POP: TIM HORTONS UP 3%
Macke says it's the largest fast food chain up north, but that he'd "run it better" after he's elected minister of defense and has taken over Canada.
DROP: KAISER ALUM DOWN 14%
It's a big aerospace player, and Karen is staying with it, despite a blah quarter in which it missed predicted earnings by a few cents.
POP: 1-800-FLOWERS.COM UP 6%
Joe remarkes that he's "never used them" and that after its stock moved up $7, along with its decent earnings report, he'll "avoid them."
POP: BROOKDALE SR. LVIVING UP 16%
Dylan calls it a demographic play, and Adami agrees, pointing out its better-than-expected quarter. He continued by stating next year will be even better for the assisted living company, when "Brett Favre checks in."
An attorney Curtis Wolf has launched WhoCanISue.com, a site that determines users' chances at winning civil actions along with a directory of lawyers. Macke: "That's awesome."
DROP: HOT TOPIC DOWN 10%
This specialty retailer, which sells clothing and merchandise to "angry young girls" according to Macke, may have reached its trend expiration date.
Dean Peterson, a 6-foot, 250-pound mailman, is campaigning to add kilts as an official uniform option for male U.S. Postal Workers. Dylan muses that kilts could be more comfortable than pants in the summer, offering "better aeration." Karen has nothing to say on the matter.
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