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Splunk Back in Favor After Earnings and Analyst Calls

Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK) reported its third-quarter results Thursday after the market close as $0.02 in earnings per share and $116.0 million in revenue. That was against Thomson Reuters consensus ...
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UBS’s Top Tech Stocks to Buy for 2015

With the stock market poised to hit new highs yet again, even the most confident investors may be starting to wonder about what to do for 2015. Take profits and ...
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4 More Biotech Stocks to Buy, With Up to 200% Upside

As the Stifel health care conference continues to roll along, the analysts are getting more and more data on the top companies they cover, and many have exciting clinical and ...
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Gold and Silver

4 Gold Stocks That Can Easily Survive Lower Gold Prices

Investors still see spokespersons on TV saying to buy gold to protect their investments. That must be tough for people who listened to those same pitches three and four years ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amazon, Best Buy, Caterpillar, EMC, JetBlue, Intel, Microsoft and More

Stocks were indicated up sharply higher on Friday morning, on the heels of a surprise rate cut in China and on word that Mario Draghi and the European Central Bank ...
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The Key Component That Will Drive These 3 Top Social Media Stocks

One thing that has become very obvious to anybody with a computer, smartphone or, soon, wearables is the increased presence of the ubiquitous social media. It is seemingly everywhere, and ...
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4 Biotech Catalyst Stocks to Buy With 60% to 100% Upside Potential

In the world of biotech investing, there are some sure-fire ways for stocks to move. Pipeline announcements, clinical data and regulatory approval all can move the needle as catalysts for ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AmEx, Apache, Cliffs, Denbury, JetBlue, Synchrony and More

Stocks were weak on Thursday after negative news overseas. Still, investors keep proving that they are willing to buy discounted or overlooked stocks. 24/7 Wall St. reviews dozens of analyst ...
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Hard Competition May Leave Only 2 3D Printing Giants Standing

Three-dimensional printing, or 3D as it is called, has revolutionized how many things are made and fabricated. As usual, young, upstart companies were the first to create, innovate and expand ...
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Alternative Energy sources

Analyst Sees 50% More Upside in SunEdison After First Wind Acquisition

SunEdison Inc. (NYSE: SUNE) is getting a steal of a deal in its acquisition, along with TerraForm Power Inc. (NASDAQ: TERP), of First Wind. That is the take of Merrill ...
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Is Orexigen Really Worth Over 50% More?

Merrill Lynch has released an analyst report that sees more than 50% upside for Orexigen Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: OREX). The top analyst on the call was Steve Byrne, and the general ...
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UBS Spotlights 4 Top Software Stocks to Buy

Wall Street firms are renowned for holding conferences, many at fancy locales that draw in the top companies looking to present not only to the host firm, but attending investors. ...
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Credit Suisse’s Top Technology Trading Idea

Technology for the most part has been an outstanding sector for 2014, with many of the top Internet and social media stocks on fire. Most of the firms we cover ...
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J.P. Morgan’s 5 Top International Stock Picks

While the U.S. markets have absolutely been on fire, the terminally slow-growth European bourses have been miserable this year for the most part, lagging domestic markets by 22% in U.S. ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: BlackBerry, ConEd, Enbridge, Halliburton, Rackspace, TransCanada and More

Stocks were again looking for direction on Wednesday morning, after daily gains galore in the past month. Investors have proven that they will buy stocks if they are overlooked or ...
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