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  1. Scoop Up These 3 Stocks For Less Than Insiders Paid

    September 28, 2014
  2. In The Week Ahead -- 4 Indicators To Watch As U.S Markets Sit ...

    September 28, 2014
  3. Barron's Recap: Investing Like A Tech Tycoon

    September 28, 2014
  4. Revealed: America’s Best (And Worst) Airlines

    September 27, 2014
    The folks PO'd enough to vent about it on Twitter, “Those #AmericanAirlines losers canceled my flight!” As it turns out, ...
  5. Playing Penny Stock-Like ETFs

    September 26, 2014
    While there are no penny stock ETFs or mutual funds, a shrewd investor can pick from a number of small-cap and micro-cap ...
  6. ChartAdvisor for Sept. 26, 2014

    September 26, 2014
    A weekly technical summary of the major U.S. indexes
  7. When The Market Gets Rough Turn To This ETF

    September 26, 2014
    Recent weakness in commodities and the broad market indices has led investors to start looking toward defensive sectors such ...
  8. Why There's Upside To Silver's Four-Year Lows

    September 26, 2014
  9. The High-Yield 'Sweet Spot' That's Led To 14% Annual Returns

    September 26, 2014
  10. Football Season Could Be The Key To Profits for This Hot Stock

    September 26, 2014
  11. Google Stock Too Expensive For You? Try Options

    September 25, 2014
    Investing in Google (GOOG) generally requires you to pay the price of the share multiplied by the number of shares bought. ...
  12. The 'Forever Stock' Poised To Win The Consumer-Spending War

    September 25, 2014
  13. The Better Inflation Hedge: Gold or Treasuries?

    September 25, 2014
    Owning gold may not be the best option for hedging against inflation. What else, then? Try treasuries or gold ETFs.
  14. Study These Penny Stock Trading Trends

    September 25, 2014
    Any active trader watches trends patterns to devise a strategy. Penny stock traders should do the same; it could help them ...
  15. Entrepreneur Vs. Small Business Owner, Defined

    September 25, 2014
    An entrepreneur is different from a small business owner, and requires a different temperament.
  16. BlackBerry Ltd's New Strategy Has Nothing To Do With Beating ...

    September 25, 2014
  17. Silver Stocks On The Move Lower

    September 25, 2014
    A recent move below a significant level of support may suggest that silver's downward momentum may continue over the coming ...
  18. 4 Companies To Watch As Retail Sales Rise

    September 25, 2014
  19. A Bullish Sign For Uranium Could Send This Stock Soaring

    September 25, 2014
  20. 2 ETFs to Deliver Double-Digit Gains from the Small-Cap Meltdown

    September 25, 2014
  21. Forget Alibaba, Here's The Best Chinese Internet Stock To Own

    September 24, 2014
  22. 3 Companies Activist Investors May Look To Takeover

    September 24, 2014
  23. These Stocks Are Breaking Below Horizontal Support

    September 24, 2014
    The S&P 500 is pulling away from long-term channel top, which indicates that a reversal may be underway. Here are four stocks ...
  24. Equinix Inc Downgraded By Wells Fargo, But Is The Glass Actually ...

    September 24, 2014
    In the world of Wall Street, it is not uncommon for investment banks and sector analysts to have different points of view. ...
  25. The Key To Apple's Scale? Half A Billion iPhones

    September 24, 2014
    Since 2000, Apple has grown into a $610 billion company with a market cap larger than the GDP of all but 20 countries. Just ...
  26. Kaizen: An American Idea Gets A Japanese Makeover

    September 24, 2014
    This manufacturing philosophy – made famous by the likes of Toyota – had its start in postwar Japan with an American statistician.
  27. Why Would Apple Inc. Close Beats Music? Experts Weigh In

    September 24, 2014
    Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: additional reports claim the Beats Music brand will be eliminated. "The [Apple] brand is incredibly ...
  28. The Economics of Hulu, Netflix, Redbox and Blockbuster

    September 24, 2014
    These on-demand entertainment giants have already changed the way we consume entertainment. Who is poised to win this race ...
  29. How To Find Strong Investments Among Struggling Small Caps

    September 24, 2014
    If you've been watching the market action in recent days, you'll notice a growing sense of unease. The S&P 5 ...
  30. 4 Reasons To Love Monthly Dividend Payers

    September 24, 2014
    Recently, I investigated installing solar panels on my roof to reduce my monthly energy bills. The financial calculations ...
  31. A $3 Bank Stock Could Be Your Ticket To 65% A Year

    September 24, 2014
  32. $3 Bank Stock Could Be Your Ticket To 65% A Year

    September 24, 2014
    For more than five years, the mantra for investing has been, "Don't fight the Fed." Despite weak revenue growth ...
  33. How I Used M&A Activity To Find An Undervalued Acquisition Target

    September 23, 2014
  34. Short This Extremely Overvalued Shoe Company

    September 23, 2014
    Do we or do we not have a stock market bubble in the United States today? Looking back on the last fifteen years, almost ...
  35. Reduce Your Allocation To Small Cap U.S Stock ETFs

    September 23, 2014
    The Wall Street media may celebrate the 35% intra-day jump in Alibaba shares. They may tout the record highs in the Dow and ...
  36. Alibaba's Goal: Supplant eBay, Amazon and Paypal

    September 23, 2014
    Within hours of its IPO, Alibaba's market cap surpassed Walmart's. So why is it that so many people still don't know what ...
  37. Jeff Bezos Versus Elon Musk: The Space Race, Amazon.com, Inc. ...

    September 23, 2014
    Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ: AMZN) founder Jeff Bezos. The project has remained a mystery for several years, but Bezos has ...
  38. 6 Stocks Loved By "The Billionaires' Club"

    September 23, 2014
    Every quarter, I sift through a list of thirty billionaire asset managers and their holdings, uncovering the biggest similarities ...
  39. 6 Stocks Loved By 'The Billionaires' Club'

    September 23, 2014
    Every quarter, I sift through a list of thirty billionaire asset managers and their holdings, uncovering the biggest similarities ...
  40. A 12.7% Yielder To Buy Right Now

    September 23, 2014
    Around the office, we call them "secret wealth investments." That's because they've been almost exclusively ...
  41. An 11.9% Yielder To Buy Right Now

    September 23, 2014
    Around the office, we call them "secret wealth investments." That's because they've been almost exclusively ...
  42. The 60% Alibaba Play No One Is Talking About

    September 23, 2014
    It's official: Chinese e-commerce juggernaut Alibaba (NYSE:BABA) goes down as the biggest U.S. IPO in history. Shares ...
  43. 3 Ways To Profit From The Best-Performing Sector Of The Year

    September 22, 2014
    Despite ongoing worry about the risk of a big correction, the market is having quite a good year. The S&P 500 is up about ...
  44. The Federal Reserve’s Policy For ETF Investors

    September 22, 2014
    The market climbs a "Wall of Worry," yet the only apprehension that sends stock investors for the exit doors relates to the ...
  45. Forex Exotic Currency Trading: Risks & Rewards

    September 22, 2014
    Exotic currencies are off the beaten path and are not for novices, but experienced forex investors might find the high risk-reward ...
  46. 2 Value Plays For The Rebounding Housing Market

    September 22, 2014
    Wonder why the U.S. economic recovery feels so tenuous? Blame the housing construction industry, which typically accounts ...
  47. Using the Coppock Curve to Generate Stock Trade Signals

    September 22, 2014
    How the Coppock Curve momentum indicator can help you isolate buying opportunities and exit points in the stock market.
  48. Which Canadian Oil Stocks Are The Best?

    September 22, 2014
    Canada is a prime option when investing in oil companies and oil-related assets. Here are four long-term picks worth your ...
  49. PepsiCo's $66B Global Snack And Drink Empire

    September 22, 2014
    With 14 billion-dollar beverage brands, you'll be surprised to learn that most of PepsiCo's revenue derives from foods. Here's ...
  50. How To Pick Winning Penny Stocks

    September 22, 2014
    Cheap doesn't always equal good. When choosing penny stocks, investors would be wise to note several key factors that affect ...
  51. Stocks With Bearish MACD Crossovers

    September 22, 2014
    These four stocks are showing bearish MACD crossovers, which could signal further declines in share price.
  52. 2 Companies Alibaba Might Buy With Its Mountain Of Cash

    September 22, 2014
    All the world is abuzz over the Alibaba (NYSE:BABA) initial public offering last Friday. The company came to the market with ...
  53. How To Nearly Double Your Yield With This Powerful Strategy

    September 22, 2014
    October 4, 2011 wasn't a particularly momentous day. In Waxahachie, Texas, a chemical plant was still smoldering from ...
  54. Reliable Chart Pattern Targets Double-Digit Run in Sleeper Stock

    September 22, 2014
    In the post-financial crisis world, many cherished technical indicators and techniques stopped working as expected. The poster ...
  55. 3 Funds Helping Fight The 'Mega-Drought'

    September 21, 2014
    California and Texas, the nation’s most populous states, with a combined population of 65 million people, share another ...
  56. In The Week Ahead -- Serious Headwinds May Put A Damper On The ...

    September 21, 2014
    All major U.S. stock indices posted gains last week except for the Russell 2000, which lost 1.2% and is also the only major ...
  57. Serious Headwinds May Put A Damper On The Market Heading Into ...

    September 21, 2014
    All major U.S. stock indices posted gains last week except for the Russell 2000, which lost 1.2% and is also the only major ...
  58. What You Need To Know About Net Neutrality

    September 21, 2014
    The fight over net neutrality has become an amazing spectacle. But at its core, it's yet another skirmish in cable television's ...
  59. ChartAdvisor for Sept. 19, 2014

    September 19, 2014
    A weekly technical summary of the major U.S. indexes.
  60. Still More Gains Ahead For Semiconductor Makers

    September 19, 2014
    As investors run to the latest tech innovation, the semis are hard at work. Demand for chips continues to rise making them ...
  61. Invest In Telecommunications With This ETF

    September 19, 2014
    Rather than investing in handset makers (and the whims of the consumer), have a look at telecoms themselves with the help ...
  62. 3 Companies To Profit From This Medical Boom

    September 19, 2014
    Global demographic history is being written at this very moment. It’s no secret that the U.S. population nearing senior ...
  63. How Warren Buffett made Berkshire Hathaway a World-beater

    September 19, 2014
    It would almost be easier to list the industry sectors in which Omaha-based Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A) doesn’t ...
  64. Under $1,000 Bet on This American Icon Could Net You 80%

    September 19, 2014
    Do you remember when the doomsayers were calling for a financial meltdown in China? Turns out fears of a banking system collapse ...
  65. You Could Net 80% In 6 Months With This American Icon

    September 19, 2014
    Do you remember when the doomsayers were calling for a financial meltdown in China? Turns out fears of a banking system collapse ...
  66. Want To Sell Life Insurance? Read This First

    September 18, 2014
    Looking for a career that offers big financial upside and the lure of self-employment? Insurance sales could well be for ...
  67. How AT&T Came To Serve A Third Of Americans

    September 18, 2014
    AT&T mobile phones are used by roughly a third of Americans. How it managed to accomplish that starts with a state-sponsored ...
  68. What If Donald Sterling Ran Your Company?

    September 18, 2014
    A chief executive officer can seem to have it all: power, influence and gravitas. But all of that hard-earned respectability ...
  69. These Companies Will Revolutionize The Electronic's Inudstry ...

    September 18, 2014
    Although the hottest car company of the 21st century made him famous, electrical engineer Nicola Tesla may also soon be as ...
  70. Hedge Your Bets -- A Long And Short Play On South American Banks

    September 18, 2014
    Looking at a recent chart of share prices, you'd think shares of some Latin American companies were on fire and might ...
  71. How To Add Real Assets To Your Portfolio

    September 18, 2014
    Real assets, as distinguished from financial assets, means stuff you can touch: oil, gold, pork bellies, real estate and ...
  72. Complementing Your Portfolio With Closed-End Funds

    September 18, 2014
    You've created a well-diversified portfolio but have some spare cash that should be put to work. What next? Have a look at ...
  73. A Guide To Key ETFs Investing In South Korea

    September 18, 2014
    An overview of the ETFs that offer investors an easy and efficient way to invest in South Korea's many leading companies.
  74. The Next Obstacle For Tesla Motors Inc

    September 18, 2014
    Tesla Motors Inc's (NASDAQ: TSLA) stock has had quite a ride of late. A near-seven percent decline over the past week ...
  75. The Lumber Market Is Starting To Show Cracks

    September 18, 2014
    Lumber prices have risen in step with strong housing data over the past year, but signs of weakness are starting to show ...
  76. Fracking Companies: Practices, Profit Opportunities & Outlook

    September 18, 2014
    Learn about the business opportunities available to companies in the fracking, how they operate and new innovations going ...
  77. Wall Street's Latest Tax Craze... And How To Profit

    September 18, 2014
    A couple weeks ago in StreetAuthority Daily, we talked about some of Corporate America's latest financial engineering ...
  78. Capitalize On Wall Street's Latest Tax Craze

    September 18, 2014
    A couple weeks ago in StreetAuthority Daily, we talked about some of Corporate America's latest financial engineering ...
  79. How To Earn 28% On This Once-Broken Social Media Stock

    September 18, 2014
    In the brief history of social media stocks, history is repeating itself. Both Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) and Twitter (NASDAQ:TWTR) ...
  80. This Once-Broken Social Media Stock Is Back On The Warpath

    September 18, 2014
    In the brief history of social media stocks, history is repeating itself. Both Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) and Twitter (NASDAQ:TWTR) ...
  81. This 'Game-Changing Stock' Is Working To Cure Cancer

    September 17, 2014
    My family, like many others, has been impacted by breast cancer. We got off lucky and still have our loved one around, but ...
  82. A 30% Profit Opportunity From Europe's Latest Moves

    September 17, 2014
    There’s a classic episode of The Little Rascals where a very tiny Spanky finds a stash of money and proceeds to throw ...
  83. 4 Hot Financial Sector Stocks

    September 17, 2014
    The financial sector has been a top performer of late. Here are four hot financial stocks that are helping propel it.
  84. Why Cisco Systems Is Virtually Unavoidable

    September 17, 2014
    Chances are you've used a Cisco Systems product today and you don't even know it. Here's how.
  85. Balance Sheet: Analyzing Owners' Equity

    September 17, 2014
    Analyzing owners’ equity is an important analytics tool, but it should be done in the context of other tools such as analyzing ...
  86. Charts Say This Alternative iPhone Play is an Immediate 'Buy'

    September 17, 2014
    When technology giant Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) unveils a new product, it's not only its shares that see movement. The news ...
  87. This Alternative iPhone Play Is An Immediate 'Buy'

    September 17, 2014
    When technology giant Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) unveils a new product, it's not only its shares that see movement. The news ...
  88. The Last Time This Happened, a 'Hated' Sector Rose 196%

    September 17, 2014
    I wasn't always a momentum investor. Like many of you, I began my career as a contrarian investor. After all, some of ...
  89. Winter is Coming -- Here's My Favorite Seasonal Trade

    September 17, 2014
    Over the years, I've been successful trading weather patterns as they relate to commodities such as crude oil, gasoline ...
  90. Winter is Coming! Here's My Favorite Seasonal Trade

    September 17, 2014
    Over the years, I've been successful trading weather patterns as they relate to commodities such as crude oil, gasoline ...
  91. There's 10 Years Of Data Behind My Favorite Seasonal Trade

    September 17, 2014
    Over the years, I've been successful trading weather patterns as they relate to commodities such as crude oil, gasoline ...
  92. How To Play The Shale Energy Boom's Premature Demise

    September 16, 2014
    Despite its historic bull run, the market is giving investors plenty to worry about. And I’m not even referring to ...
  93. What is the formula for calculating the debt-to-equity ratio?

    September 16, 2014
    Find out how to use this fundamental financial ratio to help assess a company's performance.
  94. Popular Resources for Equity Research and Analysis: A Tutorial

    September 16, 2014
    This tutorial offers details on the most popular resources for equity research and analysis.
  95. Trim Your Portfolio Of These Overvalued S&P 500 Stocks

    September 16, 2014
    Investing in 2014 requires a considerable amount of faith -- the faith that future profit growth will be sufficiently strong ...
  96. Countries With The Highest Fracking Potential

    September 16, 2014
    Is fracking a "necessary evil," as some believe? Here are some countries with huge fracking potential--and what they stand ...
  97. JPMorgan Chase & Co., Other Financial Stocks Strong During Market ...

    September 16, 2014
    When one sector is getting the beats, more often than not the money flowing out is going into another. It has been an unique ...
  98. How To Profit From The "Night and Day" Aroon Oscillator

    September 16, 2014
    “Aroon” is a Sanskrit word loosely translated as the transition from night to day, appropriate for a measure that attempts ...
  99. The Perfect Investment For The Sector Spending Billions On New ...

    September 16, 2014
    A longstanding investing maxim holds that "the U.S. consumer accounts for two-thirds of the U.S. economy." It's ...
  100. How Nasdaq Continues To Innovate

    September 16, 2014
    For centuries, a stock market was a physical arena where buyers and sellers traded shares. Then the NASDAQ opened and changed ...
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