Small Cap Gainers: Insmed Incorporated (NASDAQ:INSM), FuelCell Energy Inc (NASDAQ:FCEL), EXACT Sciences Corporation (NASDAQ:EXAS), Nordion Inc (NYSE:NDZ)
Insmed Incorporated (NASDAQ:INSM) reported updates from its phase 2 clinical trials of its target drug designed to treat lung infection on 26h March after market close. When markets resumed trading on 27th March, the investor community seemed to be a confused lot. This was because they seemed to be unable to make up their mind if the phased 2 trials data represented a positive or a negative on the development stage drug makers outlook. Insmed Incorporated (NASDAQ:INSM) shares after opening at $17.23 on last trade day and at the end of the day closed at $19.04. Company price to sales ratio in past twelve months was calculated as 65.00 and price to cash ratio as 6.56. Insmed Incorporated (NASDAQ:INSM) showed a positive weekly performance of 2.42%.
TheStreet Quant Ratings rates FuelCell Energy Inc (NASDAQ:FCEL) as a sell. Among the areas we feel are negative, one of the most important has been poor profit margins. FuelCell Energy Inc (NASDAQ:FCEL) shares advanced 8.30% in last trading session and ended the day on $2.48. FCEL return on assets ratio is recorded as -15.80%. FuelCell Energy Inc (NASDAQ:FCEL) yearly performance is 166.67%.
Investment analysts at Mizuho lifted their target price on shares of EXACT Sciences (NASDAQ:EXAS) from $18.00 to $22.00 in a note issued to investors on Friday, AnalystRatingsNetwork.com reports. Mizuho’s price target suggests a potential upside of 60.00% from the company’s current price. EXACT Sciences Corporation (NASDAQ:EXAS) shares moved up 10.19% in last trading session and was closed at $14.17, while trading in range of $13.26 – $14.39. EXACT Sciences Corporation (NASDAQ:EXAS) year to date (YTD) performance is 20.60%.
Nordion Inc(USA) (NYSE:NDZ) was the most heavily traded company on the Toronto Stock Exchange at midday Monday, following a friendly US$727-million takeover offer for the health sciences company. Nordion Inc(USA) (NYSE:NDZ)weekly performance is 9.51%. On last trading day company shares ended up $11.52. Nordion Inc(USA) (NYSE:NDZ) distance from 50-day simple moving average (SMA50) is16.60%. Analysts mean target price for the company is $11.12.