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Nomura downgraded its rating on shares of Himax Technologies (HIMX) Monday morning to "Neutral" from "Buy." Himax Technologies gapped open lower Monday and declined for the bulk of the session. Shares finished with a loss of 2.10 at $8.63 on the highest volume of the year. The stock dropped to a month...

Pain Therapeutics Inc. (PTIE) announced Monday morning that it has received a Complete Response Letter from the FDA on the resubmission of its new drug application for REMOXY ER. Pain Therapeutics gapped open sharply lower Monday, but moved in a narrow range for the majority of the session. Shares...

Smith & Wesson Holdings (SWHC) disclosed after the bell last Friday that the U.S. Army denied its bid to make replacements for the standard M9 sidearm. Smith & Wesson gapped open sharply lower Monday and declined until mid-morning. The stock was range-bound for the rest of the day and closed down...

Natus Medical Inc. (BABY) announced Monday morning that it has agreed to acquire the GN Otometrics business from GN Store Nord in an all cash transaction for $145 million. Natus also updated its third quarter 2016 revenue guidance to between $89 million and $91 million, compared to previous guidance...

Actua Corp. (ACTA) announced Monday morning that it agreed to sell GovDelivery to an investor group led by Vista Equity Partners for $153 million in cash. Actua gapped open higher Monday and climbed during the first hour of trade. The stock took out the session highs late in the afternoon and closed...

Chemtura Corp. (CHMT) announced Sunday that it has agreed to be acquired by Lanxess AG for $33.50 per share in cash, approximately $2.5 billion. Chemtura gapped open dramatically higher Monday, but moved in a narrow range throughout the session. The stock closed up by 4.46 at $32.64 on the highest...

Array BioPharma Inc. (ARRY) and Pierre Fabre announced Monday morning that Part 1 of the Phase 3 study of LGX818 and MEK162 in patients with BRAF-mutant advanced, unresectable or metastatic melanoma met its primary endpoint. Array BioPharma gapped open higher Monday and rose steadily during the first...

GW Pharmaceuticals (GWPH) announced Monday morning that its Phase 3 clinical trial of Epidiolex, for the treatment of seizures associated with Lennox-Gastaut syndrome, achieved the primary endpoint for both dose levels with high statistical significance. GW Pharmaceuticals gapped open sharply higher...

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMHC) announced late Thursday that its President and Chief Executive Officer Linda Zecher has resigned. L. Gordon Crovitz has been named as interim CEO while the company conducts a search for a permanent replacement. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt gapped open lower Friday and...

Novatel Wireless Inc. (MIFI) announced after the bell Thursday that it has agreed to sell its mobile broadband business to T.C.L. Industries Holdings for $50,000,000 in cash. Novatel Wireless gapped up sharply Friday, but pared its gains in the first half of the morning. The stock closed up by 0.39...

CNBC reported Friday morning that Salesforce.com (CRM) us one of several companies that has had talks with Twitter Inc. (TWTR) about a potential merger. Twitter may receive a formal offer shortly. Salesforce.com gapped open lower Friday and fell sharply in early trade. The stock slipped further in...

Oshkosh Corp. (OSK) increased its full year 2016 EPS forecast to between $2.85 and $3.00 Friday morning, from prior expectations of $2.60 to $2.80. Analysts are expecting EPS of $2.78. Full year 2017 EPS is expected to be between $3.00 and $3.40. The consensus estimate is for EPS of $3.56. Oshkosh...

Endo International (ENDP) announced Friday morning that its Board of Directors has named Paul V. Campanelli President and Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. He succeeds Rajiv De Silva, who has stepped down as President, CEO and a member of the Board. Endo also affirmed its third quarter...

Reports began to circulate after the bell Thursday that Imperva Inc. (IMPV) has received takeover interest from both IBM Corp. (IBM) and Cisco Systems (CSCO). Imperva gapped open sharply higher Friday and climbed during the first half hour of trade. The stock traded in a range for the rest of the...

CNBC reported Friday morning that Twitter Inc. (TWTR) has had talks with both Google (GOOGL) and Salesforce.com (CRM), as well as other companies, about a potential merger. Twitter may receive a formal offer shortly. Twitter gapped up sharply Friday and climbed during the first hour of trade. The...

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