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Tiffany, Leap Wireless, Cash America


Tiffany Co., up $2.76 at $79.78

A Stifel Nicolaus analyst upgraded the luxury jewelry company’s stock to a “Buy,” saying that consumers may be feeling wealthier.

Genesco Inc., down $1.91 at $72.50

A Sterne Agee analyst downgraded shares of the shoe, hat and clothing seller to “Neutral” from “Buy,” citing a recent rise in its stock.

Cash America International Inc., down $3.07 at $45.65

The pawn shop operator and payday lender cut its second-quarter profit forecast to a level below analysts’ view.


Leap Wireless International Inc., up $8.97 at $16.95

Wireless carrier AT Inc. said Friday that it agreed to acquire the pre-paid cellphone carrier for about $1.19 billion in cash.

Aruba Networks Inc., up 61 cents at $17.59

The wireless communications company’s board approved buying back as much as $100 million more of its shares.

First Solar Inc., up $2.62 at $50.27

Shares of the solar company rose after the Chinese government announced plans to expand solar power capacity.

Given Imaging Ltd., up $1.45 at $15.48

Regulators in Japan have approved the company’s PillCam pill-sized diagnostic camera for use in diagnosing diseases of the colon.

Taylor Capital Group Inc., up $3.39 at $21.20

MB Financial Inc. is buying the commercial bank for about $680 million to increase its presence in the Chicago area.