Miles J. Stoner, @StockHollywood

Dallas, Texas

7.15.2010

July 16

Milestone Financial Investments LLC - Intra-Day Scalping at its Finest
"Trees Don't Grow To the Sky."
  • RealD 12.5M-Share IPO Priced At $16 Each, Above Expected Range
  • Investors win approval to run Trump casinos.
  • Fed's Lacker: Growth To Slow As Consumer Spending, Business Investment Tapers  
  • Nasdaq-100 After-Hours Indicator Down 5.26 at 1850.98, not good. Red day.
  1. UPSIDE MOVERS
    1. ARNA:$3.92
      •  3.75 to 4.86
      • shares fell 8.4% following the decision, after being significantly higher most of the day, only to reclaim much of the loss in after- hours trading, rising 8.9% to $4.28, matching where it closed Wednesday.
    2. AMD:$7.41
      • 7.33 to 7.97. 
      • Advanced in night trade on the back of better-than-expected Q2 results.
    3. GS:$145.22
      • 138.82 to 154. 
      • advanced in after-hours trade after the company reached a $550 million settlement agreement with the SEC related to the regulator's probe into the collateralized debt obligations sold by the firm.
    4. BP: $38.92
      • 37.36 to 39.80
      •  stopped the flow of oil into the Gulf of Mexico from its deep-sea well for the first time since it ruptured in April, prompting hope that the leak can be plugged for good, but other environmental damage could come up in future.
    5. OKE: $45.99
      • 45.99 to 46.21
      •  approved a dividend of 0.46 per share.
    6. CBST: $21.60
      • 21.54 to 22.60
      •  posted quarterly results that beat market estimates, driven by strong U.S. sales of its drug Cubicin.
    7. JOEZ: $2.07
      • 2.07 to 2.25
      •  higher in after-hours trading after the company reported second quarter t sales were $25.9 million compared to $17.2 million from the prior year comparative period, a 51% increase.
    8. CENT: $9.94
      • 9.96 to 10.00
      • announced a $100 million stock-buyback effort, which equates to nearly 15% of the company's market value.
  2. DOWNSIDE MOVERS
    1. OREX:$5.00
      • 5.30 to 4.22
      •  fell 10% in the regular session and another 6.8% after hours, they are in direct correlation with ARNA and ARNA got its gains back whereas OREX didn't, long it. 
    2. GOOG: $494.02
      • 494.10 to 469
      •  profit misses as expenses surge
    3. PLCM:$32.01
      • 32.02 to 28.05
      • 2Q Profit Down 18% On Higher Operating Costs  & Q2 tops view; shares fall on network unit fears.
    4. ANGO: $15.44
      • 16 to 15.28
      •  4Q Profit Up 29%, Results Top Expectations