Nike, Western Digital rise; Stitch Fix, Steelcase fall

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

3M Co., down $2.83 to $159.51.

The maker of adhesives and protective equipment is considering selling its food safety business, according to media reports.

Lululemon Athletica Inc., up $3.17 to $316.77.

The athletic apparel company will resume stock buybacks.

Western Digital Corp., up $2.45 to $38.92.

The hard drive maker is forming separate business units for its Flash and HDD technology assets.

Stitch Fix Inc., down $4.87 to $26.51.

The online clothing retailer reported a surprisingly big fiscal fourth-quarter loss.

Steelcase Inc., down $1.51 to $9.84.

The office furniture maker gave investors a disappointing revenue forecast as orders decline in its fiscal third quarter.

Beazer Homes USA Inc., down 49 cents to $11.65.

The home builder said orders jumped 37% during the first two months of its fiscal fourth quarter.

Johnson & Johnson, up 23 cents to $144.44.

The health care company began a study of a potential COVID-19 vaccine with partner Janssen Pharmaceutical.

Nike Inc., up $10.24 to $127.11.

The world’s largest sports apparel maker handily beat Wall Street’s fiscal first-quarter profit forecasts on strong online sales.

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