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Companies That Benefit as Sexually Transmitted Disease Cases Keep Growing

Although it is a subject many investors would like to avoid, for obvious reasons, the growth in the number of sexually transmitted diseases (or STDs, as they are called) is ...
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Bull and Bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Twitter, Atmel, Gogo, Hologic, Vodafone and More

Earnings season may be winding down and the stock market may be close to all-time highs, but now traders and investors alike have to be considering how to position their ...
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health care

Jefferies Stocks to Buy: Big Gains in Life Sciences and Diagnostics

In theory, medical technology companies should be some of the market’s best-performing stocks. After all, it’s not really a cyclical business, and price tags are rarely a stumbling block when ...
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Bull and Bear

Argus Makes Big Changes in Three Model Portfolios (GAS, SPLS, F, BDX, ORCL)

The Argus research company has provided investors with quality, independent equity research since 1934. For the individual investor, a source for independent research is always a positive for a portfolio. ...
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Bull and Bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades (AAPL, BHI, BDX, CPHD, CERN, FINL, MCP, QGEN, SD, SAP, TXN, TRV, UN, USNA, USG, YY)

These are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen in Wall St. research calls this Monday. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) cut to Neutral and target cut to ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades (BDX, BMC, BP, CBST, DAL, DRIV, DISCA, INTC, JBLU, TECD, UTHR, UAL, WMT)

These are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen from Wall St. research calls this Wednesday morning. Becton Dickinson and Co. (NYSE: BDX) cut to Underweight at JPMorgan. ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades & Downgrades (AMAT, BDX, DD, GCO, HPQ, HIBB, IM, KOG, NBR, NFLX, NR, QCOM, RIMM, SPB)

These are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades, and initiations seen from Wall Street research calls this Tuesday morning. Applied Materials Inc. (NASDAQ: AMAT) Started as Hold at Deutsche ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades & Downgrades (AMSF, AAPL, ARUN, BDX, BIIB, GLW, FST, JBL, MU, MMI, OXY, RIMM, SHLD, SPWRA, SRDX, SNCR)

These are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades, and initiations seen from Wall Street research calls this Tuesday morning. Amerisafe, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMSF) Cut to Underperform as Bear of ...
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Buffett & Berkshire Hathaway 2011 Stock Holdings, A to I (BRK-B, BRK-A, AXP, BK, KO, CDCO, COP, COST, XOM, GCI, GE, GSK, BAC, BDX, CMCSA, FISV)

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-B, BRK-A) and Warren Buffett have just released the latest holdings of U.S.-listed equities as of December 31, 2010.  That makes these his new 2011 holdings ...
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Buffett’s Least Attractive Investments For 2011 (BRK-A, BRK-B, COP, COST, BDX, FISV, NLC, TMK, USG)

Last week we identified the ten Warren Buffett investments with the most implied upside.  But we also found that there were many Buffett investments in Berkshire Hathaway Inc.  (NYSE:BRK.A) ...
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Buffett & Berkshire Hathaway Latest Stock Holdings, A to G (BRK-B, BRK-A, AXP, BAC, BK, BDX, KO, CMCSA, CDCO, COP, COST, XOM, FISV, GCI, GE, GSK, GS, KMX)

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-B, BRK-A) and Warren Buffett have just released the latest holdings of U.S.-listed equities as of September 30, 2010.  This list appears to have many more ...
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Berkshire Hathaway & Buffett’s Newest Stock Holdings A to G (BRK-B, BRK-A, AXP, BAC, BDX, KMX, KO, CMCSA, CDCO, COP, COST, XOM, FISV, GCI, GE, GSK, GS)

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-B, BRK-A) and Warren Buffett have just released the latest holdings of U.S.-listed equities as of June 30, 2010.  Some may have changed slightly since the ...
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The Unusual Suspects (APOL, STD, BDX, BBY, BP, CTIC, FDX, NFLX, NLST, QCOR, ROSE, WEN, APEI, COCO, UPS)

This weekend's edition of the UNUSUAL SUSPECTS is an unusual list indeed.  We have many big issues to watch for the coming week.  Our cast of characters in the UNUSUAL ...
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Buffett & Berkshire Hathaway Latest Stock Holdings A to G (BRK-B, BRK-A, AXP, BAC, BDX, KMX, KO, CMCSA, CDCO, COP, COST, XOM, GCI, GE, GS, GSK)

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-B, BRK-A) has now shown its latest holdings as of the close on March December 31, 2010.  These are Warren Buffett’s most recent holdings, even though ...
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Short Sellers Attack Buffett Holdings (BRK-B, BRK-A, AXP, BAC, BDX, KMX, KO, CMCSA, COP, COST, XOM, GCI, GE, GS, GSK, HD, IR, IRM, JNJ, KFT, LOW, MCO, NLC, NKE, PG, RSG, SNY, STI, TMK, TRV, USG, UNH, UPS, WMT, WPO, WFC, WLP, WSC)

Short selling is seen for many reasons, but universally traders tend to track short selling to track the biggest changes in the short interest twice each month.  Whether these are ...
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