JC Penney, Electronic Arts are big market movers

JC Penney, Western Union, Agilent and Electronic Arts are big market movers

Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:

NYSE

J.C. Penney Co. Inc., up 34 cents to $9.03

Big investors saw something in the retailer last quarter, as Jana Partners, Highfields, and Farallon bought sizeable stakes.

Mead Johnson Nutrition Co., up $3.97 to $84.85

China eases its decades-old one-child rule for families, a potential windfall for the global pediatric nutrition company.

The Western Union Co., down 75 cents to $16.70

The Wall Street Journal reported the CIA is building a database of international money transfers, the company's specialty.

Agilent Technologies Inc., up $4.39 to $54.93

The scientific instrument maker topped investor expectations for the fourth quarter, though net income and revenue faded.

Nasdaq

Vanda Pharmaceuticals Inc., up $1.55 to $14.59

Advisers to the Food and Drug Administration recommended approval for the pharmaceutical company's potential sleep disorder drug.

Electronic Arts Inc., down $1.90 to $24.06

Video game sales rose for the third month, but there are signs that the gamemaker's "Battlefield 4" isn't selling.

Gogo Inc., down 74 cents to $28.06

Morgan Stanley downgrades shares of the in-flight connectivity company saying that risks to the business aren't accounted for in the stock price.

Cell Therapeutics Inc., up 12 cents to $1.87

The pharmaceutical announces that it has entered into a licensing agreement with Baxter International for the development of pacritinib, a potential treatment for the bone marrow disease myelofibrosis.

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