Top Day Trader Alerts (ATVI, ALU, AYE, BSX, JASO, LF, YRCW)

Posted in pre-market 
February 11th, 2010

We have provided a list of top day trader and active trader alert stocks this morning with a brief explanation of each move as well as what the move and trading volume is.  Time stamps are at approximately 8:45 AM EST.

Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI) is trading up about 6% at $10.72 on almost 200,000 shares after beating earnings handily last night.

Alcate-Lucent (NYSE: ALU) feels more like a perpetual Alcatraz-Losin’ than anything.  The company had light revenues and gave a forecast that will be disappointing after you compare it to Cisco.  Shares are down over 8% in New York ADRs at $2.92 on 700,000 shares.

Allegheny Energy Inc. (NYSE: AYE) is trading up 12% at $23.55 on 650,000 shares this morning after FirstEnergy (FE) is acquiring it in a $4.7 billion deal.

Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) is trading down 7.6% at $7.66 on reports that it has a design flaw in two defibrillators which can cause the devices to deliver potentially life-threatening shocks to the hearts of patients.  There was also a downgrade at Deutsche Bank this morning.

JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ: JASO) managed to beat earnings and raise its shipment forecasts for 2010.  Earnings were $0.14 EPS vs. $0.11 EPS estimates and revenues rose 23.5% to $238.4 million versus $213.5 million consensus (Thomson Reuters consensus).  It now expects shipments to exceed 900MW for 2010, above prior guidance in the range of 750MW to 800MW.  Shares are up 8% at $5.04 on over 600,000 shares.

LeapFrog Enterprises Inc. (NYSE: LF) is soaring this morning after the company significantly beat earnings estimates and gave guidance in-line for 2010.  Shares are up over 23% at $4.60 on over 40,000 shares.

YRC Worldwide, Inc. (NASDAQ: YRCW) is trading up for once… The company has entered into a note purchase agreement for $70 Million in new capital.  This has shares up over 7% at $0.72, but we have not even seen 100,000 shares trade hands yet.

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FEBRUARY 11, 2010

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