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  1. Energy Sector - 2011 In Review

    December 30, 2011
    The energy sector was full of deals and reorganizations in 2011, but that did not translate into great investment returns ...
  2. 5 Stocks To Buy For Insurance

    December 29, 2011
    These leading insurers have held up quite well this year, and the outlook over the next few years supports looking at them ...
  3. Sanofi's Investment Prospects

    December 21, 2011
    Sanofi has emerged as an unheralded value in pharmaceuticals.
  4. Platinum Metals Is Looking Good

    December 21, 2011
    While gold remains the go-to precious metal, the growth in platinum and palladium continues unabated. For investors, these ...
  5. Has Greif Reset Expectations?

    December 13, 2011
    Greif is suffering from tough conditions in Europe.
  6. Denbury Resources Loves The Bakken

    November 28, 2011
    Denbury Resources has an active development program in the Bakken and plans to move away from some core operations.
  7. Has Analog Devices Made It Through The Worst?

    November 25, 2011
    Analog Devices is weathering the semi storm and looks underpriced.
  8. LEEDing REITs See Green

    November 22, 2011
    REITs that embrace sustainability will ultimately be the leaders in future Class A space.
  9. Computer Sciences – Uncertain Value With Certain Problems

    November 14, 2011
    Computer Sciences has plenty of problems to keep a lid on value.
  10. Are Triple Leveraged ETFs a Good Idea?

    November 4, 2011
    Investors who are over the leverage game should consider ETFs as a way to maximize returns and increase exposure.
  11. EMC - The Best Company In The Best Business

    October 21, 2011
    EMC is a best of breed trading at mutt prices.
  12. 5 Dividend Darlings

    October 20, 2011
    Strong dividend payers could form the best defense in an unsure market.
  13. Statoil Buys Into Bakken

    October 19, 2011
    Statoil makes a smart move in buying an emerging Bakken player.
  14. The Big Play In Pollution Control

    October 6, 2011
    As the world grapples with growing pollution and environmental concerns, the mitigation industry stands to profit. For investors, ...
  15. Micron's Persistence Of Memory

    October 4, 2011
    Micron has been here before and investors may want to look here for a long-term bargain.
  16. Energy Bloodbath Continues

    October 4, 2011
    Investors are fleeing the exploration and production sector as fears rise that a recession is more likely. This is leading ...
  17. Does The Market Expect Trouble At Accenture?

    October 3, 2011
    Accenture seems too cheap even in a recessionary economy.
  18. What Is Walgreen's Next Trick?

    September 30, 2011
    Walgreen is doing okay today, but tomorrow is a much bigger question.
  19. The 3 Highest Yielding Pharma Stocks

    September 30, 2011
    Learn more about three large pharmaceutical companies with the highest current yields.
  20. The 3 Highest Yielding Defense Stocks

    September 30, 2011
    Despite challenges, the largest defense firms will remain an integral part of the defense industry and possess yields that ...
  21. Oracle's Impressive Organic Growth

    September 28, 2011
    Strong growth, impressive cash flow generation and a reasonable valuation make Oracle stand out from rivals.
  22. Industry At A Glance - Packaging

    August 31, 2011
    Packaging may be dull, but that doesn't mean that the industry can't have its own winners.
  23. Continental Resources Digs Deeper Into Three Forks

    August 25, 2011
    Continental Resources is moving to test out the bottom sections of the Three Forks formation and believes that these zones ...
  24. Niobrara - The Good, Bad and Unknown

    August 15, 2011
    The development of the Niobrara formation advanced during the second quarter of 2011, with companies reporting results ranging ...
  25. Top Dividend Stocks Owned By The Pros

    August 2, 2011
    Selecting from the top dividend stocks owned by professional investors may give your portfolio a boost.
  26. Top Healthcare Dividend Stocks

    July 26, 2011
    Healthcare stocks are one attractive area in which you can reap dividend income while waiting for the sector to grow.
  27. Apple Is Just Absurd

    July 21, 2011
    Apple continues to boggle the mind with its impossible profits.
  28. Should Investors Circle Back To Cubist?

    July 19, 2011
    Cubist is hitting its targets, but it needs a more exciting pipeline.
  29. NCR Buys Its Way Into Another Vertical

    July 13, 2011
    NCR has had a decent run this year, and as such, the stock is not notably cheap.
  30. 3 Reasons To Buy Tesoro

    June 29, 2011
    Tesoro's refining business is doing very well right now. It's one of three reasons to own the independent.
  31. 10 Drug Stocks for Safety and Yields

    June 26, 2011
    Big pharma is an attractive destination for traders and investors looking for safety, yields, and solid value in the current ...
  32. Newborn Energy Companies

    June 10, 2011
    Two new energy companies have gone public as larger energy companies look to spin off assets and increase shareholder value. ...
  33. 3 Things You Need To Know About Groupon

    June 7, 2011
    Although Groupon uses humor to brand itself as an unconventional company, the reality is that it isn't very different from ...
  34. Clouds Mean Bright Days For NetApp

    June 1, 2011
    NetApp is seeing strong demand for its mid- and high-range storage products as of late.
  35. Why Traders Love The Energy Sector

    May 17, 2011
    The Energy Sector should have enough volatility to satisfy most traders and there are many upcoming tradable events for investors ...
  36. Novo Nordisk Still One Of The Best Around

    May 3, 2011
    Novo Nordisk is one of the best pharmaceutical companies in the world - and it's priced accordingly.
  37. Whiting Petroleum: Right Place, Right Time, Right Type

    April 29, 2011
    Whiting's shortfall this quarter is a buying opportunity for aggressive investors.
  38. Lockheed Martin Keeps Cash Flow Moving Forward

    April 29, 2011
    Despite defense spending cutbacks, Lockheed should be able to keep growing profits.
  39. Berkley Looking Unloved

    April 27, 2011
    Berkley isn't getting much love, but investors shouldn't forget the solid operating history here.
  40. Progressive Perking Up

    April 18, 2011
    Progressive's growth trends look to be rebounding again, making the shares worth a closer look.
  41. Silgan Packs Away Another Deal

    April 14, 2011
    Silgan is a quality packaging company making a very smart deal.
  42. SRA Today, CACI Tomorrow?

    April 4, 2011
    SRA was widely expected to get a bid, but it remains to be seen whether investors will warm to the government IT services ...
  43. Baker Hughes Sees Bright Future

    April 4, 2011
    Baker Hughes sees positive industry trends supporting long term demand for oil services.
  44. Top Tech Dividend Stocks To Own

    March 31, 2011
    There are only a few tech stocks that fit a dividend growth model. Check them out here.
  45. On The Hunt For Dividend Stocks

    February 15, 2011
    Interested investors can find dividends in a variety of shapes and sizes.
  46. 5 Bearish MACD Crossovers

    February 14, 2011
    Knowing when trends are about to reverse is tricky business, but the MACD can help.
  47. Statoil: Bargain Or Bull Trap?

    February 11, 2011
    Statoil's dour production outlook has investors avoiding this otherwise high-quality producer.
  48. Top 3 Sectors For Value Investors

    February 8, 2011
    As the U.S. economy has recovered, so have the equity markets. Learn the best-value sectors that investors should focus on. ...
  49. The Joys And Pains Of 3X Returns

    February 3, 2011
    Investors who are over the leverage game should consider ETFs as a way to maximize returns and increase exposure.
  50. 5 Stocks At 52-Week Highs (FO, DIS, CSTR, DDS, ETN)

    January 31, 2011
    Five stocks in five different industries at different points in their business cycle. These stocks are hitting highs in their ...
  51. Strong Stocks Off Their Highs

    January 27, 2011
    These five strong 2010 stocks have pulled back to support and are now buying opportunities.
  52. Can Maxim Outgrow Its Cycle?

    January 25, 2011
    Maxim's growth looks stronger now, but investors should watch those lead times carefully.
  53. How Much Oil Is In The Bakken?

    January 25, 2011
    The oil potential of the Bakken and other formations in the Williston Basin are a source of controversy and the Bakken's ...
  54. Is Poland The Best European Investment?

    January 25, 2011
    While much of Europe is still mired in crisis, Poland stands out as a strong prospect for investors.
  55. MannKind And The FDA - Here We Go Again

    January 20, 2011
    MNKD got another FDA setback in its attempts to bring inhaled insulin to the market.
  56. Undervalued Large Cap Stocks

    December 30, 2010
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  57. Hottest Device Stocks Of 2010

    December 28, 2010
    The year's top performers in a tough medical device sector.
  58. Novartis Brings Alcon Into The Fold

    December 16, 2010
    Novartis closes the deal for Alcon.
  59. Pfizer Ready To Create Value

    December 15, 2010
    Overall, Pfizer is a company with a cheap stock price, earnings power and numerous options to reward shareholders.
  60. Compellent Takes A Tough Bid

    December 13, 2010
    Dell's bid may be a blow for Compellent's shareholders, but it's still a fair price for the stock.
  61. The Other Metal Superstars

    December 7, 2010
    Gold has captured the spotlight within the commodities world, but investors would do well to consider the entire metal spectrum. ...
  62. Merck Makes A Smart Buy

    December 3, 2010
    Merck is making an exciting bet on a possible diabetes breakthrough.
  63. HP Is Cheap - But Does Anybody Care?

    November 24, 2010
    HP seems far too cheap relative to even conservative expectations.
  64. Allergan Winning Wall Street's Beauty Pageant

    November 3, 2010
    Allergan's earnings aren't special, but the stock is basking in Wall Street's love. Is it simply a case of lipstick on a ...
  65. Will Gorilla Make Corning King Of The Jungle?

    November 3, 2010
    Corning has a promising new product, but its valuation seems difficult to justify.
  66. A Gold Bug's ETF Plays

    November 1, 2010
    As popular and widespread as gold is, there are only a few ways for investors to trade the precious metal.
  67. Trick Or Treat For Biodel?

    October 21, 2010
    Will Biodel's upcoming PDUFA date give investors a treat or just leave a sour taste?
  68. St. Jude Is Fine Today But What About Tomorrow?

    October 21, 2010
    St. Jude is holding its own, but investors will demand more if the stock is to outperform.
  69. Williston Basin Mid-North America Fund Levered To Bakken

    October 19, 2010
    This fund buys stocks that are focused on the Williston Basin and other areas in the Mid North American area.
  70. 3 Stocks That Always Beat The Street

    October 18, 2010
    Beating analyst estimates for four straight years is no mean feat.
  71. Continental Resources Analyst Meeting Review

    October 14, 2010
    Continental Resources has set some agressive production goals over the next four years, and plans to accomplish then through ...
  72. Looking Ahead To Four Chip Stock Earnings Reports

    October 8, 2010
    While these earnings reports don't give the whole story, they're a good indicator as to the direction in which the chip market ...
  73. Baytex Energy Trust Moves Away From Heavy Oil

    October 1, 2010
    Baytex Energy Trust is converting from an income trust to a dividend paying exploration and production company in 2011.
  74. The Next Cloud-Computing Takeovers

    September 20, 2010
    The mergers in the cloud-computing sector could just be starting. These stocks may be next the next takeover targets.
  75. Best Dividend Stocks

    September 17, 2010
    These dividend stocks should add value to any portfolio.
  76. 4 Companies That Should Have Sold Out

    September 9, 2010
    When company management gets unreasonably stubborn and refuses a merger or buyout, shareholders often pay the price.
  77. Own Apple For Less Than Market Price

    August 30, 2010
    There are ways to purchase Apple stock for less than the current price. Read on to find out how.
  78. Three Forks Gains Ground

    August 27, 2010
    The Three Forks formation is not as well known as the Bakken Shale, but given the pace of development during the second quarter ...
  79. Top-Heavy Pharmaceuticals

    August 27, 2010
    Investors should keep an eye on how much drug companies rely on its top sellers.
  80. 4 Companies with High Free Cash Flow Yield

    August 24, 2010
    High free cash flow yield indicates strong return for the shareholders.
  81. 3Par Suddenly A Hot Property

    August 24, 2010
    3Par went nowhere fast during the recession, but this storage company is now the prize in a bidding war.
  82. M&A Activity Heats Up

    August 23, 2010
    The energy sector has had a banner year for mergers and acquisitions. Find out which companies are getting in on the action. ...
  83. 5 Stocks Scraping Bottom

    August 23, 2010
    Here are five stocks near their 52-week lows that have a chance to rebound and go from being losers to winners.
  84. Enhanced Oil Recovery Projects

    August 20, 2010
    Many exploration and production companies are operating enhanced oil recovery projects in the United States. These projects ...
  85. The BCS Portfolio: Playing College Football Sponsors

    August 13, 2010
    College football's biggest bowls, along with the BCS title game, are sponsored by blue chip names you might want to consider ...
  86. 3 Wildly Successful Stocks This Last Year

    August 11, 2010
    The market is apparently rewarding these companies with something genuinely profitable.
  87. If HP Suffers, These Tech Titans Could Benefit

    August 11, 2010
    Has the recent departure of HP's CEO opened a gap for the company's competitors?
  88. Whiting Petroleum Second Quarter 2010 Recap

    August 3, 2010
    Whiting Petroleum has increased its position in emerging shale oil plays.
  89. 5 Stocks Hitting Bottom

    July 29, 2010
    Making bets on stocks that have been driven down too far can be a great way to catch some of the next batch of winners.
  90. Viasat's Hiring Out Of This World

    July 23, 2010
    These are five stocks that the Baupost Group has taken interest in. Read on to find out why.
  91. 5-Star Dividend Stocks

    July 22, 2010
    Stocks that consistently pay sizable dividends offer important advantages to individual investors. Here are five worth a ...
  92. Novartis On The Right Track

    July 19, 2010
    With recent sales increases and a solid pipeline, Novartis deserves a spot on the watchlist of anybody looking at Big Pharma. ...
  93. Progressive Insurance Making Progress

    July 16, 2010
    Progressive stands out for its double-digit premium and investment income growth.
  94. Hunting For Deep Value Gems

    July 12, 2010
    There are some deep value stocks in the S&P 500, if you know where to look.
  95. Is Cheap Chinese Labor Over?

    June 25, 2010
    "Cheap China" is increasingly becoming an anachronism. What does this mean for companies that depend on low wages?
  96. The World Of Commodities Outside Energy And Gold

    June 22, 2010
    Commodities are quickly becoming a more important part of investors' overall portfolios, but most allocation is spread among ...
  97. Four Gaming Companies With Intriguing Shareholders

    June 17, 2010
    I'm not a big gambler, but these four companies are intriguing because of their major investors.
  98. Satellite Phones Head Into Orbit

    June 10, 2010
    Satellite phones are far from gone, as a $3 billion contract awarded last week indicates.
  99. The Silver Standard

    June 4, 2010
    Gold is getting all the attention as sovereign debt problems plague the market, but silver’s industrial usage should make ...
  100. New Tensions May Benefit Defense Contractors

    May 25, 2010
    With the U.S.'s increasing tensions with Iran, some big defense contractors may see their stock prices rise.
  101. All That Glitters Is NOT Gold

    May 5, 2010
    Gold is not the only precious metal option for investors. Take a look at palladium, platinum and silver.
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