On the upsideShares of Las Vegas Sands (NYSE: LVS) surged ahead of its earnings release after market close.
AtriCure (Nasdaq: ATRC) reported a smaller than expected first quarter loss as revenue rose and announced that it entered a $10 million credit facility.
Although Radian Group (NYSE: RDN) swung to a first quarter loss, the mortgage insurer reassured investors that it had adequate liquidity.
On the downside
Although D. R. Horton (NYSE: DHI) narrowed second quarter losses, revenue fell short of expectations.
FMC (NYSE: FMC) reported lower first quarter earnings as revenue fell, forecast second quarter results below estimates and trimmed its 2009 outlook.
In the broad market, declining issues outpaced advancers by a margin of nearly 6 to 5 on both the NYSE and on Nasdaq. The Russell 2000 which tracks small cap slipped 4 points to 502.