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Stock Market Today (7/26/21): Major Indexes Quietly Etch New Highs
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today (7/26/21): Major Indexes Quietly Etch New Highs

The Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq all squeaked out fresh highs in a fairly quiet Monday session. Much more explosive was the cryptocurrency space.
July 26, 2021
Tesla's Q2 Earnings: 4 Things to Watch
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Tesla's Q2 Earnings: 4 Things to Watch

Our preview of the upcoming week's earnings reports includes Tesla (TSLA), Alphabet (GOOGL), Apple (AAPL), Microsoft (MSFT) and Facebook (FB).
July 23, 2021
Stock Market Today (7/22/21): Stocks Buck Surprise Jump in Jobless Claims
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Stock Market Today (7/22/21): Stocks Buck Surprise Jump in Jobless Claims

The latest weekly unemployment-benefit filings were disappointingly high, but the major indexes still managed a red-to-green session Thursday.
July 22, 2021
Stock Market Today (7/19/21): Dow Drops 725 Points on Resurgent COVID Fears
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Stock Market Today (7/19/21): Dow Drops 725 Points on Resurgent COVID Fears

The Dow suffered its biggest one-day drop since late October.
July 19, 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.
June 22, 2021

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6 AI Stocks to Watch for Rapid Growth
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6 AI Stocks to Watch for Rapid Growth

Artificial intelligence is becoming more ingrained in our everyday lives. Here are six names that could profit on this quickly expanding space.
June 15, 2021
All 30 Dow Jones Stocks Ranked: The Pros Weigh In
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All 30 Dow Jones Stocks Ranked: The Pros Weigh In

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is made up of 30 blue chips that are tops in their industries. But some Dow Jones stocks are better opportunities tha…
June 10, 2021
Stock Market Today 6/3/21: Markets Dip Despite Upbeat Jobs Data
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Stock Market Today 6/3/21: Markets Dip Despite Upbeat Jobs Data

Good news about the state of the labor market just a day ahead of the monthly payrolls report stirred anxiety about inflation and rising interest rate…
June 3, 2021
11 Best Tech Stocks for the Rest of 2021
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11 Best Tech Stocks for the Rest of 2021

Tech stocks have struggled in recent months, but analysts are bullish on the growth prospects for these 11 picks.
June 3, 2021
30 Top Stock Picks That Billionaires Love
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30 Top Stock Picks That Billionaires Love

Billionaire investors were busy at the start of 2021. Here are 30 companies, of various shapes and sizes, that were some of their top stock picks in t…
June 1, 2021
Stock Market Today 5/24/21: Tech Takes Off as Stocks Swing Higher
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Stock Market Today 5/24/21: Tech Takes Off as Stocks Swing Higher

A gaggle of technology and tech-esque names finished with solid gains on a Monday that saw 10 out of 11 sectors finish in the black.
May 24, 2021
Stock Market Today 5/17/21: Loud Merger Monday, Muted Day for Market
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Stock Market Today 5/17/21: Loud Merger Monday, Muted Day for Market

AT&T on Monday announced a massive deal to unload its WarnerMedia assets - easily the loudest headline amid a quiet down day for stocks.
May 17, 2021
The Pros' Picks: The 11 Best Nasdaq Stocks You Can Buy
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The Pros' Picks: The 11 Best Nasdaq Stocks You Can Buy

A sharp pivot away from growth has given Wall Street a much different perspective on what constitutes today's best Nasdaq stocks. Take a look.
May 13, 2021
11 Transformative M&A Deals You Should Care About
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11 Transformative M&A Deals You Should Care About

The M&A market is expected to heat up this year. Here are 11 noteworthy merger-and-acquisition stories we're following.
May 13, 2021
Stock Market Today 5/12/21: Inflation Sinks Its Teeth Into Stocks
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Stock Market Today 5/12/21: Inflation Sinks Its Teeth Into Stocks

April's CPI reading came in hotter than expected Wednesday, fueling inflation fears ... and a sizable selloff in all the major indexes.
May 12, 2021
5 Software Stocks That Analysts Love
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5 Software Stocks That Analysts Love

Software is long into its migration from CDs and disks into the cloud. But this maturing industry continues to grow ... and these software stocks shou…
May 12, 2021
Stock Market Today (4/27): Tesla, UPS Dominate Full Day of Earnings Moves
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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
The Best ESG Stocks in the Dow
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The Best ESG Stocks in the Dow

Only a third of the stocks in the Dow rank as industry leaders according to MSCI's ESG rankings. Fortunately, most of those who do also are favored by…
April 21, 2021
25 Blue Chips With Brawny Balance Sheets
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25 Blue Chips With Brawny Balance Sheets

Blue chips with rock-solid financials have been among the most secure holdings of the COVID pandemic. They should be just fine on the way out, too.
April 16, 2021
Stock Market Today 4/12/21: Stocks Sag on Sleepy Monday
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Stock Market Today 4/12/21: Stocks Sag on Sleepy Monday

The Dow declined on a low-volume Monday, but the start of Q1 earnings season and the Coinbase offering should spice things up later this week.
April 12, 2021
Stock Market Today 4/8/21: Big Tech Powers Positive Session
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Stock Market Today 4/8/21: Big Tech Powers Positive Session

The Nasdaq led the major indices higher Thursday amid gains in mega-cap technology stocks such as Apple (AAPL) and Microsoft (MSFT).
April 8, 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
Stock Market Today 3/9/21: Nasdaq Scores Biggest Surge in 4 Months
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Stock Market Today 3/9/21: Nasdaq Scores Biggest Surge in 4 Months

Tesla, Apple and a most other large-cap tech names triggered a relief rally in the Nasdaq a day after the index fell into correction.
March 9, 2021
Stock Market Today 3/5/21: Tech Roller Coaster Leaves Investors Thrilled
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Stock Market Today 3/5/21: Tech Roller Coaster Leaves Investors Thrilled

Stocks, especially tech, appeared poised for yet another bloodletting on Friday despite a stellar February jobs report. Then came the turn.
March 5, 2021
Stock Market Today 3/3/21: Growth Stocks Gashed
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Stock Market Today 3/3/21: Growth Stocks Gashed

A stingier stimulus measure, conflicting news on the COVID front and upward creep in interest rates helped send growthier stocks to the cleaners Wedne…
March 4, 2021