It is not just
sunny Spain where the bulls are currently running
. Animal spirits have been unleashed again on Wall Street, where
(^GSPC) rose 1.59% in four holiday-curtailed trading sessions to
advance for a second straight week.
Steinway Musical Instruments
ticker symbol pays homage to a deaf composer
of incomparable genius, heard money talk loud and clear, jumping
), whose piano-laying former
CEO was recently forced to face the music
, gained 6.7%.
Twenty-four carat gold eyelashes hit store
but Mr. Market was in no mood to flutter his at
), which dropped 13% to a 13-year low. Adding insult to injury in a
miserable metals sector, beloved
tin badges are out at the Met Museum
and box office bomb
"Hi Ho, Silver!" went down like a lead balloon
Today in economics, May consumer credit is forecast to expand at
3:00 p.m. Eastern. On the earnings front,
) unofficially ushers in Q2 reporting season when it releases
results after the close. Expect announcements also out of
Bank of the Ozarks
(AGCO): Piper Jaffray juices its recommendation to Overweight from
Unicom (Hong Kong) Limited
(CHU): Shares are now Neutral from Underweight at HSBC Securities.
(FISV): Barclays boosts the stock to Overweight from Equal Weight.
Linn Energy LLC
(LINE): LINE is lifted to Buy from Neutral at Bank of
(OSK): The equity is taken to Outperform from Market Perform by
PetroChina Company Limited
(PTR): PTR, previously rated Perform, is increased to Outperform by
(PCLN): The online travel stock is moved to Overweight from
Equal-Weight at Morgan Stanley, sending it up almost 2% in today's
TD Ameritrade Holding Corp.
(AMTD): Citigroup boosts the discount broker to Buy from Hold.
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