National Oilwell Varco (NYSE:NOV)

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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Lululemon, Microsoft, NBG, Twitter, Whole Foods and More

Stocks are looking for direction after the European Central Bank decision. Investors are being conditioned almost daily by the financial media that the bull market has now turned into a ...
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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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Merrill Lynch Inexpensive Large Cap Cyclical Growth Stocks to Buy

While some say valuations are stretched, and the bull market is tired, the bottom line is the market has basically gone sideways for almost a half a year. In a ...
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Seven Fresh Dividend Hikes You Should Not Miss

This past week was a rough one for the markets. Both the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) and the S&P 500 hit new all-time highs, only to sell off handily ...
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Big Portfolio Changes for Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has released its holdings as of the end of the first quarter of 2014. We were originally not expecting many major changes to the portfolio. ...
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National Oilwell Varco Delivers Huge Dividend Hike

National Oilwell Varco Inc. (NYSE: NOV) has not just raised its dividend. It has massively raised it. The leader in equipment and components used in oil and gas drilling and ...
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National Oilwell Varco Sinks From Year-to-Date High

National Oilwell Varco Inc. (NYSE: NOV) tumbled Friday morning from a year-to-date high on Thursday on a narrow miss in first-quarter results. But the company cited rising domestic and international ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Baker Hughes, Cameron, Cisco, Facebook, VeriSign and More

Stocks have retreated from their highs, and investors still want upside from the market while avoiding the next major sell-off. 24/7 Wall St. reviews many analyst research reports each morning ...
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J.P. Morgan Raises Price Targets on Top Large-Cap Oil Service Stocks

Large-cap oil service stocks are trading at valuations that are very close to multiyear cycle troughs. Is there a reason why investors are loath to own these top names when ...
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Meet the 2014 Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Stocks

As many consider Warren Buffett to be the greatest investor of modern times, investors want to know any time there are big changes in the Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) ...
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Short Interest Declines in Oil and Gas Sector, With One Exception

Short interest in several large oil and gas stocks dropped in the two-week period to January 31, probably on expectations of greater demand due to an improving global economy. Short ...
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Oil and Gas Short Interest Looking for Payoff This Week

Short interest in several large oil and gas stocks rose in the two-week period to January 15, likely as a result of expected pressure on crude oil prices, refining margins ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Stocks to Buy: AIG, Genworth, SolarCity and More

Stocks are effectively at all-time highs, and this is the first full week of trading for 2014. Wall Street firms are making their annual outlook reports and calling on the ...
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Argus Analyst Top Picks for 2014: eBay, Facebook, Mylan, Home Depot and Many More

Argus research is truly considered independent, meaning the firm has no investment banking relationships with public companies that would cloud its judgment. This is a key reason we value its research. ...
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Eleven Companies With $1.1 Trillion in Backlog Orders

The economy has never gone back into major expansion mode after the recession. After all, the financial media often doubts the bull market, and the Federal Reserve and other central ...
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