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Midday movers: Facebook, MFC Industries, FMC & More

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Take a look at some of Monday's midday movers:

MFC Industrial - Shares jumped 10 percent after the commodity supplier said it would acquire FESIL Group, a producer of ferrosilicon, an alloy in making steel and cast iron, for approximately $82 million.

Alexion Pharmaceuticals - Shares rose 6.1 percent after the drug manufacturer upwardly revised its profit and sales forecast for the year after France agreed to hike reimbursement payments for the company's lead drug, Soliris.

FMC - Shares gained 5.8 percent after the chemical manufacturer said it would divide into two publicly traded companies, one a minerals business and the other its agricultural solutions, health and nutrition business.