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Market Update After Hours December 17

Monday, December 17, 2012 8:15 PM
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Gainers VIVUS, Inc. (NASDAQ:VVUS) 13.07 +1.60 (13.89%). Up on data that indicated robust development in weekly prescriptions for its Qsymia pill, the most recent fat-consumer on the US market. Compuware Corporation (NASDAQ:CPWR) 10.76 +1.23 (12.91%) Compuware Corporation (Nasdaq:CPWR) confirmed today that its Board of Directors has received an unsolicited, conditional, [non-binding] proposal from Elliott Management Corporation to acquire all of the outstanding shares of Compuware for $11.00 per share. Tronox Ltd (NYSE:TROX) 17.37  +1.60 (10.15%)  WSJ states a weak global economy has quashed demand for titanium dioxide, a white pigment used in paints and coatings. That's left shares of Tronox Ltd. (TROX), one of the largest producers of titanium dioxide, looking cheap, with a stock that is trading at a roughly 37% discount to its stated book value of $25 and for 6.6 times next year's estimated earnings. Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE:SPF) 7.08 +0.53 (8.09%) Standard Pacific Homes Acquires Homesites At The Oaks At Boca Raton, One Of Palm Beach County's Most Upscale Communities Polypore International, Inc. (NYSE:PPO) 44.21 +3.25 (7.93%)  Needham & Company cut shares of Polypore (NYSE: PPO) from a strong-buy rating to a buy rating in a research report sent to investors on Monday morning. The firm currently has $50.00 price target on the stock, up from their previous price target of $44.00. Losers Clearwire Corporation (NASDAQ:CLWR) 2.91 -0.46 (-13.65%) . Clearwire accepted Sprint's (NYSE:S) offer to buy the remaining 50% of the company that Sprint does not already own for $2.2 billion, or $2.97 per share. First Majestic Silver Corp (NYSE:AG) 20.59  -2.33 (-10.17%) First Majestic acquires Orko Silver for $387 million National Bank of Greece (ADR) (NYSE:NBG) 1.67  -0.16 (-8.74%) Clean Harbors Inc (NYSE:CLH) 52.55  -3.50 (-6.24%) Cabelas Inc (NYSE:CAB) 41.21  -2.72 (-6.19%)

After Hours Most Active

NYSE Ten Most Active Share Volume

Symbol Company Last Sale Share Volume
BAC Bank of America Corporation



WFC Wells Fargo & Company



NRG NRG Energy, Inc.



F Ford Motor Company



TXT Textron Inc.



JNJ Johnson & Johnson






CS Credit Suisse Group



HTZ Hertz Global Holdings, Inc



C Citigroup Inc.



NASDAQ Ten Most Active Share Volume

Symbol Company Last Sale Share Volume
FTR Frontier Communications Corporation



QQQ PowerShares QQQ Trust, Series 1



GRFS Grifols, S.A.



WIN Windstream Corporation



FMCN Focus Media Holding Limited



NWSA News Corporation



TXN Texas Instruments Incorporated



DELL Dell Inc.



INTC Intel Corporation



WOOF VCA Antech, Inc.




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