Goldman Sachs, Orbitz, Yahoo are big movers

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Posted: Jun 02, 2011 4:59 PM
Goldman Sachs, Orbitz, Yahoo are big movers

Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange and Nasdaq Stock Market:


Goldman Sachs Group Inc., down $1.79 at $134.38

The investment bank was subpoenaed by the Manhattan District Attorney's office over its activities leading up to the financial crisis.

Orbitz Worldwide Inc., up 64 cents at $2.85

An Illinois court ordered American Airlines to resume listing flights at the online travel agency.

Limited Brands Inc., down 84 cents at $37.87

The owner of Victoria's Secret and Bath & Body Works reported growth in a key sales measure that was far short of analyst expectations.


Corinthian Colleges Inc., up $1.07 at $5.06

A new government regulation affecting the vocational school chain was less strict than investors had feared, analysts said.

Yahoo Inc., up 18 cents at $16.02

The CEO of Alibaba Group said he was optimistic about reaching a deal with Yahoo over the spin-off of online payment system Alipay.

Joy Global Inc., up $4.63 at $90.51

The mining equipment maker's profit jumped 34 percent as mining activity grew, and it raised its forecast for the full year.

Vera Bradley Designs Inc., down $6.49 at $41.17

The women's accessories maker reported that its net income in the first quarter fell 33 percent as expenses increased.

Charming Shoppes Inc., up 53 cents at $4.40

The women's clothing retailer and owner of Lane Bryant and Fashion Bug, said its first-quarter net income more than quintupled.