NEW YORK — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday:

Weight Watchers International Inc., up $3.55 to $47.83.

The weight loss company said popular entertainer DJ Khaled will promote the company on social media.

Kohl’s Inc., up $2.12 to $56.35.

Retailers did better than the rest of the market on Tuesday.

Range Resources Corp., up 86 cents to $17.92.

Natural gas companies continued to rise as cold weather in the U.S. boosted the price of that fuel.

Weatherford International PLC, down 71 cents to $3.46.

The oilfield services company said it sold some U.S. assets to Schlumberger for $430 million.

Rent-A-Center Inc., down 62 cents to $10.48.

The furniture rental company said founder and CEO Mark Speese resigned and named former executive Mitchell Fadel as its new CEO.

Southern Co., down 92 cents to $47.17.

Utilities and other high-dividend companies lagged the market as bond yields rose.

Gilead Sciences Inc., up $2.46 to $74.10.

Drugmakers and medical device companies climbed as trading resumed after the New Years’ Day holiday.

Advanced Micro Devices Inc., up 70 to $10.98.

Chipmakers and other technology companies picked up where they left off in 2017 and kept rising Tuesday.

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