Stocks are down as investors await the conclusion of the Feds FOMC meeting.
Among them are one-quarter of the poor, but Obamacare could bring relief to 14 million people with no coverage today.
Stocks are up on positive economic data out of China and Japan, paired with the lack of action by the US military in Syria.
Data released over the weekend spooked investors and sent shares down.
BlackBerry is downgraded to 'sell,' and Best Buy is initiated with an 'outperform.'
These stocks offer modest valuations and superior growth potential for the year ahead.
The hospital operator is buying smaller rival $21 a share. Expect more such deals to come.
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