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Five Prime Therapeutics (FPRX) Jumps: Stock Adds 10.3% in Session - Tale of the Tape

Five Prime Therapeutics, Inc. ( FPRX ) was a big mover last session, as its shares rose over 10% on the day. The move came on solid volume too with far more shares changing hands than in a normal session. This reverses the recent downtrend for the company, as the stock is now down over 14% in the past one-month timeframe.

In the last 30 days, the company witnessed a positive estimate revision and the Zacks Consensus Estimate also moved higher suggesting more solid trading ahead. So make sure to keep an eye on this stock going forward to see if yesterday's jump can turn into more strength down the road.

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

Other better-ranked stocks in the biomedical/gene industry include Actelion Ltd. ( ALIOF ), Cambrex Corporation. ( CBM ) and Gilead Sciences Inc. ( GILD ). All three sport a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy).

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