Stock Market After-Hours Top Gainers, November 11 – Fuel-Tech Gains 20 Percent, Leads List of After-Hours Gainers

Stock Market After-Hours Top Gainers, November 11 – Fuel-Tech Gains 20 Percent, Leads List of After-Hours GainersFuel-Tech Inc. (NASDAQ: FTEK) made a 20 percent gain in after-hours trading yesterday, as the company moved up to $5.7 per share on 15,950 shares traded. Fuel-Tech is trading 9.35 percent and 14.72 percent respectively above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. The company is presently 8.65 percent below its 52-week high and 37.68 percent above its 52-week low.

Not far behind Fuel-Tech was Arena Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: ARNA), which added 19.6 percent to $1.34 per share on 5,300 shares traded. The company is presently 2.68 percent above its 50-day moving average and 26.47 percent under its 200-day moving average. Arena Pharmaceuticals is 51.82 percent below its 52-week high and 30.86 percent above its 52-week low.

Solta Medical Inc. (NASDAQ: SLTM) was another significant after-hours gainer in yesterday’s trading, as the company moved up 17.5 percent to $2.15 per share on 115,600 shares traded. The energy-based medical device system maker is now trading 11.71 percent under its 50-day moving average and 16.85 percent below its 200-day moving average. The company is trading 36.68 percent below its 52-week peak and 27.08 percent above its 52-week low.

Closing out the list of double-digit gainers in after-hours trading yesterday was Advaxis Inc. (OTC: ADXS), which ticked up by 11.6 percent to $3.65 per share on 10,600 shares traded. The company is presently 11.43 percent below both its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. ADXS stock is 18.25 percent under its 52-week high and 3.25 percent below its 52-week low.

Two companies added between 5 and 6 percent in after-hours trading yesterday – Pernix Therapeutics Holdings Inc. (NYSE: PTX), which moved up 5.9 percent to $2.9661 per share on 1,100 shares traded, and Horizon Pharma Inc. (NASDAQ: HZNP), which improved by 5 percent to $4.6982 per share on 23,600 shares traded. Pernix stock, however, is overbought as its RSI is at 72.15. The company is trading 12.88 percent better than its 50-day moving average and 29.35 percent below its 200-day moving average. PTX is trading 67.82 percent below its 52-week high and 42.86 percent above its 52-week low.

Horizon Pharma, on the other hand, is trading 24.83 percent and 66.05 percent respectively above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages. The biopharmaceutical company is now 9.04 percent below its 52-week high and 127.16 percent above its 52-week low.

Two more companies improved by more than 4 percent in after-hours trading yesterday, starting with Unilife Corporation (NASDAQ: UNIS), which is now at $3.01 per share on 54,900 shares traded after moving up 4.9 percent. The company is trading 12.27 percent below its 50-day moving average and 0.35 percent above its 200-day moving average.

Next, Inovio Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NYSE: INO) added 4.2 percent to $1.97 per share on 2,700 shares traded, and is now 9.74 percent below its 50-day moving average and 58.64 percent above its 200-day moving average.

Other notable gainers in yesterday’s after-hours trading included ViaSat Inc. (NASDAQ: VSAT, up 4 percent to $67 per share), TearLab Corporation (NASDAQ: TEAR, up 3.6 percent to $11.1361), Unilife Corporation (NASDAQ: UNIS, up 3.1 percent to $15.26), Sprint Nextel Corp. (NYSE: S, up 2.7 percent to $7.17) and Navidea Biopharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: NAVB, up 2.5 percent to $1.67 per share).