This Day On The Street
Continue to site
ADVERTISEMENT
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here

Small-Cap Winners & Losers: Gibraltar

Small-cap stocks bounced in and out of positive territory Thursday, slightly trailing the broader market as earnings reports once again motivated the major buying and selling.

Shares of Gibraltar Industries (ROCK - Get Report), which makes residential and commercial building products, soared 28% to $14.12. The Buffalo, N.Y., firm posted first-quarter earnings of $6.7 million, or 22 cents a share, vs. $6.2 million, or 21 cents a share, a year ago. Analysts surveyed by Thomson Reuters were expecting 14 cents a share.

Meanwhile, Central Garden & Pet (CENT - Get Report) jumped 29% to $5.40. The Walnut Creek, Calif.-based purveyor of branded products for the lawn and garden and pet supplies markets announced income of $20.5 million, or 28 cents a share, vs. $21.4 million, or 30 cents a share, a year ago. The Street was looking for 25 cents a share.

Niwot, Colo.'s Crocs (CROX - Get Report), a footwear concern, added 17% to $11.60. The company reported non-GAAP first-quarter earnings of $7.6 million, or 9 cents a share, slightly behind the consensus estimate of 10 cents a share. Crocs also reaffirmed full-year guidance for EPS between $1.70 and $1.80, ahead of the Street's prediction of $1.60.

Einstein Noah (BAGL), which licenses specialty bagel restaurants, saw shares climb 17% to $12.86. The Lakewood, Colo., company said it made $3.8 million, or 23 cents a share, for the first quarter, vs. $1.1 million, or 10 cents a share, in the year-ago period. Analysts had foretold earnings of 16 cents a share. Piper Jaffray added to the good news by upgrading the stock to buy from neutral.
1 of 2

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

David Peltier uncovers low dollar stocks with serious upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
14-Days Free
Only $9.95
14-Days Free
Dividend Stock Advisor

David Peltier identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Trifecta Stocks

Every recommendation goes through 3 layers of intense scrutiny—quantitative, fundamental and technical analysis—to maximize profit potential and minimize risk.

Product Features:
  • Model Portfolio
  • Intra Day Trade alerts
  • Access to Quant Ratings
Options Profits

Our options trading pros provide over 100 monthly option trading ideas and strategies to help you become a well-seasoned trader.

Product Features:
  • Actionable options commentary and news
  • Real-time trading community
SYM TRADE IT LAST %CHG
BAGL $20.23 -0.05%
CENT $14.15 6.90%
CECE $9.49 -2.30%
CROX $14.16 -0.21%
HDNG $10.03 0.70%

Markets

Chart of I:DJI
DOW 16,374.76 +23.38 0.14%
S&P 500 1,951.35 +2.49 0.13%
NASDAQ 4,735.99 -13.9890 -0.29%

Free Reports

Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs