Healthcare Business

52-Week High Club (MMM, COO)

3M Company (NYSE: MMM) rose nearly 4% to a yearly high of $79.93 after the Post-It Notes maker was upgraded to “buy” by Jeffrey Sprague of Citigroup.

The Cooper Companies Inc (NYSE: COO) surged over 13% to a yearly high of $38.33 after the maker of optical lenses, surgical instruments and diagnostic products forecast 2010 earnings of $2.45 per share, beating analysts estimates.

Garrett W. McIntyre