Onyx Pharmaceuticals (ONXX) popped 18%. The drug developer swung to a profit in Q3 thanks to better-than-expected sales of its cancer drug Nexavar. – Pete Najarian likes the drug.
DirectTV (DTV) popped 3%. The satellite cable provider popped after new HD-services help them add 400,000 subscribers, and steal market share from competitors. – Guy Adami says DTV looks okay.
TurboChef Technologies (OVEN) popped 9%. The maker of ovens was heating up, after posting a smaller-than-expected loss. – Tim Seymour thinks this stock could be interesting.
Michael Jackson's "Thriller." The top-selling album of all time, with 140 million copies sold worldwide, turns 25 this week.
DROPS: (stocks that slid lower)
Fannie Mae (FNM) dropped 10%. The mortgage financing provider was taken down as New York Attorney General Andrew Cuomo announced he was expanding his investigation of the industry to include Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. – Karen Finerman says stay away.
Ford (F) dropped 5%. The nation's second-largest automaker fell before earnings Thursday. – Guy Adami recommends buying F on the dip.
Yahoo (YHOO) dropped 8%. The search giant, which owns 39% of Alibaba.com, fell after Alibaba shares sunk 17%. This, only one day after its Hong Kong trading debut in which the shares almost tripled. – Pete Najarian says he’s long and going to stay long and hope it turns around.
Capital One (COF) dropped 16%. The nation's biggest independent credit-card issuer said it expected higher credit card delinquencies in 2008. – Karen Finerman doesn’t feel consumer credit is a good place to be.
Fluor (FLR) dropped 6%. The infrastructure name crumbled after missing estimates. – Guy Adami still likes the name because they have a strong backlog.
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Trader disclosure: On Nov. 7, 2007, the following stocks and commodities mentioned or intended to be mentioned on CNBC’s Fast Money were owned by the Fast Money traders; Najarian Owns (CSCO); Najarian Owns (AMZN) Options, (C) Options, (DISH) Options, (GOOG) Options, (LDK) Options, (YHOO) Options; Finerman's Firm Owns (AEO), (WMT), (TWX), (TSO), (YHOO); Finerman's Firm Is Short (MDY),Short (IWM),Short (IJR), Short (MBI),Short (LEH),Short (MER); Finerman's Firm And Finerman Own (GS); Finerman's Firm Owns Russell 2000 Puts; Seygem Asset Management Owns (EEM), (F), (GFI), (GLD), (HMY), (LDK), (YHOO); Finerman's Firm Is Short (SPY)