Alpha Natural is downgraded to 'sell,' and Michael Kors is initiated with an 'outperform.'
Clothing companies' reactions to the building collapse that killed more than 600 workers comes up short, PR experts say.
Shares soared on Friday, following strong first quarter earnings results.
Too many industrial disasters spurred the move, but the impoverished country's factory owners fear other companies will follow.
For one reason, companies like Wal-Mart and Gap have nixed proposals for independent inspections as being too costly and binding.
The collapse of a building housing several companies is the latest deadly incident involving apparel producers.
Toll Brothers is upgraded to 'neutral,' and Nordstrom is initiated with a 'buy.'
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