Apple's iPhone release, widely expected in August, is helping drive these technology issues higher.
The company is building a new plant in Arizona, likely to produce material for the iPhone 5s and other products.
Boeing is downgraded to 'underweight,' and Vivus is downgraded to 'sell.'
Panera Bread is upgraded to 'outperform,' and Yelp is initiated with a 'market perform.'
Stocks are higher as optimism surrounding the fiscal cliff negotiations continues to spur buying.
Trading volume remains light as investors stay on the sidelines ahead of the Fed's next rate decision, expected later this week.
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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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