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Pops & Drops: CarMax, AMR Corp....

Wednesday, 22 Sep 2010 | 6:11 PM ET

Here are some market movers you might have missed Wednesday—find out why shares of CarMax popped while AMR Corp. dropped.

POPS (stocks that pushed higher)

Stock Pops & Drops
The Fast Money traders take a look at today's biggest market movers.

CarMax (KMX) popped 8%: The largest used car retailer in the US reported second-quarter earnings results that beat Wall Street's expectations. CarMax saw a 13 percent increase in second-quarter revenue. Guy Adami, managing partner of Drakon Capital, would take profits here.

General Mills (GIS) popped 2.69%: The Minneapolis-based food company reported its first-quarter profit increased by 12 percent thanks to rising sales of cereals and snacks. Kanundrum Capital founder Brian Kelly would pull the trigger on this stock right now.

DROPS (stocks that moved lower)

New York Times (NYT) dropped 6%: The newspaper publisher predicted third quarter sales that trailed analysts' estimates.Karen Finerman, president of Metropolitan Capital Advisers, would not be a buyer here. She's afraid of industries that are influx, including print media.

AMR Corp. (AMR) dropped 8%: The parent company of American Airlines said its mainline unit revenues will increase at 11 percent at the most in the third-quarter, which disappointed analysts on Wall Street. Joe Terranova, chief market strategist at Virtus Investment Partners, noted that other airlines are doing better then American and would stay clear of AMR.

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Trader disclosure: On Sept. 22, 2010, the following stocks and commodities mentioned or intended to be mentioned on CNBC’s Fast Money were owned by the Fast Money traders; Terranova Owns (APA), (AAPL), (ARUN), (BMO), (C), (GS), (IBM), (HES), (JOYG), (XBI), (NBR), (NOV), (OXY), (ORCL), (PEP), (POT), (RSH), (SLB), (SU), (SPLS), (RIG), (UPL), (MA), (VRTS); Adami owns (AGU), (BTU), (NUE), (C), (GS), (INTC), (MSFT); Adami’s wife works at Merck; Finerman owns (AAPL); Finerman’s firm owns (BKS); Finerman and Finerman’s firm owns (BAC); Finerman and Finerman’s firm owns (JPM); Weiss owns (AU), (UXG), (NIHD), (SF), (PJC), (KBW), (QCOM), (AGU), (BAC), (POT), (VZ)

Brian Kelly
Accounts managed by Kanundrum Capital own (GLD)
Accounts managed by Kanundrum Capital own (GDXJ)
Accounts managed by Kanundrum Capital own (SLV)
Accounts managed by Kanundrum Capital own (ORI)
Accounts managed by Kanundrum Capital own (RGR)
Accounts managed by Kanundrum Capital own U.S. Dollars
Accounts managed by Kanundrum Capital own (TIP)
Accounts managed by Kanundrum Capital own (POT) calls
Accounts managed by Kanundrum Capital own Swiss Francs
Accounts managed by Kanundrum Capital are short (BCS)
Accounts managed by Kanundrum Capital are short (IAI)
Accounts managed by Kanundrum Capital are short (XLF)
Accounts managed by Kanundrum Capital are short Mexican Peso
Accounts managed by Kanundrum Capital are short U.K. Pound
Accounts managed by Kanundrum Capital are short (HYG)
Accounts managed by Kanundrum Capital are short (STT)

For Joe Terranova
Terranova is chief market strategist of Virtus Investment Partners, LTD.
Virtus Investment Partners own more than 1% of (ABAX)
Virtus Investment Partners own more than 1% of (ALK)
Virtus Investment Partners own more than 1% of (AMKR)
Virtus Investment Partners own more than 1% of (CASS)
Virtus Investment Partners own more than 1% of (CSVI)
Virtus Investment Partners own more than 1% of (IGE)
Virtus Investment Partners own more than 1% of (LDR)
Virtus Investment Partners own more than 1% of (LPHI)
Virtus Investment Partners own more than 1% of (MGRC)
Virtus Investment Partners own more than 1% of (NRCI)
Virtus Investment Partners own more than 1% of (DBV)
Virtus Investment Partners own more than 1% of (XLB)
Virtus Investment Partners own more than 1% of (XLP)
Virtus Investment Partners own more than 1% of (XLY)
Virtus Investment Partners own more than 1% of (XLF)
Virtus Investment Partners own more than 1% of (XLI)
Virtus Investment Partners own more than 1% of (XLU)
Virtus Investment Partners own more than 1% of (SUBK)
Virtus Investment Partners own more than 1% of (WDFC)
Virtus Investment Partners own more than 1% of (YDNT)
Virtus Investment Partners own more than 1% of (DLUEY)
Virtus Investment Partners own more than 1% of (DRYS)

For Bill Fleckenstein
Fleckenstein owns Gold
Fleckenstein owns Silver

For Eric Jackson
Jackson owns (MSFT)
Jackson is short (RIMM)
Jackson owns (AAPL)
Jackson owns (GOOG)

For Mike Khouw
Cantor Fitzgerald makes a market in (ADBE)

For Robert Breza
***No Disclosures***

For Barry Ritholtz
***No Disclosures***

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