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Stocks rose Friday, with the S&P 500 on track for its first weekly advance in three, after a better-than-expected housing report.
Take a look at some of Friday's midday movers: Aeropostale, Hewlett-Packard & more.
Hewlett-Packard and Gap are among those making headlines after the bell Thursday.
May 22- GameStop Corp, the world's largest retailer of videogame products, reported a 7 percent rise in quarterly revenue due to continued demand for new game consoles from Sony Corp and Microsoft Corp.. Net profit rose to $68.0 million, or 59 cents per share, in the first quarter ended May 3 from $54.6 million, or 46 cents per share, a year earlier.
Stock futures pointed to a higher open on Wall Street on Thursday, with initial jobless claims rising last week.
Stocks are likely to take their cue from the bond market, as traders worry low yields are a warning the economy isn't springing back.
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The $9.4 billion Fidelity Select Biotechnology Fund plunged 11.75 percent during the first 14 days of April. That put the fund near the bottom among nearly 3,800 U.S. mutual funds tracked by Lipper Inc. Only six funds performed worse, but they had less than $100 million in assets each.
More new shorts were added in Nasdaq stocks in the end of March, but they declined on NYSE names.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
March 27- Video game retailer GameStop Corp, forecast full-year earnings below market expectations as it is yet to see an uptick in sagging video game software sales, despite robust hardware sales driven by the launches of Microsoft's Xbox One and Sony's PlayStation 4 consoles.
Some of Thursday's midday movers:
GameStop shares fell as much as 9.3 percent in morning trading on Thursday, making the stock one of the top percentage losers on the New York Stock Exchange.
March 27- GameStop Corp, the world's biggest retailer of videogame products, reported lower-than-expected quarterly earnings, hurt by fewer game releases and a drop in store traffic. GameStop shares fell 6.4 percent to $36.47 in early trading.
GameStop reported a 3.4 percent rise in fourth-quarter revenue, driven by demand for new game consoles from Sony and Microsoft.
Stock futures fell after data.
March 27- GameStop Corp, the world's largest retailer of videogame products, reported a 3.4 percent rise in fourth-quarter revenue, driven by demand for new game consoles from Sony Corp and Microsoft Corp..
Stocks could continue to be rocked as negative undercurrents converge ahead of quarter-end, and a decline in momentum names looks set to spread to the broader market.