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Jefferies Franchise Stock Picks to Buy for the Rest of 2015

After the worst four-day string in some time, investors are hoping that this week's meltdown was more of an end of the quarter or pretax profit taking binge than a ...
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RBC Has 4 Biotech Stocks to Buy After Massive Pullback

The XBI, which is the S&P 500 biotech index, has been hit hard this week and is down almost 14% since last Friday. While still up big over the past ...
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5 Top Picks From the Credit Suisse 32 Contrarian Stock Ideas

With the market moving ever higher, albeit in fits and starts, stock prices seem to many investors as though they may be getting a little bit rich. With a price-to-earnings ratio ...
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Why Merrill Lynch Is Giving Up on Synchrony Financial, but Not on GE

Synchrony Financial (NYSE: SYF) is edging closer to its total separation from General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE). While many analysts have prognosticated on what Synchrony may be like when it ...
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10 Reasons Bullish Market Strategist Sees S&P 500 at 2,350 This Year

One thing is for sure, you have to admire a bullish equity strategist when the market is within striking distance of all-time highs. Barry Bannister, Stifel’s Chief Equity Strategist, is one ...
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5 Oil and Gas Stocks Analysts Want You to Buy

Crude oil may have recovered from lows earlier in the week, but at $46.50 or so a barrel the oil market remains very challenged. Old timers in this sector probably ...
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11 Analyst Stock Picks Under $10 With Massive Upside Targets

This was another wild week for investors, and the Janet Yellen promise to not raise interest rates immediately or too fast was all the markets needed to end on a ...
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5 Stocks to Buy With Accelerating Sales and Earnings Growth

The higher and more expensive the stock market becomes, the more important it is for investors looking to stay in the market to hunt for sales and earnings-per-share (EPS) growth. ...
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Is It Finally Safe to Buy AT&T After the DJIA Booted It?

AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) was probably not too happy that it was booted from the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA). Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) has finally joined the Dow, and ...
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Stifel Calls a Bottom in These 5 Oil Stocks

Can anything look bleaker for the oil sector, despite Wednesday's big FOMC-inspired rally? Oil supplies are at generational highs, the price of oil is at eight-year lows and threatening to ...
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6 Mergers That Ought to Happen

If there is one thing that can result from a bull market and from a good economy in which companies have solid balance sheets, it is mergers and acquisitions. In ...
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Are Exxon Mobil Shares Bottoming Out?

Is it possible that Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM) is trying to find a bottom? The question may seem rhetorical, or even a stab in the dark, on the surface. ...
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Why Garmin Is Being Downgraded at 52-Week Lows

When shares get close to 52-week lows, investors often find themselves forced to take one of two views: the stock has serious problems or it has become a bargain for ...
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Should Investors Buy These 4 ‘Bad News’ Stocks for Big Gains?

Often when a company presents bad news, it is for a real reason, and it may indeed be a harbinger of worse things to come. Sometimes, though, bad news is ...
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8 Analyst Stocks Under $10 With Massive Upside Calls

This past week was a break from the endless, six-year bull market. Still, the market remains effectively at all-time highs, and investors have bought every single dip for close to ...
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