The top gainers and losers in the S&P 500

AP News
Posted: Oct 31, 2013 5:35 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — The Standard & Poor's 500 index rose 4.5 percent in October, and is up 23 percent for 2013. Cliffs Natural Resources came out on top in October. Its stock benefited from an improvement in the outlook for iron ore and coal. At the bottom was Teradata. The data management company cut its full-year outlook, saying its business outside the U.S. and Europe has struggled.


Cliffs Natural Resources: UP 25.27 percent

First Solar: UP 25.11 percent

Xylem: UP 23.52 percent


Teradata: DOWN 20.51 percent

Citrix Systems: DOWN 19.59 percent

Avon Products: DOWN 15.05 percent.