InterOil Corp. (NYSE: IOC) sold a 61.3% stake in two Papua New Guinea gas fields to Total. The stock price collapsed $33.13 to close at $55.50.
Shares of ReneSola Ltd. (NYSE: SOL) continued falling by losing 56 cents to close at $3.02 after reporting a wider loss than expected for the third quarter yesterday morning.
Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance Inc. (Nasdaq: ULTA) reported higher third quarter earnings of 70 cents per diluted share compared with 59 cents per diluted share a year earlier but the results fell short of expectations and the company forecast current quarter earnings below estimates. The stock price plummeted $24.24 to close at $93.76.
Shares of Plug Power Inc. (Nasdaq: PLUG) rose for the third day by 25 cents to close at $2.06.
Ballard Power Systems Inc. (Nasdaq: BLDP) signed a Memorandum of Understanding with European bus manufacturer Van Hool to develop and deploy zero emission fuel cell buses sending the stock price up 27 cents to close at $1.70.
Metabolix Inc. (Nasdaq: MBLX) introduced its new Mvera (™) B5011 compostable film grade resin on Tuesday. The stock price leaped 56 cents to close at $1.63
Puma Biotechnology Inc. (Nasdaq: PBYI) reported upbeat results from a Phase II clinical trial of its breast cancer treatment PB272. Shares of the biopharmaceutical jumped $31.49 to close at $77.70.
Second quarter earnings fell for Methode Electronics Inc. (NYSE: MEI) to 51 cents per diluted share compared with 62 cents per diluted share a year earlier but revenue surged sending the stock price soaring $10.62 to close at $35.28.
Conn's Inc. (Nasdaq: CONN) reported sharply higher third quarter revenue and earnings of 66 cents per share compared with 35 cents per share in the year ago period that beat analyst expectations prompting the specialty retailer to lift its full year outlook. The stock price jumped $11.36 to close at $69.82.
Shares of J.C. Penney Company Inc. (NYSE: JCP) continued falling by dropping 81 cents to $8.85 despite reporting an impressive 10.1% increase in November same store sales Tuesday after market close.