Calamos leads big move in asset managers

|About: Calamos Asset Management... (CLMS)|By:, SA News Editor

A number of asset manager names were big movers to the upside today, none more than Calamos Asset Management (CLMS +11.1%) which shot higher on about 4x its normal volume. There was a minor insider buy - Chairman and CEO John Calamos buying about $250K worth yesterday - but other than that no evident news.

Others: WisdomTree (WETF +5.1%), Gamco (GBL +9.3%), Janus (JNS +4.1%), Federated (FII +4.1%), Artisan Partners (APAM +4.5%), Cohen & Streers (CNS +2.8%).