Market Overview

Morning Market Movers

Related ALDX
Exclusive: CEO Todd Brady Lays Out Aldeyra's Groundbreaking Development
IPO Lookout For The Week Of May 5: Alder Biopharma, Cheetah Mobile, GasLog Partners
Related APP
Bigger Capital Sends Letter to American Apparel's 'Discredited Board'
Morning Market Movers
American Apparel to Fire Founder, CEO Dov Charney (Fox Business)

Aldeyra Therapeutics (NASDAQ: ALDX) shares surged 14.35% to $7.65 after the company named Stephen Tulipano as its Chief Financial Officer.

American Apparel (NYSE: APP) shares surged 14.03% to $0.73 after the company's board suspended Dov Charney as CEO and named John Luttrell as Interim CEO.

BlackBerry (NASDAQ: BBRY) jumped 12.30% to $9.31 after the company reported a narrower-than-expected first-quarter loss.

Measurement Specialties (NASDAQ: MEAS) rose 10.35% to $86.07 after the company agreed to be acquired by TE Connectivity (NYSE: TEL) for $86 cash per share.

StemCells (NASDAQ: STEM) climbed 10.19% to $1.73 after the company reported announced positive interim results from Phase I/II AMD trial.

Ballard Power Systems (NASDAQ: BLDP) climbed 8.07% to $4.49 in pre-market trading after reporting a $6 million licensing deal in China.

Flexion Therapeutics (NASDAQ: FLXN) shares jumped 7.85% to $16.08 after the company reported positive topline results from Phase 2a trial with FX006.

The Kroger Co (NYSE: KR) gained 5.65% to $49.94 after the company reported strong Q1 results and raised its FY outlook.

Red Hat (NYSE: RHT) gained 4.78% to $55.64 after the company reported upbeat results for the first quarter and lifted its full-year outlook.

Isis Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: ISIS) soared 4.57% to $35.27 in the pre-market trading. The rise in the stock may be attributed to NY Times article 'In Single Gene, a Path to Fight Heart Attacks', mentioning Isis.

Posted-In: market moversNews Intraday Update Markets Movers

 

Most Popular

Related Articles (APP + ALDX)

Around the Web, We're Loving...

Partner Network

Get Benzinga's News Delivered Free