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42 Stocks Moving in Wednesday's Pre-Market Session

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42 Stocks Moving in Wednesday's Pre-Market Session

Gainers

  • Momenta Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: MNTA) shares rose 68% to $52.00 in pre-market trading after Johnson & Johnson announced plans to acquire Momenta Pharmaceuticals for $6.5 billion in cash.
  • Hudson Ltd. (NYSE: HUD) shares rose 48.2% to $7.60 in pre-market trading after the company reported proposed acquisition of all remaining equity interests in the company for $7.70 per share in cash by Dufry AG Group, Hudson’s controlling shareholder.
  • 9 Meters Biopharma, Inc. (NASDAQ: NMTR) rose 40% to $0.9101 in pre-market trading following the company's form 4 filing indicating an insider buy of 100,000 shares. 9 Meters Biopharma shares jumped around 17% on Tuesday after Brookline Capital initiated coverage on the company's stock with a Buy rating and announced a $5 price target.
  • LightInTheBox Holding Co., Ltd. (NYSE: LITB) rose 32% to $3.73 in pre-market trading after the company swung to a profit in the second quarter. The company said it expects Q3 sales of $95 million to $110 million.
  • Blonder Tongue Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE: BDR) shares rose 23.8% to $0.94 in pre-market trading after dropping over 4% on Tuesday. Blonder Tongue Laboratories, earlier during the month, reported results for the second quarter.
  • Teligent, Inc. (NASDAQ: TLGT) rose 19.3% to $2.54 in pre-market trading.
  • Four Seasons Education (Cayman) Inc. (NYSE: FEDU) rose 15.2% to $1.36 in pre-market trading. Four Seasons Education is expected to release quarterly results on August 20.
  • Unum Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: UMRX) shares rose 10.7% to $3.00 in pre-market trading. Unum Therapeutics released Q2 results last week.
  • MOGU Inc. (NYSE: MOGU) rose 10.7% to $3.01 in pre-market trading after jumping 24% on Tuesday.
  • Flux Power Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLUX) rose 10.7% to $4.65 in pre-market trading after dropping 17% on Tuesday Flux Power reported pricing of $10.8 million public offering last week.
  • Verona Pharma plc (NASDAQ: VRNA) rose 10.4% to $9.05 in pre-market trading after the company initiated multiple dose part of Phase 2 clinical trial with pMDI formulation of ensifentrine in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
  • Accelerate Diagnostics, Inc. (NASDAQ: AXDX) rose 9.8% to $16.30 in pre-market trading after the company announced the FDA issued Emergency Use Authorization for its BioCheck Covid-19 antibody testing system.
  • CytomX Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: CTMX) rose 8.5% to $7.79 in pre-market trading.
  • OneSmart International Education Group Limited (NYSE: ONE) rose 8.1% to $5.86 in pre-market trading. OneSmart shares jumped over 30% on Tues after reporting Q3 results.
  • BioLineRx Ltd. (NASDAQ: BLRX) rose 8.1% to $2.28 in pre-market trading after the company announced it has achieved its enrollment target in the phase 3 GENESIS trial for planned interim analysis.
  • Eastman Kodak Company (NYSE: KODK) rose 7.9% to $8.64 in pre-market trading after rising around 5% on Tuesday.
  • Energous Corporation (NASDAQ: WATT) shares rose 7.9% to $4.25 in pre-market trading after climbing 18% on Tuesday. Energous, last week, introduced EN7410M module, a new wireless charging transmitter module.
  • Precipio, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRPO) rose 7.3% to $2.76 in pre-market trading after declining around 21% on Tuesday. Precipio released Q2 results last week.
  • Pulmatrix, Inc. (NASDAQ: PULM) rose 6.4% to $1.33 in pre-market trading. Pulmatrix reported Q2 results earlier during the month.
  • Target Corporation (NYSE: TGT) rose 5.7% to $144.70 in pre-market trading after reporting upbeat quarterly results. The company also reported Q2 comparable sales grew 24.3% and digital comparable sales grew 195%.
  • Golden Ocean Group Limited (NASDAQ: GOGL) rose 5.2% to $4.50 in pre-market trading. On Tuesday, Golden Ocean reported a Q2 loss of $0.29 per share.
  • Abraxas Petroleum Corporation (NASDAQ: AXAS) rose 5% to $0.21 in pre-market trading. Abraxas Petroleum shares jumped around 16% on Tuesday after the company’s board determined to renew the strategic alternatives review announced last October.

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Losers

  • Galapagos NV (NASDAQ: GLPG) fell 26.2% to $138.82 in pre-market trading as it announced its application for filgotinib, an investigational treatment for moderately to severely active rheumatoid arthritis (RA) didn’t get the go-ahead from the United StatesFood and Drug Administration.
  • Greenpro Capital Corp. (NASDAQ: GRNQ) fell 22.4% to $1.28 in pre-market trading. Greenpro Capital shares jumped 117% on Tuesday after the company announced plans to distribute twelve million shares of common stock of D'Swiss to GRNQ's shareholders.
  • Eyenovia, Inc. (NASDAQ: EYEN) fell 17.6% to $3.70 in pre-market trading after the company announced a proposed common stock offering.
  • Sorrento Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: SRNE) fell 11.6% to $10.86 in pre-market trading as a reaction to the company firing its Chief Financial Officer Jiong Shao.
  • Vipshop Holdings Limited (NYSE: VIPS) fell 13.4% to $20.70 in pre-market trading after the company reported worse-than-expected Q2 results. The company also announced the CFO will be resigning for personal reasons.
  • Adtalem Global Education Inc. (NYSE: ATGE) fell 10.5% to $32.20 in pre-market trading after reporting Q4 results.
  • Hudson Capital Inc. (NASDAQ: HUSN) fell 9.3% to $0.4875 in pre-market trading after climbing 13% on Tuesday..
  • NTN Buzztime, Inc. (NYSE: NTN) shares fell 9.1% to $2.29 in pre-market trading. NTN Buzztime, last week, announced a merger deal with Brooklyn ImminoTherapeutics.
  • Sabre Corp (NASDAQ: SABR) fell 8.6% to $7.21 in pre-market trading after the company reported a $250 million offering at $100 per share.
  • Sunworks, Inc. (NASDAQ: SUNW) fell 7.8% to $0.83 in pre-market trading after jumping 27% on Tuesday. The Peck Co, last week, announced plans to buy Sunworks in a stock deal.
  • Plymouth Industrial REIT, Inc. (NYSE: PLYM) shares fell 7.7% to $12.74 in pre-market trading after the company priced offering of 7.5 million shares of common stock at $12.85 per share.
  • Albireo Pharma Inc (NASDAQ: ALBO) fell 7.4% to $25.00 in pre-market trading after the company announced on Tuesday its Phase 2 trial did not achieve proof-of-concept for other key NASH measures.
  • Xenia Hotels & Resorts Inc (NYSE: XHR) fell 7% to $8.09 in pre-market trading after the company filed for a mixed shelf offering.
  • Jack Henry & Associates, Inc. (NASDAQ: JKHY) fell 6.8% to $184.20 in pre-market trading after the company issued weak FY21 forecast.
  • Predictive Oncology Inc. (NASDAQ: POAI) fell 6.5% to $1.16 in pre-market trading after declining 5% on Tuesday. Predictive Oncology, last week, reported Q2 results.
  • CBL & Associates Properties, Inc. (NYSE: CBL) fell 6.5% to $0.18 in pre-market trading after dropping about 4% on Tuesday. CBL & Associates, earlier during the month, reported Q2 results.
  • Gilead Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: GILD) fell 6% to $64.97 in pre-market trading as it announced its application for filgotinib, an investigational treatment for moderately to severely active rheumatoid arthritis (RA) didn’t get the go-ahead from the United StatesFood and Drug Administration.
  • India Globalization Capital, Inc. (NYSE: IGC) fell 6% to $1.71 in pre-market trading after dropping 12% on Tuesday. India Globalization Capital, last week, said the FDA approved the initiation of the company's cannabinoid trial on Alzheimer's patients.
  • Alcon AG (NYSE: ALC) shares fell 6% to $57.54 in pre-market trading after reporting a Q2 loss.
  • Forward Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: FORD) fell 5.7% to $1.67 in pre-market trading. Forward Industries shares jumped around 30% on Tuesday after the company announced on Monday it has acquired Kablooe Design.
 

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