As the lazy days of summer come to a close, these companies could get a boost.
Also in focus is the first reading of second quarter GDP as well as a slew of other economic data.
Lululemon is initiated with a 'buy,' and AMD is downgraded to 'underweight.'
Family Dollar is downgraded to 'equal weight,' and FedEx is initiated with a 'buy.'
Proximity to new oil and natural gas sites is drawing interest from abroad and fueling the city's economic and population growth.
The group just seems right for rotation and appreciation.
Investors are digesting a slew of earnings as they await jobless claims data.
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