OmniVision is downgraded to 'hold,' and Apache is upgraded to 'outperform.'
Qihoo 360 is upgraded to 'buy' at 2 firms, and DISH is initiated with an 'underperform.'
FedEx is downgraded to 'underperform,' and UPS is upgraded to 'outperform.'
Stocks are down slightly, with no notable economic data reported.
Stocks are higher as the Dow continues to hit fresh recovery highs and the S&P moves back above 1,500.
Palo Alto is initiated with a 'buy' at Goldman, and Elan is upgraded to 'buy' at UBS.
The mattress maker has been sleepwalking while smaller, aggressive rivals have jumped into the market.
VIDEO ON MSN MONEY
Copyright © 2014 Microsoft. All rights reserved.
As the market wades through what many people hope is a sixth bull year, some have grown nervous about how long the run can go.
The Market Dispatches column has been discontinued. Here's where to find the latest stock and business news on MSN Money, and the latest from market writer Charley Blaine.
MONEY & POLITICS
Breaking up big banks is an untested solution to the too big to fail problem that attempts to isolate and dismantle large, troubled institutions while protecting the rest of the economy.
As fears rise over costs and higher tuition, some law schools advertise their own plans to cover loan replacements.
In a tax case, a US judge ruled that the agency's published guidelines don't hold up in court.
MUST-SEE ON MSN
A charcuterie master shares his process for cold-smoking meat at home.
- Jetpacks about to go mainstream
- Weird things covered by home insurance
- Bing: 70 percent of adults report 'digital eye strain'