Archive for November 19th, 2009

Solar Stocks & Options Flaring, Selectively (STP, TSL, CSIQ, SOLF, FSLR, LDK)

The market is selling off sharply today, but no one let the solar stocks know, which are rising sharply higher following positive earnings results and forecasts from SunTech (STP) and Trina Solar (TSL).  The rise comes despite oil dipping 2.25% below $80 as that trade has unraveled and solar stocks are actually starting to have [...]

Solarfun Reaches Exponential Volume Before Noon (SOLF)

Solarfun Power Holdings Co. Ltd. (NASDAQ: SOLF) has already gone exponential on trading volume.  At 11:48 AM EST we have already hit 200% above normal trading with over 4.5 million shares versus an average volume for a full day of 1.4 million shares.  To top it off, this marks a 9.6% gain to $7.10 versus [...]

Microvision Gets More Micro (MVIS)

Microvision, Inc. (NASDAQ: MVIS) is fighting CMED for the worst performer this morning.  This is on a secondary offering.  Hares closed at $4.11 and are down over 18% at $3.35 on only about 16,000 shares at 8:51 AM EST.  This will be more active as the bell gets closer as there are some 865,000 shares [...]

China Medical Technologies Crashing (CMED)

China Medical Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: CMED) missed earnings and cut guidance and is the leader as far as percentage losers this morning.  Shares closed at $15.15 yesterday but is down over 17% at $12.51 on 93,850 shares as of 8:44 AM EST.  Earnings were $0.10 EPS  per share, under the consensus from Thomson Reuters $0.59; [...]

Netlist Staying Relevant (NLST)

Netlist, Inc. (NASDAQ: NLST) is continuing to be one of the more active shares after closing at $4.83 yesterday on over 12 million shares for a $0.73 gain.  The stock is up again by 4.5% at $5.05 on about 83,000 shares as of 8:39 AM EST.  As noted before, the stock already saw its inflection [...]

Hollysys Leads Most Actives (HOLI)

Hollysys Automation Technologies Ltd. (Nasdaq: HOLI) is getting clipped hard on news after it announced that it will supply its high-speed railway on-ground control product Train Control Centers for the Chengdu-Guanxian High-Speed Railway project. This is pursuant to a contract signed with China Railway Electrification Bureau Co., Ltd. valued at RMB 27.7 million ($4 millionUS [...]

Hot Topic Not So Hot (HOTT)

Hot Topic, Inc. (NASDAQ: HOTT) isn’t looking so hot.  The teen and tween retailer posted earnings that were mostly in line with expectations but ahead on the bottom line at $0.15 EPS vs. $0.13 estimates.  Expectations for its Q4 profit view are a disappointment, so that looks like the new Twilight movie isn’t going to [...]

Snubbing Intel (INTC)

Intel Corporation (NASDAQ: INTC) is down 3% at $19.50 on over 300,000 shares as of 8:20 AM EST.  This is on the Bank of America Merrill Lynch downgrade this morning… it is also nailing all the semiconductors as the entire sector was downgraded.  Not much else is left to say… JON OGG