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Pfizer and GM are big market movers

February 3, 2014

NEW YORK (AP) Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Monday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market : NYSE Herbalife Ltd. , up $4.65 to $69.02 The nutritional supplements company's preliminary fourth-quarter results top expectations. General Motors Co. , down 83 cents to $35.25 U.S. sales fell 12 percent last month as harsh, winter weather kept customers out of auto dealerships in several regions. Pfizer Inc. , up 20 cents to $30.60 The drug maker's breast cancer drug palbociclib, which could bring in $5 billion in annual sales, did well in a mid-stage trial. Nasdaq Jos. A Bank Clothiers Inc. , down $2.83 to $53.39 The retailer continues to resist takeover attempts by Men's Wearhouse and raised antitrust questions about the proposed deal. Mattel Inc , down $1.79 to $36.05 An analyst at B. Riley & Co cut her rating and price target on the toy maker's stock after a disappointing holiday quarter FireEye Inc. , down $6.47 to $66.52 The software security company filed a statement with U.S. regulators for a proposed public offering of its common stock. Taser International Inc. , up 84 cents to $16.90 Shares of the personal defense gadget maker rally ahead of being added to the Standard & Poors SmallCap 600 index. .


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Source: Associated Press


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