The top after-market NASDAQ gainers Tuesday were: SciClone Pharmaceuticals, Francesca's Holdings, FalconStor Software, rue21, International Bancshares Corp, Crimson Exploration, Endocyte, Benihana, Books-A-Million and Healthcare Services Group.
SciClone Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (SCLN) stock climbed 12.6 percent to $5.90 in post market trading. The company reported fourth quarter net profit of $12.4 million or $0.21 per share compared to $3.8 million or $0.08 per share in the same quarter last year and against analysts' estimation of $0.12 per share.
The company also expects fiscal 2012 adjusted earnings to be in a range of $0.72 to $0.78 per share on revenues of $165 to $170 million compared to analysts' estimation of $0.43 per share on revenues of $168 million.
Francesca's Holdings Corp. (FRAN) stock climbed 12.02 percent to $30.00 in post market trading session. Its fourth quarter net profit surged to $8.4 million or $0.19 per share from $4.3 million or $0.11 per share in the same period last year. The company expects first quarter earnings to be in a range of $6.3 to $6.7 million or $0.14 to $0.15 per share compared to analysts' estimation of $0.13 per share.
FalconStor Software, Inc. (FALC) stock climbed 9.42 percent to $3.60 in aftermarket trading session. Its fourth quarter net loss widened to $6.1 million or $0.13 per share from $53,229 in the same period a year ago.
rue21, Inc. (RUE) stock surged 4.43 percent to $29.93 in post market trading session.
International Bancshares Corp. (IBOC) stock advanced 4.14 percent to $20.90 in aftermarket trading session. The stock has a 52-week low of $12.41, a 52-week high of $20.10 and $1.35 billion in market capitalization.
Crimson Exploration Inc. (CXPO) stock advanced 3.92 percent to $3.45 in post market session. Its fourth quarter net loss narrowed to $5.0 million or $0.11 per shares from $20.9 million or $0.50 per shares in the same quarter a year-ago.
Endocyte, Inc. (ECYT) stock gained 3.49 percent to $3.85 in aftermarket trading session. The company reported fourth quarter net loss of $10.8 million or $0.30 per share compared to loss of $3.4 million or $3.57 per share in the same period last year.
Benihana Inc. (BNHN) stock advanced 3.38 percent to $12.25 in post market trading session.
Books-A-Million, Inc. (BAMM) stock gained 3.17 percent to $3.25 in post market trading after gaining more than 8 percent in regular session.
Healthcare Services Group, Inc. (HCSG) stock advanced 3.22 percent to $21.45 in aftermarket trading session. Benchmark Co initiated coverage on shares of HSCG with a buy rating and has a price target of $23.50.