Dow Chemical and eBay are big market movers

Associated Press

NEW YORK (AP) -- Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:

NYSE

Dow Chemical Co., up $2.44 to $49.92

The specialty chemicals maker reported better-than-expected third-quarter profit, but revenue fell short of expectations.

Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc., down $8.74 to $109.87

The company's stock faced renewed pressure after being accused by a research firm of creating phantom pharmacies to fool auditors, which it denies.

Stanley Black & Decker Inc., up $7.32 to $105.47

The tool company reported better-than-expected third-quarter profit and revenue and gave an upbeat full-year outlook.

McDonald's Corp., up $8.33 to $110.87

The fast-food chain reported better-than-expected third-quarter profit and revenue as it introduces menu changes in the U.S.

eBay Inc., up $3.37 to $27.58

The e-commerce company reported better-than-expected third-quarter profit, while revenue met Wall Street expectations.

American Express Co., down $4.01 to $72.50

The credit card issuer and payments company reported worse-than-expected third-quarter profit and revenue and gave a weak forecast.

Texas Instruments Inc., up $6.19 to $58.09

The chipmaker reported better-than-expected third-quarter profit and revenue and gave an upbeat outlook for the current quarter.

Citrix Systems Inc., up $8.66 to $80.58

The cloud computing company reported better-than-expected third-quarter profit and revenue and issued an upbeat outlook.