Stamford, CT -- (SBWIRE) -- 08/15/2013 -- High Rising Stocks provides investors with the hot penny stock alerts on a regular basis. We will send you alerts through our Free E Newsletters with High Yielding alerts, market forecasting, stock tips and strategies, and offer you the tools to help you along the way with the goal of keeping you loyal to our service. Today’s stocks to watch are: Volterra Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:VLTR), Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW), Novavax, Inc. (NASDAQ:NVAX), Smith & Wesson Holding Corp (NASDAQ:SWHC)
Volterra Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:VLTR) jumped up 53.99% to $22.79 on a traded volume of 9.89 million shares. Maxim Integrated Products Inc. has reached an agreement to acquire Volterra Semiconductor Corp. for $23 per share. The $23 per share purchase price represents a 55% premium to VLTR’s Wednesday closing price of $14.80. The transaction value is approximately a $605 million equity value, or $450 million net of Volterra’s cash position of approximately $155 million.
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Medical Properties Trust, Inc. (NYSE:MPW) declined 6.33% to $12.73 on a traded volume of 5.77 million shares. Medical Properties Trust, Inc. has priced its underwritten public offering of 10,000,000 shares of common stock at a public offering price of $12.75 per share. The Company has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 1,500,000 shares of its common stock. The offering is expected to close on or about August 20, 2013, subject to customary closing conditions.
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Novavax, Inc. (NASDAQ:NVAX) soared 10.16% to $2.76 on a traded volume of 5.73 million shares. The stock is up after Lazard Capital analyst William Tanner wrote that the company's vaccine against a prevalent respiratory virus could be more effective than a competing product. The analyst kept a buy rating on Novavax.
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Smith & Wesson Holding Corp (NASDAQ:SWHC) went down 6.14% to $11.43 on a traded volume of 3.17 million shares. The stock is going down after the FBI posted on its website that Total National Instant Criminal Background Checks, or NICS, were 1.28M in July compared to 1.28M in June.
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