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Triple Leverage ETFs Heading Into Emerging Market Bonds

The world of the triple-leveraged exchange traded funds (ETFs) has been deeply controversial. After all, they often have big tracking errors and they can face decay through time. Direxion has ...
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Hedge Fund Managers’ Top Stock Picks in Q2

The top 100 global hedge funds manage approximately $6.1 trillion in assets. Small investors have, at best, limited access to this so-called smart money, and in most cases no access ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Abbott Labs, Baxter, Cisco, NOV, Nucor, P&G, Target and Many More

Stocks were indicated to open lower on Thursday, but even with the turmoil in Washington, D.C., the markets are actually quite close to all-time highs. The trend that has dominated ...
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Wednesday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

August 16, 2017: The S&P 500 closed relatively flat at 2,468.16. The DJIA closed flat at 22,019.53. Separately, the Nasdaq closed up 0.2% at 6,345.11. Wednesday was a mixed day ...
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General Electric, Transocean Plunge into Wednesday’s 52-Week Low Club

August 16, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 186 equities making new 52-week lows in Wednesday's session. On the NYSE, decliners led advancers by about 3 ...
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United Technologies, Home Depot Push DJIA Higher Wednesday

August 16, 2017: Markets opened higher again Wednesday even after a poor report on U.S. housing starts. Minutes from last month's FOMC meeting revealed a Fed split on when to ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Agilent, Biogen, CB&I, Dick’s, Home Depot, Mylan, Teva and More

The one trend that dominated more than half of the eight-year bull market is that investors have managed to keep finding new reasons to buy stocks after every sell-off. ...
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Tuesday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

August 15, 2017: The S&P 500 closed relatively flat at 2,464.71. The DJIA closed flat at 22,002.38. Separately, the Nasdaq closed down 0.1% at 6,333.01. Tuesday was a relatively flat day for the U.S. broad ...
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JC Penney, Dick’s Sporting Goods Plunge Into Tuesday’s 52-Week Low Club

August 15, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 210 equities making new 52-week lows in Tuesday's session. On the NYSE, decliners led advancers by about 3 ...
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Apple, American Express Pace the DJIA Tuesday

August 15, 2017: Markets opened higher again Tuesday even though reported economic data was slightly better than expected. The telecom and energy sectors weighed, while consumer staples and financials showed ...
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Warren Buffett’s Top Stock Changes: IBM, GE, Synchrony, Sirius and More

Warren Buffett is often considered the greatest investor of the modern era. Having reached the status of the wealthiest person in the world before probably means he knows a thing ...
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Monday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

August 14, 2017: The S&P 500 closed up about 1% at 2,465.43. The DJIA closed up 0.6% at 21,990.29. Separately, the Nasdaq closed up 1.3% at 6,340.23. Monday was an ...
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J.C. Penney, Whiting Petroleum Fall into Monday’s 52-Week Low Club

August 14, 2017: Here are four stocks trading with heavy volume among 120 equities making new 52-week lows in Monday's session. On the NYSE, advancers led decliners by more than ...
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Apple, Microsoft Lift DJIA Monday

August 14, 2017: Markets opened higher again Monday as last week's geopolitical cool down. There was no significant economic data released today. Only the energy sector is trading lower today ...
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Why Are Consumers Expecting So Much More Inflation Than They Have Ever Seen?

The economy needs inflation. This notion is hard to explain to many people that higher prices are better than low prices when it comes to every days goods. Still, the ...
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