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  1. ETF Analysis: WisdomTree International LargeCp Div

    September 4, 2015
    Learn more about the WisdomTree International LargeCap Dividend fund, an income-based international equities ETF that focuses ...
  2. ChartAdvisor for September 4 2015

    September 4, 2015
    Weekly technical summary of the major U.S. indexes.
  3. Intel Bets Big on Quantum Computing

    September 4, 2015
    Computers capable of "learning" to manage the unprecedented amount of data collected today, the associated analytics required, ...
  4. Rio Tinto Legal Net Snares Big 4 Accounting Firm

    September 4, 2015
    Don't get on the wrong side of mining giant Rio Tinto (NYSE: RIO). In the long-running dispute over the vast iron ore deposit ...
  5. Nucor Approves Stock Buyback After Recent Sell-Off

    September 4, 2015
    One month ago, steel mini-mill operator Nucor (NYSE: NUE) turned in an earnings report that showed it earning 15% less during ...
  6. Netflix Viewers Love the Original Content

    September 4, 2015
    Despite the overall weakness in the market, Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX) shareholders have avoided much of the pain felt by many ...
  7. Why Altria and Reynolds Will Save Billions

    September 4, 2015
    U.S. tobacco companies stand to save billions of dollars soon, thanks to the expiration of the Tobacco Transition Payment ...
  8. ETF Analysis: United States Gasoline Fund

    September 4, 2015
    Learn about the United States Gasoline Fund, the characteristics of the exchange-traded fund, and the suitability and recommendations ...
  9. ETF Analysis: United States 12 Month Oil

    September 4, 2015
    Find out more information about the United States 12 Month Oil ETF, and explore detailed analysis of the characteristics, ...
  10. BlackBerry Makes Bold Bet on Security Business

    September 4, 2015
    While BlackBerry (NASDAQ: BBRY) gets most of its media coverage for its handset business, that division has not been the ...
  11. ETF Analysis: ProShares Ultra Nasdaq Biotechnology

    September 4, 2015
    Find out information about the ProShares Ultra Nasdaq Biotechnology exchange-traded fund, and learn detailed analysis of ...
  12. Infloblox Trades Down After Q4 2015 Report

    September 4, 2015
    On Thursday, network control solutions provider Infoblox (NYSE: BLOX) released fourth quarter and full-year fiscal 2015 ...
  13. The Fresh Market Takes Stock With New CEO

    September 4, 2015
    For nearly eight long months, natural foods grocer The Fresh Market (NYSE: TFM) has been without a permanent chief executive ...
  14. Vera Bradley Jumps on Turnaround Hopes

    September 4, 2015
    Shares of Vera Bradley (NASDAQ: VRA) recently surged after the company reported second quarter earnings which topped analyst ...
  15. Avago Technologies Lifts Its Dividend by 5%

    September 4, 2015
    The dividend train at analog semiconductor giant Avago Technologies (NASDAQ: AVGO) keeps rolling merrily along. As is its ...
  16. Top 6 Car Insurance Companies in New York

    September 4, 2015
    Read about the top private auto insurers licensed to operate in New York, and learn about recent trends in market share among ...
  17. ETF Analysis: Direxion Daily S&P Biotech Bull 3X

    September 4, 2015
    Learn more about the Direxion Daily S&P Biotech Bull 3x exchange-traded fund, a new triple-leveraged ETF tracking biotechnology ...
  18. ETF Analysis: First Trust Health Care AlphaDEX

    September 4, 2015
    Learn more about the First Trust Health Care AlphaDEX exchange-traded fund, an indexed fund that uses an advanced stock selection ...
  19. Two Great Currencies To Profit From Oil Volatility

    September 3, 2015
    U.S. dollar crosses with Canadian and Australian dollars offer easy access to crude oil trends due to their tight correlation ...
  20. ETF Analysis: PowerShares FTSE RAFI Emerging Mkts

    September 3, 2015
    Learn more about the PowerShares FTSE RAFI Emerging Markets ETF, a fundamentally weighted fund that tracks emerging market ...
  21. General Mills Goes Small With Sale of Green Giant

    September 3, 2015
    Growing consumer aversion to processed and packaged foods continues to take its toll on cereal maker General Mills (NYSE: ...
  22. ETF Analysis: iShares Cali AMT-Free Muni Bond

    September 3, 2015
    Learn more about the iShares California AMT-Free Municipal Bond exchange-traded fund, a popular tax-advantaged ETF that dominates ...
  23. Qihoo 360 Trades Sideways After Big Earnings Beat

    September 3, 2015
    Shares of Qihoo 360 (NASDAQ: QIHU) initially saw gains after the company released its second quarter 2015 earnings report ...
  24. Lannett Makes a $1.2 Billion Acqusition

    September 3, 2015
    Generic drugs producer Lannett (NYSE: LCI) is adding a new asset to its portfolio. The company announced this week that ...
  25. 10 Major Companies Tied to the Apple Supply Chain

    September 3, 2015
    Apple has one of the best supply-chain models. Here are some of the top businesses involved, and the benefits and challenges ...
  26. Get a Polaris ATV When Stocking Up at Costco

    September 3, 2015
    Polaris Industries (NYSE: PII) must be reaping benefits from its partnership with Costco (NASDAQ: COST), because the powersports ...
  27. CVS Ban on Cigarette Sales Led to Less Smoking

    September 3, 2015
    About a year ago, CVS Health (NYSE: CVS) made a bold decision to stop selling cigarettes in its stores. The move was controversial ...
  28. ETF Analysis: SPDR S&P Emerging Markets Dividend

    September 3, 2015
    Learn more about the SDPR S&P Emerging Markets Dividend Fund, a yield-focused exchange-traded fund tracking global emerging ...
  29. ETF Analysis: First Trust Dow Jones Global Sel Div

    September 3, 2015
    Find out about the First Trust Dow Jones Global Select Dividend Index Fund, and learn detailed information about characteristics ...
  30. ETF Analysis: U.S 12 Month Natural Gas

    September 3, 2015
    Learn about the United States 12 Month Natural Gas Fund, an exchange-traded fund that invests in 12-month futures contracts ...
  31. ETF Analysis: iShares Floating Rate Bond

    September 3, 2015
    Explore detailed analysis and information of the iShares Floating Rate Bond ETF, and learn how to use this ETF as a defense ...
  32. Netflix Stock Tumbling

    September 3, 2015
    Shares of Netflix, the popular video streaming service provider, plunged by roughly 13% in the week starting August 31, 2 ...
  33. ETF Analysis: ProShares UltraPro Short S&P500

    September 3, 2015
    Find out information about the ProShares UltraPro Short S&P 500 exchange-traded fund, and learn detailed analysis of its ...
  34. ETF Analysis: SPDR Barclays Investment Grd Fl Rt

    September 3, 2015
    Learn more about the SPDR Barclays Investment Grade Floating Rate Fund, which tracks an index of highly rated floating debt ...
  35. ETF Analysis: ALPS Medical Breakthroughs

    September 3, 2015
    Learn more about a unique and innovative exchange-traded fund (ETF) in the biotechnology industry: the ALPS Medical Breakthroughs ...
  36. ETF Analysis: iShares US Healthcare

    September 3, 2015
    Learn about the iShares U.S. Healthcare exchange-traded fund, which invests in a wide range of health care providers, hospitals ...
  37. The 5 Biggest Chinese Natural Gas Companies

    September 3, 2015
    Read about the top five Chinese natural gas companies as measured by gas production volume and learn a little more about ...
  38. Top 5 Japan Mutual Funds

    September 3, 2015
    Discover five of the most popular and best-performing mutual funds offering investors direct exposure to equities of Japanese ...
  39. Top 5 Car Insurance Companies in Texas

    September 3, 2015
    Examine the five biggest automobile insurance companies operating in the state of Texas, ranked based on market share in ...
  40. 4 Networking Stocks that You Must Own

    September 3, 2015
    Understand how networking stocks fit into the technology sector. Learn about four leading networking companies that investors ...
  41. ETF Analysis: BioShares Biotechnology Clinical Trials

    September 3, 2015
    Learn more about the BioShares Biotechnology Clinical Trials Fund, a new and innovative fund focusing on breakthroughs in ...
  42. ETF Analysis: First Trust NYSE Arca Biotech

    September 3, 2015
    Learn more about the First Trust NYSE Arca Biotechnology Fund, a highly rated exchange-traded fund in the biotech space.
  43. ETF Analysis: PowerShares KBW Bank

    September 3, 2015
    Consider an examination and analysis of the PowerShares KBW Bank Portfolio ETF, considered one of the primary financial sector ...
  44. Why You Should Buy In Gentrifying Neighborhoods 

    September 3, 2015
    Living in a gentrifying area has many benefits, not least of which is a property's investment potential.
  45. ETF Analysis: Direxion Daily Financial Bull 3X

    September 3, 2015
    Obtain a thorough review and analysis of the Direxion Daily Financial Bull 3X fund, a leveraged ETF that tracks the performance ...
  46. 3 Ways to Trade the Rising Volatility

    September 2, 2015
    With volatility increasing in the markets, many are turning to these three volatility-capturing exchange-traded products.
  47. ETF Analysis: iShares US Basic Materials

    September 2, 2015
    Learn about the iShares US Basic Materials exchange-traded fund, which invests in the equities of chemicals, metals and industrial ...
  48. Big Double Top Patterns On the Verge of Breaking

    September 2, 2015
    These stocks have created big double top chart patterns, and are on the verge of breaking the patterns to the downside--a ...
  49. Analyzing The 5 Most Liquid Commodity Futures

    September 2, 2015
    Crude oil leads the pack as the most liquid commodity futures market, followed by corn and natural gas.
  50. ETF Analysis: Ultra Oil & Gas

    September 2, 2015
    Find out more about the ProShares Ultra Oil & Gas exchange-traded fund, the characteristics of the ETF and the suitability ...
  51. CBS Plans to Stream More NFL Games This Season

    September 2, 2015
    CBS (NYSE: CBS) plans to recoup some of the $1 billion its pays for rights to air National Football League games by trying ...
  52. Sony Hopes to Right the Ship With New Smartphones

    September 2, 2015
    The good news from Sony's (NYSE: SNE) recently reported second quarter was its nearly 40% jump in operating income and more ...
  53. Slim Sales May Cause Campbell Soup to Boil Over

    September 2, 2015
    Maybe Campbell Soup (NYSE: CPB) was just ahead of its time when it put its iconic mascots on a diet a few years ago, slimming ...
  54. Pumpkin Is Back to Spice Up Dunkin' Donuts Sales

    September 2, 2015
    The addition of pumpkin-based products to the Dunkin' Donuts (NASDAQ: DNKN) menu has become a sign of the end of summer. ...
  55. Dollar Tree Posts Disappointing Q2 Earnings

    September 2, 2015
    Discount retailer Dollar Tree (NASDAQ: DLTR) recently posted lackluster second quarter earnings which missed analyst estimates ...
  56. Intel Launches Its New Skylake Chips

    September 2, 2015
    Intel (NASDAQ: INTC) has just launched the sixth generation of its Core processor family, known as Skylake. Intel claims ...
  57. Rout at Freeport-McMoRan as China Weakens

    September 2, 2015
    Still under pressure from new lows in oil prices, leading natural resource company Freeport-McMoRan (NYSE: FCX) tumbled ...
  58. The 5 Highest Paid CEOs

    September 2, 2015
    While the media and lawmakers discuss whether it's right or wrong, these CEOs have earned gargantuan salaries in the last ...
  59. ETF Analysis: PowerShares DB Commodity Tracking

    September 2, 2015
    Find out about the PowerShares DB Commodity Tracking ETF, and explore a detailed analysis of the fund that tracks 14 distinct ...
  60. ETF Analysis: PowerShares FTSE RAFI US 1000

    September 2, 2015
    Find out about the PowerShares FTSE RAFI U.S. 1000 ETF, and explore detailed analysis of the fund that invests in undervalued ...
  61. 5 Mutual Funds that Hold Berkshire Hathaway Stock

    September 2, 2015
    Discover the top five mutual funds most heavily weighted with Berkshire Hathaway stock, and the percentage of their assets ...
  62. ETF Analysis: Direxion Daily Healthcare Bull 3X

    September 2, 2015
    Learn about the Direxion Daily Healthcare Bull. This is a leveraged ETF that tracks the health care sector, which is a leader ...
  63. 3 Mutual Funds that Hold Google Stock

    September 2, 2015
    Discover the top three mutual funds that dedicate the largest percentage of their total assets to Google, Inc. stock.
  64. The Trouble With SAIC Earnings

    September 2, 2015
    Shares of government contractor SAIC (NYSE: SAIC) took a 13% tumble on Tuesday after the company reported earnings that ...
  65. National Oilwell Varco Names New CFO

    September 2, 2015
    For nearly four months, oil equipment and services company National Oilwell Varco (NYSE: NOV) has searched for the right ...
  66. 4 Mutual Funds that Hold Tesla Stock

    September 2, 2015
    Obtain information on the four mutual funds that have significant allocations to Tesla Motors, Inc. in their major portfolio ...
  67. 4 Mutual Funds that Hold Apple Stock

    September 2, 2015
    Discover mutual funds offering the most substantial percentage of holdings in Apple, Inc. stock that investors can use to ...
  68. The 3 Best Investments Bill Ackman Ever Made

    September 2, 2015
    Learn about the three best investments Ackman ever made. Ackman has demonstrated a consistent track record of success in ...
  69. Westport to Acquire Fuel Systems Solutions

    September 2, 2015
    Two companies in the alternative-fuel equipment segment are about to become one -- Westport Innovations (NASDAQ: WPRT) has ...
  70. Macau Casino Revenue Craters Yet Again

    September 2, 2015
    In a development that came as a surprise to no one in the casino industry, Macau gaming revenue saw another steep year-over-year ...
  71. PayPal Launches Peer-to-Peer Payment Platform

    September 2, 2015
    PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL) has launched a new platform designed to simplify peer-to-peer payments. The service, PayPal.me, gives ...
  72. ETF Analysis: Vanguard Small-Cap Value

    September 2, 2015
    Find out about the Vanguard Small-Cap Value ETF, and explore detailed analysis of its characteristics, suitability, recommendations ...
  73. ETF Analysis: Vanguard Intermediate-Term Corp Bd

    September 2, 2015
    Learn about the Vanguard Intermediate-Term Corporate Bond ETF, and explore detailed analysis of the fund's characteristics, ...
  74. Normal Profit

    September 2, 2015
    An economic condition occurring when the difference between a firm’s total revenue and total cost is equal to zero.
  75. 4 Companies Affected by the Appreciating Dollar

    September 2, 2015
    Learn why the appreciating dollar negatively impacts certain companies such as Google, Facebook, Procter & Gamble and Johnson ...
  76. ETF Analysis: iShares 10-20 Year Treasury Bond

    September 2, 2015
    Learn about the iShares 1-20 Year Treasury Bond ETF and its holdings, and understand why investors may be better served to ...
  77. ETF Analysis: iShares Global Telecom

    September 2, 2015
    Learn about the iShares Global Telecom exchange-traded fund, which invests in U.S. and foreign telecommunication companies ...
  78. Wednesday Intel: Watch for More Volatility Midweek

    September 2, 2015
    Volatile markets continue to dominate the headlines, driven by uncertainty about the Chinese economy and by the price of ...
  79. Gold Struggles to Climb Higher and May Fall Soon

    September 1, 2015
    Traders will be watching the price of gold over the coming weeks. We'll take a look at how a couple major moving averages ...
  80. Use Market Volume Data to Determine a Bottom

    September 1, 2015
    Market bottoms often carve out classic volume patterns that let observant traders make fast and accurate calls.
  81. These Are The Best Hours To Trade the Euro

    September 1, 2015
    Six popular currency pairs and numerous secondary crosses offer euro traders a wide variety of short- and long-term opportunities. ...
  82. ETF Analysis: United States Brent Oil Fund

    September 1, 2015
    Learn more about the United States Brent Oil exchange-traded fund, the characteristics of the fund and the suitability and ...
  83. Hotels Take Aim at Expedia

    September 1, 2015
    Shareholders of online travel king Expedia (NASDAQ: EXPE), despite the global market malaise of late, are still enjoying ...
  84. ETF Analysis: ProShares Ultra Bloomberg Crude Oil

    September 1, 2015
    Find out more about the ProShares Ultra Bloomberg Crude Oil ETF, the characteristics of UCO and the suitability and recommendations ...
  85. GoPro Releases New Video Sharing Tool

    September 1, 2015
    Despite getting its stock swept up in the recent global sell-off, mobile camera leader GoPro (NASDAQ: GPRO) continues to ...
  86. Minimum Wage Hike Continues to Roil Wal-Mart

    September 1, 2015
    Apparently there are more "unintended consequences" unfolding from Wal-Mart's (NYSE: WMT) decision in April to hike the ...
  87. Denny's Wants to Horn In On the McWhopper

    September 1, 2015
    Burger King suddenly has a lot of takers for its burger mashup to benefit charity. Denny's (NASDAQ: DENN) said if McDonald's ...
  88. E-Commerce China Dangdang Posts Mixed 2Q Earnings

    September 1, 2015
    E-Commerce China Dangdang (NYSE: DANG) recently reported a mixed second quarter that missed top line estimates but beat ...
  89. PayPal Consumer Business Chief Steps Down

    September 1, 2015
    Head of consumer business at PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL), Hill Ferguson, has just resigned. His responsibilities will be handed ...
  90. T-Mobile Looking to Win Over BlackBerry Customers

    September 1, 2015
    In April of 2014, BlackBerry (NASDAQ: BBRY) ended its relationship with T-Mobile (NYSE: TMUS). That was not a surprise since ...
  91. Syngenta May Seek Tie-Up After Monsanto Withdrawal

    September 1, 2015
    Following last week's retreat by tenacious would-be acquirer Monsanto (NYSE: MON), Syngenta (NYSE: SYT) chairman Michel ...
  92. Magna International Closes Sale of Interiors Units

    September 1, 2015
    Canada-based auto parts supplier Magna International (NYSE: MGA) is now officially a smaller company. On Monday, it announced ...
  93. Amerisafe Picks a New CFO

    September 1, 2015
    Nearly two months after workers compensation insurer Amerisafe (NASDAQ: AMSF) lost its last chief financial officer, it ...
  94. Fortinet: A Great Play on Cybersecurity

    September 1, 2015
    Discover how a healthy product mix, large-business deal growth and the boom of the cybersecurity industry are all driving ...
  95. 2 Catalysts Driving Intrexon to All-Time Highs

    September 1, 2015
    Examine some of the main reasons for Intrexon stock tripling in price between 2014 and 2015, and consider the company's future ...
  96. Oshkosh Ups Its Share Buyback Authorization

    September 1, 2015
    Less than a week after winning a major Pentagon contract worth $6.7 billion -- and potentially tens of billions of dollars ...
  97. ETF Analysis: Vanguard Small-Cap Growth

    September 1, 2015
    Take a close look at the Vanguard Small-Cap Growth ETF, which focuses on domestic small-cap equities with a fundamental growth ...
  98. ETF Analysis: iShares MSCI Hong Kong

    September 1, 2015
    Learn about the iShares MSCI Hong Kong fund, which invests in various equities of companies listed on the Hong Kong Stock ...
  99. These Analysts Attended VMWare's User Conference: Here's The ...

    September 1, 2015
    VMware, Inc. (NYSE: VMW) hosted its twelfth VMworld User Conference in San Francisco, California, which drew roughly 23, ...
  100. ETF Analysis: First Trust Dorsey Wright Focus 5

    September 1, 2015
    Take a closer look at the First Trust Dorsey Wright Focus 5 ETF, a unique and innovative fund of funds based on momentum ...
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