Thursday, October 10, 2013 5:36 pm
Ruby Tuesday and OfficeMax are big market movers
The Associated Press
Ruby Tuesday Inc., down $1.29 at $6.26
The casual restaurant chain posted a fiscal first-quarter loss due to a weak economy that's keeping people away from its restaurants.
OfficeMax Inc., up 95 cents at $13.26
A Janney analyst gave the office supply retailer's stock a "Buy" rating citing the costs it will save when it merges with Office Depot.
The Buckle Inc., down $4.49 at $47.17
The teen clothing retailer said that sales in stores open at least a year fell 4.5 percent in the 5-week period ending Oct. 5.
Quest Diagnostics Inc., down $3.04 at $58.66
The medical lab operator forecast disappointing third-quarter results as demand weakened in the latter part of the quarter.
Marriott Vacations Worldwide Corp., up $2.50 at $47
The timeshare company's third-quarter net income rose thanks to stronger results from its rental and resort-management businesses.
Acura Pharmaceuticals Inc., up 19 cents at $1.88
The drug developer reached a settlement with two generic drugmakers over future sales of new versions of Pfizer Inc.'s painkiller Oxecta.
Fred's Inc., up 66 cents at $15.84
The discount store operator said that sales at stores open at least a year rose 2.8 percent in September compared with a year ago.
Hub Group Inc., down $2.26 at $35.05
The transportation-management company posted third-quarter and annual profit outlooks below analysts' forecasts.