Forward Industries, Inc.FORD rose 64.5 percent to $2.04 in pre-market trading after the company reported the acquisition of Intelligent Product Solutions.
PLx Pharma IncPLXP rose 31.2 percent to $8.00 in pre-market trading. Janney Capital initiated coverage on PLx Pharma with a Buy rating and a $14.00 price target.
Acorda Therapeutics IncACOR rose 15.4 percent to $28.85 in pre-market trading amid M&A chatter. The biopharmaceutical company that focuses on improving the lives of people with neurological disorders is reportedly being targeted for an acquisition by Biogen IncBIIB or Belgian-based UcB.
Eltek Ltd.ELTK rose 11.6 percent to $5.20 in pre-market trading after declining 1.06 percent on Thursday.
Future Fintech Group IncFTFT shares rose 9.3 percent to $3.98 in pre-market trading after gaining 0.28 percent on Thursday.
Tocagen IncTOCA rose 9.1 percent to $14 in pre-market trading.
Ocular Therapeutix IncOCUL rose 8.3 percent to $6.00 in pre-market trading. BTIG Research upgraded Ocular Therapeutix from Neutral to Buy.
Corbus Pharmaceuticals Holdings IncCRBP shares rose 8.2 percent to $8.60 in the pre-market trading session after dropping 3.05 percent on Thursday.
Chinanet Online Holdings IncCNET rose 8 percent to $4.32 in pre-market trading after surging 0.50 percent on Thursday.