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Remington Oil

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shares were among the


winners Monday, surging 18% after the oil and gas exploration company agreed to be bought out by

Cal Dive

( CDIS) for $1.4 billion.

Cal Dive, a Houston-based provider of services to the oil and gas industry, will pay $27 a share in cash and 0.436 shares of stock for Dallas-based Remington. Based on Cal Dive's closing price Friday, the deal has an overall value of $46.33 a share, a 22% premium to Remington's Friday closing price of $37.96. The companies expect the transaction to close in the second quarter. Remington shares recently traded up $6.69 to $44.65, while Cal Dive fell $1.93, or 4.4%, to $42.40.

Shares of battery and razor maker


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gained 10% after the company's fiscal first-quarter earnings blew by Wall Street expectations. For the quarter ended Dec. 31, Energizer earned $120.5 million, or $1.77 a share, up from $120.4 million, or $1.60 a share, a year earlier. The results for the latest quarter included a restructuring charge of 5 cents a share related to the company's European supply chain. Analysts polled by Thomson First Call had an average estimate for earnings of $1.61 a share. Energizer's sales, meanwhile, rose to $882.4 million from $875.9 million a year earlier, shy of Wall Street's target of $888.9 million, as higher sales of batteries offset lower sales in its razors and blades division. Energizer shares were trading at $54.37, up $4.94.

Pilgrim's Pride

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shares fell 4% after the poultry producer reported a sharp drop in first-quarter earnings and forecast second-quarter results below analysts' projection. The company's profit for the quarter ended Dec. 31 tumbled to $25.7 million, or 39 cents a share, from $48.5 million, or 73 cents a share, a year earlier. Sales fell to $1.34 billion from $1.37 billion. The results were in line with Pilgrim's Pride estimate earlier this month of 36 cents to 41 cents a share, a forecast that was well short of analysts' projection at the time of 82 cents. Analysts' latest forecast had called for earnings of 39 cents a share, according to First Call. Pilgrim's Pride blamed the results on weaker-than-expected business in its Mexican operations, higher energy-related costs and lower sales prices for chicken leg quarters.

In a conference call, Pilgrim's Pride forecast second-quarter earnings of 25 cents to 35 cents a share, according to

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. Analysts, on average, targeted earnings of 53 cents a share, according to First Call. Pilgrim's Pride shares were down 99 cents to $24.41.

PetMed Express

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surged 17% after the provider of pet medication posted better-than-expected third-quarter earnings. PetMed earned $2.7 million, or 11 cents a share for the quarter ended Dec. 31, up from $2 million, or 8 cents as share, a year earlier. Sales jumped 25% to $25.9 million from $20.8 million. Analysts, on average, had forecast earnings of 9 cents a share and sales of PetMed said it acquired 105,000 new customers during the third quarter, compared with 85,000 new customers a year earlier. Shares rose $2.44 to $16.92.

Shares of

Isle of Capri Casinos


rose 10% after the casino operator offered a brighter outlook for its fiscal third quarter. The company now expects earnings of 9 cents to 13 cents a share for the quarter ending this month, better than its November projection for a loss of 1 cent a share. Isle of Capri attributed the better-than-expected results to the reopening of its casino in Biloxi, Miss., which exceeded its initial expectations, and positive trends at its southern region properties. Shares were up $2.56 to $27.58.

The NYSE's top volume movers Monday were


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, up 22 cents to $33.59;


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, up 19 cents to $24.90;


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Bank of America

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, down 34 cents to $43.83;


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, up 34 cents to $46.03; and

General Motors

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, up 98 cents to $21.03.


heavily traded stocks included


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, down 46 cents to $21.30;

Sun Microsystems

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, down 5 cents to $4.43;


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, down 12 cents to $18.39;

Sirius Satellite Radio

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, down 8 cents to $6.22;

JDS Uniphase


, down 8 cents to $2.99;


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, down 8 cents to $26.33;


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, up $2.47 to $78.56;



, up 45 cents to $34.19;


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, up 5 cents to $12.34; and


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, up $22.50 to $421.66.