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8 Top Regional and Mid-Cap Bank Picks to Survive a Choppy 2020

As the yield curve inverted and economic data weakened, there have been a lot of brewing concerns about banks and financial stocks would fare if the next slowdown turned into ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: American Tower, AutoNation, Biogen, CarMax, Chipotle, eBay, PG&E, Walgreens, Zions and More

Stocks were indicated higher on Tuesday, although on a much more muted tune than the 320-point Dow Jones industrials gain and the 24-point gain on the S&P 500 seen on Monday. ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AbbVie, Apple, Exact Sciences, Freeport-McMoran, Laboratory Corp, Splunk and More

With a landslide of earnings on tap for this week, the futures are trading lower this morning as the S&P 500 is still on track for a gain for January. ...
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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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Massive Technology Trades Highlight Insider Selling: Apple, Microsoft, Google, Texas Instruments and More

Once again last week the market was hitting all-time highs, and once again insiders were selling shares at a furious pace. Who can blame them? While the outlook for 2017 ...
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Massive Technology Trades Highlight Insider Selling: Broadcom, Texas Instruments, DR Horton, Carnival, US Bancorp and More

While the numbers evened out some last week, the insiders selling stock still dwarfed the buyers, and it could ramp back up as insider transaction windows start to open again following ...
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Huge West Coast Bank Trades Highlight Insider Selling: Invesco, WebMD, Palo Alto Networks and More

The Trump rally continued on full steam ahead last week, and we were not the least bit surprised to see insiders selling shares. With all the major indexes hitting record ...
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Huge Bill Ackman Pershing Square Trade Highlights Insider Selling: Platform Specialty Products, Charles Schwab, F5 Networks, Goldman Sachs and More

In what was one of the wildest weeks of 2016, investors were out in full force buying stocks, and that was something that had insiders waiting to sell shares licking ...
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4 Top Jefferies Growth Stock Picks to Buy Now

With the end of the trading year just a short two weeks away, many of our readers are making adjustments to portfolios. With the Nasdaq the only index up for ...
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Gigantic Charles Schwab Sale Highlights Recent Insider Selling

As the earnings continued to roll in this past week, the volume of insider transactions was still very slow, as many of the companies have shut the door for the ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: CenturyLink, JetBlue, Level 3, Netflix, PulteGroup, United Tech, VMware, Whiting Petroleum and Many More

Stocks were handily lower on Tuesday after the Dow gained over 1,000 points from its lows in the prior week. Still, one trend that seems etched in stone is that ...
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4 Top Jefferies New Growth Stock Picks to Buy Now

With this week shaping up to be all about the Federal Reserve meeting and the potential for the first rate increase in years, many investors are looking to reset portfolios ...
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4 Top Jefferies Growth Stocks to Buy Now

For almost a year now the stock market has traded sideways. In fact the S&P 500 closed Friday at the same level it was at in late November of 2014. ...
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Insider Selling in Financials Jumps as Market Volatility Rules the Week

With Friday's rally helping to push indexes back to the positive side for the year, the insiders also reappeared after being mostly in hibernation as first-quarter earnings results were being ...
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Analyst Brings Top Banking Stocks to Buy with Big Upside

Sterne Agee has issued a different take on its weekly coverage of bank stocks and is issuing its new list of top picks as banking stocks to buy. While the ...
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