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3M Gets New Street-High Analyst Price Target

Could 2015 be the year of conglomerates? A new research report from the Merrill Lynch team has put a street-high price target on 3M Co. (NYSE: MMM). It is always ...
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5 Very Oversold Technology Stocks That Could Be Ready to Bounce

After absolutely dominating the market this year, the technology sector took a mighty hit this week. Over the past five trading sessions, the S&P Technology sector was down 2.2%, underperforming ...
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Analyst Says Buy These Retail Stocks Before Earnings Come Out

Retailers and the consumer discretionary sector as a whole have had a very dismal year. It is even more dismal when you compare the sector performance to some of the ...
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Merrill Lynch Inexpensive Large Cap Cyclical Growth Stocks to Buy

While some say valuations are stretched, and the bull market is tired, the bottom line is the market has basically gone sideways for almost a half a year. In a ...
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The Best Value Stock Among Top Base Metal Miners

Commodity metals are having a tough time lately. Investor enthusiasm for metals has fallen, and its only necessary look at the price of gold to see why. Equities are where ...
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Will Airlines Perform Better in Warmer Weather?

Airline stocks are having another very good year so far in 2014, after a better-than-solid 2013. Since the beginning of the year, airline stocks are up about 30%, and there ...
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Top Technology Name Added to UBS Dividend Ruler Stocks

With interest rates still hovering just above multiyear lows, we continue to monitor ways for investors to get higher yields without chasing higher risk. The UBS Dividend Ruler stock list ...
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Best Five Stocks Over $100

There are 84 stocks in the Standard & Poor's 500 Index which trade for more than $100 a share. The best known are Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG) and Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL), ...
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Jefferies Says Value Stocks Outperform Growth Stocks After Earnings Reports

One thing momentum stock investors have learned since the end of February is once the tide turns, it can turn fast. As we begin to wind down the first-quarter earnings ...
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Crude Oil Tops $100 a Barrel Again; Energy Stocks Hit

WTI crude oil futures for March delivery topped $100 a barrel on the Nymex Monday after a brief stop at that level last Friday, and there’s every reason to believe ...
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Is ON Becoming the Best Chip Stock for 2014?

Chip-maker ON Semiconductor Corp. (NASDAQ: ONNN) posted better than expected results after the markets closed last Thursday, and the stock closed up more than 8.5% on Friday after posting a ...
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Jefferies Quality Stocks to Buy That Are Down but Not Out

Once the panic starts to set in a little, the stocks that are the first candidates for a trip to the woodshed are the momentum names. Momentum investors typically buy ...
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J.P. Morgan Strategist Says One-Quarter of All Stocks Are Still Cheap

After a strong 2013 where the S&P 500 was up almost 30%, you would think that most stocks would be close to being fully priced. That's not what Thomas Lee, ...
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The Baird List of Top Value and Relative Value Stocks to Buy for 2014

For 2014, the Baird research team has combined an interesting list of what some investors would consider true value stocks, and slowing growth stocks. What the analysts at Baird have ...
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The 10 Stocks With the Biggest Gains This Year

With the end of the year two weeks away, 10 stocks have already had gains of more than 400%. Investors in these stocks have been, if they held them for the ...
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