NYSE Stocks in the Red Today: TPX, ZZ, NSM, RAX, KMI, SHW

The NYSE BullTempur Pedic International Inc. (NYSE:TPX) is tumbling this morning, down more than 46% at $23.18. TPX has traded 21.6 million shares so far today, 10 times its daily average. TPX shares are crashing today after the company cut its 2012 outlook due to widespread discounts and new inventory at retailers. The company has a market cap of 1.46 billion.

Sealy Corporation (NYSE:ZZ) is down 6.76% today at $1.5850. ZZ has traded 650 thousand shares this morning, above its daily average of 504 thousand shares. ZZ shares are taking a hit due to selling pressure on the entire mattress industry. The company has a market cap of 159.03 million. Sign Up For Free Stock Alerts

Nationstar Mortgage Holdings Inc. (NYSE:NEM) is down 4.95% this morning at $18.82. NEM has traded 411 thousand shares so far today and trades 618 thousand shares a day on average. NSM shares are selling off today after the stock ran up nearly $2 over the past week. The company has a market cap of 1.68 billion. [Read more...]

Insiders Trading Report for Apr. 3

Traders at the NYSEIf traders were looking for a sign of QE3 yesterday they were sorely disappointed. The release of the FOMC minutes showed that the Fed would exercise caution in regards to further easing. The release of minutes sent the precious metals market tumbling and snapped the Dow’s three-day winning streak.

The Dow closed down 65 points to 13,200. Tech stocks fared better with the Nasdaq only down 6 points at the close, and the S&P matched those declines.

Opko Health, Inc. (NYSE:OPK) closed Tuesday down 1.03% at $4.81. OPK saw above average volume today with over 2 million shares traded. Phillip Frost (CEO & Chairman) bought 45,000 shares at $4.68 on April 2. [Read more...]

After Hours Report for March 27

Wall StreetStocks closed lower today, one day after a strong rally thanks to comments from Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke. When asked earlier today about the potential for another round of asset purchases, Bernanke told ABC News that the Fed keeps all options available and needs to prepare for how the U.S. economy evolves.

U.S. consumer confidence dipped in March, but was in line with estimates. Meanwhile, inflation expectations rose to the highest in 10 months.

All the major indices finished the day negative with the Dow down 43 points, the Nasdaq down 2 points and the S&P 500 down 4 points. [Read more...]

Stocks Moving In The Final Hour: EGHT, NTCT, CISG, HDY, ENER, ZZ, TSL, JASO

Stocks are looking to finish in positive territory today thanks to earnings from banks, strong demand at bond auctions in Europe and decent jobs numbers. Spain and France both saw strong demand at their most recent government debt auctions. Closer to home, weekly jobless claims came in at 352,000. This is the lowest they’ve been in four years. Jobless claims under 375,000 show strength in the jobs market and can lower the unemployment rate. The indices are up in the last hour of trading with the Dow jumping 36 points, the Nasdaq up 18 points and the S&P up 6 points.

8×8 Inc. (NASDAQ:EGHT) is up 26.25% today at $4.30. EGHT shares are up after reporting earnings yesterday that exceeded expectations. EGHT reported revenue of $23 million and EPS of $0.04, both beating analysts estimates. EGHT has traded huge volume today with 6.3 million shares traded, ten times its daily average. The company has a market cap of 299.74 million.

NetScout Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:NTCT) is up 17.07% in afternoon trading at $19.97. NTCT has traded 1.1 million shares today, well above its daily average of 283 thousand shares. NTCT shares rose after their third quarter earnings beat estimates. The company reported an EPS of $0.35, beating estimates by $0.02. Revenue rose more than 9% to $83.3 million. The company has a market cap of 826.90 million.

CNinsure Inc. (NASDAQ:CISG) is up 24.89% in late day trading at $8.73. CISG shares jumped on big volume today with 987 thousand shares traded, well above its daily average of 354 thousand shares. No recent news today, but volume saw a big increase in the last few hours as traders poured into this stock. The company has a market cap of 437.53 million.

HyperDynamics Corporation (NYSE:HDY) is up 12.54% today at $3.23. HDY traded 4.1 million shares today, a million more shares than it trades on average. HDY shares are up more than $1 a share since mid December. The company has a market cap of 505.31 million.

Energy Conversion Devices (NASDAQ:ENER) is down 22.05% today at $0.99. ENER shares are falling on heavy volume with 14.3 million shares traded. ENER is selling off big today after seeing a jump of more than $1 a share this month. The company has a market cap of 52.74 million.

Sealy Corporation (NYSE:ZZ) is down 17.39% today at $1.52. ZZ has traded 1.9 million shares so far today, way above its daily average of 348 thousand shares. ZZ shares dipped today as analysts downgrade stock following lower quarterly sales. The company has a market cap of 153.25 million.

Trina Solar Limited (NYSE:TSL) fell 15.60% today at $8.28. TSL has traded 8 million shares so far today, more than twice its daily average. The solar sector was hit hard today after Germany said it will make monthly subsidy cuts to slow demand in the country. The company has a market cap of 583.25 million.

JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ:JASO) is down 14.69% today at $1.80. JASO fell on big volume with 28 million shares traded, more than six times its daily volume. JASO shares fell for the same reason TSL shares fell. The company has a market cap of 296.38 million.

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