Tuesday, December 04, 2012 4:34 pm
News Summary: Stocks little changed on Wall Street
By The Associated Press
BIG GAIN: Big Lots, a discount retailer, reported a loss that wasn't as bad as analysts had forecast and raised its full-year profit estimate. The stock gained $3.23, or 11.5 percent, to $31.27.
LOST APPETITE: Darden Restaurants, owner of the Olive Garden, Red Lobster and LongHorn Steakhouse restaurants was one of the day's big losers after the company cut its profit forecast for the year. The stock fell $5.02, or 7.5 percent, to $47.40.