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15 Biggest Mid-Day Gainers For Friday

  • Pulmatrix Inc (NASDAQ: PULM) shares surged 53 percent to $3.58. Pulmatrix shares have dropped 20.95 percent over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has gained 16.70 percent in the same period.
  • Diffusion Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ: DFFN) shares jumped 52.2 percent to $3.73.
  • NantHealth Inc (NASDAQ: NH) shares climbed 25 percent to $6.32.
  • Caladrius Biosciences Inc (NASDAQ: CLBS) shares jumped 23 percent to $6.27 after the company posted upbeat Q4 results.
  • Norsat International Inc (USA) (NYSE: NSAT) surged 17.4 percent to $9.45 after the company reported the receipt of new indication of interest by Privet Fund Management LLP at $10.25 per share.
  • AveXis Inc (NASDAQ: AVXS) gained 16.6 percent to $84.89 after the company reported topline data from Phase 1 trial of AVXS-101.
  • Arbutus Biopharma Corp (NASDAQ: ABUS) surged 14.9 percent to $3.28 after the company disclosed that it has licensed LNP delivery technology to Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALXN) for use in single messenger RNA product candidate.
  • Agile Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ: AGRX) shares rose 14.5 percent to $3.08.
  • Smart Sand Inc (NASDAQ: SND) gained 13.2 percent to $16.43. Johnson Rice upgraded Smart Sand from Buy to Accumulate and raised the price target from $20.00 to $21.00.
  • Adobe Systems Incorporated (NASDAQ: ADBE) shares climbed 5.2 percent to $128.76 after the company reported better-than-expected results for its first quarter and issued a strong forecast for the current quarter. Wunderlich upgraded Adobe from Hold to Buy.
  • Five9 Inc (NASDAQ: FIVN) rose 4.6 percent to $17.60. Pacific Crest upgraded Five9 from Sector Weight to Overweight.
  • Steel Dynamics, Inc. (NASDAQ: STLD) gained 4.6 percent to $37.05. Steel Dynamics expects Q1 earnings of $0.77 to $0.81 per diluted share. The company also declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.1550 per common share.
  • Texas Roadhouse Inc (NASDAQ: TXRH) rose 3.5 percent to $44.29. BTIG Research upgraded Texas Roadhouse from Neutral to Buy.
  • B&G Foods, Inc. (NYSE: BGS) shares gained 3.4 percent to $40.75. Credit Suisse upgraded B&G Foods from Neutral to Outperform.
  • Tiffany & Co. (NYSE: TIF) shares gained 2.7 percent to $92.36 after the company reported upbeat earnings for its fourth quarter.

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