Deere, Expedia are big market movers

AP News
Posted: May 22, 2015 4:58 PM

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


Deere & Co., up $3.89 to $93.35

Solid sales of its construction equipment offset a global agricultural slowdown for the farming equipment maker. The company also raised its full-year outlook.

Campbell Soup Co., up 98 cents to $47.91

The maker of canned soup, Pepperidge Farm cookies and V8 juice reported third-quarter profit that beat Wall Street expectations.

Aeropostale Inc., down 40 cents to $2.19

The teen clothing retailer posted another quarterly loss as sales fell 20 percent, partly hurt by a slowdown at West Coast ports.

Hewlett-Packard Co., up 93 cents to $34.76

The technology company, which is in the midst of splitting in two, reported second-quarter net income that beat expectations.

The Gap Inc., down 55 cents to $38.01

Hurt by the strong dollar and weak sales at Gap and Banana Republic, the retailer posted an 8 percent drop in first-quarter profit.


Expedia Inc., up $7.11 to $113

The online travel company sold its stake in Chinese travel service eLong to a group of businesses for about $671 million.

Intuit Inc., up $2.60 to $106.76

The maker of TurboTax, QuickBooks and other accounting software reported third-quarter profit and revenue that beat expectations.

Gordmans Stores Inc., down 11 cents to $6.47

The owner of Gordmans department stores reported a profit in its first quarter after posting a loss in the same period a year ago.