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Oct 8- Parker Hannifin Corp:. *Longbow cuts Parker Hannifin to underperform- Streetinsider.com. Reuters Station users, click. 1568.
Oct 8- Parker Hannifin Corp:. *Stifel raises Parker Hannifin target price to $111 from $101; rating. Reuters Station users, click. 1568.
CLEVELAND-- Parker Hannifin Corp. said Friday that it is buying Velcon Filters LLC from a private equity firm for an undisclosed price. Velcon, based in Colorado Springs, Colo., is owned by The Sterling Group LP and has approximately 300 employees globally.
Oct 5- Parker Hannifin Corp:. *Says signed an agreement to acquire Velcon Filters, LLC, from the Sterling. Group LP, a private equity firm.
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
Earnings: They keep getting better. Of 15 major companies reporting this morning, 13 beat earnings expectations, one (Delta Air Lines) matched, and only one (General Dynamics) missed. More importantly, nine of the 15 raised 2012 estimates.
Earlier in the session, Big Lots shares were down as much as 21.8 percent, their worst intraday loss since Nov. 2008.
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Stocks in the S&P 1,500 that displayed unusual volume in Friday's trading session.
The “Mad Money” host outlines what he plans to watch in the days to come.
Jim Cramer’s researcher, Nicole Urken, discusses how the ebullience at the NYC marathon this past weekend stands in contrast to the eurozone mood and is an analogy of the divergence in market conditions.
Find out what six big themes the “Mad Money” host thinks are controlling individual stock movements this earnings season.
If it weren’t for Europe, the U.S. stock market would be higher, the “Mad Money” host says. And he’s got 10 reasons why.
So far, the earnings picture has been just fine, the “Mad Money” host said. You just may or may not have known it since the market action is still being driven by Europe.
What follows is a look at stocks in the S&P 1,500 displaying unusual volume in Tuesday's trading session.
September Producer Price Index hotter than expected, up 0.8 percent, but has little effect on U.S. stock futures; it's still about Europe — and China.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed down for the eighth consecutive day on Tuesday, posting its longest losing streak since October 10, 2008, when it fell 22 percent over an eight-day period.
Sitting at an eight-month low, the S&P Industrials sector has officially entered correction mode, falling 12.5 percent from its April 29 high.
Another lousy day over there, with many markets down two to three percent. In recent days, the U.S. markets have usually come off their lows after Europe closed at about 11:30am ET. But retail sales for July, out on Thursday, may be a modest bright spot.
S&P futures are down again...this would be the seventh straight decline...the worst streak since October 2010.