36 Stocks Moving In Monday's Mid-Day Session



  • Del Taco Restaurants, Inc. TACO shares jumped 64.6% to $12.40. Jack In The Box Inc JACK agreed to acquire Del Taco Restaurants for $12.51 per share in cash in a deal valued at about $575 million.
  • BuzzFeed BZFD surged 37.2% to $13.20. The company has called itself "the first publicly traded purely digital media company." Buzzfeed started trading on the Nasdaq today.
  • Insignia Systems, Inc. ISIG gained 31.5% to $6.59 after the company reported review of strategic alternatives.
  • Adicet Bio, Inc. ACET shares climbed 28.2% to $12.56 after the company announced interim data from its dose escalation Phase 1 study evaluating the safety and tolerability of ADI-001.
  • Cloopen Group Holding Limited RAAS gained 23% to $3.3174.
  • Sunlands Technology Group STG jumped 18.2% to $3.7850. Sunlands Technology announced that its Board has approved a share repurchase program to repurchase up to $15 million of its Class A ordinary shares.
  • GCP Applied Technologies Inc. GCP rose 15.3% to $31.15. Saint-Gobain announced plans to buy GCP Applied Technologies in a deal valued at around $2.3 billion.
  • Recruiter.com Group, Inc. RCRT gained 14.3% to $3.27.
  • Sonendo, Inc. SONX surged 12.9% to $9.35.
  • Kubient, Inc. KBNT rose 12.7% to $2.75. Kubient, last month, posted a Q3 loss of $0.16 per share.
  • North European Oil Royalty Trust NRT gained 12.3% to $9.65.
  • Vicinity Motor Corp. VEV gained 11.6% to $3.85.
  • Atreca, Inc. BCEL gained 9.7% to $3.15.
  • CF Acquisition Corp. VI CFVI rose 7.4% to $12.78 on continued strength following the SPACs announcement of a merger with Rumble.

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  • Alset EHome International Inc. AEI fell 43.3% to $0.6119 after the company priced its $30 million underwritten public offering.
  • Bolt Biotherapeutics, Inc. BOLT shares dipped 42.4% to $6.05. Bolt Biotherapeutics announced the presentation of interim clinical data from its Phase 1/2 study of BDC-1001.
  • Reata Pharmaceuticals, Inc. RETA fell 37.2% to $49.42. Traders circulated the FDA briefing document saying 'FDA review team does not believe the submitted data demonstrate that bardoxolone is effective in slowing the loss of kidney function in patients with AS...'
  • Aeglea BioTherapeutics, Inc. AGLE fell 29.8% to $4.2150 after the company announced data from the Phase 3 study of pegzilarginase in Arginase 1 Deficiency (ARG1-D) patients aged two years and older. ARG1-D is a rare disease characterized by high levels of the amino acid arginine. The disease manifestations include spasticity, developmental delay, intellectual disability, and seizures.
  • Finch Therapeutics Group, Inc. FNCH dropped 20% to $12.26.
  • Adagio Therapeutics, Inc. ADGI fell 18.8% to $37.22
  • Vaxxinity, Inc. VAXX dipped 18.3% to $7.20. B of A Securities initiated coverage on Vaxxinity with a Buy rating and announced a price target of $21.
  • Beyond Air, Inc. XAIR dropped 17.5% to $11.15.
  • Imago BioSciences, Inc. IMGO fell 17.1% to $16.94. Imago BioSciences, last month, posted a Q3 loss of $0.44 per share.
  • OceanPal Inc. OP fell 16.8% to $3.41. OceanPal recently entered into a time charter trip contract for its Panamax dry bulk vessel, the m/v Calipso, a 73,691 dwt vessel built in 2005, at a gross charter rate of $18,750 per day, for about 15-20 days.
  • Nam Tai Property Inc. NTP fell 16% to $11.97. Nam Tai Property confirmed results of special meeting of shareholders.
  • AEye, Inc. LIDR dipped 15.6% to $4.4450.
  • Erasca, Inc. ERAS dropped 14.3% to $12.12. Erasca, last month, posted a Q3 loss of $0.46 per share.
  • Bird Global, Inc. BRDS fell 14.1% to $6.84.
  • BioNTech SE BNTX dropped 13.6% to $297.03 as vaccine names pulled back after gaining in late November amid omicron concerns.
  • Moderna, Inc. MRNA dipped 12.4% to $268.54. Moderna President Stephen Hoge said there’s a “real risk” that existing COVID-19 vaccines will be less effective against omicron, reported Bloomberg. In contrast, U.S. medical adviser Anthony Fauci said the variant’s severity might be limited.
  • AST SpaceMobile, Inc. ASTS shares fell 11.9% to $8.14. AST SpaceMobile, last month, posted Q3 EPS of $0.07 on sales of $2.45 million.
  • Zscaler, Inc. ZS fell 10.1% to $281.73. Daiwa Capital downgraded Zscaler from Neutral to Underperform and announced a $286 price target.
  • Ebang International Holdings Inc. EBON fell 9.2% to $1.18. Ebang International will hold its 2021 Annual General Meeting of on December 15, 2021.
  • Power & Digital Infrastructure Acquisition Corp. XPDI shares fell 8.2% to $10.95 after dropping more than 10% on Friday.
  • Hut 8 Mining Corp. HUT shares fell 7.4% to $8.68. Hut 8 Mining, last week, reported it mined 265 Bitcoin in November, down from prior months.
  • Riot Blockchain, Inc. RIOT shares fell 6% to $26.95 in sympathy with the price of Bitcoin and Ethereum.
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