GM and Electronic Arts are big market movers

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Posted: Mar 11, 2014 5:19 PM

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


J.C. Penney Co. Inc., up 25 cents to $8.67

Wall Street is starting to take note of the retailer's efforts to turn itself around, and Citigroup upgraded the company's stock.

General Motors Co., down $1.91 to $35.18

A congressional committee is investigating the way the carmaker and federal regulators handled a deadly ignition-switch problem.

Macy's Inc., up 82 cents to $58.94

The retailer is dominating competitors in its sector, according to a research note from Wells Fargo, which upgraded its stock.

American Eagle Outfitters Inc., down $1.11 to $13.10

A terrible string of winter storms cut into sales, but it was the retailer's first-quarter outlook that sent investors scurrying.


Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc., up $2.39 to $64.22

After an extended chase, Men's Wearhouse and Jos. A. Bank will combine to create the nation's fourth-largest menswear retail chain.

Electronic Arts Inc., up 59 cents to $29.80

Shares of the gamemaker are hitting multiyear highs with the release of the most-anticipated game of the year, "Titanfall."

FuelCell Energy Inc., down 65 cents to $3.28

A torrid rally in the shares of the fuel cell power company stalls after a website geared toward short sellers published bearish views of a rival's prospects.

Zogenix Inc., up 48 cents to $4.54

The pharmaceutical's company's painkiller Zohydro continues to generate controversy, as Sen. Joe Manchin sought a reversal of its approval.