Thursday's Winners & Losers: NutriSystem - TheStreet

Updated from 11:52 a.m. EDT

Shares of

NutriSystem

(NTRI) - Get Report

were among the

Nasdaq's

winners Thursday, jumping 3.3% after the weight-loss company posted better-than-expected first-quarter results and issued a bullish second-quarter forecast.

The company earned $37.9 million, or $1.04 a share, on revenue of $238.4 million. Analysts polled by Thomson Financial expected earnings of 91 cents a share on revenue of $213.2 million. During the year-earlier period, the company earned $22.3 million, or 60 cents a share, on revenue of $146.8 million.

Looking ahead, NutriSystem sees second-quarter earnings of 82 cents to 86 cents a share on revenue of $190 million to $200 million. Analysts project earnings of 70 cents a share on revenue of $171.7 million. Shares closed up $1.91 to $60.15.

Cohen & Steers

(CNS) - Get Report

soared 16% after the asset manager posted better-than-expected first-quarter results. The company earned $22.3 million, or 52 cents a share, on revenue of $76.8 million. Analysts expected earnings of 39 cents a share on revenue of $60.4 million. During the year-earlier quarter, the company earned $8.7 million, or 22 cents a share, on revenue of $37.8 million. Shares closed up $7.20 to $52.16.

Shares of

Harman International Industries

(HAR)

leaped 19.4% after the maker of audio equipment agreed to be acquired by a private equity group led by Kohlberg Kravis Roberts for about $8 billion, or $120 a share in cash. The deal represents a premium of 17% over Harman's closing stock price of $102.56 on Wednesday. The transaction is expected to close during the third quarter. Shares closed up $19.94 to $122.50.

Owens-Illinois

(OI) - Get Report

climbed 16% after the packaging company posted first-quarter results that blew by estimates. The company earned $53.2 million, or 30 cents a share, on revenue of $1.87 billion. Analysts expected earnings of 16 cents a share on revenue of $1.78 billion. During the year-earlier quarter, the company earned $24.3 million, or 12 cents a share, on revenue of $1.69 billion. Shares closed up $4.20 to $30.50.

Shares of

Brushed Engineered Materials

(BW) - Get Report

tumbled 17.5% after the company, which supplies beryllium and alloy products, posted disappointing first-quarter earnings and warned that second-quarter earnings would be below Wall Street's forecast. The company earned $23.1 million, or $1.12 a share, on revenue of $250.3 million. Excluding items, the company posted earnings from continuing operations of 62 cents a share. Analysts expected earnings of 70 cents a share on revenue of $245.9 million.

Looking ahead, the company sees second-quarter earnings of 50 cents to 65 cents a share on revenue of $245 million to $255 million. Analysts project earnings of 68 cents a share on revenue of $246.9 million. Shares closed down $10.79 to $50.95.

NYSE

volume leaders included

Ford

(F) - Get Report

, up 32 cents to $8.20;

LSI

(LSI) - Get Report

, down 98 cents to $8.94;

EMC

(EMC)

, down 17 cents to $15.57;

General Electric

(GE) - Get Report

, up 43 cents to $35.84;

Halliburton

(HAL) - Get Report

, up 9 cents to $31.63;

Valero

(VLO) - Get Report

, up $1.42 to $71.74;

Motorola

( MOT), down 1 cent to $17.90; and

Pfizer

(PFE) - Get Report

, up 40 cents to $26.72.

Nasdaq volume leaders included

Level 3 Communications

(LVLT)

, down 45 cents to $5.73;

Sirius Satellite Radio

(SIRI) - Get Report

, up 13 cents to $2.96;

Sun Microsystems

(SUNW) - Get Report

, down 2 cents to $5.25;

Apple

(AAPL) - Get Report

, up $3.49 to $98.84;

Microsoft

(MSFT) - Get Report

, up 11 cents to $29.10;

Intel

(INTC) - Get Report

, down 17 cents to $22.09; and

Cisco Systems

(CSCO) - Get Report

, down 23 cents to $26.55.