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  1. The World's Top 10 Hardware Companies (AAPL,IBM)

    January 27, 2016
    Learn more about the companies leading the way in the hardware industry and how some are riding the coattails of giants such ...
  2. Analyzing Porter's Five Forces on Electronic Arts (EA)

    January 27, 2016
    Explore Porter's Five Forces as they apply to video game producer Electronic Arts; learn which external forces pose the biggest ...
  3. The Top 5 Mid-Cap Semiconductor Stocks for 2016 (CAVM,CY)

    January 26, 2016
    Five semiconductor companies that show great promise for 2016 in terms of new innovative products, financial stability, and ...
  4. 4 High-Growth Stocks to Buy in 2016 (SGEN,GPRO)

    January 26, 2016
    As many investors begin reviewing and rebalancing their portfolios in the new year, learn about these stocks that could deliver ...
  5. 4 Utilities Stocks for Income Seekers in 2016 (BCE,AES)

    January 26, 2016
    Discover four diversified electricity utility companies that have stable cash flows and provide high dividend yields for ...
  6. 3 Defense Stocks To Consider in 2016 (HII,BA)

    January 26, 2016
    Learn about the global facts that are leading the revival of defense spending in 2016 and which three defense stocks look ...
  7. McDonald's Stock: A Dividend Analysis (MCD)

    January 26, 2016
    Learn about the strength of McDonald's annual dividend through an analysis of its financial statements and several financial ...
  8. The 3 Best Low Volatility Strategies for 2016 (ACWV,OEUR)

    January 26, 2016
    Learn about low-volatility ETFs, how they can protect your portfolio during times of uncertainty and their ability to provide ...
  9. Adidas Vs. Nike Vs. Under Armour: Which for 2016? (NKE,UA)

    January 26, 2016
    Learn about the players in the athletic apparel industry by reviewing key financial data and plans to determine which ones ...
  10. Verizon Quickens the Pace of Wireless Innovation with 5G Technology ...

    January 26, 2016
    Read about Verizon Communications' plans to develop and deploy a 5G mobile network years before industry experts thought ...
  11. Johnson & Johnson's Q4 Profit Boosted By Drug Sales

    January 26, 2016
    Assuming JNJ can achieve its target cost savings of some $1 billion in the next two years, JNJ stock -- needing a shot in ...
  12. The Top 5 Micro Cap Healthcare Stocks for 2016 (FONR,AGTC)

    January 26, 2016
    Learn about the health care sector's performance since the bull market began and five micro-cap health care stocks to watch ...
  13. 3M Beats Q4 Profit Estimates: Tale of the Tape

    January 26, 2016
    Despite the earnings beat, these results likely won't move the needle that drastically for 3M shares.
  14. Bristol-Myers' Earnings Forecasts a Healthy Dose of Growth

    January 26, 2016
    You'd be hard-pressed to find a hotter health care stock with Bristol Myers' drug pipeline combined with its consistent execution. ...
  15. Star Wars Toys: Is The Tail Wagging The Dog?

    January 26, 2016
    With $700 million in Star Wars toys sold in less than a month. Has the success of the merchandise become the proverbial "tail ...
  16. 3 Media Properties Owned by Univision

    January 26, 2016
    An overview of three companies that are owned by Univision Communications.
  17. Johnson-Tyco Merger Is Pure Inversion

    January 26, 2016
    American conglomerate Johnson Controls Inc (JCI) plans to merge with Ireland-based Tyco International (TYC) in an inversion ...
  18. The Top 5 Morgan Stanley Funds for Retirement Diversification ...

    January 26, 2016
    Learn how to use mutual funds from Morgan Stanley to create a high-growth retirement savings portfolio with global diversification.
  19. 3 Changes to Watch at Sony (SNE)

    January 26, 2016
    Learn how Sony's restructuring has returned the company to profitability, and what signs to watch for to see if Sony can ...
  20. The Top 5 Hartford Funds for Retirement Diversification in 2 ...

    January 26, 2016
    Discover five mutual funds from The Hartford Funds that create a well balanced and profitable base for your retirement savings ...
  21. The Top 5 Small Cap Restaurant Stocks for 2016 (BLMN,DENN)

    January 26, 2016
    Learn about the market conditions that could help continue pushing restaurant stocks higher in 2016 and the five small-cap ...
  22. Making Money Off Your GoPro Videos (GPRO)

    January 26, 2016
    Find out how to make money from your GoPro videos. The company offers a licensing platform that allows entrepreneurs to sell ...
  23. 5 'Boring' Dividend Stocks for a Market Sell-off

    January 26, 2016
    Finding the right dividend stocks for bear markets isn't about seeking the highest yield. Instead, consider these five fiscally-solid ...
  24. The Top 5 Technology Penny Stocks for 2016 (QTM,AMKR)

    January 26, 2016
    Discover why the technology sector is vital to investors, and learn more about five of the most promising technology penny ...
  25. Apple's First-Quarter Results: The Mother of All Earnings

    January 26, 2016
    The fact that the market as a whole is becoming more realistic about Apple's growth can benefit the company long term.
  26. Apple Earnings: iPhone vs the Global Economy

    January 26, 2016
    Analysts expect Apple to beat their expectations and report profits once again. But the more important question weighing ...
  27. Russia Says Oil Price Is "Wrong"

    January 26, 2016
    Even as oil storage capacity nears maximum, there are hints that energy cartel OPEC may receive unexpected support from Russia, ...
  28. The Biggest Risks of Investing in Altria Stock (MO)

    January 26, 2016
    Learn the biggest risks to Altria Group stock through fundamental analysis. Also discover what external risks pose a threat ...
  29. 3 Ways GoldCorp Inc. Can Rebound from Low Gold Prices (GG)

    January 26, 2016
    Learn three factors that could result in Goldcorp's stock rebounding off of lows even as gold prices remain at their lowest ...
  30. Defined Ranges In Soft Commodities Present Opportunities

    January 26, 2016
    Based on the defined ranges shown on the charts of several soft commodities, now could be the time to watch this group for ...
  31. 2016's Most Promising Stocks (INTC, IBM)

    January 26, 2016
    Learn about the most promising stocks of 2016 and the potential they hold to bring investors safe and reliable gains over ...
  32. The Top 4 Dividend Paying Natural Gas Stocks for 2016 (NGG, SGI)

    January 26, 2016
    Learn about the top four dividend-paying natural gas-related stocks and why their stock prices and dividends may be poised ...
  33. Wingstop Inc: How It's Fared Since the 2015 IPO (WING)

    January 26, 2016
    Track the performance of Wingstop shares since the company's 2015 IPO, and learn how you would have fared had you invested ...
  34. Analyzing Cisco's Return on Equity (ROE) (CSCO)

    January 26, 2016
    Learn about Cisco's ROE and see how the company's most recent results compare to historical results and large-cap networking ...
  35. How BlackRock Became a Mammoth Asset Manager

    January 26, 2016
    The rise and continued growth of BlackRock, the world's largest investment firm.
  36. The Top 5 Micro Cap Technology Stocks for 2016 (IGLD,NCIT)

    January 26, 2016
    Learn about how the technology sector has performed over the past several years and the top five micro cap technology stocks ...
  37. Sprint Slashes 2,500 Jobs, 7% of Staff, to Lower Costs

    January 26, 2016
    Investors are worried at the implied lack of confidence in Sprint's current operating structure.
  38. Microsoft's Earnings Are All About Cloud Momentum

    January 26, 2016
    As long as Microsoft's cloud momentum exists, investors won't mind paying a higher multiple for its shares.
  39. The Top 5 Utility Penny Stocks for 2016 (FTR,TAC)

    January 26, 2016
    Discover five utility penny stocks of companies that are in the business of providing various water, electricity and phone ...
  40. Analyzing Porter's Five Forces on Verizon (VZ)

    January 26, 2016
    Examine Verizon's position in the wireless service industry by considering Porter's Five Forces and determining the company's ...
  41. Oracle Stock: A Dividend Analysis (ORCL)

    January 25, 2016
    Discover an analysis of Oracle's dividend policy and dividend ratios, which may indicate it is poised to continue raising ...
  42. McGraw Hill Financial: An Activist Investment Analysis (MHFI, ...

    January 25, 2016
    Learn about the high-profile split between McGraw Hill Financial and McGraw Hill Education, and how a few activist investors ...
  43. 3 Industrial Stocks for Income Seekers in 2016 (CAT, BA)

    January 25, 2016
    Learn about why the industrial sector may be ideal for income generation, and find out what should be the industrial stocks ...
  44. Marriott International Vs. Starwood Hotel & Resorts (MAR, HOT)

    January 25, 2016
    Learn the differences and similarities between Marriott International and Starwood Hotels and Resorts. Marriott agreed to ...
  45. The 3 Best Frontier Markets Index Funds (FM)

    January 25, 2016
    Discover how you can get immediate exposure to frontier-market equities by investing in one of the top exchange-traded funds ...
  46. Will "FANG" Stocks Outperform in 2016?

    January 25, 2016
    Facebook held the most bullish accumulation-distribution pattern into year’s end, telling investors to focus on this issue ...
  47. Why You Should Be Buying Stocks, Not Going to Cash

    January 25, 2016
    Hedge fund managers are buying up the shares of big companies. What do the managers know that we don't?
  48. 4 Ways Best Buy is Collaborating With Apple to Boost Revenue ...

    January 25, 2016
    Look at Best Buy's strong collaboration with Apple, including the rollout of the Apple Watch at all 1,050 Best Buy locations ...
  49. The Long and Short of Trading Oil ETFs/ETNs (UWTI)

    January 25, 2016
    Here are several oil ETFs to consider for both shorts and longs.
  50. Will Twitter Finally Reward Investors In 2016?

    January 25, 2016
    There are still few signs that Twitter is ready to turn the corner and reward new shareholders.
  51. The Top 5 Restaurant Penny Stocks for 2016 (SAUC, GTIM)

    January 25, 2016
    Take a look at five restaurant stocks that are trading below $5 heading into 2016. These penny stocks could produce sizable ...
  52. Avoid These Stock at All Costs Right Now (TWTR)

    January 25, 2016
    If you bet on these stocks to appreciate over the next year, then you're gambling. There are much easier (and safer) ways ...
  53. Apple Paid $1 Billion By Google For Default Search Status

    January 25, 2016
    This revenue-sharing agreement demonstrates the power of the iPhone and -- to some extent -- how dependent Google has become ...
  54. Can Oil Sink More? Experts Give Mixed Opinions

    January 25, 2016
    Plummeting oil prices are the gift that keeps on giving. Not. BlackRock's Larry Fink is among those who say we haven't hit ...
  55. Did Google Ever Leave China? (GOOG)

    January 25, 2016
    Look at Alphabet's ongoing business in China via its Google Analytics service despite the firewall blockage of Google Search, ...
  56. McDonald's Earnings Powered by All-Day Breakfast

    January 25, 2016
    While valuation concerns will remain, McDonald's appear in better hands, making it tough to bet against the momentum its ...
  57. Amazon Financing Now in the U.K.: Is America Next?

    January 25, 2016
    Amazon has unveiled a great credit product in the U.K. Will America be the next country to have access to this financing ...
  58. The World's Top 10 Restaurant Companies (MCD,SBUX)

    January 25, 2016
    Read about the world's top 10 restaurant companies, complete with a brief summary of each and its corresponding ticker symbol.
  59. 3 Consumer Stocks for Income Seekers in 2016 (AAPL, CALM)

    January 25, 2016
    Learn about the current environment facing consumer stocks and where to search for yield and capital gains within the consumer ...
  60. Watch For Stock Breakouts Here

    January 25, 2016
    Four stocks with potential breakouts across various time frames and pattern.
  61. Return on Brokerage Client Assets: A Look at Morgan Stanley

    January 25, 2016
    Revenues and profits in securities brokerage and wealth management are driven by the return on client's assets. We explain ...
  62. Why DR Horton Looks Inviting Ahead of Earnings

    January 25, 2016
    Assuming its ASP continues to climb, DHI stock should reach $32 some time in 2016, delivering 20% gains.
  63. Halliburton Q4 Earnings: Buy Now, Profit Later

    January 25, 2016
    With HAL shares priced at discounted levels, patience remains the best strategy.
  64. Assessing DuPont's Growth Formula Ahead of Earnings

    January 25, 2016
    Assuming accelerated cost-cutting and reduced operating expenses, it's reasonable to forecast 2016 EPS to reach levels of ...
  65. Buy Johnson & Johnson Ahead of Q4 Earnings

    January 25, 2016
    With JNJ looking to grow its operating margins by trimming some fat, this makes the stock, which pays 3.08% annual yield, ...
  66. Have Apple's iCar Ambitions Run Too Fast?

    January 25, 2016
    With some $206 million in cash on Apple's balance sheet, why not just acquire Tesla, which has a market cap of $26 billion, ...
  67. GE's Q4 Results Disappoint, but Patience Is Needed

    January 25, 2016
    Patience is still the best way to play GE, especially with its plans to return $26 billion in cash to shareholders combined ...
  68. Twitter CEO Confirms Departure of 4 Top Execs

    January 25, 2016
    The idea of TWTR stock, absent an acquisition, entering single-digit territory is more of reality than before.
  69. The Top 5 Small Cap Software Stocks for 2016 (MOBL,OPWR)

    January 25, 2016
    Watch for bargains among small-cap software stocks by following their share price performances for signals of strength during ...
  70. All That Glitters Does Not Belong in an IRA

    January 25, 2016
    Gold can be an attractive investment given its meteoric rise. But those wanting it within their IRA must look at some of ...
  71. Facebook Sports Eyes Super Bowl-Sized Growth

    January 25, 2016
    Facebook stock represents tremendous value, especially given its sustained earnings growth power.
  72. Qualcomm Shows Signs of Life Ahead of Q4 Earnings

    January 25, 2016
    Qualcomm's 2016 business outlook Wednesday may offer an upside surprise to share price.
  73. Starbuck Blames Paris Attacks for Poor Euro Area Sales

    January 25, 2016
    Despite exceptional growth in the the U.S., Seattle-based coffee chain Starbucks Corp. (SBUX) has posted weak second quarter ...
  74. Johnson & Johnson P/E Ratio: A Quick Analysis

    January 24, 2016
    Calculating and analyzing Johnson and Johnson's P/E Ratio.
  75. Analyzing Chipotle's Return on Equity (CMG)

    January 23, 2016
    Learn about Chipotle's return on equity (ROE), read about restaurant closures and Chipotle's E.coli outbreak, and gain knowledge ...
  76. Crude Tankers: The Business of Transporting Oil

    January 23, 2016
    An analysis of the crude tanker industry, factors affecting the business and historic performance.
  77. A Look Into Alibaba's Main Competitor: JD.com (BABA, JD)

    January 23, 2016
    Read about China's two largest e-commerce companies, and learn about some operational developments that are slowly bringing ...
  78. Warren Buffett's 2015 Portfolio Report Card (BRK.B, WMT)

    January 22, 2016
    Learn how Warren Buffett's portfolio performed in 2015. Read about an unusual position Berkshire Hathaway took in Phillips ...
  79. B/E Aerospace: An Activist Investment Analysis (BEAV)

    January 22, 2016
    Find out how activist investment fund Relational Investors forced B/E Aerospace to split up, only to pull out after founder ...
  80. How Will Rate Hikes Impact The Banking Sector?

    January 22, 2016
    Banks traditionally rally in a rising rate environment but it may be different this time around.
  81. 5 Penny Stocks to Watch in 2016 (ZIXI, AMRS)

    January 22, 2016
    Discover five of the most promising penny stocks that investors may wish to consider adding to their investment portfolios ...
  82. China Loves Starbucks

    January 22, 2016
    China's growth may be slowing, but Starbucks in China is on a meteoric rise. This is why.
  83. ChartAdvisor for January, 22 2016

    January 22, 2016
    A weekly technical summary of the major U.S. indexes.
  84. Are Brick and Mortar Retailers Headed Into Bear Markets?

    January 22, 2016
    The online sales revolution has altered the playing field for brick and mortar retailers, placing them at a disadvantage ...
  85. Analyzing Wal-Mart's Return on Equity (WMT)

    January 22, 2016
    Understand how Wal-Mart has maintained steady return on equity in recent years as its revenue and net income consistently ...
  86. Twitter in the Crosshairs

    January 22, 2016
    Twitter has been under increasing pressure over past few weeks, with stocks reaching all time lows this week
  87. The Top 5 Real Estate ETFs for 2016

    January 22, 2016
    Five highly liquid REIT funds offer investors a wide variety of choices but pay attention to expense ratios, which vary greatly ...
  88. The Top 4 Ivy Funds for Retirement Diversification in 2016 (WDR)

    January 22, 2016
    Discover four Ivy Funds for diversification of retirement savings. Create a conservative and profitable portfolio using award-winning ...
  89. Verizon Stock: A Dividend Analysis (VZ)

    January 22, 2016
    Learn about the stability and sustainability of Verizon's dividend and discover which financial statement line items help ...
  90. IBM Isn't Worried About Its Stock Tanking. This Is Why.

    January 22, 2016
    IBM is experiencing a dearth of revenue growth and earnings performance as its older business channels die on the vine. The ...
  91. 2016's Most Promising ETFs (VWO, XLF)

    January 22, 2016
    Find out the details about five of the most promising ETFs, drawn from a variety of market sectors, for investors to consider ...
  92. Analyzing Twitter's Return on Equity (ROE) (TWTR)

    January 22, 2016
    Learn about Twitter's negative return on equity since its initial public offering (IPO) and how it compares to other social ...
  93. Should You Go Short or Long Oil with ETFs?

    January 22, 2016
    If you want to go long or short oil consider these ETFs. But either way, use caution.
  94. Why You Should Always Bet on Netflix (NFLX, AMZN)

    January 22, 2016
    Netflix might take a hit in the near future due to market pressures, but savvy investors should have it on their watch list. ...
  95. The Top 5 Copper Stocks for 2016 (TSX, FCX)

    January 22, 2016
    Discover five copper miners most likely to see positive results in 2016 and beyond even as low prices spread challenges throughout ...
  96. State Street: An Activist Investment Analysis (STT)

    January 22, 2016
    Read about the high-stakes showdown between State Street Corporation and activist Trian Fund Management, who felt shareholders ...
  97. 4 Tech Stocks for Income Seekers in 2016 (QCOM, CSCO)

    January 22, 2016
    Discover four stocks of technology companies that offer attractive dividend yields for investors interested in both capital ...
  98. Novartis Stock: A Dividend Analysis (NVS)

    January 21, 2016
    Discover a detailed analysis of the dividend policy of Novartis AG, and learn about its financials, growth rates, and dividend ...
  99. Nike Stock: A Dividend Analysis (NKE)

    January 21, 2016
    Learn about Nike and its dividend policy, and discover a detailed analysis of its financial statements, growth rates and ...
  100. The Top 5 Small-Cap Alternative Energy Stocks for 2016 (CSIQ, ...

    January 21, 2016
    Learn about the top five small-cap alternative energy stocks for 2016 with analysis of their different business fundamentals ...
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