Shares of Great Basin Scientific, Inc. (NASDAQ:GBSN) [Trend Analysis] runs in leading trade, it moving down -1.43% to traded at $0.02. The firm has price volatility of 18.29% for a week and 26.63% for a month. Great Basin Scientific, Inc. (GBSN) released that findings from its 2016 Antimicrobial Stewardship Survey, which explored the issue of antibiotic resistance and the need for appropriate antibiotic use amidhealthcare organizations. The results, based on a survey of 1,090 hospitals and labs, found that 73 percent of respondents have instituted antimicrobial stewardship programs, which support organizational efforts toward proper antimicrobial use to reduce microbial resistance.
Great Basin conducted the survey as part of its participation in the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) Get Smart About Antibiotics Week, taking place November 14-18, 2016. The emergence of antibiotic resistant bacteria, or superbugs, has created important challenges for the healthcare industry. Per the CDC, two million people in the U.S. suffer infections due to superbugs each year, with 23,000 dying as a result.
A contributing factor to the rise of superbugs is the decades-old practice of overprescribing broad spectrum drugs, which has led to evolving strains of bacteria no longer affected by ordinaryly used antibiotics. The CDC has found that one-in-three antibiotic prescriptions – 47 million prescriptions per year – are unnecessary. Narrow down four to firm performance, its weekly performance was -5.05% and monthly performance was -48.25%. The stock price of GBSN is moving down from its 20 days moving average with -30.77% and isolated negatively from 50 days moving average with -98.93%.
Several matter pinch shares of Fusion Telecommunications International, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSNN) [Trend Analysis], as shares moving up 10.69% to $1.45 with a share volume of 91787. Fusion (NASDAQ:FSNN) reported that it has been designated to Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies in North America. Fusion earned the ranking following raise in income of 130 percent from 2012 to 2015.
Matthew Surgedn, Fusion’s Chief Executive Officer, stated, “Fusion is honored to be designatedto this year’s Technology Fast 500 list. We appreciate Deloitte’s recognition of the success of our organic and acquisition-led growth strategy. With our recently reported acquisition of Apptix, we look forward to additional advancing our innovative, yet proven single source cloud-based software solutions.” The stock is going forward its 52-week low with 51.04% and moving down from its 52-week high price with -73.30%. To have technical analysis views, liquidity ratio of a firm was calculated 0.90 as evaluated with its debt to equity ratio of 5.97. The float short ratio was 0.58%, as compared to sentiment indicator; Short Ratio was 1.98.