Retail is the sector to play if our elected leaders can't reach a deal.
DreamWorks is downgraded to 'sell,' and Lululemon is initiated with a 'buy.'
Do victims of the damaging storm really need expensive cookware?
Halliburton is upgraded to 'outperform,' and Diamond Foods is downgraded to 'underperform.'
President Obama is set to speak on the subject.
The beleaguered retailer, hit hard by 'showrooming' and fierce online competition, has few cards to play and may make an announcement Tuesday.
New York's financial markets resumed trading as 'normal' Wednesday.
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Six weeks later, most Americans have forgotten about the 2014 tax season -- except those who didn't file by the April 15 deadline.
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