Hyperion Therapeutics (HPTX) Jumps: Stock Adds 5.2% - Tale of the Tape

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Hyperion Therapeutics, Inc. ( HPTX ) was a big mover last session, as its shares rose over 5% on the day. The rise came on solid volume too with far more shares changing hands than in a normal session. This reverses the downtrend for the company since Nov 29, as the stock is now down over 16%.

In the last 30 days, the company did not witness any estimate revision and the Zacks Consensus Estimate hasn't been in a trend either. Yesterday's price action is encouraging though, so make sure to keep a close watch on this firm in the near future.

Hyperion currently has a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold) while its  Earnings ESP  is negative.

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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