Here are some of the day’s biggest movers: Stock gainers: Shares of Endeavor Group Holdings Inc.
surged more than 24% after private-equity giant Silver Lake said it was considering a plan to take the sports and entertainment company private, right after Endeavor said it was seeking strategic alternatives for itself as investors are not valuing it correctly.
rose more than 4% as the technology giant’s results came in ahead of forecast. Shares of ServiceNow Inc.
jumped more than 4% after a strong subscription sales quarter. Willis Tower Watson PLC’s stock
is up more than 11% following the company’s third-quarter results. Stock decliners: Meta Platforms Inc.
shares fell more than 4% after the firm’s CFO warned of slower advertising revenues in the fourth quarter, following the publication of analyst beating results in the third quarter that showed rising digital-advertising revenue. Arista Networks Inc.‘s stock
dropped more than 8%, while Nvidia Corp.‘s stock
was down more than 3%, after Meta came out with a lower capital-spending outlook than analysts had been modeling for next year. Mattel Inc.‘s stock
fell more than 7% even as the toy maker beat analysts expectations in the third quarter after warning of slower demand during the holiday season. Whirlpool Corp. shares
fell more than 15% after the appliances maker beat Wall Street expectations for its third quarter but lowered its per-share earnings guidance for the year. Shares of Align Technology Inc.
sunk more than 24% after the Invisalign orthodontics maker posted quarterly earnings that trailed expectations. After making initial gains Thursday, Ford Motor Co. stock fell more than 1.5% after the United Auto Workers said it reached a pay deal with the automaker, which also reports results after the closing bell. Imax Corp. stock IMAX pulled back after initial gains, and is down 0.5% after the high-end movie theater operator reported third-quarter results that beat analysts’ top and bottom line estimates Wednesday.