Markets are set for a higher open as investors await more earnings, data.
Toll Brothers is upgraded to 'neutral,' and Nordstrom is initiated with a 'buy.'
Oppenheimer is bullish on semiconductor and other companies benefitting from strong demand for smartphones and tablets.
These days, tech names simply can't be connected with the company in any way, shape or form.
BlackBerry downgraded to 'sell, and Caterpillar upgraded to 'outperform.'
Zynga is upgraded to 'buy,' and Yum Brands is downgraded to 'neutral.'
The iPhone maker shares are down more than 8% in premarket. Chinese manufacturing data were better than expected.
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