Active traders and day traders have many stocks to choose from this Thursday morning. We are tracking moves in Alvarion Ltd. (NASDAQ: ALVR), Ambac Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: ABK), BioFuel Energy Corp. (NASDAQ: BIOF), First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ: FSLR), Immucor, Inc. (NASDAQ: BLUD), InterMune, Inc. (NASDAQ: ITMN), Invesco Mortgage Capital Inc. (NYSE: IVR), JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ: JASO), PepsiCo inc. (NYSE: PEP), and Allied Irish Banks plc (NYSE: AIB).
Alvarion Ltd. (NASDAQ: ALVR) is soaring this morning after winning a 4G network pact in Canada. Shares are up over 22% at $2.31 and volume is close to 1 million shares in the pre-market.
Ambac Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: ABK) had a huge gain yesterday and this morning is a session of giving a little back to the market gods. Shares are down 4% at $0.75 on about 300,000 shares.
BioFuel Energy Corp. (NASDAQ: BIOF) is trading up again on E15 hopes and shares are up another 8.8% at $3.08 on almost 200,000 shares pre-market.
First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ: FSLR) announced last night that it was raising its MW guidance for 2011 based upon new additional contracts signed with existing customers. Shares are up 2.4% at $142.00 but volume is still rather light.
Immucor, Inc. (NASDAQ: BLUD) lowered its guidance and shares are trading lower by 17.7% at $16.81 and volume is approaching 50,000 shares.
InterMune, Inc. (NASDAQ: ITMN) is on the rise
Shares are trading up 10.4% at $14.85 on close to 200,000 pre-market shares.
Invesco Mortgage Capital Inc. (NYSE: IVR) is down after disclosing a sale of 8.5 million shares in a secondary offering. Shares are down 4.35 at $20.86.
JA Solar Holdings Co., Ltd. (NASDAQ: JASO) is higher after another signed contract last night was announced; shares are up 2% at $9.13 but volume is still rather light for a ‘news event’ trading day.
PepsiCo inc. (NYSE: PEP) is not your normal mover each morning but its earnings came in ahead with guidance that appears to be shy of expectations. Shares are down 2.65% at $66.30, but the stock had been lower by more than 3% a few minutes earlier.
Allied Irish Banks plc (NYSE: AIB) is down almost 4% at $1.23 at a new 52-week low despite the M&T share sale.
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