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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amgen, Beyond Meat, Cisco, Home Depot, Microsoft, RingCentral, Shake Shack, Tilray, Uber, Under Armour, US Steel and More

Stocks were indicated to open higher again on Tuesday morning in a continued breakout to the upside. This is just a day after the Dow Jones industrials and S&P 500 ...
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As US/China Trade War Takes a Breather, Full Trade Data and Reactions by the Numbers

The last week of August proved to be one in which the salvos in the trade war between the United States and China took a breather. On top of President ...
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US/China Trade Data by the Numbers, and How Exposed Top American Companies Are

With all the news now about tariffs having turned into an outright trade war with China, and with the market's drop on Friday resembling an even larger drop a week ...
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Monday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

December 17, 2018: The S&P 500 closed down 2.1% at 2,546.05. The DJIA closed down 2.1% at 23,596.88. Separately, the Nasdaq closed down 2.3% at 6,753.73. Monday was a down ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Athenahealth, Apple, Deere, Disney, Hormel, JinkoSolar, Micron, US Bancorp and More

Stocks posted strong gains on Monday after the Thanksgiving week selling, but Tuesday was indicated lower on talk of more tariffs against China if a deal is not reached. Investors ...
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5 Infrastructure Stocks to Buy for a Clinton or Trump Presidency

Presidential candidates Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton don’t agree on many talking points, and for obvious reasons. Trump is more in the conservative arena while Clinton the liberal one. But ...
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4 Top Jefferies Growth Stocks to Buy Now

With the stock market bouncing back and forth, and anxious investors looking forward to third-quarter earnings reports, now may be the ideal time to make some end-of-the-quarter changes in portfolios. ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Allergan, Galmed, GM, Sirius XM, SunPower and More

Stocks have recovered and are yet again within striking distance of new all-time highs. With earnings season is in full swing, investors want the strong upside stocks but want to ...
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The Return of Stock Splits in a Raging Bull Market

The corporate governance exercise of a stock split to increase the number of shares and to lower the share price should theoretically have no impact on how the investment community evaluates ...
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Despite Woes, New Buybacks & Dividend Hikes Stay Strong (AOS, CLF, CMI, KLAC, NWS)

The market is soft, the economy hit a soft patch, and now woes are building about Italy beyond Greece, while China and India keep applying the brakes on growth.  This ...
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Industrial Power Sector Highlighted by M&A (BEZ, ABB, AOS, RBC, AME)

Baldor Electric Co. (NYSE: BEZ) is a company most investors have either never heard of or that they decided to not care about.  Many might even guess it is even ...
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