Miles J. Stoner, @StockHollywood

Dallas, Texas

8.12.2010

Aug 13

  1. Autodesk (ADSK:$27.45,00$-0.47,00-1.68%) advanced in after-hours trade after beating Q2 expectations and setting Q3 guidance in a range that straddled the Street view.
  2. Slowing demand for graphics processors and hefty charges for defective products deepened Nvidia Corp's (NVDA:$8.961,0$0.0785,0.88%) quarterly loss, but the chipmaker said profit margins would recover in the third quarter thanks to a new range of products.
  3. Fabless semiconductor company Spreadtrum Communications Inc (SPRD:$9.86,00$0.16,001.65%) posted a quarterly profit as it shipped more third-generation chips and forecast third-quarter revenue above analysts' estimates, sending its shares up 9 percent.
  4. OXiGENE (OXGN:$0.37,00$-0.0048,-1.28%) reports Q2 earnings of $0.04 per share, vs. a year ago loss of $0.11 per share.
  5. Flextronics International Ltd.'s (FLEX:$5.32,00$-0.38,00-6.67%) board released another $200 million to repurchase stock under its standing shareholder authorization to buy back up to 10% of the company's shares.
  6. Red Robin Gourmet Burgers Inc (RRGB:$19.67,00$-0.13,00-0.66%) posted a quarterly profit that missed market expectations as its limited-time value menu offerings hurt the average check, and the casual dining chain named a new chief executive as part of a succession plan.
  7. Nordstrom (JWN:$33.4400,$-0.1300,-0.39%) declined in evening trade after meeting Q2 EPS estimates, beating on revenue, and setting its FY EPS guidance in a range that surrounds the current Street consensus.
  8. Dionex Corp. (DNEX:$74.10,00$0.96,001.31%) reports Q4 EPS of $0.81 compared to the Street view of $0.79. Revenues came in at $107 million compared to Street view of $106.85 million.
  9. Scientific Games (SGMS:$10.82,00$0.19,001.79%) says its wholly-owned subsidiary Scientific Games International, Inc. has been awarded the contract for the design, implementation and administration of its next-generation Video Gaming Central Control System by the Illinois Gaming Board.

UPSIDE MOVERS

  1. ADSK: 27.11 to 29.56
  2. NVDA: 8 to 9.66
  3. TRBN: 2.96 to 4.50
  4. RRGB: 18.55 to 20.84
  5. NVDA: 8 to 9.66
  6. SPRD: 9.88 t 10.88
  7. OXGN: 0.39 to 0.47
  8. FLEX: 5.31 to 5.44

DOWNSIDE MOVERS

  1. JWN: 33.54 to 31.83
  2. DNEX: 74.11 to 73.42
  3. SGMS: 11.37 to 10.63


NVDA, +3.9%

ADSK, +4.1%

JWN, -4.3%

TRBN, +50%

OXGN, +25%

SHOR, +15%

SPRD, +8.8%

SGMS, +4.4%

TSTC, -19.1%

RRGB, +1.6%

DV, +0.2%

HLYS, +0.7%

FLEX, +1.3%