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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alcatel-Lucent, Bed Bath & Beyond, J.C. Penney and More

The first full trading week of 2014 is bringing many analyst outlook changes on key stocks. This is at the same time that investors are continuing to position themselves for ...
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Top 10 Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apache, Nokia, Verizon and More

Labor Day is behind us and attendance should be starting back with interest in the markets again. Each morning 24/7 Wall St. reviews literally dozens and dozens of Wall Street ...
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UBS Retail Stocks to Buy, Focus Is Online Sales Leaders

The two main reasons people argue for online sales tax is they say that it is unfair to the bricks-and-mortar companies, and it will raise more tax revenue. In the ...
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Williams-Sonoma Faces Pottery Barn Kids Crib Bumpers Recall

Williams-Sonoma Inc. (NYSE: WSM) is in the news today, although not for the usual great news that the public has come to expect. The company's Pottery Barn Kids has announced ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — March 21, 2013: Markets Slide on Europe Fears (FDX, WSM, YHOO, BKW, HON, ORCL, JBL, TUMI, KBH, LULU, MOV, ROST, MU, NKE, SLW, VRNG, DRI, TIF, AFFY, ACAD)

U.S. equity markets opened lower this morning and trailed slowly downward all day. The situation in Cyprus was unchanged this morning (more coverage here). In Europe, both manufacturing and non-manufacturing ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades (BKW, DOV, FDX, HON, ITW, INTC, IFF, LM, LIFE, MMM, ORCL, WSM, WETF, YHOO)

Investors and traders seem to constantly look for new good research-driven ideas for stocks to buy and for stocks to sell. Some of these come from independent research firms and ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — March 20, 2013: Markets Open Higher, Hold Gains on FOMC Statement (ZNGA, DE, BBY, AAPL, BBRY, ADBE, CTAS, FTEK, WSM, FDX, GIS, LEN, ORCL, JBL, TUMI, KBH, LULU, MOV, ROST, OMPI, VRX, AFFY)

U.S. equity markets opened higher this morning and maintained the upside, anticipating that today’s FOMC statement would not provoke any surprises. And the markets were not surprised (more coverage here). ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — March 19, 2013: Market Closes Mixed Without Solution in Cyprus (JNPR, RIO, CHK, EBAY, EA, FF, SBLK, FDS, WAG, ADBE, CTAS, FTEK, WSM, FDX, GIS, LEN, AFFY, S, HAL, SLB)

U.S. equity markets opened higher this morning but worries about a resolution to the banking crisis in Cyprus soon took over and pushed shares down. In other parts of Europe, ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades (BIDU, BBVA, BBBY, CIT, CLWR, DHI, HMY, HGG, KBH, M, MRVL, PHM, RYL, SD, SWC, TGT, TOL, UNH, WSM, ZNGA)

These are some of this Tuesday's top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen from Wall St. research calls. Baidu Inc. (NASDAQ: BIDU) cut to Market Perform at Raymond James and ...
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Retail Stocks Not Sharing Equally in Today’s Surge

Retailers do not appear to be headed for uniformly upbeat sales increases in December. Research firm Retail Metrics has dropped its forecast for a same-store sales increase by another 10 ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades (AAPL, BBD, BSBR, RATE, BSX, CNK, DECK, DELL, DUK, ELX, LULU, OXY, QLGC, RGC, RIMM, TEVA, VZ, WSM)

These are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen in Wall St. research calls this Monday. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) reiterated Buy with $800 target and raised ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — November 19, 2012: Markets Ride High All Day (LH, HAL, RMBS, MO, WSM, LOW, TSN, BRCD, JACK, KKD, QIHU, SCVL, BBY, BWS, CPB, HNZ, HPQ, TECD, BMTI, WMGI, DMND, AAPL)

U.S. equity markets opened higher this morning following comments after Friday’s meeting between President Obama and Congressional leaders to discuss ways of dodging the fiscal cliff. Some were also expecting ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades (A, MO, BAC, BCS, CPHD, DF, DNR, HAL, JCI, LH, LYG, RMBS, SWIR, VMI, WSM)

These are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen in Wall St. research calls this Monday. Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) raised to Buy at Goldman Sachs. ...
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Best Buy and the “Great Woman” Theory of Business Success

Shares of Best Buy Co. Inc. (NYSE: BBY) rose as much as 4% after an announcement that Sharon McCollam, who used to be the director, executive vice president, chief operating ...
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Today’s Best Market Rumors (11/12/2012) Best Buy CFO

Updated throughout the day on the 24/7 Wall St. Wire: No individuals will be charged in the mortgage fraud investigation of J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM). (WSJ) Several ...
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