Stocks moved higher to begin the week, boosted by gains in the energy and consumer goods sector. Markets came off of session highs, though, on worries over the U.S.'s increasing involvement in the Syrian conflict. Tesla (TSLA) gave rise to consumer stocks after Piper Jaffray upgraded its rating to BUY from NEUTRAL and increased its price target by 65%. The firm said it anticipates deliveries of the Model 3 this year. Straight Path Communications (STRP) rocketed higher after AT&T (T) agreed to purchase the company in a $1.6 billion deal. The acquisition is expected to close within a year. Lennar (LEN) reduced its first-quarter earnings after taking an unexpected financial hit. The homebuilder said it took a one-time $140 million charge tied to a 2008 court cast, reducing quarterly earnings by 70%.
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