Top 10 Nasdaq-traded stocks posting largest volume increases

Markets Associated Press

A look at the 10 biggest volume gainers on Nasdaq at the close of trading:

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Biostar Pharmaceuticals Inc. : Approximately 1,533,400 shares changed hands, a 2,370.9 percent increase over its 65-day average volume. The shares rose $.35 or 28.2 percent to $1.59.

China HGS Real Estate Inc. : Approximately 1,170,500 shares changed hands, a 2,263.6 percent increase over its 65-day average volume. The shares rose $.87 or 27.4 percent to $4.04.

Ituran Location and Control Ltd. : Approximately 175,400 shares changed hands, a 1,489.5 percent increase over its 65-day average volume. The shares rose $.09 or .4 percent to $21.56.

LaPorte Bancorp : Approximately 90,800 shares changed hands, a 2,783.6 percent increase over its 65-day average volume. The shares fell $.01 or .1 percent to $11.20.

MAM Software Group : Approximately 172,600 shares changed hands, a 1,157.0 percent increase over its 65-day average volume. The shares fell $.15 or 2.4 percent to $6.13.

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National Security Group : Approximately 20,200 shares changed hands, a 1,113.7 percent increase over its 65-day average volume. The shares fell $1.38 or 11.6 percent to $10.53.

Northeast Community Bancorp Inc. : Approximately 68,900 shares changed hands, a 1,281.0 percent increase over its 65-day average volume. The shares rose $.01 or .1 percent to $6.95.

Pathfinder BanCorp Inc. : Approximately 15,200 shares changed hands, a 2,551.8 percent increase over its 65-day average volume. The shares fell $.19 or 1.3 percent to $14.38.

Schmitt Industries Inc. : Approximately 172,200 shares changed hands, a 1,574.9 percent increase over its 65-day average volume. The shares rose $.35 or 12.9 percent to $3.06.

Tekmira Pharmaceuticals Corp. : Approximately 27,193,600 shares changed hands, a 2,656.9 percent increase over its 65-day average volume. The shares rose $3.10 or 15.0 percent to $23.80.