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How Much Higher Analysts Value Palo Alto Networks After Earnings

Palo Alto Networks Inc. (NYSE: PANW) reported its fiscal second-quarter financial results Monday after the markets closed. Following this report, analysts have begun to weigh in on the cybersecurity provider. ...
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Oppenheimer Gets Even More Bullish on Apple and Its Watch

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) is closing in on the release date for the Apple Watch, March 9, and analysts are buzzing with anticipation. Oppenheimer, along with a couple of other ...
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4 Top Merrill Lynch Media Stock Picks to Buy Now

The more that content becomes king as the Internet expands and grows, the more the top media companies continue to push their dominance in the sector. A new research report ...
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Analyst Favors Annaly Yield and Book Value Discount

Despite the recent miss on earnings by Annaly Capital Management Inc. (NYSE: NLY), analysts are still viewing this mortgage real estate investment trust (REIT) giant favorably. In fact, Sterne Agee ...
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4 High-Yield Health Care Real Estate Investment Trusts to Buy Now

If there was ever an awesome and timely combination in a growth and income investment, it is the health care real estate investment trust (REIT). They combine the health care ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AK Steel, AmEx, Citi, MannKind, Micron, Ocwen, Seagate and More

Stocks were indicated marginally lower on Tuesday after the Nasdaq hit 5,000 for the first time in 15 years. If there is one trend that has prevailed without fail for ...
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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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