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Aflac Beat Earnings Estimates

Aflac Inc. (NYSE: AFL) has managed to beat earnings, to show how much the yen in Japan is hurting its numbers and to talk up its buyback and dividend. Shares ...
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Insider Selling Steady as Markets Remain Volatile: Aflac, Shake Shack, Raymond James, Range Resources and More

Numerous articles on financial websites cited rising insider selling this past week, and according to TrimTabs, November was the fourth highest month on record. Given the extreme volatility in September ...
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Is Aflac Still a Buy?

Aflac Inc. (NYSE: AFL) recently gave its outlook, but considering a weakening yen over the past month, analysts have become wary. Janney Capital recently reduced its earnings per share (EPS) ...
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8 Great Value Stocks With Solid Dividends Under 10 Times Earnings

Now that stocks have finally sold off, the stock market is in price discovery mode for a proper valuation. Many stocks are starting to look incredibly cheap, based on common ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amazon, Monsanto, Schlumberger, SolarCity, Western Digital, Yelp, Abercrombie and Many More

Stocks bounced big on Wednesday, but unlike Tuesday, the rally held and gained strength throughout the day. Stocks were green on Thursday morning too. This trend of buying the pullbacks, ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Analog Devices, Canadian Solar, Home Depot, Marvell, Wal-Mart and Many More

Stocks were indicated lower on Wednesday. The one trend that is nearly four years old now is that investors have bought every stock market sell-off. 24/7 Wall St. reviews dozens ...
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8 Large Companies Valued Under 10 Times Earnings

Investors have to cope with a lot of moving parts in 2015: Greece, China, Iran, rising interest rates, a strong dollar, slow global growth, weakening emerging markets and on and ...
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UBS Makes Summer Changes to Dividend Ruler Stocks Portfolio

With earnings season in full swing and Wall Street analysts getting a good look at second-quarter numbers, we are seeing many of the firms we cover tweaking the top portfolios ...
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Insiders Sell High-Profile Stocks as Market Trades Higher

While some would think that the upward push in the markets would really bring out the insiders wanting to sell stock, for the second week in a row, despite positive ...
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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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