The market for pet-focused products appears to be strong, growing and resilient.
Also in focus is the first reading of second quarter GDP as well as a slew of other economic data.
Stocks are higher as a report on rising home prices along with some better-than-expected earnings reports support the market.
Investors look to earnings and to a slew of economic reports due out this week.
The rally shows its strength by shrugging off weakness in Japan and worries about next week's Fed meeting. Exxon, Chevron and Whole Foods report results.
Big changes in a short amount of time may signal an impending slide in these widely held names.
Gold stocks are downgraded at Jefferies, and Yelp is initiated with an 'outperform.'
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