Stocks Fall on Jobless Claims, Stocks to Watch: CYBI, OEH, BWEN, ETH, WCC, AEGR

All three major stock averages are down this morning after weekly jobless claims jumped 46,000 to a seasonally adjusted 388,000. Last week those numbers fell dramatically, but were distorted because one large state did not post its claims numbers.

In Europe, EU leaders are preparing to meet at a summit in Brussels as they try to overcome differences over plans for a banking union. According to reports, Greece, Spain and Cyprus will not be topics discussed at the summit.

The Dow is down 3 points, the Nasdaq is down 15 points and the S&P 500 is down 2 points. [Read more...]

6 NYSE Stocks Falling Today: GDI, ANR, ACI, YOKU, IVN, WCC

Traders at the NYSEGardner Denver Inc. (NYSE:GDI) is down 10.70% this morning at $47.13. GDI has traded 2.4 million shares so far today, well above its daily average of 747 thousand shares. GDI shares are down today after the company’s CEO resigns. The company has a market cap of 2.32 billion. Sign Up For Free Stock Alerts

Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. (NYSE:ANR) is down 11.53% today at $6.75. ANR has traded 11 million shares so far today and trades 14.2 million shares a day on average. ANR shares are down today after BMO Capital Markets downgraded the stock to underperform from outperform. The company has a market cap of 1.50 billion. [Read more...]

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