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Derma Sciences Inc. (DSCI - Snapshot Report) was a big mover last session, as the company saw its shares rise by over 6% on the day. The move came on solid volume too with far more shares changing hands than in a normal session. This continues the recent uptrend for the company as the stock is now up roughly 16% in the past one-month time frame.

This medical instruments & supplies company has seen one negative estimate revision in the past one month and its Zacks Consensus Estimate moved lower over the same time frame, suggesting there may be trouble down the road. So make sure to keep an eye on this stock going forward to see if the recent move higher can last.

Derma Sciences currently has a Zacks Rank #4 (Sell) while its Earnings ESP is negative.

Some other better-ranked stocks in the same industry include Align Technology Inc. (ALGN - Analyst Report), Cardinal Health, Inc. (CAH - Analyst Report) and MWI Veterinary Supply, Inc. (MWIV - Analyst Report). While Align Technology and Cardinal Health hold a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy), MWI Veterinary Supply carries a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy).

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