Stocks rallied and the Dow gained nearly 200 points Tuesday as Wall Street shook off its 5-day losing streak, its worst stretch since early January.
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals logo Regeneron Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:REGN) shares gapped up prior to trading on Tuesday after Jefferies Group raised their price target on the stock from $442.00 to $502.00, MarketBeat Ratings reports.
Demonstrators in New York, Washington and Orlando, Florida, called on the U.S. government to help struggling Puerto Rico cope with a failing economy and $72 billion in debt.
Twitter Inc. TWTR 5.30 % said second-quarter revenue grew 61%, a reassuring sign that its advertising business is working its way past a temporary hiccup.
Consumer confidence dropped in July, according to a report released Tuesday by The Conference Board, which tracks it each month. The index fell to 90.9 this month, down from 99.8 in June.