Friday Mar 7
Joy Global target raised to $60 at Barclays on improving aftermarket demand
Barclays raised its target price for Joy Global to $60 from $56, seeing JOY's mixed FQ1 results as reflective of mining end markets that are still bottoming, but better than expected bookings in the quarter could be a sign of gradually improving aftermarket demand .
Asian shares mostly higher as Ukraine fears recede
Investors breathed a sigh of relief after Putin said on Tuesday that while he reserved the right to send troops into Global markets had tumbled on Monday after lawmakers voted to allow Putin to send troops into Crimea, a mainly Russian-speaking peninsula in the southeast of on Tuesday the S&P 500 advanced 1.53 per cent to a new record, the Dow ... (more)
RackSpace Rising on M&A Speculation, but Needham Sees Reasons for Skepticism
Shares of hosting services provider Rackspace Hosting closed up $1.17, or 3.4%, at $35.72, after reports in the press this morning the company had backed out of an Oppenheimer & Co.
Myrtle Beach Online
Another look at market underperformers of 2013
Lost in last year's financial headlines of the Standard & Poor's 500 stock index's 30 percent rise were the market sectors that lost money, such as emerging markets and precious metals.
US stocks end mostly higher
NEW YORK: US stocks closed mostly higher Tuesday as investors weighed mixed company news and an unexpected slump in home builder confidence.
Local Tech Wire
Quintiles reports first $1B in quarterly service revenues
Quintiles , the world's largest life science services firm, just posted its latest earnings report.