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8 Analyst Stocks Under $10 With Huge Upside Targets

The last full week of March was choppy and took away most of the 2015 gains for the Dow and the S&P. Still, investors keep looking for value, and the ...
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Ralph Lauren, SanDisk, Chesapeake Lead the 2015 Worst S&P 500 Stocks

This past week was yet another one that took some of the charge out of the bulls. The Dow posted marginal gains on Friday, but this week's drop ticked the ...
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Massive Market Drop Does Not Slow Down Insider Buying

After a week like this past one, most investors are glad to see the market closed for a couple of days so the dust can settle. Despite the precipitous drop ...
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Insiders Join the Selling Party as Markets Post Steep Drop

While we have seen an increase in insider selling since the end of the fourth-quarter earnings reporting season, this past week's action can hardly be described as panicked. With the ...
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Time for Investors to Worry About Too Much Dividend Growth

Investors love dividends, particularly when those payouts are from companies that keep raising their dividends. But what happens when the focus on dividends and return of capital to shareholders becomes ...
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Jefferies Franchise Stock Picks to Buy for the Rest of 2015

After the worst four-day string in some time, investors are hoping that this week's meltdown was more of an end of the quarter or pretax profit taking binge than a ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Cisco, EMC, GameStop, Novavax, Tesla, Yahoo and More

Stocks were looking for direction on Friday morning after a choppy week. The one thing we have seen for about three years now is that investors have lined up in ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, ASML, Schwab, GoPro, Kraft, Netflix, Red Hat and More

Stocks were indicated lower on Thursday morning after Wednesday's deep sell-off. While one never knows if a trend reversal is here, the one trend that has been in place for ...
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7 Companies That Seriously Should Split Their Stocks

The bull market is now six years old, and the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) and S&P 500 have bounced an average of about 200% each from the March 2009 ...
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Can Nasdaq Drag Apple Down?

The Nasdaq had its largest drop in months, and many analysts have predicted more of the same. Earnings forecasts are too weak. Multiples are too high. The economy cannot keep an ...
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5 Top Picks From the Credit Suisse 32 Contrarian Stock Ideas

With the market moving ever higher, albeit in fits and starts, stock prices seem to many investors as though they may be getting a little bit rich. With a price-to-earnings ratio ...
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Short Sellers Going Against Warren Buffett and His Top Stocks

Short sellers are often viewed by the investing public as more than just an interesting breed. Sometimes, particularly in bear markets or during market corrections, short sellers are simply hated. After ...
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10 Reasons Bullish Market Strategist Sees S&P 500 at 2,350 This Year

One thing is for sure, you have to admire a bullish equity strategist when the market is within striking distance of all-time highs. Barry Bannister, Stifel’s Chief Equity Strategist, is one ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Harley-Davidson, Micron, Sonus, Starwood, Tesla and More

Stocks were indicated slightly lower on Wednesday morning, but the markets remain within about 2% of all-time highs. What is shown over and over is that investors line up to ...
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The 5 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks in March

Among most shorted stocks trading on the New York Stock Exchange, Chesapeake Energy, Petrobras and Vale all saw the double-digit percentage increases in their shares short between the February 13 ...
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