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    Chart Says This Retailer's Comeback Isn't Finished

    One of the surprises, at least on the surface, of the market's recent swoon was the outperformance of consumer discretionary stocks. This group usually leads to the downside, not the upside, when the market ...
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    The Most Important Lesson I've Learned From Warren Buffett

    Every so often we like to step outside the normal mold, and give readers something different. One of the great things about StreetAuthority.com is that we can write about anything we want - well anything ...
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    Forget Oil; This Commodity's Dive Could Make Traders 32%

    As analysts debate over when oil prices will find a bottom, crude continues to plunge. While traders are chasing the sell-off in "Texas Tea," there is a perfect bearish storm brewing in another popular ...
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    6 Reasons To Buy This Tech Stock Today‏

    There's an expression that goes, "the higher the risk, the higher the reward." For example, some see risky micro-caps as one of the only ways to reap rapid big gains in a stock. Well, what if you could ...
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    Do Massive Buybacks Spur Major Upside?

    Judging by the numbers, buyback plans remain extremely popular. In the S&P 500, 374 companies, or 75% of the index, bought back shares in the third quarter, according to Factset Research. Those companies ...
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    8 High-Yielders That Fund Managers Love

    Have you ever noticed the abundance of articles with catchy titles? "Five Favorite Stocks Of The 1%" "Secret Money Management Tricks Of The Super-Wealthy?" It's easy to see the appeal of these articles ...
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    My Top Retail 'Buy' for December Could Stage a Double-Digit ...

    Retailers rallied Thursday on news that retail sales increased by the most in eight months, rising 0.7% in November. These gains were mainly attributed to lower fuel prices and rising employment encouraging ...
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    My Top Stock for December Could Stage a Double-Digit Rally

    Retailers rallied Thursday on news that retail sales increased by the most in eight months, rising 0.7% in November. These gains were mainly attributed to lower fuel prices and rising employment encouraging ...
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    Should You Invest In The Hottest New Trend In Finance?

    Thanks to major changes in regulation, social media and technology, the business of banking has undergone radical change since the Great Recession of 2008. And one key area of change has been in the field ...
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    A 'Forgotten' Dividend Aristocrat That Combines Income And ...

    Among his many investing maxims, Warren Buffett makes ample sense when he says "only buy something you'd be perfectly happy to hold if the market shut down for 10 years." It gives food for thought. If ...
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    The No. 1 Threat To National Security Is Turning Obama's ...

    Talk about a lousy way to start the day. Each morning, even when he's on vacation, the President of the United States sits with top intelligence officials, usually in the Oval Office, to review the President's ...
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    The Alternative Income Investment That Could Yield 44% A ...

    The stock market is heading into its sixth year of this bull run, and investors are getting increasingly skittish with each sell-off. With the threat of higher interest rates in 2015, investors may be ...
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    How To Profit From The Insurance M&A Frenzy

    When the directors at Aspen Insurance Holdings Ltd. (NYSE:AHL) were asked if they would sell the company to Endurance Specialty Holdings Ltd. (NYSE:ENH) for $3.2 billion, their answer was, "no thanks." ...
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    In The Week Ahead: Bears Are In Charge, But Gold Offers ...

    In last week's Market Outlook, I cautioned readers that a 57-year pattern of seasonal weakness in the S&P 500 warned of a near-term decline in equity prices. That is exactly what we got with the S&P ...
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    Where I'm Looking For One-Time Special Dividends

    October 17th was a good day for investors. The Dow, reeling from a six-day slide, rebounded with a powerful 250-point gain. But for one small group of stockholders it was an especially great day. Shares ...
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