This week's highlights include quarterly reports from the two biggest companies by market capitalization, Apple and Exxon Mobil, which are expect to post declining earnings.
Value investors should consider these oversold names.
With the index changes afoot, the exchange traded tracking it will follow suit.
The struggling food giant hopes to jiggle more sales from its iconic brand.
But investors are still hungry for the above-average dividend yields they offer.
Whole Foods upgraded to 'outperform' and Kraft Foods downgraded to 'hold.'
Strong Asian and European manufacturing reports boost global stocks, and US markets seem set to follow.
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