Pulmatrix (PULM:NAS) and Leap Therapeutics (LPTX:NAS) Are Biggest Stock Gainers YTD on NASDAQ

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Biggest Stock Gainers Year to Date on NASDAQ

Today we are looking at companies that have had the greatest percentage increase in share price year to date.

Top 25 Companies

Lists like these are always interesting to look at as they tell more than one story. Companies that are experiencing dramatic increases in share price can do so for a variety of reasons. These can include, the sector they are in has turned (such as companies in the commodities space or a new sector that has huge future potential), the company is in talks to be taken over, or the company has restructured and earnings are turning better than expected.

In this list we have selected the top 25 companies based on their percentage increase in share price year to date.

Today’s Data on NASDAQ

Today’s data is for companies listed on the NASDAQ.

Symbol Name Total Return Period
PULM Pulmatrix Inc 693.220339 YTD
LPTX Leap Therapeutics Inc 492.742518 YTD
ETRM EnteroMedics Inc 292.500000 YTD
MYOS Myos Rens Technology Inc 226.271186 YTD
BIOC Biocept Inc 205.806452 YTD
OREX Orexigen Therapeutics Inc 194.252874 YTD
SGNL Signal Genetics Inc 189.421158 YTD
NAKD Naked Brand Group Inc 184.000000 YTD
CALA Calithera Biosciences Inc 172.307692 YTD
KBSF KBS Fashion Group Ltd 158.810818 YTD
FWP Forward Pharma A/S 100.333333 YTD
IOTS Adesto Technologies Corp 100.000000 YTD
PME Pingtan Marine Enterprise Ltd 96.551724 YTD
FFHL Fuwei Films (Holdings) Co Ltd 86.338798 YTD
CERU Cerulean Pharma Inc 83.563965 YTD
VRAY ViewRay Inc 82.108626 YTD
BNTC Benitec Biopharma Ltd 80.392157 YTD
CLRB Cellectar Biosciences Inc 74.590164 YTD
CGIX Cancer Genetics Inc 74.074074 YTD
GLBS Globus Maritime Ltd 74.019608 YTD
ESPR Esperion Therapeutics Inc 67.891374 YTD
SBLK Star Bulk Carriers Corp. 66.927593 YTD
WINS Wins Finance Holdings Inc 65.000000 YTD
BVXV BiondVax Pharmaceuticals Ltd 63.310448 YTD
ASMB Assembly Biosciences Inc 62.880658 YTD

Let’s look at a few companies…

Lets look at a couple of the companies on this list to get a better understanding of them.

PULM:NAS Pulmatrix

Pulmatrix has 22 employees and is headquartered in United States.
Pulmatrix Inc is developing inhaled therapies to address serious pulmonary disease using its clinically validated, proprietary iSPERSE technology.

LPTX:NAS Leap Therapeutics

Leap Therapeutics has 13 employees and is headquartered in United States.
Leap Therapeutics Inc is an immuno oncology company with two clinical stage programs which includes DKN-01 and TRX518.

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