BUZZ-U.S. Stocks on the Move-Mobileye, CBD Energy, HFF, Intervest

Fri Aug 1, 2014 2:18pm EDT
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U.S. stock indexes fell on Friday. The Dow Jones industrial average was down 0.14 percent at 16,540.03 and the S&P 500 was down 0.02 percent at 1,930.36.

** TESLA MOTORS INC, $236.6144, +5.96 pct

The California-based maker of luxury electric cars said it expected to build more than 60,000 cars in 2015, after spending heavily this year to update and expand its Fremont assembly plant. Tesla CEO Elon Musk also said the company would fund 40-50 percent of the estimated $4 billion to $5 billion cost of building a new "gigafactory" to produce cheaper and more efficient battery packs for its future electric cars, including the $35,000 Model 3 range that is due in 2017.

** STRAYER EDUCATION INC, $7.94, +7.01 pct

The post-secondary education provider reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit.

At least three brokerages raised ratings on the company's stock. Deutsche Bank, Piper Jaffray and BMO Capital Markets also raised price targets.   Continued...