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UBS Raises Price Targets on 4 Top Health Care Providers

If there has been one group stocks that has delivered for investors this year it has been the managed care organizations (MCO) that are the top health care providers in ...
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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 4 Stocks That Lifted the DJIA on Monday

March 9, 2015: Markets opened higher on Monday as worries about Greece were overcome by anticipation of today’s launch of the Apple Watch. That turned out to have only a ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Abraxas, Barracuda, Citigroup, Dow, Lululemon, UnitedHealth and More

Stocks were looking for direction on Friday morning ahead of the unemployment report and after the major banks passed the Federal Reserve stress tests. If there is one trend that has ...
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The 4 Stocks That Raised the DJIA on Thursday

March 5, 2015: Markets opened higher on Thursday following a higher-than-expected number of new claims for unemployment benefits combined with lower-than-expected productivity and lower-than-expected factory orders. What saved the day ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the Market on Tuesday

March 3, 2015: Markets opened lower on Tuesday following unexciting action in both Europe and Asia. There were no U.S. data released today and no market-moving earnings out this morning. ...
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The 4 Stocks That Held Down the DJIA on Wednesday

February 25, 2015: Markets opened mixed on Wednesday, climbed to intra-day highs in the early afternoon before setting sail toward the break-even line. Tech stocks traded lower all day on ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the Dow on Friday

February 20, 2015: Markets opened lower for a fourth consecutive day on Friday after conflicting early reports on negotiations between Greece and the rest of the eurozone. Crude oil closed ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the DJIA on Tuesday

February 10, 2015: Markets opened higher on Tuesday as every sector except energy and basic materials posted solid gains on the day. Crude oil settled at near $50.00, down more ...
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What to Expect From Gilead Earnings

Tuesday after the markets close, Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ: GILD) will report its fourth-quarter financial results. Thomson Reuters has consensus estimates of $2.22 in earnings per share (EPS) and $6.72 ...
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The 4 Stocks That Sank the DJIA on Friday

January 23, 2015: Markets opened lower on Friday following a strong finish in Asia and higher equities prices in Europe the day after the European Central Bank announced its QE ...
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The 4 Stocks That Dominated the DJIA on Thursday

January 22, 2015: Markets opened higher on Thursday after learning that the European Central Bank fire up an asset purchase program (QE) for up to €60 billion monthly. The euro ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted Wednesday’s DJIA

January 21, 2015: Markets opened lower on Wednesday but quickly turned higher as energy stocks posted some good gains on stronger prices for crude oil. Markets continue to be jittery ...
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UnitedHealth Earnings Rise as Insurer Adjusts to Obamacare

UnitedHealth Group Inc. (NYSE: UNH) reported fourth-quarter and full-year 2014 results before markets opened Wednesday. The health insurance and benefits management firm reported diluted quarterly earnings per share (EPS) of ...
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The Bullish and Bearish Case for UnitedHealth in 2015

Now that the bull market is nearing its sixth year, investors have to wonder about valuations after exponential gains from the March 2009 bottom. 2014 brought gains of 7.5% in ...
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