On the upside
Soaring oil prices lifted shares of solar cell maker China Sunergy (Nasdaq: CSUN).
Third quarter earnings for CTC Media (Nasdaq: CTCM) more than doubled as advertising revenue climbed.
Shares of Suntech Power (NYSE: STP) surged as crude oil prices soared to new highs.
On the downside
Clayton Holdings (Nasdaq: CLAY) was downgraded after reporting a third quarter loss on Friday.
Following the FBI raid on WellCare Health Plans' (NYSE: WCG) headquarters, the Securities and Exchange Commission has also requested information from the managed health care services provider.
Champion Enterprises (NYSE: CHB) will refinance its debt through a $130 million senior convertible notes offering.
In the broad market, advancing issues outpaced decliners by a margin of 7 to 5 on the NYSE while advancers barely edged out decliners by a slim margin on Nasdaq. The Russell 2000 which tracks small cap stocks added a fraction to 822.