Alliant Techsystems, Inc. (NYSE:ATK)

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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Applied Materials, Broadcom, Cisco, Genworth, SanDisk and More

Stocks were indicated higher on Thursday morning and the market is still challenging all-time highs. Investors have proven day after day that they will buy stocks when they are discounted ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Dendreon, Facebook, Google, Home Depot, Twitter, WisdomTree and More

Stocks were indicated to be marginally lower on Monday, but not so much that the direction of the day looked certain. What we saw in October, even during the sell-off ...
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Alliant, Orbital, and Vista — The Next Great Special Situation

Alliant Techsystems Inc. (NYSE: ATK) has come closer to being considered a special situation investments. The largest ammunition manufacturer in America has now filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission to ...
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Credit Suisse’s Top Mid-Cap Stocks to Buy for Rest of 2014

For the better part of the past two years, Wall Street strategists from many of the firms we cover have stressed to their clients to stick with the large- and ...
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What Civil War in Iraq Means for Defense Firms, and Oil

Iraq is getting out of control, and with no U.S. presence there, the terrorists or insurgents (or whatever you want to call them) are making serious headway to capture cities ...
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New GenCorp Engine to Give Stratolaunch​ a Boost into Space

Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin wants to kick the United States off the International Space Station. Even worse -- he might be able to do it. Last week, responding ...
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Pentagon Awards $575 Million in Defense Contracts

The Department of Defense awarded 17 defense contracts in its Wednesday evening announcement of contract awards. The total value of these contracts was $574.8 million. Among the publicly traded companies ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Altria, CenturyLink, Micron, GoGo, AT&T and More

Stocks are indicated marginally lower on Monday, but the Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 hit new all-time highs early last week. Investors want to make profits in good ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Activision, EPL, MagicJack, VMware and More

Stocks have pulled back marginally after hitting new highs, and investors remain wary. They want upside, but also do not want to get caught buying the top or get caught ...
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The Death of the Gun Stocks, for Now

The gun trade in stocks is over -- at least for now. If you have followed the gun and ammunition demand in America over the past 15 months or so, you ...
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UBS Very Cautious on Defense Stocks: Entire Sector Near All-Time Highs

Despite budget cuts and battles within the Congress, the defense sector has spent the past two years chugging higher despite the potential cost cutting overhang. In a very volatile political ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Aeropostale, Agnico-Eagle, GNC, Stratasys and More

Earnings season is slowly coming to an end, stocks have recovered from their lows and now we have investors and analysts alike positioning themselves for the year ahead. 24/7 Wall ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: BlackBerry, Micron, Target, 3D Printers and More

The first full trading week of 2014 has come along with many key analyst rating changes. Investors also continue to position their portfolios for the year ahead. 24/7 Wall St. reviews many ...
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Credit Suisse Adds New Stocks to Buy for 2014 Top Picks List

As we head in to the final month of what has been a tremendous year for the stock market, the 24/7 staff is reviewing what the major Wall Street firms ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: ATK, Qualcomm, Lululemon, Micron and More

Earnings season is winding down, stocks are taking a breather after the DJIA and S&P 500 both hit new all-time highs, and now traders and investors alike have to start ...
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