Tetraphase Pharmaceuticals Inc. (TTPH) was among the biggest gainers on the Russell 2000 for Friday February 19 as the stock popped 8.43% to $4.76, representing a gain of $0.37 per share. Some 682,686 shares traded hands on 3,338 trades, compared with an average daily volume of 983,521 shares out of a total float of 36.54 million. The stock opened at $4.35 and traded with an intraday range of $4.85 to $4.26.
After today's gains, Tetraphase Pharmaceuticals Inc. reached a market cap of $173.94 million. Tetraphase Pharmaceuticals Inc. has had a trading range between $52.90 and $4.05 over the last year, and it had a 50-day SMA of $7.24 and a 200-day SMA of $24.35.
Tetraphase Pharmaceuticals Inc is a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company engaged in creating antibiotics for serious and life-threatening multidrug-resistant infections. Its product candidate eravacycline is a fully synthetic tetracycline derivative.
Tetraphase Pharmaceuticals Inc. is based out of Watertown, MA and has some 55 employees. Its CEO is .
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