASDAQ: SPEX)- a technology development company committed to the fostering of innovative ideas, announced today that it has filed its Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2018 with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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A copy of the Annual Report on Form 10-K is available to be viewed or downloaded from the Investor Relations Section of the Company's Website, here. Financial highlights include a $7.5 million one time gain for the quarter, total assets of $13.3 million, approximately 8 million shares currently outstanding and no debt. Hard copies of the Annual Report on Form 10-K are being mailed to shareholders in advance of the Annual Meeting on April 15, 2019.

"2018 proved to be a pivotal year in the growth and development of the Company. During the fourth quarter that ended December 31, 2018, we recorded a $7.5 million one-time gain due in large part to the successful integration of our recent investments," stated Anthony Hayes, CEO of Spherix.

"Going forward, we will continue to examine similar accretive acquisitions," added Hayes.

About Spherix Incorporated

Spherix Incorporated is a technology development company committed to the fostering of innovative ideas. Spherix Incorporated was formed in 1967 as a scientific research company. Our activities generally include the acquisition and development of technology through internal or external research and development. In addition, we seek to acquire existing rights to intellectual property through the acquisition of already issued patents and pending patent applications, both in the United States and abroad. We may alone, or in conjunction with others, develop products and processes associated with technology development and monetizing related intellectual property.

Forward-Looking Statements
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Investor Relations:

Hayden IR


Brett Maas, Managing Partner


Phone: (646) 536-7331


Email: brett@haydenir.com


www.haydenir.com



Spherix:

Phone: 212-745-1373


Email: investorrelations@spherix.com


www.spherix.com

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