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Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Take a look at some of Wednesday's midday movers:
A flood of earnings reports, including major technology and industrial companies, could make or break the stock market’s surprise January rally in the week ahead.
There are 38 companies in the S&P 500 index that have not moved more than 2 percent positive or negative year-to-date.
NEW YORK-- Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Wednesday on the New York Stock Exchange and Nasdaq Stock Market:. Quest Diagnostics Inc., down $3.62 at $59.75. Dean Foods Co., up $1.92 at $16.96.
Among the earnings stories for Wednesday, Oct. 17, from The Associated Press. _ American Airlines parent company AMR lost $238 million in the third quarter on employee severance payouts and other costs related to its bankruptcy. _ Bank of America Corp. narrowly turned a profit from July through September, good enough to beat Wall Street expectations.
MADISON, N.J.-- Quest Diagnostics Inc.' s third-quarter earnings slipped 5 percent, as restructuring costs and a drop in clinical testing revenue hurt the medical laboratory operator's performance. Overall, the company earned $163.1 million, or $1.01 per share, in the three months that ended Sept. 30.
*On October 12, co paid to Quest Diagnostics incorporated about $5.9.
MADISON, N.J.-- Medical laboratory operator Quest Diagnostics Inc. said Thursday it will cut 400 to 600 management positions and reorganize its business. Quest expects to take $15 million to $20 million in charges associated with the restructuring and job cuts.
NEW YORK, Oct 11- Lab testing company Quest Diagnostics Inc said on Thursday it will cut 400 to 600 jobs by the end of 2013 as part of its effort to reduce costs by $500 million. The job cuts, which will save $65 million, are part of a restructuring in which the company will have only two divisions, Quest said in a statement.
Oct 5- Diploma Group Ltd:. *Says awarded $49 million construction contract for Rio Tinto. *Says current order book $346 million, to be completed over next 24 months.
The sluggish economy is prompting more Americans to put off medical tests, prescriptions and so-called elective procedures—like knee or hip replacements—and related health care companies are feeling the pain.
Take a look at some of Thursday's midday movers:
Jobless claims and increasingly soggy-looking earnings news could set the tone for stocks Thursday, after a two-day rally fueled by the prospect of more Fed easing.
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Take a look at some of Wednesday’s morning movers:
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Shares of the following companies are showing unusual moves in Tuesday's trading session.
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Stocks plunged sharply Tuesday to close at session lows amid jitters over the euro zone's ability to find a solution to the ongoing debt crisis.