Stocks surged early in the day, rebounding from a big sell-off on Monday after the Chinese central bank said it was cutting interest rates to shore up its economy.
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Here's a look at how local companies fared today.
- Red Hat, Inc (RHT): -$0.07 (-0.10%) closing at $68.96
- Quintiles Transnational Holdings Inc. (Q): $0.77 (+1.10%) closing at $71.01
- Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. (MLM): -0.48 (-0.31%) closing at $154.34
- Cree, Inc. (CREE): $-0.88 (-3.34%) closing at $25.43
- Highwoods Properties Inc. (HIW): -$1.06 (-2.75%) closing at $37.45
- First Citizens Bancshares Inc. (FCNCA): -$3.73 (-1.62%) closing at $226.05
- INC Research Holdings, Inc. (INCR): $0.84 (+2.10%) closing at $40.80
- PRA Health Sciences, Inc. (PRAH): 1.81 (+5.14%) closing at $37.03
- Ply Gem Holdings, Inc (PGEM): -$0.24 (-1.89%) closing at $12.45
- BioCryst Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (BCRX): -$0.52 (-4.57%) closing at $10.87
The Dow Jones industrial average fell 204.78, or 1.3 percent, to 15,666.44 The Standard & Poor's 500 index dropped 25.60 points, or 1.4 percent, to 1,867.62. The Nasdaq composite dropped 19.76 points, or 0.4 percent, to 4,506.49.
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