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  1. Denny's Is On Simmer

    This is one stock that could provide a generous helping of tasty returns.
  2. A Five-High Short Stack For January 15

    Order a side of HOG for your portfolio to add sizzle to both short and long plays. ...
  3. Screening For Sin

    Screening for sin stocks that are expecting positive earnings in '09 turns up some ...
  4. Gymboree Deserves A Spot On The Radar Screen

    An update on the children's retailer and why investors should keep a close eye on ...
  5. 5 Low P/E Stock Picks For January

    Stock with low P/E ratios are not a sure thing, but this metric can point you in ...
  6. Dark Horse Plays For The New Year

    Yahoo, Boeing and Wynn Resorts have all seen their share of misery this year. Learn ...
  7. Naughty Stocks For A Nice Portfolio

    Can these five sin stocks shield you from the ups and downs of a chaotic market? ...
  8. Zale Is No Diamond In The Rough

    Zale lost $1.43 per share in its latest quarter, and there is little reason to believe ...
  9. Foot Locker A Bad Fit For This Economy

    Foot Locker couldn't meet estimates in its third quarter. It could be a long, cold ...
  10. Valspar Paints An Inspiring Picture For 2009

    Valspar had a solid fourth quarter. This paint maker is oozing upside potential. ...
  11. Picking At The Crocs Corpse

    Crocs has lost 95% of its value in less than a year, but there is still a valuable ...
  12. Blockbuster's Good, Bad And Ugly Q3

    Blockbuster released weak third quarter results.
  13. Starbucks Serves Up Stale Q4 Results

    Coffee giant Starbucks released dismal fourth quarter results.
  14. Disney's Beautiful And Beastly Fourth Quarter

    Weak fourth quarter results not a poisonous apple for diversified Disney.
  15. The King Of Comps

    Burger King increased comps by 3.6% and reaffirmed guidance. Can this success continue? ...
  16. PF Chang's Not Totally Well-Done

    We dig into PF Chang's sweet-and-sour third quarter results.
  17. Hasbro The Best Play In Toys

    Hasbro beat Q3 estimates while rival Mattel failed to live up to expectations. Learn ...
  18. Can Anything Save Pier 1?

    Pier 1 saw September same-store sales drop 11.7%n which prompted another downgrade. ...
  19. Check Out Time At Marriott

    The hotel chain did surprisingly well in the third quarter, but investors shouldn't ...
  20. Dress Barn Offers Dressed Up Q4

    Dress Barn's Q4 numbers include an impressive bottom-line beat and comparable same-store ...
  21. Chipotle Serves Up Bland Guidance

    Chipotle served up a bland outlook for its Q3.
  22. Guess Back In Fashion

    Consumers may have tightened their belts, but they were wearing Guess Jeans. The ...
  23. Analyzing The Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac Fallout

    Learn why the government takeover should be good for the economy overall and which ...
  24. Five Sinful Stocks For September 5

    Sin Stocks provide protection in a down market. In this piece we focus on Northrop ...
  25. 5 Buyback Barons For September 4

    A share repurchase is a great sign that a stock is undervalued. We examine five potential ...
  26. 5 Insider Ownership Plays For September 2

    Insider ownership can be a hidden signal that a stock is headed higher. We track ...
  27. Big Lots Achieves Big Numbers

    Closeout retailer Big Lots beat earnings estimates, increased guidance and improved ...
  28. Momentum Stocks On The Move For August 27

    Momentum can be used to achieve quick gains by riding an upward climb in a stock's ...
  29. Five Socially Responsible Stocks For August 22

    Making money in the market shouldn't prevent you from sleeping at night. Find out ...
  30. Five Ethanol Plays For August 22

    Ethanol is touted as the alternative fuel that can cure our oil addiction. We examine ...
  31. Potential Home Run Stocks For August 21

    Every investor dreams of a hitting one out of the park. We pitch five potential homers ...
  32. Five Dividend Darlings For August 21

    Dividend-paying stocks definitely have advantages. If your portfolio could use some ...
  33. Stocks Loaded With Earnings Surprises For August 15

    Companies that string together many quarters of positive earnings surprises are usually ...
  34. Five Socially Responsible Stocks For August 15

    Making money in the market shouldn't prevent you from sleeping at night. Find out ...
  35. Winners Of The Dow Dog Show For August 11

    The Dogs of the Dow strategy involves buying the index's highest yielding stocks ...
  36. Five Dividend Darlings for July 30

    If your portfolio could use some downside protection, check out our list. This week ...
  37. Five Low P/E Bargains For July 29

    Stocks with low price-to-earnings ratios tend to beat the market. This week features ...
  38. Merck Needs A New Megaphone

    Learn how Merck's refusal to sell its story to Wall Street is hurting the stock and ...
  39. AMD Doesn't Compute

    AMD posted more losses in its second quarter. The market wanted a leadership change ...
  40. Five Low P/E Bargains For July 15

    Stocks with low price-to-earnings ratios tend to beat the market. This week features ...
  41. Five Stocks For Barbecue Season

    Add some sizzle to your portfolio this summer. We examine five stocks that should ...
  42. Emulate Buffett For Fun And Profit - Mostly Profit

    We take a peek at some of Berkshire Hathaway's top holdings to see what Warren Buffett ...
  43. Pier 1 Imports An Eclectic First Quarter

    Shoppers love the company's exotic assortment of knickknacks, but investors would ...
  44. Hershey Sale Hopes Melt

    The Hershey Trust pulled a major catalyst off the table when it said it wouldn't ...
  45. Fuld Out Of The Fold

    It's time for Lehman Brothers CEO Richard Fuld to step aside. The Wall Street gods ...
  46. Consumers Refuse To Payless

    Everyone knows discount retailers are soaring as the economy slows, right? Collective ...
  47. Boost Your Returns With Share Buybacks

    Share repurchases are a great way to spot undervalued companies. Investors can reap ...
  48. Marriott's Dwindling RevPAR A Bad Industry Omen

    The hotel giant slashed its revenue-per-average-room estimates. Smaller domestic ...
  49. Sears Shows Its Softer Side In Q1

    Revenue and sales both dropped during the latest quarter, and a withering cash position ...
  50. Home Depot's Sales Slide

    Sales at the hardware chain are on a nasty downslope. The one bright spot is the ...
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