The home goods retailer closed down 12.5% Thursday after reporting earnings. Is now your chance to get in for cheap?
ArcelorMittal is downgraded to 'sector perform,' and HP is initiated with a 'hold.'
Most are expecting increased volatility in equity markets on Friday as index managers rebalance their portfolios.
Stocks are mixed, with the Dow and S&P lower and the Nasdaq barely above the flat line.
The Federal Reserve surprised markets by keeping its stimulus measures intact.
Adobe and Pier 1 will report earnings, ConAgra could boost its dividend, Alcoa will be removed from the Dow Jones, and August housing starts will be announced.
Adobe is upgraded to 'market perform,' and McDonald's is downgraded to 'neutral.'
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