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7 Stocks To Watch For August 28, 2015

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7 Stocks To Watch For August 28, 2015
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Some of the stocks that may grab investor focus today are:

Smith & Wesson Holding Corp (NASDAQ: SWHC) reported upbeat results for its fiscal first quarter. Smith & Wesson shares jumped 6.17 percent to $17.22 in the after-hours trading session.

Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADSK) reported better-than-expected earnings for the second quarter, but the company issued a weak forecast. Autodesk shares dipped 6.02 percent to $46.99 in the after-hours trading session.

Wall Street expects Big Lots, Inc. (NYSE: BIG) to report its quarterly earnings at $0.34 per share on revenue of $1.20 billion. Big Lots shares climbed 3.17 percent to $43.33 in after-hours trading.

Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance, Inc. (NASDAQ: ULTA) reported stronger-than-expected earnings for the second quarter. Ulta Salon shares surged 3.59 percent to $166.00 in after-hours trading.

GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME) reported better-than-expected earnings for the second quarter and lifted its forecast for the full year. GameStop shares slipped 0.11 percent to $46.15 in the after-hours trading session.

Weyerhaeuser Co (NYSE: WY) lifted its dividend by 6.9 percent and authorized a new $500 million share buyback program. Weyerhaeuser shares rose 1.89 percent to close at $28.00 yesterday.

Splunk Inc (NASDAQ: SPLK) reported upbeat results for the second quarter and issued a strong revenue forecast. Splunk shares gained 5.70 percent to $67.90 in after-hours trading.

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