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Mednax Inc. (MD) gapped open sharply higher Thursday morning after it was revealed that Paul Singer's hedge fund Elliott Management has acquired a 7 percent stake in the company. Mednax added to its gain in the afternoon and finished higher by 6.11 at $51.76 with volume at a 7-month high. The stock...

SMART Global Holdings (SGH) announced after the bell Wednesday that it now expects to report first quarter EPS above the high end of its previous guidance range. SMART Global gapped up sharply Thursday and climbed in early trade, before settling into a range. Shares finished with a gain of 7.28 at...

NetApp Inc. (NTAP) reported second quarter EPS of $0.81 after the close Wednesday, up from $0.60 a year ago. The consensus estimate was for EPS of $0.69. NetApp gapped open sharply higher Thursday and climbed during the first half hour of trade, before settling into a range. The stock closed up by...

RH (RH) announced after the bell Wednesday that it now expects to report third quarter adjusted EPS of $1.02 to $1.04, up from prior expectations of $0.68 to $0.80. RH gapped open sharply higher Thursday and climbed for the majority of the morning. The stock ended the day with a gain of 21.51 at...

J. M. Smucker Co. (SJM) reported second quarter EPS of $2.02 Thursday morning, down from $2.05 a year ago. The consensus estimate was for EPS of $1.90. J. M. Smucker gapped open higher Thursday and rose steadily during the first 2 hours of trade. Shares finished with a gain of 10.14 at $116.65 on...

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (WMT) reported third quarter adjusted EPS of $1.00 Thursday morning, which topped the consensus estimate of $0.97. The company also increased its full year adjusted EPS forecast to between $4.38 and $4.46, from prior expectations of $4.30 to $4.40. Wal-Mart gapped up sharply Thursday...

Target Inc. (TGT) reported third quarter adjusted EPS from continuing operations of $0.91 Wednesday morning, compared to $1.04 last year. Analysts expected EPS of $0.86. Fourth quarter EPS is expected to be between $105 and $1.25. Street expectations are for EPS of $1.24. The company now expects...

M/A-COM Technology Solutions (MTSI) reported fourth quarter adjusted EPS of $0.46 after the close Tuesday, down from $0.54 last year. The results was in line with analysts' expectations. First quarter adjusted EPS is expected to be between $0.10 and $0.16. The consensus estimate is for EPS of $0.45....

Acorda Therapeutics Inc. (ACOR) announced Wednesday morning that it has halted new enrollment in two studies of tozadenant for Parkinson's disease following patient deaths. Acorda Therapeutics gapped open sharply lower Wednesday and dropped in early trade, before settling into a range. Shares finished...

Children's Place Inc. (PLCE) reported third quarter adjusted EPS of $2.58 Wednesday morning, up from $2.29 in the prior year period. The consensus estimate was for EPS of $2.47. Full year adjusted net income per share guidance is projected to increase 20% to 21% compared to adjusted net income per...

YY Inc. (YY) reported third quarter non-GAAP earnings per ADS of $1.59 after the close Tuesday, with revenues of $464.8 million. YY climbed sharply until mid-morning Wednesday and took out the session highs going into the close. The stock ended the day with a gain of 22.16 at $111.39 on the highest...

Calithera Biosciences Inc. (CALA) declined for the majority of Monday's session and ended the day with a loss of 4.73 at $11.73 with volume at a 4 1/2 month high. Calithera Biosciences sank to a 6-month low and dropped below its 200-day moving average.

58.com Inc. (WUBA) reported third quarter non-GAAP earnings per ADS of $0.49 Monday morning, which topped the consensus estimate of $0.28. 58.com climbed for the bulk of the morning Monday, before settling into a range. The stock closed up by 4.14 at $73.00 on above average volume. 58.com surged past...

Nektar Therapeutics (NKTR) and Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) announced positive results from their Phase 1/2 study of the combination of Opdivo with Nektar's NKTR-214 on Saturday. Nektar Therapeutics gapped open sharply higher Monday, but pared its gains during the first half of the session. Shares...

The Wall Street Journal reported Monday that Hasbro Inc. (HAS) has made an offer to acquire rival toy company Mattel Inc. (MAT). Mattel gapped open sharply higher Monday, but was range-bound throughout the session. The stock closed up by 3.02 at $17.64 on strong volume. Mattel jumped to a 3-month...

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