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 microblogging site comes up short compared with larger rival Facebook.
The publisher's digital strategy is paying off, and shares are up about 40% this year.
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Family Dollar is downgraded to 'equal weight,' and FedEx is initiated with a 'buy.'
Chipotle is upgraded to 'buy,' and Alcoa is downgraded to 'neutral.'
For investors aiming to swing for the fences with single equity plays, check out these athletic names -- including Nike and Madison Square Garden Co.
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