Guidewire Software's stock also jumped after reporting adjusted earnings 24 cents per share, beating the 15 cents per share expected by analysts, according to the Associated Press. Guidewire makes software for the insurance industry.
Weatherford International's stock slid after it announced an 80-million share public offering to pay down debt and buy additional shares, the company said in a statement. The oil company's move comes as other energy firms, like Marathon, offer more shares amid historically low oil prices.
Shares of CSX Corp moved higher after reports the real estate and railway holding company rebuffed a January takeover bid from Canadian Pacific Railway. Canadian Pacific has been eyeing rail carriers in Eastern North America as it looks to build a transnational railway, according to The Wall Street Journal.