LONDON, January 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --
Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: NPS Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: NPSP), Mast Therapeutics Inc. (NYSE MKT: MSTX), Threshold Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: THLD), Lexicon Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: LXRX), and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: REGN). Free research on these five companies can be accessed at: http://investor-edge.com/register. On Wednesday, January 07, 2015, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,650.47, up 1.26%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced 1.23%, to finish the day at 17,584.52, and the S&P 500 closed at 2,025.90, up 1.16%. The gains were broad based as nine out of ten sectors ended the session in positive. The S&P 500 Health Care Sector Index ended the day at 806.00, up 2.27%, with the index also advancing 10.35% in the previous three months. Register for your complimentary reports on these five stocks at:
On Wednesday, shares in NPS Pharmaceuticals Inc. fluctuated between $40.41 and $42.00 before ending the session 0.43% higher at $41.23. The stock reported a trading volume of 1.74 million shares, above its three months average volume of 1.61 million shares. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 6365.60. NPS Pharmaceuticals Inc.'s shares have surged 23.63% in the last one month, 74.41% in the previous three months and 25.02% in the last one year. The company's stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $31.94 and $29.28, respectively. Moreover, shares of NPS Pharmaceuticals Inc. have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 71.01. Sign up and read the free notes on NPSP at:
Mast Therapeutics Inc.'s stock gained 2.20%, to close the day at $0.52. The stock recorded a trading volume of 0.90 million shares, below its three months average volume of 1.00 million shares. The stock oscillated between $0.50 and $0.55 during the session. Over the last three trading sessions and over the past one year, Mast Therapeutics Inc.'s shares have declined 9.57% and 7.14%, respectively. However, the stock has surged 14.92% in the previous one month. The company's stock is trading above its 50-day moving average of $0.48, while the 50-day moving average is below Mast Therapeutics Inc.'s 200-day moving average of $0.58. Additionally, the stock has an RSI of 52.55. The complimentary notes on MSTX can be downloaded as in PDF format at:
On Wednesday, shares in Threshold Pharmaceuticals Inc. recorded a trading volume of 0.68 million shares, close to its three months average volume of 0.70 million shares. The stock ended the day at $3.53, which was 0.56% below its previous day's closing of $3.55, and registered an intraday range of $3.49 and $3.69. Threshold Pharmaceuticals Inc.'s shares have advanced 9.63% in the last one month and 7.29% in the past three months. However, the stock has declined 27.96% in the previous year. The company's stock is trading above its 50-day moving average of $3.02. Furthermore, shares of Threshold Pharmaceuticals Inc. have an RSI of 63.87. Register for free on Investor-Edge and access the latest research on THLD at:
Lexicon Pharmaceuticals Inc.'s stock gained 2.17%, to close Wednesday's session at $0.93, after oscillating between $0.91 and $0.94. The stock recorded a trading volume of 0.55 million shares, much below its three months average volume of 2.11 million shares. Over the previous three trading sessions and the last one month, Lexicon Pharmaceuticals Inc.'s shares have advanced 1.28% and 0.53%, respectively. However, the stock has lost 46.88% in the last one year. The company's stock is trading below its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. The stock's 200-day moving average of $1.41 is above its 50-day moving average of $1.10. Further, Lexicon Pharmaceuticals Inc.'s stock has an RSI of 43.98. The complete research on LXRX is available for free at:
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc.'s stock finished Wednesday's session 2.73% higher at $407.72. A total of 0.86 million shares were traded, which was close to its three months average volume of 0.84 million shares. The stock moved between $398.50 and $408.68 during the session. Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc.'s shares have surged 15.11% in the previous three months and 48.76% in the last one year. However, the stock has fallen by 0.59% in the last three trading sessions. The company's shares are trading above their 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Moreover, the stock's 50-day moving average of $406.29 is greater than its 200-day moving average of $341.73. Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc.'s stock traded at a PE ratio of 134.20 and has an RSI of 43.46. Free in depth research on REGN is available at:
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