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NEW YORK— A look at the 10 biggest volume gainers on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading:. Acco Brands Corp.: Approximately 3,585,000 shares changed hands, a 445.1 percent increase over its 65- day average volume. The shares rose$. 23 or 3.1 percent to $7.65.
NEW YORK— A look at the 10 biggest volume gainers on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading:. Acco Brands Corp.: Approximately 3,485,500 shares changed hands, a 477.1 percent increase over its 65- day average volume. The shares rose$. 18 or 2.5 percent to $7.42.
NEW YORK— A look at New York Stock Exchange 10 most-active stocks at 1 p.m.:. Bank of America Corp. rose 2.6 percent to $15.92 with 71,947,500 shares traded. Citigroup Inc. rose 1.5 percent to $50.56 with 8,811,400 shares traded.
NEW YORK— A look at the 10 biggest volume gainers on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading:. American Eagle Outfitters Inc.: Approximately 27,989,700 shares changed hands, a 506.7 percent increase over its 65- day average volume. The shares rose $1.39 or 12.0 percent to $12.98.
NEW YORK— A look at New York Stock Exchange 10 most-active stocks at the close of trading:. American Eagle Outfitters Inc. rose 12.0 percent to $12.98 with 27,989,700 shares traded. Bank of America Corp. rose. 5 percent to $15.52 with 57,060,700 shares traded.
NEW YORK— A look at the 10 biggest percentage gainers on New York Stock Exchange at 1 p.m.:. International Rectifier Corp. rose 47.1 percent to $39.07. USEC Inc. rose 11.8 percent to $5.63.
FRANKFURT, Germany— German chip maker Infineon Technologies AG says it has agreed to pay $3 billion in cash for California- based semiconductor firm International Rectifier, which produces power-management components used in everything from cars to satellites.
*Infineon says $40 per share offer for U.S. firm is all-cash. FRANKFURT, Aug 20- Merger-shy German chipmaker Infineon has agreed to buy Silicon Valley-based International Rectifier for about $3 billion in cash, Infineon said on Wednesday, in its biggest-ever acquisition.
*Bloomberg reports Infineon nears $2 billion deal. FRANKFURT, Aug 20- Germany's Infineon is nearing a deal to buy a U.S.-based semiconductor company for about $2 billion, Bloomberg reported on Wednesday, citing people familiar with the matter. A deal could be announced later on Wednesday, Bloomberg said, without saying which company Infineon was targeting.
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**ARQULE INC, $2.30, down 53.9 pct The biotechnology company and Japan's Daiichi Sankyo Co Ltd. **GENERAL MOTORS, $23.82, up 3 pct. Hedge fund manager David Einhorn said auto-maker General Motors "is much healthier now," and is getting its product refreshments "right."
The Dow and S&P 500 turned negative while the Nasdaq cut its gains in late morning on Tuesday, with materials and energy shares leading declines on the S&P. **ARQULE INC $2.21 down 55.5 pct The biotechnology company and Japan's Daiichi Sankyo Co Ltd. **FORD MOTOR CO, $9.78, down 1.6 pct.
*FBR cuts International Rectifier Corp to market perform from. *FBR cuts Intel Corp price target to $24 from $26; rating market perform. *FBR cuts Fairchild Semiconductor price target to $17 from $18; rating.
It will take until the second half of 2012 before the impact of this year's flooding in Thailand is lessened for semiconductor companies, FBR Capital Markets senior analyst Craig Berger told CNBC Wednesday.
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