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What: Shares of Liquidity Services
So what: I don't have access to Stifel's note so I can't tell you what drove the rating, but it's a good bet that a new federal contract helped. On Monday, Liquidity Services announced an extension to its existing deal with the Department of Defense.
Now what: Much like eBay
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