On the upside
Second quarter earnings slipped for Akamai Technologies (Nasdaq: AKAM) but the results beat analyst expectations as revenue climbed.
Crocs (Nasdaq: CROX) reported higher second quarter earnings that topped analyst estimates.
On the downside
Ferro (NYSE: FOE) fell to a larger than expected loss for the second quarter and cut its full year earnings guidance.
LogMeIn (Nasdaq: LOGM) reported lower second quarter earnings even as revenue rose and forecast current quarter and full year results that fell short of analyst expectations.
Synacor (Nasdaq: SYNC) reported higher second quarter earnings and revenue but the company forecast current quarter and full year revenue below estimates.
In the broad market, advancing issues outpaced decliners by a margin of more than 5 to 2 on the NYSE and by nearly 2 to 1 Nasdaq. The Russell 2000 which tracks small cap stocks climbed 7 points to 777.