BUSINESS

Kate Spade and Whole Foods are big market movers

Staff Writer
Columbus CEO

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

NYSE

Kate Spade & Co., up $1.76 to $21.50

The clothing, handbag, and accessories company reported better-than-expected third-quarter profit on higher demand.

Pandora Media Inc., up 67 cents to $12.45

The Internet radio service reached a direct licensing deal for songwriting rights with Sony/ATV music publishing, the world's largest music publisher.

GoDaddy Inc., up $4.98 to $32.41

The Web hosting company reported better-than-expected third-quarter earnings and revenue.

Nasdaq

Select Comfort Corp., up $4.06 to $25.50

The seller of beds, mattresses and bedding products reported better-than-expected third-quarter results.

Whole Foods Market Inc., down 65 cents to $30.11

The grocery chain reported a drop in fiscal fourth-quarter profit that fell short of forecasts, along with disappointing revenue.

Qualcomm Inc., down $9.19 to $51.07

The chipmaker reported better-than-expected fiscal fourth-quarter results, but it gave a soft profit outlook.

Facebook Inc., up $4.82 to $108.76

The social media company reported better-than-expected third-quarter profit and revenue, partly driven by mobile advertising.

HomeAway Inc., up $8.11 to $40.15

Travel booking site Expedia is buying the short-term rental marketplace for $3.9 billion to expand into the vacation rental market.