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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Exxon Mobil, International Paper, JC Penney, Lululemon, Ulta Salon and More

Despite a 4.6% unemployment reading, the number of nonfarm payrolls added in November was more or less in line with expectations. Stocks were indicated to open marginally lower on Friday, ...
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5 Tech Stocks to Buy as Cloud Capital Expenditures Continue to Skyrocket

The fantastic growth of cloud computing and storage continues to be one of the most incredible tech stories of the past 20 years. While growth is expected to slow some ...
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Why One Analyst Sees Value and More Upside for Rio Tinto and BHP Billiton

The post-election rally has been massive, and the commodities miners and the companies that will supply into infrastructure have seen their shares rally. That may be more muted for companies ...
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UBS Adds Top Pick Growth and Dividend MLPs to Buy as Oil Rockets Higher

After underperforming for most of the fall, the energy master limited partnerships (MLPs) have taken a solid turn for the better as the prospects for infrastructure growth have increased dramatically ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alcoa, Deere, Ford, GM, McDonald’s, Wells Fargo, BHP Billiton, Rio Tinto and More

Despite an OPEC oil production cut, the stock market did not follow oil's surge higher on Wednesday, and Thursday morning is looking to open soft to flat in early trading ...
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4 Top Analyst Pick Industrial Semiconductor Stocks to Buy for 2017

One subsector of technology that has shined brightly this year has been the semiconductors, and with good reason. Strong demand across the board combined with changes in product offerings have ...
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Trump Regulation Rollback Could Be Huge for 4 Telecom and Cable Giants

One of the hallmarks of the Trump campaign was the focus on eliminating unneeded and burdensome over-regulation. In fact, many business leaders have pointed to excessive rules and regulations as ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Arrowhead Pharma, Cognizant, Goldman Sachs, HP, Splunk, UnitedHealth and More

Monday's small stock market sell-off was followed by small gains on Tuesday, and the markets were indicated higher on Wednesday morning before the opening bell. This week we have seen ...
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Permian Basin to Remain Red Hot in 2017: 4 Stocks to Buy Now

If one area in the country continues to draw capital expenditures and growth, it’s the Permian basin in West Texas. With a huge new find, and many of the top ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AK Steel, Celgene, Darden, Delphi Automotive, Johnson & Johnson, US Steel and More

Monday brought a much needed sell-off after two and half weeks of almost constant rallying, but the sell-off was minimal. Tuesday's opening indication on the S&P 500 and Dow is ...
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Jefferies Has 4 Solid Stocks to Buy in a Very Rich Market

The Trump rally has been a beautiful climb for most investors, and recently all four major indexes closed at 52-week highs, an event that hadn’t happened since 1999. While equities ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: 3M, Campbell Soup, Cracker Barrel, Deere, Johnson Controls, Panera and More

After the holiday shortened week, Wall Street now looks ahead to a full week of trading. After some very solid gains last week, which saw all the major indexes trading at ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Analog Devices, First Solar, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Intel, Urban Outfitters and More

Stocks have hit new all-time highs on a post-election Trump rally, with the Dow over 19,000 and the S&P 500 hitting 2,200. Markets were looking for direction ahead of ...
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5 Very Safe Dividend Stocks to Buy Now and Hold Forever

With the markets warming up to the reality of a Donald Trump presidency and administration, some people have become nervous about dividend-paying stocks as they see higher interest rates and ...
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Analysts Issue Mixed Ratings in Acushnet Holdings, But All Predict Upside

Acushnet Holdings Corp. (NYSE: GOLF) may not be a household name, but golfers will be familiar with the products, even if they did not know the holding company's name. Acushnet ...
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