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12 Biggest Mid-Day Gainers For Thursday

  • Sangamo Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ: SGMO) shares jumped 52.2 percent to $6.62 after the company reported a strategic collaboration with Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE) for Hemophilia A Phase 1/2 therapy program. The company also posted a narrower-than-expected quarterly loss.
  • Real Industry Inc (NASDAQ: RELY) shares climbed 26.5 percent to $3.10 following Q1 results. Real Industry reported a Q1 loss of $0.43 per share on revenue of $337.1 million.
  • Walter Investment Management Corp (NYSE: WAC) shares gained 22.3 percent to $1.81. On Wednesday, Walter Investment posted a narrower-than-expected quarterly loss.
  • LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ: LPSN) surged 18.3 percent to $9.40. LivePerson posted in-line quarterly earnings, while sales exceeded estimates.
  • Intrexon Corp (NYSE: XON) gained 16 percent to $22.68. Intrexon reported a Q1 loss of $31.4 million on sales of $53.7 million.
  • Himax Technologies, Inc. (ADR) (NASDAQ: HIMX) rose 14.5 percent to $7.84. Himax reported a Q1 profit of $1.4 million on revenue of $155.2 million.
  • Pegasystems Inc. (NASDAQ: PEGA) surged 12.5 percent to $53.50 after the company reported strong Q1 results.
  • Destination Maternity Corp (NASDAQ: DEST) gained 11.1 percent to $4.19.
  • Asure Software Inc (NASDAQ: ASUR) shares rose 10.8 percent to $14.34 as the company posted upbeat Q1 results and raised its forecast for fiscal 2017.
  • Kelly Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: KELYA) shares jumped 5.2 percent to $23.07 after the company posted better-than-expected quarterly profit.
  • Neuralstem, Inc. (NYSE: CUR) shares gained 3.8 percent to $4.14 after surging 35.14 percent on Wednesday. Neuralstem reported a Q1 loss of $7.6 million.
  • Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ: WFM) shares rose 3.7 percent to $37.58. Whole Foods reported in-line earnings for its second quarter and appointed Keith Manbeck as CFO. The company also reported a new stock buyback plan and lifted its quarterly dividend by 29 percent. Wells Fargo upgraded Whole Foods from Market Perform to Outperform.

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