As Facebook showed, Wall Street's IPO process is plenty noisy.
One company is executing beautifully, another is turning a corner, and the third is unfairly maligned. If you have some time, give them a look.
The ECB is considering yield band targets for a new bond-buying program. Orders for US durable goods jump, but the core number slides. Fed stimulus hopes fade. Autodesk plunges on disappointing results. Eli Lilly rallies on an Alzheimer's study.
Cisco, Oracle and Microsoft are ready to adjust their corporate strategies to face the competition head on.
Google hopes this deal will generate the return it expects from Google+.
Scripps Networks is upgraded to 'buy' at Goldman, and Panera Bread is initiated with a 'buy' at KeyBanc.
Earnings concerns, a high valuation and increasing competition all suggest vulnerability.
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