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'Fast Money' Pops and Drops: Quest for Profits

The diagnostics company beats estimates and draws cheers from the trading panel.
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Here's what CNBC's "Fast Money" traders had to say about some of the market's biggest movers on their "Pops and Drops" segment Monday.


Quest Diagnostics

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popped 8%. Pete Najarian said the company beat on earnings and issued bullish guidance for 2008. He said he loves the diagnostics companies.


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was unchanged after a pop then a drop. Karen Finerman said the company got a capital infusion from Leucadia then bought shares of Leucadia.

Western Union

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was up 3%. Jeff Macke said to sell the stock and buy


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rose 7%. Najarian the stock continues to go higher. Today it broke through above its previous 52-week high.

Pilgrims Pride

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jumped 9%. Macke said to avoid companies that make eggs and buy the dips on companies that make chicken.


National City


dropped 28%. Finerman said the company's capital infusion is a horrific deal for shareholders. She says that any stock in the space is better than National City.

Sears Holdings


was down 7%. Macke said no one's going to Sears.


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fell 3%. Guy Adami said the company reported a good first quarter and raised guidance. It announced it was pricing a secondary offering, which will put pressure on the stock. He recommended buying the secondary.



stumbled 10%. Najarian said the stock is a buy on the pullback.

China Mobile

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lost 2%. Adami said people are taking profits in the name. China Moblie is a real growth story, he said.

Thornburg Mortgage


slipped 3%. Finerman said the stock is not for her.



tumbled 4%. For a homebuilding play, Adami said, get into

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