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Top UBS Dividend Ruler Stocks Continue to Increase Shareholder Payouts

In a world of continued low yields, one thing that continues to work for investors is top dividend-paying companies that continue to raise their payouts year in and year out. ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AIG, Intel, eBay, EOG, PetSmart, Time Warner and Many More

Stocks were taking a breather on Thursday after hitting new highs earlier in the week. Many investors still want upside, but they have decided to look for value and unique ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Aflac, FireEye, Rite Aid, PetSmart and More

Stocks are trying to bounce on Friday, ahead of a three-day weekend. Investors are getting used to hearing that this is now a stock picker's market rather than a raging ...
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Top Analyst Downgrades, Stocks to Sell: Apple, Twitter, First Solar and More

It is the first full trading week of 2014, and investors are trying to decide how to position their portfolios for the year. Wall Street brokerage firms are making their ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Stocks to Buy: Aflac, Cisco, Cree, Nike and More

Now that volatility is back in stocks and now that a government shutdown is taking hold, investors and traders alike have to be wondering whether they should be buying stocks. ...
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UBS Dividend Ruler Stocks to Buy for the Rest of 2013: Intel, Medtronic and Others

Corporate America continues to increase cash payouts to shareholders at a high, shareholder-friendly rate. S&P 500 dividends per share growth accelerated to 15.5% in the second quarter. That was well ...
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UBS Dividend Ruler Stocks Combine Solid Yield and Growth Prospects

Over the past five weeks, the 10-year Treasury bond yield has increased by over one-half of one percent from 1.66% to 2.17%. The overall equity market has rallied 3.8% during ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amazon, Boeing, eBay, SunPower and More

Investors and traders are usually on the lookout for new research ideas that will generate higher income or more profits. 24/7 Wall St. reviews many analyst research calls from Wall ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades (AL, ALU, AIG, AFL, BUD, ADSK, DRI, DB, DUK, HA, ILMN, IP, ISRG, NWL, NCLH, CRM, SQNM, TEF, V)

These are some of this Friday's top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen from Wall St. research calls. Air Lease Corp. (NYSE: AL) named Bull of the Day as "earnings ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades (AFL, AXP, AINV, ARMH, BIIB, CELG, CS, DELL, GMCR, INFY, LOGI, LYG, MLNX, NKTR, PDLI, PCYC, REGN, RBS, UAL, LCC, VRTX, VPHM, WFT)

These are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen so far this Tuesday. There is a larger concentration around biotech and emerging pharma this morning, but that ...
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Deutsche Bank Takes Negative 2013 Outlook on Life Insurance Companies (DB, PRU, UNM, LNC, MET, AFL, PFG)

Deutsche Bank A.G. (NYSE: DB) initiated coverage today on the U.S Life Insurance industry. While they do have some Buy recommendations in the current report. their bias is decidedly bearish. ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades (AFL, BAC, CMA, DNKN, JCP, KEY, LYG, M, MET, MON, NFLX, PCG, RL, RYAAY, SON, SYY, TTM, URBN, DG, FDO)

These are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen from Wall St. research firms this Wednesday. AFLAC Inc. (NYSE: AFL) started as Hold at Deutsche Bank. Bank ...
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Massive Amounts of Insider Selling Right Before Presidential Election (AMG, AFL, CBRL, CCI, ETN, EXPE, GOOG, KSS, KKD, N, PNR, RJF, RHT, RVBD, STX, SIRI, V, YUM)

Apparently many executives decided to sell shares right before the presidential election. This is not an assumption that anything is wrong in the companies because insiders can sell shares for ...
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The Best Companies of the First Half

The end of summer stock market run-up pushed the S&P 500 index above 1,400, a 12% gain year-to-date. But are businesses better off in 2012 than in 2011? To find ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades & Downgrades (AFL, CRZO, EBAY, EJ, FSLR, HAIN, LULU, PCAR, RCI, CRM, SI, SRDX, SYMC)

These are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen in Wall Street research calls this Friday. No analyst calls will be made on Monday in the United ...
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