Stocks of Note for Dec-6 Morning

These stocks are making interesting moves on high volume.

Active Stocks Moving Up Today

KLX Inc. (KLXI) < (KLXI) is currently trading at $58.03 + 4.12 (7.64%). KLX Inc. (KLXI) < is +6.04% for the past 30 days, +28.64% year-to-date, and +36.78% over the last 12 months.

KLX Inc is engaged in manufacturing of aerospace fasteners, consumables, and logistics services. It also provides oilfield services and associated rental equipment across North America.

Alteryx Inc. Class A (AYX) < (AYX) is currently trading at $26.87 + 1.24 (4.84%). Alteryx Inc. Class A (AYX) < is +24.80% for the past 30 days, -- year-to-date, and -- over the last 12 months.

Alteryx Inc is an American provider of self-service data analytics software. Its subscription-based platform allows organizations to easily prepare, blend, and analyze data from a multitude of sources and more quickly benefit from data-driven decisions.

Cleantech Solutions International Inc. (CLNT) < (CLNT) is currently trading at $7.35 + 2.04 (38.42%). Cleantech Solutions International Inc. (CLNT) < is +70.17% for the past 30 days, +178.41% year-to-date, and +124.94% over the last 12 months.

Cleantech Solutions International Inc designs, manufactures & distributes a line of proprietary high and low temperature dyeing and finishing machinery to the textile industry. Its products are used in dyeing yarns such as pure cotton & cotton-polyester.

Versartis Inc. (VSAR) < (VSAR) is currently trading at $2.23 + 0.20 (9.88%). Versartis Inc. (VSAR) < is +25.71% for the past 30 days, -85.07% year-to-date, and -83.52% over the last 12 months.

Versartis Inc is an endocrine-focused biopharmaceutical company initially developing long-acting recombinant human growth hormone for the treatment of growth hormone deficiency.

Madrigal Pharmaceuticals Inc. (MDGL) < (MDGL) is currently trading at $96.19 + 49.89 (107.75%). Madrigal Pharmaceuticals Inc. (MDGL) < is +93.96% for the past 30 days, +545.57% year-to-date, and +475.89% over the last 12 months.

Madrigal Pharmaceuticals Inc is a company focused on the development of novel compounds for the treatment of cardiovascular-metabolic diseases and nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH).

AeroVironment Inc. (AVAV) < (AVAV) is currently trading at $57.81 + 14.56 (33.66%). AeroVironment Inc. (AVAV) < is +13.39% for the past 30 days, +115.47% year-to-date, and +95.67% over the last 12 months.

AeroVironment Inc designs, develops, produces, supports and operates technological portfolio of products and services for government agencies. It supplies unmanned aircraft systems, UAS, tactical missile systems and related services.

DaVita Inc. (DVA) < (DVA) is currently trading at $67.12 + 6.19 (10.16%). DaVita Inc. (DVA) < is +12.99% for the past 30 days, +4.55% year-to-date, and +4.73% over the last 12 months.

DaVita Inc is engaged in operating kidney dialysis centers and providing related lab services in dialysis centers and in contracted hospitals across USA. It also operates other ancillary services and strategic initiatives.

Viking Therapeutics Inc. (VKTX) < (VKTX) is currently trading at $3.29 + 0.55 (20.07%). Viking Therapeutics Inc. (VKTX) < is +21.97% for the past 30 days, +176.47% year-to-date, and +153.01% over the last 12 months.

Viking Therapeutics Inc is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company. The Company develops therapies for metabolic and endocrine disorders. It includes portfolio of five drug candidates in clinical trials or preclinical studies.

Active Stocks Moving Down Today

Powell Industries Inc. (POWL) < (POWL) is currently trading at $27.00 – 1.28 (4.53%). Powell Industries Inc. (POWL) < is -3.75% for the past 30 days, -30.77% year-to-date, and -40.55% over the last 12 months.

Powell Industries Inc develops industrial goods. Its custom engineered equipment and systems find use in control of electrical energy and other critical processes.

Cherokee Inc. (CHKE) < (CHKE) is currently trading at $2.26 – 0.695 (23.56%). Cherokee Inc. (CHKE) < is +18.48% for the past 30 days, -78.52% year-to-date, and -78.73% over the last 12 months.

Cherokee Inc is a marketer and manager of a portfolio of fashion and lifestyle brands it owns, licensing the Cherokee, Hi-Tec, Magnum, 50 Peaks, Interceptor, Hawk Signature, Tony Hawk, Liz Lange, Completely Me by Liz Lange, Flip Flop Shops among others.

Layne Christensen Company (LAYN) < (LAYN) is currently trading at $11.65 – 1.255 (9.73%). Layne Christensen Company (LAYN) < is -11.45% for the past 30 days, +7.13% year-to-date, and +12.98% over the last 12 months.

Layne Christensen Co is a water management, construction and drilling company. It provides solutions for water, mineral and energy challenges.

Attunity Ltd. (ATTU) < (ATTU) is currently trading at $6.57 – 0.65 (9.00%). Attunity Ltd. (ATTU) < is -18.71% for the past 30 days, +9.50% year-to-date, and +3.78% over the last 12 months.

Attunity Ltd provides software solutions for real-time data integration, application release automation, & managed file transfer. Its solutions enable enterprises to create, automate, and manage business processes with customers over the internet.

Patterson Companies Inc. (PDCO) < (PDCO) is currently trading at $34.33 – 1.99 (5.48%). Patterson Companies Inc. (PDCO) < is -0.77% for the past 30 days, -16.33% year-to-date, and -14.00% over the last 12 months.

Patterson Companies Inc is a value-added specialty distributor. It operates through its two strategic business units, Patterson Dental and Patterson Animal Health, offering similar products and services to different customer bases.

Venator Materials PLC (VNTR) < (VNTR) is currently trading at $20.68 – 1.13 (5.18%). Venator Materials PLC (VNTR) < is -9.23% for the past 30 days, -- year-to-date, and -- over the last 12 months.

Venator Materials PLC is engaged in the manufacturing and marketing of chemical products. Its products include Iron oxide, Chromium oxide, Titanium dioxide and among others.

Fred (FRED) is currently trading at $3.96 – 1.135 (22.30%). Fred is -5.74% for the past 30 days, -78.69% year-to-date, and -62.24% over the last 12 months.

Fred’s Inc is engaged in operating self-owned retail stores and franchised stores. It retails variety of products including pharmaceuticals, consumables, household goods and softlines.

Pyxis Tankers Inc. (PXS) < (PXS) is currently trading at $4.65 – 0.2495 (5.09%). Pyxis Tankers Inc. (PXS) < is +143.39% for the past 30 days, +78.87% year-to-date, and +90.08% over the last 12 months.

Pyxis Tankers Inc is an international maritime transportation company. It owns a fleet which comprises of six double hull product tankers which include Pyxis epsilon, Pyxis theta, Pyxis malou, Pyxis delta, Northsea alpha and Northsea beta.

Tronox Limited Class A $0.01 par (TROX) < (TROX) is currently trading at $19.53 – 6.001 (23.51%). Tronox Limited Class A $0.01 par (TROX) < is -25.14% for the past 30 days, +89.42% year-to-date, and +72.42% over the last 12 months.

Tronox Ltd is engaged in producing and marketing of titanium bearing mineral sands and titanium dioxide pigment. The Company operates under two segments, TiO2 and Alkali.

Bill Barrett Corporation (BBG) < (BBG) is currently trading at $4.81 – 0.91 (15.91%). Bill Barrett Corporation (BBG) < is -27.31% for the past 30 days, -31.19% year-to-date, and -40.20% over the last 12 months.

Bill Barrett Corporation is an oil and natural gas company. Its operations include the acquisition, exploration, development, and production of oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids.

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Alex Fredricks

Alex Fredricks

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