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Stock Market Today 10/1/20: Stimulus Talks Keep Stringing Stocks Along
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Stock Market Today 10/1/20: Stimulus Talks Keep Stringing Stocks Along

An effort to pass one more COVID rescue package before the U.S. elections continued to push and pull on the market Thursday.
October 1, 2020
10 Best Stocks to Buy If President Donald Trump Wins Re-Election
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10 Best Stocks to Buy If President Donald Trump Wins Re-Election

The 2020 election likely will be a pivot point for several areas of the market. Here are some of the best stocks to own should President Donald Trump …
September 29, 2020
Stock Market Today 9/15/20: Nasdaq, Tech Stocks Continue to Regain Their Poise
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Stock Market Today 9/15/20: Nasdaq, Tech Stocks Continue to Regain Their Poise

The technology sector took off again on a news-light Tuesday, though Apple (AAPL) didn't contribute much after a set of product and service reveals.
September 15, 2020
50 Top Stock Picks That Billionaires Loved in Q2
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50 Top Stock Picks That Billionaires Loved in Q2

These 50 companies, of various shapes and sizes, were among billionaires', high-asset hedge funds' and other institutional investors' top stock picks …
August 28, 2020
Stock Market Today 8/26/20: Tech Puts In Another Day of Heavy Lifting
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Stock Market Today 8/26/20: Tech Puts In Another Day of Heavy Lifting

A 26% gain Wednesday from soon-to-be Dow component Salesforce.com (CRM) helped tech lead yet another market rally.
August 26, 2020
Stock Market Today 8/25/20: A Little Trade Sunshine Helps Stocks Grow
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Stock Market Today 8/25/20: A Little Trade Sunshine Helps Stocks Grow

The U.S. and China recommitted to their 'Phase 1' trade agreement Tuesday, lifting the S&P 500 and Nasdaq.
August 25, 2020
Stock Market Today 8/20/20: Mega-Cap Tech Keeps Its Foot on the Pedal
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Stock Market Today 8/20/20: Mega-Cap Tech Keeps Its Foot on the Pedal

Gains in the likes of Apple (AAPL), Amazon.com (AMZN) and Tesla (TSLA) lifted an otherwise middling market Thursday.
August 20, 2020
Stock Market Today 8/6/20: 'FAAMNGs' Do the Market's Talking
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Stock Market Today 8/6/20: 'FAAMNGs' Do the Market's Talking

Facebook (FB), which surged Thursday on the launch of a feature to compete with TikTok, joined with other mega-caps to lead the indices higher yet aga…
August 6, 2020
Stock Market Today 7/31/20: Big Tech Roars, Everyone Else Snores
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Stock Market Today 7/31/20: Big Tech Roars, Everyone Else Snores

Blowout earnings from Apple (AAPL), Amazon.com (AMZN) and Facebook (FB) led another charge by the Nasdaq on Friday.
July 31, 2020
Stock Market Today 7/29/20: Big Tech Gets Grilled; Stocks Keep Cooking
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Stock Market Today 7/29/20: Big Tech Gets Grilled; Stocks Keep Cooking

Big Tech stocks pushed higher Wednesday as their CEOs were questioned on Capital Hill, and Kodak's (KODK) incredible ascent continued.
July 29, 2020
Stock Market Today 7/27/20: Technology Sizzles, But Gold Steals the Show
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Stock Market Today 7/27/20: Technology Sizzles, But Gold Steals the Show

The Nasdaq had a big Monday on the back of mega-cap tech and chip stocks, but gold's new highs were the talk of Wall Street.
July 27, 2020
Stock Market Today 7/23/20: Tech Stocks Take a Tumble
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Stock Market Today 7/23/20: Tech Stocks Take a Tumble

An increase in weekly jobless benefits applications and profit-taking in tech stocks sent the major indices to steep declines Thursday.
July 24, 2020
Closing Bell 7/1/20: Nasdaq Hits New Highs to Start Q3
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Closing Bell 7/1/20: Nasdaq Hits New Highs to Start Q3

The first day of 2020's second half kicked off with a mixed trading session that saw Amazon (AMZN) and Facebook (FB) help the Nasdaq to new highs.
July 2, 2020
The 50 Best Stocks of All Time
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The 50 Best Stocks of All Time

A finance professor made a startling discovery about the stock market: Over a 90-year span, 96% of all stocks collectively performed no better than ri…
October 18, 2019
How Facebook’s Libra Will Change the Cryptocurrency Landscape
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How Facebook’s Libra Will Change the Cryptocurrency Landscape

The social media giant announced that it will launch its new cryptocurrency in the first half of 2020. As an investment, it's likely to fall flat.
August 5, 2019
10 Communications Services Stocks to Buy for 2019
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10 Communications Services Stocks to Buy for 2019

May 29, 2019
7 "Perfect 10" Stocks to Buy Now
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7 "Perfect 10" Stocks to Buy Now

The Standard & Poor’s 500-stock index ended April with its best start to a year since 1987, and most of the major stock indexes are either near or at …
May 8, 2019
Goldman Sachs: 7 Growth Stocks to Buy With Explosive Potential
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Goldman Sachs: 7 Growth Stocks to Buy With Explosive Potential

If you are stuck for investing inspiration after a breakneck first quarter, Goldman Sachs has some valuable tips.
April 1, 2019
James K. Glassman's Top 10 Stock Picks for 2019
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James K. Glassman's Top 10 Stock Picks for 2019

I am making a contrarian pick: the New York Times. The industry is said to be dead. But the Times is figuring out how to make money.
November 29, 2018
RBC Capital: 5 Tech Stocks to Buy Before Earnings
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RBC Capital: 5 Tech Stocks to Buy Before Earnings

We are entering a crucial period for tech stocks, especially for the mega-cap players, which have really taken on water over the past few weeks.
October 22, 2018
12 Vulnerable Stocks to Watch on Market-Wide Weakness
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12 Vulnerable Stocks to Watch on Market-Wide Weakness

October 11, 2018
10 S&P 500 Stocks to Buy for Long-Term Outperformance
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10 S&P 500 Stocks to Buy for Long-Term Outperformance

Although every investor probably should have at least some money invested in an index fund, right now, those same investors should consider piling int…
September 6, 2018
Stumbling FANGs? No Problem, Says the Market
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Stumbling FANGs? No Problem, Says the Market

Tech leaders swooned in late July, but stocks just kept plodding along
August 7, 2018
5 Stocks That Should Start Paying Dividends
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5 Stocks That Should Start Paying Dividends

Investors tend to be drawn to hot technology and biotechnology stocks for their growth prospects – not for the cash they return to shareholders.
August 6, 2018
6 Stocks Battling Bad News: Sell, Hold or Buy?
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6 Stocks Battling Bad News: Sell, Hold or Buy?

Plenty of worries can keep investors up at night, from the prospects for corporate earnings to whatever the Federal Reserve Board might have up its sl…
June 12, 2018
Socially Responsible Investing? It's Complicated
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Socially Responsible Investing? It's Complicated

It takes a lot of time to do the research to make sure a company is compatible with your values.
June 7, 2018