Macy's initiated with a "buy," and Las Vegas Sands upgraded to "buy."
Yahoo is downgraded to 'market perform,' and SolarCity is initiated with a 'buy.'
Forest Labs is upgraded to 'outperform,' and Best Buy is initiated with an 'underperform.'
Veteran value investor Arnold Van Den Berg is bullish on natural gas.
Although the oil giant is in an attractive position to make acquisitions, obvious candidate Chesapeake Energy most likely won't be a target.
The world's largest supplier of offshore rigs provides value and an 8.3% yield.
Kraft Foods is upgraded to 'overweight,' and VeriFone is downgraded to 'sell.'
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