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8 Stocks Moving On Friday's After-Hours Trading Session

8 Stocks Moving On Friday's After-Hours Trading Session

Shares of United Technologies Corporation (NYSE: UTX) were up more than 17 percent in Friday’s after-hours trading session, ahead of the company’s third-quarter financial results announcement, scheduled for before the market opens next Tuesday.

According to Estimize, the Street expects the tech company to deliver earnings of $1.54 per share on revenue of $14.593 billion, considerably below the earnings of $1.82 per share on revenue of $16.168 billion registered a year ago.


The other big gainer of the afternoon was Helix Energy Solutions Group Inc (NYSE: HLX), which was up more than 10 percent since the bell rang. The small-cap international offshore energy services company seems to be surging on no particular news, but rather recuperating the ground lost during the day – the stock fell 9.56 percent on Friday trading.

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On the Nasdaq exchange, GW Pharmaceuticals PLC- ADR (NASDAQ: GWPH) lead the gainers, up about 2 percent since the market closed, once again, on no particular news.

On the other hand, there’s SYSCO Corporation (NYSE: SYY), down about 13 percent in after-hours, losing all of the ground gained during the day (1.57 percent).

Also declining are:

  • Amtech Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: ASYS), down almost 3 percent since the bell rang.
  • Novocure Ltd (NASDAQ: NVCR), down about 2.5 percent.
  • New York & Company, Inc. (NYSE: NWY), down more than 8 percent.
  • Petroleo Brasileiro SA - Petrobras (ADR) (NYSE: PBR), down roughly 2 percent.

Disclosure: Javier Hasse holds no positions in any of the securities mentioned above.

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