Shares of Avinger Inc. reached a new 52-week high after the company reported it initiated a full commercial launch of its Tigereye™ Image-Guided CTO Crossing Catheter system for diagnosing and treating peripheral artery disease.
Shares of Acacia Communications launched 32% higher after the company reported that Cisco Systems has agreed to amend its proposed merger agreement by raising its offering price to purchase the company from $70 to $115 per share.
Shares of Ballard Power Systems traded 18% higher to a new 52-week high after the company reported that it had received an order from Arcola Energy for its FCmove-HD fuel cell modules that will be used to power Scotland's first fuel cell-powered train.
Shares of Mesoblast Ltd. traded 36% higher after the company reported positive results from its Phase 3 DREAM-HF study showing that a single dose of rexlemestrocel-L provided very significant decreases in heart attacks, strokes and cardiac death in patients diagnosed with chronic heart failure.
Chimerix Inc. shares traded 65% higher after the company reported it entered into an agreement to acquire Oncoceutics Inc. in a combination stock and cash deal valued at $78 million plus milestone incentives totaling up to $360 million.