30th Annual ROTH Conference
March 11-14, 2018
Ritz Carlton, Dana Point, CA
ROTH Capital Partners' 30th Annual Conference is one of the largest of its kind in the United States. With roughly 500 participating companies and over 4,000 attendees, Roth will feature presentations from hundreds of public and private companies in a variety of sectors including health care; technology, Internet and media; cleantech, industrial growth and solar; consumer; oil and gas/mining and minerals; and business services. The three-and-a-half day event will include company presentations and small group meetings, as well as panels, entertainment and more. This gathering of institutional investors, private equity investors, VCs, company executives and service providers has become a must attend event for anyone working in the small and mid-cap space. For more information visit www.Roth.com
Pacific Ethanol, Inc. (PEIX)
Pacific Ethanol (NASDAQ: PEIX) is a leading producer and marketer of low-carbon renewable fuels and high-quality alcohol products in the United States. Pacific Ethanol owns and operates nine production facilities that have a combined production capacity of 605 million gallons per year, produce over one million tons per year of ethanol co-products – on a dry matter basis – such as wet and dry distillers grains, wet and dry corn gluten feed, condensed distillers solubles, corn gluten meal, corn germ, corn oil, distillers yeast and CO2. Pacific Ethanol markets and distributes fuel-grade ethanol, high-quality alcohol products and co-products domestically and internationally. For more information, visit the company's website at www.pacificethanol.com.
Panhandle Oil and Gas, Inc. (PHX)
Panhandle Oil and Gas (NYSE: PHX) is engaged in the exploration for and production of natural gas and oil. The majority of Panhandle Oil and Gas Inc.'s revenues are derived from the production and sale of oil and natural gas. The company's oil and gas holdings, including its 255,000 net mineral acreage and its working interests and royalty interests in producing wells, are primarily located in Arkansas, Oklahoma and Texas. For more information, visit the company's website at www.panhandleoilandgas.com.
Paringa Resources Ltd. (PNGZF)
Paringa Resources (OTC: PNGZF) is an emerging energy provider based in the United States that aims to become the next major Illinois Basin coal producer. The company is developing the Buck Creek Mining Complex, which is located in the Illinois Coal Basin and includes the permitted 2.8 Mtpa Poplar Grove Mine. Construction of the Poplar Grove mine began in mid-2017, and first coal is expected during Q3 2018. Following the conclusion of construction on Poplar Grove, the company will commence construction of the permitted 3.8 Mtpa Cypress Mine, which is slated to begin by early 2019. For more information, visit the company's website at www.paringaresources.com.
PC Connection, Inc. (CNXN)
PC Connection (NASDAQ: CNXN) and its subsidiaries, dba Connection, (www.connection.com) is a Fortune 1000 company headquartered in Merrimack, NH. With offices throughout the United States, Connection delivers custom-configured computer systems overnight from its ISO 9001:2008 certified technical configuration lab at its distribution center in Wilmington, OH. In addition, the company has over 2,500 technical certifications to ensure it can solve the most complex issues of its customers. Connection also services international customers through its GlobalServe subsidiary, a global IT procurement and service management company. For more information, visit the company's website at www.ir.pcconnection.com.
PCM, Inc. (PCMI)
PCM (NASDAQ: PCMI), through its wholly owned subsidiaries, is a multi-vendor technology solutions provider. The company's solutions include hardware, software and services to small, medium and enterprise businesses; state, local and federal governments; and educational institutions throughout the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom. The company generated net sales of $2.2 billion in the 12 months ended September 2017. For more information, visit the company's website at www.investor.pcm.com.
PetroQuest Energy, Inc. (PQ)
PetroQuest (NYSE: PQ) is an independent energy company focused on exploring, developing, acquiring and producing oil and natural gas reserves in Texas and Louisiana. Founded in 1985 as a Gulf Coast oil and gas company, PetroQuest grew its reserves, which were chiefly located onshore in Louisiana, over the course of about 17 years. In 2003, the company executed an asset diversification strategy to balance its Gulf Coast and Gulf of Mexico operations with onshore properties that were longer-lived and lower-risk. Utilizing cashflow generated by its Gulf Coast Basin assets, PetroQuest has expanded into the Cotton Valley trend in East Texas and currently has about 52,000 gross acres in the Carthage Field. For more information, visit the company's website at www.petroquest.com.
Pharming Group NV (PHGUF)
Pharming Group (OTC: PHGUF) is a biotech company engaged in the development of innovative products to treat unmet medical needs. The company's RUCONEST® (RHUCIN® in non-European territories), which is currently undergoing Phase III clinical development in North America, is a recombinant human C1 inhibitor approved to treat angioedema attacks in patients with HAE in all 27 EU countries as well as Norway, Iceland and Liechtenstein. The product is additionally being evaluated for follow-on indications in the areas of transplantation and reperfusion injury. The company's cutting-edge technologies include innovative and validated platforms for producing protein therapeutics along with technology and processes to purify and formulate these products. For more information, visit the company's website at www.pharming.com.
Pyxis Tankers, Inc. (PXS)
Pyxis Tankers (NASDAQ: PXS) owns a modern fleet of six tankers engaged in seaborne transportation of refined petroleum products and other bulk liquids. The company is focused on growing its fleet of medium range product tankers, which provide operational flexibility and enhanced earnings potential due to their "eco" features and modifications. Pyxis Tankers is positioned to opportunistically expand and maximize its fleet due to competitive cost structure, strong customer relationships and an experienced management team, whose interests are aligned with those of its shareholders. For more information, visit the company's website at www.pyxistankers.com.
Piedmont Lithium Ltd. (PLLLY)
Piedmont Lithium Ltd. (OTC: PLLLY) is an emerging lithium company engaged in developing its 100-percent-owned Piedmont Lithium Project, located in North Carolina in one of the world's premier regions for lithium exploration. The company's goal is to become a strategic domestic lithium supplier to the growing electric vehicle and battery storage markets in the United States. The company is working to fast-track the Piedmont Lithium Project toward production in order to capitalize on the lithium shortfall that is anticipated to afflict the global markets over the next 10 years. For more information, visit the company's website at www.piedmontlithium.com.
Platinum Group Metals Ltd. (PLG)
Platinum Group Metals (TSX: PTM) (NYSE: PLG) is a mining company focused on producing platinum and palladium, with projects located in South Africa's Bushveld Complex, surrounded by 70 percent of the world's platinum production. The company is presently focused on, and is the operator of, the Waterberg Project, which is a bulk mineable underground deposit located in northern South Africa that the company discovered. The Waterberg Project has the potential to be a low-cost, primarily palladium mine. Recently, Impala Platinum made a strategic investment in the Waterberg Project. For more information, visit the company's website at www.platinumgroupmetals.net.
Pointer Telocation Ltd. (PNTR)
Pointer Telocation Ltd. (NASDAQ: PNTR) is a developer, manufacturer and operator of mobile resource management (MRM) and an innovator in the connected car segment. Leveraging its in-depth knowledge of this market's needs, Pointer has developed a full suite of tools, technology and services to respond to and meet them. The company's innovative, reliable cloud-based software-as-a-service (SAAS) platform is designed to extract and capture an organization's critical mobility data point, including office, drivers, routes, points-of-interest, logistic-network, vehicle, trailers, containers and cargo. This SAAS platform analyzes raw data and then converts it into valuable information for Pointer's clients, giving them actionable insights and enabling them to improve their bottom lines and increase profitability. For more information, visit the company's website at www.pointer.com.
Polar Power, Inc. (POLA)
Polar Power (NASDAQ: POLA) is a global provider of power and cooling systems for targeted market applications. The company particularly offers direct current (DC) power systems, DC hybrid power systems and DC solar hybrid power systems for telecommunications, military, renewable energy, marine, automotive and oil field applications. Polar Power's solutions offer reliable, low-cost energy for off-grid and bad-grid applications and for those that will continue powering applications in the event of a utility grid failure. For more information, visit the company's website at www.polarpower.com.
Pretium Resources Inc. (PVG)
Pretium Resources (TSX: PVG) (NYSE: PVG) is an exploration and development company based in Canada that is engaged in acquiring, exploring and developing precious metal resource properties in the Americas. The company is creating value through gold by ramping up production of its 100-percent-owned Brucejack Mine, which is a high-grade gold underground mine located in northwestern British Columbia. Commercial operation at the Brucejack mine commenced in summer 2017, and the mine yielded 154,484 ounces of gold during the first six months of ramp-up. For more information, visit the company's website at www.pretivm.com.
Profire Energy, Inc. (PFIE)
Profire Energy (NASDAQ: PFIE) focuses on oilfield technology, specializing in burner and chemical management systems. The company's flagship burner management system (BMS) products are designed to ignite, monitor and manage burner flames that are extensively used in oilfield production and transportation equipment (i.e. firetube vessels). In the absence of such a burner management system, greater manual labor is needed to ensure flames are burning at the correct temperature, and this can compromise production. Further, without a burner management system, when a burner flame goes out, a worker must manually reignite it using a fuel-soaked rag and a stick, which is dangerous and inefficient. For more information, visit the company's website at www.profireenergy.com.
ProQR Therapeutics N.V. (PRQR)
ProQR Therapeutics (NASDAQ: PRQR) is creating transformative RNA medicines to treat severe genetic rare diseases, including cystic fibrosis, Leber's congenital amaurosis 10 and dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa. ProQR's RNA therapies allow the company to address inherited diseases caused by a genetic defect. Based on its distinctive proprietary RNA repair platform technologies, the company is growing its pipeline with a focus on patients and loved ones. For more information, visit the company's website at www.proqr.com.
pSivida Corp. (PSDV)
pSivida (NASDAQ: PSDV) is a developer of sustained-release drug products and technologies for the treatment of eye diseases. Only four FDA-approved sustained-release treatments currently exist for back-of-the-eye diseases, and pSivida has developed three of the four. ILUVIEN®, a miniaturized insert for diabetic macular edema, is licensed to Alimera Sciences and currently sold in the United States and several EU countries. Retisert®, an implant for posterior uveitis, is licensed and sold by Bausch & Lomb. The company filed an NDA with the FDA in January 2018 for DurasertTM, its lead product candidate, which is being developed independently. For more information, visit the company's website at www.psivida.com.
Pulmatrix, Inc. (PULM)
Pulmatrix (NASDAQ: PULM) is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company engaged in the development of innovative inhaled therapies to address serious pulmonary diseases, utilizing the company's patented iSPERSETM technology. Pulmatrix's proprietary product pipeline targets the advancement of treatments for serious lung diseases, with products including Pulmazole (PUR1900), an inhaled anti-fungal for patients with ABPA, and PUR1800, a narrow spectrum kinase inhibitor for patients with obstructive lung diseases, including asthma and COPD. The company has partnered with Vectura Group plc to develop PUR0200, a drug candidate for COPD, for the U.S. market. For more information, visit the company's website at www.pulmatrix.com.
PURE Bioscience, Inc. (PURE)
PURE Bioscience (OTCQB: PURE) is focused on the development and commercialization of proprietary antimicrobial products, chiefly in the area of food safety, and offers solutions to the health and environmental issues of pathogen and hygienic control. The company's technology platform is based on patented stabilized ionic silver, and its initial products contain silver dihydrogen citrate (SDC), which is a broad spectrum, nontoxic antimicrobial agent that provides round-the-clock residual protection and formulates well with other compounds. SDC stands apart as a platform technology due to its greater efficacy, reduced toxicity and mitigation of bacterial resistance compared to other products in the marketplace. For more information, visit the company's website at www.purebio.com.
Q BioMed, Inc. (QBIO)
Q BioMed (OTCQB: QBIO) is a biomedical acceleration and development company engaged in licensing and acquiring biomedical assets across the healthcare spectrum. The company's focus is on offering these target assets the strategic resources, developmental support and expansion capital they require to ensure they are able to fulfill their potential for development. This enables these target assets to provide products to the patients that need them. For more information, visit the company's website at www.QBioMed.com.
Quantenna Communications, Inc. (QTNA)
Quantenna Communications (NASDAQ: QTNA) is engaged in the innovation of cutting-edge, high-performance Wi-Fi solutions. Since its founding in 2006, the company has established its position in Wi-Fi technologies through various industry firsts within the market. Continuing its innovation efforts, Quantenna aims to perfect Wi-Fi through the establishment of benchmarks for speed, range, efficiency and dependability. The company employs a multidimensional approach—from silicon, system to software—for Wi-Fi networks and offers solutions for OEMs and service providers throughout the world. For more information, visit the company's website at www.quantenna.com.
Quest Resource Holding Corp. (QRHC)
Quest Resource (NASDAQ: QRHC) focuses on corporate sustainability, recycling and environmental resource management, offering businesses a nationwide, single-source solution for reusing, recycling and disposing of a broad array of waste streams and recyclables their businesses generate. The company's comprehensive reuse, recycling and disposal services include customer-specific programs for managing, collecting, processing and accounting for waste streams and recyclables. Quest runs environmentally focused online platforms containing information and data that tracks and reports the environmental results of its services and also provides actionable data to enhance business operations. For more information, visit the company's website at www.QRHC.com.
QuickLogic Corp. (QUIK)
QuickLogic (NASDAQ: QUIK) enables OEMs to maximize battery life for highly differentiated, immersive user experiences with Smartphone, Wearable, Hearables and IoT devices. QuickLogic delivers these benefits through industry leading ultra-low power customer programmable SoC semiconductor solutions, embedded software, and algorithm solutions for always-on voice and sensor processing. The company's embedded FPGA initiative also enables SoC designers to easily implement post production changes, and increase revenue by providing hardware programmability to their end customers. For more information, visit the company's website at www.quicklogic.com.
RADA Electronic Industries Ltd. (RADA)
RADA Electronic Industries (NASDAQ: RADA) is an Israel-based defense electronics system house that specializes in designing, developing, producing and selling advanced electronic systems for airborne and land applications. The company's product lines include Tactical Land Radars for Force and Border Protection and Avionics Systems (including Inertial Navigation Systems) for fighter aircraft and UAVs. RADA offers complete system solutions that are chiefly designed for the aerospace and defense market. The company's customer base includes leading forces and defense integrators like Lockheed Martin, Boeing, General Electric, Israel Aerospace Industries, Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd., Rafael Advanced Defense Systems, Embraer, Israel Military Industries and many more. For more information, visit the company's website at www.rada.com.
Radisys Corp. (RSYS)
Radisys (NASDAQ: RSYS), through its open telecom solutions, enables service providers to drive disruption with new open architecture business models. The company's groundbreaking disaggregated and virtualized enabling technology solutions leverage open reference architectures and standards, combined with open software and hardware, to facilitate business transformation for the telecom industry. The company's world-class services organization provides systems integration expertise needed to solve the complex deployment challenges faced by content providers. For more information, visit the company's website at www.radisys.com.
Rambus, Inc. (RMBS)
Rambus (NASDAQ: RMBS) is a creator of innovative hardware, software and services that drive technology advancements from the data center to the mobile edge. The company is focused on making data faster and safer, and its architecture licenses, IP cores, chips, software and services span memory and interfaces, security and emerging technologies to positively impact the modern world. Rambus collaborates with the industry and partners with leading chip and system designers, foundries and service providers. The company's products are integrated into tens of billions of devices and systems and power and secure diverse applications, including Big Data, Internet of Things (IoT) security, mobile payments and smart ticketing. For more information, visit the company's website at www.rambus.com.
Recro Pharma, Inc. (REPH)
Recro Pharma (NASDAQ: REPH) is a revenue-generating specialty pharmaceutical company focused on therapeutics for hospitals and other acute care settings. The company operates through two business divisions: an acute care, hospital product division and a revenue-generating contract development and manufacturing, or CDMO, division. The company's lead product candidate is a proprietary injectable form of meloxicam, which is a long-acting preferential COX-2 inhibitor. Since injectable meloxicam is in the non-opioid drug class, Recro Pharma believes it will overcome many of the issues that are associated with commonly prescribed opioid therapeutics, such as respiratory depression, constipation, excessive nausea and vomiting. It also has no addictive potential and maintains meaningful analgesic effects for pain relief. For more information, visit the company's website at www.recropharma.com.
Reed's, Inc. (REED)
Reed's (NYSE American: REED) owns one of the leading portfolios of handcrafted, natural beverages in the United States and has sold more than 500 million bottles. The company's portfolio is sold in more than 20,000 retail doors across the natural, specialty, grocery, drug, club and mass channels throughout the country. Reed's offers the No. 1 selling ginger beer brand in America and has led the ginger beer category for decades. The company's award-winning ginger beers are distinctive in the category due to Reed's proprietary hand-brewing process. The company also owns the Virgil's line of flavored craft sodas, which is the No. 1 selling independent, natural craft soda brand in America. For more information, visit the company's website at www.reedsinc.com.
Remark Holdings, Inc. (MARK)
Remark Holdings (NASDAQ: MARK) primarily focuses on the development and deployment of artificial-intelligence-based solutions for businesses and software developers in many industries. Additionally, the company owns and operates digital media properties that deliver relevant, dynamic content. The company is headquartered in Las Vegas, Nevada, with additional operations in Los Angeles, California and in Beijing, Shanghai, Chengdu and Hangzhou, China. For more information, visit the company's website at www.remarkholdings.com.
ReneSola Ltd. (SOL)
ReneSola (NYSE: SOL) is an international brand engaged in the development, construction, operation and asset management of solar projects. ReneSola has teams in 10 countries, including major solar power markets like China, the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, France, Spain, Turkey, Poland, Japan and Thailand. The company is leveraging its global presence and widespread distribution and sales network and is poised to develop high-quality green energy projects with attractive returns across the globe. For more information, visit the company's website at www.renesolapower.com.
Renewable Energy Group, Inc. (REGI)
Renewable Energy Group (NASDAQ: REGI) provides cleaner, lower carbon intensity products and services. The company is an international producer of biomass-based diesel as well as a developer of renewable chemicals and the largest producer of advanced biofuel in North America. The company employs an integrated procurement, distribution and logistics network for the conversion of natural fats, oils, greases and sugars into lower carbon intensity products and has 14 active biorefineries, a feedstock processing facility, R&D capabilities and a varied and growing intellectual property portfolio. For more information, visit the company's website at www.regi.com.
RESAAS Services, Inc. (RSASF)
RESAAS Services (CSE: RSS) (OTCQX: RSASF) is a cloud-based social business platform created to meet the needs of the real estate services industry. The company brings proprietary real-time technology into the real estate business and is helping transform the way real estate listing data flows among real estate agents, brokers, associations and MLSs. RESAAS is focused on providing a true place for all things real estate and uniting the global real estate industry. For more information, visit the company's website at www.resaas.com.
Research Solutions, Inc. (RSSS)
Research Solutions (OTCQB: RSSS) provides cloud-based research intelligence and retrieval solutions for R&D-driven organizations. The company's wholly owned subsidiary Reprints Desk provides services that many of the world's top 25 pharmaceutical companies rely on. Research Solutions' software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform gives customers on-demand access to and augmented data from tens of millions of scientific, medical and technical (STM) documents, which helps them accelerate acquisition at the point of discovery, saves them time and money, and helps them stay copyright-compliant. For more information, visit the company's website at www.researchsolutions.com.
Restoration Robotics, Inc. (HAIR)
Restoration Robotics (NASDAQ: HAIR) is a medical device company engaged in the development and commercialization of the ARTASTM Robotic Hair Restoration System. The company believes this system to be the first and only physician-assisted system able to dissect and assist in harvesting follicular units directly from the scalp and create recipient implant sites using proprietary algorithms. Restoration Robotics has exceptional expertise in machine vision, image guidance, visual servoing and robotics as well as prowess in developing intuitive interfaces for the management of these technologies. For more information, visit the company's website at www.restorationrobotics.com.
Revolution Lighting Technologies, Inc. (RVLT)
Revolution Lighting Technologies (NASDAQ: RVLT) designs, manufactures and sells advanced LED lighting solutions, with a focus on the industrial, commercial and government markets in the United States, Canada and internationally. Through its cutting-edge LED technologies, Revolution Lighting has developed a pioneering lighting company that provides a comprehensive advanced product platform of top-quality interior and exterior LED lamps and fixtures. These products include signage and control systems. The company is uniquely positioned to serve as an expert partner, delivering full-service lighting solutions through its operating divisions and turning lighting into a source of outstanding energy savings, quality light and well-being. For more information, visit the company's website at www.rvlti.com.
Ritter Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (RTTR)
Ritter Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: RTTR) is engaged in the development of novel therapeutics that modulate the gut microbiome to treat gastrointestinal diseases. RP-G28, the company's lead product, has the potential to become the very first FDA-approved lactose intolerance treatment, addressing a condition that affects millions of individuals throughout the world. This product has been studied in phase 2 trials and is currently in phase 3 clinical development. Ritter Pharmaceuticals is additionally exploring the functionality and discovering the therapeutic potential of gut microbiome changes on treating and/or preventing various conditions, including gastrointestinal diseases, immuno-oncology, metabolic and liver disease. For more information, visit the company's website at www.RitterPharma.com.
Rosehill Resources Inc. (ROSE)
Rosehill Resources (NASDAQ: ROSE) (NASDAQ: ROSEW) (NASDAQ: ROSEU) is an oil and gas exploration company that has producing assets in Texas and New Mexico. The company's investment activity is focused in the Delaware Basin portion of the Permian Basin. Rosehill's growth strategy includes organically developing its two core acreage areas in Loving and Lea counties and in Pecos and Reeves counties along with focused acquisitions in the Delaware Basin. For more information, visit the company's website at www.rosehillresources.com.
RumbleOn, Inc. (RMBL)
RumbleOn (NASDAQ: RMBL) is a disruptive e-commerce platform that enables consumers and dealers to purchase, sell, trade and finance pre-owned motorcycles and other powersport and recreation vehicles in one online location. The company is focused on changing how pre-owned vehicles are bought and sold by offering users the most efficient, timely and transparent transaction experience. The market for vin-specific pre-owned vehicles is RumbleOn's initial focus, with emphasis on powersports. The company serves both consumers and dealers through its 100 percent online marketplace platform. RumbleOn makes cash offers to purchase pre-owned vehicles and offers a vast inventory of used vehicles for sale as well as third-party financing and associated products. For more information, visit the company's website at www.rumbleon.com.
Sandstorm Gold Ltd. (SAND)
Sandstorm Gold Ltd. (NYSE: SAND) (TSX: SSL) is a gold royalty company engaged in providing upfront financing to gold mining companies that are seeking capital. In return, the company receives the right to a percentage of a mine's gold production over the life of the mine. Of Sandstorm's portfolio of 174 royalties, 21 of the underlying mines are currently producing. The company intends to grow and diversify its low-cost production profile through acquiring additional gold royalties. For more information, visit the company's website at www.sandstormgold.com.
S&W Seed Company (SANW)
S&W Seed Company (NASDAQ: SANW) is a global agricultural company headquartered in Sacramento, California. S&W's vision is to be the world's preferred proprietary seed company which supplies a range of forage and specialty crop products that supports the growing global demand for animal proteins and healthier consumer diets. S&W is a global leader in alfalfa seed, with significant research and development, production and distribution capabilities. S&W sells its seed products in more than 30 countries around the globe. S&W also provides hybrid sorghum and sunflower, and is utilizing its research and breeding expertise to develop and produce stevia, the all-natural, zero calorie sweetener for the food and beverage industry. For more information, visit the company's website at www.swseedco.com.
SELLAS Life Sciences Group, Inc. (SLS)
SELLAS Life Sciences (NASDAQ: SLS) is a development-stage biopharmaceutical company with its focus on novel cancer immunotherapies for a wide array of cancer indications. The company's lead product candidate, galinpepimut-S (GPS), is a cancer immunotherapeutic agent that targets Wilms Tumor 1 (WT1) protein, which is present in various tumor types. The product has potential as a monotherapy or in combination to address a broad spectrum of hematologic cancers and solid tumor indications. SELLAS recently received Orphan Drug designations from the U.S. Food & Drug Administration and the European Medicines Agency for GPS in acute myeloid leukemia (AML) and malignant pleural mesothelioma (MPM). GPS additionally received FDA Fast Track designation for AML and MPM. For more information, visit the company's website at www.sellaslifesciences.com.
SenesTech, Inc. (SNES)
SenesTech (NASDAQ: SNES) is engaged in developing proprietary technologies to manage animal pest populations through fertility control. The company's focus is on changing the paradigm of pest management by targeting the root problem of reproduction—an approach that can potentially help reduce reliance on lethal methods of rodent control. The company's ContraPest® is a pioneering technology that targets the reproductive capabilities of both genders within rat populations. ContraPest® is a restricted-use pesticide that employs a proprietary bait delivery method to dispense a highly palatable liquid formulation that fosters sustained consumption in rat communities; it is also designed to pose only low hazard to handlers and non-target species like wildlife, livestock and pets. For more information, visit the company's website at www.senestech.com.
Sequans Communications S.A. (SQNS)
Sequans Communications (NYSE: SQNS) provides single-mode 4G LTE semiconductor solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT) and a broad array of broadband data devices. Since its founding in 2003, the company has developed and delivered seven generations of 4G technology, and its chips are certified and shipping in 4G networks across the globe. Sequans currently offers two LTE product lines: StreamrichLTE™, which is optimized for broadband devices, including CPE, mobile and portable routers, and high-performance IoT devices; and StreamliteLTE™, which is optimized for lower data rate and narrowband IoT devices, including wearables, trackers and sensors. For more information, visit the company's website at www.sequans.com.
SG Blocks, Inc. (SGBX)
SG Blocks (NASDAQ: SGBX) is engaged in the advancement and promotion of code-engineered cargo shipping containers for safe and sustainable construction. The company provides a product that surpasses many of the standard building code requirements and additionally supports developers, architects, builders and owners in attaining greener construction; quicker execution; and stronger, higher-value buildings. Each of the company's projects begins with GreenSteelTM, which is the structural core and shell of an SG Blocks building, and projects are then tailored to the individual client's specifications. For more information, visit the company's website at www.sgblocks.com.
ShotSpotter, Inc. (SSTI)
ShotSpotter (NASDAQ: SSTI) is a provider of gunshot detection solutions that aid law enforcement and security personnel in identifying, locating and deterring gun violence. The company provides the most trusted, scalable and reliable gunfire alert and analysis available in the marketplace, with solutions offered on a SaaS-based subscription model. ShotSpotter has deep domain experience and cumulative agency best practice experience that enable the company to deliver measurable outcomes to help mitigate gun violence. The company has multiple patents that have resulted from almost 20 years of innovation in the area of acoustic location technology. For more information, visit the company's website at shotspotter.com.
Sierra Metals, Inc. (SMTS)
Sierra Metals (NYSE: SMTS) is a Canadian-based growing polymetallic mining company with production from its Yauricocha Mine in Peru, and its Bolivar and Cusi Mines in Mexico. The company is focused on increasing production volume and growing mineral resources. Sierra Metals has recently had several new key discoveries and still has many more exciting brownfield exploration opportunities at all three Mines in Peru and Mexico that are within close proximity to the existing mines. Additionally, the company also has large land packages at all three mines with several prospective regional targets providing longer-term exploration upside and mineral resource growth potential. For more information, visit the company's website at www.sierrametals.com.
Sierra Wireless, Inc. (SWIR)
Sierra Wireless, Inc. (NASDAQ: SWIR) is an Internet of Things (IoT) innovator, empowering businesses and industries to evolve and thrive within the connected economy. The company offers a device-to-cloud solution composed of embedded and networking solutions that are seamlessly integrated with secure cloud and connectivity services. OEMs and enterprises throughout the world depend on Sierra's expertise in providing fully integrated solutions to lessen complexity, turn data into intelligence, and bring their connected products and services to market more quickly. For more information, visit the company's website at www.sierrawireless.com.
Silicon Motion Technology Corp. (SIMO)
Silicon Motion (NASDAQ GS: SIMO) is a global supplier of NAND flash controllers for solid state storage devices and a merchant leader in providing SSD controllers. Silicon Motion ships more than 750 million NAND controllers each year and has shipped more than 5 billion NAND controller in the last decade, which is more than any other company in the world. The company's controllers are widely used in embedded storage products like SSDs and eMMCs, which can be found in smartphones, PCs and industrial and commercial applications. Silicon Motion additionally supplies specialized high-performance hyperscale data center and industrial SSD solutions. For more information, visit the company's website at www.siliconmotion.com.
Silvercorp Metals, Inc. (SVM)
Silvercorp Metals (TSX: SVM) (NYSE: SVM) is a low-cost silver-producing Canadian mining company with various mines in China. The company aims to deliver shareholder value through its focus on acquiring underdeveloped projects with resource potential and the capability to grow organically. Silvercorp is the largest publicly listed primary silver producer in China, with annual production of 6.5 million ounces of silver during FY 2017. During that same period, the company additionally produced 70.5 million pounds of lead, 18.3 million pounds of zinc and 3,300 ounces of gold. For more information, visit the company's website at www.silvercorp.ca.
SolarEdge Technologies, Inc. (SEDG)
SolarEdge Technologies (NASDAQ: SEDG) is a global provider of PV inverters, power optimizers and module-level monitoring services, offering an intelligent inverter solution that has transformed the way power is harvested and managed in solar photovoltaic systems. The company's SolarEdge DC optimized inverter system maximizes power at the individual PV module-level while lowering the cost of energy produced by the solar PV system. The SolarEdge system supports increased PV proliferation and is composed of power optimizers, inverters, home energy management, storage solutions and a cloud-based monitoring platform. For more information, visit the company's website at www.solaredge.us.
Sonoma Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (SNOA)
Sonoma Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: SNOA) is a specialty pharmaceutical company that develops and markets unique and effective solutions for the treatment of dermatological conditions and advanced tissue care. The company's products, which are sold throughout the United States and internationally, have improved outcomes for more than five million patients globally by reducing infections, itch, pain, scarring and harmful inflammatory responses. The company's headquarters are in Petaluma, California, with manufacturing operations in the United States and Latin America. European marketing and sales are headquartered in Roermond, Netherlands. For more information, visit the company's website at www.sonomapharma.com.
Sorrento Therapeutics, Inc. (SRNE)
Sorrento Therapeutics (NASDAQ: SRNE) is a clinical-stage, antibody-centric, biopharmaceutical company developing new therapies to turn malignant cancers into manageable and possibly curable diseases. Sorrento's multimodal multipronged approach to fighting cancer is made possible by its' extensive immuno-oncology platforms, including key assets such as fully human antibodies ("G-MAB™ library"), clinical stage immuno-cellular therapies ("CAR-T"), intracellular targeting antibodies ("iTAbs"), antibody-drug conjugates ("ADC"), and clinical stage oncolytic virus ("Sephrevir®"). Sorrento's commitment to life-enhancing therapies for cancer patients is also demonstrated by our effort to advance a first-in-class (TRPV1 agonist) non-opioid pain management small molecule in Resiniferatoxin ("RTX") and ZTlido. Resiniferatoxin is completing a phase IB trial in terminal cancer patients. For more information, visit the company's website at www.sorrentotherapeutics.com.
Spartan Motors, Inc. (SPAR)
Spartan Motors (NASDAQ: SPAR) designs, engineers, manufactures and markets a vast array of specialty vehicles, specialty chassis, vehicle bodies and parts for the fleet and delivery, recreational vehicle (RV), emergency response, defense forces and contract assembly (light/medium-duty truck) markets. The company's various brand names (including Spartan Motors, Spartan Specialty Vehicles, Spartan Emergency Response, Spartan Parts and Accessories; Smeal® and its family of brands, including Ladder Tower™ and UST®; and Utilimaster®, a Spartan Motors Company) are renowned for quality, durability, performance, customer service and first-to-market innovation. For more information, visit the company's website at www.spartanmotors.com.
Stamps.com, Inc. (STMP)
Stamps.com (NASDAQ: STMP) provides postage online and shipping software solutions, catering to more than 725,000 customers, including consumers, small businesses, e- commerce shippers, enterprises and high-volume shippers. The company's solutions aid businesses in more smoothly running their shipping operations and in functioning more successfully. The company operates under the brands Stamps.com, Endicia, ShipStation, ShipWorks and ShippingEasy. This family of brands offers seamless access to mailing and shipping services through integrations with more than 450 unique partner applications. For more information, visit the company's website at www.stamps.com.
Stemline Therapeutics, Inc. (STML)
Stemline Therapeutics (NASDAQ: STML) is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company engaged in the development of novel oncology therapeutics. The company is currently developing three clinical-stage product candidates: SL-401, SL-801 and SL-701. Stemline's preclinical pipeline includes two next-generation IL-3R-targeted compounds: SL-501 and SL-101. The company has additionally constructed an innovative drug discovery platform called StemScreen™ and has built an extensive intellectual property portfolio that includes some of the earliest patents in the CSC field. For more information, visit the company's website at www.stemline.com.
Summer Infant, Inc. (SUMR)
Summer Infant, Inc. (NASDAQ: SUMR) is a provider of premium infant and juvenile products sold chiefly to large North American and international retailers. Currently, the company sells proprietary products in various categories, including nursery, audio/video monitors, safety gates, durable bath products, bed rails, nursery products, strollers, booster and potty seats, swaddling blankets, bouncers, travel accessories, highchairs, swings and infant feeding products. For more information, visit the company's website at www.summerinfant.com.
SunPower Corp. (SPWR)
SunPower (NASDAQ: SPWR) is one of the most innovative and sustainable energy companies in the world, delivering complete solar solutions and services to a diverse group of customers across the globe, including residential customers, businesses, governments, schools and utilities. SunPower offers more than 30 years of proven experience and delivers maximum value and outstanding performance throughout the long life of each solar system. The company is headquartered in Silicon Valley and has dedicated, customer-focused employees in Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America and South America. For more information, visit the company's website at www.sunpower.com.
Sunworks, Inc. (SUNW)
Sunworks (NASDAQ: SUNW) provides high-performance solar power solutions for agriculture, commercial, industrial (ACI), public works and residential markets. The company is dedicated to quality business practices that surpass industry standards and uphold high ideals of ethics and safety. Sunworks' dedication to service and overall excellence is evidenced in the 25-year warranty offered to customers to support them above and beyond their expectations. Sunworks is continually growing its presence, expanding nationally with regional and local offices. The company belongs to the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) and is a proud advocate for the advancement of solar power. For more information, visit the company's website at www.sunworksusa.com.
SuperCom Ltd. (SPCB)
SuperCom (NASDAQ: SPCB) has been a global provider of traditional and digital identity solutions since 1988, offering advanced safety, identification and security solutions to governments and both private and public organizations across the globe. Through its proprietary e-Government platforms and innovative solutions for traditional and biometrics enrollment, personalization, issuance and border control services, the company has inspired governments and national agencies to design and issue secure multi-ID documents and strong digital identity solutions to citizens and visitors. SuperCom offers a distinctive, field-proven all-in-one identification, tracking and monitoring IoT hybrid suite along with cyber security products, a secured payments platform and secured connectivity products for a variety of industries. For more information, visit the company's website at www.supercom.com.
Synergy CHC Corp. (SNYR)
Synergy CHC (OTC: SNYR) is a consumer health care & beauty company that is in the process of building a portfolio of best-in-class consumer product brands. Synergy's strategy is to grow its portfolio both organically and by further acquisition. Synergy's diversified portfolio now includes FOCUSFactor™, Flat Tummy Tea™, Per-fékt Beauty™, Sneaky Vaunt™, The Queen Pegasus™, Neuragen™, and Hand MD™. For more information, visit the company's website at www.synergychc.com.
Synthesis Energy Systems, Inc. (SES)
Synthesis Energy Systems (NASDAQ: SES) is a global provider of clean, high-value energy generated from low-cost and low-grade coal, biomass and municipal solid waste—produced through a proprietary technology for converting these resources into a clean synthesis gas (syngas) and methane. The company's proprietary technology replaces costly natural gas-based energy, facilitating the production of clean, low-cost power; industrial fuel gas; chemicals; fertilizers; transportation fuels; and substitute natural gas. The company's technology can further produce high-purity hydrogen for cleaner transportation fuels. SES enables greater fuel flexibility for both large-scale and efficient small- to medium-scale operations that are close to fuel sources. For more information, visit the company's website at www.synthesisenergy.com.
TechTarget, Inc. (TTGT)
TechTarget (NASDAQ: TTGT) provides purchase intent-driven marketing and sales services that deliver business impact for enterprise technology companies. Through the creation of abundant, high-quality editorial content across more than 140 highly targeted technology-specific websites, the company attracts and nurtures communities of technology buyers that are researching their companies' information technology needs. Through understanding the content consumption behavior of these buyers, TechTarget creates the purchase intent insights that drive efficient and effective marketing and sales activities for clients across the globe. For more information, visit the company's website at www.techtarget.com.
Tejon Ranch Co. (TRC)
Tejon Ranch (NYSE: TRC) is a fully diversified integrated real estate and agribusiness company. Its principle asset is the historic Tejon Ranch, a 270,000-acre land holding located approximately 60 miles north of Los Angeles, CA, and 30 miles south of Bakersfield, CA. At 422 square miles, the ranch is the largest single piece of private property in California and is almost as large as the city of Los Angeles. The company's real estate developments include the world-class Tejon Ranch Commerce Center, and Tejon Ranch is additionally developing several master-planned residential communities. The company's property further includes significant oil, gas and other mineral resources that provide a significant stream of yearly royalty revenue. For more information, visit the company's website at www.tejonranch.com.
Teligent, Inc. (TLGT)
Teligent (NASDAQ:TLGT) is a New Jersey-based specialty generic pharmaceutical company. The company mission is to be a leading player in the specialty generic prescription drug market. For more information, visit the company's website at www.teligent.com.
Tetra Tech, Inc. (TTEK)
Tetra Tech (NASDAQ: TTEK) is a global provider of consulting and engineering services and is differentiated by Leading with Science® to offer innovative technical solutions to its clients. The company supports global commercial and government clients that are focused on water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy and international development. Tetra Tech has more than 16,000 associates throughout the world and provides clear solutions to complex problems. For more information, visit the company's website at www.tetratech.com.
The Hackett Group, Inc. (HCKT)
The Hackett Group (NASDAQ: HCKT) is a worldwide intellectual property-based strategic consultancy and leading enterprise benchmarking and best practices implementation firm, providing global companies with digital transformation including robotic process automation and enterprise cloud application implementation. The company's services include business transformation, enterprise analytics, working capital management and global business services, and the Hackett Group further offers dedicated expertise in business strategy, operations, finance, human capital management, strategic sourcing, procurement and information technology, including its award-winning Oracle and SAP practices. For more information, visit the company's website at www.thehackettgroup.com.
The Joint Corp. (JYNT)
The Joint (NASDAQ: JYNT) is a national operator, manager and franchisor of chiropractic clinics. An emerging growth company, The Joint is reinventing chiropractic by making it convenient and affordable for patients who are seeking pain relief and ongoing wellness to obtain quality care. The company has a no-appointment policy along with convenient hours and locations to make care more accessible, and The Joint also offers affordable membership plans and packages that eradicate the need for insurance. The Joint has almost 400 clinics throughout the United States and more than 4 million patient visits annually. For more information, visit the company's website at www.thejoint.com.
The Meet Group, Inc. (MEET)
The Meet Group (NASDAQ: MEET) operates in the mobile meeting space, boasting a rapidly growing portfolio of mobile apps that are designed to satisfy the need for human connection. The company's apps include MeetMe®, LOVOO®, Skout®, Tagged® and Hi5® and enable users in more than 100 countries to chat, share photos, stream live video and discuss topics of interest. These apps are available on iPhone, iPad and Android in various languages. The Meet Group has more than 4.5 million mobile daily active users. In addition to keeping these users engaged and originating innumerable casual chats, friendships, dates and marriages, The Meet Group provides advertisers with the opportunity to reach customers on a global scale. For more information, visit the company's website at www.themeetgroup.com.
The Ultimate Software Group, Inc. (ULTI)
The Ultimate Software Group (NASDAQ: ULTI) provides human capital management (HCM) solutions in the cloud and has more than 37 million people records in the Ultimate cloud. The company's award-winning UltiPro provides HR, payroll, talent, and time and labor management solutions that connect people with the information they need to work more effectively. Ultimate has been the recipient of many prestigious awards, including being ranked No. 3 by Fortune for 2018 on its "100 Best Companies to Work For" and No. 1 in the Large Company category on its "40 Best Workplaces in Technology" list. The company serves more than 4,100 customers and has employees in 160 countries. For more information, visit the company's website at www.ultimatesoftware.com.
TheStreet, Inc. (TST)
TheStreet (NASDAQ: TST) is an independent digital financial media company delivering business and financial news, investing ideas and analysis to personal and institutional investors throughout the world. The company's business and personal finance brands include: TheStreet, RealMoney, RealMoney Pro, Action Alerts PLUS and MainStreet. The Deal is the company's institutional business, offering intraday coverage of mergers and acquisitions and all other changes in corporate control and offering director and officer profiles through the BoardEx product. RateWatch is the company's business unit, providing rate and fee data from banks and credit unions across the United States for a broad array of banking products. For more infomration, visit the company's website at www.corporate.thestreet.com.
Tillys, Inc. (TST)
Tillys (NYSE: TLYS) is a leading specialty retailer of casual apparel, footwear and accessories for young men, young women, boys and girls with an extensive assortment of iconic global, emerging and proprietary brands rooted in an active and social lifestyle. Tillys is headquartered in Irvine, California and currently operates 219 stores. For more information, visit the company's website at www.tillys.com.
Titan Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (TTNP)
Titan Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: TTNP) is engaged in the development of proprietary therapeutics chiefly for the treatment of select chronic diseases. Probuphine®, the company's lead product, is a novel and long-acting formulation of buprenorphine for the long-term maintenance treatment of opioid dependence. Probuphine employs ProNeura™, the company's proprietary drug delivery system, which is able to deliver sustained, consistent levels of medication for three months or longer. Probuphine was approved by the FDA in May 2016 and is the first and only commercialized opioid dependence treatment to provide continuous, round-the-clock blood levels of buprenorphine for six months following a single procedure. The ProNeura technology also has the potential to be used in developing products to treat other chronic conditions. For more information, visit the company's website at www.titanpharm.com.
Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp. (TNXP)
Tonix Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: TNXP) is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company engaged in the discovery and development of pharmaceutical products to treat serious neuropsychiatric conditions and focused on improving biodefense through developing potential medical counter-measures. The company's lead product candidate, Tonmya, or TNX-102 SL, is in phase 3 development as a bedtime treatment for PTSD and is also being developed as a bedtime treatment for agitation in Alzheimer's patients. Tonmya has undergone a pre-IND (Investigational New Drug) meeting with the FDA, and the company's TNX-601 (tianeptine oxalate) is in the pre-IND application stage for daytime dosing to treat PTSD. The company's lead biologic candidate, TNX-801, is a potential smallpox-preventing vaccine based on a live synthetic version of horsepox virus. For more information, visit the company's website at www.tonixpharma.com.
Tower International, Inc. (TOWR)
Tower International (NYSE: TOWR) is a leading global manufacturer of engineered automotive structural metal components and assemblies primarily serving original equipment manufacturers ("OEMs"). The company offers automotive customers a broad product portfolio, supplying body-structure stampings, frame and other chassis structures, and complex welded assemblies for small and large cars, crossovers, pickups, and sport utility vehicles ("SUVs"). For more information, visit the company's website at www.towerinternational.com.
TPI Composites, Inc. (TPIC)
TPI Composites (NASDAQ: TPIC) is a global manufacturer of wind blades and the only independent manufacturer of composite wind blades for the wind energy market to have a global manufacturing footprint. The company provides high-quality, cost-effective composite solutions through long-term relationships with leading wind turbine manufacturers. TPI Composites is headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona, and operates factories throughout the United States, Mexico, China and Turkey. For more information, visit the company's website at www.tpicomposites.com.
TRACON Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (TCON)
TRACON (NASDAQ: TCON) develops targeted therapies for cancer, ophthalmic and fibrotic diseases. The company's clinical-stage pipeline includes: TRC105, an endoglin antibody that is being developed for the treatment of multiple cancers; DE-122, the ophthalmic formulation of TRC105 that is being developed in wet AMD through a collaboration with Santen Pharmaceutical Company Ltd.; TRC102, a small molecule being developed for the treatment of lung cancer and glioblastoma; and TRC253, a small molecule being developed for the treatment of prostate cancer. For more information, visit the company's website at www.traconpharma.com.
TransAct Technologies, Inc. (TACT)
TransAct Technologies (NASDAQ: TACT) develops software-driven technology and printing solutions for high-growth markets such as restaurant solutions, POS automation, casino and gaming, lottery, mobile, and oil and gas. TransAct's solutions are created from the ground up based on customer requirements and are sold under the AccuDate™, EPICENTRAL®, Epic®, Ithaca®, RESPONDER and Printrex® brands. The company has installed more than 3 million printers and terminals throughout the world and is dedicated to offering world-class service, spare parts and accessories to support its installed product base. Additionally, the company offers a full range of supplies and consumable items, both online and through a direct sales team, through the TransAct Services Group. For more information, visit the company's website at www.transact-tech.com.
Transcat, Inc. (TRNS)
Transcat (NASDAQ: TRNS) provides accredited calibration, repair, inspection and laboratory instrument services, with a focus on offering best-in-class services and products to highly regulated industries such as life science, aerospace and defense, pharmaceutical, medical device manufacturing and biotechnology. The company's strategy is to leverage the complementary nature of its two operating segments, its comprehensive service capabilities, strong brand, enhanced e-commerce capabilities and leading distribution platform to drive organic sales growth. Transcat will also look to expand its addressable calibration market through acquisitions and capability investments to further realize the inherent leverage of its business model. For more information, visit the company's website at www.transcat.com.
Trilogy Metals, Inc. (TMQ)
Trilogy Metals (TSX: TMQ) (NYSE: TMQ) is a metals exploration company engaged in the exploration and development of the Ambler mining district of northwestern Alaska, which is one of the richest and most prospective known copper-dominant districts, located in one of the world's safest geopolitical jurisdictions. The Ambler mining district hosts world-class polymetallic VMS deposits that contain copper, zinc, lead, gold and silver along with carbonate replacement deposits that have been found to host high-grade copper mineralization. Exploration efforts have been focused on two deposits in the Ambler mining district: the Arctic VMS deposit and the Bornite carbonate replacement deposit. The company's aim is to develop the Ambler mining district into a premier North American copper producer. For more information, visit the company's website at www.trilogymetals.com.
Tuesday Morning Corp. (TUES)
Tuesday Morning (NASDAQ: TUES) stands out as one of the original off-price retailers. The company specializes in name-brand, high-quality products for the home and sells luxury textiles, furnishings, housewares and seasonal decor. Tuesday Morning is based in Dallas, Texas. Having opened its first store in 1974, the company now operates more than 715 stores in 40 states. For more information, visit the company's website at www.tuesdaymorning.com.