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19 Stocks Moving In Friday's Pre-Market Session

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Gainers

  • Flex Pharma Inc (NASDAQ: FLKS) rose 45 percent to $5.19 in pre-market trading after gaining 0.56 percent on Thursday.
  • Ascendis Pharma A/S (NASDAQ: ASND) rose 39.4 percent to $38.68 in pre-market trading. Wedbush raised price target on Ascendis Pharma from $36 to $65 following Versartis data.
  • Aldeyra Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ: ALDX) shares rose 10.1 percent to $8.75 in the pre-market trading session after the company reported closing of public offering of 3,967,500 shares of common stock and full exercise of option to purchase additional shares.
  • Health Insurance Innovations Inc (NASDAQ: HIIQ) rose 5.5 percent to $23.00 in pre-market trading after dropping 0.46 percent on Thursday.
  • Noah Holdings Limited (ADR) (NYSE: NOAH) shares rose 5 percent to $31.90 in pre-market trading after gaining 1.40 percent on Thursday.
  • Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (NYSE: FCAU) rose 4.1 percent to $18.07 in pre-market trading after gaining 1.11 percent on Thursday.
  • Axovant Sciences Ltd (NASDAQ: AXON) rose 3.5 percent to $27.00 in pre-market trading after declining 0.46 percent on Thursday.
  • Equifax Inc. (NYSE: EFX) rose 3.3 percent to $101.50 in pre-market trading after gaining 2.34 percent on Thursday.
  • Golden Ocean Group Ltd (NASDAQ: GOGL) shares rose 3.1 percent to $8.98 in pre-market trading after dropping 3.86 percent on Thursday.
  • Sibanye Gold Ltd (ADR) (NYSE: SBGL) shares rose 2.8 percent to $4.73 in pre-market trading after slipping 1.71 percent on Thursday.

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Losers

  • Versartis Inc (NASDAQ: VSAR) shares fell 82.8 percent to $3.70 in pre-market trading after the company disclosed that somavaratan did not meet primary endpoint in Phase 3 VELOCITY trial. Barclays downgraded Versartis from Overweight to Underweight, while Cowen & Co. downgraded the stock from Outperform to Market Perform.
  • Changyou.Com Ltd (ADR) (NASDAQ: CYOU) fell 5.1 percent to $37.89 in pre-market trading after dropping 0.42 percent on Thursday.
  • Carvana Co (NYSE: CVNA) fell 4.8 percent to $16.00 in pre-market trading. B. Riley initiated coverage on Carvana with a Sell rating and a $12.00 price target.
  • Finish Line Inc (NASDAQ: FINL) shares fell 4 percent to $5.60 in pre-market trading. Finish Line reported Q2 adjusted earnings of $0.12 per share on revenue of $469.4 million.
  • CGG SA (ADR) (NYSE: CGG) fell 3.5 percent to $5.90 in pre-market trading after rising 6.92 percent on Thursday.
  • Vedanta Ltd (ADR) (NYSE: VEDL) shares fell 3.5 percent to $19.33 in pre-market trading after dropping 0.35 percent on Thursday.
  • Rambus Inc. (NASDAQ: RMBS) fell 2.7 percent to $12.98 in pre-market trading. JP Morgan downgraded Rambus from Overweight to Neutral.
  • United States Steel Corporation (NYSE: X) shares fell 2.8 percent to $23.96. Cowen & Co. downgraded United States Steel from Market Perform to Underperform.
  • HP Inc (NYSE: HPQ) shares fell 2.2 percent to $19.35 in pre-market trading after rising 0.87 percent on Thursday.
 

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