NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Wednesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:
Greenbrier Cos., up $6.90 to $64.61
The railroad operator reported better-than-expected third-quarter profit and raised its earnings outlook for the full year.
Constellation Brands Inc., up $2.07 to $90.45
The alcoholic beverage company reported better-than-expected quarterly profit and increased its full-year earnings outlook.
Martin Marietta Materials Inc., down $4.94 to $127.06
The construction and building-materials company completed its buyout of Texas Industries Inc., expanding its potential market.
Harley-Davidson Inc., down $2.53 to $67.80
Raymond James analysts lowered their ratings and outlook on the motorcycle maker, citing survey results showing slower sales growth.
Vitacost.com Inc., up $1.69 to $7.97
Supermarket chain Kroger Inc. is buying the online vitamin and supplements seller in a deal valued at about $280 million.
Shutterfly Inc. up $6.49 to $50
Bloomberg News reported that the online photo-printing service is up for sale and it hired Qatalyst Partners to help find a buyer.
WebMD Health Corp., up $2.21 to $52.06
Analysts at Stifel upgraded their rating on the provider of online health information, citing advertising revenue growth.
Jazz Pharmaceuticals PLC, up $10.56 to $162.02
The drug developer bought the U.S. rights to sell defibrotide, a treatment for a severe blood flow condition, from Sigma-Tau.
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