Sirius XM is upgraded to 'equal weight' at Barclays, while Tim Hortons is downgraded to 'sell' at Goldman.
The company continues to sell off assets to help pay for its Goodrich deal.
GE's growth strategy is to expand to smaller and faster-growing countries in the African region.
A jittery Europe, a slowing China, and a weak US recovery means rock-solid income is a great choice for investors looking to ride out the storm.
Better-than-expected earnings from 3 more Dow components give stocks a boost.
The company has made significant investments in the region as a whole to insulate itself from the volatility of the individual markets.
You can't get more solid than these picks from a defensive fund manager.
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