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BUFFALO STOCK INDEX DROPS

Buffalo stocks declined 1.5 percent this week, with Visteon Corp. falling and Hartmarx Corp. rising.

The Bloomberg Buffalo Index fell 3.0, or 1.5 percent, to 199.73 for the week. Forty-one stocks fell and 15 rose.

Visteon, the No. 2 U.S. maker of auto parts, led the decliners. The shares declined 80 cents, or 11 percent, to $10.04 after the company forecasted a bigger-than-expected loss for the third quarter. Astronics, an East Aurora-based maker of aircraft lighting systems, fell 47 cents, or 8.8 percent, to $4.87.

Hartmarx, a maker of men's tailored suits under brands including Hickey-Freeman, led the index's gainers. Its shares rose 62 cents, or 9 percent, to $7.52. Financial Institutions rose $1.60, or 7.7 percent, to $22.58.

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