Leap Therapeutics (LPTX:NAS) and Pulmatrix (PULM: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
LPTX Leap Therapeutics Inc 422.039902 YTD
PULM Pulmatrix Inc 325.423729 YTD
CALA Calithera Biosciences Inc 318.461538 YTD
PLSE Pulse Biosciences Inc 304.000000 YTD
AUPH Aurinia Pharmaceuticals Inc 265.714286 YTD
DELT Delta Technology Holdings Ltd 232.876712 YTD
APOP Cellect Biotechnology Ltd 223.624595 YTD
INNL Innocoll Holdings PLC 208.695652 YTD
BLPH Bellerophon Therapeutics Inc 201.806997 YTD
ESPR Esperion Therapeutics Inc 191.613419 YTD
MTBC Medical Transcription Billing Corp 184.137931 YTD
CGIX Cancer Genetics Inc 183.333333 YTD
AAOI Applied Optoelectronics Inc 179.223549 YTD
IOTS Adesto Technologies Corp 172.972973 YTD
OMNT Ominto Inc 171.666667 YTD
PIRS Pieris Pharmaceuticals Inc 170.424139 YTD
STDY SteadyMed Ltd 170.192308 YTD
AGFS AgroFresh Solutions Inc 163.018868 YTD
CBLI Cleveland BioLabs Inc 144.366197 YTD
YERR Yangtze River Development Ltd 141.304348 YTD
HPJ Highpower International Inc 140.425532 YTD
MGEN Miragen Therapeutics Inc 138.922156 YTD
UPLD Upland Software Inc 137.541899 YTD
CYAD Celyad SA 134.785473 YTD
ETRM EnteroMedics Inc 132.500000 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.

LPTX:NAS Leap Therapeutics

Leap Therapeutics has 22 employees and is headquartered in United States.
Leap Therapeutics Inc is a biopharmaceutical company . The Company is engaged in acquiring and developing novel therapeutics at the leading edge of cancer biology.

PULM:NAS Pulmatrix

Pulmatrix has 25 employees and is headquartered in United States.
Pulmatrix Inc is is a clinical stage biotechnology company. The Company is engaged in discovery and development of a novel class of inhaled therapeutic products intended to prevent and treat respiratory diseases and infections.

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