Morning Market Movers
Transcept Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: TSPT) rose 32.66% to $2.64 after the company and Paratek Pharmaceuticals signed a merger agreement.
Agenus (NASDAQ: AGEN) rose 23.60% to $3.98 following the report of positive Phase 2 results.
Salix Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: SLXP) climbed 13.03% to $139.42 as the company reported that endpoint was met in TARGET 3 study.
EveryWare Global (NASDAQ: EVRY) gained 12.31% to $1.46 as the company provided an update on credit agreements.
Amicus Therapeutics (NASDAQ: FOLD) surged 10.44% to $3.69 after jumping 10.23% on Monday. Janney Capital and Leerink Partners upgraded Amicus Therapeutics.
GoPro (NASDAQ: GPRO) rose 9.94% to $44.58 following an announcement by the Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) that it will list options for GoPro starting Monday, July 7. GoPro shares jumped 13.39% on Monday.
iPass (NASDAQ: IPAS) climbed 8.33% to $1.30 after the company completed the successful sale of its Unity Managed Network Services business unit for $28.2 million to Tolt Solutions.
Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX) gained 3.55% to $456.26 after Goldman Sachs upgraded the stock from Neutral to Buy and lifted the target price from $380 to $590.
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