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U.S. Late-Day Stock Moves: AA, BHF, COHR, NRG, PLUG

Daniel SmootStansberry NewsWire

Advances:

  • Alcoa (AA) +7.5%. AA shares were upgraded from "hold" to "buy" at Deutsche Bank.
  • Brighthouse Financial (BHF) +3.9%. BHF shares trended higher after the company released distributable earnings scenarios.
  • Coherent (COHR) +3.2%. COHR received an acquisition from Lumentum.

Declines:

  • NRG Energy (NRG) -16.5%. NRG withdrew its full-year 2021 outlook.
  • Plug Power (PLUG) -8.1%. PLUG said its 2018 and 2019 financial numbers should not be relied on.
  • AbbVie (ABBV) -5.3%. ABBV announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration extended its review period for its arthritis treatment.
  • Coupa Software (COUP) -5.1%. COUP's first-quarter guidance disappointed.
  • Teladoc (TDOC) -4.6%. Deutsche Bank cut its price target for TDOC.
  • Uber Technologies (UBER) -4.5%. UBER announced it will reclassify more than 70,000 U.K. drivers, providing them with employee benefits.