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4 Defensive Stocks Rising During 2016 Market Panic

The year 2015 brought a bull market interruption with the Dow Jones Industrial Average falling 2.2%. Now we have seen the worst start of a year since 2008 — and we ...
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Most of Top 10 S&P Stocks for 2015 Rise Over 50%

The top 10 S&P performers mostly have share prices that rose more than 50% last year. The list also contains many companies run by their founders, and ones that have ...
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Insider Selling Steady as Markets Remain Volatile: Aflac, Shake Shack, Raymond James, Range Resources and More

Numerous articles on financial websites cited rising insider selling this past week, and according to TrimTabs, November was the fourth highest month on record. Given the extreme volatility in September ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Altria, CEVA, CONSOL Energy, Enbridge, NVIDIA, UBS, Visa and More

Stocks were lower on Tuesday after Monday's rally. Investors are still proving almost daily that they want to buy stocks on any pullbacks or any time a new opportunity arises. ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Coach, Dollar General, Micron, VMware, Waste Management and More

Stocks were indicated higher on Wednesday after some recent volatility. Investors keep showing that they will buy their favorite stocks and other value stocks or opportunities when the opportunity is ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Altria, GM, Intel, Netflix, Paychex, Walgreens and More

Stocks were indicated higher on Thursday after it looks as though the Greeks are going to try playing by the rules. Investors have proven over and over that they are ...
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5 Unusual Movers in the S&P 500

In the S&P 500, some stocks had significant moves this past week, and some were on exponential volume spikes as well. 24/7 Wall St. has tracked five of the unusual ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Ally, Corning, Enterprise, Kinder Morgan, Twitter, Aerie Pharma and More

Stocks were lower again on Tuesday, but off the lows as worries of the Greek situation may be overblown. The one constant trend over the past three and a half ...
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How the New Reynolds Will Stack Up Against Altria

Reynolds American Inc. (NYSE: RAI) and Lorillard, Inc. (NYSE: LO) are near sealing the deal where Reynolds will purchase Lorillard. The closing date is set for Friday, June 12, and ...
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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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Get Ready for Higher Cigarette Prices

Ever since prices at the gas pump have fallen, people have generally had more disposable income to do with as they wished. As a result, companies have been looking for ...
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Is Tobacco Use Accelerating Again?

Tobacco typically has been considered a more defensive industry and as such it does not lend itself to high growth rates. However Wells Fargo sees more growth in the future for ...
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RBC Picks 3 High-Yield Tobacco Stocks for 2015

While smoking in the United States is at perhaps the lowest levels ever, the habit is still widely practiced around the rest of the world. With the social stigma of ...
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5 Defensive Stocks Largely Avoiding the Sell-Off

Thursday has been one ugly day for the U.S. equity markets, with the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average down 1.3% with just over two hours until the ...
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E-Cigarettes Under Attack by World Health Organization

If the tobacco industry thought it had solved all its legal problems with the introduction of electronic cigarettes, the industry is very likely rethinking its original conclusion. While some of ...
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