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Jefferies Sees 4 Great Undervalued Opportunities in Consumer Growth Sector

If the U.S. gross domestic product is so heavily dominated by consumer spending, it should be no mystery why so much effort revolves around that spending. The research team at Jefferies ...
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Can Gilead Shares Still Really Rise to $150?

Gilead Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ: GILD) recently saw a sell-off after the company posted less than favorable earnings, but one analyst thinks that investors have spoken too soon. This independent analyst ...
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Deutsche Bank Has 4 Tech Stocks to Buy That May Be Turning the Corner

One thing earnings season always does is shake out the truth on what’s really going on at the top companies, as the numbers don’t lie, and giving forward guidance that ...
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Merrill Lynch Boosts Price Targets on 5 Top Gold Stocks to Buy

If there ever was a contrarian buy when 2016 started, it was gold stocks. The spot price had already been hammered when some firms came out and said the precious ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: CenturyLink, International Paper, Kroger, On Deck Capital, Phillips 66, United Tech and More

Stocks were selling off on Tuesday despite a slightly weaker dollar. Regardless of how a day or week goes, the trend that has prevailed of late is that investors keep ...
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Can Shares of Aeglea BioTherapeutics Really More Than Double?

Aeglea BioTherapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: AGLE) has only been public for a few weeks, but the analysts from its underwriting syndicate have issued massive upside calls. The driving force behind Aeglea ...
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3 MLPs to Buy That Made Big Distribution Cuts and Soared Much Higher

Typically when energy master limited partnerships (MLPs) have to make a distribution cut, it corresponds directly with commodity prices and current production. While it is a difficult decision to make, ...
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Why Merrill Lynch Sees Microsoft Rising Another 30% or More

Recently investors have been concerned about slowing Windows Server product revenue at Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT), not to mention the lower-than-expected June guidance. However, one key analyst is looking past ...
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Jefferies Adds 2 Very High-Profile Stocks to Franchise Picks List

With most of the first-quarter results in and booked, many of the firms we cover on Wall Street are making some changes to the list of high-conviction stocks that they ...
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Red-Hot Tech Analysts Raise Price Targets on Top Picks After Earnings

One thing is for sure, we see a ton of research here at 24/7 Wall St., and we are always impressed with analysts and firms that draw a line in ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Chevron, Colgate-Palmolive, Groupon, Medivation, Microsoft, Seagate and More

Stocks were indicated higher on Monday, perhaps on hopes that Warren Buffett was calling for America's great days ahead routine speech at his annual meeting. Investors keep proving that they ...
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Why and How Much Analysts Are Warming Back Up to National Oilwell Varco

Oilfield services company National Oilwell Varco Inc. (NYSE: NOV) reported a narrower-than-expected first quarter loss on Thursday of just $0.06 per share. The consensus called for a loss of $0.10 ...
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How Analysts Reacted to Boeing Q1 Earnings

After Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) reported earnings last Wednesday morning, the stock opened nearly flat with Tuesday's close but finished the day up 2.4% and was the leading gainer among ...
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What Analysts Are Saying About Amazon After Earnings

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) absolutely blew past expectations and blew away investors and analysts alike with its most recent earnings report highlighting a strong AWS operating result. As a result ...
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Analysts Make Major Changes to Top Biotech Ratings

At different times of the year, certain sectors come alive or slow down. Typically each year, the first quarter is the slowest for the biotechs, so many analysts tend to ...
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