Equities Roundup: Google, Retail Stocks Continue to Counter Bearish Sentiments

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Major U.S. Stock Indices

DJIA: 11,574.93 (+0.84 percent)
S&P 500: 1,215.78 (+1.01 percent)
NASDAQ: 2,643.55 (+0.89 percent)
Russell 2000: 702.27 (+0.49 percent)

In other news:



  • Consumers may be spending more, but they sure aren't happy about. The U.S. Michigan Consumer Sentiment Index fell to the lowest levels since the 1980s. [BusinessWeek]
  • Have investors finally grown tired of the knee-jerk reactions to every announcement regarding the European debt crisis? [CNBC]
  • S&P cut Spain's credit rating from AA to AA- as high unemployment and high debt mixed with the slowdown of Europe's more troubled economies has increased risk. [Reuters]
  • Troubled states like California and Rhode Island are taking steps to instill confidence in municipal bond investors. [Marketwatch]
  • From novelty smartphone app to international media empire: Can Angry Birds really become as big as Disney's (DIS) Mickey Mouse or Nintendo's (NTDOY) Mario? [Fortune]

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Companies

Symbol Name Price Change % Volume
MCEP Mid-Con Energy Partners LP 2.10 -0.13 -5.83 136,518 Trade
AAPL Apple Inc. 187.16 -0.47 -0.25 15,288,244 Trade
S Sprint Corporation 5.18 0.02 0.39 11,234,326 Trade
DIS The Walt Disney Company 104.07 0.01 0.01 6,971,646 Trade
VZ Verizon Communications Inc. 48.81 0.38 0.78 18,539,819 Trade
GM General Motors Company 38.28 0.19 0.50 6,990,449 Trade
F Ford Motor Company 11.52 0.01 0.09 22,364,295 Trade
T AT&T Inc. 32.43 -0.16 -0.49 29,390,313 Trade

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