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U.S. equity markets opened higher this morning on a day when most government offices and banks are closed in observance of Veteran’s Day. Asian markets were muddled this morning as reports came out...
U.S. equity markets opened lower this morning, but climbed out of their hole early with a boost from the strong showing on consumer sentiment. In Asia, China posted retail sales and industrial...
The three major U.S. stock indexes opened higher this morning as the eurozone PMI numbers came in slightly better than expected, but still with a contractionary direction (more coverage here)....
The stock market is up Monday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average up 1.10%, the Nasdaq up 0.70% and the S&P 500 up 0.94%. Today’s winners include a company getting bought out and an...
Ceradyne Inc. (NASDAQ: CRDN) shares jumped in premarket trading after 3M Co. (NYSE: MMM) announced that it plans to acquire the Costa Mesa, Calif.-based maker of ceramic products for about $860...
Shares opened lower this morning on continuing concern about European bank debt. The Case-Shiller report on housing contributed to the weakness and then the Conference Board’s Consumer Confidence...
An expected 27,000 attendees are spending a few days in Los Angeles at the Solar Power International 2010 conference and exhibit. There are about 1,100 exhibitors, with a few unusual suspects...
These are some of this Wednesday’s top analyst upgrades and downgrades seen from Wall Street research calls: AGCO Corp. (NASDAQ: AGCO) Raised to Buy at Stifel Nicolaus. BP plc (NYSE: BP) Raised...
These are this Wednesday’s top 10 seen analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations which we have seen from Wall Street research calls: AK Steel (NYSE: AKS) Raised to Buy at Citigroup. Apollo...
These are some of the top pre-market analyst downgrades and cautious research calls we have seen early this Wednesday morning: Ceradyne (CRDN) cut to Underperform at Wachovia; Cut to Accumulate at...
We are seeing many high volume price drops in actively traded shares today.  In most cases, the earnings are to blame, but there are other issues affecting some stocks as well.  Goldman...
These are some of the top analyst downgrades and negative calls we are seeing this Wednesday morning: Adolor (ADLR) Cut to Neutral at Piper Jaffray. Allscripts (MDRX) Cut to Neutral at Piper Jaffray....
These are not all of the downgrades or negative calls we have seen, but these are some calls moving shares this Monday morning: 51jobs (JOBS) Cut to Sell at Goldman Sachs. AU Optronics (AUO) Cut to...
There seemed to be more upgrades this morning than there were downgrades from Wall Street analysts.  Here is a snapshot of some of our key analyst calls we saw: Adobe Systems (NASDAQ: ADBE)...
This week is going to be the key earnings reporting week for companies tied to aerospace and defense sector stocks.  If there is one area that everyone is expecting to hold up, it is this...