Benzinga's Volume Movers
Life Technologies (NASDAQ: LIFE) shares moved up 9.66% to $60.28 at 10:20 am. The volume of Life Technologies shares traded was 1209% higher than normal. Life Technologies has hired advisers to assist in its annual strategic review.
The GEO Group (NYSE: GEO) shares climbed 5.96% to $32.55. The volume of GEO Group shares traded was 310% higher than normal. GEO declared its first ever quarterly cash dividend as a REIT of $0.50 per share.
Carnival plc (NYSE: CUK) shares gained 1.98% to $41.13. The volume of Carnival shares traded was 226% higher than normal. Carnival re-established its $1 billion share repurchase program and declared a quarterly dividend of $0.25 per share.
Nanometrics (NASDAQ: NANO) shares rose 4% to $15.70. The volume of Nanometrics shares traded was 219% higher than normal. Nanometrics is expected to post its Q4 results on February 4, 2013.
(c) 2013 Benzinga.com. Benzinga does not provide investment advice. All rights reserved.