Stocks finished sharply lower Tuesday after President Donald Trump told his team to halt negotiations with Democrats on a fiscal stimulus package.
Here are some of the top stock gainers for Tuesday
1. Alteryx | Percentage Increase 28%
Alteryx shares jumped after the data-analytics-software company raised its sales outlook and named a new CEO. Mark Anderson, a current board member, is succeeding co-founder Dean Stoecker.
2. Group 1 Automotive | Percentage Increase 16%
Group 1 Automotive climbed after the auto retailer offered positive guidance for the third quarter, announced a new $200 million share buyback program and said it would reinstate its quarterly cash dividend, which had been suspended during the pandemic.
3. Endo International | Percentage Increase 14%
Endo International rose a day after Piper Sandler analyst David Amsellem reiterated an overweight rating on shares of the pharmaceutical company with a $5 price target. Seventy-three percent of dermatologists surveyed said they planned to offer Endo’s Qwo to a majority of their patients with cellulite to the extent that it is priced reasonably relative to minimally invasive technologies.
4. ChromaDex | Percentage Increase 27%
ChromaDex advanced after the biotech said the results of a Phase 2 study found that patients with mild-to-moderate coronavirus experienced a 29% reduction in recovery time when receiving the standard of care in combination with a nutritional protocol including the company’s nicotinamide riboside.
5. Kiniksa Pharmaceuticals | Percentage Increase 18%
Kiniksa Pharmaceuticals gained after the drugmaker announced positive data from a mid-stage study of its mavrilimumab in giant cell arteritis, an inflammatory disease affecting the large blood vessels of the scalp, neck and arms.
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