Karyopharm Therapeutics Inc (KPTI) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Wednesday February 17 as the stock popped 11.32% to $6.49, representing a gain of $0.66 per share. Some 309,366 shares traded hands on 2,369 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 318,546 shares out of a total float of 35.73 million. The stock opened at $5.89 and traded with an intraday range of $6.70 to $5.89.
After today's gains, Karyopharm Therapeutics Inc reached a market cap of $231.9 million. Karyopharm Therapeutics Inc has had a trading range between $35.65 and $4.83 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $10.06 and a 200-day SMA of $17.18.
Karyopharm Therapeutics Inc. is a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company focused on the discovery, development and subsequent commercialization of drugs directed against nuclear transport targets for the treatment of cancer and other major diseases.
Karyopharm Therapeutics Inc is based out of Newton, MA and has some 71 employees. Its CEO is .
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