Monday’s session saw stocks of Express Inc (EXPR) jump more than 130%, Accelerate Diagnostics (AXDX) rose 40.76%, BlackBerry increased 28% among market movers. We have highlighted below some of the reasons for the price movements.
Express Inc (EXPR)
Express shares surged 131.84% in Monday’s session amid increased interests from retail investor groups. The jump came after Citron’s Andrew Left said he’s abandoning his short of GameStop’s stock because of harassment from bulls. Its previous day’s closing was $1.79, opened Monday at $3.89 to close at $4.15.
Accelerate Diagnostics Inc (AXDX)
AXDX shares increased despite no company-specific news to justify the price action. The company dedicated to providing solutions for the global challenge of antibiotic resistance had a good day on the market for Monday as shares jumped 47.61% to close at $12.96.
Vaxart Inc (VXRT)
Vaxart traded higher without seeing any company-specific news to explain the price action. The stock price rose 40.76% from its opening price around $7 to close the session at $10.05
BlackBerry Ltd (BB)
Blackberry shares increased 28.42% amid momentum driven by retail investors interest in the stock. The Canadian security software provider had said it was unaware of any reasons for a surge in its share price on Monday that lifted gains to more than 150% since the start of January. BlackBerry had closed Friday at $14.05, began Monday at $19.50 and then closed at $18.03.
BioNano Genomics Inc (BNGO)
The life science instrument company traded higher without no company-specific news to justify the price action. BNGO had closed last Friday at $9.80 to begin Monday’s session at $11.30 to close at $12.58.