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Analyst Calls for Exponential Upside for Idera Pharmaceuticals

Idera Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: IDRA) is focused on cancer and rare diseases, and it could be a what traders refer to as a three-bagger or four-bagger, if two analysts who ...
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7 Analyst Stock Picks That Could Surge 50%, 100% or Exponentially

The post-election rally seems to have hit a pause in March, but investors have to consider many issues for what may come in 2017. Stocks are still up in 2017, ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Adobe, Alcoa, Apple, Cogent, GameStop, Micron, Under Armour and More

Stocks were indicated marginally higher on Friday ahead of a delayed health care vote in the House of Representatives. Despite recent selling, the stock indexes all remain very close to ...
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With a Goldman Sachs Upgrade, FireEye May Be the Best Cybersecurity Stock of Them All

If there is one issue that remains front and center in the corporate and enterprise world right now, cybersecurity has to be at the top of the list. Business should ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Dollar Tree, FireEye, Ferrari, Kroger, Proofpoint, Verifone and More

Stocks were indicated slightly positive on Thursday after a mixed Wednesday and following a large drop on Tuesday. This is ahead of a key legislative test on the repeal and ...
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Frontier Communications Faces More Serious High-Yield Dividend Concerns

Frontier Communications Corp. (NASDAQ: FTR) keeps facing ever tougher news headlines. While investors hate to see Sell ratings issued on their stocks, those who still risk their money by holding shares ...
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Why Boeing Sees an Upgrade-Lite in a Sell Rating

When investors hear the official rating of Underperform, they are effectively hearing "Sell." But not all Sell ratings are created equal when it comes to stocks. For Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA), ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: FedEx, Frontier, IBM, LendingClub, Micron, Nike, Sirius XM, Urban Outfitters and More

Stocks showed that they can finally stage a sell-off on Tuesday, and futures indicated a marginally weaker open on Wednesday. As stocks remain rather close to their all-time highs, the ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Carnival, Facebook, Freeport-McMoRan, Motorola Solutions, Procter & Gamble and Many More

24/7 Wall St. reviews dozens of analyst research reports each day of the week. The goal is to find new investing and trading ideas for our readers. Some analyst reports ...
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Chicago Fed Shows Continued National Economic Trends in February

If you were expecting a federal funds rate hike from the Federal Reserve, you have likely noticed that economic data from the past 60 days has been stronger and stronger. ...
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Merrill Lynch Identifies Top Steel Picks for Big Upside

Last week was rather strong for U.S. steel mills. After all, a 10% gain after mid-quarter guidance from Nucor Corp. (NYSE: NUE) and Steel Dynamics Inc. (NASDAQ: STLD) is impressive ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AMD, FireEye, Netflix, Shake Shack, Snap, Workday and Many More

Stocks were looking for direction on Monday, less than a week after the rate hike formally took place. Stocks remain rather close to their all-time highs, and the bull market ...
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St. Patrick’s Day in 2017 to Set Record for Economic Impact

It is St. Patrick's Day in 2017. While many of us will be out celebrating at some point on Friday, St. Patrick's Day actually makes for a significant economic contribution. ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Adobe, Barclays, Dean Foods, Netflix, Simon Property, Snap, Vertex and More

Stocks were indicated higher yet again on Friday, even knowing that many market participants are going to sneak out at lunch for St. Patrick's Day revelry. The Dow is still ...
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How Rising Interest Rates Can Impact Your Mortgage and Housing Affordability

Now that the Federal Reserve's Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) has voted to raise interest rates for the first time in 2017, it is important to consider what this might ...
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