Was it the example of
Tiffany & Co.
), which tumbled 4.42%? (The company is
currently sponsoring the US Open
but in tennis, as apparently in life, love means nothing.) The
separation of Michael Douglas and Catherine
, who even shared the same birthday, so perfect did they seem for
each other? Or perhaps the
) co-founder and his wife
? Whatever the inspiration,
(INDEXDJX:.DJI) decided to decouple from the crisis in Damascus for
a day and end up for the first time all week. Fifty years to the
day after a black man memorably said "I have a dream," a 2.59%
), headed by an African-American woman who once interned at the
tech giant, showed how far we have come, even as it emerged that
Wall Street still has so much to do
in the area of race relations. Elsewhere diamond seller
) jumped 29.80%, having clearly come a long way from its 1920s
roots when the company's novel credit policy promised customers "a
penny down and a dollar a week." That
) down part is still about right, with the increasingly troubled
retailer slumping another 3.11%.
In today's corporate earnings action,
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts
(OTCMKTS:WPPGF) are all due to release results.
ImmunoCellular Therapeutics Ltd
(NYSEMKT:IMUC): The biotech is begun with a Buy at Lazard, whose
price objective is $5.
(NOW): Robert W. Baird has a new Neutral, and $52 target price, on
a company whose two impressive cloud products are currently
balanced out by a relatively hefty valuation of 11 times estimated
Sovran Self Storage Inc
(SSS): The industrial Real Estate Investment Trust is assigned an
Outperform at Raymond James.
Stemline Therapeutics Inc
(STML): Jefferies resumes Buy-rated research on the biotech.
(TDC): Longbow launches the tech name at a Neutral.
Xenith Bankshares Inc
(XBKS): The financial firm is covered with a Market Perform at
Keefe Bruyette, whose objective is $6.50.
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