US markets are set to start the session unchanged as investors digest some key earnings results and await consumer sentiment data.
Several corporate earnings are on tap, including Dow component McDonald's, and could shape trading.
Regulators target the foreign exchange market to ensure the process of determining currency rates is not compromised.
Sometimes a more focused approach can be more advantageous.
SodaStream is downgraded to 'neutral,' and Monster Beverage is initiated with an 'outperform.'
The investment bank says these 8 names have a downside potential of some 20% or more.
eBay is initiated with an 'outperform,' and BroadSoft is downgraded at 2 firms.
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