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The cosmetics company's disappointing earnings report is yet another illustration of how difficult the retail sector has become.
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DreamWorks is downgraded to 'neutral,' and Splunk is initiated with a 'neutral.'
You can dislike a company but still think the shares are going to go higher. Should you play 'whatever's working now'?
Stocks are mixed after a lackluster morning of trading.
Fusion-io is upgraded to 'outperform,' and Fifth Third Bancorp is downgraded to 'market perform.'
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