Wall Street Movers and Shakers for Thursday

National Penn Bancshares Inc (NASDAQ GS:NPBC): The Pennsylvania-based bank said that, excluding some items, it had a loss of 4 cents a share in the fourth quarter. Analysts expected the company to break even.

Price: 6.12


Motorola Inc (NYSE:MOT): The maker of mobile communications devices and systems swung to fourth-quarter profit of 6 cents a share from a loss of $1.61 in the year-ago period. Sales rose to $5.7 billion from $5.5 billion. Adjusted earnings were 3 cents, below analysts’ expectations.

Price: 6.45


Mead Johnson Nutrition Co (NYSE:MJN): The maker of nutritional products for babies reported fourth-quarter net income rose to $64 million, or 31 cents a share, from $46.4 million, or 27 cents a share in the year-ago period. Revenue increased to $714.4 million from $707.7 million.

Price: 45.52


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Life Technologies Corp (NASDAQ GS:LIFE): The biotech swung to fourth-quarter net income of $48.9 million, or 26 cents a share, from loss of $113.4 million, or 95 cents a share, in the year-ago period while adjusted earnings fell to 80 cents a share from 82 cents a share. Revenue rose to $871 million from $541 million, beating analysts’ forecasts.

Price: 49.75


Qualcomm Incorporated (NasdaqGS: QCOM): The company reported net income of $841 million, or 50 cents a share, for its first fiscal quarter ended Dec. 27, compared with earnings of $341 million, or 20 cents a share, for the same period a year earlier. On a pro-forma basis, the company said it would have earned $1.04 billion, or 62 cents a share, for the recent period.

Price: 40.38


Nokia CP ADS (NYSE: NOK): The cell phone manufacter reported a 65% increase in fourth-quarter profit citing rising handset sales and margins helped serve notice that it isn’t ceding the smart-phone market to iPhone maker Apple Inc.

Price: 14.03


Eastman Kodak Co (NYSE: EK): The imaging-technology company swung to a fourth-quarter profit of $443 million, or $1.40 a share, compared with a year-ago net loss of $918 million, or $3.42, on 6.1% higher revenue.

Price: 5.43


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