Recent IPOs Sector Review: Winning and Losing Stocks on Jan 13th

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

Gainers (% price change)

Mission NewEnergy Limited (NASDAQ:MNEL):

The shares closed at $2.54, up $0.29, or 12.89% on the day. The stock is $6.46 or 71.78% lower than IPO price of $9.00.

KiOR (NASDAQ:KIOR):

The shares closed at $9.98, up $0.63, or 6.74% on the day. The stock is $5.02 or 33.47% lower than IPO price of $15.00.

FriendFinder Networks (FFN):

The shares closed at $0.8613, up $0.05, or 6.17% on the day. The stock is $9.14 or 91.4% lower than IPO price of $10.00.

ZELTIQ Aesthetics (NASDAQ:ZLTQ):

The shares closed at $10.75, up $0.6, or 5.91% on the day. The stock is $2.25 or 17.31% lower than IPO price of $13.00.

Kips Bay Medical (NASDAQ:KIPS):

The shares closed at $1.44, up $0.08, or 5.88% on the day. The stock is $6.56 or 82% lower than IPO price of $8.00.

Losers (% price change)

BG Medicine (NASDAQ:BGMD):

The shares closed at $5.25, down $0.38, or 6.75% on the day. The stock is $1.75 or 25% lower than IPO price of $7.00.

Sequans Communications (NYSE:SQNS):

The shares closed at $2.73, down $0.19, or 6.51% on the day. The stock is $7.27 or 72.7% lower than IPO price of $10.00.

Carbonite (NASDAQ:CARB):

The shares closed at $10.60, down $0.73, or 6.44% on the day. The stock is $0.6 or 6% higher than IPO price of $10.00.

NewLink Genetics (NASDAQ:NLNK):

The shares closed at $6.48, down $0.4, or 5.81% on the day. The stock is $0.52 or 7.43% lower than IPO price of $7.00.

NetQin Mobile Inc. (NYSE:NQ):

The shares closed at $6.98, down $0.42, or 5.68% on the day. The stock is $4.52 or 39.3% lower than IPO price of $11.50.