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Earnings season picked up a little steam, with reports from ADTRAN
) and CarMax
) sending their shares higher, while Titan Machinery
) and Fastenal
) declined following their quarterly results announcements.
Among the notable gainers was Baidu
), which rose over 6% following an upgrade to Buy from Hold at 86 Research.
Also trading higher were a number of ADTRAN's peers, including Finisar
), up nearly 7%, and Ciena
), up about 6%, following the telecommunication equipment provider's better than expected report.
Among the noteworthy losers were Health Management Associates
), which fell 17% after its preliminary view of its quarterly results fell short of expectations, and Bio-Reference Labs
), which slid 7% in an apparent delayed reaction to a "whistleblower" suit filed against it last week but widely circulated today.