LeapFrog is initiated with an 'overweight,' and Beazer Homes is downgraded to 'neutral.'
This car manufacturer has endeavored to do things differently from the beginning, and that may give it interesting potential.
BlackBerry is downgraded to 'market perform,' and LinkedIn is initiated with a 'neutral.'
Investors are now more worried that the professional social network may be moving into a future with less robust expansion.
In the latest installment of Investor Beat: the stock market hits a new high in the wake of better-than-expected jobs numbers.
The S&P 500 breaks above 1,600 and the Dow eclipses 15,000 after the government reports stronger-than-expected jobs figures for April.
The Dow briefly tops 15,000, and the broader S&P 500 tops 1,600 for the first time after the government reports 165,000 jobs created in April, more than expected. The unemployment rate drops to 7.5%.
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