Finisar is upgraded to 'outperform,' and Marathon Oil is downgraded to 'neutral.'
This company earns royalties from producers without incurring each miner's risks.
But Wall Street shrugs off the non-cash write-down.
A month-long surge halts with Wednesday’s rout among shares of gold mining companies.
A day after the spot price spurted 3% higher and took out overhead resistance, investors wonder if this move is the real deal.
Several corporate earnings are on tap, including Dow component McDonald's, and could shape trading.
Gold stocks are downgraded at Jefferies, and Yelp is initiated with an 'outperform.'
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