Comment
0
Tweet
0
Print
RSS Feeds

Boeing, Corning, Ethan Allen are big movers

Wednesday - 4/24/2013, 7:01pm  ET

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

NYSE

The Boeing Co., up $2.65 at $90.83

The aircraft maker said that it aims to start delivering 787s again in early May. The plane has been grounded since January because of a battery problem.

Lumber Liquidators Holdings Inc., up $8.19 at $78.68

The hardwood flooring retailer's first-quarter net income nearly doubled as sales rose at the start of spring home repair season.

General Dynamics Corp., up $4.63 at $71.73

The aerospace and defense company said that its first-quarter net income edged up about 1 percent on lower operating costs.

Corning Inc., up 72 cents at $13.85

The glass maker's first-quarter net income rose 4 percent as declines in the price of its liquid crystal display glass moderated.

WellPoint Inc., up $4 at $73.33

The health insurer said that its first-quarter earnings rose about 3 percent, beating Wall Street analysts' expectations.

Whirlpool Corp., down $2.75 at $119.25

The home appliance maker's first-quarter net income more than doubled, but U.S. sales were flat and sales in Latin America fell.

Ethan Allen Interiors Inc., down $1.74 at $30.12

The furniture seller posted disappointing earnings and sales for its fiscal third quarter, with a lower backlog of orders.

Nasdaq

iRobot Corp., up $3.38 at $28.04

The maker of robot vacuum cleaners said that its first-quarter results beat Wall Street expectations amid tighter cost controls.


Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.