28 Stocks Moving In Wednesday's Mid-Day Session

Gainers

  • ProQR Therapeutics N.V. PRQR shares jumped 19.4% to $7.09.
  • Five Prime Therapeutics, Inc. FPRX shares rose 15.7% to $4.27.
  • Ocugen, Inc. OCGN shares climbed 14.1% to $1.46 after the company reported a $2 million buyback.
  • Advaxis, Inc. ADXS gained 12.6% to $0.4301 in sympathy with the overall market on renewed optimism in the upcoming U.S.-China trade talks.
  • American Outdoor Brands Corporation AOBC rose 11.2% to $6.68 after Craig-Hallum upgraded the company's stock from Hold to Buy and announced a $10 price target.
  • Pieris Pharmaceuticals, Inc. PIRS gained 10.8% to $3.22.
  • Sleep Number Corporation SNBR shares climbed 8.9% to $43.79.
  • Soliton, Inc. SOLY gained 8.4% to $12.40.
  • Generac Holdings Inc. GNRC shares rose 7.6% to $82.69.
  • Iridium Communications Inc. IRDM rose 7% to $21.88 after Sidoti & Co upgraded the stock from Neutral to Buy and announced a price target of $26 per share.
  • Sterling Construction Company, Inc. STRL shares gained 6.7% to $15.47.
  • Roku, Inc. ROKU rose 6.3% to $114.83. Macquarie upgraded Roku from Neutral to Outperform.
  • Mobile TeleSystems Public Joint Stock Company MBT rose 5.4% to $8.31.
  • Seadrill Limited SDRL rose 5.3% to $1.80 despite no company-specific news. This could potentially be a rebound after the stock dropped approximately 52% over the past month.
  • FireEye, Inc. FEYE shares rose 4.6% to $14.47. FireEye said it expects Q3 sales at or above the high end of prior guidance range of $217 million to $221 million. The company projects billings within prior guidance range of $245 million to $255 million.


Check out these big penny stock gainers and losers

Losers

  • James River Group Holdings, Ltd. JRVR shares dipped 19.9% to $39.19 after the company announced the early cancellation of insurance policies issued to its largest customer scheduled for Q3. The stock was also downgraded from a couple firms and lowered their price target.
  • TimkenSteel Corporation TMST dropped 10.6% to $5.24 after TimkenSteel named Terry Dunlap as interim chief executive.
  • United States Steel Corporation X shares fell 8.7% to $10.07. The company late Tuesday announced organizational changes to implement an 'enhanced operating model' in order to achieve cost savings.
  • Viela Bio, Inc. VIE shares declined 8.4% to $19.28. Viela Bio said it has entered a collaboration agreement with Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma for the development and commercialization of its inebilizumab, a humanized anti-CD19 monoclonal antibody, in nine Asian regions for neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder as well as other potential future indications.
  • iRobot Corporation. IRBT fell 8.3% to $52.66 after Raymond James downgraded the company's stock from Market Perform to Underperform.
  • RPC, Inc. RES dropped 8.1% to $4.76 after Citigroup maintained a Sell rating on the company's stock and lowered the price target from $5 to $4.80. RPC is expected to release its Q3 financial results on Wednesday, October 23, 2019 before the market opens.
  • Loop Industries, Inc. LOOP dipped 8% to $11.76.
  • Provention Bio, Inc. PRVB tumbled 7.7% to $6.18.
  • TETRA Technologies, Inc. TTI shares declined 7.1% to $1.97.
  • Ossen Innovation Co., Ltd. OSN shares fell 6.5% to $4.4350.
  • Levi Strauss & Co. LEVI dropped 5.9% to $17.85 despite reporting strong Q3 earnings results.
  • Gates Industrial Corporation plc GTES fell 5.9% to $8.93 after RBC Capital downgraded the stock from Outperform to Sector Perform and announced a price target of $10 per share.
  • Monolithic Power Systems, Inc. MPWR dropped 5.6% to $133.92 after Spruce Point Capital released a strong sell research opinion on the stock.

Posted In: Information TechnologyInternet Software & ServicesMid-Day MoversSpruce Point CapitalSprucepoint CapitalTelecommunication ServicesTop GainersWireless Telecommunication ServicesNewsShort SellersMovers & ShakersIntraday UpdateMarketsMoversTrading IdeasGeneral

Ad Disclosure: The rate information is obtained by Bankrate from the listed institutions. Bankrate cannot guaranty the accuracy or availability of any rates shown above. Institutions may have different rates on their own websites than those posted on Bankrate.com. The listings that appear on this page are from companies from which this website receives compensation, which may impact how, where, and in what order products appear. This table does not include all companies or all available products.

All rates are subject to change without notice and may vary depending on location. These quotes are from banks, thrifts, and credit unions, some of whom have paid for a link to their own Web site where you can find additional information. Those with a paid link are our Advertisers. Those without a paid link are listings we obtain to improve the consumer shopping experience and are not Advertisers. To receive the Bankrate.com rate from an Advertiser, please identify yourself as a Bankrate customer. Bank and thrift deposits are insured by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. Credit union deposits are insured by the National Credit Union Administration.

Consumer Satisfaction: Bankrate attempts to verify the accuracy and availability of its Advertisers' terms through its quality assurance process and requires Advertisers to agree to our Terms and Conditions and to adhere to our Quality Control Program. If you believe that you have received an inaccurate quote or are otherwise not satisfied with the services provided to you by the institution you choose, please click here.

Rate collection and criteria: Click here for more information on rate collection and criteria.