Infosys came off its lows after it said it reached a $34 million visa settlement with the Department of Justice.
Hess fell after the oil and natural gas producer reported a lower-than-expected third-quarter profit as unrest in Libya and asset sales pressured production.
Spirit Airlines dropped despite posting better-than-expected quarterly earnings and revenue.
Volkswagen moved higher as operating profits rose on slower sales.
BorgWarner lost ground despite a 65 percent rise in profits. The maker of automotive turbochargers and emission systems also raised its full-year forecast.
Sprint moved higher despite posting a third quarter revenue decline as the company maintained its financial targets for 2013.
Range Resources rose after the oil and gas company posted better-than-expected third-quarter earnings
Questcor Pharmaceuticals fell after the drugmaker revealed that federal regulators have joined an ongoing investigation of the company.
Coleman Cable rose on a Reuters report it's exploring a sale.
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—By CNBC's Rich Fisherman.
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