NEW YORK, N.Y. – Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:
Burlington Stores Inc. (BURL), up $2.39 to $31.34
The discount retailer increased its second-quarter same-store sales guidance and launched a debt refinancing transaction.
AutoNation Inc. (AN), down $5.01 to $55.82
The auto dealership chain reported a 12 per cent boost in second-quarter profit, but the results fell short of expectations.
Colfax Corp. (CFX), down $4.10 to $68.60
The industrial manufacturing and engineering company reported second-quarter profit and revenue below Wall Street expectations.
United Rentals Inc. (URI), up $1.83 to $110.06
The construction equipment rental company’s second-quarter profit topped expectations and it raised its full-year outlook.
Dresser-Rand Group Inc. (DRC), up $7.58 to $68.00
The German magazine Manager Magazin reported that Siemens is preparing a buyout offer for the compressor and turbine maker.
Mattel Inc. (MAT), down $2.57 to $36.46
The toy maker’s second-quarter profit plunged 61 per cent on acquisition costs and lower sales of Barbie and Fisher Price products.
SanDisk Corp. (SNDK), down $14.62 to $93.21
The memory chipmaker reported strong second-quarter results, but disappointed Wall Street with its third-quarter guidance.
Select Comfort Corp. (SCSS), up $1.58 to $20.56
The mattress and bedding products company’s second-quarter profit fell by 15 per cent, but it still beat Wall Street expectations.