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15 Biggest Mid-Day Gainers For Wednesday



  • OpGen Inc (NASDAQ: OPGN) shares climbed 72 percent to $2.70 amid rumor of potential takeover interest. Opgen filed amended S-3 registering shares and warrants on July 11.
  • Ocean Power Technologies Inc (NASDAQ: OPTT) surged 43.7 percent to $11.37. Ocean Power Technologies shares have surged 52.12 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has gained 1.67 percent in the same period.
  • Skypeople Fruit Juice Inc (NASDAQ: SPU) jumped 41.4 percent to $8.8 after climbing 12.95 percent on Tuesday.
  • Progenics Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: PGNX) shares climbed 28.7 percent to $6.36 after announcing the FDA approval of RELISTOR tablets for the treatment of opioid-induced constipation in adults with chronic non-cancer pain.
  • Marvell Technology Group Ltd. (NASDAQ: MRVL) shares gained 13.5 percent to $11.18. Marvell Technology reported better-than-expected earnings for its fourth quarter.
  • Allied World Assurance Co Holdings, AG. (NYSE: AWH) shares surged 13 percent to $40.10. Allied World Assurance reported Q2 operating profit of $0.91 per share.
  • Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ: CTAS) shares surged 9.8 percent to $106.95 after the company reported upbeat Q4 results and issued a strong FY forecast.
  • TerraForm Global Inc (NASDAQ: GLBL) shares gained 9.7 percent to $3.57. TerraForm Global reported preliminary unaudited financial information for the second half of 2015 and first quarter of 2016. Terraform Global Inc reported that SunEdison Inc is planning to sell its interest in the Terraform.
  • Tupperware Brands Corporation (NYSE: TUP) rose 9 percent to $63.29 after the company posted strong Q2 results.
  • Towerstream Corporation (NASDAQ: TWER) shares gained 6.6 percent to $3.42. Towerstream is scheduled to report Q2 financial results on August 9, 2016.
  • Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT) shares gained 6.3 percent to $56.43 after the company reported better-than-expected fiscal fourth-quarter financial results on Tuesday.
  • Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (NASDAQ: ISRG) shares rose 5.5 percent to $708.87 after the company posted stronger-than-expected results for the second quarter on Tuesday.
  • SAP SE (ADR) (NYSE: SAP) shares gained 5 percent to $83.30 after the company reported strong Q2 operating profit.
  • Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (NYSE: VRX) rose 4.6 percent to $24.63 as the company reported that the FDA has approved RELISTOR tablets for the treatment of opioid-induced constipation in adults with chronic non-cancer pain.
  • Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS) rose 2.8 percent to $28.98 after the bank announced better-than-expected adjusted earnings and revenue for the second quarter.

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