News Headline Summary

Today’s Best and Worst performing US stocks in early trade:

Top Performing Stocks
- Comcast (+6.34%) - Takeover of GE unit
- FMC Technologies (+4.74%) - Positive earnings
- JC Penney (+4.26%) - Increased bank credit facility
- LyondellBasell (+3.80%) - Increased dividend
- Lorillard (+3.55%) - Positive Earnings

Worst Performing Stocks
- Cliffs Natural Resources (-17.54%) - Weak earnings
- Dean Foods (-9.30%) - Weak earnings
- Dr Pepper Snapple (-5.08%) - Weak earnings
- Fossil (-3.36%) - Downgraded at Macquarie
- Wellpoint (-3.35%) - Downgraded at Monness Crespi

Print 14:59, 13 Feb 2013 - US Equities - Source: RANsquawk