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Midday Gainers From October 1 - Angie's List Inc, Tekmira Pharmaceuticals Corporation And More


Ardelyx Inc (NASDAQ: ARDX) +32% - The company reported positive results from its 371 patient Phase 2b clinical trial evaluating tenapanor.

Angie’s List Inc (NASDAQ: ANGI) +22% - A report surfaced that the company is exploring strategic options including a possible sale.

Tekmira Pharmaceuticals Corporation (NASDAQ: TKMR) +18% - Following the first reported case of Ebola in the United States, shares are up due to the company’s experimental drug used to treat Ebola.

Portola Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ: PTLA) +12% - The company announced its first Phase 3 study of andexanet alfa met its primary and secondary endpoints with statistical significance.

Acuity Brands, Inc. (NYSE: AYI) + 13% - The company reported earnings that beat expectations of both revenues and earnings.

The New York Times Company (NYSE: NYT) +9.2% - The company reported that is will cut 100 jobs or 7.5 percent of its news its newsroom staff.

Babcock & Wilcox Co (NYSE: BWC) +7% - The company announced that is it exploring the separation of the company's Power Generation Business and Government & Nuclear Operations Business into two publicly traded companies.

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