Viacom downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at Piper Jaffray Piper Jaffray downgraded Viacom citing valuation and the company's slowing growth profile. The firm raised its price target for shares to $58 from $53.
Barnes Group raises quarterly dividend by 9% to 12c per share The board of Barnes Group increased the company’s quarterly cash dividend 9% to 12c per share of common stock. The dividend will be payable December 10, to shareholders of record at the close of business on November 26. On an annualized basis, the increase raises the annual dividend from 44c per share to 48c per share.