PIERRE, S.D.— With an upgrade from Standard& Poor's in hand, South Dakota is pursuing new credit ratings from other major agencies to match. The move this week bumping South Dakota's issuer credit rating from "AA+" to "AAA" by New York- based S&P will likely save the state money by letting it borrow at lower interest costs, and similar action from Moody's Investors Service...» Read More
The Fast Money traders have the play on Disney, Tesla, and Best Buy. And Tavis McCourt defends his Apple upgrade and $600 price target.
Lennar's upgrade may present an attractive entry point in the home builder's space, says CNBC's Josh Lipton.
Berkshire Hathaway owns 11 percent of the ratings agency. Will this keep it from getting downgraded by Moody's?
Colin Gillis, BGC analyst, discusses his contrarian call on Apple, explaining why he believes the stock's recent weakness may present a buying opportunity for investors.
The big box story got an upgrade to "outperform", with Peter Keith, Piper Jaffray analyst.
Aaron Freedman, Moody's, explains why the death of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez will not have an immediate impact on the country's sovereign rating.
Peter Misek, Jefferies analyst, explains why he upgraded Research in Motion to a "buy" and put a $1950 price target on the stock.
Todd Hagerman, Sterne Agee analyst, explains why he upgraded Citi and JPMorgan from "neutral" to "buy."
Alex Gauna, JMP Securities senior research analyst, discusses his outlook on Research in Motion and why he upgraded the company to "market perform."
Groupon might be up 17% today, but there are a lot of skeptics on the stock, reports CNBC's Seema Mody. Aaron Kessler, Raymond James senior internet analyst, also offers insight on the trending stock; and the FMHR crew share their trades on Amazon after Credit Suisse upgraded the stock to "outperform."
CNBC's Kate Kelly has the details of Meredith Whitney's upgrade on Citigroup from an "underperform" rating to a "hold", amid improved operating metrics.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports Goldman Sachs upgrades Telsa shares to a "buy" rating and place a price target at $35 on the stock. Also, a look at a new study that shows older and older cars are on the road, despite increasing new car sales.
CNBC's David Faber and Julia Boorstin discuss the negativity surrounding Rupert Murdoch and whether there is an investment opportunity in News Corp's upgrade from RBC Capital Markets.
Discussing General Electric's upgrade, with Steve Winoker, Sanford Bernstein, and the Fast Money traders.
Discussing the surge in Kindle sales on Black Friday and the trade on Amazon, with Ken Sena, Evercore Partners analyst. Also, the Fast Money traders with the play on Corning.
Brian White, Ticonderoga Securities senior research analyst, has a 12 month price target on Apple of $666/share. He discusses the launch of the new iPhone 5. Also, the Fast Money traders with the play on Amazon's upgrade at Stifel Nicolaus.