In the last quarter, Fairholme Capital Management added 3 stocks among other transactions.
Molson Coors is upgraded to 'buy,' and Yelp is initiated with an 'outperform.'
That the stock is up at all is a meaningful accomplishment given the state of the natural gas industry.
Carl Icahn and Southeastern make a rival offer, and they're not pulling any punches.
Alpha Natural is downgraded to 'sell,' and Michael Kors is initiated with an 'outperform.'
Investors await the Federal Reserve policy decision and more key quarterly results.
KB Home and Lennar both upgraded to 'outperform.'
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