The country is reportedly preparing to ask for aid. US home prices rise. GM and Chrysler post sales gains, but Ford's sales are flat. MetroPCS soars on a deal rumor. PetSmart will replace Sunoco in the S&P 500.
Barclays is upgraded to 'buy,' and Green Mountain is initiated with a 'buy.'
The parties involved in the Sunoco-Carlyle deal come up with a solution to keep the region's biggest refinery open.
Stocks edge lower on US consumer data.
Travelers is upgraded to 'conviction buy' at Goldman, while Akamai is downgraded to 'sell' at Citigroup.
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