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4 High Dividend Yields Close to 5% That Are Often Overlooked

At the turn of the century, most banks offered five-year certificates of deposit (CDs) that yielded a stunning 5% and were guaranteed up to $250,000. These days, five-year CDs yield ...
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Viagra Price Drops 50% as Drug Faces Competition

Viagra, the wildly successful erectile dysfunction pill, faces challenges from a generic version that will launch next year, and direct competitors Levitra and Cialis. In the face of these, Viagra has ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: CenterPoint, Micron, Paychex, Qualcomm, SolarCity, Southern Copper and Many More

The stock market has recovered a majority of its post-Brexit losses, with the Dow's 900+ point drop from last Thursday to being less than 100 points down. Investors have different ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Baidu, Caterpillar, GE, Honeywell, Kimberly-Clark, Schlumberger, Southern Energy and More

Stocks were trading lower on Monday ahead of this week's slate of central bank meetings. Still, investors have clearly reverted back to the steady trend of buying pullbacks that prevailed ...
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Ionis Stumbles on FDA Clinical Hold

Ionis Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: IONS) made waves in the market on Thursday following a business update. The company provided an update on the IONIS-TTR program. This is currently being evaluated by ...
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Jefferies Top Drug Stocks for the Rest of 2016

One key analyst firm is continuing to look at which companies in the health care space are going to return the most in 2016. For the most part, Jefferies maintained ...
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Defensive International Large Caps for Turbulent Markets

As the market sell-off continues, it is helpful to look at some alternative defensive picks that might not be on the main radar. Most defensive plays are high market cap ...
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4 Large Cap, Blue Chip Stocks That Pay a 5% Dividend or More

Despite all the hand-wringing over the beginning of the Federal Reserve interest rate increases, the fact of the matter is they will start small, stay small and happen at a ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Bluebird Bio, Boston Beer, Etsy, Gilead, Pfizer, PMC-Sierra, Valeant and More

Stocks were down marginally on Tuesday morning, and indicated much better than the early-bird lows. Investors keep indicating that they will buy their favorite stocks and other value stocks or ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Schwab, 3D Systems, Stratasys, Groupon, Lifepoint, E*Trade and More

Stocks were lower on Thursday, going into the unemployment and payrolls report. What has held true for almost four years now is that investors have lined up and bought their ...
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GSK Takes Aim at AIDS/HIV Cure, Funding Company With University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Any time that you hear about new drugs and medical treatments, they tend to be around ongoing treatments rather than cures. And when it comes to AIDS and HIV, the ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Cisco, DreamWorks, Lululemon, Nabors, Schlumberger, Verizon and More

Stocks were indicated much lower on Tuesday as the market is dealing with lower commodities (oil and more) and a weak China and Europe. What has been proven repeatedly in ...
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Companies Spending the Most on R&D

For the third consecutive year, the company spending the most on research and development (R&D) was Germany’s Volkswagen. The automaker’s 2014 R&D spending will total $13.5 billion, just ahead of ...
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Significant Changes in Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Holdings

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has released its public equity holdings as of September 30, 2014. Warren Buffett’s portfolio has recently undergone some radical changes on the surface, some of ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Auxilium, BofA, Genworth, MGM, Walgreen, Wynn, Yahoo and More

Stocks were soft on Monday and investors still seem eager to find bargains or overlooked equity stories. 24/7 Wall St. reviews dozens of analyst reports each morning of the week ...
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