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Raptor Pharmaceuticals (RPTP) Jumps: Stock Adds 28.2% in Session

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Raptor Pharmaceuticals Corp. (RPTP) was a big mover last session, as its shares rose over 28% on the day. The move came on solid volume too with far more shares changing hands than in a normal session. This breaks the recent trend for the company, as the stock is now trading above the volatile price range of $8.09 to $10.49 in the past one-month timeframe.

In the last 30 days, the company did not witness any estimate revisions and the Zacks Consensus Estimate also remained unchanged. Friday’s price action is encouraging though, so make sure to keep a close watch on this firm in the near future.

Raptor Pharmaceuticals currently has a Zacks Rank #3 (Hold) while its Earnings ESP is negative.

Other better-ranked stocks in the med-drugs industry include Actelion Ltd. (ALIOF), Cambrex Corporation. (CBM) and Curis, Inc. (CRIS). All three sport a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy).

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