Bed Bath & Beyond downgraded to 'perform,' and Elizabeth Arden downgraded to 'market perform.'
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%.
Plenty of positive metrics -- and strong business momentum -- overcame a miss on EPS, propelling the stock upward.
Stocks have advanced throughout the day, recapturing much of Wednesday's losses.
Seagate is both upgraded and upgraded, and MasterCard is downgraded to 'market perform.'
Nearly two-thirds of owners say their companies haven't seen any return from work-related online efforts like Facebook.
The companies' executives have reportedly met about further collaboration.
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