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Pops & Drops: Sprint, Intel...

Following are moves you might have missed. Find out why shares of Sprint and Intel popped while News Corp and Citigroup dropped.

POPS (stocks that jumped higher)

Sprint (S) popped 3%. In a note to clients, Citadel Securities said ‘a Sprint iPhone seems increasingly likely in the near future.' - I think it trades above $6.50, says Joe Terranova.

Intel (INTC) popped 2%.A Digitimes report says Intel has become extremely aggressive in its attempts to attract first tier notebook vendors into developing Ultrabooks. - That's a positive sign, says Jon Najarian.

LinkedIn (LNKD) popped 4%. The Facebook deal with Skype for video chat may have sparked optimism about the future of social media broadly. - I don't have the stomach for this one, says Steve Grasso.

DROPS (stocks that slid lower)

News Corp. (NWSA) dropped 4%. Journalists from one of the media giant’s British newspapers were allegedly involved in hacking the voice mails of a murdered teen girl and the father of a bombing victim. - I'd stay clear, says Tim Seymour.

Citigroup ( C ) dropped 2%. According to the WSJ, Berkshire Hathaway is part of a bidding group engaged in exclusive talks to buy the consumer-lending business formerly known as CitiFinancial from the company. - I don't see much hope for the entire financial sector, says Stephen Weiss.

Micron Technology (MU) dropped 3%. The company's quarterly report missed analyst forecasts because of a drop in microchip sales. - Be careful in tech, Jim Iurio, there's a rotation going on.





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