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  • Oct 2- Electrocomponents Plc, a British distributor of electronic products for engineers, said it expects to report a smaller first-half operating profit, hurt by fewer trading days and adverse currency movements. Electrocomponents' shares fell as much as much as 5 percent to 208 pence on Thursday morning, taking the stock to its lowest in more than two years.

  • Oct 1- Activist investor Starboard Value LP said on Wednesday it has offered to acquire the remaining shares in RealD Inc after raising its stake in the 3 D technology licensor. Starboard offered $12 per share in cash, a premium of 29 percent to RealD stock price as of Wednesday close, valuing the company at about $540 million. RealD's shares rose as much as 26.7...

  • Oct 1- Activist investor Starboard Value LP said it offered to acquire the remaining shares in RealD Inc after raising its stake in the 3 D technology licensor. Starboard offered $12 per share, a premium of 29 percent to RealD stock's Wednesday close and valuing the company at about $540 million. RealD's shares were up 21 percent in extended trading.

  • Final Glance: Chemicals companies Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 6:20 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies were down at the close of trading:. Dow Chemical Co. fell $1.99 or 3.8 percent, to $50.45. DuPont Co. fell $1.28 or 1.8 percent, to $70.48.

  • Final Glance: Drug Benefits companies Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 6:20 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top drug benefits companies were down at the close of trading:. CVSCaremark fell$. 45 or. 6 percent, to $79.14. Express Scripts Holding Co. fell$. 56 or. 8 percent, to $70.07.

  • Final Glance: Telecom companies Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 6:20 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top telecom companies were down at the close of trading:. AT&T Inc. fell$. 28 or. 8 percent, to $34.96. Verizon Communications Inc. fell$. 56 or 1.1 percent, to $49.43.

  • Starboard offers to take RealD private for $12/share Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 6:06 PM ET

    Activist investor Starboard Value LP said it proposed to acquire 3-D technology licensor RealD Inc for $12 per share.

  • Esperion jumps on high-cholesterol drug data Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 5:46 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of Esperion Therapeutics surged in aftermarket trading Wednesday after the company reported positive clinical trial results for its experimental high-cholesterol drug ETC-1002. The company said patients who were treated with ETC-1002 had bigger reductions in their levels of "bad" LDL cholesterol than patients who took an older drug,...

  • Delta and General Mills are big market movers Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 4:30 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Wednesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:. Delta Air Lines Inc., down $1.25 to $34.90. General Mills Inc., down 47 cents to $49.98.

  • NEW YORK, Oct 1- U.S. stocks were down more than 1 percent in late afternoon trading on Wednesday as the first diagnosis of Ebola in a patient in the United States spooked investors and pressured shares of airlines and other transportation names.

  • Midday Glance: Gold companies Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 1:16 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top gold companies are up at 1 p.m.:. Barrick Gold Corp. rose$. 32 or 2.2 percent, to $14.98. Newmont Mining Corp. rose$. 19 or. 8 percent, to $23.24.

  • Midday Glance: Telecom companies Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 1:16 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top telecom companies are down at 1 p.m.:. AT&T Inc. fell$. 19 or. 5 percent, to $35.05. Verizon Communications Inc. fell$. 47 or. 9 percent, to $49.52.

  • Most active New York Stock Exchange-traded stocks Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 1:16 PM ET

    NEW YORK— A look at New York Stock Exchange 10 most-active stocks at the close of trading:. Advanced Micro Devices Inc. fell 1.8 percent to $3.35 with 32,812,600 shares traded. Bank of America Corp. fell 1.3 percent to $16.82 with 86,884,300 shares traded.

  • Most active Nasdaq-traded stocks Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 1:16 PM ET

    American Realty Capital Properties Inc. fell. 2 percent to $12.04 with 31,257,900 shares traded. Apple Inc. fell 1.6 percent to $99.18 with 50,375,100 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. fell. 6 percent to $25.03 with 44,105,000 shares traded.

  • Midday Glance: Drug Benefits companies Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 1:16 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top drug benefits companies are down at 1 p.m.:. CVSCaremark fell$. 18 or. 2 percent, to $79.41. Express Scripts Holding Co. fell$. 49 or. 7 percent, to $70.14.

  • Midday Glance: Big-box Retail companies Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 1:16 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top big-box retail companies are down at 1 p.m.:. Costco Wholesale Corp. fell$. 64 or. 5 percent, to $124.68. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. fell$. 51 or. 7 percent, to $75.96.

  • Midday Glance: Construction companies Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 1:16 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top construction companies are down at 1 p.m.:. Foster Wheeler fell$. 38 or 1.2 percent, to $31.24. Quanta Services Inc. fell$. 84 or 2.3 percent, to $35.45.

  • Midday Glance: Chemicals companies Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 1:16 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies are down at 1 p.m.:. Dow Chemical Co. fell $1.42 or 2.7 percent, to $51.02. DuPont Co. fell $1.45 or 2.0 percent, to $70.31.

  • Early Glance: Gold companies Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 12:43 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top gold companies are up at 10 a.m.:. Barrick Gold Corp. rose$. 14 or 1.0 percent, to $14.80. Newmont Mining Corp. rose$. 19 or. 8 percent, to $23.24.

  • Early Glance: Chemicals companies Wednesday, 1 Oct 2014 | 12:43 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies are down at 10 a.m.:. Dow Chemical Co. fell$. 99 or 1.9 percent, to $51.46. DuPont Co. fell$. 97 or 1.4 percent, to $70.79.