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Pre-Market Most Active for Jul 16, 2012 : HGSI, C, BAC, PRX, TOT, QQQ, NTT, SIRI, FTE, OREX, ARNA, ASML

Posted
7/16/2012 8:39:00 AM
By: NASDAQ.com News
Referenced Stocks:ARNA;ASML;BAC;C;FTE;HGSI;NTT;OREX;PRX;QQQ;SIRI;TOT

The NASDAQ 100 Pre-Market Indicator is down -1.25 to 2,583.72. The total Pre-Market volume is currently 6,447,236 shares traded.

The following are the most active stocks for the pre-market session :

Human Genome Sciences, Inc. ( HGSI ) is +0.42 at $14.00, with 5,148,324 shares traded. As reported in the last short interest update the days to cover for HGSI is 7.790827; this calculation is based on the average trading volume of the stock.

Citigroup Inc. ( C ) is +0.66 at $27.31, with 2,354,340 shares traded. RTT News Reports: Citigroup Posts Lower Q2 Profit - Quick Facts

Bank of America Corporation ( BAC ) is +0.07 at $7.89, with 2,314,058 shares traded. Over the last four weeks they have had 4 up revisions for the earnings forecast, for the fiscal quarter ending Jun 2012. The consensus EPS forecast is $0.15. BAC is scheduled to provide an earnings report on 7/18/2012, for the fiscal quarter ending Jun2012. The consensus earnings per share forecast is 0.15 per share, which represents a -90 percent increase over the EPS one Year Ago

Pharmaceutical Resources, Inc. ( PRX ) is +13.52 at $50.10, with 823,322 shares traded. As reported by Zacks, the current mean recommendation for PRX is in the "buy range".

TotalFinaElf, S.A. ( TOT ) is -0.47 at $43.71, with 375,215 shares traded. TOT's current last sale is 76.32% of the target price of $57.27.

PowerShares QQQ Trust, Series 1 ( QQQ ) is -0.18 at $63.20, with 264,700 shares traded. This represents a 26.58% increase from its 52 Week Low.

Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation ( NTT ) is -0.06 at $23.21, with 240,000 shares traded. As reported by Zacks, the current mean recommendation for NTT is in the "strong buy range".

Sirius XM Radio Inc. ( SIRI ) is -0.01 at $2.04, with 200,252 shares traded. As reported in the last short interest update the days to cover for SIRI is 8.65825; this calculation is based on the average trading volume of the stock.

France Telecom S.A. ( FTE ) is -0.12 at $13.07, with 171,400 shares traded. FTE's current last sale is 76.88% of the target price of $17.

Orexigen Therapeutics, Inc. ( OREX ) is +0.26 at $7.32, with 81,791 shares traded., following a 52-week high recorded in prior regular session.

Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ( ARNA ) is +0.09 at $11.27, with 77,492 shares traded. Over the last four weeks they have had 5 up revisions for the earnings forecast, for the fiscal quarter ending Jun 2012. The consensus EPS forecast is $-0.08. ARNA's current last sale is 102.45% of the target price of $11.

ASML Holding N.V. ( ASML ) is +0.01 at $51.20, with 52,700 shares traded.ASML is scheduled to provide an earnings report on 7/18/2012, for the fiscal quarter ending Jun2012. The consensus earnings per share forecast is 0.89 per share, which represents a 140 percent increase over the EPS one Year Ago