Micro-cap Bulls: Galectin Therapeutics (NASDAQ:GALT), Cinedigm Corp (NASDAQ:CIDM), Aviat Networks (NASDAQ:AVNW), Zhone Technologies (NASDAQ:ZHNE)

Galectin Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:GALT), a young, NASDAQ-traded company is fighting this ailment with GR-MD-02, a new drug with encouraging Phase I clinical-trial results. But Galectin Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:GALT)’s progress comes amid frequent migraines, thanks to federal regulations. Galectin Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:GALT) executive chairman James C. Czirr blames “all three of the bad boys” Sarbanes-Oxley, Dodd-Frank, and the USA Patriot Act’s financial-control provisions. Galectin Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:GALT) stock performance was 12.94% in last session and finished the day at $11.61. Traded volume was 564,960.00million shares in the last session and the average volume of the stock remained 603.32K shares. The beta of the stock remained 2.33. Galectin Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:GALT) insider ownership is 18.80%.

Analysts at Piper Jaffray began coverage on shares of Cinedigm Corp (NASDAQ:CIDM) in a research report issued. The firm set an “overweight” rating and a $4.50 price target on the stock. Cinedigm Corp (NASDAQ:CIDM) rose 7.03 percent to $2.74 Thursday on volume of 261,601.00million shares. The intra-day range of the stock was $2.54 to $2.75. Cinedigm Corp (NASDAQ:CIDM) has a market capitalization of $176.59million.

Aviat Networks Inc (NASDAQ:AVNW) engages in the design, manufacture, and sale of a range of wireless networking products, solutions, and services worldwide. AVNW also gets F’s in Equity, Cash Flow and Sales Growth. Since January 1, AVNW has fallen 21.7%. Aviat Networks Inc (NASDAQ:AVNW)’s stock on Apr 17, 2014 reported a increase of 5.90% to the closing price of $1.52. Its fifty two weeks range is $1.36 -$3.27. The total market capitalization recorded $94.78million. The overall volume in the last trading session was 2.69million shares. In its share capital, AVNW has 62.16million outstanding shares.

Zhone Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:ZHNE), a global leader in FTTx network access solutions, announced the launch of its new Zhone Optical Connect Partner Program, in conjunction with its FiberLAN Partner Training Program. As technology advances, many companies are looking to upgrade their infrastructure to replace conventional copper and multimode cables. However, designing a new network infrastructure or refurbishing existing networks is a significant investment. On Thursday, shares of Zhone Technologies Inc (NASDAQ:ZHNE) advanced 7.34% to close the day at $3.80. Company return on investment (ROI) is 9.20% and its monthly performance is recorded as -15.74%. Zhone Technologies Inc (NASDAQ:ZHNE) quarterly revenue growth is -36.67%.