These are todayâs top day trader and top active trader alert stocks seen in the pre-market movers.Â We have offered some color and data on price and trading volume on each news mover.
American International Group, Inc. (NYSE: AIG), a.k.a. Government Insurance, is trading lower after earnings this morning.Â The troubled insurer posted an $8.9 billion loss, has curbed a NY Fed repayment plan, and has now said that it may require more government financial assistance.Â Shares are down 5% at $26.04 on almost 1 million shares as of 8:45 AM EST.
athenahealth, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATHN) delayed its earnings, and it also said it needed more time to complete reviews and procedures.Â It even noted that it would be late with its 10-K and warnings of possible restatements.Â Shares were off more than 15% last night and so far this morning we have shares down 11% at $38.73 on about 200,000 shares as of 8:43 AM EST.
CKE Restaurants Inc. (NYSE: CKR) is soaring after it has received a 24% cash premium buyout offer from Thomas H. Lee Partners.Â The deal is approximately $928 million including $309 million of net debt; the cash buyout price is $11.05 per share yet shares are at a slight premium for the owner of Carlâs Junior.Â After closing at $8.91 and with a 52-week range of $5.65 to $11.52, this one is up 25.5% at $11.18 on over 1.2 million shares as of 8:43 AM EST.
Crocs, inc. (NASDAQ: CROX) is trading lower this morning but above pre-market lows.Â We originally saw a 15% drop but the stock looks down almost 9% at $7.10 on about 395,000 shares as of 8:37 AM EST.Â The companyâs loss narrowed and was actually better than estimates, but its CEO Duerden is stepping down.
Deckers Outdoor Corp. (NASDAQ: DECK) beat earnings yet again last night.Â The owner of Uggs and Teva shoes continued over and over to beat earnings expectations.Â Shares are up 8% at $114.75 on fairly thin volume this morning.Â The 52-week range is $37.24 to $113.10 and average volume is about 445,00 shares.
Palm Inc. (NASDAQ: PALM) is only noted here this morning because of a downgrade and because of yesterdayâs meteoric drop.Â Palm is up 0.5% at $6.56 on about 200,000 shares as of 8:40 AM EST.
SIRIUS XM Radio Inc. (NASDAQ: SIRI) is trading strong again after yesterdayâs earnings, but we would note that SIRI traded up first and then lower on the day Thursday.Â The satellite radio monopoly has seen 1% gains this morning on over 2.6 million shares as of 8:48 AM EST.
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JON C. OGG