Stocks Hitting New 52-week Highs or Lows for Aug-31 Afternoon

These stocks are hitting new 52 week highs or lows.

New Highs

Medicines Company (MDCO) < (MDCO) has hit a new high of 40.47 above a previous 52 week high of 34.70. Medicines Company (MDCO) < is currently trading at $38.62 + 4.98 (14.80%) on 8,284,939 shares traded.

The Medicines Company is a biopharmaceutical company. The Company markets Angiomax, Cleviprex injectable emulsion, Minocin for injection, Orbactiv, PreveLeakTM and Recothrom Thrombin topical. The Company also sells ready?to?use formulation of Argatroban.

Tantech Holdings Ltd. (TANH) < (TANH) has hit a new high of 32.30 above a previous 52 week high of 31.87. Tantech Holdings Ltd. (TANH) < is currently trading at $32.20 + 2.29 (7.66%) on 47,528 shares traded.

Tantech Holdings Ltd is a manufacturer of bamboo charcoal based products with business focus in household products. Through its subsidiaries, it is engaged in the production and distribution of household products, trading business, export of charcoal.

Sharps Compliance Corp (SMED) < (SMED) has hit a new high of 7.18 above a previous 52 week high of 7.10. Sharps Compliance Corp (SMED) < is currently trading at $7.18 + 0.44 (6.53%) on 57,811 shares traded.

Sharps Compliance Corp is a provider of waste management services including medical, pharmaceutical and hazardous. It serve customers in multiple markets such as home health care, retail clinics and pharmaceutical manufacturers.

LA JOLLA PHARMA (LJPC) < (LJPC) has hit a new high of 34.67 above a previous 52 week high of 34.48. LA JOLLA PHARMA (LJPC) < is currently trading at $34.67 + 2.02 (6.19%) on 80,138 shares traded.

La Jolla Pharmaceutical Co is a biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development and commercialization ofu00A0therapies intended to significantly improve outcomes in patients suffering from life-threatening diseases.

Axogen Inc (AXGN) < (AXGN) has hit a new high of 5.25 above a previous 52 week high of 5.08. Axogen Inc (AXGN) < is currently trading at $5.15 + 0.27 (5.53%) on 166,111 shares traded.

AxoGen Inc is a regenerative medicine company. The Company has a portfolio of proprietary products and technologies for peripheral nerve reconstruction and regeneration.

Energy Focus Inc (EFOI) < (EFOI) has hit a new high of 23.65 above a previous 52 week high of 22.50. Energy Focus Inc (EFOI) < is currently trading at $23.10 + 1.10 (5.00%) on 566,119 shares traded.

Energy Focus Incu00A0along with its subsidiaries is engaged in the design, development, manufacturing, marketing, and installation of energy-efficient lighting systems and solutions.

Heron Therapeutics Inc (HRTX) < (HRTX) has hit a new high of 38.30 above a previous 52 week high of 37.85. Heron Therapeutics Inc (HRTX) < is currently trading at $37.05 + 1.59 (4.48%) on 596,528 shares traded.

Heron Therapeutics Incu00A0is a biotechnology company, developing products to address unmet medical needs. Itsu00A0proprietaryu00A0Biochronomer polymer-based drug delivery platform is designed to improve the therapeutic profile of injectable pharmaceuticals.

Signet Jewelers (SIG) < (SIG) has hit a new high of 142.52 above a previous 52 week high of 141.59. Signet Jewelers (SIG) < is currently trading at $142.50 + 2.84 (2.03%) on 191,901 shares traded.

Signet Jewelers Ltd is a specialty jewelry retailer. It is engaged in retailing of jewelry, watches and associated services in United Kingdom and United States.

MBT Financial Corp. (MBTF) < (MBTF) has hit a new high of 6.59 above a previous 52 week high of –. MBT Financial Corp. (MBTF) < is currently trading at $6.59 + 0.13 (2.01%) on 20,538 shares traded.

MBT Financial Corp is a bank holding company for Monroe Bank & Trust providing customary retail and commercial banking and trust services to its customers.

Sportsman (SPWH) has hit a new high of 13.29 above a previous 52 week high of 13.06. Sportsman is currently trading at $13.13 + 0.21 (1.63%) on 73,372 shares traded.

Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings Inc is an outdoor sporting goods retailer. It provides a one-stop shopping experience that equips customers with right quality, brand name hunting, shooting, fishing and camping gearu00A0to maximize enjoyment of the outdoors..

New Lows

ConforMIS Inc (CFMS) < (CFMS) has hit a new low of 15.55 above a previous 52 week low of 17.69. ConforMIS Inc (CFMS) < is currently trading at $16.88 – 2.90 (14.66%) on 768,426 shares traded.

ConforMIS Incu00A0is a medical technology company that uses its proprietary iFit Image-to-Implant technology platform to develop, manufacture and sell joint replacement implants that are individually sized and shaped.

OpGen Inc (OPGN) < (OPGN) has hit a new low of 2.24 above a previous 52 week low of 2.26. OpGen Inc (OPGN) < is currently trading at $2.25 – 0.3369 (13.02%) on 5,150 shares traded.

OpGen Incu00A0is an early commercial stage company using rapid molecular testing and bioinformatics to assist healthcare providers to combat multi-drug-resistant infections.

Regis Corp. (RGS) < (RGS) has hit a new low of 11.05 above a previous 52 week low of 11.35. Regis Corp. (RGS) < is currently trading at $11.10 – 0.60 (5.13%) on 371,393 shares traded.

Regis Corp owns, operates and franchises hairstyling and hair care salons throughout the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada and Puerto Rico.

Preformed Line Products Company (PLPC) < (PLPC) has hit a new low of 28.30 above a previous 52 week low of 30.80. Preformed Line Products Company (PLPC) < is currently trading at $29.58 – 1.35 (4.36%) on 45,203 shares traded.

Preformed Line Products Co designs, manufactures & sells hardware used inenergy & other utility networks, communication products & mounting hardware for solar power applications. It offers cable anchoring; control hardware & splice enclosures.

Sempra Energy (SRE) < (SRE) has hit a new low of 94.74 above a previous 52 week low of 94.87. Sempra Energy (SRE) < is currently trading at $94.74 – 2.62 (2.69%) on 352,950 shares traded.

Sempra Energy is an energy services holding company, which provides electric, natural gas and other energy products and services to its customers.

Harte-Hanks Inc (HHS) < (HHS) has hit a new low of 3.94 above a previous 52 week low of 3.98. Harte-Hanks Inc (HHS) < is currently trading at $3.94 – 0.10 (2.48%) on 68,864 shares traded.

Harte-Hanks Inc is a multi-channel marketing company. The Companyu00A0develops integrated solutions that connect brands with prospects and customers, moving them beyond awareness to transactions and brand loyalty.

Kingsway Financial Services Inc. (KFS) < (KFS) has hit a new low of 4.94 above a previous 52 week low of 5.04. Kingsway Financial Services Inc. (KFS) < is currently trading at $5.04 – 0.11 (2.14%) on 6,473 shares traded.

Kingsway Financial Services Inc through its subsidiaries provides property and casualty insurance. The Company’s business segments are Insurance Underwriting and Insurance Services.

Empire District Electric Co. (EDE) < (EDE) has hit a new low of 21.46 above a previous 52 week low of 21.52. Empire District Electric Co. (EDE) < is currently trading at $21.46 – 0.32 (1.47%) on 43,691 shares traded.

Empire District Electric Co is engaged in theu00A0generation, purchase, transmission, distribution and sale of electricity in parts of Missouri, Kansas, Oklahoma and Arkansas.u00A0The Company’s business segments areu00A0electric and gas.

Euroseas Ltd (ESEA) < (ESEA) has hit a new low of 5.35 above a previous 52 week low of 5.37. Euroseas Ltd (ESEA) < is currently trading at $5.35 – 0.02 (0.37%) on 1,150 shares traded.

Euroseas Ltd provides ocean-going transportation services. It owns and operatesu00A0containerships that transport dry and refrigerated containerized cargoes, mainly including manufactured products and perishables.

New Highs

Arts Way Manufacturing Co Inc (ARTW) < (ARTW) has hit a new high of 4.25 above a previous 52 week high of –. Arts Way Manufacturing Co Inc (ARTW) < is currently trading at $4.30 + 0.03 (0.70%) on 657 shares traded.

Art’s-Way Manufacturing Co Inc is a manufacturer of agricultural equipment & machinery. The Company operates into four operating segments: agricultural products, pressurized vessels, modular buildings and tools.

Alex Fredricks

Alex Fredricks

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