Interest rate decisions are expected today from the European Central Bank and Bank of England.
Some key energy companies report disappointing third-quarter earnings.
Monster Beverage is downgraded to 'buy' at Goldman, and Buckingham initiates airlines.
Goldman downgrades Royal Dutch Shell to 'sell' and upgrades ConocoPhillips to 'neutral.'
Economies of scale will likely help increase profits.
Allegiant Travel is upgraded to 'buy,' and Dendreon is downgraded to 'underperform.'
The utility company also plans a 1-for-3 reverse stock split.
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