Cliffs Natural is both upgraded and downgraded, and General Mills is upgraded to 'buy.'
Shares of the company have become dangerously high-priced, so this move will help tremendously.
Markets are set for a slightly positive open after the small island country reached a bank deal with Greece.
Zynga is downgraded to 'neutral,' and The Fresh Market is initiated with a 'strong buy.'
An analyst raises his rating on the stock to 'buy,' saying the stock is cheap and that Oracle's recent moves to bolster its hardware business are about to bear fruit.
Stocks are up despite "the sequestor" at home and disappointing manufacturing data from abroad.
Market to open lower as budget cuts are set to commence Friday.
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