Prosensa Holding N.V. (NASDAQ:RNA)’s stock surged 27.04% to $8.41. The company on May 20 reported financial results for the first quarter ending March 31, 2014 and provided an update on the next steps for its exon-skipping platform for the treatment of Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy (DMD). Revenue for the three months ended March 31, 2014 was EURO14.8 million, compared with EURO2.4 million in 2013. Net income for the three months ended March 31, 2014 was EURO7.3 million or EURO0.20 per share (EURO0.19 diluted income per share), compared to a loss of EURO3.5 million or EURO0.12 per share (EURO0.12 diluted loss per share), for the comparative period in 2013.
The Fresh Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:TFM)’s shares climbed 5.43% to $30.26. The company on May 22 announced unaudited sales and earnings results for its thirteen week first quarter ended April 27, 2014. Earnings per diluted share (“EPS”) under U.S. generally accepted accounting principles (“GAAP”) in the first quarter of fiscal 2014 were $0.34, compared to $0.46 per diluted share, in the first quarter of fiscal 2013. GAAP net income in the first quarter of fiscal 2014 was $16.6 million, compared to $22.1 million in the first quarter of fiscal 2013. Net sales increased 17.6% to $431.0 million and comparable store sales increased 2.5% from the first quarter of fiscal 2013.
Liquid Holdings Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:LIQD)’s shares gained 3.89% to $1.87. The company on May 21 announced that the company has signed a joint marketing agreement with ConvergEx Prime Services LLC, the prime services division of ConvergEx Group LLC. Under the terms of the agreement, ConvergEx Prime Services will offer the Liquid platform as an option to its broad portfolio of prime brokerage clients including hedge funds, family offices, mutual funds, and registered advisors, and Liquid will refer its clients to ConvergEx for prime brokerage services.