Garmin is upgraded to 'outperform,' while Oracle is downgraded to 'market perform.'
Steel Dynamics and US Steel are downgraded to 'hold.' DuPont is initiated with 'equal weight.'
A peek at the charts shows there may be a reversal in sentiment coming soon.
Investors are optimistic so far this year despite broad concerns about the economy and fourth-quarter earnings results.
Travelers is upgraded to 'conviction buy' at Goldman, while Akamai is downgraded to 'sell' at Citigroup.
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Breaking up big banks is an untested solution to the too big to fail problem that attempts to isolate and dismantle large, troubled institutions while protecting the rest of the economy.
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