US stocks are set to open down on global growth concerns as investors await US housing reports.
General Electric is downgraded to 'neutral,' and McDonald's is downgraded to 'outperform.'
US markets are set to rebound at the open, following global markets higher.
The countries agreed to avoid using competitive devaluations of their currencies.
Markets are set to recover some losses as gold prices bounce.
At $38 a night, that's cheaper than staying at a Motel 6. But will it be enough to lure vacationers back on board?
Investors also appear ready to put Friday's disappointing US employment report behind them, as earnings season gets started.
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The apparel chain takes a hard hit after blaming the weather for its quarterly sales decline. But cold temperatures don't explain the drop in full-year sales as well.
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