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10 Companies to Own for the Next Decade

The decade from 2010 to 2020 has come with far less turbulence so far than the prior decade. Many investors might have grown to think all over again that they can ...
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No Buyers Calling on Avon

Twice so far in 2015 there have been reports that potential buyers have been sniffing around Avon Products Inc. (NYSE: AVP), and both times the share price spiked, only to ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AK Steel, NOV, Pfizer, Stratasys, Twitter, Wynn and More

Stocks were indicated lower on Wednesday after a very low GDP growth report and ahead of the FOMC statements. What investors should keep in mind is that the market is ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Celladon, Newmont, 3D Systems, Twitter, Disney and More

Stocks were indicated slightly higher on Monday morning after a solid week put the markets within striking distance of all-time highs again. If there is one trend that has remained ...
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4 Dividends and Buybacks That Should Not Be Ignored

As corporate earnings season takes flight, many companies are announcing along with their earnings new plans to increase dividends or repurchase shares. 24/7 Wall St. has collected and compiled dividend ...
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Was This an Earnings Gamble at Procter?

Procter & Gamble Co. (NYSE: PG) has reported its first-quarter earnings for 2015. A fear that now exists among analysts and investors alike is that the consumer products giant may ...
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Is the Dividend Hike a Disappointment From Procter & Gamble?

Procter & Gamble Co. (NYSE: PG) is one of the great iconic American companies, and it continues to have dividend growth year after year. After an announcement on Friday, P&G ...
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Over Half of DJIA Stocks Outyield 30-Year Treasury Bond

2015 is becoming a very interesting year. The bull market is now six years old, we are over three years without a true correction and the Federal Reserve is expected ...
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Companies With the Largest Stock Buybacks of All Time

The debate over whether investors prefer stock buybacks or dividends will continue in the years ahead. Companies use both tools under corporate governance for returning capital to their shareholders. And ...
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5 Merrill Lynch Stock Picks That Have Been Hurt by Strong Dollar

With the U.S. dollar the strongest in years, some top stocks have taken it on the chin in 2015 as a result. The dollar is up 8% this year and ...
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Is Berkshire Hathaway Becoming More Private Equity Than Conglomerate Under Buffett?

Warren Buffett and his team may be gradually making changes to how they operate Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A). The changes have been subtle in recent years, but the way ...
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Bull and Bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Garmin, IMAX, Micron, Kimberly-Clark, P&G and More

Stocks were looking for direction on Thursday morning ahead of the three-day weekend. The six-year-old bull market may have stalled in the first quarter, but the one trend that has ...
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6 Big Dividend Hikes Expected Soon

Stocks are effectively at their all-time highs, and now we have the Federal Reserve promising again to not bring swift and massive interest rate hikes. This is a great climate ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the DJIA on Monday

March 16, 2015: Markets opened higher on Monday as the dollar traded slightly weaker against the euro early. That did not help crude oil prices, hough, which tumbled to a ...
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The Top 8 Dividend Stocks Owned by Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway

Investors love dividends. Now that the bull market is six years old and that the Federal Reserve is closer to raising interest rates, investors might be smart to consider which ...
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