After the market close, Stockpickr updates a series of portfolios called Today's Lists with information from that trading day. It's a useful tool for getting a quick picture of how the market moved that day.
Here's a sampling of what made Today's Lists today, July 14:
52-Week Highs: Noven Pharmaceuticals (NOVN) swung to a 52-week high of $16.49 today on news that it will be bought by Hisamitsu Pharma for $16.50 a share. The stock closed up $3, or 22.3%, for the day at $16.48. Cypress Semiconductor (CY) also hit a year high, of $9.45, before closing up 1.5% for the day at $9.32.52-Week Lows: Stocks hitting 52-week lows today included CardioNet (BEAT), Hansen Medical (HNSN - Get Report) and Raser Tech (RZ). Biggest % Gainers: Hi-Tech Pharmacal (HITK) gained 28.9% to close at $12.75 on a surge in fourth-quarter profit. American Apparel (APP - Get Report) was also up big, gaining 18% for the day to close at $3.60. Biggest % Losers: Humana (HUM - Get Report) and HealthNet (HNT) lost 7.6% and 14.7%, respectively, after the Pentagon announced on Monday that it would not be renewing military health insurance contracts with the companies. Rising on Unusual Volume: Noven's rise today was on a 4,113% increase in volume. Analyst Upgrades: Upgrades today included JPMorgan's upgrade of Prudential (PRU - Get Report) to overweight from neutral and Jefferies' upgraded of VMware (VMW - Get Report) to hold from underperform. See all of Today's Lists here, including TheStreet.com TV Videos, TheStreet.com TV Videos and Analyst Downgrades.