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Current Bull Market Not Over Until It’s Over: 5 US Stocks to Buy

It may be hard to believe, but on August 23, according to Merrill Lynch, the current bull market will be the longest in history, reaching back to the lows printed ...
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5 Software Stocks to Buy as Huge Government Spending Comes in September

When you are a purchaser in departments and agencies of the vast U.S. government infrastructure, you are always pressed with the budget edict of “Use it, or lose it.” In ...
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Nike Returns as Dow’s Top-Performing Stock

Nike Inc. (NYSE: NKE) was the Dow Jones industrial average's top-performing stock for most of July, following a reported resurgence in U.S. sales during its fiscal fourth quarter. For the ...
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IBM’s Rometty Could Be Next Female CEO to Leave

With the announced departure of PepsiCo Inc. (NYSE: PEP) CEO Indra Nooyi, only 23 Fortune 500 companies will be led by a woman. The next female CEO to exit may ...
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The Next 10 US Companies That Might Catch Apple in the $1 Trillion Value Club

In the old days, there were some clear lines between a stock being classified as large cap or mega-cap. The dividing line for mega-cap used to be $100 billion in ...
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Starbucks Won’t Be Accepting Bitcoin After All

Last Friday, Intercontinental Exchange Inc. (NYSE: ICE), owner of the New York Stock Exchange, announced a plan to launch a cryptocurrency platform and a bitcoin futures contract. According to the ...
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Microsoft Holds On as Dow’s Top-Performing Stock but Apple Lurks

Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) stock held on to its position as the best-performing Dow Jones industrial average stock for the year to date last week, but its weekly performance was ...
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Visa, American Express Weigh on the Dow Monday

July 30, 2018: Markets opened essentially flat Monday, but with the exception of an early short move higher by the Dow, all three major indexes remained in the red for ...
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Microsoft Adds to Lead as Dow’s Top-Performing Stock

Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) shares rose to a new all-time high Thursday, a week after reporting earnings that beat expectations, and affirmed its place as the Dow's best-performing stock for ...
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Intel, Exxon Mobil Sink the Dow Friday

July 27, 2018: Markets opened barely higher Friday before heading south in early trading and spending the rest of the day in the red. Even a first reading on Q2 ...
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Forget Facebook: 5 Tech Stocks to Buy Now With Big Upside Potential

Well, you knew it would happen one day. After an incredible multiyear run, Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) finally got the comeuppance many of the bears have howled about for years. ...
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Microsoft, Nike Lift the Dow Wednesday

July 25, 2018: Markets opened mixed Wednesday with the Dow solidly in the red. The blue chips had moved to barely positive by late afternoon, weighed down by an early ...
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How the Top 10 US Companies Rank in the $1 Trillion Market Cap Race

The quest for a U.S. company to reach $1 trillion in market capitalization continues. As of July 24, 2018, Apple was leading the charge to the $1 trillion market cap ...
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3M Traded Down, JPMorgan Up to Keep the Dow Flat Monday

July 23, 2018: Markets opened lower Monday and try as they might, the blue chips could never really get a bid. The President's saber-rattling tweet this morning got markets off ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Biogen, BJ’s Wholesale, ConocoPhillips, Honeywell, Schlumberger, Shopify, Spotify and More

Stocks were looking for direction on Monday as the weekend offered little news about trade wars and tariffs beyond what was known last week. The investing community has had less ...
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