A few companies are stepping up capital spending and employment despite the slow U.S. economy....

|By:, SA News Editor

A few companies are stepping up capital spending and employment despite the slow U.S. economy. This report highlights five of them: Starwood Hotels (HOT), Praxair (PX), Taleo (TLEO), Jos. A. Bank Clothiers (JOSB) and MSC Industrial Direct (MSM).