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Five Top Stock Gainers for Friday: Yelp, Switch, Intersect ENT

Yelp, Switch, Intersect ENT, Goodyear and Synaptics are five top stock gainers for Friday.

The Dow industrials and S&P 500 on Friday closed at records following a better-than-expected U.S. jobs report that pointed to a labor market recovery as economic activity rebounds.

Here are some of the market's biggest gainers for Friday:

1. Yelp | Increase  5.2%

Yelp  (YELP) - Get Free Report shares rose after the online review company reported an unexpected second-quarter profit, helped by reopenings in the U.S. that have the company feeling optimistic enough to raise revenue guidance for the rest of the year.

2. Switch | Increase 20%

Shares of Switch  (SWCH) - Get Free Report jumped after the data-center developer said it might turn into a REIT, named an Elliott Investment Management executive to its board, and reported that second-quarter revenue beat estimates. 

Jason Genrich will join the board of the Las Vegas company.

3. Intersect ENT | Increase 12%

Intersect ENT  (XENT) - Get Free Report shares jumped after Medtronic  (MDT) - Get Free Report agreed to acquire the medical device company in a deal valued at about $1.1 billion. 

Medtronic will pay $28.25 a share cash for Intersect ENT. Both boards have approved the terms.

4. Goodyear | Increase 6.6%

Shares of Goodyear Tire & Rubber  (GT) - Get Free Report climbed after the tire maker swung to a second-quarter profit. 

The company posted earnings of 32 cents a share, beating analysts' estimates of 16 cents a share. The company reported a loss of $1.87 a share a year earlier.

5. Synaptics | Increase 16%

Synaptics  (SYNA) - Get Free Report shares rose after the touch interface maker beat Wall Street's fourth-quarter earnings estimates. 

The company reported earnings of $2.18 a share, up from $1.24 a year ago and beating the consensus analyst estimate of $2 a share.