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5 Tax-Loss Selling Stock Candidates Could Be a Huge Buying Opportunity

One of the most difficult things for investors to do in any long running secular bull market is to know when to take profits on high-flyers, but still stay long ...
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Kinder Morgan pipeline

Are MLPs Bottoming Out? (Update)

Being an investor in the sector of master limited partnerships, or MLPs, has been extremely rewarding for years and years. Suffice it to say that the last drop in oil ...
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Bull and Bear

Is That 10% Stock Market Correction Finally at Hand?

Investors have become nervous again, and rightfully so. We have seen investors willing to step up to the plate on weakness and buy value or oversold stocks, but there is ...
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Counter Take: Are Investors Getting Too Confident?

If you are a contrarian, you want to be cautious when everyone else is euphoric. Warren Buffett has said to be fearful when others are greedy, but be greedy when ...
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Bill Gross Offers First Investment Outlook at Janus

Bill Gross recently created a massive stir in the bond market and in the financial media when he jumped from PIMCO to Janus Capital Group Inc. (NYSE: JNS). The move ...
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Hedge Fund Assets Nearing All-Time Pre-Recession Highs

BarclayHedge and TrimTabs Investment Research announced Tuesday in a report that the hedge fund industry took in $18.4 billion in August. This marks the highest inflow in three months and ...
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5 Stocks That Will See Big Selling on Huge ETF Rebalance

All of the major money management firms that run exchange traded funds (ETFs) have to do regular quarterly rebalances to reset their portfolios to the proper allocation levels. When they ...
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goldman sachs

Goldman Sachs New Long-Short Mutual Fund, a Retail Hedge Fund

Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (NYSE: GS) is one of the top brokerage firms and investment banking firms on Wall Street. The bulk of its clients are wealthy individuals and institutional ...
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Analysts Adjust Estimates for Janus, PIMCO and Bonds

The movement of Janus Capital Group Inc. (NYSE: JNS) shares after Friday's announcement that bond king Bill Gross would join the firm may or may not have been justified. What may be more difficult ...
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More PIMCO Closed-End Funds See Continued Selling Carnage

To say that many of the top closed-end mutual funds managed by PIMCO were being pressured by the departure of Bill Gross to go join Janus Capital Group Inc. (NYSE: ...
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More Good News for MLPs: Goldman Sachs Fund IPO

Goldman Sachs Group (NYSE: GS) had an initial offering Friday morning for one of its newest funds, Goldman Sachs MLP Energy Renaissance Fund (NYSE: GER). This will be the second ...
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mutual funds

PIMCO Closed-End Funds Thrashed After Gross Departure

It is a rare event that a fund manager's departure can create such strong waves in a market. Still, when it is the likes of a Bill Gross punching out ...
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6 Stocks Portfolio Managers Are Selling to Fund New Alibaba Stakes

The upcoming Alibaba IPO is going to instantly create another instant mega-cap stock for portfolio managers to invest in. The problem that many of these portfolio managers will face is ...
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global economy

ETF Companion Guide for the 10 Best Economies in the World

After seeing a recent report from the World Economic Forum on national competitiveness ratings, 24/7 Wall St. used several metrics to determine which nations had the best economies in the ...
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ETF Rebalance Could Make 5 Biotech Stocks Shoot Higher

When indices like the S&P 500 or the Russell 2000 rebalance at the end of quarters, there is often high volatility in stocks that need to be bought or sold, ...
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