Stocks Watch

July 21, 2004


Laureate Education Inc.Shares of the Baltimore-based purveyor of undergraduate and graduate education programs in Europe and Latin America surged 4.6 percent yesterday to $38.94, their high this year, after Piper Jaffray & Co. raised its target price from $42 to $45.


AMC Entertainment

Shares surged more than 23 percent yesterday, rising $3.19 to $17.41, on reports that private equity firm J.P. Morgan Partners was negotiating to buy the movie industry's second-largest theater company.

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