This week's highlights include quarterly reports from the two biggest companies by market capitalization, Apple and Exxon Mobil, which are expect to post declining earnings.
This quartet of blue-chippers has trailed far behind the index this year, and only 1 is positioned to reverse its slide anytime soon.
Procter & Gamble is downgraded to 'equal weight,' and Sprint is initiated with an 'underperform.'
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The wireless industry is becoming even more competitive, and two of the biggest players are facing the biggest headwinds.
2 of the 3 biggest players in the hyper-competitive wireless industry face significant headwinds.
Fusion-io is upgraded to 'outperform,' and Fifth Third Bancorp is downgraded to 'market perform.'
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