Diamonds and Dogs
Vascular Biogenics Ltd. (VBLT)
Vascular Biogenics has its investors pulse racing today, up 53.90% to $6.28. The clinical stage biopharmaceutical company saw its shares spike after announcing positive results at the ASCO conference. Last night, Vascular Biogenics reported positive, statistically significant data evaluating the efficacy of VB-111 for the treatment of recurrent glioblastoma (rGBM), and expects to initiate a pivotal Phase 3 study in rGBM under a Special Protocol Assessment with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in mid-2015.Shares of Vascular Biogenics climbed over $2.40 today but never got close to their 52-week high of $17.02.
Health Insurance Innovations Inc. (HIIQ)Health Insurance Innovations is getting crushed today, down 24.52% to $5.85. The cloud-based health insurance company saw its shares tank after being downgraded by Bank of America Merrill. Early this morning BofA Merrill downgraded the company from "buy" to "neutral", causing investors to head for greener pastures. Shares of Health Insurance Innovations fell nearly $2.00 today and traded within pennies of its 52-week low of $5.30 intraday