NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- Shares of Antares Pharma (AMEX: AIS) were gapping down Thursday morning with an open price 22.8% lower than Wednesday's closing price. The stock closed at $2.41 Wednesday and opened today's trading at $1.86.

The average volume for Antares has been 1.2 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Antares has a market cap of $271.2 million and is part of the health care sector and health services industry. Shares are up 54.1% year to date as of the close of trading on Wednesday.

Antares Pharma, Inc., a pharmaceutical company, focuses on self-injection pharmaceutical products and technologies, and topical gel-based products.

TheStreet Ratings rates Antares as a sell. The area that we feel has been the company's primary weakness has been its disappointing return on equity. You can view the full Antares Ratings Report.

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