Monday, July 15, 2013 4:43 pm
Tiffany, Leap Wireless, First Solar are big movers
The Associated Press
Tiffany & Co., up $2.76 at $79.78
A Stifel Nicolaus analyst upgraded the luxury jewelry company's stock to a "Buy," saying that consumers may be feeling wealthier.
Genesco Inc., down $1.91 at $72.50
A Sterne Agee analyst downgraded shares of the shoe, hat and clothing seller to "Neutral" from "Buy," citing a recent rise in its stock.
Cash America International Inc., down $3.07 at $45.65
The pawn shop operator and payday lender cut its second-quarter profit forecast to a level below analysts' view.
Leap Wireless International Inc., up $8.97 at $16.95
Wireless carrier AT&T Inc. said Friday that it agreed to acquire the pre-paid cellphone carrier for about $1.19 billion in cash.
Aruba Networks Inc., up 61 cents at $17.59
The wireless communications company's board approved buying back as much as $100 million more of its shares.
First Solar Inc., up $2.62 at $50.27
Shares of the solar company rose after the Chinese government announced plans to expand solar power capacity.
Given Imaging Ltd., up $1.45 at $15.48
Regulators in Japan have approved the company's PillCam pill-sized diagnostic camera for use in diagnosing diseases of the colon.
Taylor Capital Group Inc., up $3.39 at $21.20
MB Financial Inc. is buying the commercial bank for about $680 million to increase its presence in the Chicago area.