TJ Max, Saks and seven others report earnings, some following multi-year stock highs.
Tech Data's post-earnings collapse is a cautionary tale -- that, or a buying opportunity.
The numbers from a company's balance sheet and fundamentals should drive your investing -- not the results of next Tuesday's vote.
In short, the PC maker's quarter was an unmitigated disaster.
And that's not what's supposed to be happening right now.
Palo Alto is initiated with a 'buy' at Goldman, and Elan is upgraded to 'buy' at UBS.
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