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.
The financial sector will be well represented, with quarterly reports due from the likes of Goldman Sachs and American Express, as well as the tech sector.
The next version of the device has been a long time coming -- and may overshadow new tablets from rivals.
These picks, all under $10 a share, have momentum that may increase their values in investors' eyes.
DreamWorks is downgraded to 'neutral,' and Splunk is initiated with a 'neutral.'
Procter & Gamble is downgraded to 'equal weight,' and Sprint is initiated with an 'underperform.'
Everything's relative. Whether buying low or selling high -- it's all about good timing.
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