Merrill Lynch Gets Nervous: Buy Only High-Quality Stocks Now

It’s probably no surprise that some on Wall Street are starting to lose their bullish bias. After a huge run off the lows in 2009, the market has tread water ...
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5 High-Dividend Blue Chip Stocks on Sale After Market Sell-Off

The only redeeming quality to a big market sell-off is the opportunity that it presents to investors holding some dry powder who have the ability to buy stocks on sale. ...
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9 Well-Known Stocks With Solid Dividend Yields Above 5%

Now that the stock market has finally reminded investors that it can sell off more than 10%, many investors are considering what to do, knowing that a slower growth scenario ...
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Comcast, Time Warner Again Rank Lowest in Customer Satisfaction

The path to consumers’ hearts for telecom companies is paved with higher performance and better reliability. These attributes define the customer experience, and the better a company provides them, the ...
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The 6 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks: Short Sellers Positive but Cautious

Despite the volatility in the broader markets, short sellers in the top 10 most shorted stocks trading on the New York Stock Exchange seemed positive but cautious, as short interest ...
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Jefferies Has 4 Stocks to Buy That Could Beat the Street on Q3 Earnings

One thing that always helps a stock get a solid boost is coming in and posting earnings and revenues that are better than the consensus numbers on Wall Street. That ...
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A $5 iPhone 6s From T-Mobile

At some point the four largest cellphone carriers will start to lose money on their Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone 6s sales. For T-Mobile US Inc. (NYSE: TMUS) that day ...
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What Flat 2016 Earnings Mean for the Verizon Dividend

Shares of Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) were kicked around Thursday morning following a statement from the company’s chief executive that 2016 earnings “may plateau at 2015 levels.” The consensus ...
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4 Safe High-Yield Dividend Stocks to Buy for Q4 Volatility

Whether it is tomorrow, October or December, when the Federal Reserve finally raises interest rates a tiny 25 basis points, or one-quarter of 1%, the market most likely sells off. ...
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Dear Investors, Rate Hike May Be Immaterial to CEOs Running Businesses

With all the "will they or won't they" for this week's decision on interest rates, it has grown rather tiring listening to the endless number of talking heads going on ...
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The 6 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks: Short Sellers Cannot Let Go of AT&T

In the wake of its merger with DirecTV, AT&T seemed poised to drop out of the top 10 most shorted stocks trading on the New York Stock Exchange. But short ...
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The 20 Most Dominant Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Investments

Warren Buffett has been busy making some key acquisitions for Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) and changing some of its largest investments. Just as he discloses his investment in yet ...
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Cargill, America’s Largest Private Company, Suffers Revenue Drop

Cargill, America's largest private company, suffered a drop in its revenue in its most recent fiscal year, down 11% to $120.4 billion from $134.9 billion, according to PrivCo. Cargill's revenue ...
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The 6 Most Shorted NYSE Stocks: Short Sellers Still Like Sprint

Short sellers continued to get out of the way as AT&T's merger with DirecTV came to a close. AT&T, once firmly entrenched as the most shorted stock trading on the ...
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5 Stocks Bucking or Surviving the Market Selling Trend on Monday

The market carnage appears to be subsiding, but only subtly from what were session lows. The S&P 500 dipped as low as about 100 points and the Dow was down ...
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