Finisar is upgraded to 'outperform,' and Marathon Oil is downgraded to 'neutral.'
The world's eighth-largest economy is turning the corner, and deep values abound.
Accenture is downgraded to 'neutral;' while Biogen and Vodafone are upgraded to 'buy.'
Stocks are lower and, if current levels hold, the market faces its first three-day losing streak of the year.
These picks can weather any potential pullback.
The wireless carrier must now rethink its strategy after Washington state's attorney general put the kibosh on its marketing approach.
The company is rumored to be ready to offer $100 billion to take full control, but that bid might be too low.
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