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BSS NEWS BITES ALERTS ISSUED FOR NASDAQ MARKET ON MONDAY 26 JUNE 2017

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Total NASDAQ Market 0.1 points or 0% to 4,253.74

Of all the Alerts, the following were the most prominent in today's trading:

HEAVYWEIGHT MARKET LEADERS

+ Microsoft, NASDAQ's largest computer software company by market capitalisation, has decreased 1.0% to trade at $US70.53 vs. the NASDAQ-100 Index which weakened 3.0 points (or 0.05%) to 5,800.2. Representing a weighting of about 8.3% of the index, the stock accounted for the loss. Trading volume was 80% of average at the end of the day. Compared with the NASDAQ-100 Index which fell 3.0 points (or 0.05%) in the day, this represented a relative price change of -0.9%.

SECTOR BULLS

+ Aegion, NASDAQ's 8th largest metal production & fabrication company by market capitalisation, has lifted 2.7% to trade at $US21.27 vs. the Metal production & fabrication sector which strengthened 8.3 points (or 0.4%) to 2,210.9. Representing a weighting of about 3.5% of the sector, the stock accounted for 25.1% of today's gain. Trading volume was 65% of average at the end of the day. Compared with the NASDAQ-100 Index which fell 3.0 points (or 0.05%) in the day, this represented a relative price increase of 2.8%.

+ Cisco Systems, NASDAQ's largest computer networks company by market capitalisation, has increased 0.5% to trade at $US32.24 vs. the Computer networks sector which strengthened 9.2 points (or 0.4%) to 2,417.4. Representing a weighting of about 89.1% of the sector, the stock accounted for the gain. Trading volume was 1.1 times average at the end of the day. Compared with the NASDAQ-100 Index which fell 3.0 points (or 0.05%) in the day, this represented a relative price increase of 0.5%.

+ Comcast Class A, NASDAQ's largest cable tv company by market capitalisation, has increased 0.2% to trade at $US39.59 vs. the Cable TV sector which strengthened 888.6 points (or 10.9%) to 9,073.8. Representing a weighting of about 82.6% of the sector, the stock accounted for 1.7% of today's gain. Trading volume was 2.0 times average at the end of the day. Compared with the NASDAQ-100 Index which fell 3.0 points (or 0.05%) in the day, this represented a relative price increase of 0.3%.

SECTOR BEARS

+ Veeco Instruments, NASDAQ's 7th largest electrical manufacturing company by market capitalisation, has dropped 4.0% to trade at $US28.90 vs. the Electrical manufacturing sector which weakened 61.1 points (or 1.2%) to 5,162.9. Representing a weighting of about 5.5% of the sector, the stock accounted for 18.8% of today's loss. The shares have underperformed 87% of the market in the past month. Trading volume was 42% of average at the end of the day. Compared with the NASDAQ-100 Index which fell 3.0 points (or 0.05%) in the day, this represented a relative price change of -3.9%.

+ Bruker, NASDAQ's largest industrial scientific company by market capitalisation, has sunk 5.1% to trade at $US28.44 vs. the Industrial scientific sector which weakened 175.2 points (or 3.8%) to 4,496.0. Representing a weighting of about 68.9% of the sector, the stock accounted for 94.3% of today's loss. Trading volume was 1.3 times average at the end of the day. Compared with the NASDAQ-100 Index which fell 3.0 points (or 0.05%) in the day, this represented a relative price change of -5.1%.

+ Agios Pharmaceuticals, NASDAQ's 6th largest healthcare-products company by market capitalisation, has tumbled 7.6% to trade at $US54.70 vs. the Healthcare-Products sector which weakened 97.5 points (or 0.9%) to 10,549.0. Representing a weighting of about 6.1% of the sector, the stock accounted for 50.0% of today's loss. Trading volume was 1.4 times average at the end of the day. Compared with the NASDAQ-100 Index which fell 3.0 points (or 0.05%) in the day, this represented a relative price change of -7.5%.

BSS News Bites alerted Unusual Rises in 20 Stocks through the day, of which the most prominent were:

HeadlineO/all Price Change52-Wk High
Conatus Pharmaceuticals jumped 6.5% on robust volume 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT in the morning, closing 2.95% higher at US$5.5949.0c [9.61%]US$9.40
Commercial Vehicle jumped 6.4% 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT in the morning, closing 2.88% higher at US$8.2371.0c [9.44%]US$9.62
Cidara Therapeutics climbed 6.0% on robust volume 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT in the morning, closing 2.82% higher at US$7.3060.0c [8.96%]US$12.95
Independent Bank Group climbed 5.4% on robust volume 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT in the morning, closing 1.3% higher at US$58.55US$3.70 [6.75%]US$66.85
Twenty-First Century Fox lifted 2.1% on firm volume 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT in the morning, closing 1.01% higher at US$28.0485.0c [3.13%]US$32.60

BSS News Bites alerted Unusual Falls in 15 Stocks through the day, of which the most prominent were:

HeadlineO/all Price Change52-Wk Low
HealthStream tumbled 10.0% on extraordinary volume 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT in the morning, closing -7.68% lower at US$25.67-522.0 [-16.9%]US$20.60
NetEase dropped 2.5% on firm volume 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT in the morning, closing -1.37% lower at US$320.64-1,292.0 [-3.87%]-
GlycoMimetics sank 5.3% 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT in the morning, closing -0.71% lower at US$12.61-80.0 [-5.97%]US$3.82
Siebert Financial tumbled 6.6% on firm volume 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT in the morning, closing -0.5% lower at US$3.95-30.0 [-7.06%]86.30c
Marrone Bio Innovations plummeted 10.2% on high volume 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT in the morning, closing -0.39% lower at US$1.27-15.0 [-10.56%]71.0c

BSS News Bites alerted 52-week Highs in 24 Stocks through the day, of which the most prominent were:

HeadlineLastO/all Price Change52-Wk High
Facebook hits 52-week high fifth time in one month 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT this morning, sinking sharply to close at US$153.59US$153.59-148.0 [-0.95%]US$156.50
JD.com hits 52-week high second time in one month 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT this morning, sinking sharply to close at US$43.08US$43.0813.0c [0.3%]US$44.18
Fiserv hits 52-week high seventh time in one month 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT this morning, sinking sharply to close at US$124.33US$124.33-47.0 [-0.38%]US$127.10
CommVault Systems hits 52-week high fourth time in one month 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT this morning, sinking sharply to close at US$58.50US$58.5030.0c [0.52%]US$59.0
Mercury Systems hits 52-week high second time in one month 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT this morning, sinking sharply to close at US$40.93US$40.93-64.0 [-1.54%]US$43.15

BSS News Bites alerted 52-week Lows in 7 Stocks through the day, of which the most prominent were:

HeadlineLastO/all Price Change52-Wk Low
Tractor Supply hits 52-week low fifth time in one month 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT this morning, closing higher at US$52.85US$52.8520.0c [0.38%]US$95.04
Bed Bath & Beyond hits 52-week low tenth time in one month 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT this morning, closing higher at US$30.09US$30.0944.0c [1.48%]US$48.36
SpartanNash hits 52-week low third time in one month 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT this morning, recovering well to close at US$25.08US$25.08-159.0 [-5.96%]US$40.38
Ocean Rig UDW hits 52-week low sixth time in one month 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT this morning, closing higher at 17.0c17.0c1.0c [6.25%]-
B.O.S. Better Online Solutions hits 52-week low fifth time in one month 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT this morning, closing higher at US$1.88US$1.884.0c [2.17%]US$4.02

BSS News Bites alerted Consecutive Rises in 46 Stocks through the day, of which the most prominent were:

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
Marathon Patent up 95.5% in 2 days 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT, it closed at 51.0c51.0c17.0c [50%]51.6
Applied DNA Sciences accelerates rise; now up 33.4% in 2 days 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT, it closed at US$1.40US$1.4031.0c [28.44%]13.6
Miragen Therapeutics up 16.3% in 2 days 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT, it closed at US$10.71US$10.71US$2.05 [23.67%]3.7
Avis Budget Group accelerates rise; now up 21.7% in 3 days 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT, it closed at US$27.67US$27.67US$3.43 [14.15%]6.4
Yulong Eco-Materials keeps rising: up 25.6% in 3 days 26 June 2017 13:22 EDT, it closed at 55.0c55.0c8.0c [17.02%]0.6

BSS News Bites alerted Consecutive Falls in 33 Stocks through the day, of which the most prominent were:

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals down 2.0% in 2 days 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT, it closed at US$515.91US$515.91-142.0 [-0.27%]0.9
Central Garden & Pet Company Class A keeps sliding: down 4.0% in 3 days 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT, it closed at US$30.38US$30.38-11.0 [-0.36%]0.7
Xencor down 3.5% in 2 days 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT, it closed at US$21.69US$21.69-27.0 [-1.23%]0.9
Medidata Solutions down 2.6% in 2 days 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT, it closed at US$77.73US$77.73-217.0 [-2.72%]1.5
State Auto Financial keeps sliding: down 4.7% in 3 days 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT, it closed at US$25.02US$25.02-33.0 [-1.3%]1

BSS News Bites alerted Significant uptrend in 20 Stocks through the morning, of which the most prominent were:

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
Intra-Cellular Therapies continued its significant uptrend; lifted 3.9% 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT this morning and closed higher at US$12.78US$12.7863.0c [5.19%]0.8
Ionis Pharmaceuticals continued its significant uptrend; increased 0.1% 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT this morning and closed higher at US$55.50US$55.5053.0c [0.96%]0.3
Repligen continued its significant uptrend; increased 1.8% 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT this morning and closed higher at US$45.34US$45.34US$1.14 [2.58%]1.9
Amarin continued its significant uptrend; lifted 2.1% 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT this morning and closed higher at US$3.45US$3.459.0c [2.68%]0.9
Immune Design continued its significant uptrend; climbed 5.7% 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT this morning and closed higher at US$10.25US$10.2560.0c [6.22%]3.6

BSS News Bites alerted Significant downtrend in 7 Stocks in the afternoon, of which the most prominent were:

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
Arcadia Biosciences continued its significant downtrend; tumbled 7.8% 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT this morning but closed higher at 49.0c49.0c-2.0 [-3.92%]0.9
Lifeway Foods continued its significant downtrend; dropped 2.2% 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT this morning but closed higher at US$9.39US$9.393.0c [0.32%]0.9
Meridian Waste Solutions continued its significant downtrend; dropped 3.8% 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT this morning and closed lower at US$2.28US$2.28-12.0 [-5%]9.6
Geospace Technologies continued its significant downtrend; decreased 0.6% 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT this morning and closed lower at US$13.95US$13.95-36.0 [-2.52%]0.5
iKang Healthcare Group continued its significant downtrend; decreased 0.8% 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT this morning and closed lower at US$12.97US$12.97-58.0 [-4.28%]2

BSS News Bites alerted that 26 Stocks outperformed on Relative Strength through the day, of which the most prominent were:

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
Agile Therapeutics lifted 3.1% - outperforming 88% of stocks 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT, it closed at US$3.80US$3.80-4.0 [-1.04%]0.5
Westell Technologies climbed 5.1% - outperforming 96% of stocks 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT, it closed at US$3.11US$3.1114.0c [4.71%]1.4
CSX increased 1.2% - outperforming 90% of stocks 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT, it closed at US$53.12US$53.1247.0c [0.89%]0.5
Cempra lifted 3.8% - outperforming 98% of stocks 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT, it closed at US$4.50US$4.50-5.0 [-1.1%]0.4
Applied Genetic Technologies climbed 5.5% - outperforming 93% of stocks 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT, it closed at US$5.75US$5.7530.0c [5.5%]2

BSS News Bites alerted that 25 Stocks underperformed on Relative Strength through the day, of which the most prominent were:

HeadlineLastO/all Price ChangeVI (1 is avg.)
Liquidity Services dropped 2.3% - underperforming 85% of stocks 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT, it closed at US$6.45US$6.45-15.0 [-2.27%]0.3
Energous decreased 1.4% - underperforming 83% of stocks 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT, it closed at US$15.38US$15.38-11.0 [-0.71%]0.4
Tantech Holdings tumbled 6.3% - underperforming 99% of stocks 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT, it closed at US$2.38US$2.38-14.0 [-5.56%]1.6
Mattel decreased 0.8% - underperforming 89% of stocks 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT, it closed at US$20.61US$20.61-7.0 [-0.34%]1.6
Cumulus Media sank 4.5% - underperforming 91% of stocks 26 June 2017 10:59 EDT, it closed at 43.0c43.0c-1.0 [-2.27%]0.9