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NEW YORK— A look at New York Stock Exchange 10 most-active stocks at the close of trading:. Bank of America Corp. fell. 5 percent to $17.06 with 46,657,300 shares traded. Barrick Gold Corp. fell 6.2 percent to $12.46 with 23,544,100 shares traded.
NEW YORK— Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:. SunEdison Inc., up $4.87 to $21.48. Medtronic Inc., up $3.28 to $72.47.
Actavis Plc, Gilead, Celgene and other biotech names were among the S&P 500' s biggest drivers, a day after Allergan agreed to be bought by Actavis. The S&P health care index was up 1.4 percent, while shares of Actavis were up 7.7 percent, Gilead's rose 2.9 percent and shares of Celgene were up 2.4 percent. Helping Actavis were bullish analyst notes.
NEW YORK— A look at the 10 biggest percentage gainers on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading:. SunEdison Inc. rose 29.3 percent to $21.48. Seabridge Gold Inc. rose 8.9 percent to $7.96.
NEW YORK— A look at New York Stock Exchange 10 most-active stocks at the close of trading:. Baker Hughes Inc. fell 2.6 percent to $63.55 with 25,819,700 shares traded. Bank of America Corp. rose. 3 percent to $17.14 with 38,549,700 shares traded.
NEW YORK, Nov 18- U.S. stocks rose on Tuesday, lifting the S&P 500 to a record high, boosted by healthcare after Actavis' acquisition of Allergan triggered bullish analyst notes. Allergan on Monday accepted a $66 billion takeover bid from Actavis Plc in cash and stock. At least two analysts raised Actavis' price target, one to as high as $300.
A positive outlook from homebuilders and encouraging news from Japan and Germany also helped lift markets. "We've gotten good news on all of the worries since mid-October and we had much better-than-expected earnings," said Kate Warne, an investment strategist at Edward Jones. Developments in Japan, whose economy slipped into recession in the third quarter,...
The "Fast Money" traders give their final trades of the day.
Nov 17- Solar company SunEdison Inc and unit TerraForm Power Inc said they would buy First Wind for $2.4 billion to enter the U.S. wind power market. SunEdison's shares rose 6.6 percent to $17.70, while TerraForm shares rose 1.2 percent to $26.15 in after-market trading. SunEdison raised its 2015 installation forecast to 2.1-2.3 gigawatts from 1.6-1.8 GW.
Solar energy company SunEdison is adding some wind-fueled power to its business with a deal worth up to $2.4 billion. The St. Peters, Missouri- based company and its publicly traded subsidiary, TerraForm Power, said Monday that they are buying First Wind for $1.9 billion now and $510 million in payments if First Wind completes certain projects.
Nov 17- SunEdison Inc and unit TerraForm Power Inc said they would buy wind power developer and operator First Wind for $2.4 billion. The companies said the deal comprises $1.9 billion in upfront payment and $510 million earn-out. TerraForm was created by SunEdison to own and operate its solar power plants.
Private equity is betting that gas and oil—notrenewables like wind and solar—will continue to dominate as energy sources in 25 years.
BOSTON, Nov 14- Some of the hedge fund industry's most respected firms made bigger bets on a wide swatch of energy companies during the third quarter only to watch the stocks get pummeled by falling crude oil prices. Robert Citrone's Discovery Capital Management raised its holding in Texas oil driller Diamondback Energy by 20 percent to own 1.4 million shares...
SunPower CEO Tom Werner says he's optimistic about the company's future.
Greenlight Capital founder David Einhorn is tweaking his bets after losing money in a "frustrating" third quarter.
After stocks hit a new intraday high on Monday, the CNBC "Fast Money" traders share their best plays going forward.
Big name investors like Dan Loeb and David Einhorn helped raise $6 million to fight poverty at a charity event in New York City.
Where many investors saw turmoil in the stock market over the past few weeks, David Einhorn saw opportunity.
The falling cost of solar energy is key for a long growth trajectory, Ahmad Chatila, CEO and president of SunEdison, says.
Some of Monday's midday movers: