Caterpillar, Yahoo and a few other companies report earnings.
Boeing is downgraded to 'underweight,' and Vivus is downgraded to 'sell.'
Dendreon is upgraded to 'outperform,' and Aeropostale is downgraded to 'neutral.'
ECB and BOE rate decision also in focus as are initial jobless claims.
Francesca's is upgraded to 'buy,' and Demand Media is downgraded to 'sell.'
The stock market pullback gives traders a chance to consider 3 names that have gone from cold to hot.
With the looming fiscal cliff, these tech companies could announce one-time payments before the end of 2012.
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