Stocks were climbing Tuesday, driven by an extended rally in tech shares following a series of deals in the sector.
Here are some of the top gainers for Tuesday:
1. Marinus Pharmaceuticals | Percentage Increase Over 55%
Marinus Pharmaceuticals (MRNS) – Get Report was climbing after the biotech reported results from a pivotal late-stage study evaluating its drug candidate ganaxolone, designed to treat children and young adults with CDKL5 deficiency disorder, a rare type of epilepsy.
2. Social Capital Hedosophia Holdings Corp. II | Percentage Increase Over 35%
Social Capital Hedosophia Holdings II (IPOB) – Get Report was advancing following news that Opendoor was going public through a merger with the blank.check company. The deal will give the residential real estate startup an enterprise value of $4.8 billion.