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Social Media Outlook for Wednesday June 20 (TSO, MCP, COP, JCP)

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In recent years, traders and investors have increasingly turned to social media to discuss their investments. Now, interested parties can get a scientific look at what is being discussed on a weekly, monthly, and even hourly basis.

Provided by Social Market Analytics, here is the social media outlook for Wednesday, June 20.

Most Bullish

Tesoro (NYSE: TSO) shares traded higher on Tuesday. Goldman Sachs upgraded the company from a Sell to a Neutral rating.

Molycorp (NYSE: MCP) traded up about 11% on Tuesday. The company completed its takeover of Canadian-based company Neo Materials Technologies while headlines circulated that the Chinese government was warning of depleting rare earth supplies.

Most Bearish

ConocoPhillips (NYSE: COP) shares sunk over 2% on Wednesday. Goldman Sachs downgraded the company to a Sell rating.

J. C. Penney (NYSE: JCP) traded lower on Tuesday after the company announced the departure of its President Michael Francis. Francis was brought in less than a year ago to reinvent the retailer's marketing.

Most Discussed

J. C. Penney (NYSE: JCP)

Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) is frequently discussed on social media. Shares of the tech giant were relatively stable on Wednesday, two days after Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) unveiled its rival tablet the Surface.

Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) held an event Wednesday afternoon. The company laid out plans for Windows Phone 8, the version of its Windows 8 operating system intended to run on smartphones.

Walgreen (NYSE: WAG) traded down about 3% on Wednesday. On Tuesday, Walgreen announced an alliance with Alliance Boots, a leading international pharmacy store.

FedEx (NAYSE: FDX) traded sharply higher on Tuesday, and maintained those gains on Wednesday. The company reported earnings on Tuesday that beat analysts expectations.

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Latest Ratings for TSO

DateFirmActionFromTo
Sep 2014JP MorganInitiates Coverage onNeutral
May 2014Simmons & Co.UpgradesNeutralOverweight
Apr 2014Wolfe ResearchInitiates Coverage onPeer Perform

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