Stocks are mixed, with the Dow managing to continue its march higher following it record close but the Nasdaq lagging.
Going somewhat unnoticed in the fanfare of the most recent 13F filing season is that HMC still holds investments in about 20 ETFs.
Altria is upgraded to 'buy,' and Red Robin is downgraded to 'neutral.'
Research in Motion is upgraded to 'hold,' and Intel is downgraded to 'neutral.'
TSMC is upgraded to 'conviction buy,' and Garmin is downgraded to 'sell.'
Money manager Ken Fisher likes 'the biggest of the big.'
The deepwater drilling specialist is signing up customers for rigs that aren't even built yet.
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All hail the bull market, which ended the week with a big rally. But it also is starting to look a little like 1987, which suffered an epic blow-out.
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