In the week pen maker
) surged some 11.62% even as most other equities sank, the writing
was clearly on the wall for Wall Street. (It certainly was for the
), whose newly revamped handwritten logo was
said by one graphologist to be "filled with
Stateside stocks slumped for a third week in four amid a widening
worldwide tale of woe. Greece gaped down another 6.8% after an
unprecedented demotion to "emerging market" status. A fate that we
in America are apparently
about to enjoy
), which bills itself as "America's diamond store since 1924,″
jumped 9.55% with the month of June's matrimonial magic at its
midpoint. That poor fellow who inadvertently
sold his wife's $23,000 wedding ring in a $10 yard
had better hope his marriage is stronger than the Murdoch's,
And with tear gas in Turkey's Taksim Square, Jay Gatsby similarly
started crying after a
failed to bring in the expected amount. Misery clearly loved
company, for bookseller
Barnes & Noble
) was equally maudlin on its earnings-related sell off.
Century Aluminum Co
): Morgan Stanley moves the commodity company to Equal-Weight from
CIT Group Inc.
(CIT): Drexel Hamilton raises the financial firm to Buy from Hold.
(CMCSA): Shares get upgraded to Strong Buy from Outperform at
Compagnie Financiere Richemont SA
(CFRUY): The luxury goods firm, whose blingy brands include
Cartier, is up nicely in Paris this morning following an increase
to Overweight from Neutral at HSBC Securities.
Cypress Investments Inc
(CYS): Impressed with the company's risk:reward profile, Wunderlich
gives it a boost to Buy from Hold and establishes a price objective
Fidelity Southern Corporation
(LION): LION is lifted to Outperform from Market Perform by Keefe
Heartland Payment Systems, Inc.
(HPY): Piper Jaffray juices its investment opinion to Overweight
Koninklijke Philips NV (ADR)
(PHG): The Dutch electronics giant is trading sharply higher
overseas this morning on a Buy-from-Hold hoist at Deutsche Bank.
(PLD): The industrial Real Estate Investment Trust is taken to
Outperform from Market Perform with Wells Fargo.
Ryman Hospitality Properties, Inc. (REIT)
(RHP): JPMorgan moves the Real Estate Investment Trust to
Overweight from Neutral.
Spectra Energy Partners, LP
(SEP): The limited partnership gets lifted to Outperform from
Market Perform at Raymond James.
Extra Space Storage, Inc.
(EXR) is upgraded to Strong Buy from Outperform at Raymond James,
(PSA) to Outperform from Market Perform.
TIBCO Software Inc.
(TIBX): Wells Fargo takes the tech stock to Outperform from Market
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Stock Downgrades: Red Hat Inc Goes Cap in Hand