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In this product we rank the most positive and negative domestic stocks, filter the symbols by market-cap and trading volume, and then divide the companies into sectors and groups. We then manually look through charts leadership/changes, bottoms-up/top-down ideas, short-term patterns that may have long-term significance, etc. We believe you will find this product valuable as significant price and relative moves begin in the daily charts.

Airgain provides antenna technologies used to enable wireless networking across a range of devices and markets, including consumer, enterprise, and automotive. The company's antennas are deployed in carrier, fleet, enterprise, and public safety wireless networks and systems, including set-top boxes, access points, routers, modems, gateways, media adapters, digital televisions, sensors, fleet and asset tracking devices. Through its engagement in the design, integration, and testing of antenna technology, the company is a provider to the residential wireless local area networking market, supplying to carriers, original equipment manufacturers, original design manufacturers, and chipset manufacturers.

Amerant Bancorp (A)

Amerant Bancorp is a bank holding company. Through its subsidiary, Amerant Bank, N.A. (the Bank), the company provides individuals and businesses an array of deposit, credit, investment, wealth management, retail banking and fiduciary services. The company provides a range of deposit products and services, including a variety of checking and savings accounts, certificates of deposit, money market accounts, debit cards, remote deposit capture, online banking, mobile banking, e-Statements and direct deposit services. The company also provides a variety of trust and estate planning products and services through the Bank's subsidiaries, Amerant Trust, N.A. and Elant Bank & Trust Ltd.

Aon Plc Class A

Apellis Pharmaceuticals

Apellis Pharmaceuticals is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on treating disease through the inhibition of the complement system, which is a component of the immune system, at the level of C3, the central protein in the complement cascade. The company's clinical program targets C3 with Phase 3 clinical trials of its main product candidate, APL-2, in multiple indications. APL-2 has the potential to be a treatment that address the limitations of existing treatment options or provide a treatment option. The company is also conducting a Phase 2 trial of APL-2 in glomerular diseases, including C3 glomerulopathy, IgA nephropathy, primary membranous nephropathy and lupus nephritis.

Athira Pharma

Beazer Homes USA Inc.

Beazer Homes USA is engaged as a homebuilder. The company's homebuilding operations consist of the design, sale, and construction of single-family and multi-family homes. The company purchases land or obtains an option to purchase land, which, in either case, requires certain site improvements prior to home construction. When available in certain markets, the company also buys finished lots that are ready for home construction. The company has investments with land developers, other homebuilders and financial partners to acquire land positions, to manage its risk profile and to utilize its capital base. The company also acts as the general contractor for the construction of its new home communities.

Brooklyn ImmunoTherapeutics, Inc.

Century Casinos Inc.

Century Casinos is an international casino entertainment company that develops and operates gaming establishments as well as related lodging, restaurant, horse racing and entertainment facilities. The company owns casino operations in North America and England; develops a racetrack and entertainment center (REC) in Edmonton, Canada; holds interest in casino licenses throughout Poland; holds interest in a REC in Calgary, Canada, and the pari-mutuel off-track betting network in southern Alberta, Canada; manages cruise ship-based casinos on international waters; manages a hotel, entertainment and gaming club in Vietnam through a majority-owned subsidiary, and provides gaming services in Argentina.

Chuy's Holdings Inc.

Chuy's Holdings is a restaurant concept that provides Mexican and Tex Mex inspired food. The company provides the same menu during lunch and dinner, which includes enchiladas, fajitas, rellenos, tacos, burritos, combination platters and daily specials, complemented by a variety of appetizers, soups and salads. Each of the company's restaurants also provide a variety of sauces, including the Hatch Green Chile, Boom-Boom and Creamy Jalapeno sauces. The company also provides a bar in all of its restaurants providing its customers a variety of beverage offerings, featuring a selection of cocktails including its on-the-rocks margaritas made with lime juice and the King's Punch, a rum cocktail.

Cleveland-Cliffs Inc

Cleveland-Cliffs is an iron ore mining company. The company is a supplier of iron ore pellets to the North American steel industry from its mines and pellet plants located in Michigan and Minnesota. The company is organized according to its differentiated products. The company has two segments: Mining and Pelletizing, which the company is a main producer of iron ore pellets, primarily selling production from its Mining and Pelletizing segment to integrated steel companies in the U.S. and Canada; and Metallics, which constructing a Hot Briquetted Iron (HBI) production plant, whereby HBI is an iron alternative to scrap that, when used as a feedstock, allows an Electric Arc Furnace to produces valuable grades of steel.

Cogent Communications Holdings Inc

Cogent Communications Holdings is a facilities-based provider of Internet access, private network services, and data center colocation space. The company's network is designed and optimized to transmit packet switched data. The company provides on-net Internet access services through its own facilities, which run from its network to its customers' premises. The company's on-net service consists of Internet access and private network services offered at speeds ranging from 100 Megabits per second to 100 Gigabits per second. In addition to providing its on-net services, the company provides Internet access and private network services to customers that are not located in buildings directly connected to its network.

CrossAmerica Partners LP

CryoLife Inc.

CryoLife is engaged in the manufacturing, processing, and distribution of medical devices and implantable human tissues used in cardiac and vascular surgical procedures for patients with aortic disease. The company has the following product families: BioGlue? Surgical Adhesive products, JOTEC stent grafts and surgical products, On-X mechanical heart valves and surgical products, and implantable cardiac and vascular human tissues. The company's medical devices and preservation services are primarily used by cardiac and vascular surgeons to treat patients with aortic disease, including heart valve disease, and to a lesser extent, other conditions in cardiac and vascular surgery.

Evans Bancorp Inc.

Evans Bancorp is a bank holding company. The company has two wholly-owned subsidiaries: Evans Bank, N.A. (the Bank), which provides a range of banking services to consumer and commercial customers in Western New York; and Evans National Financial Services, LLC, which owns membership interests in The Evans Agency, LLC, which sells various premium-based insurance policies on a commission basis. The Bank provides deposit products, which include checking and negotiable order of withdrawal accounts, savings accounts, and certificates of deposit. The Bank also provides a variety of loan products to its customers, including commercial and consumer loans and commercial and residential mortgage loans.

FreightCar America Inc.

FreightCar America manufactures railcars and railcar components. The company designs and manufactures a variety of railcar types for transportation of bulk commodities and containerized freight products primarily in North America, including open top hoppers, covered hoppers, and gondolas along with intermodal and non-intermodal flat cars. The company's Manufacturing segment includes new railcar manufacturing, used railcar sales, railcar leasing and railcar rebuilds. The company's products and services include: VersaFlood Hopper Cars, Covered Hopper Cars, Dynastack Series, Steel Products Cars, Boxcars, Aluminum Coal Cars, Stainless Steel and Hybrid Stainless Steel/Aluminum Coal Cars, and Other Railcar Types.

GAMCO Investors

GAMCO Investors is a holding company. Through its subsidiaries, the company is a provider of investment advisory services to open-end funds, closed-end funds, a societe d'investissement a capital variable and institutional and private wealth management investors. The company generally manages assets on a discretionary basis and invests in a variety of United States and international securities through various investment style. The company conducts its investment advisory business principally through two subsidiaries: Gabelli Funds, LLC and GAMCO Asset Management Inc. G.distributors, LLC, its broker-dealer subsidiary, acts as an underwriter and distributor of the company's open-end funds.

Genco Shipping & Trading Ltd.

Global Cord Blood Corporation

Global Cord Blood is a provider of umbilical cord blood storage and ancillary services in China. Co. provides cord blood testing, processing and storage services under the direction of subscribers for a cord blood processing fee and a storage fee. Co. tests, processes and stores donated cord blood, and provides matching services to the public for a fee. Co. also preserves cord blood units donated by the public, provide matching services on such donated units and deliver matching units to patients in need of transplants. Co. has operating cord blood banks in the Beijing municipality, the Guangdong and Zhejiang province.

Golden Entertainment

Golden Entertainment owns and operates an entertainment platform, consisting of a portfolio of gaming assets that focus on resort casino operations and distributed gaming (including gaming in its branded taverns). The company conducts its business through two reportable operating segments: Casinos, which owns and operates resort casino properties, comprising of The Strat; Arizona Charlie's casinos; Laughlin casinos; Pahrump casinos; and Rocky Gap. Distributed Gaming, which involves the installation, maintenance and operation of slots and amusement devices in non-casino locations such as restaurants, bars, taverns, convenience stores, liquor stores and grocery stores in Nevada and Montana.

Grindrod Shipping Holdings

GT Biopharma

Iradimed Corp

iRadimed develops, manufactures, markets and distributes Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) compatible medical devices and accessories and services relating to them. The company provides products for sale: MRI compatible IV infusion pump system with associated disposable IV tubing sets; and 3880 MRI compatible patient vital signs monitoring system. The company's MRI compatible IV infusion pump system includes the 3860+ MRI compatible IV infusion pump, proprietary single-use IV tubing sets, a non-magnetic pole and a lithium battery. In addition, the company provides optional upgrade systems including the 3861 Side Car, 3865 Remote Display/Control, DERS and an SpO2 monitor.

Luxfer Holdings

Navios Maritime Partners

Navios Maritime Partners L.P. is an international owner and operator of dry cargo and container vessels. The Company is engaged in the seaborne transportation services of a range of dry cargo commodities, including iron ore, coal, grain and fertilizer, and also containers, chartering its vessels under medium to long-term charters. It focuses on providing seaborne shipping services under long-term time charters. As of December 31, 2016, it controlled 12 Panamax vessels, nine Capesize vessels, three Ultra-Handymax vessels and seven container vessels. Panamax vessels are vessels capable of carrying a range of dry cargo commodities, including iron ore, coal, grain and fertilizer and being accommodated in various discharge ports. Capesize vessels are dedicated to the carriage of iron ore and coal. Ultra-Handymax vessels are similar to Panamax vessels although with less carrying capacity, and have self-loading and discharging gear on board to accommodate undeveloped ports.

Noodles & Company

Noodles & Company is a restaurant concept providing lunch and dinner within the restaurant industry. The company's menu includes a variety of cooked-to-order dishes, including noodles and pasta, soups, salads and appetizers. The company's menu allows customers to customize their meals to meet their tastes and nutritional preferences with its selection of vegetables and proteins. The company's better-for-you platform with the launch of zucchini noodles provide a low-carb, low-calorie option for its customers that can be substituted into any of its dishes such as its Zucchini Spicy Peanut Saute.

NVE Corp.

NVE develops and sells devices that use spintronics, a nanotechnology that relies on electron spin to acquire, store and transmit information. The company manufactures spintronic products including sensors and couplers that are used to acquire and transmit data. The company has also licensed its spintronic magnetoresistive random access memory technology (MRAM). The company's products include: Sensor products, which detect the strength or gradient of magnetic fields and are used to determine position or speed; Coupler, which electrically isolates the coupled systems; and MRAM, which is used to store data in the spin of the electrons in thin metal alloy films, and read with spin-dependent tunnel junctions.

Ocwen Financial Corp.

OneWater Marine

OneWater Marine operates as a recreational boat retailer in the United States. The company offers new and pre-owned recreational boats and yachts, as well as related marine products, such as parts and accessories. The company also provides boat repair and maintenance services; arranges boat financing and insurance; and other ancillary services, including indoor and outdoor storage, and marina, as well as rental of boats and personal watercraft. As of Sept. 30, 2019, the company operated 63 stores comprising 21 dealer groups in 11 states.

Oportun Financial

Oportun Financial provides mortgage financing services. The company offers personal and auto loans, as well as financial coaching solutions. The company serves customers in the State of California.

Resolute Forest Products Inc.

Resolute Forest Products is engaged in the forest products industry, with a range of products, including market pulp, tissue, wood products, newsprint and specialty papers. The company's segments are: Market pulp, which includes virgin pulp and recycled bleached kraft pulp; Tissue, which manufactures a range of tissue products for the away-from-home and at-home markets; Wood products, which produce dimension spruce-pine-fir lumber and provides wood chips to its pulp and paper mills in Canada; Newsprint, which sells newsprint; and Specialty papers, which composed of uncoated mechanical papers, including supercalendered paper and white paper, as well as uncoated freesheet papers.

Scully Royalty

MFC Bancorp is a finance and supply chain company based in Canada. Co. is engaged in facilitating the working capital and other requirements of its customers. Co.'s business activities involve customized structured financial solutions and are supported by captive sources and products secured from third parties. Co. provides specialty banking services, focused on merchant banking and structured and trade finance, to its customers, suppliers and group members. Co. does business in multiple geographies and specializes in a wide range of industrial products such as metals, ceramics, minerals, various steel products and ferro-alloys and wood products.

Sino United Worldwide Consolidated Ltd.

Stericycle Inc.

Stericycle is engaged in the medical and hazardous waste management and secure information services. The company's segments are: North America, and International Regulated Waste and Compliance Services, which provides medical waste management services, pharmaceutical waste services, compliance programs, retail and healthcare, industrial and manufacturing hazardous waste management and secure information destruction; and Domestic Communication and Related Services, which provides appointment reminders, secure messaging, event registration, and other communications mainly for hospitals and integrated delivery network's as well as regulated recall and returns management communication, and logistics.

Texas Roadhouse Inc.

Texas Roadhouse is a restaurant company operating predominately in the casual dining segment. The company operates Texas Roadhouse restaurants and Bubba's 33 restaurants. In addition, the company operates restaurants outside of the casual dining segment. The Texas Roadhouse restaurants provide an assortment of steaks hand-cut on the premises and cooked to order over open grills. In addition to steaks, the company also provides its guests a selection of ribs, seafood, chicken, pork chops, pulled pork and vegetable plates, hamburgers, salads and sandwiches. Bubba's 33 is a sports restaurant. The company's menu features burgers, pizza and wings as well as a variety of appetizers, sandwiches and dinner entrees.

The Community Financial Corp.

Community Financial is a bank holding company. Through its subsidiary, Community Bank of the Chesapeake (the Bank), the company is engaged in the commercial and retail banking business, including the acceptance of deposits, and the origination of loans to individuals, associations, partnerships and corporations. The Bank's investment securities portfolio consists primarily of asset-backed mortgage-backed and collateralized mortgage obligations and other securities issued by the United States government-sponsored enterprises. The Bank's deposit products include savings, money market, demand deposit, individual retirement account, simplified employee pension, and time deposit accounts.

Twin Disc Inc.

Twin Disc designs, manufactures and sells marine and heavy duty off-highway power transmission equipment. Products provided include: marine transmissions, azimuth drives, surface drives, propellers and boat management systems as well as power-shift transmissions, hydraulic torque converters, power take-offs, industrial clutches and controls systems. The company sells its products to customers primarily in the pleasure craft, commercial and military marine markets, as well as in the energy and natural resources, government and industrial markets. The company's worldwide sales to both domestic and foreign customers are transacted through a direct sales force and a distributor network.

Willis Towers Watson Public Limited Company

ZIM Integrated Shipping Services

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