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Movers roundup: DirecTV, Krispy Kreme

The Associated Press

Among the stock activity stories for Friday, March 15, from AP Business News:

— Shares of satellite broadcaster DirecTV rose after the company confirmed that it has dropped out of the bidding for Vivendi GVT, a Brazilian phone and Internet company.

— Shares of Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Inc. fell after the doughnut company issued a forecast for its fiscal 2014 that fell short of Wall Street expectations.