Archive for March, 2010

Top Day Trader Alerts (AIB, IRE, APWR, ARQL, CATM, F, HON, MWE, OXGN)

These are this Wednesday’s top day trader and active trader alert stocks seen with news impacting the price of the stock: Allied Irish Banks plc (NYSE: AIB) is actually indicated up marginally this morning. Irish banks are stabilizing on the Irish reforms presented last night and after it said it would sell a US bank [...]

Top Day Trader Alerts (AIB, GNVC, MYGN, PEIX, RIMM, AAPL, PALM, WEDC)

Allied Irish Banks plc (NYSE: AIB) is down again on fears of a broader nationalization move as the the Irish government is expected to announce plans for another round of bank recapitalizations and details on a previously disclosed program for troubled banks.  At 8:48 AM EST we have shares down almost 9% at $3.26 on [...]

Top Day Trader Alerts (AIB, IRE, AIG, APOL, ABIO, BELM, CKXE, ORCT)

Allied Irish Banks plc (NYSE: AIB) is down sharply this morning but off the lows after it is in discussions with the Financial Regulator in order to agree its capital requirements.  Shares were down close over 15% in early ADR trading this morning and at 8:44 AM EST shares are down 14.6% at $3.80 on [...]

Top Day Trader Alerts (APP, CPWM, NBG, ORCT, PALM, TUTR, RIMM, SOMX, SMOD)

American Apparel, Inc. (AMEX: APP) is losing its edge.  After earnings, the company’s profit slid but was in-line.  It has deferred on offering a 2010 outlook.  Most importantly, it announced layoffs.  That doesn’t sound like a growth story anymore, does it… Shares are down 9.3% t $3.48 on 17,000 shares at 8:48 AM EST. Cost [...]

SIRIUS XM 200 Million Share Day

SIRIUS XM Radio Inc. (NASDAQ: SIRI) has seen a lot of trading volume in recent days considering the lack of real company news.  It is almost daily that some subscriber or free newsletter is issuing an alert on the stock, but not noticing the elevated share volume is getting to be almost impossible.  Shares are [...]

Top Day Trader Alerts (ABK, BBY, CAAS, C, MELA, GENZ, LULU, NIV, SLXP)

Ambac Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: ABK) is down on two bits of news.  The Wisconsin insurance commissioner filed a petition and plans rehabilitation for segregated account of Ambac Assurance; more importantly, there are headlines that it may seek bankruptcy protection (has been reported before).  Shares are down 22% at $0.62 on 3.4 million shares as [...]

Price-Volume Alerts: Funtalk and L&L Energy (FTLK, LLEN)

We just saw a price and volume spike in two Chinese companies as Dave Gentry of the RedChip Companies reports touted two names on CNBC in a mid-afternoon interview.  Gentry touted Funtalk China Holdings Limited (NASDAQ: FTLK) as retailer and distributor of wireless communications devices, accessories, and content in China.  He also touted L & [...]

Top Day Trader Alerts (ADBE, GENZ, JBL, LEN, LINE, MEE, NVAX, SBUX)

Adobe Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: ADBE) beat earnings expectations and said that its business is improving.  Shares are up over 5% at $37.10 despite a red market this morning.  At 9:04 AM EST we have seen 295,000 shares trade hands and the 52-week range is $20.39 to $38.20. Genzyme Corporation (NASDAQ: GENZ) is down after reports [...]

PMI Spikes on Freddie Mac (PMI, FRE, FNM)

PMI Group Inc. (NYSE: PMI) is one of those companies which borrowers hate because they feel it is insurance on top of insurance.  Shares of PMI are soaring this morning on word that Freddie Mac (NYSE: FRE) approved the company as an Eligible Mortgage Insurer… PMAC will be able to write new mortgage insurance business [...]

Top Day Trader Alerts (AMSC, BIDU, CTIC, ISSI, JSDA, MEE, ONTY, SQNM, SOMX)

We have many stocks on the move this morning.  Some are secondary offerings and many are on news and analyst calls.  Below is a snapshot on each with the news, the move, relative price and average daily volume and other pertinent color where applicable. American Superconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: AMSC) is launching after the company was [...]