SEC Votes to Adopt New Security Swap Rules

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) recently voted to adopt rules that require a non-U.S. company that uses personnel located in a U.S. branch or office to arrange, negotiate ...
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Natural Gas Price Slips on Soft Demand

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported Thursday morning that U.S. natural gas stocks decreased by 70 billion cubic feet for the week ending February 5. Analysts were expecting a ...
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3 Stocks Down Over 20% With Very Positive Forward Expectations

One thing we have discussed at length during the sell-off that started the first of the year is that indiscriminate selling leads to everything being sold, even if there is ...
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What to Look for in Activision Blizzard Earnings

Activision Blizzard Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI) is scheduled to report its fourth-quarter financial results after the markets close on Thursday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $0.86 in earnings ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Cisco, Dish, First Data, Level 3, Regions, SolarCity, Tesla, Twitter, Visa and More

Stocks had tried to find some footing this week, but now the pressure from European banks was too much and stocks were getting pounded. Fed Chair Janet Yellen was not ...
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Merrill Lynch Has 4 Beaten Down Large Cap Dividend Blue Chips to Buy Now

The only redeeming quality to the kind of correction we have seen since the beginning of the year is that top stocks that often are leaders in their sectors get ...
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9 Big After-Hours Hot Stocks on the Move

Earnings season is now on the second half of its crest, and investors and traders alike are seeing serious winners and losers from each day's major earnings. 24/7 Wall St. ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Wednesday

February 10, 2016: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 237 equities making new 52-week lows today. SolarCity Corp. (NASDAQ: SCTY ) dropped about 31% on Wednesday to ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the Dow on Wednesday

February 10, 2016: Markets opened higher on Wednesday after Fed chair Janet Yellen released her prepared testimony for today's appearance before Congress. She cited tighter global financial conditions, ut reaffirmed ...
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9 High-Quality Dividend Stocks for Volatile Times From Merrill Lynch

When the stock market becomes uncertain, investors often tend to flock toward defensive stocks or stocks that have very high-quality earnings. That generally means that their dividends are deemed safe ...
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With Market in Correction, Buy These 2 Sectors for Safety and Dividends

After almost six brutal weeks, investors still see the market getting hammered every day and wonder if it is indeed time to sell. Just about now, all the Wall Street ...
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Credit Suisse Sees Stocks as Still Not Cheap

Most investors might think that the stock market has become cheap now that the selling pressure has been so strong. The word from Credit Suisse is "not so fast" on ...
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Jefferies Has 2 Blue Chip Value Stocks to Buy as Market Struggles Continue

One thing that always happens during a stock market correction is back for a repeat show. Every item that seems to be a reasonably normal occurrence when indexes are not ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Akamai, BBVA, Dean Foods, SolarCity, Valero and Many More

Stocks got a big boost on news that Janet Yellen is talking down the Federal Reserve's desire to hike interest rates no matter what. Investors in 2016 have used rallies ...
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The 6 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks: Short Sellers Pile on Alcoa, Freeport-McMoRan Again

Among the six most heavily shorted stocks traded on the New York Stock Exchange, short sellers continued to pile on Alcoa and Freeport-McMoRan between the January 15 and January 29 ...
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