Yahoo is upgraded to 'buy,' and Google is downgraded to 'market perform.'
Things are looking great for the search company, but when everyone tells you nothing can go wrong, something always does.
Stocks are mixed despite a consumer confidence reading that plunged to its lowest level in more than a year.
Markets are set for a lower start following mixed quarterly results on Monday and ahead of results from Amazon, Corning and Ford.
Caterpillar, Yahoo and a few other companies report earnings.
Amazon and Yahoo to report earnings. Fed minutes to be released. Ford earnings could impact auto stocks. New York soda ban battle begins.
The unveiling of a tool to help Facebook users find personalized results and trusted recommendations opens a door to new partnerships for the Web portal.
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