Darden Restaurants, Inc. (NYSE:DRI)

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AMD, Apple, Barrick Gold, Domino’s, Intel, McDonald’s, Occidental, Salesforce and More

Stocks were indicated to open marginally lower on Tuesday. The market may have taken it on the chin on Monday over trade and currency fears with China, but the 1.2% ...
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Here’s What to Do Now in Case the Fed Waits Until September

Last Friday’s massive jobs numbers, while great economic news, may not be the news that some investors hoping for a July rate cut were looking for. Most on Wall Street ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Aerojet Rocketdyne, Apple, Baidu, Biogen, Chesapeake Energy, Chipotle, McDonald’s, Nike, Procter & Gamble, Walgreens and More

It seems impossible to fathom, but this is the last day of the second quarter in 2019. The bull market is well into its 10th year, and the major indexes ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Carnival, Caterpillar, Darden Restaurants, Fiserv, KeyCorp, Micron, Phillips 66 and More

The market opened lower this morning after posting an intraday all-time high for the S&P 500 yesterday. Concerns over Iran after allegedly shooting down a U.S. Air Force drone and ...
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Oracle, Adobe, Kroger, Barnes & Noble and More Big Earnings Coming This Week

The latest earnings reporting season largely has wound down, but a few major companies have yet to share their off-season results. With summer in full swing, many investors and traders ...
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In 2019, Should McDonald’s Be Worth More Than All Direct Competitors Combined?

Sometimes having the first-mover status can be a great advantage. McDonald's Corp. (NYSE: MCD) was not the world's first hamburger chain by a long shot, but the company does date ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amazon, Aurora Cannabis, Cleveland-Cliffs, FedEx, Ferrari, Grubhub, Hexo, Proofpoint, Shutterfly, Starbucks and More

Stocks were indicated to have a small gain ahead of the opening bell on Friday. The S&P 500 has challenged all-time highs and the Nasdaq put in a new high ...
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15 Great Dividend Stocks Retirees Should Own in 2019

There are many types of investors in America. Whether you are in your twenties or retired, it is important to know what strategy is the best fit for your portfolio. ...
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Darden Restaurants Takes a Bite Out of Earnings

When Darden Restaurants Inc. (NYSE: DRI) released its fiscal third-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Thursday, the company posted $1.80 in earnings per share (EPS) and $2.25 billion ...
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Nike, Micron, Tilray and More Major Earnings Coming This Week

Half of March is in the books, and we are reaching the point when the number of major companies reporting quarterly results tends to slow down. 24/7 Wall St. has ...
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The 15 Best Dividend Stocks for Retirees to Own

There are many types of investors in America. Whether you are in your twenties or retired, it is important to know what strategy is the best fit for your portfolio. ...
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Activist Investor Takes the Reins at Papa John’s

Last September, Papa John's International Inc. (NASDAQ: PZZA) put out feelers seeking a buyer for the troubled pizza restaurant chain. Since then, not a lot has happened publicly, until Monday ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alibaba, Amazon, AVEO, Baker Hughes, Celgene, DowDuPont, Facebook, GE, Goldman Sachs, US Steel and More

Stocks were indicated slightly lower on Friday, but investors also should consider that the Dow Jones industrials are now more than 2,000 points higher than the lows seen at the ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Chesapeake, CME, Constellation, Dominion Energy, EA, Gap, Netflix, Starbucks, Viacom, Yum, Zynga and More

Stocks were indicated to open lower on Friday, but Thursday's soft opening ended up marking another day of gains after Fed Chair Powell spoke and soothed more rate-hike fears. It ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Baker Hughes, Biogen, FedEx, Intel, Micron, Roku, Shake Shack and More

Stocks were in the middle of their worst December since the Great Depression, but Tuesday's small recovery was followed by some additional stock gains on Wednesday. The market is hoping ...
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