Top Gainers at a Glance -- Research on NPS Pharma, Doral Financial, Retrophin, and Papa Murphy's Holdings

By PR Newswire,  June 02, 2014, 05:30:00 AM EDT


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LONDON, June 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

The US markets saw a mixed sentiment on Friday, May 30, 2014, with the NASDAQ Composite closing at 4,242.62, down 0.13%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average ending the session at 16,717.17, up 0.11% and the S&P 500 edging 0.18% higher to finish the trading session at 1,923.57. The session saw a positive impact from Consumer Staples, Utilities and Telecommunication Services sectors along with a drag from Energy and Materials sectors. Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: NPS Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:NPSP), Doral Financial Corp. (NYSE:DRL), Retrophin Inc. (NASDAQ:RTRX) and Papa Murphy's Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:FRSH). Free technical research on NPSP, DRL, RTRX and FRSH can be downloaded upon signing up at:



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NPS Pharmaceuticals Inc.'s stock finished Friday's session 13.41% higher at $31.13. A total of 15.36 million shares were traded, which was much above its three months average volume of 2.30 million shares. The stock moved between $27.23 and $34.50 during the session. Over the past three trading sessions and last one month, NPS Pharmaceuticals Inc.'s shares have surged 11.34% and 16.94%, respectively. Also, from the year's start the stock has gained 2.54%. The S&P 500 Health Care Sector Index mapped a gain of 0.26% during the session, and it has advanced 3.20% in the last one month. The company's shares are trading above their 50-day and 200-day moving averages. Moreover, the stock's 200-day moving average of $29.42 is greater than its 50-day moving average of $27.00. NPS Pharmaceuticals Inc.'s stock has a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 64.50. Sign up today to read free research on NPSP at:



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On Friday, Doral Financial Corp.'s stock fluctuated between $2.81 and $4.29 before ending the session 39.36% higher at $3.93. Doral Financial Corp.'s stock reported a trading volume of 5.21 million shares, above its three months average volume of 0.75 million shares. Doral Financial Corp.'s shares have rallied 50.57% in the past three trading sessions. However, over the last one month and from the beginning of 2014, the company's stock has declined 58.89% and 74.90%, respectively. The S&P 500 Financials Sector Index registered a gain of 0.22% during the session, and it has advanced 1.17% in the last one month. The stock is trading below its 50-day and 200-day moving averages; the 200-day moving average of $14.24 is above its 50-day moving average of $7.07. Moreover, shares of the company have an RSI of 44.61. Sign up today to read free research on DRL at:



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Retrophin Inc.'s stock gained 13.51% on Friday, closing the day at $14.62. The stock recorded a trading volume of 3.48 million shares, above its three months average volume of 0.55 million shares. The stock oscillated between $14.56 and $16.82 during the session. Over the past three trading sessions and last one month, Retrophin Inc.'s shares have advanced 1.88% and 2.31%, respectively. Also, the stock has gone up 108.86% since the start of this year. The S&P 500 Health Care Sector Index reported a gain of 0.26% during the trading session and it has advanced 0.55% in the last three months. Additionally, the stock has an RSI of 54.95. On May 29, 2014, Retrophin Inc. announced that it has signed a binding commitment on a $40 million senior secured term loan facility, provided by Athyrium Capital Management. The lender will receive warrants to purchase an aggregate of 300,000 shares of common stock for a period of five years at an exercise price of $13.93 per share. Sign up today to read free research on RTRX at:



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On Friday, shares in Papa Murphy's Holdings Inc. recorded a trading volume of 0.64 million shares. The stock ended the day at $10.95, which was 11.05% above its previous day's closing price of $9.86. Further, the company's stock vacillated between $9.90 and $11.12 during the session. Shares in Papa Murphy's Holdings Inc. have surged 12.08% in the past three trading sessions. The S&P 500 Consumer Discretionary Sector Index mapped a gain of 0.09% during the session, and the index has advanced 2.06% in the last one month. Furthermore, shares of the company have an RSI of 55.71. Sign up today to read free research on FRSH at:



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