Home Depot and Lennar are big market movers
- Associated Press
- August 19, 2014 - 3:25 PM
NEW YORK — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:
Home Depot Inc., up $4.64 to $88.23
The home improvement retailer reported a 14 percent jump in quarterly profit and raised its annual guidance, topping expectations.
Lennar Corp., up $1.25 to $38.80
The home construction industry experienced a rebound in July, rising to its fastest pace in eight months.
Aeropostale Inc., up 63 cents to $3.87
The casual clothing and apparel retailer said its former CEO, Julian Geiger, will immediately move back into the position.
TJX Cos., up $4.66 to $58.56
The discount retailer reported better-than-expected quarterly financial results and raised its full-year earnings forecast.
Dicks Sporting Goods Inc., up 70 cents to $44.21
The sporting goods company reported a 17 percent drop in quarterly profit, but the results still beat Wall Street expectations.
Elizabeth Arden Inc., down $4.56 to $15.05
The beauty products company reported worse-than-expected quarterly financial results and set cautious guidance for 2015.
American Woodmark Corp., up $5.55 to $36.88
The cabinet maker reported a boost in first-quarter profit and revenue, with the results beating Wall Street expectations.
Urban Outfitters Inc., up $1.67 to $38.59
The clothing and apparel retailer reported a drop in quarterly profit, but the financial results met Wall Street expectations.
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