Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Monday:
Harris Corp., up $18.38 to $173.25
The defense contractor said it will combine with competitor L3 Technologies in an all-stock deal.
Autodesk Inc., down $3.58 to $134.60
Technology companies continued to fall after last week’s steep losses.
Dollar Tree Inc., down 17 cents to $80.97
Retailers and sellers of non-essentials fell after the Commerce Department reported weak growth in retail sales.
Bank of America Corp., down 54 cents to $27.92
The bank reported improved earnings and sales, but its loan growth fell short of expectations.
Occidental Petroleum Corp., down $4.72 to $72.24
The company said it will not seek a contract extension for an offshore oilfield near Qatar.
EQT Corp., up $1.55 to $46.95
Natural gas companies rose as the price of the fuel continued to climb.
Boston Properties Inc., up $1.28 to $115.98
Real estate investment trusts and other high-dividend stocks continued to hold up better than the rest of the market.
Newmont Mining Corp., up 62 cents to $32.66
Mining companies rose as gold, silver and copper prices jumped.
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