CardLinx Association CEO Silvio Tavares says bricks-and-mortar merchants are flying blind, but card-linking makes marketing discounts to customers seamless. Merchants from Sears to Whole Foods can benefit.
Here are Wednesday's top research calls, including upgrades for Acorda and Restoration Hardware, a price target increase for Humana and a price target cut for Merck.
That support could become necessary should the blooming flower of tax reform come with a couple of thorns attached.
U.S. stock futures trade higher Monday and European and Asian shares gain after the three major U.S. stock indexes closed at record highs on Friday for a second consecutive session.