On the upside
Shares of Hecla Mining (NYSE: HL) rose ahead of its earnings release tomorrow.
Although first quarter earnings for Whirlpool (NYSE: WHR) tumbled, the results topped estimates and the major appliance maker affirmed its full year guidance.
UBS analyst William Truelove downgraded DiamondRock Hospitality (Nasdaq: DRH) after a recent surge in the stock price.
Shares of Royal Caribbean Cruises (NYSE: RCL) and Carnival (NYSE: CCL) plunged over fears that the swine flu outbreak will further hurt the travel industry.
Shares of pork producer Smithfield Foods (NYSE: SFD) plunged amidst fears of the swine flue.
In the broad market, declining issues outpaced advancers by a margin of nearly 7 to 3 on the NYSE and by nearly 2 to 1 on Nasdaq. The Russell 2000 which tracks small cap tumbled 9 points to 469.
Nasdaq quotes delayed at least 15 minutes, all others at least 20 minutes.
Markets are closed on certain holidays. Stock Market Holiday List
By accessing this page, you agree to the following
Press Release Service provided by PRConnect.
Stock quotes supplied by Telekurs USA
Postage Rates Bots go here