Archive for October 22nd, 2010

Wilmington Volume Spike Surge (WL)

Wilmington Trust Corporation (NYSE: WL) is surging today on talk of it having discussions with banks in Canada.  Shares were halted briefly on a spike higher, and after reopening the stock is up 13% at $9.15 on more than 4 million shares at 2:38 PM EST. Average volume is 1.4 million shares and the 52-week [...]

Applied Signal M&A Hope Drives Shares (APSG)

Applied Signal Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: APSG) is seeing a price jump and a volume surge after Reuters reported that the company is out shopping itself to defense contractors.  The provider of intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance solutions has long been a winner in the world of intelligence.  While shares have more than doubled since the lows [...]