Monday's midday movers: Exxon, Delta & more

Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.
Brendan McDermid | Reuters
Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

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

Exxon Mobil moved higher on better-than-expected quarterly earnings.

Energy stocks including Chevron, Denbury Resources, Chesapeake Energy, QEP Resources, and Pioneer Resources all gained ground as oil prices rose. Energy is the leading sector in the S&P 500.

American, Delta, United and Southwest all traded lower as oil prices rose.

Walgreens Alliance Boots traded higher on a rumor that ex-Gap CEO Glenn Murphy will become the company's new CEO.

Ardelyx plummeted after the firm said its kidney drug led to higher than expected levels of diarrhea in a mid-stage study. The company now has a market cap of $352 million.

Lululemon fell on news its founder Chip Wilson has resigned from the company's board.

Electronic Arts declined. Chief Operating Officer Peter Moors sold $1.6 million of stock days after the video game maker posted a strong third-quarter earnings beat.