Panera Bread is upgraded to 'outperform,' and Yelp is initiated with a 'market perform.'
If shoppers are standing on line for TVs, tablets and jewelry, they're wasting time and money.
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Stocks are mixed as investors pore over quarterly earnings, jobless claims, manufacturing data and leading economic indicators.
Stock moves after companies beat or miss estimates provide opportunities for aggressive investors.
Cardmembers aren't spending like they used to, and profit grew just 1% from a year earlier.
The world's largest retailer should attract more customers by partnering with American Express on prepaid cards.
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