Gainers

  • HTG Molecular Diagnostics IncHTGM shares jumped 75.98 percent to close at $4.03 on Thursday after the company issued a strong sales forecast.
  • ChemoCentryx IncCCXI gained 39.42 percent to close at $8.63 on Thursday. ChemoCentryx disclosed that the EMA has accepted for review the registration dossier in support of conditional marketing authorization for avacopan in the treatment of patients with ANCA-associated vasculitis. The company also reports securing of up to $100 million in new capital commitments.
  • Cellect Biotechnology Ltd APOPshares climbed 37.78 percent to close at $9.81 on Thursday after the company disclosed breakthrough clinical results.
  • OneMain Holdings IncOMF shares gained 29.13 percent to close at $34.40. Apollo Global and Varde Partners reported the purchase of significant position in OneMain Holdings from fund managed by affiliate of Fortress Investment Group.
  • IZEA, Inc. IZEAshares gained 27.19 percent to close at $5.52.
  • Cheetah Mobile Inc (ADR)CMCM shares jumped 24.74 percent to close at $14.22 on Thursday after falling 4.36 percent on Wednesday.
  • Sequans Communications S.A. SQNSshares climbed 23.65 percent to close at $2.51. Sequans and NTT DOCOMO announced an agreement to accelerate the adoption of LTE-M technology in Japan.
  • Technical Communications CorporationTCCO shares surged 22.42 percent to close at $10.10.
  • Arcturus Therapeutics Ltd. ARCTshares rose 21.38 percent to close at $9.4799 on Thursday. CureVac and Arcturus Therapeutics reported a strategic collaboration to advance next gen of lipid-mediated mRNA therapeutics.
  • Xunlei LtdXNET shares jumped 18.91 percent to close at $19.81 on Thursday.
  • Jumei International Holding LimitedJMEI shares rose 17.33 percent to close at $3.86.
  • Allied Healthcare Products IncAHPI shares gained 15.44 percent to close at $2.3895.
  • Audentes Therapeutics IncBOLD rose 14.86 percent to close at $40.81 after the company disclosed positive interim data from the first dose cohort of ASPIRO, a Phase 1/2 clinical trial of AT132 in patients with X-Linked Myotubular Myopathy.
  • Benitec Biopharma LimitedBNTC shares climbed 14.67 percent to close at $3.44 on Thursday.
  • Asterias Biotherapeutics IncAST shares gained 13.95 percent to close at $2.45 after the company reported milestone targets for 2018.
  • Zumiez Inc.ZUMZ shares rose 11.95 percent to close at $22.95 after the company raised its earnings outlook for the fourth quarter. Sales in December were up 7.9 percent versus an estimated 3.7 percent.
  • Hornbeck Offshore Services, Inc. HOSshares climbed 7.05 percent to close at $3.95 on Thursday.
  • Energizer Holdings IncENR shares gained 5.48 percent to close at $51.05. Deutsche Bank upgraded Energizer from Hold to Buy.

 

Losers

  • Insys Therapeutics Inc INSYshares declined 26.31 percent to close at $9.86 on Thursday.
  • China Hgs Real Estate IncHGSH tumbled 20.13 percent to close at $1.9569 on Thursday after surging 96.00 percent on Wednesday.
  • Innovative Industrial Properties IncIIPR shares dipped 18.92 percent to close at $26.01.
  • Rex Energy CorporationREXX shares dipped 18.14 percent to close at $1.85 on Thursday.
  • Renren IncRENN shares fell 17.09 percent to close at $15.19 on Thursday after gaining 47.39 percent on Wednesday.
  • Ampio Pharmaceuticals IncAMPE shares dropped 16.61 percent to close at $2.51 on Thursday.
  • Pyxis Tankers Inc. PXSshares dipped 14.47 percent to close at $2.60.
  • Cato CorpCATO dropped 12.97 percent to close at $13.29. Cato reported a 9 percent drop in sales for the five weeks ended December 30, 2017. Same-store sales fell 9 percent for the month.
  • L Brands IncLB declined 12.31 percent to close at $51.00. L Brands reported a 3 percent rise in its December sales and narrowed its Q4 earnings outlook.
  • Electro Scientific Industries, Inc. ESIOfell 11.56 percent to close at $20.05.
  • United Natural Foods, Inc. UNFIshares declined 11.11 percent to close at $43.93.
  • Checkpoint Therapeutics, Inc. CKPTshares fell 10.25 percent to close at $3.24.
  • DexCom, Inc. DXCMshares dropped 10.04 percent to close at $52.25 on Thursday.
  • Buckle IncBKE shares slipped 8.96 percent to close at $22.35. Buckle posted a 4.1 percent drop in comparable store net sales, for stores open at least one year, for the 5-week period ended December 30, 2017.
  • Sunesis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. SNSSshares dropped 8.93 percent to close at $3.67.
  • Roku IncROKU shares fell 7.58 percent to close at $51.24 on Thursday after gaining 6.47 percent on Wednesday.
  • AquaBounty Technologies, Inc.AQB shares fell 6.89 percent to close at $6.35 on Thursday after dropping 24.07 percent on Wednesday.
  • Snap IncSNAP fell 4.7 percent to close at $14.59. Cowen & Co. downgraded Snap from Market Perform to Underperform.