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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Carnival, Generac, Lyft, Six Flags, Square, Tecnoglass, Yum Brands, Western Digital, Zoetis and More

The second quarter of 2019 is now over, and the Dow Jones industrial average is up 14% and the S&P 500 is up more than 17% year to date. OPEC ...
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Inverted Yield Curve Could Threaten Regional Banks’ High Dividends

Last week's inverted yield curve has brought on much debate over the health of the U.S. economy at a time when global growth is petering out. Inverted yield curves, or ...
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Friday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

March 22, 2019: The S&P 500 closed down 1.9% at 2,800.80. The DJIA closed down 1.8% at 25,503.27. Separately, the Nasdaq closed down 2.5% at 7,642.67. Friday was a very ...
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Thursday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

December 6, 2018: The S&P 500 closed down 0.2% at 2,695.93. The DJIA closed down 0.3% at 24,949.91. Separately, the Nasdaq closed up 0.4% at 7,188.26. Thursday was a down ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alphabet, American Water, Apple, Facebook, Macy’s, Southern Copper, Twitter, YY and Many More

Stocks were set to open lower on Thursday after Wednesday's market closures. The drop is on the heels of what already felt like a buyer's strike of a major sell-off ...
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Friday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

November 30, 2018: The S&P 500 closed up 0.8% at 2,759.14. The DJIA closed up 0.7% at 25,510.11. Separately, the Nasdaq closed up 0.8% at 7,330.54. Friday was a positive ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: GoldCorp, Gilead, GrubHub, Hilton Worldwide, KKR, Raymond James, Western Digital and More

The futures traded lower again Friday morning as investors tried to balance yesterday's relief rally. Prior to the big rally on Thursday, the S&P 500 had been down six days ...
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Wednesday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

October 3, 2018: The S&P 500 closed flat at 2,925.63. The DJIA closed up 0.2% at 26,831.73. Separately, the Nasdaq closed up 0.3% at 8,025.08. Wednesday was a relatively positive ...
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Wall Street Strategist Says to Buy Value Now: 5 Top Picks

While a strong dollar is nice for those looking to travel to Europe, it’s not so great for companies looking to sell goods and services abroad, and for numerous reasons ...
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Strong Dollar Has Analyst Buying US Stocks: 5 Top Picks

While a strong dollar is nice for those looking to travel to Europe, it’s not so great for companies looking to sell goods and services abroad. For numerous reasons, the ...
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Merrill Lynch Issues Top 8 US Stock Ideas for Q3 2018

It's hard to believe the first half of 2018 already has ended. It's also hard to imagine that the Dow Jones industrials and S&P 500 have done very little in ...
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SVB, Parent of Silicon Valley Bank, May Be the Top Bank of 2018

SVB Financial Group (NASDAQ: SIVB) may have turned out to be the most prized bank in America after earnings season for the first quarter of 2018. After looking over its ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alcoa, Alphabet, BP, Epizyme, FirstEnergy, First Solar, KeyCorp, Nvidia, Vale and More

Stocks had been selling off up until today, but the major equity indices were up after strong earnings from the Dow Jones industrials added support. Some investors have reconsidered what ...
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3 Banks to Buy Now for Coming Higher Interest Rates

While many on Wall Street seemed petrified of the prospect of rising interest rates, the bottom line is that even if the Federal Reserve raises rates four times this year, ...
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Jefferies Even More Bullish on Top Banks

Currently, bank fundamentals are stuck in a tight spot, considering the still-slow economy and policy uncertainty weighing on loan growth, as well as higher rates impacting mortgage origination volumes. However ...
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