Movers: Yahoo, Kohl's, Abercrombie, Nordsrom, BMC Software

Friday's stocks in the news

Yahoo (YHOO) sends a response letter to Carl Icahn, who Thursday launched a proxy contest to unseat YHOO's board, states Icahn's proxy campaign "reflects a significant misunderstanding of the facts about the Microsoft proposal and the diligence with which our board evaluated and responded to that proposal." The letter also states that the company is "willing to enter into any transaction that would maximize value for stockholders and provide them certainty of value."

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