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  1. How Medtronic Makes Money (MDT)

    February 13, 2016
    Here's the story of an American medical device firm that covers almost every segment in medicine and recently moved to Ireland ...
  2. 3 Volatile U.S. Industries to Exploit in 2016 (VRX, IBB)

    February 13, 2016
    Read about volatile sectors in the stock market that may provide opportunities for investors in 2016, including energy, mining ...
  3. GE Vs. Honeywell International: Which is Better for My Portfolio ...

    February 13, 2016
    Learn which stock is the best investment, General Electric or Honeywell. Discover which of the two stocks is preferred by ...
  4. Top 5 Stocks Listed on the Australian Securities Exchange for ...

    February 12, 2016
    Uncover five of the stocks listed on the Australian Stock Exchange (ASX) that offer investors the highest potential for above-average ...
  5. Stocks with Big Dividend Yields: 'It's a Trap!'

    February 12, 2016
    Should you seek high yielding-dividend stocks in the current investment environment?
  6. Should You Be Betting with Buffett Right Now?

    February 12, 2016
    Following Warren Buffett's stock picks has historically been a good strategy. Is considering his biggest holdings in 2016 ...
  7. ChartAdvisor for February 12 2016 (SPY, DIA)

    February 12, 2016
    A weekly technical summary of the major U.S. indexes.
  8. Who Does Cheap Oil Benefit? See This Stock (DG)

    February 12, 2016
    Cheap oil won't benefit most companies, but this retailer might buck that trend.
  9. Is Groupon Stock Still a Raw Deal? (GRPN)

    February 12, 2016
    knowingly buying GRPN stock on such poor metrics suggests investors are the ones giving themselves a raw deal, not the company.
  10. Can Zillow Stock Ever Find Its Way Home? (Z)

    February 12, 2016
    Like other once high-flyer stocks, Zillow -- despite it's strong top-line growth -- has suffered amid the market's seemingly ...
  11. Analyzing Southwest Airlines' Market Share (LUV)

    February 12, 2016
    Learn about how Southwest Airlines has grown and continued to operate profitability despite being in a notoriously volatile ...
  12. Consumers: The Only Thing to Fear Is Fear Itself

    February 12, 2016
    U.S. retail sales rose 0.2% in January, the Commerce Department announced Friday, better than consensus expectations of ...
  13. Does Marathon's Dividend Need to Slow Down? (MPC)

    February 12, 2016
    Yield alone won't offer enough protection if the business fundamentals are suffering.
  14. Kellogg's Earnings Beat, Revenue Misses (K)

    February 12, 2016
    While growth has slowed in recent years, Kellogg is making strategic adjustments to meet the needs of its consumers.
  15. FireEye Sees Slowing Growth Ahead, Misses Revenue (FEYE)

    February 12, 2016
    The fact that this quarter was its second straight revenue miss, it's possible FireEye is struggling to grow amid stiff competition.
  16. Pandora Earnings Play a Familiar Sad Tune (P)

    February 12, 2016
    Pandora's fourth-quarter results are reminiscent of a song investors have heard before: Disappointment.
  17. Zynga Crushed on Earnings Miss, Weak Guidance (ZNGA)

    February 12, 2016
    Unless things quickly turnaround, which I don't see happening, this game is close to being over.
  18. Best Stocks to Buy for Around $1 (NXTD, MBII)

    February 12, 2016
    Watch for strong technical indicators and other positive information when considering the purchase of any stock trading in ...
  19. The 4 Best T. Rowe Price Funds for Growth Investors in 2016 (TROW)

    February 11, 2016
    Discover the four best mutual funds administered and managed by T. Rowe Price that specialize in investing in stocks of growth ...
  20. Activision Shares Fall on Weaker-Than-Expected Earnings (ATVI, ...

    February 11, 2016
    The gaming companies latest earnings have disappointed analysts and investors.
  21. 4 Stocks With Bullish Head and Shoulders Patterns for 2016 (PG, ...

    February 11, 2016
    Discover analyses of the top four stocks with bullish head and shoulders patterns forming in 2016, and learn the prices at ...
  22. The Best and Worst Performing Crude Oil ETFs (DWTI)

    February 11, 2016
    Crude oil continued its relentless slide Thursday, with West Texas Intermediate (WTI) futures touching $26.22, the lowest ...
  23. These Free Super Bowl Ads Happened (BUD)

    February 11, 2016
    The average 30-second Super Bowl cost marketers $5 million in 2016. But these companies benefited from free advertising during ...
  24. Harry Potter and the Unnecessary 8th Book

    February 11, 2016
    A "special rehearsal edition" of the recent Harry Potter play--to be released July 31 as the eighth book in the series--will ...
  25. The Top 10 Small-Cap Stocks for 2016 (ATI, ARCB)

    February 11, 2016
    Discover the top 10 small-cap stocks expected to grow in 2016, complete with summaries and growth outlooks for each company ...
  26. Equifax Beats Q4 Earnings, Credits M&A (EFX)

    February 11, 2016
    Factor in its average 12-month price target of $119, suggesting 25% gains, Equifax deserves a lot more credit for this performance.
  27. Don't Freak Out Over Black Swans; Be Prepared

    February 11, 2016
    Could 2016 be a big year for black swans? Who knows? Here's what black swans are, how they can devastate the unprepared, ...
  28. O'Reilly Earnings Driven by Strong Auto Sales (ORLY)

    February 11, 2016
    O'Reilly, one of the nation's largest auto parts retailers, seems to have both speed of revenue growth and profit momentum ...
  29. Pepsi Beats, Declares $7 Billion Dividend, Buyback (PEP)

    February 11, 2016
    Despite management's tepid guidance, Pepsi can still satisfy.
  30. 3D Systems Stock Soars on Upbeat Outlook (DDD)

    February 11, 2016
    Absent more clarity about all of fiscal 2016 and beyond, DDD stock -- despite Thursday's uptick -- remains speculative at ...
  31. Too Big to Fail Gets Its Day in Court (MET, AIG)

    February 11, 2016
    MetLife Inc. has sued the regulator in charge of the "too big to fail" designation, the Financial Stability Oversight Council.
  32. Boeing Under SEC Probe for 787, 747 Accounting

    February 11, 2016
    Boeing is under SEC investigation for accounting issue regarding 787, 747 airliners.
  33. Is It Time To Buy Emerging Markets? (EEM)

    February 11, 2016
    The majority of emerging markets are dependent on natural resources, delaying a long-term recovery until commodity markets ...
  34. Uptrending Stocks Dwindle, a Few Remain (EW, WEC, WR)

    February 11, 2016
    The number of uptrending stocks is shrinking, but here a few that remain in uptrends.
  35. Trade Setups Based on Descending Trend Channels (LBTYK, RRC)

    February 11, 2016
    These descending trend channels have provided reliable sell signals in the past, and are giving the signal again.
  36. Is It Time To Sell Technology Stocks? (LNKD, AAPL)

    February 11, 2016
    Technology stocks have taken a drubbing in recent days. Is it time to sell them?
  37. SolarCity Stock Flames Out on Weak Earnings (SCTY)

    February 11, 2016
    Investors will have to reconcile that the company's once ultra-high growth days are coming to end.
  38. Cisco Beats Earnings, Hikes Dividend (CSCO)

    February 11, 2016
    Cisco expects to remain extremely generous with its buybacks, which has fueled its strong EPS growth in the past several ...
  39. Whole Foods Earnings Half Good, Half Bad (WFM)

    February 11, 2016
    The results sent WFM stock climbing more than 4% in the after-hour session. But don't get carried away just yet.
  40. Tesla Earnings Take Backseat to 2016 Forecast (TSLA)

    February 11, 2016
    As fast as TSLA stock has risen, it can drop just as quickly, given the company's huge quarterly loss.
  41. Drone Wars: DJI Vs. Intel (INTC)

    February 11, 2016
    Find out which drone technology leaders, Intel Corporation or DJI Innovations, is most likely to emerge victorious in the ...
  42. 4 Best Drone Stocks to Invest in for 2016 (AMBA, ESLT)

    February 10, 2016
    Find out which companies' stocks are set to lead the growth of the potential $100 billion industry of drone makers in 2016 ...
  43. Bank Stocks: Time to Buy or Avoid? (WFC, JPM, C)

    February 10, 2016
    Bank stocks have been pounded. Is this the right time to buy or should they be avoided?
  44. Apple's Endgame in Giving Schools Free Stuff

    February 10, 2016
    Technology has the potential to rebuild the future and the fortunes of businesses. Apple Inc. seems to have realized it.
  45. Bill Ackman's 2 Best Investments (GGP, CP)

    February 10, 2016
    Learn about the two best investments Ackman ever made. Ackman has demonstrated a consistent track record of success in all ...
  46. The Top 4 Companies Owned By Sony (SNE, ERIC)

    February 10, 2016
    Learn how Sony Corporation became a leader entertainment. Music acts such as Beyoncé and movies such as "Spider-Man" are ...
  47. Will Market Volatility Impact M&A in 2016?

    February 10, 2016
    With global economic uncertainty and stock market volatility marking the start of 2015, analysts forecast that M&A is likely ...
  48. Regulators to Google: Robot You Can Drive My Car (GOOG, GOOGL)

    February 10, 2016
    The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has helped resolve these concerns. In a letter to Alphabet's core ...
  49. Does BlackBerry Have What It Takes To Succeed? (BBRY)

    February 10, 2016
    The last several years have been tough for BlackBerry shareholders. With the company in the midst of an attempted turnaround, ...
  50. 4 Reasons To Sell TripAdvisor (TRIP)

    February 10, 2016
    Learn about the bearish case on TripAdvisor's stock. The business is facing hurdles that include increased competition, even ...
  51. How to Find Quality Stocks Amid the Wreckage

    February 10, 2016
    Finding companies with good earnings and hitting on all cylinders in this environment, although possible, is not easy.
  52. SolarCity's Pain Spreads Across Solar Stocks (SCTY)

    February 10, 2016
    Solar stocks are falling due to a decline in SolarCity's earnings
  53. Twitter's Earnings Are Secondary to CEO Comments (TWTR)

    February 10, 2016
    How well Dorsey crafts his words Tuesday will determine the length of any lifeline the market is willing to spare.
  54. Time Warner Profits Beat, Revenue Misses (TWX)

    February 10, 2016
    On balance, Time Warner's numbers aren't as bad as the share price movement would indicate, especially when factoring Time ...
  55. How Are You Trading The Breakdown In Growth Stocks? (VOOG, IWF)

    February 10, 2016
    Based on the charts of these two ETFs, bearish traders will start turning their attention to growth stocks.
  56. Analyzing Sirius XM's Return on Equity (ROE) (SIRI)

    February 10, 2016
    Learn more about the Sirius XM's overall 2015 performance, return on equity performance and future predictions for the company's ...
  57. Adobe Systems: A Company In Transition (ADBE)

    February 10, 2016
    Adobe Systems is undergoing a major change to its business model. We take a look at its strategy, challenges, and performance.
  58. Disney Stock Moves Lower on ESPN Weakness (DIS)

    February 10, 2016
    With ESPN's costs projected to rise by some $750 million in fiscal 2017 and $280 million in fiscal 2018, Disney's profit ...
  59. Coca-Cola Beats Earnings Despite 14% Drop In Profits (KO)

    February 10, 2016
    While KO shares won't move sharply to an upside on these numbers, the downside -- for now -- seems limited.
  60. CVS Posts Healthy profit, Affirms 2016 Guidance (CVS)

    February 10, 2016
    With health care costs on the rise, climbing by average of 4% in 2015, CVS is putting its own money to work to position itself ...
  61. Wendy's Beats 4Q Earnings Forecasts (WEN)

    February 10, 2016
    With WEN stock down some 10% year to date and 10% over the past year, now's the time to bite into one of the better run restaurant ...
  62. TMT Case Study: Comparing the Market to the FANGs (FB, GOOGL)

    February 10, 2016
    The FANGs, have surged past the broader market in recent years, becoming much more than what they started their lives as: ...
  63. Twitter: A Company in Search of a Turnaround Story (TWTR)

    February 10, 2016
    Will Twitter's most recent earnings report bring good news to the company's investors?
  64. Elliott Management: An Activist Investor Analysis (HES, CTXS)

    February 10, 2016
    Learn about the activist investor strategies used by Elliott Management. Read about the fund's positions in Hess Corp., Citrix ...
  65. The Top 3 Small Cap Hardware Stocks for 2016 (AMD, TIVO)

    February 10, 2016
    Learn about the three growth segments and the top three small-cap stocks that could bolster your portfolio regardless of ...
  66. The 5 Best Stocks That Pay Monthly Dividends (PSEC, LTC)

    February 9, 2016
    Get the scoop on five of the best stocks that pay regular monthly dividends, offering investors looking for regular income ...
  67. The Top Rated Dividend Paying Stocks for 2016 (ABBV, BA)

    February 9, 2016
    Discover five of the top-rated stocks that pay investors solid dividends that you may want to consider adding to your investment ...
  68. Will Virtusa Corporation's Stock Keep Chugging in 2016? (VRTU)

    February 9, 2016
    Read a thorough review and analysis of Virtusa Corporation's stock looking to project how well the stock is likely to perform ...
  69. The Top 5 Platinum Penny Stocks for 2016 (PLG, XPL)

    February 9, 2016
    Examine five penny stocks in the platinum mining business that investors may wish to consider adding to their investment ...
  70. Analyzing Porter's Five Forces on JPMorgan Chase (JPM)

    February 9, 2016
    Examine the major money-center bank holding firm, JPMorgan Chase & Company, from the perspective of Porter's five forces ...
  71. Alcatel-Lucent Is Bringing G.fast Technology to Taiwan (ALU, ...

    February 9, 2016
    Learn more about the world's first commercial deployment of G.fast broadband access technology in a partnership between Alcatel-Lucent ...
  72. Is Morningstar’s Star System An Effective Ranking Tool? (MORN)

    February 9, 2016
    Learn why Morningstar's star rating system is not always a great predictor of future performance, and why investors should ...
  73. The Top 5 Oil and Gas Stocks for 2016 (XOM, BP)

    February 9, 2016
    Read detailed analyses of the top five oil and gas stocks, and learn why they may be poised to rise in 2016 after a dismal ...
  74. Exxon Mobil Shares to Trade Ex-Dividend (XOM)

    February 9, 2016
    With no near-term growth catalysts, XOM stock -- beyond the dividend -- might be dead money for a while.
  75. United States Steel to Trade Ex-Dividend (X)

    February 9, 2016
    Absent higher steel demand and improving commodity prices, U.S. Steel, even with its solid yield, isn't a value.
  76. Will Apple's New Corporate Cloud Strategy Bear Fruit? (AAPL, ...

    February 9, 2016
    With some $216 billion in cash on its balance sheet, Apple can afford tons of talent, if not buy its way into the cloud via ...
  77. Top 5 Stocks Traded in the U.S. (GE, BAC)

    February 9, 2016
    Learn about the top stocks traded in the United States in terms of average daily trading volume: GE, Apple, Bank of America, ...
  78. Company Overview: Qlogic (QLGC)

    February 9, 2016
    Learn more about the world's leading manufacturer of Fibre Channel network adapters, a key component in high-speed corporate ...
  79. Watch This ETF For Signs Of A Reversal (BCX)

    February 9, 2016
    Trying to determine if the commodity markets are ready for a bounce? Take a look at the analysis of this ETF to find out ...
  80. Tesla Stock Drives Off a Cliff (TSLA)

    February 9, 2016
    While consumers may soon be able to afford the Tesla of their dreams, it's going to be a bumpy ride for Tesla shareholders.
  81. What You Can Learn from Carl Icahn's Mistakes

    February 9, 2016
    Carl Icahn has been a stellar performer in the investment world for decades, but following his lead these days could be dangerous. ...
  82. Why Wal-Mart Stores Inc's Latest Closures Matter Less Than You ...

    February 9, 2016
    Wal-Mart Stores Inc closed hundreds of stores in January 2016—a move which should reassure investors, not scare them away.
  83. Wal-Mart's Biggest Liability: Labor Costs (WMT)

    February 9, 2016
    Wal-Mart's biggest expense is its labor and the retailer needs to take serious action to reduce this cost.
  84. Is now the time to buy into the future of cars? (TSLA)

    February 9, 2016
    Tesla will release earnings tomorrow after market close. Analysts are divided on the stock, but this bull makes the case ...
  85. GoPro Shares Rise 10% on Acquisition Talks (GPRO, MSFT)

    February 9, 2016
    It seems the market is excited about the possibility that another management team can revive GoPro.
  86. Where Does Red Hat Fit In Your Portfolio? (RHT)

    February 9, 2016
    Don't touch the RHT stock until a clearer sign of a bottom emerges. I'll let you know when I see it.
  87. An Apple a Day Keeps the Losses Away? (AAPL)

    February 9, 2016
    The market seems to have forgotten about Apple's iPhone weakness in favor of its cash and the safety that comes with it.
  88. Boeing Stock to Trade Ex-Dividend (BA)

    February 9, 2016
    Patient investors, who don't mind some near-term turbulence, can do well here.
  89. Facebook Gets No Like From India (FB)

    February 9, 2016
    Facebook may need to get more diplomatic and get everyone -- even its detractors -- on its side.
  90. Google CEO Receives $199 Million in Stock (GOOG, GOOGL)

    February 9, 2016
    The CEO of Alphabet Inc.'s core search unit Google received around $199 million in restricted stock in on February 3, according ...
  91. Analyzing Dish Network's Return on Equity (ROE) (DISH, TWC)

    February 9, 2016
    Analyze Dish Network's return on equity (ROE), understand why it has vacillated so greatly in recent years and learn what ...
  92. JCPenney's Path To Profitability (JCP)

    February 9, 2016
    Learn about what J.C. Penney's management team has been doing to profitably grow its business as the company recovers from ...
  93. Hillary Clinton's Liberal Orthodoxy

    February 9, 2016
    Clinton's economic agenda laid out in July is divided into three broad groups: strong growth, fair growth and long-term growth. ...
  94. If You Had Invested Right After Berkshire Hathaway's IPO (BRK.A)

    February 9, 2016
    Learn how much you would now have if you had invested right after Berkshire Hathaway's IPO, and find out the classes of shares ...
  95. 3 Chip Makers Betting on the Drone Industry in 2016 (INTC, QCOM)

    February 9, 2016
    Find out which of the big chip makers are betting heavily on a burgeoning consumer drone market that could be the next big ...
  96. Is Now the Right Time to Buy Coty? (COTY)

    February 8, 2016
    Find out whether fragrance and color cosmetics powerhouse Coty deserves a place in your portfolio. Will recent acquisitions ...
  97. The Top 5 Large Cap Core ETFs for 2016 (VUG, SPLV)

    February 8, 2016
    Look out for these five ETFs in 2016, and learn why investors should closely watch how the Federal Reserve moves heading ...
  98. LinkedIn's Drop Was Deserved and May Get Worse (LNKD, FB)

    February 8, 2016
    Not only is LinkedIn's punishment deserved, my guess is LNKD shares may bottom out at $85 to $90 once the market connects ...
  99. Credit Suisse Losses: Indicating Bigger Trouble? (CS)

    February 8, 2016
    The banking sector's dependence on the energy sector is just one of many factors that have experts worried about the banking ...
  100. The Top 4 Large Cap Restaurant Stocks for 2016 (SBUX, MCD)

    February 8, 2016
    Learn about the top four large-cap restaurant stocks for 2016 and economic factors that could impact the industry over the ...
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