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Stock Market Today 5/4/21: Rate Fears Send Tech Tumbling
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today 5/4/21: Rate Fears Send Tech Tumbling

Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen put a little fear of future Fed rate hikes into investors, sparking an exodus Tuesday in the FAANGs and other tech nam…
May 4, 2021
Stock Market Today 5/3/21: Dow Leads in a Mixed May Start for Stocks
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today 5/3/21: Dow Leads in a Mixed May Start for Stocks

The "rotation trade" popped its head back up Monday, as the Dow advanced and the Nasdaq slipped to start the new month.
May 3, 2021
Stock Market Today 4/30/21: Stocks Sag Despite Slew of Earnings Beats
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today 4/30/21: Stocks Sag Despite Slew of Earnings Beats

Amazon.com (AMZN) and Twitter (TWTR) added to a pile of Q1 earnings beats Friday, but the major indexes all hit the skids.
April 30, 2021
Stock Market Today (4/27): Tesla, UPS Dominate Full Day of Earnings Moves
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today (4/27): Tesla, UPS Dominate Full Day of Earnings Moves

Tesla (TSLA) sank Tuesday despite reporting record profits while UPS (UPS) popped on a strong earnings beat. The broader indexes did a lot less moving…
April 27, 2021
Nasdaq, S&P 500 Hit New Highs to Start Packed Trading Week
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Nasdaq, S&P 500 Hit New Highs to Start Packed Trading Week

The Nasdaq and S&P 500 made their way into record territory Monday on the back of strong performances by chipmakers and energy stocks.
April 26, 2021

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FAANG Stocks: What Challenges Await These 5 Mega-Caps?
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FAANG Stocks: What Challenges Await These 5 Mega-Caps?

After a blockbuster 2020 performance, the FAANG stocks aren't doing quite so hot in 2021. Here, we look at some of the headwinds facing investors in t…
April 5, 2021
Stock Market Today 3/18/21: Inflation Fears Wreck Tech Again
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Stock Market Today 3/18/21: Inflation Fears Wreck Tech Again

A jump in the yield on the benchmark U.S. 10-year Treasury note heightened inflation fears, and high-flying stocks in the technology sector once again…
March 18, 2021
Hedge Funds' 25 Top Blue-Chip Stocks to Buy Now
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Hedge Funds' 25 Top Blue-Chip Stocks to Buy Now

What is the "smart money" up to lately? We explore the 25 most popular blue-chip stocks among the hedge fund crowd.
March 9, 2021
Warren Buffett Stocks Ranked: The Berkshire Hathaway Portfolio
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Warren Buffett Stocks Ranked: The Berkshire Hathaway Portfolio

The Berkshire Hathaway portfolio is a diverse set of blue chips and, increasingly, lesser-known growth bets. Here's a look at every stock picked by Wa…
February 17, 2021
Stock Market Today 2/3/21: Big Energy, Clean Energy Keep Stocks Aloft
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today 2/3/21: Big Energy, Clean Energy Keep Stocks Aloft

Oil settled near one-year highs Wednesday and clean energy received more attention too, helping to keep most of the major indices rolling.
February 3, 2021
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Will Step Down, But Not Away
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Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Will Step Down, But Not Away

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos will hand the reins over to his AWS chief later this year, but Wall Street still sees big things ahead for AMZN.
February 3, 2021
Stock Market Today 2/2/21: Earnings, Stimulus Drive Another Big Push for Stocks
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today 2/2/21: Earnings, Stimulus Drive Another Big Push for Stocks

Major indices enjoy a second day of strong gains Tuesday; after the bell, Amazon.com announces Jeff Bezos will transition out of CEO role.
February 2, 2021
Stock Market Today 2/1/21: Big Tech Leads Another Snap-Back Rally
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Stock Market Today 2/1/21: Big Tech Leads Another Snap-Back Rally

COVID worries, including a not-glowing reception to Johnson & Johnson vaccine, helped drag the major indices lower Friday
February 1, 2021
13 Best Consumer Discretionary Stocks for 2021
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13 Best Consumer Discretionary Stocks for 2021

Consumer discretionary stocks could have plenty of room to run in 2021 as the economy (and America) normalizes. These are 13 picks to watch.
January 29, 2021
7 Top Robinhood Stocks in 2021: Do the Pros Agree?
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7 Top Robinhood Stocks in 2021: Do the Pros Agree?

The success of some Robinhood traders has piqued investors' curiosity. But what do the pros say about the platform's most recent top stocks?
January 26, 2021
Stock Market Today 1/21/21: Big Tech Keeps the Rally Moving
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today 1/21/21: Big Tech Keeps the Rally Moving

While Biden got to work on a number of new COVID-fighting measures Thursday, Wall Street kept its eye on mega-cap technology firms.
January 21, 2021
Stock Market Today 1/20/21: Wall Street Welcomes Biden With Resounding Rally
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today 1/20/21: Wall Street Welcomes Biden With Resounding Rally

The major indices finished at record highs Wednesday as investors digested the new president's inauguration message and hopes for his stimulus plan.
January 20, 2021
Stock Market Today 1/11/21: Big Tech Stocks Thumped After Banning Trump
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today 1/11/21: Big Tech Stocks Thumped After Banning Trump

Shares of several major tech firms slumped Monday after 'deplatforming' President Trump and others in response to last week's attack on the Capitol.
January 11, 2021
The 11 Best Growth Stocks to Buy for 2021
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The 11 Best Growth Stocks to Buy for 2021

Growth stocks cleaned up in 2020, but they could have a rockier 2021. Still, keep these 11 names on your watch list to buy on dips.
January 4, 2021
Stock Market Today 12/28/20: Signed Stimulus Bill Sends Stocks Through the Roof
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today 12/28/20: Signed Stimulus Bill Sends Stocks Through the Roof

President Donald Trump pulled an abrupt 180 on his stimulus stoppage Sunday, sending equity investors into a buying mood Monday.
December 28, 2020
Stock Market Today 12/9/20: Stocks Retreat on Stimulus Stalemate
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Stock Market Today 12/9/20: Stocks Retreat on Stimulus Stalemate

Investors rushed out of tech stocks Wednesday as continued gridlock on COVID stimulus measures weighed on Wall Street confidence.
December 10, 2020
50 Top Stock Picks That Billionaires Love
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50 Top Stock Picks That Billionaires Love

These 50 companies, of various shapes and sizes, are among the top stock picks held by billionaire investors or high-asset hedge funds.
December 8, 2020
25 Stocks That Billionaires Are Selling
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25 Stocks That Billionaires Are Selling

Billionaires and high-asset hedge funds have done plenty of selling in 2020. Here's what they've been unloading most recently, and why.
December 8, 2020
Stock Market Today 12/1/20: Wall Street Hangs on Stimulus Hopes Again
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Stock Market Today 12/1/20: Wall Street Hangs on Stimulus Hopes Again

A stimulus package brought by a group of nonpartisan senators Tuesday sparked stocks, which kept most of their gains even after the plan was shot down…
December 1, 2020
Stock Market Today 11/25/20: Jobs Data Weighs on Stocks, But Nasdaq Hits New High
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Stock Market Today 11/25/20: Jobs Data Weighs on Stocks, But Nasdaq Hits New High

The Nasdaq cleared its September highs Wednesday despite a second straight week of rising unemployment claims that slowed the other major indices.
November 25, 2020