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BUZZ-U.S. STOCKS ON THE MOVE-Valeant, CECO Environmental, Container Store, DaVita, Humana

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U.S. stocks stalled in late morning trading on Wednesday as weak oil prices
weighed on energy stocks and doubts over a Republican tax plan and the broader
outlook for U.S. growth hurt banks.
  At 11:39 ET, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 0.13 percent at
23,527.56. The S&P 500 was down 0.10 percent at 2,587.93 and the Nasdaq
Composite was down 0.01 percent at 6,767.051.
 The top three S&P 500 percentage gainers:
 ** DXC Technology Co, up 6 pct
 ** Activision Blizzard Inc, up 4.9 pct
 ** H & R Block Inc, up 3.5 pct
 The top three S&P 500 percentage losers:
 ** Davita Inc, down 10.2 pct
 ** CSRA Inc, down 7 pct
 ** Humana Inc, down 5.4 pct
 The top three NYSE percentage gainers:
 ** MBIA Inc, up 32.2 pct
 ** Container Store, up 29.2 pct
 ** Invacare Corp, up 17.6 pct
 The top three NYSE percentage losers:
 ** Vitamin Shoppe, down 19.8 pct
 ** Flotek Inds, down 17.1 pct
 ** Lendingclub Corp, down 17 pct
 The top three Nasdaq percentage gainers:
 ** Oncosec Medical Inc, up 74.9 pct
 ** KBS Fashion Group Ltd, up 72.8 pct
 ** Forterra Inc, up 36 pct
 The top three Nasdaq percentage losers:
 ** Ceco Environmental Corp, down 31.7 pct
 ** Redhill Biopharma, down 29.7 pct
 ** Endologix Inc, down 14.3 pct
 ** Snap Inc: down 15.5 pct
 BUZZ-Street View: Snap reels under stiff competition, ad headwinds
 BUZZ-Snap Inc: Tencent picks up stake; shares rebound from 20 pct plunge

 ** Wendy's Co: down 3.5 pct
 BUZZ-Wendy's Co: Shares slip as hurricanes bear down on Q3 sales
 UPDATE 1-Hurricane headwinds hamper Wendy's same-store sales, forecast

 ** Time Warner: down 2.9 pct
 BUZZ-Time Warner: Timing of takeover by AT&T uncertain
 UPDATE 1-AT&T says timing of Time Warner deal closing now uncertain

 ** Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc: up 2.8 pct
 BUZZ-Regeneron rises on Q3 beat
 UPDATE 2-Regeneron profit, revenue beat on Eylea, Dupixent sales
 ** Valeant Inc: up 5.8 pct
 BUZZ-Valeant: Set for best 4-day winning streak since April
 ** Container Store Group: up 29.2 pct
 BUZZ-Container Store Group: Surges after beat-and-raise Q3
 ** Prothena Corp: down 8.1 pct
 BUZZ-Prothena Corp: Kerrisdale goes short, follows Muddy Waters
 ** Vitamin Shoppe: down 19.8 pct
 BUZZ-Vitamin Shoppe: Sinks to record low after another weak quarter

 ** Digital Ally Inc: up 33.3 pct
 BUZZ-Digital Ally Inc: Surges on sale plan
 ** Ltd: down 13.3 pct Ltd: Plunges as profit misses estimates
 ** Match Group Inc: up 11.2 pct
 BUZZ-Match Group Inc: Hits record high after upbeat forecast
 ** National CineMedia: down 7.8 pct
 BUZZ-National CineMedia shares slide further on JP Morgan downgrade

 ** CECO Environmental Corp: down 31.7 pct
 BUZZ-CECO Environmental Corp: Tanks after Q3 miss
 ** EXCO Resources: down 36.4 pct
 BUZZ-EXCO Resources hits rock bottom on chapter 11 talk
 ** Flotek Inds: down 17.1 pct
 BUZZ-Flotek Inds: Q3 revenue, profit miss drags stock to 6-yr low
 ** Ophthotech Corp: up 27.1 pct
 BUZZ-Ophthotech Corp: Quarterly collaboration revenue jumps
 ** Oncosec Medical Inc: up 74.9 pct
 BUZZ-Oncosec Medical: Surges on positive cancer drug update
 ** Humana Inc: down 5.4 pct
 BUZZ-Humana: Set for worst day in a year after warning on 2018 earnings

 UPDATE 2-Humana profit tops estimates on Medicare Advantage strength

 ** Synaptics Inc: up 13.1 pct
 BUZZ-Synaptics Inc: Up on Q1 beat
 ** Fossil Group Inc: down 13.1 pct
 BUZZ-Fossil Group Inc: Forecast pulls down shares
 ** Take Two Interactive Software Inc: up 11.5 pct
 BUZZ-Take Two Interactive Software Inc: Surges on strong Q3
 UPDATE 1-Take-Two's holiday-qtr sales view tops estimates, shares rise

 ** LendingClub Corp: down 17.0 pct
 BUZZ-LendingClub: Weak forecast prompts scramble to trim PTs
 UPDATE 1-LendingClub forecasts 4th-qtr loss, shares plummet
 ** Vical Inc: up 12.7 pct
 BUZZ-Vical Inc: Surges after stock offering priced at a premium
 ** Izea Inc: up 26.9 pct
 BUZZ-Izea Inc: Rises on strong Q3
 ** HTG Molecular Diagnostics: up 8.4 pct
 BUZZ-HTG Molecular Diagnostics: Jumps on Q3 revenue beat
 ** Allegheny Technologies: down 5.9 pct
 BUZZ-Allegheny Technologies: Down on stock offering
 ** DaVita Inc: down 10.2 pct
 BUZZ-DaVita: Hits 4-year low after 'another tough quarter' for key unit

 UPDATE 2-Dialysis provider DaVita swings to loss on impairment charge

 ** Zillow Group: up 0.8 pct
 BUZZ-Zillow Group: up on earnings beat
 ** Voyager Therapeutics: down 4.6 pct
 BUZZ-Voyager Therapeutics: Down on discounted stock offering
 ** Coherent Inc: up 8.5 pct
 BUZZ-Coherent: Jumps on strong Q4 profit, revenue
 ** Ocular Therapeutix Inc: down 8.4 pct
 BUZZ-Ocular Therapeutix Inc: Down after Q3 results
 ** MannKind Corp: down 9.5 pct
 BUZZ-MannKind Corp: Posts Q3 results below estimates
 ** Applied Optoelectronics: up 11.3 pct
 BUZZ-Applied Optoelectronics: Q3 revenue, profit top estimates
 ** Redhill Biopharma: down 29.7 pct
 BUZZ-Redhill Biopharma: Hits record low after offering priced
 The 11 major S&P 500 sectors:
 Consumer Discretionary             down 0.05 pct
 Consumer Staples                   up 0.72 pct
 Energy                             down 0.43 pct
 Financial                          down 0.89 pct
 Health                             down 0.04 pct
 Industrial                         down 0.24 pct
 Information Technology             up 0.16 pct
 Materials                          down 0.16 pct
 Real Estate                        up 0.70 pct
 Teleservices                       down 0.60 pct
 Utilities                          down 0.48 pct
 (Compiled by Akshara P)