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Pops & Drops: Apple, Home Depot...

Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Apple and Home Depot popped while Crocs and Dr. Pepper dropped.

POPS (stocks that jumped higher)

Disney (DIS) popped 7%. Investors appear to like Disney's aggressive tactics to battle the spending slowdown. CEO Bob Iger revealed some of the strategies last week on Fast Money. – The Mouse House showed investors a little love, exclaims Jeff Macke.

Apple (AAPL) popped 7%. Steve Jobs signed a deal to sell the iPhone in Thailand. – Giddyup, exclaims Pete Najarian.

Morgan Stanley (MS) popped 10%. Investors clearly felt this stock had been beaten down enough. – The pop happened after lunch, says Karen Finerman. I’ll have what they had.

Home Depot (HD) popped 12%. Widely considered a best of breed play, renewed optimism sent this stock higher. – I think this stock has $27 written all over it, says Guy Adami.

Peabody Energy (BTU) popped 15%. Options action in this stock suggested that it would be among the first to benefit when investors returned to the energy sector. – Many energy stocks including this one are trading near their lows, explains Pete Najarian.

Prologis (PLD) popped 51%. Barclays said the company looked "especially attractive" – It was a $63 stock earlier in the year, says Karen Finerman. I’d stay away.

Clorox (CLX) popped 7%. This stock along with most of the consumer staples climbed after rival Proctor & Gamble estimated a rise in sales. – Not surprising, says Guy Adami.

Google (GOOG) popped 7%. Although Citigroup said online advertising growth will slow for the Internet giant, investors couldn’t resist the price level not seen since 2005.

Medtronic (MDT) popped 6%. The medical device maker completed its $325 million buyout of CryoCath, a heart treatment-maker.

Chevron (CVX) popped 12%. The oil company began it's Blind Faith project yesterday, adding up to 65,000 barrels of oil a day.

DROPS (stocks that slid lower)

Crocs (CROX) dropped 44%. The shoemaker posted a huge loss with third quarter sales down by nearly a third.

Dr. Pepper Snapple Group (DPS) dropped 13%. The drink maker reported a smaller-than-expected third-quarter profit on Thursday and cut its full-year outlook.





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Trader disclosure: On Nov.13, 2008, the following stocks and commodities mentioned or intended to be mentioned on CNBC’s Fast Money were owned by the Fast Money traders; Adami Owns (AGU), (BTU), (C), (GS), (INTC), (MSFT), (NUE); Macke Owns (MSFT), (UUP), (WMT), (DIS), (MGM); Finerman's Firm Owns (MSFT), (UNH); Finermans Firm Owns (OIH) Puts; Finerman's Firm Is Short (IJR), (IYR), (IWM), (MDY), (SPY), (USO), (BBT), (VNO), (COF), (USO); Pete Najarian Owns (AXP) Put Spread; Pete Najarian Owns (CROX) Call Spread; Pete Najarian Owns (FXI) Put Spread; Pete Najarian Owns (LVS) Call Spread; Pete Najarian Owns (MU) Calls

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