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  1. High Speed Traders Feast Off Stock Market's Woes

    February 13, 2018
    High Speed Profits: These firms are thriving with help from a big market loophole
  2. Vanguard: 3 Questions to Ask Clients Interested in Factor ETF Investing

    February 12, 2018
    With factor ETFs growing in popularity, Vanguard said advisors have to work to determine the best ones for clients.
  3. 12 Stocks To Buy For Market's Upturn: Goldman Sachs

    February 12, 2018
    Rallying Point: Goldman Sachs says steep pullbacks like this one are time to buy
  4. How Amazon Is Outperforming The FAANGs

    February 8, 2018
    Super Stock! Amazon's shares have beat the techs and the broader market
  5. Why Stocks Won't Crash Like 1987: Goldman Sachs

    February 5, 2018
    Relax, take a breath: a market crash is unlikely, Goldman says
  6. Bitcoin Investors Face More Pain On Likely 35% Plunge

    February 2, 2018
    Bitcoin's price decline may steepen, technical charts show
  7. Stock Market Has Best January In 20 Years As Bears Lurk

    February 2, 2018
    January's soaring stock market indicates a bull year ahead, statistics show
  8. Long-Time Tech Analyst Advises Sector Overvalued

    January 31, 2018
    From bull to bear, Paul Meeks says the techs are too pricey
  9. Apple May Lose Crown As World's Most Valuable Company

    January 31, 2018
    Mega Tech Horse Race: Alphabet is within a nose of moving ahead of Apple
  10. Imminent 20% Plunge In Stocks Is Time To Buy: Goldman

    January 30, 2018
    Time To Buy: Goldman Sachs says a short-term stock plunge will be followed by major stock gains
  11. Stock Shock! Why Your Returns May Plunge By Half

    January 29, 2018
    History shows that stock market returns plunge sharply from their peak
  12. 4 Reasons Bank Stocks Will Rise Longterm: Bove

    January 25, 2018
    A new Golden Age for U.S. banks as they enter an era of prosperity
  13. Banks Have No Plan For New Financial Crisis: Harvard's Rogoff

    January 23, 2018
    Ticking Time Bomb: Big banks and central banks may be unprepared to deal with a new financial crisis
  14. Why Stocks Thrive Despite Chaos Of U.S. Shutdowns

    January 22, 2018
    Still Bullish: the S&P 500 has an average annual gain of 14.24% in government shutdown years
  15. Wall Street's Exuberance May Signal Coming Bear Market

    January 9, 2018
    Untamed Bull: analysts' extreme bullishness on corporate profits often precedes a big market drop
  16. How Apple, Amazon, Nvidia May Push Techs To New Highs

    January 8, 2018
    Helping Hand: Apple, Amazon and Nvidia may push techs and the overall market higher
  17. How The Fed May Kill The 2018 Stock Rally

    January 4, 2018
    Hawk Attack: A more hawkish Fed may spell trouble for stocks
  18. Why Bank Of America Sees 2018 Stock Returns Near 20%

    January 3, 2018
    Bull Run: The BofA indicator that forecast strong 2017 gains sees the same for 2018
  19. Why Nvidia, AMD Aren't Including Bitcoin In Forecasts

    December 28, 2017
    Hedging Bitcoin: Nvidia and AMD aren't betting on cryptocurrencies for growth
  20. Alphabet's Bull Run May Be Far From Over

    December 28, 2017
    Google parent Alphabet could post big gains in 2018
  21. Why Bitcoin May Plunge 50% Further

    December 27, 2017
    Perhaps Too Hot: Bitcoin is poised for either a major pullback or a sustained decline
  22. Stock Returns May Top 10% In 2018 Led By Big Banks

    December 27, 2017
    Tax cuts and a strong economy will fuel stocks as some of the same strong underlying economic fundamentals that pushed stocks ...
  23. The Bear Case for Facebook

    December 21, 2017
    Facebook's weakening stock performance has fueled rising skepticism
  24. Micron's Earning Blowout May Fuel 14% Stock Rebound

    December 21, 2017
    Micron's outlook gets more bullish after stellar earnings
  25. 8 Global Stock Leaders: Alibaba, Tencent and More

    December 20, 2017
    A 30% total Return: That's what global stocks produced for the William Blair Global Leaders Fund
  26. Advisors: Here's What You Need to Know About Bitcoin

    December 20, 2017
    Bitcoin continues to make headlines. Here's how to explain the cryptocurrency to clients.
  27. Investopedia's Top Searched Terms of 2017

    December 19, 2017
    Bitcoin and cryptocurrency may have stolen headlines in 2017, but there was no shortage of news and competition for investors' ...
  28. Why Tesla's Stock May Soar 60%, Then Plunge: Morgan Stanley

    December 18, 2017
    Flying High: Tesla's stock could initially soar, then face major turbulence
  29. FINRA May Make it Harder for Brokers to Remove Disclosures

    December 16, 2017
    Brokers may no longer be able to wipe years’ worth of disciplinary marks off their public BrokerCheck records.
  30. 5 Retail Stocks That May Ruin Your New Year

    December 14, 2017
    The 16% rebound in retail stocks may be short-lived
  31. Bitwise Claims First Cryptocurrency Index Fund for Accredited Investors

    December 14, 2017
    Bitwise launched the HOLD 10 Index―a market-cap-weighted index that tracks the largest cryptocurrencies, including bitcoin, ...
  32. Time To Lock In Profits, Hunt Bargains: TD Ameritrade

    December 13, 2017
    The firm sees bargains in energy and select financial and tech stocks
  33. 7 Stocks To Ride The Bitcoin Wave: Fundstrat's Lee

    December 12, 2017
    Some stock investors expect to post rich profits as bitcoin's price soars
  34. 50% Chance of Stock Selloff May Kill Santa Claus Rally

    December 11, 2017
    Byron Wien says "overbought" conditions could lead to a 10% correction
  35. Why Apple Needs to Copy Netflix's Subscription Model: Bernstein

    December 11, 2017
    The strategy could unlock value and boost Apple's stock, Bernstein
  36. Original FANGs Will Soar On 'Very Healthy' Growth: GBH Insights

    December 8, 2017
    FANGs: Facebook, Amazon, Netflix and Google still have plenty of bite
  37. Why Visa and MasterCard May Have Fallen Too Far

    December 5, 2017
    The Color of Money: The two stocks may be poised to rise after their recent downdraft
  38. 77% of Investors Worried About Market Bubbles In Survey

    December 5, 2017
    Beware of asset bubbles and greater volatility in 2018, per a survey of 500 asset managers
  39. Top Stocks Billionaire David Tepper Bought and Sold in Q3: 13F Filing

    November 20, 2017
    Tepper's Appaloosa Management is up 5.6% over last quarter, according to a 13F filing.
  40. 6 Stocks With Upside As Market Ages: Wells Fargo Funds

    November 15, 2017
    Shiny Returns: These stocks may offer big upside as the market ages
  41. SEC Creating Database of Bad Actors Among Financial Advisors

    November 9, 2017
    The SEC is creating a searchable database of individuals who violated federal securities law.
  42. Why Broadcom's Bid For Qualcomm Will Probably Fail: Cramer

    November 7, 2017
    A Broadcom-Qualcomm merger offers fantastic value, but it may not happen, CNBC's Jim Cramer says
  43. Are Red-Hot Semiconductor Stocks Top Heavy?

    November 4, 2017
    Semiconductor stocks have been on a tear over the past couple of months, but many are trading at overbought levels.
  44. Tech Stocks Outperform Small Caps as Stocks Hit New Records

    November 3, 2017
    Weekly technical summary of the major U.S. indexes.
  45. Why Tesla Will Be No. 1 Big Tech Stock In Next 5 Years

    November 2, 2017
    Tesla's stock will soar longterm despite current pessimism, venture capitalist Munster says
  46. GoPro Stock's Head and Shoulders Pattern Suggests Downside

    November 2, 2017
    GoPro shares moved sharply lower after full-year guidance failed to impress, which could mean a breakdown from a head and ...
  47. Starbucks Stock Stuck in Trading Range

    November 2, 2017
    Three months ago, Starbucks stock gapped lower following earnings, making today's report important for the holiday season.
  48. Apple Stock Has Momentum but Suffered a Key Reversal

    November 2, 2017
    Apple reports earnings after setting a new high, but investors should beware of overhead risky levels.
  49. Shopify Uptrend at Risk After Latest Bear Raid

    November 1, 2017
    Anxious Shopify shareholders are reeling from the second major bear raid in less than a month and could choose to abandon ...
  50. Tesla Stock Holds Key Level as Earnings Loom

    November 1, 2017
    Tesla reports earnings after the close today. The stock is above a "golden cross" on its daily chart with a negative weekly ...
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