Lennar, Box, Monsanto, Netflix and Freeport-McMoRan are big market movers

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Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Wednesday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:


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Lennar Corp., up $2.06 cents to $51.06

The homebuilder reported better-than-expected fiscal second-quarter profit and revenue on a boost in home sales and prices.

Monsanto Co., down $6.46 to $106.32

The agriculture products company reported better-than-expected fiscal third-quarter profit, but revenue fell short of forecasts.

Freeport-McMoRan Inc., up 45 cents to $20.56

The copper, gold and natural resources mining company's Freeport -McMoRan Oil & Gas unit filed for an initial public offering.

Ford Motor Co., up 21 cents to $15.50

The automobile maker is launching a car-sharing program in six U.S. cities and London, allowing people to defray vehicle costs.

Box Inc., up 98 cents to $18.53

The cloud computing content and storage company will team with IBM in a deal for product development and consulting services.


Netflix Inc., down $2.58 to $678.61

The Internet video service will execute a seven-for-one stock split next month, following a vote to boost the share count.

Catalyst Pharmaceuticals Inc., up 14 cents to $4.13

The biotechnology company said a potential Tourette's Disorder treatment showed promising results in a proof-of-concept study.

Parexel International Corp., down $5.61 to $66.96

The clinical research outsourcing company cut its guidance and announced a restructuring plan, partly citing currency swings.