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6 NASDAQ Stocks Falling This Morning: CHTP, CTRP, DMND, SAVE, GMCR, ZNGA

Nasdaq StocksChelsea Therapeutics International Ltd. (NASDAQ:CHTP) is down 7.08% this morning at $1.1150. CHTP has traded 687 thousand shares so far today and trades 1.3 million shares a day on average. CHTP shares have fallen more than $0.20 a share over the past five days. The sell off intensified last week as the company’s officers take pay cuts to save costs. The company has a market cap of 75.08 million.

Ctrip.com Interntaional Ltd. (NASDAQ:CTRP) is down 7.56% this morning at $17.24. CTRP has traded 1.7 million shares so far today and trades 2.7 million shares a day on average. CTRP shares have been in an overall downtrend for much of the year and is currently down more than 24% since January 1. The company has a market cap of 2.48 billion. Sign Up For Free Stock Alerts [Read more...]

Biggest Losers in Pre Market for June 11: CNC, TVIX, SKUL, MOH, DMND

Traders at the NYSECentene Corp. (NYSE:CNC) is down 30.22% in pre market trading at $24.95. CNC has traded 28 thousand shares this morning and averages 1 million shares a day. CNC shares are tumbling after the company sees a second quarter loss and cuts its 2012 outlook. The company has a market cap of 1.83 billion. Sign Up For Free Stock Alerts

VelocityShares Daily 2x Vix (NYSEARCA:TVIX) is down 6.47% today at $6.79. TVIX has traded 187 thousand shares this morning and averages 13.1 million shares daily. TVIX shares were above $10 early last week as the stock market was tumbling. During the most recent rally, TVIX has fallen about 40%. [Read more...]

NASDAQ Stocks Rallying as Market Trades Higher: WOLF, UTSI, DNDN, MU, CLWR, DMND

A list of NASDAQ stocksThe stock market opened higher today as investors are optimistic about the U.S. economy and the European debt crisis. Stocks gave up some of these gains briefly this morning after the government said business inventories rose 0.7% in the previous month, slightly higher than the forecasted 0.6%. Stocks went right back up though following a positive retail sales report. Retail sales rose 1.1% making it the largest gain in five months. It will be interesting to see what the next few months hold for retail sales as gas prices have increased drastically over the past month.

The Dow is up 51 points this morning, the Nasdaq is up 15 points and the S&P 500 is up 6 points. [Read more...]

Stocks Heading South In Early Trading: DMND, IRBT, APRI, ARRY, AONE, GRPN

Diamond Foods, Inc. (NASDAQ:DMND) is down 36.69% in early trading at $23.17. DMND has traded 20.4 million shares so far today, 10 times its daily average. DMND shares tanking this morning following an internal investigation that showed the company had ‘cooked’ their books. The company’s CEO and CFO have been placed on leave. The company has a market cap of 520.36 million.

iRobot Corporation (NASDAQ:IRBT) is down 32.90% today at $25.73. IRBT has traded 3.5 million shares this morning, well above its daily average of 292 thousand shares. IRBT shares are falling today after announcing quarterly results. EPS beat analyst estimates, but guidance missed expectations. The company has a market cap of 695.36 million.

Apricus Biosciences Inc. (NASDAQ:APRI) is down 17.38% this morning at $3.85. APRI has traded 1.4 million shares so far today, well above its daily average of 194 thousand shares. APRI shares are down in early trading after the company announced $20 million public offering of stocks and warrants. The company has a market cap of 81.13 million.

Array BioPharma Inc. (NASDAQ:ARRY) is down 16.30% today at $2.66. ARRY has traded 4.6 million shares so far today, 15 times its average volume. Array BioPharma announced a public offering of 20 million shares at $2.60 a share. The company has a market cap of 163.42 million.

A123 Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:AONE) is down 13.77% in early trading at $2.13. AONE has traded 4.1 million shares this morning, double its daily average volume. AONE shares are falling today after receiving multiple analyst downgrades. The company has a market cap of 268.55 million.

Groupon, Inc. (NASDAQ:GRPN) is down 11% today at $21.88. GRPN has traded 4.1 million shares so far today, the stock typically trades 2.2 million shares a day. GRPN shares are tumbling today after announcing earnings. Groupon posted positive revenue, but saw a slowdown in user growth. EPS also missed expectations. Groupon reported a net loss of $42.7 million or $0.08 per share. The adjusted loss came in at $0.02 per share, analysts ere expecting $0.03 per share in profit. The company has a market cap of 13.87 billion.

Stocks Heading Higher As Market Starts Lower: BLRX, ACHN, DMND, EMC, LEE, BONT

Stocks are heading lower today as worries about the debt crisis in Europe, specifically Greece, grow. The credit ratings agency, Standard & Poor’s, said this morning it will likely cut Greece’s credit rating to “selective default.” This news out of Europe has over shadowed a big earnings day today with Apple and Yahoo releasing their latest quarterly reports after market close today. The Dow is down 53 points this morning, the Nasdaq is down 7 points and the S&P is down 5 points.

Not all stocks are heading lower though. Let’s take a look at six stocks trending higher in early trading.

BioLineRx Ltd. (NASDAQ:BLRX) is up 79.33% in morning trading at $5.90. BLRX is up on huge volume today after signing an exclusive license agreement with Genosience for BL-8020, an oral treatment for Hepatitis C. BLRX has traded nearly 2.4 million shares today, way above its daily average of just 3 thousand shares. The company has a market cap of 78.98 million.

Achillion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ:ACHN) is up 13.36% today at $10.43. ACHN has traded 1.5 million shares so far today, 500 thousand shares more than its daily average. ACHN is bouncing back today after the stock fell more than $3 a share in the past week over concerns of its Hepatitis C drug’s future. The company has a market cap of 739.97 million.

Diamond Foods, Inc. (NASDAQ:DMND) is up 9.59% in early trading at $35.72. DMND has traded 1.4 million shares so far today and trades 2.6 million shares a day on average. DMND saw a big volume spike this morning as it moved higher. DMND shares lost nearly 60% of their value between October and December of last year. The company has a market cap of 788.91 million.

EMC Corporation (NYSE:EMC) is up 5.42% at $24.71 this morning. EMC is already trading above its daily average volume today with 21.2 million shares traded. EMC shares are up today after their fourth quarter earnings beat estimates. EPS came in at $0.49 a share, beating estimates of $0.46 a share. The company’s current year outlook is in line with analysts’ estimates. EMC expects $22 billion in revenue this year with $1.70 per share in profit. Analysts are expecting $22.02 billion with $1.71 per share. The company has a market cap of 50.45 billion.

Lee Enterprises, Incorporated (NYSE:LEE) is up 20.91% today at $1.33. LEE has traded 1.1 million shares so far today, more than five times its daily average. LEE shares are up after their bankruptcy plan was approved and the company expects to exit bankruptcy on Jan. 30 according to Bloomberg. The company has a market cap of 58.90 million.

The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. (NASDAQ:BONT) is up 12.38% this morning at $3.63. BONT has traded 580 thousand shares today, double its daily average. BONT shares jumped this morning after the company appointed Brendan L. Hoffman as their new CEO effective on February 7. The company has a market cap of 71.32 million.

Futures Turn Red as JPMorgan Reports. Stocks to Watch: DMND, JPM, BAC, AAPL, RIMM, MS, S

It looks to be another volatile day on Wall Street as JPMorgan reported that its profit numbers had dropped to $3.7 Billion from $4.8 Billion. Revenue also saw a decline to $22.19 Billion. Dow futures are currently off 10 points to 12,403. Nasdaq 100 futures are nearly flat, down 1.50 points to 2,377. S&P 500 futures are following suit, down 1.60 to 1,288.70.

The economic data calendar is also crowded for a Friday. At 8:30am EST, the December trade deficit report and the November import prices will be released. The at 9:55am EST the University of Michigan Consumer Sentiment numbers are set to be released. The consensus expectations for the sentiment numbers is a modest rise from the 69.9 level to 73.

Good news finally emerged out of Europe after a closely watched Italian debt auction went off with positive yield movement to the downside. This was on the heels of the two successful auctions in Spain and Italy the day before. This has sent the broader European markets higher this morning with the banking heave Stoxx 600 Index up over half a percent.

Asian markets also climbed overnight after the fears over Europe’s sovereign debt crisis began to ease. Mainland China stocks, however, were hit after data showed a sizable drop in forth quarter foreign exchange reserves.

Commodity markets are mostly flat this morning after oil was sent under $100 after the Europe can-kicking announcement of the Iranian oil embargo. Right now Nymex crude futures are down five cents to $99.05. Gold prices are also giving back some of their gains for the week, down $7 to $1640 an ounce.

Stocks to watch today include Diamond Foods Inc. (NASDAQ:DMND), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM), Bank of America Corp. (NYSE:BAC), Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL), Research In Motion (NASDAQ:RIMM), Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS), Sprint Nextel (NYSE:S)

Diamond Foods, Inc. (NASDAQ:DMND) is down 11.05% in pre market trading at $29.47. DMND shares are down this morning on news that Federal Prosecutors have joined the SEC in its investigation of how the company paid walnut suppliers. DMND trades 2.4 million shares a day on average and is worth 730.48 million.

JP Morgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) is down 2.71% in pre market trading at $36.85. JPM is trading heavy volume already today with 289 thousand shares traded. The stock trades 41.1 million shares a day on average. JPM shares are down after the company reported net earnings falling 23%. They did meet expectations though so it’s not really bad news. The company has a market cap of 139.94 billion.

Bank of America Corporation (NYSE:BAC) is down 2.95% today at $6.58. BAC has traded 876 thousand shares already in pre market and trades 266.3 million shares a day on average. BAC is following JPM down this morning after JPM reported a dip in earnings. The company has a market cap of 68.82 billion.

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) is down 0.17% in pre market trading at $420.69. AAPL trades 14.1 million shares a day on average. Apple suspended iPhone 4S sales in mainland China after a crowd threw eggs at their flagship store when it failed to open as promised. The company has a market cap of 391.64 billion.

Research In Motion Limited (NASDAQ:RIMM) is up 1.52% in pre market trading at $16.69. RIMM trades 21.6 million shares a day on average. RIMM shares are bouncing this morning on rumors the company may be looking to be acquired. According to Reuters, Research In Motion hired Goldman Sachs to explore its strategic options. The company has a market cap of 8.48 billion.

Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) is down 2.15% this morning at $16.80. MS shares are down as many bank stocks take a hit following JP Morgan’s report that net earnings fell 23%. MS trades 32.2 million shares a day on average and has a market cap of 33.09 billion.

Sprint Nextel Corporation (NYSE:S) is down 4.31% in pre market trading at $2.22. S has jumped up about $0.15 over the past couple of days and averages 42.1 million shares daily. Some analysts are saying that Sprint’s iPhone deal may get a lot better and could include a Sprint-exclusive iPhone. “Given our belief that the Sprint purchase commitment is unique … we think it is possible that Apple may have extended certain benefits to Sprint in return,” Shing Yin of Guggenheim Partners LLC wrote in an analyst’s note Thursday. “For example, if Apple were inclined to offer limited exclusivity on a future iPhone (as many other handset makers still do), we think Sprint could be chosen as an initial launch partner, especially since we think Apple may be less than happy with some of its other carrier partners. Any such iPhone-related benefit would likely be viewed by investors as a significant positive for Sprint, in our view.” The company has a market cap of 6.95 billion.

Active Stocks In Midday Trading: DCTH, AIS, DMND, MCP, ZAGG, REE, PWAV

Delcath Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:DCTH) is up 6.89% at $3.26 in midday trading. DCTH has traded 318 thousand shares so far today and trades 523 thousand shares a day on average. The company announced earlier today their Ireland Operations achieved ISO 13485 certification. The company has a market cap of 150.70 million.

Antares Pharma Inc. (AMEX:AIS) is up 9.14% at $2.15 today. AIS has traded 866 thousand shares so far today and averages 1.4 million shares daily. AIS is up more than $0.30 a share over the past few days. The company has a market cap of 219.44 million.

Diamond Foods, Inc. (NASDAQ:DMND) is up 6.23% at $30.36 in midday trading. DMND has traded 1.7 million shares so far today and trades 2.1 million shares a day on average. DMND is up $3 a share since last Thursday. The company has a market cap of 676.46 million.

Molycorp, Inc. (NYSE:MCP) is down 12.21% at $24.58 today. MCP has traded 4.5 million shares so far today, 500 thousand shares more than its daily average. Rare earth stocks have been heading lower following Chinese export quota report. JPMorgan also cut its estimates for Molycorp and has a neutral rating on the stock right now. The company has a market cap of 2.05 billion.

ZAGG Inc. (NASDAQ:ZAGG) is down 10.19% in midday trading today at $7.05. ZAGG has traded 771 thousand shares so far today and trades 944 thousand shares a day on average. ZAGG is down more than $3 share this month. The company has a market cap of 208.63 million.

Rare Element Resources Ltd. (AMEX:REE) is down 9.64% today at $3.28. REE has traded 715 thousand shares so far today and trades 787 thousand shares a day on average. REE is down as the Rare earth sector trades lower after news on Chinese quota. The company has a market cap of 144.25 million.

Powerwave Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:PWAV) is down 8.64% today at $1.9950. PWAV has traded 259 thousand shares so far today and trades 650 thousand shares a day on average. The company has a market cap of 62.42 million.

Biggest Losers In Early Trading: DMND, ROSE, PZZI, CMED, WFR

The stock market is taking a hit this morning as uncertainty on the euro debt crisis grows. The Dow, Nasdaq and the S&P are all down more than 1% this morning with the Nasdaq seeing the biggest percentage loss of 1.81%.

Here’s the biggest losers in early trading so far today.

Diamond Foods, Inc. (NASDAQ:DMND) is down 22.81% this morning at $31.31. DMND has traded 5.8 million shares this morning, well above its daily average 1.7 million shares. Diamond Foods is down today after the company announced it will delay filing its first-quarter results due to an ongoing investigation by its audit committee into the accounting for its walnut payments. The company has a market cap of 698.73 million.

Rosetta Resources, Inc. (NASDAQ:ROSE) is down 9.17% this morning at $45.92. ROSE has traded 833 thousand shares so far today and trades about 1 million shares a day on average. Rosetta is down today after disappointing well results. Rosetta Resources has a market cap of 2.39 billion.

Pizza Inn Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZI) is down 8.11% this morning at $5.85. PZZI has traded 312 thousand shares today, more than double its daily average. PZZI has dropped more than $1 over the past 4 trading sessions. The company has a market cap of 47.26 million.

China Medical Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:CMED) is down 6.40% at $2.78 so far today. CMED has traded 322 thousand shares this morning and trades 549 thousand shares a day on average. This is the third straight day CMED is in the red and has lost $0.50 over that span. China Medical has a market cap of 72.86 million.

MEMC Electronic Materials Inc. (NYSE:WFR) is down 9.05% at $4.02. WFR has traded 3 million shares so far today and trades 7.6 million shares a day on average. The company has a market cap of 926.47 million.

Stock In The Green This Morning: SIGA, DMND, SIRI, CLWR, MNI, MS

Stocks are higher this morning after 23 European nations agreed to tie their economies closer together in hopes of preventing any future debt crisis. This new treaty will penalize budgetary offenders that threaten the euro zone. Germany and France were hopeful to persuade all 27 euro zone countries, but Britain and three others refused to join.

“It’s going to be the basis for a good fiscal compact and more discipline in economic policy in the euro area members,” Draghi said. “We came to conclusions that will have to be fleshed out more in the coming days.”

Let’s take a look at six stocks following the market up this morning.

SIGA Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:SIGA) is up 29.35% at $2.38 this morning. SIGA has traded 542 thousand shares so far today and trades 721 thousand shares a day on average. SIGA had been trading down most of the week, falling from over $2 to below $1.90. The company has a market cap of 118.26 million.

Diamond Foods, Inc. (NASDAQ:DMND) has rallied 22.67% at $32.42 so far this morning. DMDN is up on heavy volume with 941 thousand shares traded so far. The stock should have no problem passing its daily average volume of 1.4 million shares. DMND had been in a sell off this week, falling from $30 a share to below $27. The company has a market cap of 668.08 million.

Sirius XM Radio Inc. (NASDAQ:SIRI) is up 2.35% this morning at $1.74. SIRI has traded 9.9 million shares so far today. SIRI trades 68.6 million shares a day on average. SIRI is up today after an analyst with Citigroup gave it a buy rating with a price target of $2.20. Sirius XM has market cap of 6.51 billion.

Clearwire Corporation (NASDAQ:CLWR) is up 2.28% this morning at $2.23. CLWR has traded 6 million share so far today. The stock usually trades 11.2 million shares a day. The company has a market cap of 556.84 million.

The McClatchy Company (NYSE:MNI) jumped up 20.35% this morning at $2.07. MNI has traded 1.2 million shares this morning. MNI trades 951 thousand shares a day on average. MNI is up $0.80 in the past few days. The company has a market cap of 173.37 million.

Morgan Stanley (NYSE:MS) is up 5.42% this morning at $16.74. MS has traded 9.6 million shares so far today and trades 37.4 million shares a day on average. Morgan Stanley is following the market up today after a new treaty was agreed upon in Europe. The company has a market cap of 32.38 billion.

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