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Kelly Services Inc. class A rose$. 19 or 1.1 percent, to $17.20. Korn/Ferry International Inc. fell$. 18 or. 6 percent, to $32.46. ManpowerGroup rose $1.51 or 1.8 percent, to $85.15.
NEW YORK— A look at the 10 biggest volume gainers on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading:. American Realty Investors Inc.: Approximately 18,100 shares changed hands, a 947.8 percent increase over its 65- day average volume. The shares fell$. 75 or 13.5 percent to $4.81.
Autozone Inc. fell$. 33 or percent, to $702.00. Bed Bath& Beyond Inc. fell$. 28 or. 4 percent, to $72.53. Best Buy fell$. 74 or 2.0 percent, to $35.39.
Delta Air rose$. 55 or 1.2 percent, to $46.98. JetBlue Airways Corp. rose$. 14 or. 7 percent, to $19.89. Southwest Airlines Co. rose$. 23 or. 5 percent, to $43.49.
Caterpillar fell$. 19 or. 2 percent, to $84.60. Deere& Co. fell$. 20 or. 2 percent, to $88.39. Terex fell$. 25 or. 9 percent, to $26.68.
Las Vegas Sands Corp. rose$. 13 or. 2 percent, to $55.25. MGM Resorts International fell$. 08 or. 4 percent, to $22.00. Marriott International Inc. rose$. 49 or. 6 percent, to $81.84.
Aerie Pharmaceuticals Inc.: Approximately 12,928,000 shares changed hands, a 2,961.1 percent increase over its 65- day average volume. The shares fell $22.52 or 63.6 percent to $12.87. The shares fell$. 98 or 21.0 percent to $3.69.
Brinker International Inc. rose$. 23 or. 4 percent, to $57.59. Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. rose $1.90 or. 3 percent, to $637.50. Darden Restaurants Inc. rose $1.20 or 1.8 percent, to $67.01.
Ford Motor Co. rose$. 01 or. 1 percent, to $15.77. General Motors Co. fell$. 33 or. 9 percent, to $35.59. Honda Motor Co. rose$. 26 or. 7 percent, to $36.36.
Canadian National Railway Co. fell$. 28 or. 4 percent, to $66.18. Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. rose$. 04 or percent, to $197.47. Kansas City Southern fell$. 50 or. 5 percent, to $106.50.
Baxter International Inc. fell$. 37 or. 5 percent, to $71.14. Boston Scientific Corp. fell$. 08 or. 4 percent, to $18.34. Johnson& Johnson rose$. 62 or. 6 percent, to $101.08.
American Independence Corp.: Approximately shares changed hands, a 99.1 decrease from its 65- day average volume. Asure Software Inc.: Approximately shares changed hands, a 99.9 decrease from its 65- day average volume. CMS Bancorp Inc.: Approximately shares changed hands, a 99.6 decrease from its 65- day average volume.
Becton, Dickinson& Co. fell$. 02 or percent, to $144.33. PerkinElmer rose$. 08 or. 2 percent, to $51.65. Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. rose$. 47 or. 4 percent, to $130.02.
Lockheed Martin Corp. fell $1.83 or. 9 percent, to $195.37. Northrop Grumman Corp. fell $1.05 or. 6 percent, to $161.78. Raytheon fell$. 20 or. 2 percent, to $108.35.
American Electric Power Co. rose$. 98 or 1.7 percent, to $57.88. Consolidated Edison Inc. Holding Co. rose$. 40 or. 6 percent, to $62.50. Duke Energy Corp. rose$. 55 or. 7 percent, to $79.41.