Originally created 06/26/04

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

Arbitron Inc., down $2.92 at $36.75

The company lowered its 2004 outlook after it lost a major contract for its television ratings services.

Campbell Soup Co., up 55 cents at $26.77

The canned soup company said it will cut jobs and add new products to boost its bottom line.

EDO Corp, up 99 cents at $24.30

The company received a contract for a Marine Corps communications system worth up to $240 million.

NASDAQ

AaiPharma Inc., down 29 cents at $5.26

The pharmaceutical company posted a wider-than-expected loss for the third quarter.

Bassett Furniture Industries Inc., up 62 cents at $18.53

The furniture maker beat Wall Street estimates on its quarterly earnings by 3 cents per share.

Taser International Inc., up $6.67 at $42.09

The company is planning a consumer version of its non-lethal weapon.