Based on what we've seen so far from other prominent manufacturers, a smartwatch may not be worth the company's time.
Alcoa may have lost some luster now that it's out of the Dow. This week, investors may also want to watch Yum Brands, Wells Fargo, Costco and Family Dollar.
Whatever damage Apple has sustained in the stock market as its hyper-growth slows to more modest levels, it still owns the most valuable brand in the world.
Bernstein Research says increased competition and overvaluation could send shares to $180.
The chip maker showed off new products and designs at its developer forum. But is that what its customers want?
The central bank's decision on whether to trim its bond buying may dictate if the market has a good week. Oracle and FedEx earnings are on tap.
Vitamin Shoppe is downgraded to 'neutral' from 'buy' and Intel is upgraded to 'buy' from 'hold.'
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