Stocks ended mixed on Wednesday, February 8, 2017, as the trend continues to be sideways trading in recent days. The Dow Jones Industrial Average declined 0.18%, the S&P 500 saw slight increase of 0.07%, and the Nasdaq rallied 0.15%, during Wednesday’s trading. The dollar’s weakness today was the commodities’ gain: crude oil rallied 0.38%, gold jumped 0.53%, and silver saw gains of 0.11%.

Micro-cap performance improved slightly Wednesday, as four of the ten indices managed to see gains during today’s trading. Leading the rally was the OTCM ADR Index, which saw slight rally of 0.41% Wednesday. On the other hand, the OTCQB Venture Index was today’s worst performing index, with declines of 0.60%.

OTCmarkets 2017-02-08
OTCmarkets 2017-02-08

Today’s Top OTC Winners:

  • TSS, Inc. (OTCQB: TSSI) +472.50%: Shares of the IT security and operations company zoomed higher by 472.50% on Wednesday, February 8, 2017. Despite the eye-popping rally, TSS, Inc. did not release official news or press today. Overall, the stock saw strong volume of 2.67 million shares on the day.
  • Momentous Entertainment Group, Inc. (OTC Pink: MMEG) +180%: The digital media company saw shares shoot up 180% on Wednesday, February 8, 2017. In addition, the stock was featured in our early trading articles this morning; read about it here.
  • Earth Science Tech, Inc. (OTC Pink: ETST) +39.81%: The biotech company extended its rally by 39.81% on Wednesday, February 8, 2017. However, there are no new updates today. Overall, the stock saw volume of 258,546 shares exchange hands today.
  • Future Farm Technologies, Inc. (OTCQB: AGSTF) +37.18%: The indoor plant growth company rallied 37.18% today, after the company announced that it has acquired 15 acres of cannabis-zoned land in Florida. In addition, the company has named John Sweeney as the new chief operating officer.
  • Idaho First Bank (OTC Pink: IDFB) +27.45%: Shares of the bank rallied 27.45% o Wednesday, but there was no news or press that could be found. Overall, the stock saw strong volume of 80,000 shares on the day.
  • School Specialty, Inc. (OTC Pink: SCOO) +13.91%: Shares of the educational material supplier jumped 13.91% today, but there was no news or press that could be found. The stock saw volume of 5,004 shares today, compared to average daily volume of 1,254 shares over the past month.
  • ViaDerma, Inc. (OTC Pink: VDRM) +13.04%: Shares of the specialty pharmaceutical company climbed 13.04% on Wednesday, February 8, 2017. However, there was no news or press from the company today. The stock saw volume of 18.97 million shares on the day.
  • Acology, Inc. (OTC Pink: ACOL) +12.12%: The cannabis storage and container company continues to see very active price action, after rallying 12.12% today. However, there was no official news or press released by the company today. The stock saw volume of 28.66 million shares exchange hands on the day.

Today’s Top OTC Losers:

  • Mountain High Acquisitions Corp. (OTCQB: MYHI) -30.67%: The hemp acquisition and development company saw shares dive 30.67% on Wednesday, but there was no news or press released from the company today. Overall, the stock saw volume of 5.5 million shares on the day.
  • Novus Acquisition & Development Corp. (OTC Pink: NDEV) -18.20%: Shares of the acquisition & development company dropped 18.20% today, but there was no news or press released today. Overall, the stock saw volume of 2.22 million shares on the day.
  • PetroGas Company (OTC Pink: PTCO) -17.10%: The oil & gas company dove 17.10% on Wednesday, after the company recently announced that it has acquired a 160-acre lease in Payne County, Oklahoma.
  • PharmaCyte Biotech, Inc. (OTCQB: PMCB) -13.04%: The specialty pharmaceutical company saw shares decline 13.04% today, after the company released details on its shareholder call and playback features.

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