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5 Stocks Trading With Incredibly Low Price-to-Book Values

Analysts are constantly using quantitative screens to search the stock universe for the best performing categories. In a recent report from Merrill Lynch's Savita Subramanian, the superb strategist gives readers ...
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Why a Dividend Increase Sent ConocoPhillips Stock to a New 52-Week Low

Among investors, Friday’s announcement by ConocoPhillips (NYSE: COP) that it would raise its dividend by a penny and cut its deepwater exploration budget was received with mixed reactions. A dividend ...
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Crude Oil Drops 3% on Strong Dollar, Offshore Drillers Drop More

Equities have been getting pummeled on the first day of trading after the long Memorial Day weekend, and the energy sector is taking the heaviest beating, down about 2% in ...
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Ralph Lauren, SanDisk, Chesapeake Lead the 2015 Worst S&P 500 Stocks

This past week was yet another one that took some of the charge out of the bulls. The Dow posted marginal gains on Friday, but this week's drop ticked the ...
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Transocean Woes Hammer Offshore Drillers

When the world’s largest offshore driller sneezes, the entire industry gets a cold. That is what’s happening Thursday after Transocean Ltd. (NYSE: RIG) said last night that it had stacked ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Monday

March 2, 2015: Here are four stocks among the 68 equities making new 52-week lows today. Chesapeake Energy Corp. (NYSE: CHK) dropped about 2.7% on Monday to establish a new ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Thursday

February 26, 2015: Here are four stocks among the 41 equities making new 52-week lows today. Ensco plc (NYSE: ESV) dropped about 9.1% on Thursday to establish a new 52-week ...
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Offshore Drilling Outlook for 2015

This has been a tough year for offshore drilling companies, and 2015 does not look to be a year for recovery. If anything, the downturn is likely to get worse. ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Thursday

September 4, 2014: Among the 53 stocks making new 52-week lows today were the following companies: Ensco plc (NYSE: ESV) dropped about 2.3% on Thursday to a new 52-week low ...
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Merrill Lynch Picks 10 Growth Stocks to Buy for the Rest of 2014

With the market getting staggered a touch this week, and the beginning of the second half of the year and a new earnings season here, many Wall Street firms that ...
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Merrill Lynch Picks 10 Value Stocks to Buy for the Rest of 2014

With the market hitting new highs and earnings right around the corner, it is truly a toss-up on which way the market goes after such a strong and lengthy rally. ...
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Baird Very Cautious on Energy: Six Top Stocks to Buy Now

The S&P 500 has churned in a fairly tight band of being down 6% to up 2% during 2014 as investors continue to digest the ongoing tapering by the Federal ...
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J.P. Morgan Raises Price Targets on Top Large-Cap Oil Service Stocks

Large-cap oil service stocks are trading at valuations that are very close to multiyear cycle troughs. Is there a reason why investors are loath to own these top names when ...
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Strategist Blames Hedge Funds for Sell-Off, Names Stocks to Buy Now

One thing that Wall Street has learned over the years is that for all of their so-called edge in the markets, hedge funds tend to be copycat vehicles. When they ...
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J.P. Morgan Strategist Says One-Quarter of All Stocks Are Still Cheap

After a strong 2013 where the S&P 500 was up almost 30%, you would think that most stocks would be close to being fully priced. That's not what Thomas Lee, ...
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