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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Baker Hughes, Halliburton, JC Penney, Palo Alto Networks, Schlumberger, Disney, Wells Fargo and More

Stocks have sold off their peak and the Dow 20,000 print remains elusive. Still, stocks were indicated marginally higher on Wednesday, January 18, 2017. There is still a path for ...
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Jefferies Very Selective on Defense and Aerospace Stocks for 2017

One sector that absolutely blew higher after the election was the defense and aerospace stocks, and with good reason. Donald Trump made a point, and he made it often during ...
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Morgan Stanley ‘Cautious’ on Clean Energy Sector

While the November election of Donald Trump brought a smile to the fossil fuel industry, the reaction in the renewables energy sector was more subdued. Analysts at Morgan Stanley published ...
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American Express Leads DJIA Stocks for Analyst Upgrades List in 2017

If you have followed the saga of American Express Co. (NYSE: AXP) for the past decade, you have probably noticed that it has migrated from an enviable company with a ...
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Why Credit Suisse’s Top Metals & Mining Picks Have 30% to 40% Upside

A new Credit Suisse report takes a positive stance on some key players in the metal and mining industries. Overall the firm sees improving apparent demand trends, accelerating global growth, ...
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Jefferies Positive on Energy for 2017: 3 Large Cap Dividend Stocks to Buy Now

The biggest news in the energy markets last year became a reality on January 1 as OPEC finally cut its production for the first time in years. While it is ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: American Express, JPMorgan, Netflix, Nordstrom, Twitter and Many More

Stocks were indicated to open lower on Tuesday after a three-day weekend. Despite the Dow Jones Industrial Average not yet cracking the elusive 20,000 mark, there is a path for the ...
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4 Red-Hot Software Stocks to Buy Before Q4 Earnings Reports

The first week of the new earnings season is out of the way, and the big week is coming up, albeit shortened due to the Martin Luther King holiday. One ...
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Major Firms Issue Top Stock Picks for 2017

As we kick off 2017, we should consider what may be coming ahead as opposed to just relying on what happened last year. Some investors believe that the post-election rally ...
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Jefferies Is Out With The 10 Top Internet Themes for 2017

The fact that the internet has become ubiquitous is hardly a revelation for many regular 24/7 Wall St. readers. The one constant factor from year to year is that there ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Ciena, Comcast, Facebook, Mobileye, Netflix, Nokia and Many More

Stocks were marginally higher on Friday (a Friday the 13th, that is) on the heels of positive but not hot Producer Price index and retail sales data from December. Bank ...
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Why 3 Analysts Upgraded Merck Simultaneously

It may seem hard to believe that a Big Pharma drug stock might be a favorite for the year ahead when the attacks against drug pricing and competition do not ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AK Steel, Merck, Twitter, US Steel, Disney, Xerox and More

Stocks were soft on Thursday morning but the directional move is not so great that there is much conviction set for the day. Trump's press conference on Wednesday created some ...
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Large Cap Giants Dominate Baird Top Tech Ideas for 2017

With 2016 and the holidays now in the rear-view mirror, many investors are focused on ideas for 2017 and making the changes they feel will help lend a hand toward ...
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Why Wells Fargo Says Sell Exxon Mobil, Prefers 4 Other Oil Leaders

Last year was considered a total reversal of fortune for major oil companies. While some of the second-tier and third-tier oil players saw massive gains, rather impressive gains were seen ...
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