On the upside
Ocean Power Technologies (Nasdaq: OPTT) will jointly develop with Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) a 19 megawatt wave energy project in Victoria, Australia.
Shares of HomeTrust Bancshares (Nasdaq: HTBI) climbed in its market debut.
On the downside
Shares of the nation's largest dairy processor Dean Foods (NYSE: DF) fell as the continued drought in the Midwest lifted animal feed prices.
Quantum (NYSE: QTM) stock continued falling after warning of that earnings will miss estimates on Monday.
Shares of Huntsman (NYSE: HUN) extended its losses after Jefferies downgraded the stock last week.
In the broad market, advancing issues outpaced decliners by a margin of more than 10 to 9 on the NYSE while decliners barely edged out advancers by a slim margin on Nasdaq. The Russell 2000 which tracks small cap stocks slipped 2 points to 792.