The markets closed modestly with the Dow rising 9 points to 13,333 after Germany's higher court supported the European bailout fund. Nasdaq gained 9 points to 3114. On the upside
Monster Worldwide (NYSE: MWW) is searching for a Social Media Driver to promote the Marussia F1 Team at the U. S. Grand Prix in Austin, Texas through social media. Dole Food (NYSE: DOLE) engaged in discussions to sell its packaged foods and Asia fresh businesses to Itochu. Mindspeed Technologies (Nasdaq: MSPD) lifted its revenue outlook for the fourth quarter. On the downside Plans by Brazil to lower energy expenses weighed down shares of energy companies Cia Energetica de Minas Gerais (NYSE: CIG), Centrais El (NYSE: EBR) and Companhia Paranaense de Energia (NYSE: ELP).Two U. S. senators asked the Food and Drug Administration to regulate and study the effects of energy drinks such as those made by Monster Beverage (Nasdaq: MNST). Stifel Nicolaus cut its price target on Liquidity Services (Nasdaq: LQDT) to $66 from $72. In the broad market, advancing issues outpaced decliners by a margin of more than 5 to 3 on the NYSE and by more than 7 to 5 on Nasdaq. The Russell 2000 which tracks small cap stocks gained 3 points to 845.