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.
Stocks are higher as University of Michigan consumer confidence reading is better than expected.
A slew of next-generation lighter-than-air flying machines promise to do amazing feats, though problems remain.
Strong cash flow is setting the stage for major payout hikes at these companies.
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Northrop Grumman upgraded to 'neutral' and Juniper upgraded to 'buy.'
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The central bank leaves its policy unchanged. That means loans to businesses and on mortgages and autos will be cheap. Stocks pull back.
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