Following were the major micro-cap gainers in the biotech Sector on Tuesday. Keep these stocks on your radar this week.
Pieris Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:PIRS) was one of the biggest gainers in the biotech Sector as the stock soared 103.24% to close at $3.76. The stock saw higher than average volume with more than 325.25 million shares exchanged hands, compared to its average volume of 586K. The stock opened at $2.25 and moved within a range of $ 2.1700 – 3.7800. As of 5:18, The stock is up another 38% in the pre-market session at $5.18.
Taiwan Liposome Company ADR (NASDAQ:TLC) continued to move higher for the second consecutive session. On Tuesday, stock has gained by $1.42 or 28.69% to $6.37. After opening at $7.07, the stock has moved within a wide range of $ 5.61-7.50. On Tuesday, announced the signing of a license supply and commercialization agreement to commercialize AmphoTLC™ (Amphotericin B Liposome for Injection 50mg) in India.
Rezolute (NASDAQ:RZLT) was another gainer in the biotech Sector. The stock was up 16.34% at $7.44. More than 50K shares have been traded hands, compared to its average volume of 19.84K shares. Over the past 52-week, the stock moved within a range of $ 3.30 – 33.50. The stock has fallen 38% so far in 2021 and 35% in the past quarter.
Corbus Pharmaceuticals Holdings (NASDAQ:CRBP) closed higher by 5.33% to $1.78. Total volume was 2.30 million shares, compared to its 30-day average volume of 4.10 million shares. The stock has moved within a range of $ 1.6600 – 1.8000 after opening at $1.69. The stock has slumped almost 77% over the past year.
Equillium, Inc (NASDAQ:EQ) increased by 5% to $6.54 on the volume of 116K shares, compared to its daily average volume of 184K shares. In yesterday’s trading session, the stock made a high and low of $6.66 and $6.15 respectively. Over the past year, the stock has almost doubled, but down 17% in the past quarter.