Top Day Trader Alerts (NIHD, PHM, RIGL, SQNM, ENMD, APWR)

Posted in pre-market 
February 16th, 2010

These are some of the top day trader alert and active trader alert stocks seen early this Tuesday morning in the pre-market hours:

NII Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: NIHD) is trading up over 10% after it sold a 30% stake in Nextel Mexico to Grupo Televisa.  At 8:30 AM EST we have seen 86,000 shares trade hands and the stock is up 11.6% at $40.25.

Pulte Homes (NYSE: PHM) is down almost 2.5% at $11.46 this morning after Goldman Sachs downgraded the stock to Sell from an already cautious Neutral as the firm switched some of its ratings around in homebuilders.

Rigel Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: RIGL) is up 6% at $10.00 after signing a pact with AstraZeneca (NYSE: AZN) which could ultimately bring in about $1.25 billion if all targets are met for its rheumatoid arthritis drug R788 or fostamatinib disodium.

Sequenom Inc. (NASDAQ: SQNM) is indicated up around $4.70 after a $4.52 close.  The company has announced the launch of its SensiGene Fetal(XY) (Fetal Sex Determination) test.

EntreMed, Inc. (NASDAQ: ENMD) is tiny in price but up in percentage terms.  The stock closed at $0.82 Friday and shares are up at $1.12 after it received an orphan drug designation for its ENMD-2076 in Leukemia.

A-Power Energy Generation Systems, Ltd. (NASDAQ: APWR) closed at $11.74 on Friday and shares are up around $12.70 this morning around 8:40 AM EST after it received NDRC Approval and makes a cash contribution to a Texas wind farm project.

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FEBRUARY 16, 2010

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