Hess and Medivation slide, Apple and Lennar advance

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Posted: Mar 29, 2016 4:35 PM

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

NYSE

Hess Corp. (HES), down 44 cents to $50.40

Oil prices tumbled Tuesday and put pressure on energy stocks.

Lennar Corp. (LEN), up $1.48 to $48.18

The homebuilder disclosed strong quarterly results as home prices rose and sales increased.

Science Applications International Corp. (SAIC), up $5.33 to $51.88

The information technology company's fourth-quarter profit was far larger than analysts expected.

McCormick (MKC), up $2.23 to $99.59

The spices and seasonings company posted a bigger-than-expected profit and solid guidance.

Cleco Corp. (CNL), up $6.32 to $55.13

Louisiana utility regulators approved the sale of Cleco to an investment group for $4.9 billion.

Nasdaq

Apple Inc. (AAPL), up $2.49 to $107.68

The FBI said it was able to hack into an iPhone used by a mass shooter in California without Apple's help.

Medivation Inc. (MDVN), down $2.50 to $38.75

A group of legislators urged a federal agency to take steps that could cut the price of Medivation's prostate cancer drug Xtandi.

Conn's Inc. (CONN), down $3.84 to $11.81

The retailer's quarterly profit was smaller than expected and its 2016 forecasts disappointed investors.