A dive in the stock of the global jobs portal should attract more suitors.
Stocks are lower, continuing Wednesday's slide, despite hints that a reversal might be ahead.
US factory output expanded in September, bucking the contraction pattern seen in China, Japan and the eurozone. 3M will buy Ceradyne for $860 million.
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Windows Phone has the potential to become the third-largest smartphone platform in coming years.
Aetna is downgraded to 'neutral,' and Zynga is initiated with an 'underperform.'
Lululemon is downgraded to 'hold,' and Yahoo is initiated with a 'neutral.'
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