After a tough last week, U.S. averages soared on Monday in an apparent oversold bounce. The Dow Jones Industrial Average soared 0.90%, the S&P 500 rallied 0.86%, and the Nasdaq jumped 0.89%, during trading on Monday, April 17, 2017. Despite the strong equity performance, oil prices dropped and metals were relatively resilient: crude oil dropped 0.86%, gold prices skid 0.16%, and silver prices declined 0.51%.

Micro-cap averages followed their larger counterparts higher on Monday, as nine of the ten indices saw gains. Leading the rally was the OTCQX Dividend Index, which climbed 0.98%. The only index to see a loss today was the OTCQX Canada Index’s 0.01% decline.

OTC Markets 2017-04-17
OTC Markets 2017-04-17

Today’s Top OTC Winners:

  • Great Basin Scientific, Inc. (OTCQB: GBSND) +110.34%: Shares of the molecular diagnostics company shot up 110.34% on Monday, April 17, 2017. In addition, the stock was featured in one of our afternoon articles today; read about it here.
  • MMEX Resources Corporation (OTC Pink: MMEX) +106.67%: The oil & gas company surged 106.67% on Monday, after the company filed an 8-K detailing of entering into a Master Services Agreement with Trinity Consultants, Inc. The partnering company will assist with obtaining the necessary environmental regulation approvals from Texas Commission of Environmental Quality and the EPA.
  • Bravatek Solutions, Inc. (OTC Pink: BVTK) +55%: Shares of the cyber security solutions provider jumped 55% on Monday, but there was no news or press that could be found. Overall, the company saw volume of 607.98 million shares on the day.
  • First Bitcoin Capital Corp. (OTC Pink: BITCF) +31.43%: The bitcoin and digital currency company rallied 31.43% today, but there was no news or press that could be found. Overall, the stock saw volume of 1.51 million shares on the day.
  • Lot78, Inc. (OTC Pink: LOTE) +26.32%: Shares of the business development and electric vehicle charging station provider climbed 26.32% on Monday, April 17, 2017. However, there is no recent news or press from the company. Overall, the stock saw volume of just over 1 million shares on the day.
  • MyDx, Inc. (OTCQB: MYDX) +25.35%: The medical device and technology company climbs 25.35% on Monday, as investors anticipate the company’s 4th quarter and full year 2016 earnings release. The earnings announcement is scheduled to be released tomorrow and the conference call will follow on Thursday.
  • InMed Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (OTCQB: IMLFF) +15.54%: The CBD pharmaceutical company gained 15.54% today, but there was no news or press that could be found. Overall, the stock saw volume of 2.88 million shares on the day.
  • Ubiquitech Software Corp. (OTC Pink: UBQU) +15.38%: Shares of the marketing and cannabis company increased 15.38% on Monday, April 17, 2017. In addition, the stock was featured in one of our early trading articles this morning; read about it here.

Today’s Top OTC Losers:

  • Quest Management, Inc. (OTC Pink: QSMG) -72.96%: The acquisition & development company collapsed 72.96% on Monday, after its stock was blacklisted and placed on the “buyer beware” list by OTC Markets. Overall, the stock saw volume of 421,426 shares on the day.
  • ExeLED Holdings, Inc. (OTC Pink: ELED) -34.74%: Shares of the LED lighting holding company dropped 34.74% today, after the company filed a 10-K form for its 2016 annual earnings report.
  • Strikeforce Technologies, Inc. (OTC Pink: SFOR) -31.90%: The cyber security company declined 31.90% on Monday, after reporting full year 2016 earnings and providing a “state of the company” update.
  • Garmatex Holdings, Ltd. (OTC Pink: GRMX) -22.61%: Shares of the textile and garment company decreased 22.61% on Monday, but there was no news or press that could be found. Overall, the stock saw volume of 1.46 million shares on the day.

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