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UBS Equity Focus List Changes Among High-Profile Tech Stocks

After a very rocky January start to the 2015 trading year, February got the tape rolling the right way as the indexes staged a midday turnaround Monday and ended nicely ...
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5 Chip Equipment Stocks to Buy as Industry Rebounds in 2015

With the ongoing strength in the chip industry, it should come as no surprise that the semiconductor capital equipment industry could be poised for an outstanding 2015. A new report ...
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America’s Best Run Companies

The stocks of many public companies have soared in the past year, even with a larger number of them posting only mediocre financial results. The overall market improvement has been ...
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Have NASDAQ-100 Rebalance Winners Rallied Too Much?

The NASDAQ OMX Group Inc. (NASDAQ: NDAQ) announced the results of the annual reranking of the NASDAQ-100 (NASDAQ: NDX). This reranking was effective before the market opened on December 22, ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AMD, Ally, FedEx, Halliburton, Intel, Tenet, Tyco and More

Stocks were indicated higher on Thursday after a monster snap-back rally on Wednesday. With the Fed indicating a dovish stance in 2015, investors are looking for value and overlooked stocks. ...
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Deutsche Bank Raises Price Targets on 3 Top Chip Equipment Stocks

Despite a very solid year for the semiconductor industry -- the SOX index, which tracks the chip stocks, is up almost 30% -- many of the top firms we cover ...
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3 Chip Equipment Stocks to Buy for Surging Consumer Demand

After years of declining sales, the very segment that got the semiconductor industry rolling is finally starting to wake up from demand hibernation. Personal computer (PC) sales used to drive ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Cliffs, CME, Darden, Endo, J.C. Penney and More

Stocks were firm on Monday morning after a weak Thursday and Friday, and the question is how much Columbus Day will matter for the markets. So far, we have seen ...
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Merrill Lynch’s 4 Top Chip Equipment Stocks to Buy Before Earnings

There has been a slow but sure pick-up in the chip segment, and the SOX index after recently hitting a one-year low, has started to rebound. With gradual demand increases ...
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Analyst’s 5 Top Chip Stocks That Could Surge in the Fourth Quarter

After hitting a peak in September of 660, the SOX index, which tracks the chip stocks, plunged almost 10%. Seasonal factors and a burn-off of inventory builds are thought to ...
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The ‘Always On Generation’ Driving Revenues for Top Flash Memory Tech Stocks

In less than a decade, consumer demand for a lightning fast Internet has changed everything. From e-commerce, social media to web search and more, this massive Internet use can cause latency, ...
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Credit Suisse’s Top Chip and Equipment Stocks to Buy for Second-Quarter Earnings

With numerous positive catalysts for not only the second quarter but for the rest of the year, some of the top chip and chip equipment names could really be good ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alcoa, BP, Broadcom, Garmin, Gigamon, KKR, Potash, Zillow and More

Stocks were trying to stage a small recovery on Wednesday after two days of selling pressure have rattled the markets. Investors are still looking for upside in stocks, but perhaps ...
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Intel Gains Boost Prospects of Six Chip Stocks

When Intel announced last week higher-than-expected revenue and earnings for the quarter and for the full year, primarily because of improving PC sales, stocks that benefited from those sales also ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Allergan, Broadcom, NBG, Devon, NOV, Kroger and More

The Dow Jones Industrial Average hit a new high on Monday, and investors keep hearing that this is now a stock picker's market rather than a raging bull market. Each morning ...
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