NEW YORK, N.Y. – Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:
PepsiCo Inc., up $1.08 to $94.65
The soda and snack maker’s stock extended its gains after it reported a rise in third-quarter profit earlier this week.
Ventas Inc., up $1.06 to $65.60
A Stifel analyst upgraded his investment rating on the real estate investment trust to “Buy” from “Hold.”
Progressive Corp., down 27 cents to $25
The insurance company said that its third-quarter net income jumped 27 per cent as it sold more insurance policies.
Tesla Motors Inc., down $20.10 to $236.91
The electric car company unveiled a new version of its Model S sedan that includes all-wheel drive and self-driving features.
Costco Wholesale Corp., up 49 cents to $128.90
Shares of the warehouse club operator continued to rise after posting better-than-expected fourth-quarter results earlier in the week.
Exact Sciences Corp., up $6.48 to $24.60
The medical diagnostic test maker’s stock reached an all-time high after it said its new colon cancer test will be covered by Medicare.
Symantec Corp., down $1.50 to $21.94
The security software maker said that it split itself into two: one business focused on security and another on information management.
AngioDynamics Inc., up 50 cents to $14.53
The medical device maker reported earnings of $629,000 in its fiscal first quarter, after posting a loss a year ago.