NEW YORK, N.Y. – Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Wednesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq stock market:
Lexmark International Inc., up $3.24 to $37.90
The printer maker agreed to be bought by Apex Technology and PAG Asia Capital for $40.50 per share, or $2.51 billion.
MGM Growth Properties LLC, up $1.01 to $22.01
The MGM Resorts real estate unit went public, and its offering priced at $1.05 billion, at the high end of its projections.
Discover Financial Services, up $4.29 to $56.84
The credit card issuer and lender’s net income and revenue surpassed analyst estimates as loan volume improved.
VMWare Inc., up $7.07 to $58.53
The cloud computing company’s first-quarter results were stronger than investors expected.
Coca-Cola Co., down $2.23 to $44.37
The beverage giant’s sales continued to fall, and the strong dollar also hurt its results.
Textron Inc., up $1.86 to $39.91
The maker of Cessna small planes and Bell helicopters reported a greater profit and better sales than expected
Tupperware Brands Corp., down $2.57 to $58.91
The plastic storage container retailer posted strong results, but traded lower after a strong two-month run.
Intel Corp., up 40 cents to $32
The chipmaker said it will cut up to 12,000 jobs, or 11 per cent of its staff, as PC sales keep falling.