40 Upgrades and Downgrades for this Week

It pays to stay on top of the latest profit opportunities, and today's post is a great place to start. Here are Portfolio Grader's latest stock updates More 

Stocks Mixed as Jobs Report Looms

In the end, the Dow Jones lost 0.5%, the S&P 500 dropped 0.1%, the Nasdaq gained 0.3% and the Russell 2000 finished the day with a 0.4% gain. More 

The Consolidating Food Industry: Bayer AG (BAYRY) and Monsanto Company (MON)

A deal between Monsanto (MON) and Bayer (BAYRY) was rejected, but it's not dead yet, and would be one more notch in the consolidation of the food industry. More 

Stocks Drop Despite Strong M&A Activity

In the end, the Dow Jones lost a fraction, the S&P dropped 0.2%, the Nasdaq lost 0.1% and the Russell 2000 ended the day lower 0.1%. More 

Why CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (CF), LendingClub Corp (LC) and Monsanto Company (MON) Are 3 of Today’s Best Stocks

Despite another day of tepid performances by broader indexes, CF, LC and MON notched impressive gains while ascending to the best stocks of the day club. More 

Monsanto Company: MON Stock Owners, Take the Offer!

Monsanto (MON) stock holders may want to take the money and run while the Bayer offer is still on the table. More 

Mid-Day Report: Viacom, Inc. Drama Rivals Original Programming (VIAB)

Markets are mixed heading into the afternoon even as a power play is ongoing at the board of National Amusements, majority shareholders at Viacom and CBS More