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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AMD, Cliffs, Gap, KLA-Tencor, Regions Financial, Tyson Foods, Wal-Mart and More

Stocks were indicated to open lower on Friday, with the week having more down days. Despite all the election rhetoric, despite weak economic data, despite a coming tightening from the ...
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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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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Aflac, Applied Materials, Dick’s, Gap, Noble, Teekay Tankers, Urban Outfitters and More

Stocks were indicated up on Friday, but the week looks like it is going to end in the red. The Dow is now over 700 points from the 2016 high from ...
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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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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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