The retail giant's plans to roll out more of its 'neighborhood markets' could be bad news for urban bargain shops.
The stock's addition to the S&P 500 makes the chain even more attractive.
Despite the recent pullback, it's the go-to stock in the deep-discount retail niche.
From Costco on one end to Dollar Tree on the other, there's no shortage of rivals looking to take the retailing giant's business.
AB InBev is downgraded to 'sell' at Goldman, and Norfolk Southern is downgraded to 'neutral' at Citigroup.
General Electric initiated with a 'buy,' and OpenTable initiated with an 'outperform.'
Stocks are higher as jobless claims fall to their lowest weekly level in years.
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