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Stockpickr: Yahoo's Volume Stands Out

In the Stockpickr daily lists, merger talks boosted Yahoo!

Editor's Note: Today, we introduce a new feature from Stockpickr, where we will highlight lists of stocks that have made new highs, lows and seen other unusual activity.

Reports that

Microsoft

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was in talks with

Yahoo!

(YHOO)

about a possible $50 billion merger catapulted the Internet giant's shares nearly 10% Friday. It also placed Yahoo! near the top of Stockpickr's stocks

Rising on Unusual Volume.

Walt Disney

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topped

Stocks with Unusual Option Activity. The Mouse House is set to report earnings Tuesday.

Shares of

21st Century Holding

(TCHC)

plunged 45% Friday after it slashed its full-year outlook. That gave it the lead position on the list of

52-Week Lows and

Biggest Percentage Losers.

Reuters

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, meanwhile, acknowledged it had been approached about a possible buyout, landing the financial news company atop the list of

52-Week Highs and second to

Mobility Electronics

(MOBE)

on the

Biggest Percentage Gainers list.

Finally,

Factory Card & Party Outlet

(FCPO)

topped the list of

Latest Activist Situations, after Midwood Capital, a 7.8% shareholder, suggested late Thursday that the company's board of directors would benefit from increased shareholder representation.

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Crocs

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are ugly, but the company had an impressive quarter,

said youngmoney.

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