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TiVo is downgraded at 2 firms, and Morgan Stanley is initiated with an 'outperform.'
At $42 a share, the transaction represents a 23% premium to the teen-apparel retailer's closing price on Wednesday.
Stocks are a bit lower this afternoon but well off their earlier lows.
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