Why Laser Photonics Shares Surged By Around 19%; Here Are 70 Biggest Movers From Friday



  • Agrify Corporation AGFY climbed 53.8% to close at $1.45.
  • FedNat Holding Company FNHC gained 48% to settle at $0.52.
  • IMARA Inc. IMRA shares climbed 46.9% to close at $3.79 after the company, along with Enliven Therapeutics, announced a merger agreement to combine the two companies in an all-stock transaction.
  • Avenue Therapeutics, Inc. ATXI jumped 37% to close at $3.33. Avenue Therapeutics recently priced a roughly 3.6 million unit offering at $3.30 per unit.
  • MicroCloud Hologram Inc. HOLO gained 27.7% to settle at $2.58.
  • Gravitas Education Holdings, Inc. GEHI shares surged 27.1% to close at $19.06.
  • Marker Therapeutics, Inc. MRKR gained 25.8% to settle at $0.39.
  • Nutanix, Inc. NTNX jumped 24.6% to close at $26.35 following a WSJ report indicating the company is exploring a sale after receiving takeover interest.
  • Intelligent Living Application Group Inc. ILAG gained 23.8% to close at $6.51 on Friday.
  • Sunshine Biopharma, Inc. SBFM gained 23.5% to close at $0.8050.
  • Castellum, Inc. CTM jumped 22.5% to close at $1.47. Castellum announced pricing of $3 million public offering of 1.5 million shares at a price of $2.00 per share.
  • Reata Pharmaceuticals, Inc. RETA gained 20.6% to close at $30.21. Reata Pharmaceuticals said FDA does not plan to hold advisory committee meeting to discuss the NDA for Omaveloxolone for Friedreich's Ataxia.
  • cbdMD, Inc. YCBD jumped 19.6% to settle at $0.2990. cbdMD recently announced strategic launch of strongest CBD at the best value.
  • Ecoark Holdings, Inc. ZEST jumped 19.3% to close at $0.8110.
  • Laser Photonics Corporation LASE gained 18.9% to close at $4.91 after the company announced it is implementing an aggressive hiring campaign due to a sizeable increase in leads and inquiries.
  • Yield10 Bioscience, Inc. YTEN surged 17.5% to settle at $3.36.
  • Bionomics Limited BNOX rose 17.3% to settle at $8.80.
  • Connexa Sports Technologies Inc. CNXA shares gained 17% to close at $0.2703 after declining around 7% on Thursday. CONNEXA, last month, announced a $5.0 million private placement.
  • SoundHound AI, Inc. SOUN surged 16.6% to settle at $3.93.
  • Brilliant Earth Group, Inc. BRLT climbed 15.7% to close at $6.72.
  • ShiftPixy, Inc. PIXY gained 15% to close at $12.65.
  • Wave Life Sciences Ltd. WVE rose 13.8% to settle at $5.20.
  • Zymeworks Inc. ZYME jumped 12.9% to close at $5.52.
  • Wallbox N.V. WBX gained 12.6% to settle at $7.17.
  • Heart Test Laboratories, Inc. HSCS gained 10.5% to close at $1.48.
  • Tango Therapeutics, Inc. TNGX rose 9.3% to settle at $5.17. Tango Therapeutics Director Aaron Davis reported purchase of 237,000 shares at an average price of $4.41 per share in Form 4 filing on Thursday.
  • Applied Therapeutics, Inc. APLT rose 8.4% to close at $0.6160. Applied Therapeutics CEO Shoshana Shendelman reported purchase of 73,256 shares at an average price of $0.56 per share in Form 4 filing on Thursday.
  • Shuttle Pharmaceuticals Holdings, Inc. SHPH climbed 6.8% to close at $3.44.
  • Allarity Therapeutics, Inc. ALLR rose 6.3% to close at $0.8250. Allarity Therapeutics recently regains compliance with NASDAQ Listing Requirements.
  • NLS Pharmaceutics AG NLSP rose 6.1% to close at $0.52.




  • TOP Financial Group Limited TOP shares tumbled 73.5% to close at $5.49. Shares of banks and financial services companies traded lower amid overall market weakness as investors continue to weigh inflation concerns. Negative price action in Morgan Stanley following earnings could also be impacting the sector.
  • Alfi, Inc. ALF fell 69.9% to settle at $0.2533. The company said, on October 14, it ceased operations and filed a voluntary petition for relief under provisions of Chapter 7.
  • Novo Integrated Sciences, Inc. NVOS shares dipped 61.9% to close at $0.2855 on Friday after the company announced pricing of $2 million public offering of 4 million units at $0.50 per unit.
  • Minerva Surgical, Inc. UTRS fell 29.4% to close at $0.42.
  • Digital Brands Group, Inc. DBGI dropped 26.3% to settle at $0.0811. Shares of several companies in the broader consumer discretionary sector traded lower amid overall market weakness as stocks give up gains following yesterday's rally while investors continue to weigh inflation concerns.
  • FingerMotion, Inc. FNGR declined 22.9% to settle at $6.63.
  • Nutex Health Inc. NUTX fell 22.4% to close at $0.7394 after jumping 72% on Thursday. Nutex recently provided a corporate update.
  • Dunxin Financial Holdings Limited DXF dropped 22.1% to settle at $0.2761.
  • Nuwellis, Inc. NUWE fell 21.5% to close at $0.2605 after dropping 10% on Thursday. Nuwellis recently announced results of the AVOID-HF clinical study analysis at the 2022 HFSA meeting, showing a "statistically superior clinical benefit of Aquadex therapy in reducing heart failure events and mortality."
  • First Wave BioPharma, Inc. FWBI fell 20.6% to close at $1.12. First Wave BioPharma recently priced 3.4 million share + warrant offering at $1.745/share + warrant.
  • Schmitt Industries, Inc. SMIT dropped 19.4% to close at $1.62. Shares of several companies in the broader technology sector trade lower amid a rise in treasury yields, which has pressured growth stocks.
  • Kalera Public Limited Company KAL fell 19% to settle at $0.72.
  • SHF Holdings, Inc. SHFS fell 18.5% to close at $4.2301.
  • Rani Therapeutics Holdings, Inc. RANI declined 18.2% to close at $7.08.
  • Hempacco Co., Inc. HPCO dropped 17.8% to close at $2.78. GPOPlus+ entered into Master Distribution Agreement with Hempacco.
  • Abeona Therapeutics Inc. ABEO fell 17.3% to close at $4.30.
  • Pintec Technology Holdings Limited PT declined 17.2% to settle at $0.5878.
  • Peloton Interactive, Inc. PTON fell 16.9% to close at $7.24.
  • First Republic Bank FRC shares tumbled 16.4% to close at $112.59 after the company reported mixed Q3 results.
  • Praxis Precision Medicines, Inc. PRAX fell 16.1% to close at $1.67.
  • ACM Research, Inc. ACMR fell 15.8% to close at $7.98. Shares of several companies in the broader technology sector traded lower amid a rise in treasury yields, which has pressured growth stocks.
  • Applied DNA Sciences, Inc. APDN fell 15.6% to close at $2.38.
  • WISeKey International Holding AG WKEY declined 15.5% to settle at $1.25.
  • Duolingo, Inc. DUOL fell 15% to close at $78.31.
  • Salarius Pharmaceuticals, Inc. SLRX dropped 13.8% to close at $0.1810. Salarius Pharmaceuticals announced a 1-for-25 reverse stock split beginning with the opening of trading on October 17.
  • Dragonfly Energy Holdings Corp. DFLI fell 13.7% to settle at $7.50.
  • AnPac Bio-Medical Science Co., Ltd. ANPC dipped 12.1% to close at $0.1781.
  • GitLab Inc. GTLB fell 11.9% to settle at $41.93.
  • Rivian Automotive, Inc. RIVN dropped 11.7% to close at $28.71. Rivian recently announced a recall of the company's vehicles.
  • Century Aluminum Company CENX fell 11.5% to close at $5.76.
  • Invitae Corporation NVTA fell 11.4% to close at $2.10.
  • Nano-X Imaging Ltd. NNOX declined 11.3% to settle at $11.44.
  • Cyxtera Technologies, Inc. CYXT dropped 10.9% to close at $3.06.
  • Arrival ARVL declined 10.8% to close at $0.6598.
  • Farfetch Limited FTCH fell 10.4% to close at $7.34. Wells Fargo recently named the stock a top pick.
  • Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure Capital, Inc. HASI fell 10.2% to close at $22.91.
  • Nutrien Ltd. NTR fell 10% to settle at $77.92.
  • The Mosaic Company MOS slipped 9.9% to settle at $46.86.
  • Morgan Stanley MS dropped 5.1% to close at $75.30 after the company reported Q3 EPS and sales results down from last year.
  • Fathom Holdings Inc. FTHM fell 5.1% to close at $4.20.
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