Recent IPOs Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Dec 14th

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about today’s action in recent initial public offerings.

Gainers (% price change)

  • BG Medicine (NASDAQ:BGMD): The shares closed at $4.29, up $0.59, or 15.95% on the day. The stock is $2.71 or 38.71% lower than IPO price of $7.00. About the company: BG Medicine, Inc. develops and markets diagnostic tests. The Company develops biomarkers that predict a patient’s response to a drug therapy, determine the potential toxicity of therapeutic agents to patients, identify patients who have or are likely to develop a specific disease, predict a patient’s prognosis once a disease has been diagnosed, and monitor a patient’s disease progression. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • MedQuist Holdings (NASDAQ:MEDH): The shares closed at $9.76, up $0.67, or 7.37% on the day. The stock is $1.76 or 22% higher than IPO price of $8.00. About the company: MedQuist Holdings Inc. provides medical transcription software technology and services to hospitals, healthcare networks and physician practices throughout the United States. The Company offers comprehensive software solutions including digital voice capture, speech recognition, electronic signature, medical coding systems and services, and mobile dictation devices.. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Fortegra Financial Corp. (NYSE:FRF): The shares closed at $5.66, up $0.37, or 6.99% on the day. The stock is $5.34 or 48.55% lower than IPO price of $11.00. About the company: Fortegra Financial Corp. offers insurance products and services to insurance companies, agents and brokers. The Company offers credit insurance, debt protection, warranty, service contract and car club solutions, business process outsourcing services for insurance companies and commercial lenders, and wholesale brokers specialty property/casualty and surplus lines insurance. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • CTPartners Executive Search (NYSEAMEX:CTP): The shares closed at $5.35, up $0.25, or 4.9% on the day. The stock is $7.65 or 58.85% lower than IPO price of $13.00. About the company: CTPartners Executive Search Inc. provides retained executive search services to clients on a global basis. The Company provide these services through offices in the Americas, Europe and Asia Pacific, as well as through a licensing arrangement that covers offices in Latin America. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • ZELTIQ Aesthetics (NASDAQ:ZLTQ): The shares closed at $12.67, up $0.57, or 4.71% on the day. The stock is $0.33 or 2.54% lower than IPO price of $13.00. About the company: Zeltiq Aesthetics Inc. provides medical services. The Company offers design, development, and commercialization of non-invasive procedures for the reduction of unwanted fat tissue. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Losers (% price change)

  • Sequans Communications (NYSE:SQNS): The shares closed at $2.63, down $0.92, or 25.92% on the day. The stock is $7.37 or 73.7% lower than IPO price of $10.00. About the company: Sequans Communications SA is a fabless designer, developer and supplier of 4G semiconductor solutions for wireless broadband applications. The Company’s solutions incorporate baseband processor and radio frequency, or RF, transceiver integrated circuits, or ICs, along with its proprietary signal processing techniques, algorithms and software stacks. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Sky-mobi Limited (NASDAQ:MOBI): The shares closed at $3.35, down $0.47, or 12.3% on the day. The stock is $4.65 or 58.13% lower than IPO price of $8.00. About the company: Sky-Mobi Ltd. retails applications for mobile devices. The Company’s stores sell games, music and books for mobile handsets. Sky-Mobi also operates a mobile social network, and contracts to pre-install some of its applications on mobile handsets before they are shipped. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • FriendFinder Networks (FFN): The shares closed at $0.6081, down $0.08, or 11.59% on the day. The stock is $9.39 or 93.9% lower than IPO price of $10.00. About the company: FriendFinder Networks Inc. is an Internet-based social networking and multimedia entertainment company. The Company provides a variety of online products and services appealing to members of diverse cultures and interest groups. FriendFinder also produces and distributes original pictorial and video content. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Fusion-io (NYSE:FIO): The shares closed at $23.26, down $2.19, or 8.61% on the day. The stock is $4.26 or 22.42% higher than IPO price of $19.00. About the company: Fusion-io Inc. provides data-centric computing solutions through a storage memory platform for data decentralization. The Company uses an integration of hardware and software solutions to improve datacenter efficiencies and enterprise grade performance. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  • Teavana Holdings (NYSE:TEA): The shares closed at $15.11, down $1.32, or 8.03% on the day. The stock is $1.89 or 11.12% lower than IPO price of $17.00. About the company: Teavana Holdings Inc. is a specialty retailer of premium loose-leaf teas, authentic artisanal teawares and other tea-related merchandise. The Company is a branded, multi-channel specialty tea retailers, offering wide varieties of premium loose-leaf teas, teawares such as handcrafted cast-iron, clay and ceramic teapots, and other tea-related merchandise. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

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