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(AP) Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Friday:
Ford Motor Co., up 15 cents to $ 12.72
The auto maker said its sales grew 6 percent in June on stronger sales of its F-Series pickup.
Micron Technology Inc., down $ 1.26 to $ 12.50
The memory chip maker posted soft sales, gave a weak forecast, and said it will cut jobs.
Netflix Inc., up $ 5.19 to $ 96.67
Consumer companies led stocks higher Friday.
Williams Cos., down $ 1.07 to $ 20.56
Six directors resigned from the pipeline company’s board.
Alcoa Inc., up 28 cents to $ 9.55
Mining companies climbed as the prices of gold, silver and other metals increased.
Franklin Covey Co., down $ 1.47 to $ 13.86
The corporate training and consultancy company reported weak quarterly results.
Honeywell International Inc., up 18 cents to $ 116.50
The conglomerate said it will buy Intelligrated, a warehouse automation company, for $ 1.5 billion.
OraSure Technologies Inc., up 29 cents to $ 6.20
The company said it ended a marketing deal with AbbVie, which was promoting its OraQuick hepatitis C test.