Benzinga's Volume Movers
Harry Winston Diamond (NYSE: HWD) shares moved up 7.47% to $15.54 at 10:15 am. The volume of Harry Winston shares traded was 1069% higher than normal. Swatch Group announced its plans to buy the Harry Winston watch and jewelry brand for around $1 billion.
Verint Systems (NASDAQ: VRNT) shares climbed 7.48% to $33.85. The volume of Verint shares traded was 1011% higher than normal. Nice Systems (NASDAQ: NICE) is in talks to acquire Verint for $1.5 billion, according to the Calcalist financial newspaper.
China Lodging Group (NASDAQ: HTHT) shares gained 3.18% to $18.49. The volume of China Lodging shares traded was 551% higher than normal. China Lodging added 51 leased hotels and 69 net manachised hotels in the fourth quarter.
Nice Systems (NASDAQ: NICE) shares rose 6.38% to $36.87. The volume of Nice Systems shares traded was 485% higher than normal. Nice Systems is in talks to acquire Verint (NASDAQ: VRNT) for $1.5 billion, according to the Calcalist financial newspaper.
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