LinkedIn Corporation (NASDAQ: LNKD) a professional network on the Internet is down more than -4%, at $68.95. LinkedIn’s 180-day lock-up period ended...

Sanderson Farms (SAFM) a poultry processing company reported a quarterly loss, a net loss of $16.3 million, or 74 cents a share, compared with a profit of $35.1 million, or $1.62 a share, Net sales at the company fell about 2 percent to $479.3 million. “The results for our second quarter of fiscal 2011 reflect current market conditions and the overall economic environment,”...

Raymond James downgraded shares of GSI Commerce (GSIC), a provider of e-commerce and interactive marketing services to businesses, from an “outperform” rating to a “market perform” rating. Goldman Sachs downgraded shares of Jones Apparel Group Inc. (JNY) from a “neutral” rating to a “sell” rating. They now have a $11.00 price target on the stock, down previously...

Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group Inc. (NYSE:DTG) is trading at a price of $78.66 its shares added almost 13% after Hertz Global Holdings (NYSE:HTZ) raised its offer to buy the rival car-rental company. Hertz Global Holdings is trading at a price of $16.52. Currently, the company has a Market capitalization (total value of a company in the stock market) of approximately...

It looks like, Oil prices could drop as low as $90 a barrel later this month as the global economy slows and unrest in the Middle East eventually fades. Crude oil for June delivery rose $2.91 to $100.09 a barrel. Gold for June delivery rose $14.80 to $1,506.50 an ounce, and silver for July delivery rose $1.60 to $36.89 an ounce. Authorities in China are concerned the rapid...

Alcon [[ACL]] downgraded to Hold from Buy, $165 target, at Citigroup… Amazon.com Inc. [[AMZN]] Raised target to $160 from $130 at Barclays. ArcelorMittal [[MT]] upgraded to Outperform, $55 target, at BNP Paribas… Bank of America Corporation [[BAC]] Started as Buy at Ladenburg Thalmann. Baxter Int’l [[BAX]] upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform… Becton...