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Thursday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

May 25, 2017: The S&P 500 closed higher on the day, up 0.4% at 2,415.00. Separately the DJIA closed up 0.3% as well at 21,081.04. The Nasdaq closed up 0.7% ...
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Southwestern Energy, SeaDrill Dive into Thursday’s 52-Week Low Club

May 25, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 110 equities making new 52-week lows in Thursday's session. On the NYSE, advancers led decliners by about ...
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UnitedHealth, Travelers Boost DJIA Thursday

May 25, 2017: Markets opened higher again Thursday and both the S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite scored new highs. The energy has dropped about 2% following this morning's announcement from ...
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A Few Big Changes Are Coming to the S&P 500

S&P Dow Jones Indices has announced a few changes to its constituents as it shuffles the cards for the S&P 500. Perhaps the largest change taking place is that Yahoo! ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Akamai, Alexion, Altria, Chipotle, MEI Pharma, Netflix, PayPal and More

Stocks were indicated to open higher again on Thursday, and the S&P is indicated to be above 2,400 and the Dow is to be above 21,000. The bull market is ...
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Are Retail and Apparel Dividend Yields Reaching Panic Levels?

Investors love dividends. For long-term investors, dividends can account for more than half of total returns over time. While investors love companies with high dividend yields and those that can be ...
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The 6 Most Shorted Nasdaq Stocks

After showing caution last month, short sellers seemed to be prompted into action in the first two weeks of this month by the overbought markets, the political and geopolitical uncertainties ...
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The 6 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks

The overbought markets, along with political and geopolitical uncertainties and the rising concerns about a sizable market correction, prompted some short sellers into action in the first two weeks of ...
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Wednesday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

May 24, 2017: The S&P 500 closed higher on the day, up 0.2% at 2,404.26. Separately the DJIA closed up 0.4% as well at 21,011.29. The Nasdaq closed up 0.4% ...
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Chico’s FAS, Southwestern Energy Drop into Wednesday’s 52-Week Low Club

May 24, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with relatively heavy volume among 106 equities making new 52-week lows in Wednesday's session. On the NYSE, advancers led decliners by about ...
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DuPont, McDonald’s Push DJIA Higher Wednesday

May 24, 2017: Markets opened higher again Wednesday and while equities have stayed in the green all day, they have not strayed for from the break-even line. The energy and ...
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5 Stocks With Big Implied Upside and Limited Downside

The bull market entered its eighth year in 2017, and the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the S&P 500 have hit new all-time highs multiple times since the end of ...
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Moody’s China Downgrade Is Not Crushing Chinese Shares and Markets

The biggest economic and financial market story for Wednesday should be that Moody’s has formally downgraded China’s credit rating. Although this downgrade may sound harsh, the new "stable" outlook seems to mean ...
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UBS Makes a Huge Change in Quality Growth at a Reasonable Price Portfolio

The end of first-quarter earnings reporting has led many of the companies we cover on Wall Street to make some portfolio changes, and not all the changes are strictly earnings ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Accenture, Ciena, Shake Shack, US Steel, Zions, China and More

Stocks were simply looking for direction, with no real bias up or down, on Wednesday. The markets have all bounced handily after last week's big sell-off, and investors should consider ...
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