Archive for October, 2010

After-Hours Price/Volume Leaders (AA, CENTA, CPHD, CYTX, DRWI, GENZ, KLIC, ONXX)

This Thursday marks the unofficial launch of earnings season and there are many stocks on the move.  Some are earnings, some are not.  We are tracking after-hours moves in shares of Alcoa Inc. (NYSE: AA), Central Garden & Pet Company (NASDAQ: CENTA), CEPHEID (NASDAQ: CPHD), Cytori Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: CYTX), DragonWave Inc. (NASDAQ: DRWI), Genzyme [...]

TiVo Score on Patent (TIVO)

TiVo Inc. (NASDAQ: TIVO) just saw a major volume spike on a press release that it has won a patent ruling from the US Patent & Trademark Office. TiVo shares had been trading close to $9.50 but the stock is now up11% at $10.21 and the pop after the news release did have an intraday [...] Investors Hitting Exit Doors (CRM) Inc. (NASDAQ: CRM) is getting pounded.  Maybe this is tied to Equinix and Autonomy, or maybe it is just based on exiting high-multiple and high-beta stocks.  Either way, money is coming out in droves. At 12:42 PM EST we have shares down a sharp 9.4% at $103.20 on more than 5.8 million shares.  Average [...]

Rumor/Chatter and Options Drive STEC Shares (STEC)

STEC, Inc. (NASDAQ: STEC) is no stranger to buyout rumors and positive talk around the company, but that is what is driving the stock today in both the common shares AND the stock options.  STEC designs, makes and sells enterprise-class flash solid-state drives for high-performance storage and server systems. In Options for OCT-2010 CALLS: $13.00 [...]

Rumors Drive Volume (FFIV, ISLN)

F5 Networks Inc. (NASDAQ: FFIV) and Isilon Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: ISLN) are both trading higher as buyout hopes continue to capture the imagination of Wall Street. F5 Networks Inc. (NASDAQ: FFIV) may be hard to get excited about after a Reuters “takeover report” showed that it was approached about a takeover.  The reason for little [...]

Stock & Options Alerts Seen in SIRIUS XM (SIRI)

SIRIUS XM Radio Inc. (NASDAQ: SIRI) was listed an “Unusual Suspect” this weekend by us at 24/7 Wall St. because it was very close to putting in a 52-week high after its recently raised guidance.  Now today the stock has hit a 52-week high and done so on above-average stock volume.  At 3:20 PM EST [...]