Expedia is upgraded to 'buy,' while BJ's Restaurants is downgraded to 'market perform.'
Several headwinds are staring the industrial average straight in the face.
A decline in mining activity worldwide and a drop in purchases by dealers prompts the big machinery maker to lower its 2012 forecast.
Other industries shed workers even as the US economy continues to heal.
Stocks are mixed as a less-than-stellar earnings season continues.
But the company is cautious about the global economy.
With not much news on the economic front but more major earnings, Wall Street looks ready to recover.
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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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In a tax case, a US judge ruled that the agency's published guidelines don't hold up in court.
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