Mosaic is upgraded to 'outperform,' and General Electric is downgraded to 'neutral.'
Look to these investments this week for strength as stocks continue to outperform.
Stocks are higher as report shows employers added more jobs than expected and the unemployment rate fell last month.
Citigroup, State Street and Bank of New York Mellon are among the winners.
Anticipation of numbers that beat the estimates has investors in an upbeat mood early on Friday.
Just like with bond rating agencies, sell-side equity analysis is fraught with conflicts of interest.
With problems still persisting in the financial industry, more layoffs may be on the horizon.
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