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Pops & Drops: Boeing, Chesapeake Energy...

Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Boeing and Chesapeake Energy popped Southwest Airlines dropped.

POPS (stocks that jumped higher)

Boeing (BA) popped 4%. A strong of analysts upgraded the stock citing signs of recovery. - Perhaps things aren't as bad as they seem, says Karen Finerman.

Chesapeake Energy (CHK) popped 9%. Total SA, Europe’s third largest oil producer, agreed to buy a stake in some of their assets for $2.25 billion. - Big names are coming in and buying acreage, explains Pete Najarian.

China Index ETF (FXI) popped 2%. This ETF that tracks China rallied on reports the economy expanded at the fastest pace in 5 months. - I think growth in the 4th quarter could be as high as 10%, speculates Tim Seymour.

Motorola (MOT) popped 3%. Investors are growing bullish on Motorola’s Devour, an Android smartphone with a full QWERTY keyboard. - I think there are better names to play, says Guy Adami.

Volcano (VOLC) popped 9%. Baird upgraded the medical device to 'outperform' from 'neutral.'

Peabody Energy (BTU) popped 6%. Commodities surged higher, broadly, on Monday mostly due to dollar weakness.

Hess (HES) popped 4%. Investors bid this stock higher as the price of crude broke above $80, a previous level of resistance.

DROPS (stocks that slid lower)

Southwest Airlines (LUV) dropped 2%. A USA Today poll said Americans were not more likely to travel in 2010, despite optimism on Wall Street.




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Trader disclosure: On January 4th, 2010, the following stocks and commodities mentioned or intended to be mentioned on CNBC’s Fast Money were owned by the Fast Money traders;

For Guy Adami:
Adami Owns (AGU)
Adami Owns (C)
Adami Owns (GS)
Adami Owns (INTC)
Adami Owns (MSFT)
Adami Owns (NUE)
Adami Owns (BTU)

For Pete Najarian:
Najarian Owns (CLF), Is Short (CLF) Calls
Najarian Owns (MGM)
Najarian Owns (MS)
Najarian Owns (CAT) Call Spread
Najarian Owns (BP) Call Spread
Najarian Owns (BG) Call Spread

For Karen Finerman:
Finerman Owns (GOOG)
Finerman's Firm Is Short (IJR)
Finerman's Firm Is Short (IWM)
Finerman's Firm Is Short (MDY)
Finerman's Firm Is Short (SPY)
Finerman Owns (AAPL)
Finerman's Firm Owns (BAC) Preferred, (BAC), (BAC) Call Spreads
Finerman Owns (BAC) Preferred, (BAC)
Finerman's Firm Owns (CSCO)
Finerman's Firm Owns (MSFT)
Finerman's Firm And Finerman Own (RIG)
Finerman's Firm Owns (VOLC)
Finerman's Firm And Finerman Own (WFC) Preferred
Finerman's Firm Owns (CMP)

For Tim Seymour:
Seymour Owns (AAPL)
Seymour Owns (BAC)
Seygem Asset Management Owns (CZZ)
Seymour Owns (FXI)
Seymour Owns GE
Seymour Owns (INTC)
Seymour Owns (LVS)
Seymour Owns (MSFT)

GE Is The Parent Company Of CNBC

For Mark Mahaney:
A Citi Associate Owns (YHOO)
A Citi Associate And A Citi Research Assistant Own (GOOG)
Citigroup Global Markets Or Affiliates Owns 1% Or More Of (YHOO), (PCLN),
(NFLX), (AKAM)
Citigroup Global Markets Or Affiliate Received Non-Investment Banking Compensation From (GOOG), (AMZN), (YHOO), (EXPE) In Past 12 Months
(GOOG), (AMZN), (YHOO) Are Or In Past 12 Months Were Non-Investment
Banking Clients Of Citigroup Global Markets (Securities-Related Services)
(GOOG), (AMZN), (YHOO), (EXPE) Are Or In Past 12 Months Were Non-Investment Banking Clients Of Citigroup Global Markets (Non-Securities-Related)
Citigroup Global Markets Is A Market Maker In (GOOG), (AMZN), (YHOO), (EXPE), (PCLN), (NFLX), (AKAM)
Citigroup Global Markets And/Or Affiliates Has A Significant Financial Interest In Relation To (GOOG), (YHOO), (EXPE)
Citigroup Global Markets Or Affiliates Owns 2% Or More Of (YHOO)

For Robin Farley:
UBS AG & Affiliates Owned 1% Or More Of (WYNN) As Of End Of Last Month
(WYNN) Is Or In Past 12 Months Was An Investment Banking Client Of UBS
Securities LLC
UBS Securities LLC Received CompensationFrom (WYNN) In Past 12 Months