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15 Biggest Mid-Day Gainers For Thursday

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  • Superconductor Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: SCON) shares climbed 78 percent to $2.28. Superconductor Technologies shares have declined 62.90 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has gained 6.17 percent in the same period.
  • Hongli Clean Energy Technologies Corp (NASDAQ: CETC) shares surged 49.3 percent to $5.63.
  • Rand Logistics, Inc. (NASDAQ: RLOG) shares jumped 43.3 percent to $1.56. Rand Logistics shares have dropped 52.05 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has gained 6.17 percent in the same period.
  • Global Ship Lease Inc (NYSE: GSL) shares gained 23.5 percent to $2.47 after gaining 28.21 percent on Wednesday.
  • Western Refining, Inc. (NYSE: WNR) climbed 22.1 percent to $37.23 as Tesoro Corporation (NYSE: TSO) announced plans to buy Western Refining for $37.30 per share in a stock transaction.
  • Moleculin Biotech Inc (NASDAQ: MBRX) gained 18.3 percent to $3.10 after the company reported positive FDA guidance regarding Annamycin IND.
  • Lendingtree Inc (NASDAQ: TREE) rose 13.1 percent to $99.72 after the company disclosed that it has acquired CompareCards
  • Universal American Corporation (NYSE: UAM) jumped 12.3 percent to $9.98 after WellCare Health Plans, Inc. (NYSE: WCG) announced plans to buy the company for around $600 million.
  • Sino-Global Shipping America, Ltd. (NASDAQ: SINO) shares rose 12 percent to $7.54 after climbing 178.10 percent on Wednesday.
  • Childrens Place Inc (NASDAQ: PLCE) shares rose 11 percent to $97.25 after the company reported upbeat Q3 results.
  • Aegean Marine Petroleum Network Inc. (NYSE: ANW) gained 9.9 percent to $10.00 after the company posted upbeat quarterly results.
  • Hain Celestial Group Inc (NASDAQ: HAIN) shares rose 9.3 percent to $39.15 after the company disclosed that the Audit Committee has found no evidence of intentional wrongdoing.
  • NetApp Inc. (NASDAQ: NTAP) rose 8.9 percent to $37.83 after the company reported better-than-expected earnings for its second quarter and issued a strong earnings forecast for the current quarter.
  • Best Buy Co Inc (NYSE: BBY) shares climbed 8.9 percent to $44.03 after the company reported upbeat Q3 results and issued a strong profit outlook for the current quarter.
  • Murphy USA Inc (NYSE: MUSA) gained 3.1 percent to $66.48. Stephens & Co. upgraded Murphy USA from Equal-Weight to Overweight.

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