Oramed Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ORMP) made a new 52-week high of $16.38 today on traded volume of 1.02 million shares. The development-stage pharmaceutical company recently announced positive results from a clinical trial of its oral insulin capsule in type 1 diabetes patients. ORMP shares are trading in the range of $11.38 to $16.38 in the current trading session. The company has a market capitalization of $118.51 million.
Compass Minerals International, Inc. (NYSE:CMP) rose 2.74 percent to $80.75 in the mid-day trading session today following an upgrade from BGC Financial, which improved its ratings for the producer of minerals from “Hold” to “Buy” in a research note sent to investors in Monday. CMP shares are trading in the range of $78.51 to $80.75 today. The company has a market capitalization of $2.70 billion and P/E ratio of 26.51.
Vical Incorporated (NASDAQ:VICL) advanced 5.22 percent to $1.21 today on traded volume of 1.17 million shares. The 52-week range of the stock is $1.01 to $4.51. VICL shares have been moving up from the last few days. The stock increased more than 16 percent in the past five days. The company has a market capitalization of $105.30 million.
Thompson Creek Metals Company (NYSE:TC) jumped 6.71 percent to $2.24 today on traded volume of 906,941 shares. The 52-week range of the stock is $1.72 to $4.55. Thompson Creek is a diversified mining firm. It is engaged in the production of molybdenum and owns copper and gold reserves. The company has a market capitalization of $384.22 million.