Google Inc. (Nasdaq: GOOG) +$6.30; Wall Street Journal reports Google (Nasdaq: GOOG) plans to release a web-based spreadsheet application.
Evergreen Solar Inc. (NASDAQ: ESLR) +$1.25; The company announced the execution of a binding memorandum of understanding regarding new polysilicon supply agreements sufficient to allow its EverQ joint venture to increase its solar module production capacity.
Knot Inc. (NASDAQ: KNOT) +$1.13; Acquired WeddingChannel.com for approximately $57.9 million in cash and 1,150,000 shares of its common stock
Moody's Corporation (NYSE: MCO) +$1.04; Company says overall operating outlook for the full year 2006 is unchanged from its guidance provided on April 26, 2006. The company continues to project overall revenue growth in the high single-digit to double-digit percent range for the full year 2006.
Isolagen, Inc. (Amex: ILE) +$0.58; Company announced that the Board of Directors named Nicholas L. Teti, Jr. Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately.
DOWNWARD MOVERS:Hansen Natural Corp. (Nasdaq: HANS) -$7.60; Down with no significant news, the stock has traded in the $170-190 range for the past few weeks
Home Solutions of America Inc. (AMEX: HOM) -$4.05; Stocklemon.com issued another negative piece on the company noting that the company HOM announced a contract with on May 23rd (American Renaissance Homes) was started just 5 days prior to the news release (05/18) and HOM owns 40% of the company. (Link: http://www.stocklemon.com/06_06_06.html)
Brightpoint Inc. (Nasdaq: CELL) -$3.31; Deutsche Bank downgrades Brightpoint from Buy to Hold
Eastman Chemical (NYSE: EMN) -$2.76; Banc of America downgrades EMN to Neutral
ImClone Systems (Nasdaq: IMCL) -$2.41; Friedman Billings downgraded IMCL to Market Perform