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What To Expect From Best Buy Earnings

Best Buy Co., Inc. (NYSE: BBY) is scheduled to report its fiscal fourth-quarter results on Tuesday before the opening bell. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $1.35 in ...
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Top MasterCard and Visa Analyst Gets Even More Bullish

Bill Carcache, Nomura equity analyst, has been touting Visa Inc. (NYSE: V) and MasterCard Inc. (NYSE: MA) as top picks in his coverage universe. The big question is what kind ...
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Why 1 Analyst Downgraded Salesforce.com Into Other Upgrades

Following Salesforce.com Inc.'s (NYSE: CRM) earnings report in late February, we saw many analysts make upgrades and raise their price targets for this stock. However this was not the case ...
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Analyst Gives Mixed Review on J.C. Penney After Earnings

J.C. Penney Co. Inc. (NYSE: JCP) reported its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results last Thursday after the markets closed. The results were mixed but one thing was for sure, there was ...
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5 Software Stocks That Are Potential Buyout Candidates

One great way for companies to expand growth, earnings and product offerings beyond internal organic expansion is to go the takeover route. While sometimes it can prove to be dilutive, ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: CenturyLink, IBM, Isis, J.C. Penney, Wayfair and More

Stocks were slightly higher on Monday morning after a Chinese interest rate cut over the weekend, but stocks hit all-time highs last week. The trend that has prevailed without fail ...
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3 Blue-Chip Tech Stocks That Are Cheaper Now Than Last Year

With the Nasdaq up 5.32% already this year, and the technology sector up 8.87%, there is already a buzz within the financial media, both televised and on websites, that we ...
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5 Small Cap Analyst Stocks Under $10 With Massive Upside Potential

With stocks hitting all-time highs, investors are looking for growth and value wherever they can find it. If it is on a stock that has sold off, they like it ...
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Why Analysts Think Gulfport Energy Is a Big Buy

Gulfport Energy Corp. (NASDAQ: GPOR) reported its fourth-quarter earnings this week, as well as an update on its proved reserves. The company had 933.6 billion cubic feet equivalent (BCFE) of ...
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5 US Companies Focused on Returning Capital to Shareholders

If the 2008 recession and stock market calamity taught one lesson to chief financial officers of major corporations, it was one of lowering leverage, issuing less new debt and taking ...
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Cowen Raises Price Targets on Top Momentum Stocks

As the market continues its march higher, investors are starting to look for the stocks that are delivering results or data that can drive share prices higher. After an almost ...
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Bull and Bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: BofA, CA, CBOE, CSX, FedEx, ITT, Potbelly and More

Stocks were looking for direction with minimal losses Friday morning ahead of the revised GDP reading. The one trend that has been set in stone is that investors want to ...
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5 Energy and Cleantech Stocks Are Potential Buyout Candidates

One great way for companies to expand growth, earnings and product offerings beyond internal organic expansion is to go the takeover route. While sometimes it can prove to be dilutive, ...
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Why Analysts Still Love Salesforce.com, Even at 100 Times Earnings

Salesforce.com Inc. (NYSE: CRM) reported its fourth-quarter financial results Wednesday after the markets closed. The company had $0.14 in earnings per share (EPS) on $1.44 billion in revenue, which were ...
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5 Health Care Stocks That Are Possible Buyout Candidates

One great way for companies to expand growth, earnings and product offerings beyond internal organic expansion is to go the takeover route. While sometimes it can prove to be dilutive, ...
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