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  1. 4 Reasons You Should Avoid Alibaba (BABA)

    June 29, 2016
    Learn why some analysts believe Alibaba's accounting lacks transparency, and why they believe the company may be overstating ...
  2. 5G Network: 3 Companies to Invest in Before 2020 (QCOM, NOK)

    June 29, 2016
    According to a report by Bank of America Merrill Lynch, these companies are developing the equipment needed to make the ongoing ...
  3. Costco Returns $1.5 billion From Canada Tax-Free (COST)

    June 29, 2016
    The retailer says the combination of a strong U.S. dollar and lots of tax credits helped the company bring back foreign earnings. ...
  4. Oracle Headed For Big Tech Leadership (ORCL, IBM)

    June 29, 2016
    Oracles's 1st quarter reversal at the 50-month EMA should set the stage for a new trend advance.
  5. Are 10 Million Americans About To Be Screwed Out Of Their Pensions? ...

    June 29, 2016
    Earlier this spring, I presented my short call on Kroger (KR), arguing that America’s largest supermarket chain was feeling ...
  6. 4 Reasons Soros' Philosophy Is Hard to Implement

    June 29, 2016
    Develop the skill to identify investments worthy of a significant portfolio allocation and build the self-discipline to exit ...
  7. Is China Joining the Plunge Protection Team?

    June 29, 2016
    Learn why official measurements may understate the true amount of credit creation in China, and how China's economic problems ...
  8. Heat Up Your Portfolio With "BBQ" Stocks (HRL,TSN)

    June 29, 2016
    Americans eat a lot of chicken and beef consumption is on the rise so you might want to consider these "BBQ" stocks to heat ...
  9. Two Financials To Sell Short At Resistance (JPM, MA)

    June 29, 2016
    The financial sector got clobbered after the Brexit referendum and should offer profitable short sales when the latest relief ...
  10. Investing in Oil Stocks vs. Oil Companies: What's the Difference? ...

    June 29, 2016
    Learn about the major advantages, disadvantages and risks of investing in oil companies and investing in oil and gas exploration ...
  11. 4 Ways to Hedge the Next Recession (MDY, ASHR)

    June 29, 2016
    Discover how the next recession will be different and how you can use hedging strategies to ensure a positive outcome for ...
  12. Janus Launches Obesity ETF (SLIM,OLD,FITS,ORG)

    June 29, 2016
    Janus has launched four thematic ETFs, including an obesity ETF, designed to track changing demographic and consumer trends.
  13. George Soros' Q1 Moves: AAPL, ABX, PYPL

    June 29, 2016
    Let's take a look at billionaire hedge fund manager George Soros' Q1 activity in AAPL, ABX, and PYPL.
  14. Seth Klarman Predicts a Tough Road Ahead for MU,PYPL

    June 29, 2016
    In Q1, billionaire hedge fund manager Seth Klarman reduced his stake in PYPL while completely selling out of PYPL. Let's ...
  15. Bristol-Myers Trades Ex-Dividend Wednesday (BMY)

    June 29, 2016
    Bristol-Myers will send its dividend payment on August 22 to shareholders of record as of July 1.
  16. EMC Stock Trades Ex-Dividend Wednesday (EMC)

    June 29, 2016
    EMC will send its dividend payment on June 22 to shareholders of record as of July 1.
  17. Whole Foods Stock Trades Ex-Dividend Wednesday (WFM)

    June 29, 2016
    Whole Foods will send its dividend payment on July 12 to shareholders of record as of July 1.
  18. American Express Trades Ex-Dividend Wednesday (AXP)

    June 29, 2016
    American Express will send its dividend payment on August 10 to shareholders of record as of July 1.
  19. Micron Stock Soars Ahead of Q3 Earnings (MU)

    June 29, 2016
    Wall Street expects the memory chip maker to deliver year-over-year declines in both earnings per share and revenue.
  20. How Mutual Funds Chasing Popular Stocks Hurt Alpha

    June 29, 2016
    Learn about the Goldman Sachs research report, which concluded that mutual funds overweight holdings of stocks that are less ...
  21. 5G vs. 4G: 4 Things Investors Should Know Before 2020 (VZ,T)

    June 29, 2016
    Investigate the development status of next-generation 5G mobile technology and learn more about how it should compare to ...
  22. Why Goldman Sachs' EPS Forecast Is Too High (GS)

    June 29, 2016
    Explore the reasoning behind Goldman Sachs' projected earnings for the Standard & Poor's 500, as well as the factors that ...
  23. Goldman Sachs on the Real Cost of a Fed Hike (GS)

    June 29, 2016
    Learn why Goldman Sachs believes that aggressive Fed tightening would lead to $1 trillion in bond market losses, and why ...
  24. Active Traders Turn To Emerging Markets (EEM, FXI)

    June 29, 2016
    Bullish chart patterns on these emerging market ETFs suggest that now could be a good time to buy.
  25. Could Deutsche Bank Be the Next Lehman Brothers? (DB)

    June 29, 2016
    Learn why Deutsche Bank's mounting debt and need to raise capital lead some analysts to believe it may be the next Lehman ...
  26. Why Pfizer Just Bet $350 Million On China (PFE)

    June 29, 2016
    The drug giant announced plans to invest $350 million on a China-based plant for biotechnology drugs.
  27. These Stocks Are Strong July Performers (AMGN, BPL)

    June 29, 2016
    These stocks tend to rally in July, moving higher approximately 80% of the time.
  28. Cisco Buys CloudLock to Enhance Security Play (CSCO)

    June 29, 2016
    Cisco announced it has spent $293 million for cloud security provider CloudLock, extending the tech giant's shopping spree ...
  29. Is Desktop Search Making a Comeback? (GOOGL)

    June 29, 2016
    According to Morgan Stanley, users have gone back to their desks to search the internet.
  30. Netflix Stock Bounces Back After Brexit Selloff (NFLX)

    June 29, 2016
    Mark Mahaney at RBC Capital said the stock's recent decline created “compelling buy opportunities” for investors.
  31. Nike Stocks Falls 7% on Q4 Revenue, Orders Miss (NKE)

    June 29, 2016
    Nike not only reported Q4 revenue that missed Wall Street's estimates, Nike's orders suggest a slowdown in demand for the ...
  32. Consumers' Inability to Pay Off Credit Card Debt Is Rising (SYF, ...

    June 29, 2016
    Learn why a warning from Synchrony Financial about bad credit card debts may spell trouble for credit card companies and ...
  33. Why Hedge Funds Are Shorting Australian Banks (CMWAY, WBK)

    June 29, 2016
    Discover why hedge funds are shorting Australian banks, including key themes such as an overheated property market, bad debts ...
  34. Air Travel Stocks Rally Despite Turkish Attack (JETS, AAL)

    June 29, 2016
    Any renewed fears about travel may negatively impact transportation stocks and push JETS lower.
  35. A Look at Vanguard's Global Dividend ETFs (VYMI)

    June 29, 2016
    Global dividend ETFs offer competitive yields. Here are two from Vanguard to consider.
  36. Fox Flops With "Independence Day: Resurgence"

    June 28, 2016
    Twenty years after the aliens of Independence Day landed in theaters, Twenty-First Century Fox (NASDAQ: FOXA) unleashed ...
  37. Skullcandy Is Setting Itself Up for a Bidding War

    June 28, 2016
    Earbud and headphone maker Skullcandy (NASDAQ: SKUL) hasn't done much for long-term investors. The stock is down nearly ...
  38. Dow Chemical to Cut Around 2,500 Silicones Workers

    June 28, 2016
    Dow Chemical (NYSE: DOW) is readying a big stack of pink slips. The company announced that it will cut approximately 2,5 ...
  39. LendingClub Names Permanent CEO; Warns of Job Cuts

    June 28, 2016
    Most regulatory filings are fairly humdrum affairs, detailing only one or two mundane events for a company. That wasn't ...
  40. Pfizer to Build $350M Biotech Center in China (PFE)

    June 28, 2016
    Pfizer Inc. is investing $350M to build its first biotech center in Asia. What’s the real value proposition for Pfizer beyond ...
  41. Potash Prices Tumble on Belaruskali's India Deal

    June 28, 2016
    The price of potash just tumbled to its lowest level in a decade after Belaruskali announced it had signed a contract with ...
  42. Japanese Tech Firms Take a Brexit Hit (CAJ)

    June 28, 2016
    The world’s third largest economy grapples with the immediate impact of a devalued pound amidst an uncertain political and ...
  43. Skechers Wins a Decisive ITC Ruling Over Nike

    June 28, 2016
    Sneaker maker Skechers (NYSE: SKX) kicked Nike's (NYSE: NKE) Converse unit in court, stomping flat all of its rival's claims ...
  44. Why Teva Pharma Continues to Sell Assets (TEVA)

    June 28, 2016
    Teva is on an asset selling spree to fund its $40.5 billion acquisition of Allergan.
  45. Wendy's Enters Brazil in Time for Olympics (WEN)

    June 28, 2016
    In the backdrop of the upcoming Olympics, the plan to enter Brazil seems to be perfectly timed by the fast food chain Wendy's. ...
  46. Sonic Keeps Pace in the Fast-Food Discount Wars

    June 28, 2016
    Sonic (NASDAQ: SONC) has expanded its $5 "Boom Box" full meal deal by adding Loaded Cheddar Dogs as a choice. This marks ...
  47. Dow Chemical Restructures at a Critical Juncture (DOW, DD)

    June 28, 2016
    The restructuring comes at a critical juncture as Dow Chemical seeks antitrust approval for the E.I. du Pont de Nemours merger.
  48. Brexit Effects: Banks Reduce Dark Pool Trading (MS, BAC)

    June 28, 2016
    Dark pools, the major trading venues for big investors, saw reduced volumes amid Brexit, raising questions about their viability. ...
  49. Lower for Longer: Wells Fargo's View on Interest Rates (WFC)

    June 28, 2016
    Learn what Wells Fargo & Company believes about future U.S. interest rates and how low interest rates affect the bank's profitability.
  50. Ken Griffin's Citadel Advisors Slashes Honeywell Stake 45% (HON)

    June 28, 2016
    Griffin still holds 2.47 million shares, suggesting he's looking to diversify his positions after Honeywell has yielded some ...
  51. Sanofi Agrees to $25.1B Asset Swap (SNY)

    June 28, 2016
    Sanofi's $25.1 billion asset swap deal will get its non-prescription drug operations, while Boehringer Ingelheim GmbH will ...
  52. Interested in Investing in Europe? Eye These ETFs

    June 28, 2016
    Want exposure to the European markets? Check out these ETFs.
  53. Smartphone Markets Are Maturing: Should You Still Own QQQ?

    June 28, 2016
    Explore the ramifications of maturing smartphone and PC markets for the PowerShares QQQ ETF, as well as a fund risk greater ...
  54. 34% Probability of U.S. Recession by Q1 2017, UBS Warns

    June 28, 2016
    Learn why UBS thinks there is an increasing likelihood of a U.S. recession by 2017, as well as why it believes that high-yield ...
  55. SolarCity Appoints Directors to Study Tesla Offer (SCTY, TSLA)

    June 28, 2016
    SolarCity has named two board members to evaluate the offer from Elon Musk and Tesla as well as other alternatives.
  56. Lyft Hires Investment Bank For Potential Stake Sale (GM)

    June 28, 2016
    Lyft has tapped Qatalyst Partners for potential sale of stake in the company. Backer GM is named as a potential suitor.
  57. Best Buy Tests Free House Calls from Tech Advisors

    June 28, 2016
    For a while now, Best Buy (NYSE: BBY) has leaned on customer service as a way to differentiate itself from its online rivals. ...
  58. PepsiCo Returns Aspartame to Diet Pepsi's Recipe

    June 28, 2016
    PepsiCo (NYSE: PEP) recently brought the artificial sweetener aspartame back to some of its diet sodas, less than year after ...
  59. PIMCO: 3 Thoughts on Opportunistic Credit

    June 28, 2016
    Learn why PIMCO believes the high-yield market is entering a new stage of the investment cycle, including areas in which ...
  60. Will South Korea Devalue the Won?

    June 28, 2016
    Learn why the largest countries in Asia are devaluing their currencies. Discover how South Korea may respond and what this ...
  61. Consumer Staples Could Offer Relief From Brexit (KO, PG)

    June 28, 2016
    Consumer staple stocks could soon play catch-up with utilities, bonds, precious metals and other defensive groups benefiting ...
  62. Soros Bet Against Deutsche Bank After Brexit Vote (DB)

    June 28, 2016
    The billionaire investor places a short position on Deutsche Bank after Brexit vote
  63. 2 Reasons Why the Stock Market Leads the Economy

    June 28, 2016
    Pay attention to how economic strength can follow a sustained stock market advance and how economic weakness can result from ...
  64. 10 Stocks With Limited Brexit Exposure (T,BBY,AFL)

    June 28, 2016
    Brexit is wreaking havoc on financial markets, but these 10 stocks might offer some resiliency.
  65. Best and Worst Performing ETFs After Brexit (XLU)

    June 28, 2016
    Following the Brexit vote, these are the ETFs that have performed the best and worst.
  66. Morgan Stanley Preps to Launch First ETFs

    June 28, 2016
    Morgan Stanley has filed with the SEC to launch active and passive ETFs, its entry into this booming market.
  67. Volkswagen Plans $15 Billion Emissions Settlement (VLKAY)

    June 28, 2016
    Volkswagen settlement will settle lawsuits with consumers, regulators and other parties over the emissions scandal.
  68. 13 Most Risky Post Brexit Stocks (EBAY,NEM,APA)

    June 28, 2016
    If you want to avoid stocks with high exposure to the U.K. following Brexit, take note of these 13 stocks.
  69. Lending Club Announces Layoffs And More Founder Malpractices ...

    June 28, 2016
    The fintech startup, which fired its founder earlier this year, announced layoffs due to lower loan volume and said that ...
  70. Facebook Announces the Release of Slideshow (AAPL, GOOG)

    June 28, 2016
    Facebook announces the release of Slideshow moviemaker in its quest to dominate social media video.
  71. Why Bank of America Lowered Its S&P 500 Target (BAC)

    June 28, 2016
    Explore the reasons for Bank of America's double down on its downgrade of the year-end price of the S&P 500, and why it may ...
  72. How the "Buy the Dip" Mentality in the Stock Market May Fade

    June 28, 2016
    Consider portfolio changes for a sustained stock market drawdown, with the S&P 500 near its record high, stock valuations ...
  73. Apple And Netflix Back In Bear Market Territory (AAPL, NFLX)

    June 28, 2016
    Apple and Netflix have sold off after Brexit and are testing support levels that, if broken, will signal the start of active ...
  74. Brexit's Effect on BP Sends Shares Lower (BP)

    June 28, 2016
    Britain's decision to exit the European Union is likely to impact London-based BP in ways that are different from other energy ...
  75. Brexit Could Impact Valeant's Asset Sales (VRX)

    June 28, 2016
    Britain's decision Friday to leave the European Union could negatively impact the company's divestment plans.
  76. Billionaire Carl Icahn's Q1 Moves: PYPL, AAPL

    June 28, 2016
    Billionaire hedge fund manager Carl Icahn reduced his holdings in PYPL and AAPL in Q1. Let's find out why.
  77. These 3 Investors Are Betting Against the Stock Market

    June 28, 2016
    Find out why Stanley Druckenmiller, George Soros and Carl Icahn are betting against the stock market in 2016.
  78. Can the Fed Really Eliminate Too Big to Fail? (C, JPM)

    June 28, 2016
    Explore the efforts to curb "too big to fail" banks, why the Dodd-Frank Reform bill has failed and why the measures taken ...
  79. Newly Launched: Fallen Angels iShares ETF (FALN)

    June 28, 2016
    Bond investors seeking high returns may be interested in the recently issued fallen angel corporate bond ETF called FALN.
  80. Intel Gears Up for Its Third Wave of Layoffs

    June 28, 2016
    Intel (NASDAQ: INTC) will start its third wave of layoffs by the end of the month, according to a recent Digitimes article. ...
  81. Monsanto Stock Declines Ahead of Q3 Earnings (MON)

    June 28, 2016
    Wall Street expects the genetically modified seed company to deliver a decline in revenue, while profits are expected to ...
  82. An Inside Look at Morgan Stanley's S&P 500 Target (MS)

    June 28, 2016
    Beware of an economic slowdown in China and possible strengthening of the U.S. dollar, because these two events could significantly ...
  83. The True Value of Gold, If You Are Rich (GLRE)

    June 28, 2016
    Discover why wealthy investors should consider converting part of their portfolios to gold as a way to short the Federal ...
  84. General Mills Stock Rises Ahead of Q4 Earnings (GIS)

    June 28, 2016
    Wall Street expects the packaged food company to deliver year-over-year declines in both revenue and profits.
  85. 5 Investing Strategies if the Market Crashes (HDGE, BIS)

    June 28, 2016
    Identify how to protect your investments from a market crash, and potentially save your portfolio from heavy losses in the ...
  86. Brexit Bad for Facebook, but Not Why You Think (FB)

    June 28, 2016
    The media giant could take a significant hit to it business if Britain's decision to exit the European Union results in a ...
  87. Why Goldman Says Equity Investors Have No Safe Haven (GS)

    June 28, 2016
    Explore the reasons behind Goldman Sachs' forecast for increasing drawdowns in the market, similar to the corrections of ...
  88. Is Turkey Facing an Energy Crisis?

    June 28, 2016
    In a rush of activity, Turkey has made diplomatic gestures to both Israel and Russia that could pave the way for lucrative ...
  89. HPE Management Shakeup Doesn't Reassure Wall Street (HPE)

    June 28, 2016
    The tech giant announced changes to its management aimed at making the company not only more innovative, but also more efficient ...
  90. Dow Chemical Stock Trades Ex-Dividend Tuesday (DOW)

    June 28, 2016
    Dow Chemical will send its dividend payment on July 29 to shareholders of record as of June 30.
  91. What Facebook Owns That Other Social Media Do Not (FB)

    June 28, 2016
    Examine Facebook's competitive advantage to understand how the network effect and application suite set it apart from other ...
  92. All-Day Brexit Is Bad for McDonald's (MCD)

    June 28, 2016
    With some 37% of McDonald's sales coming from Europe, investors aren't taking chances, sending McDonald's shares lower Monday ...
  93. (GLD, ABX)

    June 28, 2016
    The UK decision to leave Europe has sparked a move to safe assets such as gold and other commodities. The breakouts on these ...
  94. Billionaire Dan Loeb's Mohawk Stake Gets Trimmed (MHK)

    June 27, 2016
    What Mohawk lacks in headline appeal, it has made up for in execution, leading to some 230% returns in the past five years. ...
  95. The Yankees Ink a Peace Deal With eBay's StubHub

    June 27, 2016
    The New York Yankees have made nice with eBay (NASDAQ: EBAY) ticket resale unit StubHub, signing an agreement under which ...
  96. Grocers Launching Centers of Culinary Excellence

    June 27, 2016
    Wal-Mart (NYSE: WMT) and Kroger (NYSE: KR) are launching new culinary training centers, not to cater to the whims of foodies, ...
  97. Who Bought What Amid Brexit Carnage (EPC, CMG)

    June 27, 2016
    Many fund managers running premium funds used the Brexit event to cherry pick key stocks. Here’s a look at who picked what.
  98. Medtronic to Buy HeartWare for $1.1 Billion (MDT, HTWR)

    June 27, 2016
    The leader in the lucrative medical device market will buy HeartWare to provide more diagnostic tools and treatments for ...
  99. Why Medtronic's Spending $1.1 Billion on HeartWare

    June 27, 2016
    Medical device maker Medtronic (NYSE: MDT) is plunging deeper into the cardiac care segment: The company on Monday announced ...
  100. Cabela's May Be Getting Ready to Sell Its Bank

    June 27, 2016
    The possibility of a buyout of Cabela's (NYSE: CAB) has been the subject of a lot of speculation since private equity firm ...
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