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    Caesars Entertainment Corp. (CZR) shares tumbled more than 4% in after-hours trade Monday, after the casino operator reported weaker-than-expected fourth-quarter earnings. The company said it had a loss of $1.011 billion, or$ 7.00 a share, in the period, narrower than the $1.757 billion loss, or $12.83 a share, posted in the year-earlier period. Revenue edged up to $2.131 billion from $2.004 billion, as casino revenue rose to $1.371 billion from $1.350 billion.

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     Google (GOOG) shares are up 1.84% to $568.68 in trading on Monday after the tech giant announced that it is launching its own virtual mobile network in the U.S.The announcement came at the Mobile World Congress trade show in Barcelona where recently promoted senior VP of Android, Chrome and Apps Sundar Pichai unveiled the details of what company insiders are calling 'Project Nova".

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    PacWest Bancorp (PACW) shares are down 3% to $44.45 in trading on Monday after the bank holding company announced that it purchased Square 1 Financial (SQBK) for $849 million today.PacWest bought the venture capital-focused lending firm less than a year after the company went public last March 27.Exclusive Report: Jim Cramer's Best Stocks for 2015Square 1 shareholders will receive 0.5997 shares of PacWest co...

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    Shares of Goldcorp (GG) are stalling, down 3% to $21.32 in afternoon trading Monday, as gold prices trade in the red after hitting a two-week high. U.S. gold futures for April delivery were trading down 0.4% to $1,208.30 an ounce as of 2 p.m. today, while spot gold was lower by 0.3% to $1,208.90 an ounce.

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     Shares of Mylan are up 0.29% to $57.49 in afternoon trading ahead of the company's fourth quarter earnings report expected after the market close today. The consensus estimate calls for the Canonsburg, PA-based pharmaceuticals company to report earnings of $1.05 a share on revenue of $2.07 billion.

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    Shares of Morgan Stanley  are up 0.42% to $35.94 in afternoon trading Monday, as the company expects to be sued by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman regarding subprime mortgage bonds, according to the Associated Press. The bank says it was told about the lawsuit back in January, and will involve about 30 subprime securities.

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    Shares of BioScrip (BIOS)  sank 13.26% to $5.30 in afternoon trading today after the company reported fourth quarter results that missed analysts' estimates. The Elmsford, NY-based company reported a fourth quarter non-gaap adjusted loss from continuing operations of 69 cents per diluted share on revenue of $253.7 million.

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    Shares of Barrick Gold  are falling, down 2.46% to $12.70 in afternoon trading Monday, as gold prices decline after hitting a two-week high. U.S. gold futures for April delivery were trading down 0.37% to $1,208 an ounce as of 12:30 p.m. today, while spot gold was lower by 0.39% to $1,207.90 an ounce.

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    The number of shares of Lumber Liquidators Holdings Inc. (LL) that have been sold short by investors betting the stock would decline surged to a record 7.8 million shares, or 30% of the float, on Feb. 20, the highest level since at least 2007, according to FactSet. A "60 Minutes" segment on Sunday alleged the company is selling Chinese-made laminate flooring that has a much higher-than-permitted level of formaldehyde, a chemical known to cause cancer. Morgan Stanley analyst Simeon...

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    Shares of Caesars Entertainment (CZR) are up 3.11% to $10.93 in late morning trading Monday, ahead of the casino-entertainment company's fourth quarter 2014 earnings release after the market closes today. Caesars has not been able to report profits in its last few quarters, reflecting the company's heavy debt load which pushed up interest expenses.

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     Shares of Clean Energy Fuels  fell 6.49% to $5.62 in morning trading Monday as investors took profits following the stock's surge Friday after the gas utilities company's fourth-quarter earnings beat. The company posted earnings of 11 cents a share for the quarter, which beat analysts' estimates of a loss of 17 cents a share.

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    Opko Health (OPK)  shares are down 5.34% to $13.78 in trading on Monday after the biopharmaceutical company reported its fourth quarter financial results after the closing bell on Friday.The company reported a net loss of $53 million in the fourth quarter, or a loss of 12 cents per diluted share on revenue of $25.5 million.

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    Shares of Eldorado Gold  fell 6.9% to $5.40 in morning trading Monday after the company provided an update on the situation of its Greek subsidiary Hellas Gold S.A. Eldorado said Hellas has received a formal notice from the Greek Ministry of Productive Reconstruction, Energy, and Environment that revoked the necessary approval to finish construction of a processing plant at the Skouries Project.

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    Shares of Visa  are up 1.7% to $275.87 shortly after hitting a lifetime high of $277.49 Monday morning, following Citigroup's (C) deal with Costco Wholesale (COST), The retailer's transactions will be processed by Visa starting April 1, 2016. Citigroup struck a deal with Costco Wholesale to replace American Express   as the exclusive issuer for the wholesaler's credit cards in the U.S. and Puerto Rico.