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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AIG, Bunge, Cardlytics, Cisco, Citigroup, Deere, Dell, Edison, Newmont, Oracle, PG&E and More

Stocks were looking for direction on Tuesday after a small drop in the major equity indexes on Monday. It is important to keep in mind that the Dow Jones industrial ...
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Tuesday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

October 16, 2018: The S&P 500 closed up 2.1% at 2,809.80. The DJIA closed up 2.2% at 25,793.95. Separately, the Nasdaq closed up 2.9% at 7,645.49. Tuesday was a positive ...
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Wednesday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

July 18, 2018: The S&P 500 closed up 0.2% at 2,815.63. The DJIA closed up 0.3% at 25,199.90. Separately, the Nasdaq was flat at 7,854.44. Wednesday was a relatively positive ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AstraZeneca, Dr Pepper Snapple, Fortinet, GrubHub, Jazz Pharmaceutical, Unilever and More

The market finished higher Friday, finally posting some gains after struggling most of the week with concerns over trade tariffs and the potential for a trade war. The futures are ...
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Wednesday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

January 24, 2018: The S&P 500 closed relatively flat at 2,837.88. The DJIA closed up 0.2% at 26,263.56. Separately, the Nasdaq was down 0.6% at 7,415.06. Wednesday was a mixed ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amgen, Caterpillar, Dollar General, Duke Energy, GE, Honeywell, 3M, Netflix, Sprint and More

Stocks were mixed on Tuesday morning as the earnings reports start to flow and as government offices begin to reopen after a one-day closure. The bull market is now almost ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Adobe, Allergan, Amex, Baker Hughes, Nike, Northern Dynasty, Sprint, Wayfair and More

Stocks have hit new highs and the Dow Jones Industrial Average blew through 23,000 this week as easily as a knife cutting through butter. Thursday morning was indicated to be ...
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Tuesday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

October 17, 2017: The S&P 500 closed up 0.07% at 2,559.35. The DJIA closed up 0.17% at 22,996.55. Separately, the Nasdaq was flat at 6,623.66. Tuesday was a positive day for ...
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Amazon: The Devil You Know and the Devil You Don’t

The well-established disruption Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) has caused in the brick-and-mortar retail business is spreading. And the fear of Amazon is spreading in sectors as varied as real estate ...
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Wednesday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

July 12, 2017: The S&P 500 closed up 0.7% at 2,443.40. The DJIA closed up 0.6% at 21,532.65. Separately, the Nasdaq closed up 1.1% at 6,261.17. Wednesday was an incredibly ...
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9 Companies That Destroyed Shareholders This Earnings Season

Earnings season is all but officially closed, and the stock market has hit all-time highs even as the summer doldrums start to take hold. Although the tailwind of broad earnings ...
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10 Stocks Analysts Want You to Sell

Now that the bull market is more than eight years old and many of the pro-growth policies out of Washington may be muted or delayed, many investors are wondering how they ...
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Top Dividend Aristocrat Stocks to Buy Are Growing Revenues 10% per Year

If there is any group of stocks that investors can feel comfortable buying even now, it is the Dividend Aristocrats. These stocks are S&P 500 constituents that have increased their ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: American Airlines, Dollar General, Ecolab, Nike, Southern Copper and More

Stocks were looking for direction ahead of Fed Chair Janet Yellen's speech in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, on Friday. Still, the market volatility has dried up and the major equity indexes ...
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10 Seriously Damaged Stocks NOV 18

5 Dividend Stocks for Your Portfolio

Long-term investors always look for companies that show signs that they will be around for a while. Membership on the Dividend Aristocrats list gives indication of longevity. In order to ...
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