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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: BlackBerry, Micron, Target, 3D Printers and More

The first full trading week of 2014 has come along with many key analyst rating changes. Investors also continue to position their portfolios for the year ahead. 24/7 Wall St. reviews many ...
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Credit Suisse Adds New Stocks to Buy for 2014 Top Picks List

As we head in to the final month of what has been a tremendous year for the stock market, the 24/7 staff is reviewing what the major Wall Street firms ...
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Bull and Bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: ATK, Qualcomm, Lululemon, Micron and More

Earnings season is winding down, stocks are taking a breather after the DJIA and S&P 500 both hit new all-time highs, and now traders and investors alike have to start ...
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The NRA Has Sold 1 Million Basic Pistol Handbooks

The National Rifle Association is perhaps best known for gun-ownership rights and lobbying hard against any efforts to limit those rights. How many individuals consider the NRA a great publishing ...
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Ammunition Giant ATK Scores Bolt-On Bushnell Deal in Scopes and Optics

Alliant Techsystems Inc. (NYSE: ATK) is making what may be a game-changing acquisition. The reality is that it is a simple bolt-on merger for the company, but it opens up ...
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Boeing F15 Fighter

Defense and Warfare Stocks Starting to Gain from Syria Military Action

It was barely over a week ago that we couldn't help but notice how the aerospace and defense stocks were getting hit hard to lower share prices despite the notion ...
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Why Defense Stocks Are Selling Off Ahead of Syria Military Action

When nations go to war, the so-called military industrial complex is generally considered to be the real winner when it comes to the economic side of the equation. Warfare is ...
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Industries Making the Most Money on Doomsday Preppers

As many as 3.7 million Americans are classified as preppers or survivalists. Being a "doomsday prepper" is not easy -- or cheap. These people prepare for different disasters for different ...
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Pistol

The Great Big Gun Downgrade: Dirty Harry and Wall Street

In Thursday's top analyst upgrades and downgrades from 247 Wall St., one significant downgrade that stood out the most was in shares of Smith & Wesson Holding Corp. (NASDAQ: SWHC). ...
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Bull and Bear

Top 10 Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: EMC, HP, ViroPharma and More

Investors and traders are usually on the lookout for new research ideas that will generate higher income or more profits. 24/7 Wall St. reviews many analyst research calls from Wall ...
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Apache Block III Ceremony and First Flight

Aerospace and Defense Stocks to Buy That May Dodge Government Cuts

The stock and bond markets are anticipatory. Witness the sharp rise in interest rates when the Federal Reserve has not even tapered its bond buying program, let alone raised key ...
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Apache Block III Ceremony and First Flight

American Counterterrorism and Homeland Security Companies

It feels almost like the news flow from 11 years ago is repeating itself, as terrorism is back in the headlines and in the breaking news in America. First it ...
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U.S. Companies That Track Terrorists, Aid Homeland Security and Sell to Law Enforcement

America lost its ability to ease into the thought that it was safe again on Monday after the Boston Marathon bombs killed three people and injured more than 100. This is ...
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North Korea Rhetoric Acts as Defense Contractor Gift

The rhetoric out of North Korea is acting as a drag to the broader markets, but don't tell that to the defense sector. Of the 30 Dow Jones Industrial Average stocks, ...
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Pentagon

Can U.S. Defense Stocks Survive Drastic Budget Cuts? (UBS, GD, RTN, ATK)

If there is one thing a U.S. politician does not want to appear after the horror of 9/11, it is being weak on defense. Yet with the exception of entitlements, ...
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