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Post Holdings, Gilead Sciences fall; Pfizer, Hibbett rise

Nov. 20, 2020 4:30 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially Friday: Pfizer Inc., up 51 cents to $36.70. The drug developer is asking U.S. regulators to allow emergency use of its COVID-19 vaccine. Ross Stores Inc., down $1.21 to $108.99. The discount retailer's third-quarter earnings and revenue beat...

L Brands, Sonos rise; United Airlines, Cubic fall

Nov. 19, 2020 4:33 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially Thursday: Nuance Communications Inc., up $5.77 to $39.71. The speech recognition software maker beat Wall Street's fiscal fourth-quarter earnings forecasts. L Brands Inc., up $5.94 to $39.55. The owner of Victoria’s Secret and Bath...

La-Z-Boy, Pfizer rise; Lowe's, PaySign fall

Nov. 18, 2020 4:18 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially Wednesday: Target Corp., up $3.81 to $166.85. The retailer's online sales surged, helping it beat Wall Street's third-quarter profit forecasts. Lowe's Companies Inc., down $13.12 to $146.74. The home improvement chain made a lackluster...

Uncertainty remains, but Washington sees revenues increase

Nov. 18, 2020 3:14 PM EST

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Washington's revenues continued to improve over the past few months, but officials warned there is significant uncertainty moving forward as the state continues to struggle with a surge in coronavirus cases that has led to a new round of business closures. Updated numbers by the the...

Cisco Systems, DraftKings rise; Digirad falls

Nov. 13, 2020 4:20 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially Friday: Walt Disney Co., up $2.84 to $138.36. The theme park and film studio's fiscal fourth-quarter earnings beat Wall Street forecasts, thanks partly to streaming service Disney Plus. Cisco Systems Inc., up $2.73 to $41.40. The maker of...

German Chancellor Angela Merkel, right, and German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz arrive at the weekly cabinet meeting of the German government at the chancellery in Berlin, Germany, Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2020. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber, pool)

Germany sees slightly better tax income, more business aid

Nov. 12, 2020 10:20 AM EST

BERLIN (AP) — The German government's tax income this year is expected to be a bit higher than previously forecast after the economy, Europe's biggest, performed relatively well in the third quarter. An updated forecast by tax experts for the government released Thursday predicted a tax take of 728.3...

Lyft, FuboTV rise; Model N, Coherent fall

Nov. 11, 2020 4:20 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially Wednesday: Lyft Inc., up 36 cents to $36.41. The ride-hailing app's latest results showed signs of a recovery. FuboTV Inc., up 38 cents to $16.03. The digital entertainment company reported quarterly sales that were much better than...

Amazon, Beyond Meat fall; Eli Lilly, Ulta Beauty rise

Nov. 10, 2020 4:32 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially Tuesday: Amazon.com Inc., down $108.72 to $3,035.02. The European Union accused the e-commerce giant of using data to unfairly compete with merchants. Eli Lilly and Co., up $4.23 to $146.56. The Food and Drug Administration approved the...

Electronic Arts, Global Blood fall; Roku, T-Mobile rise

Nov. 6, 2020 4:21 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved heavily or traded substantially Friday: T-Mobile US Inc., up $6.30 to $123.56. The wireless carrier handily beat Wall Street's third-quarter profit and revenue forecasts. Electronic Arts Inc., down $9.14 to $119.19. The maker of FIFA, Medal of Honor and other video games...

A visitor wearing a face mask to help curb the spread of the coronavirus walks by the logo of Toyota Motor Corp. at its showroom in Tokyo, Monday, Nov. 2, 2020. Toyota’s July-September profit fell 11% as the coronavirus pandemic slammed global demand, but Japan’s top automaker appeared to be holding up well, compared to weaker rivals that have sunk into the red. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)

Japan's Toyota sees profit slip, holding up despite pandemic

Nov. 6, 2020 2:40 AM EST

TOKYO (AP) — Toyota’s July-September profit fell 11% from a year earlier as the coronavirus pandemic slammed global demand, but Japan’s top automaker appeared to be holding up better than weaker rivals that have sunk into the red. Toyota Motor Corp. reported Friday a quarterly profit of...