Following are the week’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Bank of America (BAC), Deere & Co. (DE) and Tootsie Roll Industries (TR) poppedwhile Wal-Mart (WMT) and Monsanto (MON) dropped.
POPS (stocks that jumped higher)
Dendreon (DNDN) popped 17% after hours. – Pete Najarian says the pop was due to positive results from their breast cancer drug which is in Phase 1 trails
Bank of America (BAC) popped 6%. Warren Buffett disclosed a new investment in the country's #2 bank and investors clamored into the big money centers. – Guy Adami says it’s a good buy.
Wells Fargo (WFC) popped 8%. The 155-year-old bank, born out of the California gold rush, closed at a new all time in spite of the mortgage meltdown. – Karen Finerman likes their stock.
Deere & Co. (DE) popped 6%. The tractor maker came out with better-than-expected earnings, adding to a 31% surge this year. – Pete Najarian likes this name for global growth.
Research & Motion (RIMM) popped 7%. The Blackberry maker surging 11% today alone ahead of its 3-for-1 stock split on Monday. – Pete Najarian thinks it could go higher after the split.
Tom Cruise -- Merrill Lynch pops $500 million into his bank account to pay for up to 18 new UA movies. – Karen Finerman says it’s a good day for Scientology.