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La Jolla Pharmaceutical (LJPC) Jumps: Stock Gains 5.8% - Tale of the Tape

La Jolla Pharmaceutical Co. ( LJPC ) was a big mover last session, as the company saw its shares rise roughly 6% on the day. The move came on solid volume too with far more shares changing hands than in a normal session. This continues the recent uptrend for the company as the stock is now up 25.1% since Nov 17, 2014.

The company has seen no estimate revisions in the past 7 days and the Zacks Consensus Estimate has also remained unchanged over the same time frame. Friday's price action is encouraging though, so make sure to keep a close watch on this firm in the near future.

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

Some better-ranked biotechnology stocks include AcelRx Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ( ACRX ), Lannett Company, Inc. ( LCI ) and IGI, Laboratories, Inc. ( IG ). Each of these stocks sports a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy).

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