Saks is downgraded to 'neutral,' and Netflix is initiated with a 'buy.'
Markets are headed for a down open on slower than expected growth in China.
Gold has fallen more than 20% since the summer of 2011, as worries about domestic economic problems ease and fears of a government default dissipate.
Markets are set for a higher open ahead of jobless claims data.
McDonalds initiated with an 'overweight,' and Facebook upgraded to 'buy.'
The last-minute $13 billion agreement lifted stocks in Asia and Europe, and it look set to do the same on Wall Street today.
Best Buy is upgraded to 'outperform,' and Akamai is initiated with a 'buy.'
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US markets were able to rally hard and largely trim the day's losses. Meanwhile, a bounce in crude oil could be in the offing.
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Six weeks later, most Americans have forgotten about the 2014 tax season -- except those who didn't file by the April 15 deadline.
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