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15 Biggest Mid-Day Gainers For Tuesday

  • Nature's Sunshine Prod. (NASDAQ: NATR) climbed 24.3 percent to $11.00 as the company disclosed that it has received its direct selling license in China.
  • xG Technology Inc (NASDAQ: XGTI) shares jumped 24 percent to $1.80. xG Technology posted Q1 earnings of $0.84 per share on revenue of $9.335 million.
  • Taitron Components Inc. (NASDAQ: TAIT) shares surged 22.6 percent to $1.50.
  • Akebia Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ: AKBA) shares climbed 18.9 percent to $15.34. Akebia and Vifor Pharma reported an exclusive license agreement to provide vadadustat to Fresenius Medical Care upon the FDA approval.
  • WashingtonFirst Bankshares Inc (NASDAQ: WFBI) gained 18.6 percent to $34.21 after the company agreed to be acquired by Sandy Spring Bancorp Inc. (NASDAQ: SASR).
  • DXP Enterprises Inc (NASDAQ: DXPE) shares surged 18 percent to $39.02 after the company posted upbeat quarterly results.
  • Etsy Inc (NASDAQ: ETSY) jumped 17.2 percent to $13.27. TPG Group Holdings Advisors reported a 4.3 percent stake in Etsy, while Dragoneer Investment Group reported a 3.7 percent stake in the company.
  • Weibo Corp (ADR) (NASDAQ: WB) climbed 16.5 percent to $73.25 after the company posted upbeat Q1 results.
  • SINA Corp (NASDAQ: SINA) jumped 16.2 percent to $97.63 after reporting strong quarterly results.
  • Triumph Group Inc (NYSE: TGI) gained 12.2 percent to $22.95. Baird upgraded Triumph Group from Underperform to Outperform.
  • Chinanet Online Holdings Inc (NASDAQ: CNET) surged 9.4 percent to $1.24. ChinaNet Online reported a Q1 loss of $0.09 per share on revenue of $7.3 million.
  • ImmunoGen, Inc. (NASDAQ: IMGN) shares rose 7.4 percent to $4.90 after climbing 11.22 percent on Monday
  • Vodafone Group Plc (ADR) (NASDAQ: VOD) shares rose 4.8 percent to $28.89. Vodafone’s adjusted core earnings, excluding the Indian business, increased 5.8 percent to 14.1 billion euros.
  • Magic Software Enterprises Ltd (NASDAQ: MGIC) rose 4.5 percent to $8.39. Magic Software reported Q1 earnings of $4.3 million on revenue of $60.8 million.
  • Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. (NASDAQ: GILT) gained 4 percent to $5.23. Gilat posted Q1 earnings of $0.03 per share on sales of $63.93 million.

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