GM and Lululemon are big market movers

AP News
Posted: Nov 01, 2013 4:50 PM

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


American International Group Inc., down $3.37 to $48.28

The property and casualty unit paid out more in claims than it took in, spooking investors.

The Container Store Group Inc., up $18.20 to $36.20

Shares of the storage retailer doubled during its debut on the New York Stock Exchange with millions of shares traded.

General Motors Co., up 44 cents to $37.39

October sales rose 16 percent as full-size pickup trucks rebounded from a slow September, despite weak Chevy Cruze sales.

Spirit AeroSystems Holdings Inc., up $1.85 to $28.54

The aircraft equipment company sold a half-share in a joint venture of aerospace suppliers, though terms were not disclosed.


Ruth's Hospitality Group Inc., up 35 cents to $12.52

A pair of insurance settlements and strong business at its steak houses send third-quarter profit close to $3 million.

Lululemon Athletica Inc., down $1.24 to $67.85

The company is fielding new complaints about the quality of its yoga pants.

First Solar Inc., up $8.83 to $59.14

The solar company's stock was the biggest percentage gainer on the S&P 500 index after doubling its quarterly profit and raising its outlook for the year.

Body Central Corp., down $1.68 to $3.94

The clothing and accessories retailer saw its losses widen during the third quarter and same-stores sales fell 18 percent.