Shares of Ocugen Inc.
rallied 8.88% to $10.05 Thursday, on what proved to be an all-around favorable trading session for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index
rising 1.71% to 4,438.26 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average
rising 1.56% to 34,912.56. This was the stock's fourth consecutive day of gains. Ocugen Inc. closed $8.72 short of its 52-week high ($18.77), which the company reached on February 8th.
The stock outperformed some of its competitors Thursday, as Adverum Biotechnologies Inc.
fell 0.47% to $2.14, Ocular Therapeutix Inc.
fell 1.21% to $11.40, and Kodiak Sciences Inc.
rose 2.72% to $109.66. Trading volume (72.7 M) eclipsed its 50-day average volume of 15.0 M.