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4 RBC US Equity Top Pick Stocks That Also Pay Solid Dividends

We have seen it the past two days, and as the first-quarter earnings parade wraps up, we are very likely to see it again. Volatility is creeping back into the ...
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Is It Time to Be Cautious on Independent Refining Stocks?

Oil refiners enjoyed a solid run-up in share price beginning early in 2015 and lasting until about the end of the year. Since then, however, prices have trickled lower, with ...
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Why Merrill Lynch Prefers These 4 Top Oil Stocks Now

Any way you look at it, the oil trade has been a tough one. Needless to say, a huge price decrease in the commodity that drives the industry will always ...
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Refiners May Be Fully Valued: Deutsche Bank Has Just 3 to Buy Now

The refiners had an outstanding run while some the major oil companies were getting hammered, but it appears that the outperformance may have caught up with them. With some of ...
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Huge Refinery Run May Be Over: Analyst Has Just 3 to Buy Now

For almost three years, and through the staggering collapse in oil prices, the refiners continued to be the last stronghold for beleaguered oil and gas investors. However, the party may ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Coca-Cola, Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan, LinkedIn, Linn Energy, Tableau, Weatherford and Many More

Stocks were indicated lower on Friday after a mixed jobs number in unemployment and payrolls. The market volatility continues, with investors being very mixed as they buy into dips and ...
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The 52-Week Low Club for Thursday

February 4, 2016: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 106 equities making new 52-week lows today. GoPro Inc. (NASDAQ: GPRO) dropped nearly 16% on Thursday to post ...
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Can Refiners Continue Making Huge Profits?

Of the four largest U.S. oil refiners, two boosted net income in each quarter of 2015. Two of the four report fourth-quarter results later this month, and the other two ...
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Credit Suisse Raises Price Targets on 4 Refining Stocks to Buy

While low crude pricing can be a burden on the top integrateds and exploration and production companies, it is welcomed by the refiners, which have for the most part, had ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Adobe, FireEye, Lululemon, Nu Skin, Rio Tinto, Tesla, BHP Billiton and Many More

Stocks traded sharply higher Wednesday morning. Yet again, investors are buying value and looking for bargains, now that the stock market pulled back so much before this last rally. 24/7 ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amazon, Best Buy, Google, IBM, Marathon, Nike, WisdomTree and Many More

Stocks bounced big on Tuesday only to see shares slide into a very negative close. Now we have stocks gapping up again on Wednesday after China's intervention with liquidity. There ...
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Deutsche Bank Raises Price Targets on 4 Top Refiners to Buy

Clearly in the energy sector it has been a huge struggle for exploration and production stocks, as well as the oil services stocks. One area that has consistently outperformed this ...
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Will Other Refiners Follow Marathon and Hike Dividends?

Oil refiner Marathon Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: MPC) announced at noon on Wednesday that its board has authorized a dividend increase from a current level of $0.25 per share to $0.32 ...
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MPLX, MarkWest Merger Gets Lukewarm Reception from Investors

Midstream and downstream petroleum company Marathon Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: MPC) announced Monday morning that MPLX L.P. (NYSE: MPLX), a master limited partnership (MLP) spun out of Marathon in 2012, will ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Ambarella, eBay, Rite Aid, TiVo, Yahoo, Valero, Virtu and More

Stocks were looking for a slightly positive opening on Wednesday, an effort to unseat recent market weakness. The one trend that is now nearly four years old is that investors ...
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