Afternoon Market Gainers
Halozyme Therapeutics (NASDAQ: HALO) soared 21.82% to $7.75 after the company announced positive opinion from SHMP on Roche's Herceptin SC for European approval.
Emmis Communications (NASDAQ: EMMS) popped 18.23 percent to $2.14. The company Q1 earnings is scheduled for after the bell today.
Sandstorm Gold (NYSE: SAND) jumped 14.93% to $5.62. Shares soared after surpassing the support level at $5.00.
American Superconductor (NASDAQ: AMSC) gained 14.91% to $2.69 after Ascendiant Capital initiated the company at a buy rating on greater volume growth.
Tanzanian Royalty Exploration (NYSE: TRX) jumped 14.41% to $2.62 after the company concluded the selection of consulmet for construction and management of the Kigosi and Bingwa/Tembo gold mining projects.
Fortuna Silver Mines (NYSE: FSM) traded up 13.11% to $3.16. Shares are making a rally after hitting a 52-week low recently.
Arkansas Best (NASDAQ: ABFS) climbed 11.31% to $22.25 after the company reported Thursday that its ABF Freight System, employees represented by the International Brotherhood of Teamsters, have ratified ABF's national collective bargaining agreement for the next five years, a critical step in helping return ABF to its historic profitability.
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