Exxon Mobil and Stericycle stumble; Alphabet and Newell jump

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Posted: Jul 29, 2016 4:46 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Friday:

Alphabet Inc., up $25.50 to $791.34

Google's parent company topped estimates in the second quarter as its revenue surged more than 20 percent.

Exxon Mobil Corp., down $1.25 to $88.95

The oil company's quarterly profit was its smallest in almost 17 years and fell short of analyst projections.

Amazon.com Inc., up $6.20 to $758.81

The online retailer posted far more profit and revenue than analysts expected. It also forecast strong revenue in the third quarter.

Stericycle Inc., down $15.66 to $90.27

The medical waste management company posted weak results and slashed its guidance due to growing competition.

Expedia Inc., down $2.62 to $116.65

The online travel company announced disappointing revenue, partly because terrorism concerns are affecting its business.

Cigna Corp., down $7.03 to $128.96

The health insurer posted disappointing second-quarter results as its medical costs increased.

Newell Brands Inc., up $3.07 to $52.46

The consumer goods maker's stock hit an 18-year high after its results were stronger than expected.

Eastman Chemical Co., down $5.14 to $65.23

The specialty chemicals company's profit and revenue were both smaller than analysts had forecast.