Halliburton is downgraded to 'underweight,' and Eli Lilly is initiated with a 'buy.'
Use this week's aerospace stocks' multiyear highs as an opportunity to book profits.
These companies are in the sweet spot of a major economic trend.
Northrop Grumman upgraded to 'neutral' and Juniper upgraded to 'buy.'
Stocks are lower after a surprising report shows US GDP contracting in Q4 2012.
The deal with the US Army for semiautomatic rifles is worth $16.8 million.
Dahlman Rose downgrades steel companies, and Whole Foods is initiated with an 'outperform.'
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