POP: DISH NETWORK CORP (DISH) POPS 7%
Jeff says they're talking about merging with DirectTV, but he's skeptical
POP: ICICI BANK (IBN) Pops 16%
With more drops in inflation, the biggest Indian bank will continue to rise, says Seymour
POP: DAVITA INC (DVA) POPS 6%
The second-largest U.S. kidney dialysis center operator popping after beating earnings on increased clientele
POP: DOLLAR THRIFTY AUTOMOTIVE GROUP (DTG) POPS 8%
The Dollar Rent A Car operator popping after beating on earnings, despite a 30% decline in profits
POP: MELISSA LEE
And a pop for fast Money's own Melissa Lee, a.k.a. The Emissary, as this anchor turned fashion icon appears on the cover of China's version of Cosmo...
A recent study published in the 'Trends Of Analytical Chemistry' Journal finds that U.S. bills contain the highest traces of cocaine, more than any other currency.
DROPS (stocks that slid lower)
DROP: MARVEL ENTERTAINMENT INC (MVL) DROP 12%
The comic book publisher dropping after beating on earnings but forecasting full-year sales that fall below analysts’ expectations
DROP: OTTER TAIL CORPORATION (OTTR) DROPS 19%
Guy says their second quarter was a disaster
DROP: FORTRESS INVESTMENT GROUP (FIG) DROPS 13%
It hasn't been a good year for hedge funds, and the outlook isn't good
DROP: WORLD WRESTLING ENTERTAINMENT (WWE) DROPS 8%
The wrestling entertainment company down after narrowly missing analyst estimates, reporting higher costs and lower revenue for the quarter
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On Aug 5, 2008, the following stocks and commodities mentioned or intended to be mentioned on CNBC’s Fast Money were owned by the Fast Money traders; Finerman's Firm Is Short (IYR) (IJR) (MDY) (SPY) (IWM) (COF) (BBT) (XLF), Finerman's Firm And Finerman Own (C) Leaps, Finerman Owns (GS), Finerman's Firm Owns (MSFT) (PM) (RIG) (SUN) (TSO) (VLO) (WLP) (UNH) (AET), Finerman's Firm Owns (ANF) Call Spreads, Finerman's Firm And Finerman Own (FLS), Macke Owns (MSFT) (WMT) (COST) (DIS), Macke Is Short (TM), Adami Owns (AGU) (C) (BTU) (GS) (INTC) (MSFT) (NUE), Seymour Owns (AAPL) (CSCO) (INTC) (MER) (MSFT) (TSO) (EEM) (F) (SHLD), Seygem Asset Management Owns Gazprom OAO, Adami Owns (C) (AGU) (BTU) (INTC) (MSFT) (NUE), Jay Pestricelli has no holding in (CSCO), TD Ameritrade has no disclosures