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Big Movers in the Stock Market

October 3, 2006

NEW YORK (AP) _ Stocks that were moving substantially or trading heavily Tuesday on the New York Stock Exchange and Nasdaq Stock Market:

NYSE

Kohl’s Corp., up $2.04 at $67.53.

Sales at stores open at least a year, a closely watched measure of retail performance, rose 16.3 percent in September.

Pier 1 Imports Inc., down 14 cents at $7.60.

The home goods retailer discontinued its dividend as it works to boost liquidity.

Quest Diagnostics Inc., down $10.90 at $50.

The company, which provides diagnostic testing services, fell after losing a nationwide contract with health insurer UnitedHealthcare Inc.

NASDAQ

Marvell Technology Group Ltd., down $2.29 at $16.80.

The company, which makes chips used in communications and storage devices, cut third-quarter sales guidance and said demand from some key hard disk drive customers is slowing.

Skyworks Solutions Inc., up $1.79 at $6.85.

The maker of integrated circuits said it plans to sell a unit and cut 10 percent of its work force, moves expected to save $70 million a year.

Spectrum Pharmaceuticals Inc., up 34 cents at $5.49.

The drugmaker said news the company’s prostate cancer drug had ``positive″ Phase II trial results.

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