Opponents argue that exporting the fossil fuel puts the manufacturing renaissance at risk.
Analyst coverage is increasing at research firms as speculation about the bottom of share prices looms.
Bristol-Myers is downgraded to 'neutral,' and Gap is initiated with an 'underperform.'
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Dahlman Rose downgrades steel companies, and Whole Foods is initiated with an 'outperform.'
Applications for unemployment insurance rise unexpectedly. Sales of new homes climb. Weak economic reports out of Europe and China overshadow hopes for more Fed stimulus. HP's shares slip after its revenue misses forecasts.
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