U.S. Steel (X) popped 10%. The materials names rallied early in the week.
Devon Energy (DVN) popped 8%. The rise in this stock followed an 8% increase in the price of natural gas.
Tessera Technologies (TSRA) popped 49%. This maker of parts for digital cameras announced that the International Trade Commission was taking another look at its previously suspended patent infringement claims.
NVIDIA (NVDA) popped 6%. Despite the CFO stepping down, shares of the graphics chip maker closed higher on the week.
DaVita (DVA) popped 6%. The kidney dialysis firm received an upgrade at UBS.
Nutrisystems (NTRI) popped 7%. The weight loss firm is trying to beef up after February's disastrous guidance.
DROPS (stocks that slid lower)
JPMorgan (JPM) dropped 7%. Under shareholder pressure, the bank increased its bid for Bear Stearns to $10 from $2. – It’s a buy on dips, counsels Jeff Macke.
Citigroup (C) dropped 7%. The goliath bank felt the wrath of Meredith Whitney's negative forecast. – I think it’s a buy at this level, says Jon Najarian.
Clear Channel (CCU) dropped 17%. The $19.5 billion deal to take the radio company private is looking uncertain at best.
The Limited (LTD) dropped 2%. The owner of Victoria's Secret was one of several specialty retail names dragged down this week.
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Trader disclosure: On Mar.28, 2008, the following stocks and commodities mentioned or intended to be mentioned on CNBC’s Fast Money were owned by the Fast Money traders; Jon Najarian Owns (AAPL), (AG), (AGU), (BG), (COST), (DAL), (DE), (JWN), (MO), (MON), (MOS), (NOK), (NTRI), (NVDA), (POT), (RIMM), (TSO), (AET), (WCG); Jon Najarian Is Short (APOL), (TGT), (LEH), (MRK); Pete Najarian Owns (AAPL), (BIIB), (CSCO), (EMC), (ORCL), (TSO), (XLF), (YHOO), (MSFT), (NOK), (BKC); Pete Najarian Owns (LEH) Puts. (MER) Puts, (OIH) Puts; Pete Najarian Owns (BSC) Calls, (COP) Calls, (NVDA) Calls; Macke Owns (YHOO), (INTC), (DIS), (EMC); Finerman Owns (GS); Finerman's Firm Owns (DSW), (JCP), (MSFT), (MO), (MSFT), (SUN), (TSO), (VLO), (WMT), (YHOO); Finerman's Firm Is Short (IYR), (IJR), (MDY), (IWM), (SPY)