ArcelorMittal is downgraded to 'sector perform,' and HP is initiated with a 'hold.'
Whole Foods upgraded to 'outperform' and Kraft Foods downgraded to 'hold.'
Halliburton is upgraded to 'buy,' and DeVry is downgraded to 'hold.'
Shares of the retailer plunge after the company fires its CEO.
Starwood Hotels initiated with an 'outperform,' and BB&T upgraded to 'buy.'
Big Lots is both downgraded and upgraded, and Angie's List is initiated with an 'overweight.'
Stocks are mixed as investors remain on the sideline ahead of President Obama's State of the Union address.
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