Barchart.com's Chart of the Day - Galectin Therapeutics
Jim Van Meerten - Barchart.com - Fri Jan 12, 4:50PM CST
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 GALT - Galectin Therapeutic
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GALT5.64-0.17-2.93%
The Chart of the Day belongs to Galectin Therapeutics (GALT).  I found the pharmaceutical stock by using Barchart to sort today's 52 Week New High list first for the highest Weighted Alpha, then again for technical buy signals of 80% or more.  I then used the Flipchart feature to review the charts for consistent price appreciation.  Since he Trend Spotter signaled a buy on 12/29 the stock gained 75.75%.

Galectin Therapeutics Inc. is a drug development company engaged in the development new therapies for fibrotic disease and cancer. The Company uses its carbohydrate technology that targets galectin proteins, the key mediators of biologic and pathologic function. Galectin Therapeutics uses naturally occurring carbohydrate polymers with galactose residues to create complex carbohydrates with specific molecular weights. Galectin Therapeutics, formerly known as Pro-Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is headquartered in Newton, Massachusetts.

 

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