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May 2018

10 Small-Cap Stocks With Large-Cap Potential

Small-cap stocks. They fly under the radars of most investors, who struggle to look past behemoths like Apple (AAPL) and familiar names like Facebook (FB). Small-cap stocks that are well worth owning are ...

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March 2018

9 Global Stocks to Heat Up Your Portfolio

It’s not that the recent volatility of the U.S. stock market hasn’t created a ripple effect that worked against — and then for — companies based in other countries, it’s that our wild swings ...

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January 2018

More Stocks Growing Faster Than Amazon

There's no getting around it—Amazon.com (AMZN) is a growth machine. Thanks to its foray into new business ventures and the ongoing expansion of different ones, sales are projected to have grown a little ...

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December 2017

10 Biggest Stock Market Successes of 2017

Though it's not over yet, barring an unexpected catastrophe, 2017 will be remembered as a great year for the market. As of the latest look, the S&P 500 was up nearly 19% since the end of last year, and ...

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December 2017

The 10 Biggest Stock Market Failures of 2017

The year isn't over yet, but with just a little more than a month left before 2017 is in the rear-view mirror, where individual stocks are right now is more or less where they're going to be. While most ...

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September 2017

10 High-Yield Dividend Investments to Set and Forget

Do you ever just get tired of the constant attention required to consistently beat the market by actively seeking out the best opportunities at any given time? Or, said another way, does the idea of a ...

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August 2017

9 Under-the-Radar Retirement Stocks to Buy

Most of the time, the top retirement stocks to buy are pretty clear … familiar names like AT&T Inc. (T) and Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) aren’t going anywhere. Although they may never drive heroic growth, ...

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July 2017

8 Mergers That Could Dethrone Amazon

The dust is settling after a slew of M&A activity. The big shake-up came courtesy of Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN), which announced a few weeks ago that it is getting into the grocery game via its acquisition ...

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June 2017

The 10 Best Stocks to Buy for the Rest of 2017

We're halfway through 2017, and so far, so good. All the major market indices have made their way into record-high territory within the past few weeks, and the S&P 500 is up nearly 9% since the end of ...

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Stocks & Bonds
June 2017

What Does Amazon.com Inc. Stock Get With Whole Foods? Marketing Gold.

Bringing the grocery chain into the fold isn't just about selling more groceries.

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June 2017

10 Great Stocks to Buy You Didn’t Know Existed

When most investors begin their hunt for new stocks to add to their portfolio, it’s not tough to come up with ideas. Popular mega-caps like Apple Inc. (AAPL) and Facebook Inc. (FB) can be great stocks ...

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June 2017

8 No-Brainer Retirement Stocks to Buy

While the mainstream financial media largely enables a short-term mindset for the market’s participants, the reality is, most of us would be better served by parking most of our money in true “buy-and-hold” ...

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March 2017

8 of the Most Overrated Stocks on Wall Street

To say Trump-mania has taken hold of Wall Street would be a considerable understatement. Since his election in early November, stocks are up more than 11% as investors have been more than willing to bet ...

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January 2017

10 High-Yield Dividend Stocks That Are Still Bargains

The S&P 500 is up 8% since the early November low and up 13% since the middle of 2016, and that has made it even tougher to find any stocks that still are priced at truly palatable levels. Not even many ...

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January 2017

10 Companies That Should Fear Donald Trump’s “America First” Plans

Right or wrong, there’s no denying President-elect Donald Trump’s “America First” policies are making an impact on U.S. companies’ plans to move jobs from U.S. soil to foreign lands. In mid-November, ...

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January 2017

Stocks to Buy That Are Growing Faster Than Amazon

Do you think Amazon.com (AMZN) is a growth machine like no other? It's a beast to be sure, with the most recently-reported quarterly top line up a healthy 22%... a pace that's pretty much been the norm ...

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December 2016

3 Things That'll Make IBM Stock Worth Owning Again

To say International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) has been tough to own the past few years would be a considerable understatement. Even with the 43% gain from February’s lows, IBM stock is still down ...

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