USEC (USU) popped 12%. The nation's only producer of enriched uranium for use in nuclear power plants, glowed green after profits rose four-fold. – Tim Seymour recommends riding the stock to $12 then taking profits.
Potash (POT) popped 4%. After a flood at a competitor’s fertilizer mine in Russia, concerns over a supply shortfall sent Potash higher. – Tim Seymour likes the trade.
Baidu.com (BIDU) popped 16%. The Chinese search engine doubled its profits last Friday, stealing market share from Yahoo...Shares have continued to run higher. – Jeff Macke says, no surprise - it’s the Google of China!
Supermice! Scientists at Case Western Reserve University genetically engineered mice that outrun, outlive, and out-eat ordinary mice while staying lean, light, and fertile well into old age.
DROPS: (stocks that slid lower)
Washington Mutual (WM) dropped 17%. New York Attorney General Andrew Cuomo brought a lawsuit against the nation's largest savings and loan, charging it colluded with a real estate appraisal firm to inflate the value of homes - a practice which contributed to this summer's mortgage crisis. – Guy Adami says, “Ouch!”
Yahoo! (YHOO) dropped 8%. With Google taking off this week, Yahoo was a laggard in the search engine space. – Jeff Macke still likes this stock.
Target (TGT) dropped 6%. The retailer, followed the broader market lower. – Karen Finerman thinks it’s fear of the consumer.
Titanium Metals (TIE) dropped 11%. Shares of the metals maker melted, after higher raw materials costs trimmed profits. – Tim Seymour recommends buying $1 lower.
Led Zeppelin. A charity concert scheduled for November 26th was pushed back to December 10th after legendary guitarist Jimmy Page broke his finger. It was not disclosed specifically how Page broke the finger in question.
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Trader disclosure: On Nov. 2, 2007, the following stocks and commodities mentioned or intended to be mentioned on CNBC’s Fast Money were owned by the Fast Money traders; Macke Owns (DIS), (INTC), (ATVI), (YHOO); Finerman's Firm And Finerman Own (C), (GS), (HD)
Finerman's Firm Owns (KSS), (NMX), (TSO), (WMT), (YHOO), (TWX), (NYX), (PLCE), (BBW);Finerman's Firm Is Short (SPY), (IWM), (MDY); Finerman's Firm Owns Russell 2000 Puts; Finerman's Firm Owns S&P 500 Puts; Finerman's Firm Is Short (MER) And Owns (MER) Puts; Finerman's Firm Owns (MSFT) Options; Finerman's Firm Owns (NMX) And (NMX) Options; Finerman's Firm Owns (SHOO) Calls; Finerman's Firm And Finerman Owns (FLS); Finerman's Firm And Finerman Own (KALU); Seygem Asset Management Owns (AAPL), (CTCM), (INTC), (MSFT), (TIE), (USU), (YHOO), (GLD), (ITU), (ABV), (TEO), (MER), (MBT); Seymour Owns (IMMR) Calls