It may just be that the remaining firms that are the winners here.
Markets seem set to continue Tuesday's rally and send the Dow further into uncharted territory.
The revocation of consumers' ability to unlock Apple's iPhone has been ironically turned around and is now backed by President Obama.
As the iWatch speculation dissipates, the focus once again turns to the next-gen Apple smartphone.
Wal-Mart and Abercrombie & Fitch to report earnings. Deals boost Comcast and US Airways. Solar stocks head higher after State of the Union address.
But a positive surprise doesn't necessarily mean growth and some companies still to report are in sectors more likely to disappoint.
AB InBev is upgraded to 'buy,' and Colgate-Palmolive is initiated with a 'sell.'
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