Big Movers in the Stock Market
Jul. 28, 2005
NEW YORK (AP) _ Stocks that were moving substantially or trading heavily Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange and Nasdaq Stock Market.
Beazer Homes USA Inc., up $2.89 at $66.42
Earnings at the Atlanta homebuilder beat analysts' forecasts by 45 cents per share.
Newell Rubbermaid Inc., up $1.48 at $24.79
The consumer goods manufacturer beat Wall Street's profit forecasts for the second quarter and increased its outlook for full-year earnings.
Prestige Brands Holdings Inc., down $7.99 at $12.05
The maker of first aid and household products missed analysts' earnings expectations by 7 cents per share and warned that future quarters could also miss forecasts.
Andrew Corp., down $2.65 at $11.28
The wireless telephone equipment maker missed Wall Street's earnings forecasts by a penny per share.
Depomed Inc., up 86 cents to $5.33
The drugmaker signed a lucrative licensing agreement for U.S. distribution of its urinary tract infection drug.
Digital River Inc., up $5.53 at $41.02
A sharp rise in sales resulted in a 50 percent increase in profits at the e-commerce outsourcing company.