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Deutsche Bank Raises Price Targets on Red-Hot Semiconductor Equipment Stocks

One of the solid industries in technology last year was the semiconductor capital equipment stocks, and with good reason. Many of the chip companies are expanding their presence far beyond ...
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JPMorgan Makes Big Changes to US Analyst Focus List for January

That sure didn't take long. And it probably should come as no surprise that many of the top firms we cover here at 24/7 Wall St. are already tweaking their high ...
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Huge West Coast Bank Trades Highlight Insider Selling: Invesco, WebMD, Palo Alto Networks and More

The Trump rally continued on full steam ahead last week, and we were not the least bit surprised to see insiders selling shares. With all the major indexes hitting record ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AMD, Cliffs, Gap, KLA-Tencor, Regions Financial, Tyson Foods, Wal-Mart and More

Stocks were indicated to open lower on Friday, with the week having more down days. Despite all the election rhetoric, despite weak economic data, despite a coming tightening from the ...
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2 Major Semiconductor Upgrades That Cannot Be Ignored

The tech sector rally has been somewhat muted in September, after helping push the broad markets to new highs. Does this mean the air is coming out of the rally ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Anthem, DR Horton, Intuit, KLA-Tencor, Netflix, Potash, Signet, Xerox and More

Stocks were weak across the board on Tuesday morning after Monday's snap-back rally tried to negate Friday's big drop. It appears that volatility is back in the market again, but ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Harley-Davidson, HP, KeyCorp, KLA-Tencor, Netflix, Square, T-Mobile and More

Stocks were indicated higher on Monday, but by such a small margin we would count it as a nondirectional move. The markets are still very close to all-time highs, and ...
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iPhone 7 Could Prove to Be Huge for 4 Chip Capital Equipment Stocks

It has become a ritual that the Apple nation seemingly embraces every other year or so. The release of the new iPhone brings hordes of Apple devotees to the stores ...
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6 Top S&P 500 Stocks in October

The S&P 500 index added 8.3% in October, a welcome return to the upside following a dip in August that left the index down about 7.5% for the third quarter. ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: eBay, GoDaddy, Kinder Morgan, Owens Corning, SanDisk, TI, VMware and More

Stocks were indicated higher on Thursday, but that is after the gains this week have been harder and harder to hold on to. Investors keep demonstrating that they will buy ...
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What to Make of Combined KLA-Tencor and Lam Research

The wave of semiconductor mergers continues. This time it is on the capital equipment side of the semiconductor industry. Lam Research Corp. (NASDAQ: LRCX) has reached an agreement whereby it ...
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4 Merrill Lynch Buy-Rated Technology Stocks That Pay Big Dividends

One thing is for sure, after years of paying higher multiples for momentum stocks, many Wall Street firms that we cover are eyeing solid growth, reasonable multiples and good dividends. ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, DuPont, Frontier Communications, HP, HSBC, 3M, Red Hat and Many More

Stocks were handily lower on Tuesday after overseas weakness. There is still a trend for investors to seek value by buying the pullbacks and dips. 24/7 Wall St. reviews dozens ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amazon, Citrix, Gilead, Sirius XM, 3D Systems, Twitter, Yelp and Many More

Stocks were indicated higher on Wednesday ahead of the pending FOMC decision on interest rates. Tuesday's rally was yet another instance where investors proved that they want to buy stocks ...
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5 High-Dividend Growth Stocks to Buy Now

Analysts are constantly using quantitative screens to search the stock universe for what is the best-performing category. In a new report from Merrill Lynch's Savita Subramanian, the superb strategist at ...
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