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5 Stocks Just Added to Credit Suisse Top Picks List

With the first quarter starting to wind down, many firms on Wall Street are doing some fine tuning to the list of stocks that rank highest with their analysts. In ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Best Buy, Gilead, KeyCorp, NBG, Pandora, Staples, Yelp and More

Stocks were looking for direction on an unemployment Friday before and even after a strong payrolls number. The major rally seen this week, on the heels of a bad January, only ...
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Merrill Lynch’s 4 Large Cap Banks to Buy With Big Upside Potential

During the fourth-quarter earnings reporting period, one group of stocks that was marched out to the woodshed for a spanking was the large cap banks. Trading misses, low returns on ...
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J.P. Morgan, Though Cautious on Large Cap Banks, Has 5 Picks for 2015

With a huge drop in oil a possible roadblock to what was already a slowly, but surely improving economy, many of the tailwinds for the large-cap banks from previous years ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Cnova, Gulfport, Manitowoc, Osiris, QLogic and More

Stocks were indicated lower on Tuesday on the next to last trading session of 2014, partly because oil is at multiyear lows again. Still, investors have lined up over and ...
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What a Combined Susquehanna and BB&T Will Look Like

BB&T Corp. (NYSE: BBT) announced Wednesday morning that it will acquire Susquehanna Bancshares Inc. (NASDAQ: SUSQ) in a $2.5 billion agreement. The deal is a cash-and-stock one in which Susquehanna ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alibaba, Angie’s List, Boeing, Yelp, AT&T and More

Stocks traded higher on Thursday morning in the middle of another volatile week. What we keep seeing is that investors will step up and buy value stocks and overlooked stocks ...
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Banks With the Most Branches

As of June, there were 94,725 bank branches in the United States, according to recently released data from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC). This represents the lowest reported figure ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Groupon, Micron, RingCentral, Target, Tesla, Monster, Pfizer and More

Stocks fell again on Tuesday, and Wednesday's indications are lower as well. Investors still want upside, but they are also getting more selective on stocks versus the stock market in ...
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Credit Suisse Adds New Stocks in Multiple Sectors to Top Picks List

We have written before how practically all the major firms we cover have a list of top stock picks for their client base. One of the best things that a ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Ariad, Chipotle, Disney, FireEye, L-3, SINA and More

Stocks are still within striking distance of new highs, yet the Dow is barely changed for the year. Earnings season is underway, and investors are careful in their attempts to ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Intel, Chevron, Exxon, Qualcomm, Citigroup and More

Stocks are hitting new highs ahead of Friday's payrolls report, and investors are looking for upside while wanting to not get caught in the next sell-off. 24/7 Wall St. reviews ...
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Ten Reasons Bank Stocks Can Keep Outperforming in 2014

Bank stocks had a stellar return in 2013, generally outperforming even the 26.5% return on the Dow Jones Industrial Average and the 29.6% gain in the S&P 500 index. We ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: 3D Systems, SanDisk, U.S. Bancorp, Citigroup, AT&T and More

Stocks have proven that they will no longer only go up after eight weeks of gains. The DJIA and S&P 500 are both up in excess of 20% so far ...
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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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