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  1. 4 Stocks With Bullish Head and Shoulders Patterns for 2016 (PG, ETR)

    Discover analyses of the top four stocks with bullish head and shoulders patterns forming in 2016, and learn the prices at ...
  2. Performance Review: Emerging Markets Equities in 2015

    Find out why emerging markets struggled in 2015 and why a half-decade long trend of poor returns is proving optimistic growth ...
  3. Black Swans: No Point in Freaking Out

    Could 2016 be a big year for black swans? Who knows? Here's what black swans are, how they can devastate the unprepared, ...
  4. Today's Sell-off: Are We in a Margin Liquidation?

    If we're in market liquidation, is it good news or bad news? That party depends on your timeframe.
  5. Diversification and Lessons from a Normalizing Market

    Portfolio diversification is essential in any situation, but especially so as the market finally returns to fundamentals.
  6. Is It Time To Buy Emerging Markets? (EEM)

    The majority of emerging markets are dependent on natural resources, delaying a long-term recovery until commodity markets ...
  7. 2016's Most Promising Asset Classes

    Find out which asset classes are considered to be the most promising for generating portfolio returns and reducing volatility ...
  8. 4 Best Drone Stocks to Invest in for 2016 (AMBA, ESLT)

    Find out which companies' stocks are set to lead the growth of the potential $100 billion industry of drone makers in 2016 ...
  9. 3 Cyclical Industries To Exploit in 2016

    Learn about the three industries at the down end of their business cycles, and discover how these industries may improve ...
  10. Why the Bullish Are Turning Bearish

    Banks are reducing their targets for the S&P 500 for 2016. Here's why.
  11. Apple's Endgame in the Education Technology Biz

    Technology has the potential to rebuild the future and the fortunes of businesses. Apple Inc. seems to have realized it.
  12. 4 Things That Make a Stock a Safe Bet

    No investment is a sure bet, but you can reduce your chances of taking a loss by choosing fair-priced stocks with growth ...
  13. A Beginner's Guide to Investing in Company Stock Plans

    There are certain advantages to investing in your employer's stock but there are some potential drawbacks to be aware of. ...
  14. Want to Buy Stocks? Here's How to Find Them (FB)

    Finding companies with good earnings and hitting on all cylinders in this environment, although possible, is not easy.
  15. 3 Risks Emerging Markets Debt Faces in 2016

    Learn about the major risks for emerging market debt in 2016. Discover how low interest rate policies by central banks fueled ...
  16. Glencore Vs. Noble Group

    Read about the differences between Glencore and Noble Group, two companies in the commodities business. Learn about accounting ...
  17. The Top 3 Small Cap Hardware Stocks for 2016 (AMD, TIVO)

    Learn about the three growth segments and the top three small-cap stocks that could bolster your portfolio regardless of ...
  18. The 5 Best Stocks That Pay Monthly Dividends (PSEC, LTC)

    Get the scoop on five of the best stocks that pay regular monthly dividends, offering investors looking for regular income ...
  19. The Top Rated Dividend Paying Stocks for 2016 (ABBV, BA)

    Discover five of the top-rated stocks that pay investors solid dividends that you may want to consider adding to your investment ...
  20. The Top 5 Platinum Penny Stocks for 2016 (PLG, XPL)

    Examine five penny stocks in the platinum mining business that investors may wish to consider adding to their investment ...
  21. Top 5 Stocks Traded in the U.S. (GE, BAC)

    Learn about the top stocks traded in the United States in terms of average daily trading volume: GE, Apple, Bank of America, ...
  22. Analyzing Dish Network's Return on Equity (ROE) (DISH, TWC)

    Analyze Dish Network's return on equity (ROE), understand why it has vacillated so greatly in recent years and learn what ...
  23. Inside IPO Roadshows

    Understand more about IPO road shows. Learn the reasons why an IPO road show is important for the success of a company's ...
  24. The Top 4 Large Cap Restaurant Stocks for 2016 (SBUX, MCD)

    Learn about the top four large-cap restaurant stocks for 2016 and economic factors that could impact the industry over the ...
  25. The Top 5 Small Cap Entertainment Stocks for 2016 (CKEC, RDI)

    Learn about these five small-cap entertainment stocks that deserve a spot in your portfolio for 2016. Take advantage of trends ...
  26. 3 Long-Term Investing Strategies With Strong Track Records

    Learn why discipline and a statistically valid investment strategy can help an investor limit losses and beat the market ...
  27. Forest Laboratories: An Activist Investment Analysis

    Find out how patience and perseverance paid off big-time for billionaire activist Carl Icahn during his four-year fight with ...
  28. Moderna Therapeutics: An IPO Candidate in 2016?

    Find out the reasons why 2016 may be the year when highly valued biotech company Moderna Therapeutic files for an initial ...
  29. 3 Reasons to Invest in Frontier Markets in 2016

    Learn why investing in frontier markets will be a great long-term investment as these markets grow in ways that will propel ...
  30. 4 Energy Stocks for Income Seekers in 2016 (COP, CVX)

    Discover four energy companies that could maintain or even increase their dividends in 2016, making them the best investments ...
  31. Domo Inc: An IPO Candidate in 2016?

    Learn about key information on Utah-based technology startup Domo Inc. and how the Domo dashboard differentiates itself in ...
  32. 6 Risks International Stocks Face in 2016

    Learn about risk factors that can influence your investment in foreign stocks and funds, and what regions are more at-risk ...
  33. Icahn's Bet on Cheniere Energy: A Good Move or Ill-Timed? (LNG)

    Investing legend Carl Icahn continues to lose money on Cheniere Energy, but he's increasing his stake. Should you follow ...
  34. The Top 5 Entertainment Penny Stocks for 2016 (SIRI, ZNGA)

    Learn more about what types of businesses comprise the entertainment industry, and discover five entertainment penny stocks ...
  35. The Top 5 Semiconductor Penny Stocks for 2016 (ACLS, CAMT)

    Learn more about the semiconductor industry, and discover five penny stocks that investors seeking exposure to this industry ...
  36. The Biggest Risks of Investing in SandRidge Stock

    Learn about the significant risks of investing in SandRidge. Read how the company may not be able to service its substantial ...
  37. Jana Partners: An Activist Investor Analysis

    Learn about Jana Partners, a hedge fund founded by Barry Rosenstein. Read about new positions in ConAgra and Qualcomm the ...
  38. Tech Stocks Vs. Financial Stocks in 2016

    Consider the arguments for allocating more of your investment portfolio to either the technology sector or the financial ...
  39. Is Alphabet the Best FANG Stock for 2016? (GOOGL, AMZN, FB, NFLX)

    Alphabet just impressed the street, but is it the best FANG stock?
  40. The Top 5 Retail Penny Stocks for 2016 (TWMC, DXLG)

    Find out which retail stocks trade for less than $5 a share. Learn about bargains that can avoid bankruptcy and produce nice ...
  41. Will Iran Sanctions Relief Hurt U.S. Pistachios?

    Iranian pistachio farmers have a few more millennia of experience than their Californian counterparts, and according to the ...
  42. Short Interest is Surging: Does that Mean it's Time to Buy?

    What do you think the smart money is doing when the market moves higher? Apparently, they're building short positions.
  43. How PetroChina Makes Money (PTR)

    The story behind PetroChina, one of the three biggest companies in the world by revenue.
  44. How Sanofi Makes Money (SNY)

    Sanofi, a French pharmaceutical firm, is the name behind some of the drugs you use every day. Here's how it operates.
  45. Amazon's Bad Quarter; Why You Shouldn't Bet Against Bezos (AMZN)

    Amazon disappointed Wall Street for the fourth quarter, but ignoring those expectations and paying attention to the underlying ...
  46. The Top 5 Micro Cap Utility Stocks for 2016 (ARTNA, DGAS)

    Identify five promising micro-cap utility stocks that provide the growth potential of small companies with the safety of ...
  47. Will Alphabet overtake Apple as No.1? (AAPL,GOOGL)

    With the difference in market cap between Apple and Alphabet at only $13.5 billion as of January 28, 2016, Alphabet appears ...
  48. How Unilever Makes Money (UL)

    Open your fridge, your pantry, your bathroom cabinet and you'll find the Unilever logo. Here's how the company got so enormous.
  49. How Royal Dutch Shell Makes Money (RDS-A)

    How does an oil company dominate the world? Following Royal Dutch Shell's business model probably wouldn't hurt.
  50. AppNexus - An IPO Candidate in 2016?

    Find out the reasons why 2016 may be the year when the hot ad tech company, AppNexus, finally files for an initial public ...
  51. 3 Risks U.S. Equities Face in 2016

    Find out why the probability of a U.S. stock bear market is increasing in 2016 and what the greatest risks are to the bull ...
  52. The Top 4 Dividend-Paying Material Stocks for 2016 (APD, NUE)

    Explore detailed analyses of the top four dividend-paying basic materials stocks, and learn why they are poised to rise and ...
  53. Predicting the Biggest IPO of 2016

    Find out which tech startup company will bring life back to the struggling IPO market with the biggest initial public offering ...
  54. The Top 5 Micro Cap Retail Stocks for 2016 (KIRK,TCS)

    Identify five promising micro-cap retail stocks that all growth investors should have their eyes on when making portfolio ...
  55. Worried About a Recession? Consider These Stocks (HRL, KR, ATRI, MCD)

    If you're worried about a recession, consider these five stocks that offer resiliency potential.
  56. The Top 5 Micro Cap Telecommunication Stocks for 2016 (CLFD,LMOS)

    Identify and learn about five of the best micro-cap telecommunications stocks to consider for your diversified portfolio ...
  57. Automattic - An IPO Candidate in 2016?

    Find out the reasons why 2016 is unlikely to be the year when Automattic Inc., of WordPress fame, finally files for an initial ...
  58. 5 Risks Emerging Markets Equities Face in 2016

    Learn why investing in emerging market equities carries inordinate risk in early 2016 based on the financial deterioration ...
  59. JNJ vs. PG: Which is the Better Bet Right Now?

    These two stocks are long-term powerhouses, but one has the edge over the other right now.
  60. 5 Anticipated IPOs that Didn't Make it in 2015

    Pay attention to the IPO stock debt levels. Rising interest rates make debt more expensive. As the novelty of such an IPO ...
  61. How Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Makes Money (TSM)

    One of the world's biggest semiconductor manufacturers, one you might never have heard of, creates products you use every ...
  62. The Top 5 Micro Cap Basic Material Stocks for 2016 (GURE,ODC)

    Learn about the factors that have dragged down basic materials sector performance over the past couple of years and where ...
  63. DocuSign: An IPO Candidate in 2016?

    Learn the reasons why 2016 may be the year when the e-signature industry giant DocuSign finally files for an initial public ...
  64. The Top 5 Mid-Cap Semiconductor Stocks for 2016 (CAVM,CY)

    Five semiconductor companies that show great promise for 2016 in terms of new innovative products, financial stability, and ...
  65. 4 Utilities Stocks for Income Seekers in 2016 (BCE,AES)

    Discover four diversified electricity utility companies that have stable cash flows and provide high dividend yields for ...
  66. 5 Ways to Lose Money With a Dividend Reinvestment Plan

    Enrolling in a dividend reinvestment plan can backfire if you're not using it wisely, costing you money in the process.
  67. 3 Changes to Watch at Sony (SNE)

    Learn how Sony's restructuring has returned the company to profitability, and what signs to watch for to see if Sony can ...
  68. Prosper Marketplace: An IPO Candidate in 2016?

    Find out the reasons why 2016 may be the year peer-to-peer lender, Prosper Marketplace, finally files for an initial public ...
  69. The Top 5 Small Cap Restaurant Stocks for 2016 (BLMN,DENN)

    Learn about the market conditions that could help continue pushing restaurant stocks higher in 2016 and the five small-cap ...
  70. Top 5 Dividend Stocks for a Market Sell-off

    Finding the right dividend stocks for bear markets isn't about seeking the highest yield. Instead, consider these five fiscally-solid ...
  71. How BlackRock Makes Money

    The rise and continued growth of BlackRock, the world's largest investment firm.
  72. The Top 5 Micro Cap Technology Stocks for 2016 (IGLD,NCIT)

    Learn about how the technology sector has performed over the past several years and the top five micro cap technology stocks ...
  73. Pinterest - An IPO Candidate in 2016?

    Learn the reasons why 2016 may or may not be the year when social media giant Pinterest finally files for an initial public ...
  74. The Top 5 Utility Penny Stocks for 2016 (FTR,TAC)

    Discover five utility penny stocks of companies that are in the business of providing various water, electricity and phone ...
  75. 3 Industrial Stocks for Income Seekers in 2016 (CAT, BA)

    Learn about why the industrial sector may be ideal for income generation, and find out what should be the industrial stocks ...
  76. Will "FANG" Stocks Outperform in 2016?

    Facebook held the most bullish accumulation-distribution pattern into year’s end, telling investors to focus on this issue ...
  77. Uber: An IPO Candidate in 2016?

    Find out the reasons why massively successful Uber Technologies, Inc. may be a candidate for an initial public offering (IPO) ...
  78. Performance Review - U.S. Equities in 2015

    Learn about the big winners and losers for stocks in 2015. See how Netflix led the market, but also how the entire energy ...
  79. The Top 5 Restaurant Penny Stocks for 2016 (SAUC, GTIM)

    Take a look at five restaurant stocks that are trading below $5 heading into 2016. These penny stocks could produce sizable ...
  80. Stocks to Avoid Right Now (SHLD, WYNN, BID, TWTR)

    If you bet on these stocks to appreciate over the next year, then you're gambling. There are much easier (and safer) ways ...
  81. 3 Consumer Stocks for Income Seekers in 2016 (AAPL, CALM)

    Learn about the current environment facing consumer stocks and where to search for yield and capital gains within the consumer ...
  82. Which Countries Will Drive Global Growth in 2016?

    Given the volatility that has already shaken the global economy, the world's largest economies will be leaned on to stimulate ...
  83. The Top 5 Small Cap Software Stocks for 2016 (MOBL,OPWR)

    Watch for bargains among small-cap software stocks by following their share price performances for signals of strength during ...
  84. 3 Predictions for U.S. Stocks in 2016

    Read about predictions for the stock market in 2016. See how the energy sector and the biotech sector may be under pressure ...
  85. Will China Slip Into a Recession?

    The Chinese economy is an entanglement of many factors gone wrong: an overvalued, engineered stock market, slow GDP growth ...
  86. Are Brick and Mortar Retailers Headed Into Bear Markets?

    The online sales revolution has altered the playing field for brick and mortar retailers, placing them at a disadvantage ...
  87. Why Netflix Will Remain a Long-Term Winner (NFLX, AMZN)

    Netflix might take a hit in the near future due to market pressures, but savvy investors should have it on their watch list. ...
  88. Has Chipotle Hit Bottom? (CMG)

    Chipotle has suffered from a public relations nightmare. Can its stock recover?
  89. Should You Steer Clear of GoPro (GPRO)?

    Is the GoPro growth story over or is there still gas in the tank?
  90. Bed, Bath and Beyond - Value Play or Value Trap?

    Bed, Bath and Beyond recently turned in lackluster third quarter results which compounds additional, recent tepid results. ...
  91. Mozilla To Stop Developing Firefox OS Phones, Upsetting No One

    Firefox OS is dead, or is it still alive? Here’s the reality check, and what is left for Mozilla and its Firefox operating ...
  92. Hedging Risk for Beginners: How and When to Do It

    Hedging risk is always a good idea. Here is how sophisticated investors go about it.
  93. The Top 5 Health Care Penny Stocks for 2016 (CRIS, GERN)

    Discover why the health care industry is a good play for investors and learn key information about the top five health care ...
  94. Is Best Buy the Next Circuit City? (BBY)

    Circuit City is a former competitor of Best Buy that failed. Will Best Buy meet the same fate?
  95. A Saudi Aramco IPO? Why You Should Steer Clear

    If Saudi Aramco goes public, it will take the investment world by storm and investor interest will pique. Should you follow ...
  96. How Will Walmart Weather the Next Bear Market?

    WMT has historically been a safe place to hide in bear markets. Is this still the case?
  97. The Best Stock Buys Right Now (PG, MSFT, PSX, AMZN)

    The market is volatile but this presents opportunities. Here are a few to consider.
  98. The Top 6 Large Cap Alternative Energy Stocks for 2016 (JCI, GE)

    Identify large-cap, alternative energy stocks having the potential to make significant gains as a result of the transnational ...
  99. Investing in U.S. Stocks Vs. International Stocks in 2016

    Examine the case for investing in more international stocks versus U.S.-based stocks as the markets enter the 2016 trading ...
  100. Financial Markets: Capital Vs. Money Markets

    Two commonly used components of the financial market are money markets and capital markets. Find out the similarities and ...
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