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Movers roundup: Vivus, Align Technology

The Associated Press

Among the stock activity stories for Thursday, Oct. 18, from AP Business News:

— Shares of Vivus Inc. fell after an analyst said Wall Street may be over-estimating gains from initial sales of the drug developer's obesity treatment Qsymia.

— Shares of Align Technology Inc. fell as the maker of the Invisalign clear braces system offered soft outlooks for its third and fourth quarters.

— Shares of Aegerion Pharmaceuticals Inc. climbed after the company said a Food and Drug Administration panel recommended that its cholesterol disorder drug lomitapide be approved.