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Stocks are slightly higher after both the Dow and S&P 500 cleared record round-number hurdles at the close of last week.
Tyson Foods is selling less beef and more chicken, which is hurting profit. The company cut its sales outlook for the rest of the year.
Hormel, Tyson and Smithfield are all big food producers and each is an attractive investment in its own way.
Yahoo is upgraded to 'buy,' and Google is downgraded to 'market perform.'
Capital One is both upgraded and downgraded, and Visa is downgraded to 'neutral.'
The bulls have been stampeding into livestock stocks.
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The S&P 500 manages to keep a deathgrip on 2,000, but key areas of the market are already buckling under pressure.
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