GE, Chipotle, Microsoft are big movers

AP News
Posted: Jul 19, 2013 5:03 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:


ManpowerGroup Inc., up $3.85 at $65.69

The staffing company said that its second-quarter net income rose 66 percent. Cost-cutting made up for sliding sales.

General Electric Co., up $1.09 at $24.72

The conglomerate posted a slight gain in net income in the second quarter and said its U.S. operations are picking up steam.

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc., up $32.22 at $408.97

The Mexican dining chain said its revenue and net income in the second quarter rose as it opened more restaurants.

Rockwell Collins Inc., up $1.90 at $70.42

The military electronics maker said its fiscal third-quarter net income fell, but its results still topped analysts' estimates.

Capital One Financial Corp., up $2.09 at $69.14

Thanks to higher revenue at its credit card and commercial banking businesses, second-quarter profit rose for the holding company of Capital One Bank.

Whirlpool Corp., up $9.54 at $128.91

The appliance maker's second-quarter net income soared 75 percent as demand improved for washers, dryers and other products.


Vivus Inc., down $1.24 at $13.67

The obesity drugmaker agreed to settle with its biggest shareholder, who has been fighting for greater control of the company.

Microsoft Corp., down $4.04 at $31.40

The software company booked a large write-off for its Surface RT tablet business after it slashed prices.