Among the stock activity stories for Friday, Nov. 16, from AP Business News:
— Sears Holdings Corp. shares fell after the department store posted an adjusted third-quarter loss due to tumbling sales at Kmart and Sears stores.
— Shares of OfficeMax Inc. rose sharply after wood products company Boise Cascade LLC filed for an initial public offering. The office supplies retailer has a stake in Boise Cascade.
— Dell Inc. shares hit their lowest point in more than three and a half years on concerns about its ability to quickly transition away from the declining PC market.