You can't buy stocks based on nostalgia, on hope or on faith. But that's about all Hewlett-Packard has to offer investors. If the company has a destination, what is it?
Raymond James is upgrading solar stocks and JC Penney is downgraded to 'neutral.'
Halliburton is upgraded to 'outperform,' and Diamond Foods is downgraded to 'underperform.'
3 companies are expected to continue reacting to recent news, while 2 are due to report earnings next week.
Shares of Facebook slump as their lockup period ends. Jobless claims rise and housing starts decline, while building permits jump to a 4-year high. Wal-Mart slips on a disappointing outlook. Cisco rallies on a dividend hike.
This stock offers exposure to two attractive market sectors in one company.
Fiserv is downgraded to 'neutral,' and Agilent is initiated with an 'overweight.'
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