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Appaloosa Buys New Stocks and Adds to Top Holdings in Hedge Fund

David Tepper’s Appaloosa hedge fund is one of the most respected and closely watched funds on Wall Street. Tepper makes frequent appearances on CNBC and Bloomberg TV, and often his ...
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UBS Has Financial Stocks to Buy Even as Interest Rates Go Higher

Since the end of April, the 10-year Treasury note yield increased more than 40 basis points and is up 35 basis points year-to-date. The financial services analysts at UBS A.G. ...
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Stocks to Buy for the Coming Rise in Interest Rates (UBS, AMTD, SCHW, LNC, UNM, HIG)

We recently wrote that shorting the Treasury bond market may very well be the next biggest short-sale trade since the subprime mortgage short. While rates have dipped a little in the ...
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Deutsche Bank Takes Negative 2013 Outlook on Life Insurance Companies (DB, PRU, UNM, LNC, MET, AFL, PFG)

Deutsche Bank A.G. (NYSE: DB) initiated coverage today on the U.S Life Insurance industry. While they do have some Buy recommendations in the current report. their bias is decidedly bearish. ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades & Downgrades (AGNC, AAPL, ADM, CALM, CAT, DLTR, FDO, HPQ, KIRK, LNC, MON, NAV, TIF, VECO)

These are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades, and initiations seen from Wall Street research calls this Monday morning. American Capital Agency (NASDAQ: AGNC) Cut to Market Perform at ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades (ANF, KOF, HTZ, HEW, ING, LNC, VZ)

These are the top analyst upgrades and positive research calls we have seen from Wall Street this Thursday morning with about two hours until the market opens: Abercombie & Fitch ...
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Media Digest 6/16/2009 Reuters, WSJ, NYTimes, FT, Bloomberg

Reuters:   The US outlined new financial market reforms. Reuters:   Obama lobbied MDs on his new healthcare package. Reuters:   Russia hosted the first BRIC summit. Reuters:   B of A's (BAC) BlackRock ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades (CSIQ, EXPE, FCX, JNPR, K, LNC, OWW, TLEO, THS)

These are some of the top analyst upgrades and positive research calls which we have seen from Wall Street early this Thursday morning: Canadian Solar (CSIQ) Raised to Outperform at ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades (EAT, DAI, ENR, HS, LEN, LNC, MGM, RTP)

These are some of the top pre-market analyst upgrades we have seen from Wall Street early this Monday morning: Brinker International (EAT) Raised to Overweight at Barclays. Daimler (DAI) Raised ...
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TARP Approved For Insurance Money: More Cash From The Taxpayer’s Pocket (LNC)(PRU)(HIG)(PFG)

The Washington Post is reporting that the Treasury Department has granted approval for insurance companies to have access to TARP funds. It is not clear what that will do to ...
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Top 10 Analyst Upgrades & Downgrades (ANF, CE, FLEX, FCL, HD, HMIN, LNC, MRO, OSG, SON)

These are ten of the top analyst upgrades and downgrades from Wall Street we have seen early this Wednesday morning with more than two hours until the market opens for ...
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TARP Revisit: Were Life Insurers On the Brink? (MET, PRU, HIG, LNC, GNW, AIG)

There is one question that keeps making the rounds after the news of yesterday's TARP bailout money inclusion being offered to life insurers.  Are these really close to falling into ...
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Top Pre-Market Analyst Downgrades (AMP, AAPL, DVAX, FCX, GMT, LNC, PCX, X)

These are some of the top pre-market analyst downgrades from Wall Street this Wednesday morning:Ameriprise Financial (AMP) Cut to Market Perform at KBW.Apple (AAPL) Cut to Neutral at UBS.Dynavax (DVAX) ...
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