Coupa Software, Glaukos rise; Occidental Petroleum falls
NEW YORK — Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Wednesday:
EQT Corp., up 57 cents to $46. The natural gas company has announced that it will purchase pipeline assets and increase its stock buyback program.
Coupa Software Inc., up $10 to $65.82. The software company reported strong financial results for the second quarter.
HealthEquity Inc., up 64 cents to $64.08.
The provider of services to manage healthcare HTML3_ accounts has increased its revenue forecast for the year.
Occidental Petroleum Corp., down $1. 45 to $65.43.
Energy stocks fell with falling oil prices.
Target Corp. up $7 21 to $170.79. The retailer has decided to reduce the mandatory retirement age of its CEO to $100. This will allow Brian Cornell to continue his tenure for three years.
United Parcel Service Inc., up 33 cents to $196.29.
The package delivery service plans to hire more than 100,000 extra workers to help handle an increase in packages during the critical holiday season.
Glaukos Corp., up $8. 91 to $57.01. The drug developer provided investors with an encouraging update about a possible treatment for glaucoma.
Academy Sports & Outdoors Inc. has increased $5 88 to $47.81.
The sporting goods retailer beat Wall Street’s second-quarter earnings predictions.
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