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44 Stocks Moving In Monday's Mid-Day Session



  • Karuna Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: KRTX) shares surged 233.7% to $58.99 after the company announced its phase 2 trial of KarXT in patients with schizophrenia met its primary endpoint.
  • NovaBay Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NYSE: NBY) shares jumped 36.8% to $0.699 after the company announced its NovaSight daily vitamin will launch on
  • Eltek Ltd. (NASDAQ: ELTK) gained 26.9% to $5.15.
  • Cellcom Israel Ltd. (NYSE: CEL) shares rose 21.1% to $2.98.
  • Capstone Turbine Corporation (NASDAQ: CPST) climbed 18.2% to $3.0377.
  • Dicerna Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: DRNA) gained 17% to $22.58. Dicerna and Novo Nordisk entered into an agreement to discover and develop RNAi Therapies for liver-related cardio-metabolic diseases.
  • Standard Diversified Inc. (NYSE: SDI) climbed 15.7% to $12.60 after the company announced plans to pursue a corporate reorganization with its subsidiary Turning Point Brands.
  • Zealand Pharma A/S (NASDAQ: ZEAL) shares rose 15.6% to $36.21.
  • Alimera Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALIM) climbed 12.6% to $5.35. H.C. Wainwright maintained Alimera Sciences with a Buy and raised the price target from $1 to $15.
  • Acacia Research Corporation (NASDAQ: ACTG) gained 12.2% to $3.31 after announcing a strategic partnership with Starboard Value.
  • Partner Communications Company Ltd. (NASDAQ: PTNR) climbed 12.1% to $4.8210.
  • Agenus Inc. (NASDAQ: AGEN) shares surged 12.1% to $4.17.
  • GSX Techedu Inc. (NYSE: GSX) surged 12.1% to $16.72.
  • Yandex N.V. (NASDAQ: YNDX) shares rose 11.9% to $40.05 after the company announced a $300 million share buyback.
  • BioXcel Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: BTAI) surged 11.7% to $5.75.
  • CooTek (Cayman) Inc. (NYSE: CTK) shares rose 11.3% to $6.30 following Q3 results.
  • InMode Ltd. (NASDAQ: INMD) gained 10.8% to $54.78.
  • Veritone, Inc. (NASDAQ: VERI) rose 10.8% to $3.14.
  • China Automotive Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CAAS) rose 10.5% to $2.96.
  • Eros International plc (NYSE: EROS) surged 9.9% to $2.34 after the company announced a collaboration with YouTube Music in India. This collaboration will feature a special Eros Now subscription package for 99INR for 90 days.
  • MorphoSys AG (NASDAQ: MOR) gained 9.9% to $28.69.
  • Carolina Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: CARO) rose 8.5% to $41.85. United Bankshares Inc announced plans to buy Carolina Financial in a deal valued at $1.1 billion.
  • Carolina Trust BancShares, Inc. (NASDAQ: CART) gained 7.8% to $12.47.

Check out these big penny stock gainers and losers


  • Phio Pharmaceuticals Corp (NASDAQ: PHIO) shares tumbled 26.7% to $0.1392 after the company priced $1 million stock offering at $0.10 per share.
  • Qudian Inc. (NYSE: QD) dropped 18.7% to $6.10 after the company reported worse-than-expected Q3 EPS results and lowered its sales guidance. The company also issued FY19 sales guidance of RMB4 billion below analyst estimate RMB9 Billion.
  • SELLAS Life Sciences Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: SLS) shares fell 17.1% to $4.2701.
  • Liquid Media Group Ltd. (NASDAQ: YVR) dropped 15.5% to $2.40.
  • Senmiao Technology Ltd (NASDAQ: AIHS) dipped 14.1% to $0.92 as a potential sell-off after the stock increased roughly 230% on Friday following the company reporting Q2 EPS and sales results up from last year.
  • Cabot Microelectronics Corporation (NASDAQ: CCMP) shares tumbled 14% to $134.19.
  • Wanda Sports Group Company Limited (NASDAQ: WSG) fell 12.4% to $2.84 after reporting Q3 results.
  • Cancer Genetics, Inc. (NASDAQ: CGIX) dipped 11.5% to $2.16.
  • Sienna Biopharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ: SNNA) dropped 11% to $0.1870 on continued momentum after the company announced the court approval of Chapter 11 bidding procedures.
  • Akerna Corp. (NASDAQ: KERN) fell 10.9% to $5.29 after rising 56.32% on Friday.
  • Range Resources Corporation (NYSE: RRC) dropped 10.6% to $3.78.
  • Abiomed, Inc. (NASDAQ: ABMD) dipped 10.6% to $199.61.
  • Antero Resources Corporation (NYSE: AR) fell 10.2% to $2.02 after Saudi Arabia's crude exports fell from 6.88 million to 6.67 million barrels per day in September indicating a lower demand for oil and gas.
  • Nektar Therapeutics (NASDAQ: NKTR) dropped 10.2% to $17.64.
  • Aurora Cannabis Inc. (NYSE: ACB) shares fell 9.9% to $2.46 after falling 17.02% on Friday.
  • Jumia Technologies AG (NYSE: JMIA) shares declined 9.3% to $4.9801
  • Plus Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: PSTV) dropped 9.2% to $2.46.
  • OrganiGram Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: OGI) fell 9.2% to $2.08.
  • Gulfport Energy Corporation (NASDAQ: GPOR) shares dipped 9.1% to $2.81. Gulfport Energy suspended its buyback program.
  • RPC, Inc. (NYSE: RES) fell 8.9% to $3.7550.
  • Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: WLL) shares dropped 8.5% to $5.79. Shares of several oil & gas companies are trading lower after Saudi Arabia's crude exports fell from 6.88 million to 6.67 million barrels per day in September indicating a lower demand for oil and gas.

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