Hess and Medivation slide, Apple and Lennar advance
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq stock market:
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.
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.