AIG is upgraded to 'buy,' and Nvidia is downgraded to 'perform.'
Stocks are poised to finish the week higher as the unemployment rate dropped to 7.8% for September.
AK Steel is upgraded to 'buy,' and VeriFone is downgraded to 'neutral.'
Stocks are mixed as investors await the release of minutes from June's Federal Reserve meeting.
Oracle is upgraded to 'outperform,' and Medivation is initiated with a 'buy.'
Celgene is downgraded to 'sector perform,' and eBay is initiated with an 'outperform.'
Stocks are mixed despite a better-than-expected reading on consumer confidence.
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