Some investors will be tempted to make bad decisions, while smart investors focus on price.
Companies are having a tough time convincing doctors, patients and insurers to give new treatments a try.
This week's highlights include quarterly reports from the two biggest companies by market capitalization, Apple and Exxon Mobil, which are expect to post declining earnings.
Vitamin Shoppe is downgraded to 'neutral' from 'buy' and Intel is upgraded to 'buy' from 'hold.'
The draconian fee is targeted at high-cost health insurance plans, but unions are balking at reducing benefits. The result may be job losses.
Also in focus is the first reading of second quarter GDP as well as a slew of other economic data.
These stand-alone facilities are spreading in affluent communities, but hospitals and insurance companies see them as unfair competitors.
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