SunPower, markets fall

San Jose-based SunPower Corp. (SPWR) had fallen by more than 4.5 percent shortly after the close of trading Thursday, the largest move seen among local stocks tracked by the Examiner. SanDisk Corp. (SNDK) also fell, by more than 3.5 percent.

Maxim Integrated Products Inc. (MXIM) rose more than 1.2 percent and Salesforce.com Inc. (CRM) rose by more than 0.2 percent.

The markets were down overall Thursday afternoon, with the Dow Jones down by more than 1.4 percent, the Nasdaq by more than 1.7 percent, and the S&P 500 by more than 1.4 percent.

Companies in the news included San Francisco-based Gap Inc. (BPS), which recalled jackets over a possible entrapment hazard.

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