Monday’s Midday Stock Update: Samsung Electronics (SSNLF), ImmunoCellular Therapeutics (IMUC), Anthera Pharmaceuticals (ANTH), Mallinckrodt (MNK), Vical Inc (VICL)

By Carrie Williams

So far Monday, September 2, NASDAQ is down -2.4% and the S&P is down -1.77%. Here are this morning’s most active stocks: Samsung Electronics (SSNLFResearch Report), ImmunoCellular Therapeutics (IMUCResearch Report), Anthera Pharmaceuticals (ANTHResearch Report), Mallinckrodt (MNKResearch Report) and Vical Inc (VICLResearch Report).

Samsung Electronics is up 44.2% in midday trading to $44.20. Shares opened today at $0.00. The company has a 52-week low of $44.20 and a 52-week high of $2210.00.

ImmunoCellular Therapeutics is up 25% in midday trading to $0.03. Shares opened today at $0.03. The company has a 52-week low of $0.01 and a 52-week high of $0.25.

Anthera Pharmaceuticals is up 20.51% in midday trading to $0.05. Shares opened today at $0.04. The company has a 52-week low of $0.01 and a 52-week high of $0.10.

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Mallinckrodt is down -16.18% in midday trading to $2.59. Shares opened today at $3.09. The company has a 52-week low of $2.38 and a 52-week high of $34.44. On the Street’s front, the average 12-month analyst price target for the stock is $12.60, marking a 307.77% potential upside from current levels. In a report issued on August 28, Barclays analyst Balaji Prasad maintained a Hold rating on MNK, with a price target of $5, which implies an upside of 62% from current levels. Separately, on August 15, Cantor Fitzgerald’s Louise Chen reiterated a Buy rating on the stock and has a price target of $18. Over the last 3 months, the insider sentiment on Mallinckrodt has been positive based on 63 corporate insider transactions. This sentiment is higher than the average sector sentiment of insiders.

Vical Inc is down -14.43% in midday trading to $0.68. Shares opened today at $0.79. The company has a 52-week low of $0.60 and a 52-week high of $1.47.

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