The market is growing and the opportunities are there, but so are the risks.
AOL is downgraded to 'underperform,' and Humana is downgraded to 'neutral.'
Stocks remain virtually unchanged despite data indicating US economic growth was slightly better in the second quarter than initially estimated.
Viacom is downgraded to 'hold,' and Angie's List is upgraded to 'outperform.'
Oil slips after a surprise rise in crude inventories. Second-quarter growth is revised up, but the pace remains slow. Pending home sales climb. The Fed's Beige Book is also on tap. WellPoint rises after its CEO resigns.
Viacom is upgraded to 'outperform,' and Marvell is downgraded to 'sector perform.'
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