5 Top Stocks to Buy as Investors Give Up on FANG Stocks

For years the so-called FANG stocks (Facebook, Amazon, Netflix and Google) were all the rage. That was where the top portfolio managers put some huge bets, and boy did it ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: ADP, Bluebird Bio, DaVita, First Solar, Square, SunPower, US Steel and More

Stocks recently hit all-time highs, and they were indicated to open marginally higher on Monday. The trend that has continued to prevail is investors buying all the big market sell-offs. Investors ...
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As Bill Ackman Loses Activist Bid Against ADP, Does He Really Lose?

Automatic Data Processing Inc. (NASDAQ: ADP) may have won a round of independence and shareholder goodwill on Tuesday. The massive payrolls and human resources outfit fended off a bid from ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Alphabet Inc.'s (NASDAQ: GOOGL) Google fired the employee who wrote an anti-diversity memo. The document was widely circulated in by the press. Uber's chairman wrote a note to the company's staff ...
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Thursday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

July 27, 2017: The S&P 500 closed down 0.1% at 2,475.44. The DJIA closed up 0.4% at 21,797.95. Separately, the Nasdaq closed down 0.6% at 6,382.19. Thursday was a very ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amex, ADP, Goodyear, McDonald’s, National Oilwell Varco, NVIDIA, Vivint Solar and Many More

Stocks hit all-time highs yet again on Monday and the Dow has now gone above the 24/7 Wall St. 2017 price target issued at the start of this year. The ...
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Why Payments Are Looking Better for Investors and Consumers Alike

Strong performance year to date and an outlook that includes long-term tailwinds for some stocks has led Wedbush Securities to raise the firm's price targets on many of the 11 ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Ciena, Comcast, Facebook, Mobileye, Netflix, Nokia and Many More

Stocks were marginally higher on Friday (a Friday the 13th, that is) on the heels of positive but not hot Producer Price index and retail sales data from December. Bank ...
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14 Top S&P 500 Stocks Raising Dividends for 25 Years, With More Hikes Expected

Investors have enjoyed many years of cheering for dividend hikes. Now there is some belief that after a seven and a half year bull market run that many companies will have a ...
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Merrill Lynch Raises Price Targets on 4 Top Momentum Growth Stocks

With the market busting through a top that has been in place since February of 2015, some of the more bullish voices on Wall Street think it’s possible we could ...
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25 Companies Raising Their Dividends for 25 Years or More

Investors love when companies pay dividends. More specifically, they love companies that are raising their dividends year after year. There exists a classification of dividend payers known as the Dividend Aristocrats. These ...
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Data Breaches Up 18% to Date in 2016

The latest count from the Identity Theft Resource Center (ITRC) reports that there have been 348 data breaches recorded this year through May 3, 2016, and that more than 11.36 ...
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Merrill Lynch Has 5 Stocks to Buy Going Into Earnings Season

Earnings season for the first quarter of 2016 is now underway. With so many analysts and research shops calling for the worst earnings trends being seen since 2009, some investors ...
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4 High-Quality Dividend Stocks Merrill Lynch Says to Buy for 2016

One of the best things about the Federal Reserve finally lifting interest rates for the first time in years is that the pall that has hung over the stock market, ...
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4 Merrill Lynch High Quality and Dividend Yield Stocks to Buy Now

The higher the market goes, and the more that volatility starts to play a part of the action, the more conservative investors want to move out of any high beta ...
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