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The Flush: When Defensive Stocks Are Not Safe Either

That 10% market correction that investors have been calling for and predicting (and sometimes hoping for) may finally be close to fruition. This week has been the first time that ...
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5 Defensive Stocks Largely Avoiding the Sell-Off

Thursday has been one ugly day for the U.S. equity markets, with the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average down 1.3% with just over two hours until the ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Avago, Exelixis, Gap, Groupon, Staples, Tesla and More

Stocks were firm on Tuesday morning after the Labor Day weekend. Investors remain optimistic now that the DJIA has crossed 17,000 and after the S&P 500 hit 2,000 last week. ...
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Merrill Lynch’s Top Water Stocks to Buy

Face it, we cannot live without water. The reality is that, on the supply side, the world is facing an insufficient supply of fresh water, the distribution channels are uneven, ...
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Four Defensive Stocks for Cautious Investors

Investors have to start asking themselves if it is time to start getting defensive. The stock market keeps hitting new highs, only to sell off. Uncertainty in China and Russia ...
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The Two Best Water Stocks for 2014: American Water Works and Aqua America

Try living without water for a few days. It is something you cannot cut back on or push out for very long. Investors have caught on that water is a ...
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17 Key Earnings to Watch in the Week Ahead with Full Previews

Earnings season has been going strong, most DJIA components have reported earnings, and this coming first full week of November will mark the last week of major earnings reports from ...
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Closing Bell for Thursday on Wall Street: Markets Open Lower, Close with Gains

August 8, 2013: U.S. equity markets opened higher this morning after China reported that its trade surplus narrowed to $17.1 billion in July, well below an expected surplus of $27.2 ...
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Closing Bell for Wednesday on Wall Street: Markets Lower at Open, Lower at Close

August 7, 2013: U.S. equity markets opened lower this morning after more comments by Fed officials point toward a winding down of the central bank’s stimulus sooner rather than later. ...
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Four Stocks Investors Will Look at After a Market Correction

You can try to interpret the news line by line, or you can just watch the ticker tape to see what it is telling you. When you have the price ...
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Closing Bell for Wednesday on Wall Street: Markets Lower at Open, Creep Lower All Day

U.S. equity markets opened higher this morning but turned south early and finished the day with losses. In Europe, the German high court still continues to debate the constitutionality of ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Stocks to Buy: AEP, American Waterworks, Applied Materials, More

Investors and traders are always on the hunt for new research ideas that will lead to higher income or more profits. 24/7 Wall St. reviews many fresh research calls each morning ...
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Closing Bell for Friday on Wall Street: Markets Open Mixed, Close Higher

U.S. equity markets opened mixed this morning and failed to find a direction driver throughout the trading day. In Europe, Germany reported a stronger-than-expected trade surplus, while the U.K.’s trade ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Stocks to Buy: Boeing, 3D Systems, Teva and More

Investors and traders frequently search for fresh research ideas that will lead to higher income or more profits. 24/7 Wall St. reviews many fresh research calls to find great ideas ...
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Closing Bell for Thursday on Wall Street: Lower Opening and Close Despite Jobs Report

U.S. equity markets opened slightly lower this morning after the Bank of England left its key interest rate and asset purchase program unchanged (more coverage here). In Asia, China’s consumer ...
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