Straight Path Comms (STRP:ASE) and Houston American Energy (HUSA:ASE) Are Biggest Stock Gainers YTD on AMEX

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Biggest Stock Gainers Year to Date on AMEX

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 AMEX

Today’s data is for companies listed on the American Stock Exchange.

Symbol Name Total Return Period
STRP Straight Path Communications Inc 428.339723 YTD
HUSA Houston American Energy Corp 214.606742 YTD
CVRS Corindus Vascular Robotics Inc 149.140893 YTD
TMQ Trilogy Metals Inc 136.639716 YTD
XXII 22nd Century Group Inc 126.605505 YTD
XRA Exeter Resource Corp 105.325209 YTD
GMO General Moly Inc 73.930428 YTD
AAMC Altisource Asset Management Corp 62.616822 YTD
ELMD Electromed Inc 61.340206 YTD
XTNT Xtant Medical Holdings Inc 43.545455 YTD
NBY NovaBay Pharmaceuticals Inc 42.424242 YTD
NXE NexGen Energy Ltd 41.196979 YTD
MHH Mastech Digital Inc 38.766520 YTD
BKJ Bancorp of New Jersey Inc 34.361120 YTD
GLO Clough Global Opportunities Fund 32.089385 YTD
NNVC Nanoviricides Inc 30.841121 YTD
UEC Uranium Energy Corp 30.357143 YTD
RNN Rexahn Pharmaceuticals Inc 29.668781 YTD
LLEX Lilis Energy Inc 25.161290 YTD
ALO Alio Gold Inc 23.200000 YTD
GSAT Globalstar Inc 22.784810 YTD
AUG Auryn Resources Inc 21.477601 YTD
SVM Silvercorp Metals Inc 19.808988 YTD
RLGT Radiant Logistics Inc 18.974359 YTD
PARR Par Pacific Holdings Inc 18.775791 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.

STRP:ASE Straight Path Comms
Straight Path Comms has 9 employees and is headquartered in United States.
Straight Path Communications Inc provides services to internet service and telecommunications providers. It holds licenses for fixed wireless spectrum in the United States, providing broad geographic coverage.

HUSA:ASE Houston American Energy
Houston American Energy has 3 employees and is headquartered in United States.
Houston American Energy Corp is an independent oil and gas company. The Company is engaged in the development, exploration, exploitation, acquisition, & production of natural gas and crude oil properties in the U.S. Gulf Coast region and in South America.

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