Catalyst Pharmaceuticals Inc.CPRX shares,
It was up 0.70% to $ 4.31 on Thursday, in what turned out to be a gloomy trading session for the stock market, with the NASDAQ COMP Composite Index,
falling 0.72% to 13,865.36 and Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA,
falling 0.38% to 31,493.34. This was the stock’s second consecutive day of earnings. Catalyst Pharmaceuticals Inc. closed $ 0.97 below its 52-week high ($ 5.28), which the company reached on February 20.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors on Thursday, including Johnson & Johnson JNJ,
rose 0.05% to $ 165.74, Pfizer Inc. PFE,
fell 0.95% to $ 34.56, and Abbott Laboratories ABT,
it fell 1.44% to $ 125.41. Trading volume (1.6M) remained 394,618 below its 50-day average volume of 2.0M.