money now literally grows on trees
. Alas, here in America, equities went Down Under and not because
the dingo ate my baby
, but due to the
) that swallowed the canary. The pride of Peoria slumped 6.07% and
(INDEXDJX:.DJI) down with it. Beleaguered
) actually surged 7.48% but too late, alas, for billionaire Bill
Ackman who lost so much money in the stock
he must now travel by bike
contradicting the results of a recent survey
.) Elsewhere, it was a good day for "big and tall guys," with
Destination XL Group
) gaining 2.76% to a fresh best, and
graduated Shaquille O'Neal
, advancing 27.98% in its best day ever.
The single busiest session for third quarter earnings is upon us,
(ZNGA) all due to announce results.
(AEM): AEM is upgraded to Outperform from Perform at BMO Capital
(CP): Calling current targets conservative, RBC Capital raises the
railroad to Sector Perform from Underperform. Its price objective
is increased to $133.
(GLW): After yesterday's surge, shares are upgraded to Buy from
Hold at Cross Research.
(CHK): The energy name is now Buy from Neutral at Citigroup.
(LLY): LLY is lifted to Buy from Neutral at MKM Partners.
: Bank of America-Merrill Lynch lifts
(OTCMKTS:SCGLY), both now Buy from Neutral.
(GS): The financial giant and
(INDEXDJX:.DJI) member, whose
Lloyd Blankfein has just consolidated his grip on
, gets upgraded to Buy from Hold at Deutsche Bank. Shares, snapping
a recent slide, are accordingly up as I write.
(IRWD): Shares are increased to Outperform from Perform at Cowen.
(JAKK): The toymaker is taken to Buy from Neutral at B. Riley &
Co., whose target increases to $8.50 from $4.50.
(LRCX): LRCX gets lifted to Buy from Neutral at Goldman.
(URBN): Shares are upgraded to Overweight from Neutral at Atlantic
(LCC) Shares are upgraded to Buy from Hold at Deutsche Bank.
Stock Downgrades: Caterpillar Still in the
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