Gainers

  • Immersion CorporationIMMR shares climbed 36.24 percent to close at $10.00 on Monday after the company reported a settlement with Apple.
  • Ballard Power Systems Inc. (USA)BLDP climbed 33.55 percent to close at $4.02 on Monday. Ballard Power is expected to report Q4 and full-year 2017 operating results on March 1, 2018. The company projects to report record annual revenue of around $120 million.
  • KapStone Paper and Packaging Corp.KS shares jumped 30.78 percent to close at $34.71 after the company agreed to be acquired byWestRock Co WRK for $35 per share in cash.
  • Ossen Innovation Co Ltd (ADR) OSNrose 22.44 percent to close at $6.11.
  • Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc.DPS shares rose 22.39 percent to close at $117.07. Dr. Pepper Snapple and Keurig Green Mountain announced plans to combine themselves into one new company called Keurig Dr. Pepper. As part of a deal, Dr. Pepper Snapple investors will receive $103.75 per share in a special one-time cash dividend and own 13 percent of the combined entity.
  • Matson, Inc. MATXshares gained 20.77 percent to close at $37.68. Seaport Global upgraded Matson from Neutral to Buy.
  • Akcea Therapeutics, Inc. AKCAshares rose 17.51 percent to close at $22.82.
  • Menlo Therapeutics Inc. MNLOshares gained 17.12 percent to close at $33.39.
  • Kadmon Holdings, Inc. KDMNshares rose 17.07 percent to close at $5.83.
  • Geron Corporation GERNshares gained 16.34 percent to close at $2.35.
  • Twin Disc, IncorporatedTWIN shares jumped 15.69 percent to close at $31.34 on Monday.
  • Editas Medicine IncEDIT shares surged 13.18 percent to close at $40.70 on Monday after climbing 5.05 percent on Friday.
  • Protagonist Therapeutics IncPTGX rose 13.10 percent to close at $21.75. Stifel Nicolaus initiated coverage on Protagonist Therapeutics with a Buy rating and a $32.00 price target.
  • Ablynx NV ABLXshares climbed 12.59 percent to close at $53.65. Sanofi SA (ADR) SNY announced plans to acquire Ablynx for €3.9 billion.
  • CRISPR Therapeutics AG CRSPsurged 12.52 percent to close at $44.39.
  • argenx SE ARGXshares jumped 9.82 percent to close at $82.83 after slipping 0.42 percent on Friday.
  • Aptevo Therapeutics IncAPVO rose 7.42 percent to close at $3.62 after gaining 0.60 percent on Friday.
  • Momo Inc (ADR) MOMOrose 4.59 percent to close at $31.69. JP Morgan upgraded Momo from Neutral to Overweight.


Losers

  • ITUS Corp ITUSdeclined 31.57 percent to close at $4.14. ITUS presented data from its early cancer detection technology at the ASCO-SITC Clinical Immuno-oncology Symposium in San Francisco, CA.
  • Aradigm Corporation ARDMshares tumbled 29.02 percent to close at $1.59 on Monday after the pharmaceutical company that focuses on severe respiratory diseases announced a disappointing update. The company said the U.S. Food and Drug Administration won’t approve its Linhaliq NDA in its present form due to multiple areas of concerns, including clinical data, product quality, and human factors.
  • Forward Pharma A/SFWP shares dropped 27.80 percent to close at $3.87 after the company announced a disappointing update related to its patent. Forward Pharma said in a press release the European Patent Office (EPO) revoked the company’s EP2801355 patent (“355 patent”) after considering third-party oppositions from several opponents..
  • Oragenics IncOGEN shares dipped 17.78 percent to close at $2.22.
  • OpGen, Inc. OPGNshares fell 17.71 percent to close at $4.855.
  • Biostar Pharmaceuticals, Inc. BSPMshares tumbled 17.17 percent to close at $2.75.
  • VMware, Inc. VMWdropped 16.63 percent to close at $125.05. Dell Inc. is reviewing strategic alternatives including an initial public offering or a some form of a merger with VMware, according to Monday reports.
  • com IncSOHU dropped 15.76 percent to close at $39.01. Sohu.com reported a Q4 loss of $294.1 million on revenue of $509.6 million.
  • My Size, Inc. MYSZdipped 15.36 percent to close at $2.26.
  • Silicom Ltd. SILCshares fell 13.74 percent to close at $65.29 after the company reported Q4 results.
  • Lightbridge CorpLTBR shares fell 13.71 percent to close at $2.58 on Monday after dropping 12.32 percent on Friday.
  • Contango Oil & Gas CompanyMCF fell 13.13 percent to close at $4.17.
  • CARBO Ceramics Inc. CRRdipped 11.58 percent to close at $8.25. Evercore ISI Group downgraded Carbo Ceramics from Outperform to In-Line.
  • Heat Biologics, Inc. HTBXshares fell 11.53 percent to close at $2.61
  • Sogou Inc SOGOshares slipped 9.33 percent to close at $11.17. Sogou reported Q4 adjusted earnings of $0.10 per share on revenue of $277.8 million.
  • Forward Industries, Inc. FORDshares dipped 9.12 percent to close at $2.49.
  • Com Ltd (ADR)CYOU shares declined 8.89 percent to close at $30.13. Changyou.com reported Q4 earnings of $34.2 million on revenue of $144.5 million.
  • Adient PLCADNT declined 7.65 percent to close at $66.77 after the company posted downbeat quarterly earnings.
  • Hilltop Holdings Inc. HTHdropped 4.22 percent to close at $26.31. Stephens & Co. downgraded Hilltop Holdings from Overweight to Equal-Weight.
  • Fusion Telecommunications Int’l, Inc. FSNNshares dropped 3.06 percent to close at $3.48. Fusion announced a $30 million offering.