High valuations mean some names are vulnerable and could tumble on earnings glitches this week.
Alcoa may have lost some luster now that it's out of the Dow. This week, investors may also want to watch Yum Brands, Wells Fargo, Costco and Family Dollar.
It may be a good time to get out of the Golden Arches and put your money into a more profitable sector.
With many big gainers in the sector, is there any value out there?
VeriFone is upgraded to 'outperform,' and MannKind is downgraded to 'underperform.'
Baidu is upgraded to 'overweight,' and Angie's List is downgraded to 'outperform.'
US markets are set for a lower open following Chinese imports and exports report and ahead of the release of minutes from the Fed policy meeting from June.
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