Contest Stocks: GIGM In Big "Play" On Earnings
Senior Editor, CNBC
Hey everyone, here's a look at the contest stock report. The biggest change appears to be GIGM which appears on the actives list for the first time--as part of the Chinese online gaming play betting on strong earnings before the bell Tuesday. Here you go:
Best performing trades by % gain from Friday's close to Monday's close:
Neurochem Inc.--up 26.29%.
CYTYC Health Care--up 22.68% on merger with Hologic.
Atlas America--up 16.43%. The parent of Atlas Energy rose on the news that Atlas Energy would acquire a host of natural gas wells.
Atlas Energy--up 14.72% on the news of its natural gas well acquisition.
ValueClick Media up 14.30%. The market it eyes it as the next potential online takeover target after aQuantive.
Medis Technologies--up 12.76%.
Elan--up 12.59%. Early Phase III clinical trials of its treatment for mild to moderate Alzheimer's disease.
Global Sources--up 11.05%. Reports before the bell Tuesday.
The9 Ltd--up 10.31%.
Skechers U.S.A--up 9.54%. Private Equity buyout that would merge it with Genesco.
Worst performing trades by % loss from Friday's close to Monday's close:
DaiEi Inc.-- down 8.53%.
BioProgress plc--down 6.79%.
Hologic Health Care--down 6.27%
Saks Inc Retail--down 5.99%
Texas Pacific--down 5.41%.
CarMax Retail--down 4.14%.
Georgia Gulf Chemicals--down 3.95%.
WNS Holdings--down 3.83%.
The most active and widely helds for our Million Dollar Top 20 and our Second Chance Finalists:
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