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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Broadcom, Coca-Cola, Conagra, Deere, Jumia, MannKind, Shopify, Take-Two, TJX, Tyson, Valero and More

Stocks were pounded on Monday after China retaliated with tariffs of its own to kick off a trade war. Tuesday was looking at a recovery in early indications, but only ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alcoa, Broadcom, Disney, Dow, Lyft, Netflix, Roku, Wingstop, Xilinx and More

Stocks closed up big the first day of the second quarter, after the Dow Jones industrials were already up 11% and the S&P 500 was up 13% in the first ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Abbott Labs, Boston Scientific, CME, DaVita, Skyworks, Spirit Air, AMD, Nvidia and More

Stocks were looking to open higher on Wednesday morning after Tuesday's bounce. While investors have seen numerous waves of selling in 2018, they also have seen lower upside after buying ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alphabet, Amex, Apple, Biogen, eBay, Ford, Microsoft, PPG, Roku, United Rentals, Valero and More

Stocks were indicated higher on Friday after another big drop on Thursday. That said, the gains are a fraction of what was lost and the mood of investors is to ...
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Why Merrill Lynch Sees Health Care Sector Offering Solid Growth, and as Value and Defensive

Each month brings new views from firms on Wall Street. This includes the actively followed RIC Report from Merrill Lynch, showing views on many sectors and many markets for the ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AEP, Facebook, Microsoft, PayPal, Philip Morris, Spotify, Under Armour and More

Stocks were indicated lower on Friday on more China woes, but it's been a choppy time of late. The investing community has had less faith and has seen lower rewards ...
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Wednesday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

April 18, 2018: The S&P 500 closed relatively flat at 2,708.62. The DJIA closed down 0.2% at 24,748.14. Separately, the Nasdaq was up 0.2% at 7,295.24. Wednesday was a mixed ...
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Wednesday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

January 10, 2018: The S&P 500 closed down 0.1% at 2,748.18. The DJIA closed down less than 0.1% at 25,370.55. Separately, the Nasdaq was down 0.1% at 7,153.57. Wednesday was ...
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Analyst Sees 3 Red-Hot Medical Technology Stocks as Huge 2018 Buys

In almost all industries the one thing that continues to drive gains is innovation. Take the car industry as an example: Compare the Model T of 100 years ago to ...
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Monday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

December 4, 2017: The S&P 500 closed flat at 2,639.28. The DJIA closed up 0.2% at 24,289.84. Separately, the Nasdaq was down 1.1% at 6,775.37. Monday was a somewhat mixed ...
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The Top 20 S&P 500 Companies Buying Back Stock in 2017

Long-term investors have generally been a fan of stock buybacks and dividends. After all, dividends can account for about half of all shareholder returns over time. And buybacks can help ...
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Where Merrill Lynch Sees AI and Robot Stocks Going From Here

This past week, Merrill Lynch announced a few thematic investing ideas in its “A Transforming World” (ATW) report. As part of its work on ATW, the brokerage firm identified a ...
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Merrill Lynch’s Top Picks in Robot and AI Stocks

Merrill Lynch recently took a thematic look at the investment landscape of how the world is changing and what might be the best plays going forward. As part of its ...
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The 15 Most Expensive Stocks

Investors use many metrics to determine the real value of a company’s stock. One common evaluation is a stock's share price and how that has performed over time. While other valuation ...
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Merrill Lynch Raises Price Targets on 4 White-Hot Momentum Stocks

Sometimes you do have to go with the flow, especially when the flow is going higher. While trading and owning stocks that have a ton of momentum can be a ...
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