Sucampo Pharmaceuticals (SCMP) in Focus: Stock Moves 5.6% Higher

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Sucampo Pharmaceuticals, Inc. SCMP was a big mover last session, as the company saw its shares rise nearly 6% on the day. The move came on solid volume too with far more shares changing hands than in a normal session.

The company has seen two positive estimate revisions in the past few weeks, while its Zacks Consensus Estimate for the current quarter has also moved higher over the past few weeks, suggesting that more solid trading could be ahead for Sucampo Pharmaceuticals. So make sure to keep an eye on this stock going forward to see if this recent jump can turn into more strength down the road.

Sucampo Pharmaceuticals currently has a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) while its Earnings ESP is positive.

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Another stock worth considering in the Medical sector is Aldeyra Therapeutics, Inc. ALDX which carries a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy).You can see  the complete list of today's Zacks #1 Rank stocks here .

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