MGM and Allergan are big market movers

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Posted: Oct 29, 2015 4:25 PM

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

NYSE

MGM Resorts International, up $1.04 to $22.80

The casino and hotel operator plans to shift some of its casino-resort real estate into a separate company.

The Sherwin-Williams Co., up $11.35 to $258.11

The paint and coatings maker reported better-than-expected third-quarter profit and boosted its full-year outlook.

Mead Johnson Nutrition Co., up $3.02 to $82.79

The maker of Enfamil and other baby formulas could benefit from China's relaxing of its one-child policy.

Yelp Inc., up 88 cents to $22.95

The online business reviews company's third-quarter results topped Wall Street expectations.

Allergan PLC, up $17.18 to $304.38

The Botox maker and drugmaker Pfizer Inc. said they are discussing a potential combination.

Nasdaq

GoPro Inc., down $4.59 to $25.62

The maker of action video cameras reported worse-than-expected third-quarter results, along with a weak outlook.

PayPal Holdings Inc., down 61 cents to $35.91

The payment technology platform company reported a 29 percent jump in third-quarter profit, but its revenue disappointed Wall Street.

Buffalo Wild Wings Inc., down $31.95 to $152.45

The restaurant chain reported worse-than-expected third-quarter results and lowered its full-year profit outlook.