Top 10 Stock Price Percentage Movers of Friday

Wall St. Watchdog reveals information about 10 stocks showing big percentage moves on our trading screens:

Big gainers:

  1. Universal Display Corporation (NASDAQ:PANL): Up +17.02%. Universal Display Corporation is a member of the United States Display Consortium. The consortium is a cooperative industry/government effort aimed at developing an infrastructure to support a North American flat panel display infrastructure. The Company and its partners are developing high-resolution, full color, light weight Organic Light Emitting Diode (OLED) technology. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  2. Genworth Financial, Inc. (NYSE:GNW): Up +16.72%. Genworth Financial Inc. offers insurance, wealth management, investment and financial solutions The Company offers products that include life insurance products, long-term care insurance, and mortgage guarantee insurance coverage on residential mortgage loans. Genworth is active in the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Mexico and multiple European countries. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  3. Veeco Instruments Inc. (NASDAQ:VECO): Up +10.15%. Veeco Instruments Inc. manufactures enabling solutions for customers in the HB-LED, solar, data storage, semiconductor, scientific research and industrial markets. The Company has technology positions in three businesses: LED & Solar Process Equipment, Data Storage Process Equipment, and Metrology Instruments. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  4. AIXTRON SE (NASDAQ:AIXG): Up +9.97%. Aixtron AG engineers and manufactures metal organic chemical vapor deposition (MOCVD) equipment for the semiconductor industry. The Company’s customers use its equipment to produce compound semiconductor layer structures for use in LED, laser, solar cell, transistor, telecommunications, and other applications. Aixtron markets its products worldwide. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  5. Cree, Inc. (NASDAQ:CREE): Up +9.65%. Cree, Inc. develops and manufactures semiconductor materials and electronic devices made from silicon carbide (SiC). The Company uses proprietary technology to make enabling compound semiconductors such as blue and green light emitting diodes, SiC crystals used in the production of unique gemstones, and SiC wafers that are sold for device production and research. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

Big losers:

  1. MasTec, Inc. (NYSE:MTZ): Down -20.04%. MasTec Inc., is a specialty contractor operating across a range of industries. The Companys activities are the building, installation, maintenance and upgrade of utility and communications infrastructure, including electrical utility transmission and distribution, windfarms, solar farms, other renewable energy and natural gas infrastructure, wireless, wireline, etc. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  2. Seattle Genetics, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGEN): Down -17.99%. Seattle Genetics, Inc. discovers and develops monoclonal antibody-based drugs to treat cancer and related diseases. The Company’s technologies increase the potency and efficacy of monoclonal antibodies with specificity for cancer. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  3. Alcatel-Lucent (NYSE:ALU): Down -16.67%. Alcatel-Lucent manufactures telecommunications equipment, and offers telecommunications services. The Company’s telecommunications equipment and services enable its customers to send or receive virtually any type of voice or data transmission. Alcatel-Lucent designs and builds public and private networks, communications systems and software, and data networking systems. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  4. Pharmasset, Inc. (NASDAQ:VRUS): Down -11.87%. Pharmasset, Inc. is a pharmaceutical company. The Company develops oral therapeutics for the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), hepatitis B (HBV), and hepatitis C (HCV). Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>
  5. Diamond Foods, Inc. (NASDAQ:DMND): Down -10.03%. Diamond Foods, Inc. is a branded food company specializing in processing, marketing and distributing culinary, snack, in-shell and ingredient nuts. Get the most recent company news and stock data here >>

(Note: Selected financial data are sourced from Google Finance. All data are assumed to be accurate.)

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