NEW YORK, Aug 27- U.S. stocks were little changed on Wednesday, holding near record highs on a day of light volume, though a number of retail stocks traded heavily after reporting results. Both Tiffany& Co and apparel retailer Express Inc rose after posting quarterly revenue that topped expectations and raising their full-year profit views.
Both Tiffany& Co and Express Inc rose after posting second-quarter revenue that topped expectations and raising their full-year profit views. On the downside, Chico's FAS Inc fell 3.2 percent to $15.51 after its results. Best Buy Co Inc was the S&P 500' s biggest percentage gainer, up 5 percent at $31.28, rebounding from a drop of 6.8 percent on Tuesday.
Autozone Inc. rose$. 16 or percent, to $536.11. Bed Bath& Beyond Inc. rose$. 17 or. 3 percent, to $64.37. Best Buy rose$. 75 or 2.5 percent, to $30.55.
Autozone Inc. fell $4.98 or. 9 percent, to $535.95. Bed Bath& Beyond Inc. fell$. 14 or. 2 percent, to $64.20. Best Buy fell $2.19 or 6.8 percent, to $29.80.
NEW YORK— A look at the 10 biggest volume gainers on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading:. American Strategic Income Portfolio: Approximately 43,000 shares changed hands, a 357.9 percent increase over its 65- day average volume. The shares fell$. 07 or. 7 percent to $10.25.
*Best Buy tumbles after results, DSW rises. *Digital Ally gains further, up over 250 pct in August. NEW YORK, Aug 26- U.S. stocks edged higher on Tuesday to lift the S&P 500 just a hair above the 2,000 mark, its first close above that milestone, after data that pointed to a brighter future for the economy.
NEW YORK— Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:. Burger King Worldwide Inc., down $1.40 to $31. The burger chain confirmed it plans to buy doughnut seller Tim Hortons for $11 billion and will move its headquarters to Canada.
Aug 26- RadioShack Corp's second-largest shareholder, Standard General LP, is negotiating a rescue package with investors to help the consumer electronics retailer ward off bankruptcy, Bloomberg reported, citing people with knowledge of the matter.
*Best Buy tumbles after results, DSW rises. *Digital Ally gains further, up over 250 pct in August. NEW YORK, Aug 26- U.S. stocks advanced modestly on Tuesday as both the Dow and S&P 500 backed off after hitting fresh intraday records on the heels of strong consumer data, which suggested that the market's long-running rally could keep going.
Aug 26- Best Buy Co Inc, the largest U.S. consumer electronics retailer, said same-store sales were expected to fall and higher discounting would erode margins in the second half of the year.
Autozone Inc. fell $5.42 or 1.0 percent, to $535.52. Bed Bath& Beyond Inc. rose$. 01 or percent, to $64.35. Best Buy fell $1.96 or 6.1 percent, to $30.03.
NEW YORK— A look at New York Stock Exchange 10 most-active stocks at the close of trading:. Bank of America Corp. rose. 2 percent to $16.33 with 61,753,500 shares traded. Best Buy Co. fell 6.8 percent to $29.80 with 24,954,800 shares traded.
NEW YORK— A look at the 10 biggest percentage decliners on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading:. Doral Financial Corp. fell 19.1 percent to $6.76. Movado Group fell 7.7 percent to $40.64.
After Best Buy's top line beat, but light revenue and a soft outlook, Stacey Widlitz, SW Retail Advisors Inc, thinks the company has fallen so far behind.
Some of Tuesday's midday movers:
Two ways to play Best Buy shares after the company's earnings, with FMHR traders Jon Najarian and Stephen Weiss.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports what Best Buy CEO Hubert Joly had to say about store traffic.
*Best Buy tumbles after results, DSW rises. *Digital Ally gains further, has tripled this month. NEW YORK, Aug 26- U.S. stocks rose on Tuesday, with both the Dow and S&P 500 hitting fresh intraday records on the back of strong consumer data suggesting the market's long-running rally could continue.
NEW YORK— Encouraging economic news is sending the stock market further into record territory. A surge in consumer confidence helped push the Standard& Poor's 500 past 2,000 Tuesday morning, a day after the index closed just short of that milestone. Best Buy slumped 5 percent after profits plunged at the consumer electronics store chain.
Aug 26- Best Buy Co Inc, the largest U.S. specialty retailer of consumer electronics, reported lower-than-expected revenue for the third straight quarter, as fewer people bought PCs and electronics, and those who did increasingly bought them online.