How These Biotech Stocks are Faring? -- Raptor Pharma, Amicus Therapeutics, Neuralstem, and Macrocure

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NEW YORK, October 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ --

Pre-market this morning looks at the performances of

these four Biotech stocks: Raptor Pharmaceuticals Corporation (NASDAQ: RPTP), Amicus Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: FOLD), Neuralstem Inc. (NASDAQ: CUR), and Macrocure Ltd (NASDAQ: MCUR) following a bearish trading session on Thursday,
October 20, 2016
. Yesterday, the US markets went back in the red with the NASDAQ Composite ending the day at 5,241.83, down 0.09%; the Dow Jones Industrial Average edging 0.22% lower, to finish at 18,162.35; and the S&P 500 closing at 2,141.34, down 0.14%. Download the free research reports on these stocks today:

Raptor Pharma  

On Thursday, shares in Novato, California headquartered Raptor Pharmaceuticals Corp. ended the session 0.28% higher at $9.00 with a total volume of 960,942 shares traded. Raptor Pharma's shares have gained 0.11% in the last one month, 48.51% in the previous three months and 60.43% in the past one year. The stock is trading 9.93% above its 50-day moving average and 58.54% above its 200-day moving average. Moreover, shares of the Company, which focuses on developing and commercializing transformative treatments for people affected by rare and debilitating diseases, have a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 69.03. See our free and comprehensive research report on RPTP at:

Amicus Therapeutics  

Cranbury, New Jersey headquartered Amicus Therapeutics Inc.'s stock finished Thursday's session 5.87% higher at $7.57 with a total volume of 1.73 million shares traded. Over the past three months and the previous one year, shares of Amicus Therapeutics, which focuses on the discovery, development, and commercialization of medicines for various rare and orphan diseases, have gained 26.17% and 22.69%, respectively. The Company's shares are trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 5.45% and 9.00%, respectively. Amicus Therapeutics' stock has an RSI of 53.99. FOLD free research report PDF is just a click away at:


Germantown, Maryland headquartered Neuralstem Inc.'s stock advanced 5.52%, to close the day at $0.30. The stock recorded a trading volume of 892,074 shares, which was above its three months average volume of 836,530 shares. Shares of Neuralstem, which focuses on the research, development, and commercialization of central nervous system therapies based on its proprietary human neuronal stem cells and stem-cell derived small molecule compounds, have gained 14.62% in the last three months, it has declined 3.87% in the last one month and 75.97% in the past one year. The Company's shares are trading 4.19% above its 50-day moving average. Additionally, the stock has an RSI of 47.75. Sign up for your complimentary report on CUR at:


On Thursday, shares in Petach Tikva, Israel headquartered Macrocure Ltd recorded a trading volume of 63,756 shares. The stock ended the day 0.60% lower at $1.65. Macrocure's stock has gained 17.02% in the last one month and 7.14% in the previous three months. The Company is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages by 7.56% and 32.36%, respectively. Furthermore, shares of Macrocure, which focuses on developing, manufacturing, and commercializing novel cell therapy products for the treatment of chronic and other hard-to-heal wounds in Israel, have an RSI of 55.28. Register for free on and download the latest research report on MCUR at:


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