Kohl's, Limited Brands, Netflix are market movers

AP News
Posted: Jul 05, 2012 4:43 PM
Kohl's, Limited Brands, Netflix are market movers

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily in Thursday's shortened session on the New York Stock Exchange and Nasdaq Stock Market:


Kohl's Corp., up $2.77 at $47.03

The department store's June sales at established stores fell 4.2 percent, but trends improved toward the end of the month.

Limited Brands Inc., up $1.98 at $46.12

The owner of Victoria's Secret and Bath & Body Works said revenue at established stores rose 7 percent in June.

Cato Corp., down $3.32 at $28.39

The clothing store chain's June sales numbers were far worse than analysts expected due to bad weather and the weak economy.

Buckle Inc., down $1.17 at $38.50

The teen clothing retailer's revenue from stores open at least a year dropped 2.5 percent in June as women's clothing sales faltered.


OraSure Technologies Inc., up $1.26 at $13.36

The drug developer's recent rally continued after FDA approval of its HIV test, to be sold at drugstores and online for use at home.

Netflix Inc., up $9.68 at $81.72

Investors bet that the growing popularity of the company's Internet video service will translate into higher profits.

Apple Inc., up $10.53 at $609.94

The Wall Street Journal reported that the company is preparing to come out with a tablet with a smaller screen than the iPad's.

Solazyme Inc., down $1.48 at $12.70

A Raymond James analyst downgraded the biofuels company after the recent run-up in its stock price.