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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amazon, Brightcove, Exxon, GM, Mylan, Petrobras, Twitter and Many More

Stocks were looking for direction ahead of Friday's key durable goods report. Investors still want upside from stocks, even if they feel the bull market of five and a half ...
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Ten Companies With the Least Valuable Workers

Revenue per employee is one measure of a company’s productivity. Some companies generate significant revenue per employee that runs into the millions of dollars. Others generate only a fraction of ...
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Piper Jaffray Stocks to Buy for S&P 500 Going to 2,100

As the bull market enters its sixth year, the S&P 500 continues to set new highs and intermediate-term measures of market strength have turned positive since February. The old Wall ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Cliffs, Dendreon, Magna, Santander, SunEdison and More

Stocks are trying to stage a post-Ukraine recovery on Tuesday. This week only reminds most investors that, even if the markets keep challenging new highs, they may have to protect ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Aeropostale, Agnico-Eagle, GNC, Stratasys and More

Earnings season is slowly coming to an end, stocks have recovered from their lows and now we have investors and analysts alike positioning themselves for the year ahead. 24/7 Wall ...
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UBS Sees High-Yield Dividend Laggards Ready to Lead the Market Higher

History shows that years following sub-2% GDP growth tend to be good for stocks, but near-term exuberance, with investors focusing again on momentum stocks, could signal a pause after the big ...
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Merrill Lynch Top America’s Edge Stocks to Buy and Sell for the Fourth Quarter

Heading into the fourth quarter of this year, investors who have been long the stock market are poised for the best gains since the market exploded off the lows in ...
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Labor Day 2013 Stock Market Winners

Labor Day is always an interesting holiday, and it has serious ramifications on consumer spending and on the economy. The 2013 back-to-school spending has been down after a record 2012, ...
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UBS New Equity Focus List Features Stocks Designed to Outperform the Market

With the equity markets seemingly hitting new all-time highs every day, we were intrigued by the makeup of the new UBS A.G. (NYSE: UBS) Equity Focus List. The analysts incorporate ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Stocks to Buy: Seagate, VeriFone, HP and Others

Investors and traders seem to be constantly looking for fresh research ideas that will lead to higher income or more profits. 24/7 Wall St. reviews many fresh research calls each ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades (AAPL, BAC, BA, CTL, FB, FRC, LVLT, LGF, MDR, MON, PL, HOT, SSYS, UNH)

Investors and traders are usually on the hunt for profits and income. 24/7 Wall St. looks over numerous Wall St. research calls each morning to find new calls in value ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades (ACMP, ALXN, ADI, BIDU, BCS, ESRX, GMCR, LOW, MM, NTSP, RDN, SEE, SPLS, HOT, WIN)

These are some of this Wednesday's top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen from Wall St. research calls. Access Midstream Partners L.P. (NYSE: ACMP) reiterated Outperform but on Focus List ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades (BCS, CMVT, DTE, EW, FMS, JCP, MMP, NFLX, RVBD, STAA, HOT, SU, SUSS, TWX, VCI, WU)

These are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen in Wall St. research calls this Thursday. Barclays PLC (NYSE: BCS) reiterated Buy and listed as "too cheap" ...
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Companies with the Least Valuable Employees

Worker productivity is among the most critical measurements used when evaluating businesses and national economies. One way to measure productivity is sales per employee. Companies that can achieve the highest ...
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The Best Companies of the First Half

The end of summer stock market run-up pushed the S&P 500 index above 1,400, a 12% gain year-to-date. But are businesses better off in 2012 than in 2011? To find ...
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