NEW YORK, N.Y. – Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Wednesday:
Pfizer Inc., up $2.12 to $32.12
Drugmakers were among the stock market’s biggest winners following the defeat of Hillary Clinton, who had called for more controls on drug pricing.
HCA Holdings Inc., down $8.72 to $72.16
Hospital operators fell following the election of Donald Trump, who has called for the repeal of the Affordable Care Act.
Raytheon Co., up $10.20 to $146.71
Defence contractors rose following Trump’s victory.
Corrections Corp. of America, up $6.12 to $20.31
The private prison operator could see more business if Trump tightens enforcement of immigration rules. Clinton had been negative on the sector.
Coty Inc., down $2.24 to $19.65
The maker of skin care and beauty products reported sharply lower earnings, which fell short of analysts’ forecasts.
SunPower Corp., down $1.04 to $6.30
Clean-energy stocks fell following Trump’s victory.
AK Steel Corp., up 84 cents to $6.91
U.S. steel makers rose as the likelihood of protectionist trade policies appeared to increase with Trump’s victory.
Caterpillar Inc., up $6.52 to $91.20
The prospect of greater spending on infrastructure under Trump sent makers of machinery higher.