Today wasn't a record-breaking day for economic news by any means, but that didn't stop the S&P 500
Companies that helped the S&P 500
The United States' third-largest mobile network, Sprint Nextel
Construction aggregate, concrete, and cement supplier Vulcan Materials
Companies that hindered the S&P 500
For-profit education company Apollo Group
Don't think for a moment that Deutsche Bank was done wielding its power. The brokerage firm also downgraded much of the paper sector, including International Paper
Dow but not out
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