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Jefferies 3 Growth Stocks to Buy With Market in Troubled Waters

Seems as though the markets are already pricing a recession into equities, despite the fact that almost all the indicators still point to slow, but steady growth. So here is ...
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Analyst Says Buy These 3 Top Chip Stocks During Tech Wreck

Market corrections and sell-offs are always the same. What started as a trickle can turn into a torrent fast, and once the margin calls come a knocking, things can get ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Freeport-McMoRan, Kinross Gold, Pfizer, Plains All American, Salesforce, Tesla, Yelp and More

Stocks were getting pounded on Tuesday. The selling pressure seems to not have an end in 2016, even after investors successfully bought every dip for over four years. It still ...
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Merrill Lynch Says No Value in Energy: Only 2 Dividends Safe Now

You knew it was coming, and last week brought the very unpleasant truth. ConocoPhillips (NYSE: COP) announced a wider-than-expected quarterly loss and revealed plans to slash its dividend to $0.25 ...
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Why Merrill Lynch Sees Big Upside From Apple iPhone 7 and Other Add-Ons

Some investors have started to worry that Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) is now almost entirely about its iPhone refresh cycles. That might not sound good, but there is research pointing ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Athenahealth, Baker Hughes, Cisco, LinkedIn, Orbital-ATK, Tableau and Many More

Stocks were getting pounded on Monday after a rough Friday, on the continuation of oil and a weak Europe, even as China was closed for Chinese New Year. The stock ...
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How Analysts Rate Alphabet Now After Earnings and After Outsizing Apple

Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) reached a milestone after earnings in the first week of February by overtaking Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) as the world’s largest company by market capitalization. That ...
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How Analysts View Ford and GM After Earnings

U.S. new car sales in 2015 rose to a record total of some 17.5 million units sold. The surge was the result of low unemployment (5% in December), low interest ...
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How Analysts View Pfizer and Merck After Earnings

Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE) and Merck & Co. Inc. (NYSE: MRK) released their most recent earnings reports last week. As a result, analysts weighed in on both of these pharmaceutical ...
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How Analysts View Sirius XM Upside Now, After Earnings

Sirius XM Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: SIRI) has kept growing through the hard times and good times. It now seems that the caution in the stock market has made Sirius XM ...
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Why Analysts Still See Big Upside in Yahoo Despite the Critics

If you only listened to outside investor pundits or activist investors in the financial media, you might be tricked into thinking that Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ: YHOO) is on the brink of ...
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How Analysts Value Gilead Now After Earnings

Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ: GILD) reported fourth-quarter financial results on Tuesday. As a result, analysts weighed in on this biotech giant and in what direction it might go next. The ...
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Analysts Get Even More Bullish in Take-Two

Take-Two Interactive Software Inc. (NASDAQ: TTWO) reported its fiscal third-quarter financial results on Wednesday. 24/7 Wall St. has reviewed a few analyst calls that came after the company posted its ...
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Why Analysts Are Giving Up on CIT Group and Ally

Year to date, financial sector stocks have lost about 11%, more than double the 4.4% drop in the energy sector. The Federal Reserve's interest rate hike was supposed to help ...
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How Analysts View Chipotle After a Kitchen-Sink Earnings Report

Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. (NYSE: CMG) reported fourth-quarter financial results on Tuesday, and this was perhaps one of its most important earnings reports ever, being the first report after the ...
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