Analyst Upgrades

AMD Faces Unfortunate Outside News into 2nd Gen Ryzen Launch

Shares of Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMD) were taking a ride lower along with the broader equity indexes and along with other key semiconductor names after a weaker outlook ...
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Baird REIT Dividend Portfolio Offers Safety and Huge Payouts

Even though interest rates have gone up, and the expectations are for more increases this year and next, on a historical basis rates remain near generational lows. That's very hard ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Adtran, Alcoa, Clorox, Kinder Morgan, Lam Research, MGIC, Sprint, Walmart and More

Stocks have been gaining of late as earnings season has kicked off, but the major equity indices were indicated to open lower on Thursday. Investors have been rethinking what the ...
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Stifel Pounds the Table to Buy Semiconductor Equipment Sell-Off Now

For the past couple of years, the semiconductors have been red hot, and in lock-step so have the semiconductor capital equipment stocks, and with good reason. As demand for semiconductor ...
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What Made IBM’s Earnings Beat Look So Bad, and What’s Confusing Analysts and Investors Alike

International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE: IBM) is a company that just can't get it right when it comes to earnings. Despite its ongoing effort to branch out with strategic imperatives, ...
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Why Steel Could Continue to Post Massive Gains All Through 2018

The upswing in construction and the beginning of what could be the biggest infrastructure projects in the United States since the 1950s have provided the steel industry with a very ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Callaway Golf, Juniper Networks, Marvell Technology, Oasis Petroleum, Skechers, US Steel, Zayo, Zillow and More

The futures looked slightly higher Wednesday morning after two solid days of gains for investors. As predicted, the early first-quarter earnings results have come in solid, and investors will be ...
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4 Red-Hot Biotech Stocks to Buy Before Earnings

If there is any industry that can blow hot and then very cold on Wall Street, it’s biotechnology, and with good reason. Like big pharmaceuticals, politicians love to target biotechs ...
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SunTrust Has 5 Stocks to Buy for Higher Oil Prices

After significantly lagging the market for the past couple of years, it is becoming pretty obvious to many across Wall Street that energy may be one of the hottest sectors ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Bristol-Myers, Chesapeake Energy, Coca-Cola, Dropbox, GrubHub, Merck, Netflix, Twitter and More

Stocks have been volatile in recent weeks, but after a strong gain on Monday, the major equity indices were indicated to have a strong open on Tuesday as well. The ...
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4 Stocks to Buy Now for Upcoming Legal Sports Betting Across the US

Although it is carried on across the United States every day of the year, sports betting is only legal in Nevada and Delaware. After years of efforts to change the ...
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Dropbox Conundrum: Analysts Issue Wide Range of Price Targets and Mixed Ratings

Dropbox Inc. (NASDAQ: DBX) has seen the quiet period for its underwriters following the initial public offering (IPO) come to an end. The shares closed down almost 3.3% at $29.02 on ...
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4 Security Software Stocks Could Have Big Q1 Earnings Reports

Despite the seemingly ever-rising number of security breaches at everything from major corporations to government departments to even the military, spending in the security software industry looks poised to have ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: AEP, American Water, BHP Billiton, Boeing, Costco, Crocs, Dollar General, McDonald’s, Ulta Beauty and More

Stocks have been volatile lately, and this Monday was looking to be a positive day despite the geopolitical uncertainty after bombing targets in Syria. The bull market may now be ...
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Why 4 Top Biotech Stocks May Be the Next Takeover Targets

Last week, Novartis A.G. (NYSE: NVS) announced a huge $8.7 billion all-cash purchase of AveXis Inc.(NASDAQ: AVXS), and many on Wall Street think there is a good chance that mergers ...
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