The stocks making noise in

regular trading continued to be among the most active issues in the extra session Tuesday, and bargain hunters bid up a few of the day's biggest losers.

Nextel

(NXTL)

, which was hammered in regular trading, moved higher by 3.6% to $5.23 in late Instinet action.

Ciena

(CIEN) - Get Report

was inching up 0.6% to $9.05 following a day where the networker dropped 11% after

issuing a profit warning.

Tyco

(TYC)

was holding at $23.10 after falling almost 23% in regular trading as the conglomerate's steep slide keeps going.

Williams Communications

(WCG) - Get Report

, another of the regular session's punching bags, slipped an additional 1.2% to 85 cents.

Sun Micro

(SUNW) - Get Report

was the volume leader after the close, trading down 1.8% to $9.97.

Maxim Integrated Products

(MXIM) - Get Report

was also one of the most actively traded stocks, dropping 1.9% to $52.79.

The

Nasdaq 100 Tracking Stock

(QQQ) - Get Report

was unchanged at $36.30, and the

S&P 500 Depositary Receipts

(SPY) - Get Report

were flat at $109.12.

Cisco

(CSCO) - Get Report

,

Microsoft

(MSFT) - Get Report

and

Oracle

(ORCL) - Get Report

were also flat.

WorldCom

(WCOM)

was dropping 1% to $6.90.