Pointer Telocation Ltd. (PNTR) has been rising steadily since the open Thursday and is now up 1.08 at $8.27, with volume at a 7-month high.
Pointer Telocation is now challenging the highs of the year, trading at a 3-week high.
SigmaTron International Inc. (SGMA) reported second quarter EPS of $0.19 Thursday morning, up from $0.12 in the prior year period.
SigmaTron International has been rising for the majority of early trade Thursday and is now up 1.10 at $7.08 on the highest volume of the year. The stock has climbed...
Hilton Worldwide Holdings (HLT) has made its return as a public company Thursday morning. The company priced its initial public offering of 117,640,624 shares at $20 per share.
Hilton Worldwide is now up 1.58 at $21.58 on 15.7 million shares.
DIRECTV (DTV) gapped up slightly Thursday and has continued to rise in early trade. The stock is currently higher by 1.79 at $68.71.
DIRECTV has been on an upward trend for the past 2 months and has set a new high for the year.
Exelis Inc. (XLS) announced after the close Wednesday that its board of directors has unanimously approved a plan to spin-off its military and government services business into an independent public company.
Exelis gapped open sharply higher Thursday morning and is now up 1.61 at $19.06 on above average...
Vera Bradley Inc. (VRA) reported third quarter EPS of $0.37 after the bell Wednesday, down from $0.44 last year. The consensus estimate was for EPS of $0.33. Fourth quarter EPS is expected to be between $0.44 and $0.47, compared to the consensus estimate of $0.56.
The company also lowered its full...
athenahealth Inc. (ATHN) reaffirmed its full year 2013 adjusted EPS forecast of $1.05 to $1.15, with revenues between $580 million and $615 million. Analysts are expecting EPS of $1.03 and revenues of $591.76 million.
Full year 2014 adjusted EPS is expected to be between $0.98 and $1.10, with revenues...
Aramark Holdings Corp. (ARMK) has begun trading for the first time Thursday morning. The company priced its initial public offering of 36,250,000 shares at $20 per share.
Aramark Holdings is now up 0.33 at $20.33 on 4.9 million shares.
RBC Capital Markets downgraded its rating on shares of Oracle Corp. (ORCL) Thursday morning to "Equal weight."
Oracle gapped open lower Thursday morning and is now down 0.80 at $33.76. The stock has fallen to a 1-month low and has slipped beneath its 50-day moving average.
Prothena Corp. (PRTA) announced after the close Wednesday that it entered into a worldwide collaboration agreement with Roche to develop and commercialize antibodies that target alpha-synuclein.
Prothena gapped up sharply Thursday and is currently higher by 2.70 at $30.09 in early trade. The stock...
W.W. Grainger Inc. (GWW) announced Thursday morning that its daily sales for the month of November 2013 increased 5 percent compared with last year.
W.W. Grainger has dropped sharply in early trade Thursday and is now down 5.22 at $248.83. The stock has fallen to over a 3-month low.
Lululemon Athletica Inc. (LULU) reported third quarter EPS of $0.45 Thursday morning, up from $0.39 a year ago. The consensus estimate was for EPS of $0.41. The company expects to report fourth quarter EPS of $0.78 to $0.80 and between $1.94 and $1.96 for the full year. The consensus estimates are for...
GenVec Inc. (GNVC) gapped up slightly Thursday and has spiked higher in early trade on above average volume. The stock is now up 0.96 at $2.70.
GenVec has surged past resistance and has set a new high for the year.
UNS Energy Corp. (UNS) announced after the bell Wednesday that it agreed to be acquired by Fortis Inc. for $60.25 per share in cash.
UNS Energy has gapped open dramatically higher Thursday morning and is now up 13.46 at $58.87, with volume at over a 5-month high. The stock has leaped to a new high for the year.
ChinaCache International Holdings (CCIH) has been moving in a narrow range since the open Wednesday, but has broken out higher in the last few minutes on increased volume. The stock is now up 0.48 at $7.62.
ChinaCache International Holdings is challenging the upper end of a 3-week range.