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14 Top S&P 500 Stocks Raising Dividends for 25 Years, With More Hikes Expected

Investors have enjoyed many years of cheering for dividend hikes. Now there is some belief that after a seven and a half year bull market run that many companies will have a ...
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Deutsche Bank Says Buy Dividend-Paying Large Caps With Low Price to Earnings

Friday and Monday were pretty much a wake-up call for investors who dozed during the summer as the Volatility Index hovered at all-time lows. One thing is for sure: just when you ...
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4 Large Cap Dividend Stocks to Buy Now and Never Sell

It’s always disappointing for investors when they look at their statements from the brokerage firms and notice that while their funds are up, they are underperforming the benchmark. For most ...
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An Outside View on St. Jude Device Cyberattack Woes

St. Jude Medical Inc. (NYSE: STJ) has found itself in the center of a storm. After a short seller report warned that its pacemakers could be hacked, ultimately posing a ...
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Short Sellers Go to War Against 8 Well-Known Stocks in May

Every two weeks brings new readings on the short interest on every Nasdaq and New York Stock Exchange listed stock. Some companies see short interest in their shares rise, and ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Baidu, Enterprise Products, Kinder Morgan, Kinross Gold, Marketo, Office Depot, Staples, Disney, Williams and More

Stocks were looking for direction on Wednesday morning. Investors may not be full of too much excitement, but they are not full of fear either. At this point investors still ...
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25 Companies Raising Their Dividends for 25 Years or More

Investors love when companies pay dividends. More specifically, they love companies that are raising their dividends year after year. There exists a classification of dividend payers known as the Dividend Aristocrats. These ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Abbott Labs, Amex, Apple, Citrix, ConocoPhillips, Kinder Morgan, Qualcomm, ServiceNow, Tesla and More

Stocks were looking for direction on Thursday, but the market is effectively at the 2016 highs. Investors have clearly reverted back to the trend of buying pullbacks that prevailed from ...
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Deutsche Bank Sees 4 Big Pharmaceutical Stocks as Cheap With Solid Dividends

One sector that has lagged dramatically over the past year, although it is very defensive and pays good dividends, is health care — specifically the big pharmaceutical stocks. The constant ...
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Is Alere Really Worth the 50% Premium?

Alere Inc. (NYSE: ALR) absolutely skyrocketed in Monday’s regular session following the announcement that it will be acquired by Abbott Laboratories (NYSE: ABT). At this point, the companies have only ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Thursday

January 28, 2016: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 222 equities making new 52-week lows today. Juniper Networks Inc. (NYSE: JNPR) dropped more than 17% on Thursday ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alcoa, GoPro, MetLife, Netflix, SUPERVALU, Disney, Williams, Yelp and Many More

Stocks were up marginally after looking for direction for most of Thursday's early bird indications, but this is after another big sell-off on Wednesday. The bears are getting bolder, and ...
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Merrill Lynch Has 4 Safe Dividend-Paying Mega-Cap Pharmaceutical Stocks to Buy

This week has been brutal for investors as the markets retraced the lion's share of the gains that came off the bottom of the late summer, early fall correction. However, ...
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Prescription drugs

Merrill Lynch Has 4 Large Cap Pharmaceutical Dividend Stocks for 2016

No matter whom the pundit is on Wall Street, the expectations for next year are not overly bullish. While few see massive declines, the big run on the S&P 500 ...
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Top Jefferies Blue Chip Value Stocks to Buy Now

With the market volatility ramping up this week, many investors may be looking at their portfolios and wondering if it isn’t time to make some year-end moves. Dividend stocks have ...
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