BUSINESS

Hershey and Groupon are big market movers

Staff Writer
Columbus CEO

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

NYSE

The Hershey Co., down $2.47 to $89.73

The chocolate bar and candy company reported a second-quarter loss on charges and its revenue fell flat on weak China sales.

LSB Industries Inc., down $12.09 to $23.01

The chemical maker reported disappointing second-quarter profit and revenue as a plant outage and expired contract cut into sales.

Tetra Technologies Inc., up 19 cents to $5.19

The oil and gas services company reported better-than-expected second-quarter earnings and revenue and gave an upbeat outlook.

Cheniere Energy Inc., up $3.64 to $68.45

Activist investor Carl Icahn took an 8.2 percent stake in the company that owns a liquid natural gas terminal and pipeline in Louisiana.

Nasdaq

Groupon Inc., down 25 cents to $4.43

The online daily deal service met profit expectations but cut its sales forecast, laying part of the blame on a strong dollar.

Noodles & Co., down $2.49 to $12.65

The restaurant chain reported reported disappointing second-quarter results and cut its outlook.

Stamps.com Inc., up $18.33 to $84.40

The Internet-based postage company reported better-than-expected second-quarter profit and provided an upbeat outlook.

Iconix Brand Group Inc., down $4.68 to $14.92

The brand management company said that founder Neil Cole will step down and Peter Cuneo will take over as chairman and interim CEO.