Stocks Sink as U.S. Manufacturing Slumps
Shares plummeted 10.3%.
Dell (DELL) shares were upgraded to "buy" from "sell" at Goldman Sachs. Shares surged 4.4%.
Deckers Outdoor (DECK) stock jumped 10.6% after shares of the footwear, apparel, and accessories company was upgraded to "buy" from "neutral" at Sterne Agee.
SuperValu (SVU) shares surged 12.6% after reports said private-equity firm Cerberus Capital Management is open to various deal alternatives with the U.S. grocery chain, such as buying a store chain or the whole company.
Equifax shares ticked up 4.2%.
-- Written by Andrea Tse and Joe Deaux in New York.
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