Top Active Trader Alert Stocks (ASTI, CSCO, GRRF, DNDN, JNPR, SNIC, WPI)

Douglas A. McIntyre

Active traders and day traders have many stocks to choose from this Thursday morning.  We are tracking news and moves in shares of Ascent Solar Technologies, inc. (ASTI), Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO), China Grentech Corporation Limited (NASDAQ: GRRF), Dendreon Corporation (NASDAQ: DNDN), Juniper Networks Inc. (JNPR US), Sonic Solutions (NASDAQ: SNIC), and Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc. (WPI US)

Ascent Solar Technologies, inc. (ASTI) is down more than 8% today after the company announced after market a secondary offering of shares.

Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO) posted slight gains yesterday, but is down significantly today on heavy volume after its CEO projected slow growth for “the next several quarters.” At $20.47, the stock is close to its 52-week low of $19.82.

China Grentech Corporation Limited (NASDAQ: GRRF) is one of today’s biggest movers. Shares of GRRF have increased more than 25% to $3.65 (relative to a 52-week range of $1.51-$5.35) after an impressive 3Q earnings report after yesterday’s close.

Dendreon Corporation (NASDAQ: DNDN) is up nearly 7% premarket on heavy volume.

Juniper Networks Inc. (JNPR US) is down 8.7 percent, mostly on the CSCO news.

Sonic Solutions (NASDAQ: SNIC) gained more than 7% after market close yesterday, those gains have held so far. The stock, at $11.10, is trading within a 52-week range of $6.76-$14.02.

Watson Pharmaceuticals Inc. (WPI US) has taken a moderate loss premarket after announcing its second-largest holder would be selling more than 10 million shares. Shares of WPI are trading within a 52-week range of $35.08-$52.01.