Here of some of the top stock gainers for Monday:
1. Intellia Therapeutics | Increase 50%
Intellia Therapeutics (NTLA) surged after the biotech, along with Regeneron Pharmaceuticals (REGN) , reported positive results from its first clinical trial using a new technology to treat Transthyretin Amyloidosis, a rare condition marked by abnormal buildup of a protein called amyloid in the body's organs and tissues.
2. QAD | Increase 19%
Shares of (QADA) surged as the provider of integrated software solutions for manufacturers agreed to be acquired by private-equity firm Thoma Bravo for $87.50 a share, or $2 billion in cash. The deal is expected to close in the fourth quarter.
3. Etsy | Increase 7.4%
Following the transaction, Elo7 will continue to be headquartered in Sao Paulo and operate as a stand-alone marketplace run by its current management.
4. NRG Energy | Increase 6.1%
The firm expects the Princeton, N.J., company to return to more normal operating conditions after a recent winter storm significantly weighed on first-quarter results.