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Stock Market Today (10/27/21): Microsoft, Alphabet Carry Nasdaq to a Razor-Thin Gain
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today (10/27/21): Microsoft, Alphabet Carry Nasdaq to a Razor-Thin Gain

Two big performances from two mega-caps helped the Nasdaq just barely escape a close in the red Wednesday.
October 27, 2021
Stock Market Today (10/6/21): Debt-Ceiling Band-Aid Gets Stocks Into the Green
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today (10/6/21): Debt-Ceiling Band-Aid Gets Stocks Into the Green

Equities perked up into positive territory Wednesday after Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell offered up a short-term debt-ceiling extension.
October 6, 2021
Stock Market Today (10/5/21): Tech Recovers in Broad-Market Bounce-Back
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today (10/5/21): Tech Recovers in Broad-Market Bounce-Back

Better-than-expected U.S. services data and fresh firepower in the fight against COVID helped stocks claw back much of Monday's losses.
October 5, 2021
Stock Market Today (9/28/21): Interest Rate Moves, Debt Worries Roil Stocks
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today (9/28/21): Interest Rate Moves, Debt Worries Roil Stocks

Stocks took a gut punch Tuesday as the 10-year Treasury yield climbed again and Senate Republicans blocked a bill to raise the debt limit.
September 28, 2021
Stock Market Today (9/27/21): Energy Leads, Tech Lags, As Interest Rates Keep Rising
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today (9/27/21): Energy Leads, Tech Lags, As Interest Rates Keep Rising

The rotation into cyclicals and value was in full gear Monday as the 10-year Treasury yield briefly eclipsed 1.5% for the first time in months.
September 27, 2021

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Stock Market Today (9/14/21): Dow Drops as Brief Boost From CPI Data Fades
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Stock Market Today (9/14/21): Dow Drops as Brief Boost From CPI Data Fades

A morning jolt from an August cooldown in inflation proved ephemeral Tuesday, with early gains fizzling into widespread declines.
September 14, 2021
25 Stocks Billionaires Are Selling
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25 Stocks Billionaires Are Selling

Billionaires, hedge funds and other high-net-worth investors did plenty of selling in Q2. Here are 25 stocks they unloaded over the most recent three-…
September 3, 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.
August 30, 2021
6 Stocks to Buy as Delta Variant Cases Surge
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6 Stocks to Buy as Delta Variant Cases Surge

COVID-19 cases have spiked recently due to a highly transmissible strain. Here's a list of delta variant stocks that could get a boost as cases contin…
August 12, 2021
21 Best Stocks to Buy for the Rest of 2021
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21 Best Stocks to Buy for the Rest of 2021

Call it a comeback. Many of the best stocks to buy for the rest of this year remain heavily tied to economic recovery prospects.
August 6, 2021
Stock Market Today (7/26/21): Major Indexes Quietly Etch New Highs
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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
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
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
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