Hess and Goldman Sachs climb; American Eagle, Autodesk fall

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

Hess Corp., up $6.91 to $55.96

The price of oil jumped as OPEC countries moved closer to a deal to cut production.

Goldman Sachs Group Inc., up $7.54 to $219.29

Banks climbed as members of President-elect Donald Trump's economic team talked about ways to make lending easier.

Duke Energy Corp., down $2.60 to $73.77

Bond yields rose and companies that pay large dividends similar to bonds, including REITs, traded lower.

Autodesk Inc., down $2.60 to $72.66

The design software company gave a weak revenue outlook for the current quarter.

Splunk Inc., up 24 cents to $57.62

The software company reported better third-quarter results than analysts had expected.

American Eagle Outfitters Inc., down $2.35 to $16.56

The teen clothing retailer forecast a disappointing profit in the current quarter, which includes the holiday shopping season.

Guidewire Software Inc., down $1.84 to $55.71

The provider of software to the insurance industry forecast weaker-than-expected profit and sales.

GoPro Inc., up 15 cents to $9.98

The company said holiday sales of its newest action video camera are strong, and said it will cut 200 jobs to reduce spending.

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

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