Alcobra Ltd. (ADHD) Jumps: Stock Up 6.4% - Tale of the Tape

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Alcobra Ltd. ( ADHD ) was a big mover last session, as its shares rose over 6% on the day. The rise came on solid volume too with far more shares changing hands than in a normal session. This breaks the recent trend of the biotechnology company, as the stock is now trading  above the past one month's volatile price range of $15.51 to $17.48.

In the last 30 days, the company did not see any estimate revision and the Zacks Consensus Estimate also remained unchanged. However, yesterday's price action is encouraging, so make sure to keep a close watch on this firm in the near future.

Alcobra currently has a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold) while its  Earnings ESP  is 0.00%.

Some better-ranked medical stocks include Lannett Company, Inc. ( LCI ), Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc ( JAZZ ) and Questcor Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ( QCOR ). All three companies carry a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy).

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