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Curis Inc (NASDAQ: CRIS) shares surged 19.45% to $3.50 at 9:45 am. CRIS reported positive outcome in Genentech pivotal Phase II clinical trial of GDC-0449 in patients with advanced basal cell carcinoma (BCC).

optionsXpress Holdings Inc (NASDAQ: OXPS) shares advanced 15.13% to $17.65. Charles Schwab Corp (NYSE: SCHW) announced its plans to acquire OXPS in a stock-for-stock deal valued at around $1 billion.

Schmitt Industries Inc (NASDAQ: SMIT) climbed 14.94% to $4.00. SMIT had $3.21 million in total cash and no debt for the latest quarter.

TGC Industries Inc (NASDAQ: TGE) jumped 13.76% to $7.77. Dawson Geophysical Co (NASDAQ: DWSN) agreed to buy TGE for stock valued at $157 million, or $8 per share.

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