Abercrombie is upgraded to 'overweight,' and American Eagle is downgraded to 'neutral.'
Zynga downgraded to 'neutral,' and First Solar is downgraded to 'negative.'
As long as you don't fall into the trap of buying a secular decliner or a serial disappointer, you'll do fine.
This month, the retailer boasts even lower prices than its bigger rival.
Shares of Facebook slump as their lockup period ends. Jobless claims rise and housing starts decline, while building permits jump to a 4-year high. Wal-Mart slips on a disappointing outlook. Cisco rallies on a dividend hike.
These consumer-focused plays resist even ugly downturns.
Coca-Cola will be the first blue chip since 2005 to divide its shares. What are splits, and why should investors care?
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The tech giant surprised Taiwanese manufacturers when it unveiled the first full-size iPad for $499.
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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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The IRS is struggling to combat identify thieves who file fraudulent tax returns in the names of older residents who don't need to file.