The companies are reporting earnings along with Barnes & Noble and Children's Place.
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Fusion-io is upgraded to 'outperform,' and Fifth Third Bancorp is downgraded to 'market perform.'
Americans just don't seem to want to spend money on discretionary items right now -- and there's no reason for this trend to reverse itself.
Slow spending has hardly slowed down these funds.
Stocks are lower as buyers sit on the sidelines ahead of the release of the minutes from the last FOMC meeting.
Mosaic and Potash are downgraded to 'underweight,' and Trina Solar is upgraded to 'buy.'
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