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Do you prefer investing in companies with strong liquidity? We ran a screen keeping this idea in mind.

We began by screening for stocks trading under $5 a share with strong liquidity, with current ratios above 3. The current ratio is current assets/current liabilities, so ratios above 3 indicate the company has at least 3 times the liquid assets to cover their short-term liabilities.

We then screened for those stocks also on winning streaks, measured by a persistence of days in which the stock outperformed the S&P 500 and little persistence of days in underperforming the index. We measured this by the ratio of the longest winning streak (in days) divided by the longest losing streak over the last month.

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Do you think these stocks will continue to win? Use this list as a starting point for your own analysis.

List sorted by win streak/lose streak ratio.

1. Avanir Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:AVNR): Engages on acquiring, developing, and commercializing novel therapeutic products for the treatment of central nervous system disorders primarily in the United States. Market cap at $542.72M. Price at $4.01. Current ratio at 4.4. The stock's average daily alpha vs. the S&P500 index stands at 1.24% (measured close to close, over the last month). During this period, the longest winning streak lasted 9 days (i.e. the stock's daily returns outperformed the S&P 500 for 9 consecutive days). The longest losing streak lasted 1 day (i.e. a win streak / losing streak ratio of 9).

2. Dyax Corp. (NASDAQ:DYAX): Engages in the discovery, development, and commercialization of novel biotherapeutics for unmet medical needs in the United States. Market cap at $212.42M. Price at $2.16. Current ratio at 3.06. The stock's average daily alpha vs. the S&P500 index stands at 1.13% (measured close to close, over the last month). During this period, the longest winning streak lasted 5 days (i.e. the stock's daily returns outperformed the S&P 500 for 5 consecutive days). The longest losing streak lasted 1 day (i.e. a win streak / losing streak ratio of 5).

3. Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:LXRX): Focuses on the discovery and development of drug candidates for the treatment of various human diseases. Market cap at $1.12B. Price at $2.49. Current ratio at 12.37. The stock's average daily alpha vs. the S&P500 index stands at 1.82% (measured close to close, over the last month). During this period, the longest winning streak lasted 5 days (i.e. the stock's daily returns outperformed the S&P 500 for 5 consecutive days). The longest losing streak lasted 1 day (i.e. a win streak / losing streak ratio of 5).

4. Dynavax Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ:DVAX): A clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, discovers and develops novel products to prevent and treat infectious diseases. Market cap at $506.24M. Price at $4.36. Current ratio at 4.27. The stock's average daily alpha vs. the S&P500 index stands at 1.15% (measured close to close, over the last month). During this period, the longest winning streak lasted 8 days (i.e. the stock's daily returns outperformed the S&P 500 for 8 consecutive days). The longest losing streak lasted 2 days (i.e. a win streak / losing streak ratio of 4).

5. Star Scientific, Inc. (CIGX): Engages in the development, implementation, and licensing of tobacco curing technology that prevents the formation of carcinogenic toxins present in tobacco and tobacco smoke, primarily the tobacco-specific nitrosamines. Market cap at $722.72M. Price at $4.96. Current ratio at 4.1. The stock's average daily alpha vs. the S&P500 index stands at 0.89% (measured close to close, over the last month). During this period, the longest winning streak lasted 8 days (i.e. the stock's daily returns outperformed the S&P 500 for 8 consecutive days). The longest losing streak lasted 3 days (i.e. a win streak / losing streak ratio of 2.67).

6. Geron Corporation (NASDAQ:GERN): Develops biopharmaceuticals for the treatment of cancer and chronic degenerative diseases, including spinal cord injury, heart failure, and diabetes. Market cap at $233.80M. Price at $1.75. Current ratio at 11.93. The stock's average daily alpha vs. the S&P500 index stands at 0.87% (measured close to close, over the last month). During this period, the longest winning streak lasted 5 days (i.e. the stock's daily returns outperformed the S&P 500 for 5 consecutive days). The longest losing streak lasted 2 days (i.e. a win streak / losing streak ratio of 2.5).

7. Pain Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:PTIE): Engages in the research and development of novel drugs. Market cap at $208.44M. Price at $4.66. Current ratio at 7.45. The stock's average daily alpha vs. the S&P500 index stands at 1.33% (measured close to close, over the last month). During this period, the longest winning streak lasted 5 days (i.e. the stock's daily returns outperformed the S&P 500 for 5 consecutive days). The longest losing streak lasted 2 days (i.e. a win streak / losing streak ratio of 2.5).

*Price data sourced from Yahoo! Finance, all other data sourced from Finviz.

Source: 7 Highly Liquid Stocks Under $5 On Winning Streaks