Urban Outfitters and Agilent climb; Bristol-Myers skids
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Wednesday:
Urban Outfitters Inc., up $2.94 to $19.76
The clothing and accessories retailer had a better second quarter than Wall Street expected.
Target Corp., up $1.96 to $56.31
The company raised its annual estimates after it did better than analysts expected in the second quarter.
Progressive Corp., up $1.12 to $48.71
The insurance company reported a 19 percent increase in premiums written in July.
Agilent Technologies Inc., up $2.76 to $62.14
The scientific instrument maker beat analysts’ estimates in the second quarter.
Jack Henry & Associates Inc., down $4.92 to $101.59
The payment processing company reported greater fourth-quarter revenue than analysts had anticipated.
Bristol-Myers Squibb Co., down 37 cents to $57.50
The company reported disappointing results from a study of its cancer drugs Opdivo and Yervoy.
Helmerich & Payne Inc., down $1.11 to $43.77
Energy companies lagged the rest of the market Wednesday as oil prices wobbled.
Neff Corp., down $1.60 to $24.55
H&E Equipment Services said it won’t raise its offer for the equipment rental company.