Morning Market Movers
Response Genetics (NASDAQ: RGDX) rose 19.99% to $1.44 after the company reported that it has signed contracts with six new provider networks.
Amyris (NASDAQ: AMRS) climbed 11.17% to $4.48 after the company and BASF reached an agreement for strain engineering collaboration.
Catalyst Pharmaceutical Partners (NASDAQ: CPRX) rose 9.50% to $2.42 after the company priced an underwritten public offering of 11,325,000 shares at $2.21 per share.
CytRx (NASDAQ: CYTR) shares climbed 8.92% to $4.15 on positive Aldoxorubicin data.
Magnegas (NASDAQ: MNGA) rose 8.17% to $1.59 after the company expanded into Georgia with a new distributor.
Acacia Research (NASDAQ: ACTG) climbed 8.03% to $17.62 after the company announced settlements and license agreements.
Perry Ellis International (NASDAQ: PERY) shares surged 6.60% to $15.19 after the company announced Q4 results. Perry Ellis swung to a quarterly loss of $28.2 million, or $1.91 per share, versus a year-ago profit of $4.4 million, or $0.28 per share. Excluding special items, it earned $0.06 per share.
Pandora Media (NYSE: P) climbed 4.56% to $32.88 on positive March audience metrics.
Ctrip.com International (NASDAQ: CTRP) shares climbed 3.72% to $54.11 after the company announced up to $600 million share repurchase program.
Kamada (NASDAQ: KMDA) surged 2.94% to $15.41 after the company announced the US proof-of-concept study with Glassia to treat GVHD.
Plug Power (NASDAQ: PLUG) rose 1.74% to $7.61 after the company reported that it has acquired fuel-cell stack maker ReliOn for around $4 million in stock.
MannKind (NASDAQ: MNKD) rose 1.57% to $7.10 after climbing 73.88% on Wednesday.
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