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'Fast Money' Pops and Drops: Dish Network

The stock was up likely on merger talks with DirecTV, but a trader questions the logic of that venture.
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Here's what


"Fast Money" traders had to say about some of the market's biggest movers on their "Pops and Drops" segment on Tuesday.


First among the pops was



, which moved up 8% to $28.20. Karen Finerman said that it would be "exploring its options," but that you "can't get into bed with these guys."

Also up was

Pitney Bowes

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, which moved 10% to $35.04 on the day. Guy Adame cautioned that its "guidance wasn't great," saying that he "wouldn't rush in."

Rounding out the pops was

Dish Network

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, which rose 7% to $29.98. Jeff Macke attributed part of this to the company's talks about possibly merging with



. He was less than optimistic, however, wondering "why on Earth they could merge."


On the drops,

Fortress Investment


fell 13% to $10.24. Tim Seymour said simply, "they're not raising money."

Also falling was

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, which dropped 19% to $36.16. Adame said he had honestly "never heard of them" but that he noticed their "second quarter was a disaster."

This article was written by a staff member of