These broken records are starting to sound like a broken record.
(^GSPC) set its fifth straight historic high, and when the
National Bank of Greece
) jumps 22.77%, you know this rally really has legs. (Either that,
or the apocalypse is nigh.)
) surged 17.11% to a fresh peak, providing further proof
video games are actually good for you
Amid the bull run, investors had a serious beef with both
(WEN), which fell 5.56%, and
(MCD), whose 1.31% drop made it the
(^DJI) poorest performer. (They obviously never got the memo about
National Burger Month
.) Twenty-four hours after watchmaker
(FOSL) surged 9.01%,
(MANU) shed 1.76% on news its iconic manager - famous for
haranguing referees by
incessantly pointing at his wrist
- called time on his club after 27 years.
And New York's Lincoln Center, historic home to prima donna divas
including Maria Callas, appropriately hosted an even more outsized
collection of preening egos at the Ira Sohn hedge fund conference.
the billionaire advice was worth it
Today in economics, analysts expect March wholesale inventories to
pick up from February's pace at 10:00 a.m. Eastern. In earnings
(BID) are all due to release results.
Engineering & Construction
) is begun with a bullish Buy at Deutsche Bank. By contrast, the
broker has only a Hold on
) after a 31.45% stock price increase over the past 12 months.
(EVR): Shares are initiated with a Positive at Susquehanna.
(INFI): Wells Fargo assigns an Outperform.
(MMSI): The stock is a Hold at The Benchmark Company, whose target
is $10 due to limited earnings visibility.
Ocean Power Technologies
(OPTT): The microcap is a Strong Buy at Ascendiant Capital Markets,
whose price objective is $5. The broker says OPTT is significantly
(PF): The recent Initial Public Offering, whose brands include
Birds Eye and Aunt Jemima Vlasic, is begun with a Buy at Janney
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