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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Juniper Networks, Netflix, MannKind, Xerox and More

Stocks were firm on Tuesday morning during a shortened week that will be full of economic reports. 24/7 Wall St. reviews dozens of analyst research reports each morning of the ...
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Merrill Lynch Says These Five Top Stocks to Buy Are Oversold

Generally the kind of bull market rally that we have experienced is known to be one where "a rising tide lifts all boats." For the most part, that has indeed ...
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Why the OpenTable Buyout Makes Yelp a Buyout Candidate Too, Maybe

What happens when one merger takes place? It begets other related mergers, or at least traders and investors will flock to those secondary beneficiaries as a result. With the unexpected ...
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How OpenTable Will Grow Even More Owned by Priceline

Online travel company Priceline Group Inc. (NASDAQ: PCLN) announced Friday morning that it has entered a definitive agreement with OpenTable Inc. (NASDAQ: OPEN) to acquire all the outstanding shares of ...
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Heavy Summer Travel Could Mean Big Earnings for Top Online Companies

The busy summer travel season is all but upon us, and the big names in online travel are starting to ramp up the spending to get consumers to use their ...
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The Top Eight Earnings for the Week Ahead

Earnings season is far from over, but roughly three quarters of the stocks in the Standard & Poor's 500 Index stocks have now reported their earnings for the first calendar quarter ...
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The Next Big Stock Splits After Apple

Back in the tech bubble '90s, stock splits were a common occurrence. In fact, in the later part of that decade, around 20% of the S&P 500 companies were doing ...
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After the Apple Split, Five More Bull Market Stock Splits Needed

Could stock splits be coming back in vogue? Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) finally announced a major stock split. What is amazing is that the split was so large, on a ...
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Merrill Lynch’s Top Investing Ideas for the Second Quarter

After a very volatile first quarter of the this year that saw a 6% drop in late January only to be erased by a quick 8% gain, investors are looking ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Compugen, Juniper Networks, Suncor, Yingli and More

Stocks have bounced after a week of selling off, with Crimea easing and with short covering. Investors still remain wary -- they want upside, but want to avoid losses in the ...
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Optimistic Outlook for 2014 Retail Sales

Retail industry group the National Retail Federation (NRF) said on Thursday that retail sales in 2014 would rise 4.1% on top of the federation’s preliminary growth estimate of 3.7% in ...
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Merrill Lynch Top Internet Stocks to Buy for 2014

The Internet is growing every year, and the amount of time and usage of it is growing exponentially. The rapid growth in smartphones and tablet adoption as a competitive platform ...
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Credit Suisse Favors Quality at Any Price Top Momentum Growth Stocks

The market has gained nearly 60% since the September 2011 announcement of Operation Twist, which started the cycle of quantitative easing (QE). Gains during this period were primarily driven by ...
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Many Key Changes to Goldman Sachs Conviction Buy List for 2014

2014 is upon us, and that means that investors have started positioning their portfolios for the year ahead. 24/7 Wall St. reviews many analyst calls each day in order to ...
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Goldman Sachs Makes Major Conviction Buy List Changes for 2014

It is that time of year when investors start positioning their portfolios for the year ahead. 24/7 Wall St. reviews vast numbers of research reports looking for the best stocks ...
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