Citigroup, Exxon Mobil plunge, Newmont soars

NEW YORK (AP) " Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Friday:

Citigroup Inc., down $4.16 to $40.30

Bank shares plunged as Britain's vote to leave the European Union sparked a global market sell-off.

Exxon Mobil Corp., down $2.41 to $89.39

Oil shares posted steep losses as the price of crude tumbled.

Newmont Mining Corp., up $1.80 to $37.19

Shares in the gold miner soared along with the price of the precious metal.

Duke Energy Corp., up 38 cents to $82.43

Utilities shares fared relatively well as investors sought stable sectors to ride out the market turbulence.

Verizon Communications Inc., down 24 cents to $54.43

Phone companies held up well during the broad market downturn as investors favored high-dividend stocks.

Altria Group Inc., up 71 cents to $67.02

Tobacco companies also held their own following the British vote to leave the EU.

Sonic Corp., down $2.79 to $27.56

The Oklahoma-based restaurant chain predicted sales that were lower than analysts were expecting.

CF Industries Holdings Inc., down $2.21 to $25.43

The company, which makes fertilizers and other products, was among the many basic materials companies to post hefty losses.

This story has been automatically published from the Associated Press wire which uses US spellings

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