These are dark days for the delightfully named Mr. Light, who
plausibly suggested that a
precipitous decline in the hours of daylight
could be one cause for September having historically been the
single scariest month in the market. Thus far in 2013, the
(INDEXSP:.INX) has risen in every single September session, in a
winning streak that now stands at six straight. As the wealth
disparity in America reached
levels last seen in 1928
(INDEXDJX:.DJI) - which became a 30-member index that year -
announced dramatic a reshuffle. Out went
which helped make the Twin Towers stand tall
) dropping 1.45% to an all-time low, it was a decidedly unlucky day
for the chemical element with the atomic number 13.
), whose new "unapologetically plastic" iPhone can be pre-ordered
on Friday the 13th, didn't help matters, and promptly tumbled
), which surged 6.73%, enjoyed a better day. Its name, of course,
emblazoned the world's tallest building beginning in 1974. An honor
previously held, for one brief shining moment, by the World Trade
Today in economics, analysts expect July wholesale inventories to
post an improvement from the prior month's pace at 10:00 a.m.
Eastern. On the earnings front,
(VRA) are each expected to release results.
(AMZN): Shares are a new Neutral with Wedbush.
(AMCX): Janney Capital covers the
broadcaster at a Buy.
Bob Evans Farms
(BOBE): BOBE is begun with a Neutral at Janney.
(CL): The stock is picked up with a Neutral by BNP Paribas, whose
price objective is $62.
(CSC): Susquehanna starts the stock at a Positive.
(DENN): Janney has a fresh Buy on the fast food firm.
(JDSU): Barclays begins the tech stock at Equal Weight.
Madison Square Garden
(MSG): Shares are a Buy at ISI Group.
Media & Entertainment
: ISI Group has a new Neutral on
(DISCA) but begins Buys on
(VIAB). It is even more bullish on
21st Century Fox
(FOXA), starting it with a Strong Buy.
(NSM): Morgan Stanley starts the stock at Overweight.
(TPC): FBR Capital covers the company with an Outperform and $28
target amid good growth in its civil construction segment.
(SPB): Shares are an Outperform at Oppenheimer, whose price
objective is $82. A recent restructuring bodes well, the bank
(DIS): The key
(INDEXDJX:.DJI) component, fresh from
postponing its next
Pirates of the Caribbean
, gets assigned a lukewarm Neutral at ISI Group.
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