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Banks With the Most Profitable Stock Buyback Plans

Sometimes research reports have very little impact on a stock or a sector overall, particularly when an analyst has a mere Neutral rating on the sector. But sometimes there are ...
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Is Warren Buffett Done Buying Banks and Financial Stocks?

For a bull market to stay alive, you have to have participation from the financial sector. Warren Buffett of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has been a financial stock buyer ...
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Big Portfolio Changes for Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has released its holdings as of the end of the first quarter of 2014. We were originally not expecting many major changes to the portfolio. ...
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Nomura Has Stellar Bank Stock Picks — and Cautious Picks

Earlier this week we showed how a key market technician was showing concern that banks and financials are not participating in the rally. That is particularly troubling when you consider ...
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Bank by Bank Dividend and Buyback Hike Approvals After Fed Review

Wednesday's big announcement is that the Federal Reserve did not object to the capital plans for some 25 of the 30 banks under review which were participating in the Comprehensive ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: BofA, NetApp, Stratasys, Symantec, Wells Fargo and More

The stock market was unable to hold new all-time highs, and investors are looking for both gains and protection in the next sell-off. 24/7 Wall St. reviews many analyst calls ...
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Meet the 2014 Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Stocks

As many consider Warren Buffett to be the greatest investor of modern times, investors want to know any time there are big changes in the Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) ...
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The Five Best Large-Cap Bank Stocks to Buy Now

If one sector ever rose from the ashes after the huge market sell-off in 2008, it was the financials. Following the bankruptcy of Lehman Brother, the sales of Bear Stearns ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: BofA, Micron, Starbucks, Twitter and More

We are halfway through the first full week of trading in 2014. Analysts are out in droves with many ratings changes this week, and some stocks have managed to pull ...
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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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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: 3D Systems, SanDisk, U.S. Bancorp, Citigroup, AT&T and More

Stocks have proven that they will no longer only go up after eight weeks of gains. The DJIA and S&P 500 are both up in excess of 20% so far ...
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The Only Five Warren Buffett Stock Purchases That Matter

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-B) and Warren Buffett disclosed their full equity holdings this week. The first thing we noticed was that there was a total equity value of $92.035 ...
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Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Full Stock Holdings, Higher Again

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) and Warren Buffett have released the conglomerate's full stock holdings as of September 30, 2013. This 13F filing with the SEC shows that the company's ...
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Jefferies Screens Top Stocks to Buy with Rising Business Orders

The third-quarter earnings season has been a very successful one. Most companies have beaten earnings expectations this quarter, continuing a long streak of better-than-expected earnings reports. The U.S. equity research ...
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