On the upside
Buckingham initiated coverage of Constellation Brands (NYSE: STZ) with a Buy rating.
Christopher & Banks (NYSE: CBK) lifted its fourth quarter same store sales growth forecast.
On the downside
Shares of Trina Solar (NYSE: TSL) fell after the World Bank cut the growth forecast for China. Chipotle Mexican Grill (NYSE: CMG) blamed higher food costs for forecasting fourth quarter earnings below analyst expectations.
Crocs (Nasdaq: CROX) warned that the holiday shopping season was difficult for the maker of colorful plastic footwear.
In the broad market, declining issues outpaced advancers by a margin of nearly 7 to 5 on the NYSE and by more than 7 to 5 on Nasdaq. The broader S&P 500 index edged up a fraction to 1473.