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Jefferies Top 2018 Stock Picks for a Rising Inflation Economy

Like the proverbial hibernating bear, inflation has been sleeping for years. The Great Recession and subsequent market implosion took interest rates to the lowest levels since the 1930s and 1950s. ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: ADP, Bluebird Bio, DaVita, First Solar, Square, SunPower, US Steel and More

Stocks recently hit all-time highs, and they were indicated to open marginally higher on Monday. The trend that has continued to prevail is investors buying all the big market sell-offs. Investors ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Best Buy, Equifax, Gilead, MongoDB, NVIDIA, Rio Tinto, Teva, UPS and More

Stocks were indicated to open lower on Monday, with all major U.S. equity indexes down about 0.3% on average. What investors still need to consider is that the stock indexes ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Arch Coal, Editas, FireEye, Generac, NextEra, Under Armour and More

Stocks were looking for direction on Thursday. After a debt ceiling deal was reached on Wednesday, the European Central Bank kept rates flat and maintained an outlook of lower rates ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Intuitive Surgical, Restaurant Brands, Scorpio Tankers, Teva, Under Armour, Zillow and Many More

Stocks were simply looking for direction on Tuesday, ahead of the wholesale inflation report and ahead of Fed Chair Yellen's testimony. Regardless of the day's final move, the Dow has ...
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UBS Makes Huge Change to Dividend Ruler Stocks Portfolio

As we expected, with the third quarter winding down, and the market getting ready for earnings and a potential fourth-quarter run, top portfolio managers are making some changes to their holdings, ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Google, Duke Energy, Mattel, Morgan Stanley, Netflix, Southwestern Energy, Twitter and More

Stocks were indicated lower again on Tuesday, with Dow and S&P futures down nearly 1% after a 4% drop in the price of oil. Investors are getting used to sell-offs ...
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Deutsche Bank Raises Price Targets on Its Top Stocks to Buy

As the second-quarter earnings season starts to wind down, most equity strategists at the major Wall Street firms we cover are reasonably pleased with overall corporate performance and results. While ...
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J.P. Morgan’s Top 15 Picks to Buy Now (CAG, IBM, DIS, GPC, MMM, FISV, PAYX, PPG, SYY, SIAL, UNP, UTX, PX, L, XRAY)

The stock market has come a long way since the dark days of March 2009. The Dow Jones Industrial Average has been up 10 days in a row. The last ...
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MEMC Loses CFO, Stock Hammered

Given the company’s horrible showing for the first quarter, the last thing MEMC Electronic Materials Inc. (NYSE: WFR) needed was to have a management shake-up. But that’s what the solar ...
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Markets opened mixed this morning, with the DJIA and S&P 500 opening lower and the Nasdaq Composite opening higher. The Nasdaq was getting a big push from the very strong ...
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Air Products Misses on Revenues (APD, ARG, PX)

Air Products & Chemicals Inc. (NYSE: APD) makes specialty gases for industrial use, and competes with rivals Airgas Inc. (NYSE: ARG) and Praxair Inc. (NYSE: PX). Air Products reported earnings ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades & Downgrades (ALXN, BAC, F, HSP, ITRI, KND, NFLX, PX, RRC, THI, URBN, V)

These are some of this Thursday's top analyst upgrades, downgrades, and initiations seen from Wall Street research calls this morning. Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALXN) named Bull of the Day at ...
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Top 10 Analyst Upgrades & Downgrades (BHP, COST, DRIV, GT, PX, PZN, RAI, ROK, VIP, VMC)

These are ten of the top analyst upgrades and downgrades we have seen from Wall Street early this Thursday morning: BHP Billiton (BHP) Started as Outperform at RBC. Costco (COST) ...
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Pre-Market Stock News (January 23, 2008)

We are full fledged into earnings season now, so most news coverage will point to the current earnings environment and guidance.  There are of course drug developments and other contracts ...
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