Sesame Street celebrated National Grouch Day
, Wall Street was equally grumpy. The
(INDEXDJX:.DJI) snapped a four-session winning streak amid more
governmental gridlock. The MIT brainiacs at data storage device
) saw that stock implode an
S&P 500 Index
(INDEXSP:.INX)-worst 18.39%, but Angela Ahrendts, attendee of the
59th best party school in America
, had a Ball as
) poached her from Britain's
) dropped 2.29% on a
. The industry has clearly yet to recover from a
run on its machines
earlier this year in Cyprus, money laundering paradise. No, if you
want to keep clean, and stay above the law, coin-operated
) is instead the way to go. Yesterday it jumped 41.59% to top all
Today in economics, the Fed will release its Beige Book, detailing
economic conditions in a dozen districts, at 2:00 p.m. Eastern.
Hump Day of the first full week for third quarter earnings
announcements is upon us, with
Bank of America
International Business Machines
(PEP) among a multitude of big names due to report results.
(ACHN): Credit Suisse takes the shares to Neutral from Outperform.
(ACI): Morgan Stanley cuts the commodity stock to Underweight from
Canadian National Railway
(CNI): Shares are reduced to Market Perform from Outperform at
(CQB): The banana behemoth is now Neutral from Buy at Janney.
(CSCO): MKM Partners cuts the key
(INDEXDJX:.DJI) component to Neutral from Buy.
(ELLI): The equity is moved to Market Perform from Outperform at
(FDX): Yesterday's high flier is today taken to Neutral from Buy at
First Republic Bank
(FRC): Shares are reduced to Equal Weight from Overweight at
(GDOT): GDOT gets slashed to Sell from Neutral at Janney.
(HOLX): Shares are now Neutral from Buy at Citigroup.
(NFLX): The top
S&P 500 Index
(INDEXSP:.INX) stock of 2013 is today taken to Hold from Buy at
Hudson Square due to understandable valuation issues.
): The stock is lowered to Long-Term Buy from Buy at Hilliard
(OTCMKTS:TNTEY): HSBC Securities downgrades the Dutch package
delivery powerhouse to Underweight from Neutral.
(VVUS): Piper Jaffray downgrades the diet drug darling to Neutral
from, well, Overweight.
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