Wednesday’s Highlights at Noon: Voxeljet (VJET), BP Prudhoe Bay (BPT), BlackBerry (BB), AppLovin (APP), Novavax (NVAX)

So far Wednesday, June 16, NASDAQ is down -0.21% and the S&P is down -1.32%. Here are this morning’s most active stocks: Voxeljet (VJETResearch Report), BP Prudhoe Bay (BPTResearch Report), BlackBerry (BBResearch Report), AppLovin (APPResearch Report) and Novavax (NVAXResearch Report).

Voxeljet is down -6.46% in midday trading to $13.90. Shares opened today at $14.86. The company has a 52-week low of $4.67 and a 52-week high of $40.00. On the Street’s front, the average 12-month analyst price target for the stock is $27.00, marking a 81.70% potential upside from current levels. In a report issued on April 14, Alliance Global Partners analyst Brian Kinstlinger initiated coverage with a Buy rating on VJET and a price target of $27.00, which implies an upside of 82% from current levels.

BP Prudhoe Bay is down -6.27% in midday trading to $5.38. Shares opened today at $5.74. The company has a 52-week low of $1.26 and a 52-week high of $5.75.

BlackBerry is down -6.08% in midday trading to $12.82. Shares opened today at $13.65. The company has a 52-week low of $4.37 and a 52-week high of $28.77. On the Street’s front, the average 12-month analyst price target for the stock is $9.00, marking a -34.07% potential downside from current levels. In a report issued on April 29, RBC analyst Paul Treiber reiterated a Sell rating on BB, with a price target of $7.50, which represents a potential downside of 45% from where the stock is currently trading. Separately, on the same day, Canaccord Genuity’s Michael Walkley maintained a Hold rating on the stock and has a price target of $10.00. Over the last 3 months, the insider sentiment on BlackBerry has been negative based on 85 corporate insider transactions. This sentiment is lower than the average sector sentiment of insiders.

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AppLovin is up 5.48% in midday trading to $85.47. Shares opened today at $81.03. The company has a 52-week low of $49.41 and a 52-week high of $84.46. On the Street’s front, the average 12-month analyst price target for the stock is $76.44, marking a -5.66% potential downside from current levels. In a report issued on June 4, Citigroup analyst Jason Bazinet maintained a Buy rating on APP, with a price target of $81.00, which represents a slight downside potential from current levels. Separately, on May 13, Stifel Nicolaus’ Scott Devitt maintained a Hold rating on the stock and has a price target of $64.00. In the last 30 days, insiders purchased $8.7M worth of APP shares. Over the last 3 months, the insider sentiment on AppLovin has been positive based on 14 corporate insider transactions. This sentiment is slightly higher than the average sector sentiment of insiders.

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Novavax is down -5.14% in midday trading to $173.41. Shares opened today at $182.80. The company has a 52-week low of $45.00 and a 52-week high of $331.68. On the Street’s front, the average 12-month analyst price target for the stock is $249.60, marking a 36.54% potential upside from current levels. In a report released yesterday, Cantor Fitzgerald analyst Charles Duncan maintained a Buy rating on NVAX, with a price target of $272.00, which represents a potential upside of 49% from where the stock is currently trading. Separately, on May 12, J.P. Morgan’s Eric Joseph downgraded the stock to Hold and has a price target of $161.00. In the last 30 days, insiders have sold $91.56K worth of NVAX shares and purchased $97.75K worth of NVAX shares. Over the last 3 months, the insider sentiment on Novavax has been negative based on 43 corporate insider transactions. This sentiment is lower than the average sector sentiment of insiders.

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