Originally created 03/27/04

Big Movers in the Stock Market



NEW YORK -- Stocks that were moving substantially or trading heavily Friday on the New York Stock Exchange and Nasdaq Stock Market.

NYSE

Safeway Inc., down 31 cents at $20.16

A group of pension funds has banded together to call for the ouster of the supermarket chain's embattled chief executive and two other board members.

AMR Corp., up 43 cents at $12.08

The airline sector received a boost from falling oil prices.

ChevronTexaco Corp., up 66 cents at $85.34

A federal judge ruled the oil company could stand trial for civil damages on charges that its Nigerian subsidiary was linked to protester deaths in the late 1990s.

NASDAQ

Cisco Systems Inc., down 18 cents at $23.40

Piper Jaffray said the networking company was tracking ahead of its quarterly earnings estimates.

Intel Corp., down 41 cents at $27.38

The company declared a regular cash dividend of 4 cents per share.

Myogen Inc., down $5.54 at $10.50

The pharmaceutical company reported disappointing results from clinical trials of its heart drug candidate.