Kohl's and Apple slump, Monsanto and Jack in the Box climb

NEW YORK, N.Y. – Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq stock market


Monsanto Co., up $7.58 to $97.92

News reports said German conglomerate Bayer might make an offer to buy the agribusiness giant.

Kohl’s Corp., down $3.55 to $35.15

The department store said its sales dropped and its income was weighed down by high costs.

Party City Holdco Inc., up 30 cents to $13.45

The party supplies retailer and wholesaler reported a smaller-than-expected loss and maintained its projections for the year.

Infoblox Inc., up $3.73 to $19.04

According to news reports, a private equity firm offered to buy the data security company.


Apple Inc., down $2.17 to $90.34

Tech stocks moved lower as Apple slipped to its lowest price in two years.

CPI Card Group Inc., down $3.65 to $4.01

The payment card company said credit card companies aren’t buying and issuing as many of the cards as expected.

Jack in the Box Inc., up $9.88 to $75.02

The burger chain reported strong results, including better sales at its Qdoba Mexican restaurants.

CA Inc., up $1.52 to $31.48

The IT management software maker reported strong fourth-quarter results and forecast a bigger-than-expected annual profit.