Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Monday on the New York Stock Exchange and Nasdaq Stock Market:
AOL Inc., up $7.98 at $26.40
The Internet company is selling 800 of its patents and their related applications to Microsoft for about $1.06 billion in cash.
Avon Products Inc., down 73 cents at $22.69
After a four-month search, the beauty-products company said that Johnson & Johnson executive Sherilyn McCoy will be its new CEO.
Greenbrier Cos., down $1.26 at $18.44
The railroad-equipment maker said it returned to a profit in its fiscal second quarter as deliveries of new railcars climbed.
Optimer Pharmaceuticals Inc., down 57 cents at $13.72
The biopharmaceutical company said that its board ousted its chairman and fired its chief financial officer and another executive.
Titan Machinery Inc., up $1.78 at $29.10
A Baird analyst upgraded the agriculture- and construction-equipment seller's stock saying that its acquisitions are driving growth.
Great Wolf Resorts Inc., up 86 cents at $7.44
The indoor water-park owner said that private investment firm KSL Capital Partners raised its offer to acquire it to $7 per share.
MagicJack VocalTec Ltd., up $2.26 at $23.07
The maker of devices that route low-cost phone calls over the Internet said it expects to report an rise in first-quarter profit and sales.
InterMune Inc., down $2.38 at $12.90
The biotechnology company said it expects to get approval to sell its lung disease drug Esbriet in the fourth quarter, later than expected.