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    Equities 
    Performance
    Day30 Day1 Year
     
    3M Co
    MMM:NYQ
     
    +0.83%+8.90%+28.26%
     
    American Capital Agency Corp
    AGNC:NSQ
     
    ---8.90%-22.16%
     
    Apple Inc
    AAPL:NSQ
     
    +0.92%+9.12%-12.11%
     
    ArcelorMittal SA
    MT:NYQ
     
    -3.39%+11.78%-27.04%
     
    Berkshire Hathaway Inc
    BRK.B:NYQ
     
    +1.22%+4.23%+30.75%
     
    Blackrock Kelso Capital Corp
    BKCC:NSQ
     
    +0.49%+5.94%+6.23%
     
    Caterpillar Inc
    CAT:NYQ
     
    +1.85%+3.10%-4.51%
     
    Cooper Tire & Rubber Co
    CTB:NYQ
     
    +0.21%+1.05%+33.68%
     
    Credit Suisse High Yield Bond
    DHY:ASQ
     
    -0.65%+0.53%+2.63%
     
    CSX Corp
    CSX:NYQ
     
    +2.54%+10.08%+30.22%
     
    CYS Investments Inc
    CYS:NYQ
     
    -4.22%-12.35%-27.64%
     
    E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Co
    DD:NYQ
     
    +1.32%+11.25%+31.79%
     
    Eaton Vance Tax-Managed Global Diversified Equity Income Fund
    EXG:NYQ
     
    +1.47%+4.28%+17.02%
     
    Ellington Financial LLC
    EFC:NYQ
     
    -2.73%-1.82%+7.62%
     
    Garmin Ltd
    GRMN:NSQ
     
    -0.35%+13.47%+0.58%
     
    General Electric Co
    GE:NYQ
     
    +1.03%+7.51%+18.94%
     
    Herbalife Ltd
    HLF:NYQ
     
    +0.03%+41.24%+100.34%
     
    JPMorgan Chase and Co
    JPM:NYQ
     
    +1.45%+7.08%+34.34%
     
    KCAP Financial Inc
    KCAP:NSQ
     
    -2.20%-2.94%+17.17%
     
    KKR & Co LP
    KKR:NYQ
     
    +5.90%+9.65%+44.64%
     
    Lockheed Martin Corp
    LMT:NYQ
     
    +1.71%+14.82%+35.98%
     
    Lorillard Inc
    LO:NYQ
     
    +1.43%-2.86%+222.71%
     
    Magna International Inc
    MGA:NYQ
     
    +1.18%+7.47%+55.93%
     
    Microsoft Corp
    MSFT:NSQ
     
    -0.53%-6.69%+20.14%
     
    Nordic American Tanker Ltd
    NAT:NYQ
     
    +0.84%+28.72%+16.35%
     
    Och-Ziff Capital Management Group LLC
    OZM:NYQ
     
    +1.68%+7.99%+31.34%
     
    Pitney Bowes Inc
    PBI:NYQ
     
    +2.42%+20.10%+62.95%
     
    Prospect Capital Corp
    PSEC:NSQ
     
    +0.09%+2.59%+8.90%
     
    Randgold Resources Ltd
    GOLD:NSQ
     
    -2.18%+15.87%-25.79%
     
    Resource Capital Corp
    RSO:NYQ
     
    -2.56%+6.07%+22.42%
     
    Siemens AG
    SI:NYQ
     
    +0.96%+11.82%+11.60%
     
    SK Telecom Co Ltd
    SKM:NYQ
     
    +1.48%+11.67%+38.41%
     
    Solar Capital Ltd
    SLRC:NSQ
     
    +0.91%-5.81%-2.13%
     
    Southern Copper Corp
    SCCO:NYQ
     
    +0.77%-3.38%-29.29%
     
    Sunoco Logistics Partners LP
    SXL:NYQ
     
    +0.90%-3.49%+25.89%
     
    Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc
    TMO:NYQ
     
    +1.00%+8.27%+44.74%
     
    Total SA
    TOT:NYQ
     
    +0.72%+10.90%+5.90%
     
    Two Harbors Investment Corp
    TWO:NYQ
     
    -0.60%-2.92%-4.76%
     
    Verizon Communications Inc
    VZ:NYQ
     
    +1.07%-0.22%+20.14%
     
    Visa Inc
    V:NYQ
     
    +1.22%-3.28%+18.78%
     
    Vodafone Group PLC
    VOD:NSQ
     
    +1.35%+5.90%+24.70%
     
    Walter Investment Management Corp
    WAC:NYQ
     
    +4.52%+24.63%-3.32%
     
    Xinyuan Real Estate Co Ltd
    XIN:NYQ
     
    +0.20%+21.90%+42.34%
     
    Zweig Total Return
    ZTR:NYQ
     
    +0.23%+3.67%+12.85%
     
    Total 
    +0.71%+6.97%+19.13%
     
    As of BST 21:07 Aug 01 2013. Performance data is delayed by at least 20 minutes.
     
    Today's Market Overview
    FTSE 100DOWS&P 500
    6,682 60.92 / +0.92%15,628 128.48 / +0.83%1,707 21.14 / +1.25%
    BST 16:35 Aug 01 2013BST 21:38 Aug 01 2013BST 21:38 Aug 01 2013

    Top Stories

    Analysts' Upgrades

    • American Tower Corp (NYSE:AMT) was upgraded by analysts at Raymond James from an "outperform" rating to a "strong-buy" rating.
    • Air Products & Chemicals Inc. (NYSE:APD) was upgraded by analysts at Robert W. Baird from a "neutral" rating to an "outperform" rating. They now have a $130.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $106.00. 19.7% Upside.
    • BAE Systems PLC (NASDAQ:BAESY) was upgraded by analysts at Societe Generale from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating.
    • British American Tobacco (LON:BATS) was upgraded by analysts at Societe Generale to a "hold" rating. They now have a GBX 3,650 ($56.15) price target on the stock.
    • Baker Hughes Inc. (NYSE:BHI) was upgraded by analysts at Argus from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating.
    • BHP Billiton (NYSE:BHP) was upgraded by analysts at Espirito Santo Investment Bank Research from a "neutral" rating to a "buy" rating.
    • BHP Billiton (LON:BLT) was upgraded by analysts at Espirito Santo Investment Bank Research from a "neutral" rating to a "buy" rating. They now have a GBX 2,120 ($32.61) price target on the stock, up previously from GBX 1,605 ($24.69).
    • Anheuser Busch (NYSE:BUD) was upgraded by analysts at Credit Agricole from an "outperform" rating to a "buy" rating.
    • Blackstone Mortgage Trust Inc (NASDAQ:BXMT) was upgraded by analysts at Wells Fargo & Co. from a "market perform" rating to an "outperform" rating.
    • Cubist Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:CBST) was upgraded by analysts at Aegis from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating. They now have a $70.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $56.00. 12.3% Upside.
    • Chesapeake Energy Corp. (NYSE:CHK) was upgraded by analysts at Sterne Agee from an "underperform" rating to a "neutral" rating. They now have a $20.00 price target on the stock. 14.2% Downside.
    • Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ:CMCSA) was upgraded by analysts at Robert W. Baird from a "neutral" rating to an "outperform" rating. They now have a $54.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $45.00. 19.8% Upside.
    • Concur Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:CNQR) was upgraded by analysts at Bank of America Corp. from an "underperform" rating to a "neutral" rating. They now have a $94.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $51.00. 5.7% Upside.
    • Carter's Inc. (NYSE:CRI) was upgraded by analysts at FBR & Co. from a "market perform" rating to an "outperform" rating.
    • Ctrip.com International, Ltd. (NASDAQ:CTRP) was upgraded by analysts at Stifel Nicolaus from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating. They now have a $48.00 price target on the stock. 31.1% Upside.
    • Ctrip.com International, Ltd. (NASDAQ:CTRP) was upgraded by analysts at Barclays Capital from an "equal weight" rating to an "overweight" rating. They now have a $45.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $28.00. 23.0% Upside.
    • Covance Inc. (NYSE:CVD) was upgraded by analysts at First Analysis from an "equal weight" rating to an "overweight" rating. They now have a $96.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $77.00. 16.4% Upside.
    • Global Payments Inc. (NYSE:GPN) was upgraded by analysts at Oppenheimer from a "market perform" rating to an "outperform" rating. They now have a GBX 55 ($0.85) price target on the stock. 18.8% Upside.
    • Green Plains Renewable Energy Inc. (NASDAQ:GPRE) was upgraded by analysts at Feltl & Co. from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating. They now have a $23.10 price target on the stock, up previously from $10.50. 39.5% Upside.
    • Ingredion Inc (NASDAQ:INGR) was upgraded by analysts at Davenport from a "neutral" rating to a "buy" rating.
    • J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE:JCP) was upgraded by analysts at Atlantic Securities from a "neutral" rating to an "overweight" rating. They now have a $22.00 price target on the stock. 50.7% Upside.
    • Koninklijke KPN (NASDAQ:KKPNY) was upgraded by analysts at UBS AG from a "neutral" rating to a "buy" rating.
    • KapStone Paper & Packaging Corp. (NYSE:KS) was upgraded by analysts at Deutsche Bank from a "sell" rating to a "hold" rating. They now have a GBX 42 ($0.65) price target on the stock, up previously from GBX 38 ($0.58). 4.7% Downside.
    • LPL Financial Holdings Inc (NASDAQ:LPLA) was upgraded by analysts at Citigroup Inc. from a "neutral" rating to a "buy" rating. They now have a GBX 45 ($0.69) price target on the stock, up previously from GBX 40 ($0.62). 15.4% Upside.
    • NextEra Energy Inc (NYSE:NEE) was upgraded by analysts at Morgan Stanley from an "equal weight" rating to an "overweight" rating. They now have a $105.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $74.00. 21.2% Upside.
    • North Valley Bancorp (NASDAQ:NOVB) was upgraded by analysts at FIG Partners from a "market perform" rating to an "outperform" rating. They now have a $20.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $19.00. 15.1% Upside.
    • Promethean Plc (LON:PRW) was upgraded by analysts at Investec from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating. They now have a GBX 25 ($0.38) price target on the stock, down previously from GBX 26 ($0.40).
    • Regal-Beloit Corp. (NYSE:RBC) was upgraded by analysts at Longbow Research from a "neutral" rating to a "buy" rating. They now have a GBX 78 ($1.20) price target on the stock. 20.6% Upside.
    • Dow Jones Equity All REIT Total Return Index (NASDAQ:REIT) was upgraded by analysts at Raymond James from an "outperform" rating to a "strong-buy" rating. They now have a $97.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $92.00.
    • Rio Tinto (LON:RIO) was upgraded by analysts at Espirito Santo Investment Bank Research from a "neutral" rating to a "buy" rating. They now have a GBX 3,980 ($61.22) price target on the stock, up previously from GBX 3,160 ($48.61).
    • Rio Tinto (NYSE:RIO) was upgraded by analysts at Espirito Santo Investment Bank Research from a "neutral" rating to a "buy" rating.
    • Ryland Group Inc. (NYSE:RYL) was upgraded by analysts at Raymond James from an "underperform" rating to a "market perform" rating.
    • Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ:SBUX) was upgraded by analysts at Williams Capital from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating. They now have a $85.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $61.00. 19.2% Upside.
    • Starbucks Corp. (NASDAQ:SBUX) was upgraded by analysts at William Blair to an "outperform" rating.
    • Standard Pacific Corp. (NYSE:SPF) was upgraded by analysts at Raymond James from a "market perform" rating to an "outperform" rating. They now have a GBX 9.50 ($0.15) price target on the stock. 16.1% Upside.
    • SurModics Inc. (NASDAQ:SRDX) was upgraded by analysts at Feltl & Co. from a "buy" rating to a "strong-buy" rating. They now have a $31.25 price target on the stock. They noted that the move was a valuation call. 54.4% Upside.
    • Triumph Group Inc. (NYSE:TGI) was upgraded by analysts at Drexel Hamilton from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating. They now have a $85.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $75.00. 8.3% Upside.
    • Thoratec Corp. (NASDAQ:THOR) was upgraded by analysts at Northland Capital Partners from a "market perform" rating to an "outperform" rating. They now have a $42.00 price target on the stock. 28.1% Upside.
    • Thoratec Corp. (NASDAQ:THOR) was upgraded by analysts at Northland Securities from a "market perform" rating to an "outperform" rating. They now have a $42.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $35.00. 28.1% Upside.
    • UBS AG (NYSE:UBS) was upgraded by analysts at Keefe, Bruyette & Woods from an "underperform" rating to a "market perform" rating.
    • Yelp Inc. (NASDAQ:YELP) was upgraded by analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co. from a "neutral" rating to an "overweight" rating. They now have a $52.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $32.00. 24.4% Upside.
    • Yelp Inc. (NASDAQ:YELP) was upgraded by analysts at Wunderlich from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating. They now have a $53.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $30.00. 26.8% Upside.
    • Yelp Inc. (NASDAQ:YELP) was upgraded by analysts at Northland Capital Partners from a "market perform" rating to an "outperform" rating. They now have a $51.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $35.00. 22.0% Upside.
    • Yelp Inc. (NASDAQ:YELP) was upgraded by analysts at Northland Securities from a "market perform" rating to an "outperform" rating. They now have a $51.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $35.00. 22.0% Upside.
    • Yelp Inc. (NASDAQ:YELP) was upgraded by analysts at JPMorgan Cazenove from a "neutral" rating to an "overweight" rating.

    Analysts' Downgrades

    • AGCO Corp. (NASDAQ:AGCO) was downgraded by analysts at Credit Agricole from a "buy" rating to an "underperform" rating.
    • Ann Inc. (NYSE:ANN) was downgraded by analysts at FBR & Co. from an "outperform" rating to a "market perform" rating.
    • Ascena Retail Group Inc. (NASDAQ:ASNA) was downgraded by analysts at FBR & Co. from an "outperform" rating to an "underperform" rating.
    • WS Atkins (LON:ATK) was downgraded by analysts at Numis Securities Ltd from an "add" rating to a "hold" rating. They now have a GBX 1,150 ($17.69) price target on the stock.
    • Atmel Corp. (NASDAQ:ATML) was downgraded by analysts at Susquehanna from a "positive" rating to a "neutral" rating. They now have a $8.00 price target on the stock. 1.3% Upside.
    • AXT Inc. (NASDAQ:AXTI) was downgraded by analysts at B. Riley from a "buy" rating to a "neutral" rating. They now have a $3.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $4.70. 7.1% Upside.
    • Bayer AG (NASDAQ:BAYRY) was downgraded by analysts at Societe Generale from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating.
    • Barclays Capital (NYSE:BCS) was downgraded by analysts at Sanford C. Bernstein from an "outperform" rating to a "market perform" rating.
    • BJ's Restaurants Inc. (NASDAQ:BJRI) was downgraded by analysts at Roth Capital from a "buy" rating to a "neutral" rating. They now have a $32.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $47.00. 10.2% Downside.
    • Cbeyond Inc. (NASDAQ:CBEY) was downgraded by analysts at Stephens from an "overweight" rating to an "equal weight" rating.
    • Clinigen Group (LON:CLIN) was downgraded by analysts at Investec from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating. They now have a GBX 313 ($4.81) price target on the stock, up previously from GBX 290 ($4.46).
    • Ctrip.com International, Ltd. (NASDAQ:CTRP) was downgraded by analysts at Morgan Stanley from an "overweight" rating to an "equal weight" rating. They now have a $42.30 price target on the stock, up previously from $30.10. 15.6% Upside.
    • Covance Inc. (NYSE:CVD) was downgraded by analysts at Bank of America Corp. from a "buy" rating to a "neutral" rating. They now have a $85.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $81.00. They noted that the move was a valuation call. 3.0% Upside.
    • Deere & Co. (NYSE:DE) was downgraded by analysts at Credit Agricole from a "buy" rating to an "underperform" rating.
    • Dynegy (NYSE:DYN) was downgraded by analysts at Tudor Pickering from an "accumulate" rating to a "hold" rating.
    • Edgen Group Inc (NYSE:EDG) was downgraded by analysts at Jefferies Group from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating. They now have a $9.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $10.00. 14.6% Upside.
    • Edgewater Technology (NASDAQ:EDGW) was downgraded by analysts at CJS Securities from an "outperform" rating to a "market perform" rating. They now have a $6.50 price target on the stock, up previously from $6.00. 9.8% Upside.
    • Enbridge Energy Partners LP (NYSE:EEP) was downgraded by analysts at Citigroup Inc. from a "buy" rating to a "neutral" rating. They now have a GBX 32 ($0.49) price target on the stock. 1.2% Upside.
    • Entropic Communications Inc. (NASDAQ:ENTR) was downgraded by analysts at Benchmark Co. from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating. They now have a $4.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $6.00. 9.7% Downside.
    • Entropic Communications Inc. (NASDAQ:ENTR) was downgraded by analysts at Mizuho from a "buy" rating to a "neutral" rating. They now have a $3.50 price target on the stock, down previously from $5.00. 21.0% Downside.
    • FedEx Corp. (NYSE:FDX) was downgraded by analysts at Standpoint Research from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating.
    • Hanesbrands Inc. (NYSE:HBI) was downgraded by analysts at Brean Capital from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating. They now have a $63.00 price target on the stock. 0.7% Downside.
    • Hanger Inc (NYSE:HGR) was downgraded by analysts at CJS Securities from an "outperform" rating to a "market perform" rating. They now have a $35.00 price target on the stock. 5.2% Downside.
    • Health Management Associates Inc. (NYSE:HMA) was downgraded by analysts at UBS AG from a "buy" rating to a "neutral" rating. They now have a $14.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $16.00. 3.9% Upside.
    • Health Management Associates Inc. (NYSE:HMA) was downgraded by analysts at SunTrust from a "buy" rating to a "neutral" rating. They now have a $13.78 price target on the stock. 2.2% Upside.
    • Heartland Payment Systems Inc. (NYSE:HPY) was downgraded by analysts at Stephens from an "overweight" rating to an "equal weight" rating. They now have a $41.00 price target on the stock. 9.9% Upside.
    • Hersha Hospitality Trust (NYSE:HT) was downgraded by analysts at Raymond James from an "outperform" rating to a "market perform" rating. They now have a $6.50 price target on the stock. 10.7% Upside.
    • Humana Inc. (NYSE:HUM) was downgraded by analysts at Citigroup Inc. from a "buy" rating to a "neutral" rating. They now have a GBX 95 ($1.46) price target on the stock, up previously from GBX 87 ($1.34). 4.1% Upside.
    • Humana Inc. (NYSE:HUM) was downgraded by analysts at Stifel Nicolaus from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating. They now have a $90.00 price target on the stock. 1.4% Downside.
    • ICU Medical Inc. (NASDAQ:ICUI) was downgraded by analysts at Raymond James from an "outperform" rating to a "market perform" rating.
    • Itron Inc. (NASDAQ:ITRI) was downgraded by analysts at Brean Capital from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating. They now have a $34.00 price target on the stock. 21.2% Downside.
    • J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE:JCP) was downgraded by analysts at Citigroup Inc. from a "neutral" rating to a "sell" rating. They now have a GBX 11 ($0.17) price target on the stock, down previously from GBX 20 ($0.31). 24.7% Downside.
    • Life Technologies Corp. (NASDAQ:LIFE) was downgraded by analysts at Robert W. Baird from an "outperform" rating to a "neutral" rating. They now have a $76.00 price target on the stock. They noted that the move was a valuation call. 1.9% Upside.
    • Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY) was downgraded by analysts at Sandler O'Neill from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating.
    • MedAssets Inc. (NASDAQ:MDAS) was downgraded by analysts at ISI Group from a "strong-buy" rating to a "buy" rating. They now have a $24.50 price target on the stock, up previously from $23.00. 12.5% Upside.
    • MDU Resources Group Inc. (NYSE:MDU) was downgraded by analysts at DA Davidson from a "buy" rating to a "neutral" rating. They now have a $30.00 price target on the stock. 7.0% Upside.
    • ServiceNow Inc (NYSE:NOW) was downgraded by analysts at JG Capital from an "overweight" rating to a "neutral" rating. They now have a $44.00 price target on the stock. 1.0% Upside.
    • Oil States International Inc. (NYSE:OIS) was downgraded by analysts at Williams Capital from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating. They now have a $105.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $111.00. 8.0% Upside.
    • Oil States International Inc. (NYSE:OIS) was downgraded by analysts at Williams Financial Group from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating.
    • Open Text (NASDAQ:OTEX) was downgraded by analysts at Cantor Fitzgerald from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating. They now have a $69.00 price target on the stock. 2.2% Downside.
    • Papa John's International Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA) was downgraded by analysts at KeyCorp from a "buy" rating to a "hold" rating. They now have a $70.00 price target on the stock. They noted that the move was a valuation call. 4.6% Upside.
    • Regal-Beloit Corp. (NYSE:RBC) was downgraded by analysts at RBC Capital from an "outperform" rating to a "sector perform" rating. They now have a $68.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $72.00. 5.1% Upside.
    • Raymond James (NYSE:RJF) was downgraded by analysts at Susquehanna from a "positive" rating to a "neutral" rating. They now have a $39.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $51.00. 11.5% Downside.
    • R.R. Donnelley & Sons Co. (NYSE:RRD) was downgraded by analysts at Barclays Capital from an "overweight" rating to an "equal weight" rating. They now have a $16.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $14.00. 15.7% Downside.
    • Sanofi-Aventis (NYSE:SNY) was downgraded by analysts at Natixis from a "buy" rating to a "neutral" rating.
    • Trius Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:TSRX) was downgraded by analysts at Guggenheim from a "buy" rating to a "neutral" rating. They now have a $14.00 price target on the stock, down previously from $20.00. 0.7% Downside.
    • Trius Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ:TSRX) was downgraded by analysts at Aegis to a "hold" rating.
    • Virgin Australia Holdings Ltd (ASX:VAH) was downgraded by analysts at CIMB from a "neutral" rating to an "underperform" rating.

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    Analysts' New Coverage

    • Ann Inc. (NYSE:ANN) is now covered by analysts at FBR Capital Markets. They set a "market perform" rating on the stock
    • Ascena Retail Group Inc. (NASDAQ:ASNA) is now covered by analysts at FBR Capital Markets. They set an "underperform" rating on the stock.
    • Anheuser Busch (NYSE:BUD) is now covered by analysts at Deutsche Bank. They set a "hold" rating on the stock.
    • Chico's FAS Inc. (NYSE:CHS) is now covered by analysts at FBR Capital Markets. They set a "market perform" rating on the stock.
    • Coty Inc (NASDAQ:COTY) is now covered by analysts at Morgan Stanley. They set an "equal weight" rating on the stock.
    • Carter's Inc. (NYSE:CRI) is now covered by analysts at FBR Capital Markets. They set an "outperform" rating on the stock.
    • Carlisle Cos. (NYSE:CSL) is now covered by analysts at BMO Capital Markets. They set a "market perform" rating on the stock.
    • DigitalGlobe Inc. (NYSE:DGI) is now covered by analysts at Chardan Capital. They set a "buy" rating on the stock.
    • Entravision Communications Corp. (NYSE:EVC) is now covered by analysts at Evercore Partners. They set an "overweight" rating on the stock.
    • Endeavour Silver Corporation (NYSE:EXK) is now covered by analysts at TD Securities. They set a "hold" rating on the stock.
    • Express Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPR) is now covered by analysts at FBR Capital Markets. They set an "outperform" rating on the stock.
    • Express Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPR) is now covered by analysts at FBR & Co.. They set an "outperform" rating on the stock.
    • Francesca's Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:FRAN) is now covered by analysts at FBR Capital Markets. They set a "market perform" rating on the stock.
    • Francesca's Holdings Corp. (NASDAQ:FRAN) is now covered by analysts at FBR & Co.. They set a "market perform" rating on the stock.
    • Guess? Inc. (NYSE:GES) is now covered by analysts at Susquehanna. They set a "neutral" rating on the stock.
    • Gap Inc. (NYSE:GPS) is now covered by analysts at FBR Capital Markets. They set an "outperform" rating on the stock.
    • Hanesbrands Inc. (NYSE:HBI) is now covered by analysts at FBR Capital Markets. They set an "outperform" rating on the stock.
    • L Brands Inc. (NYSE:LTD) is now covered by analysts at FBR Capital Markets. They set a "market perform" rating on the stock.
    • Meritor Inc. (NASDAQ:MTOR) is now covered by analysts at JPMorgan Chase & Co.. They set a "neutral" rating on the stock.
    • Micron Technology Inc. (NYSE:MU) is now covered by analysts at Goldman Sachs Group Inc.. They set a "neutral" rating on the stock.
    • Pandora Media Inc. (NYSE:P) is now covered by analysts at RBC Capital. They set an "outperform" rating on the stock.
    • NASDAQ (NASDAQ:PCLE) is now covered by analysts at FBR Capital Markets. They set a "market perform" rating on the stock.
    • Children's Place Retail Stores Inc. (NASDAQ:PLCE) is now covered by analysts at FBR Capital Markets. They set a "market perform" rating on the stock.

    Disclosure: I am long MMM, AGNC, AAPL, MT, BRK.B, BKCC, CAT, CTB, DHY, CSX, CYS, DD, EXG, EFC, GRMN, GE, HLF, JPM, KCAP, KKR, LMT, LO, MGA, MSFT, NAT, OZM, PBI, PSEC, GOLD, RSO, SI, SKM, SLRC, SCCO, SXL, TMO, TOT, TWO, VZ, V, VOD, WAC, XIN, ZTR.

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