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Stock Market Today (4/27/22): Microsoft Delivers, Alphabet Disappoints in Flat Day for Stocks
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today (4/27/22): Microsoft Delivers, Alphabet Disappoints in Flat Day for Stocks

The Nasdaq touched a new intraday low but finished near breakeven Wednesday as two of its biggest components reported earnings.
April 27, 2022
Apple (AAPL) Headlines Busy Week of Tech Earnings
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Apple (AAPL) Headlines Busy Week of Tech Earnings

Our preview of the upcoming week's earnings reports includes Apple (AAPL), Alphabet (GOOGL), Microsoft (MSFT), Meta Platforms (FB), Amazon.com (AMZN) …
April 25, 2022
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 comprises 30 blue-chip stocks that are tops in their industries. But some Dow Jones stocks are better buys than other…
April 19, 2022
Stock Market Today (4/11/22): Stocks Start the Week With Sharp Losses
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today (4/11/22): Stocks Start the Week With Sharp Losses

Another big jump in the 10-year Treasury yield weighed on tech stocks, but energy was the worst sector today.
April 11, 2022
Stock Market Today (4/6/22): Stocks Fall as Fed Lays Out Tightening Plans
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today (4/6/22): Stocks Fall as Fed Lays Out Tightening Plans

Fed minutes show tentative plan for reducing the central bank's balance sheet, some officials' willingness to raise rates 50 basis points at a time.
April 6, 2022

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Can AI Beat the Market? 10 Stocks to Watch
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Can AI Beat the Market? 10 Stocks to Watch

An artificial intelligence (AI) system identifying high-potential equities has been sharp in the past. Here are its 10 top stocks to watch over the ne…
March 17, 2022
10 Beaten-Down Tech Stocks to Buy for the Long Term
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10 Beaten-Down Tech Stocks to Buy for the Long Term

Tech stocks have taken a walloping in 2022, but these 10 discounted picks are poised for long-term growth.
March 9, 2022
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 reputed smart money up to lately? We explore the 25 most popular blue-chip stocks among the hedge fund crowd.
February 28, 2022
How to Win With Game Stocks
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How to Win With Game Stocks

Game stocks are the backbone of the metaverse, the "next big thing" in consumer technology.
February 24, 2022
The Pros' 10 Best S&P 500 Stocks to Buy Now
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The Pros' 10 Best S&P 500 Stocks to Buy Now

Amid current market challenges, these top-rated S&P 500 stocks could provide investors with opportunities.
February 14, 2022
Stock Market Today (2/10/22): Fastest Inflation in 40 Years Flattens Stocks' Rally
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today (2/10/22): Fastest Inflation in 40 Years Flattens Stocks' Rally

A white-hot January CPI report exceeded already high expectations, raising expectations for Fed intervention and lowering the boom on equity prices.
February 10, 2022
30 Best Stocks of the Past 30 Years
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30 Best Stocks of the Past 30 Years

This elite group of global equities created the most wealth for shareholders over the past three decades.
February 5, 2022
Stock Market Today (1/26/22): Powell Rate Comments Rupture Morning Rally
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Stock Market Today (1/26/22): Powell Rate Comments Rupture Morning Rally

The market didn't flinch at the Fed's nod toward a March rate hike, but stocks swooned after Chair Powell said there's "quite a bit of room to raise i…
January 26, 2022
Stock Market Today (1/25/22): Stocks End Down on Another Roller-Coaster Day
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today (1/25/22): Stocks End Down on Another Roller-Coaster Day

The major indexes stage another comeback Tuesday but this time can't escape declines; Microsoft falls after hours despite an earnings beat.
January 25, 2022
The 15 Best Growth Stocks to Buy for 2022
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The 15 Best Growth Stocks to Buy for 2022

Strategists are mostly betting on value in 2022, but there's plenty of opportunity to be found among growth stocks. Here are 15 top-rated ones to buy …
January 25, 2022
Tesla Stock: TSLA Headlines Busiest Week of Earnings So Far
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Tesla Stock: TSLA Headlines Busiest Week of Earnings So Far

Our preview of the upcoming week's earnings reports includes Tesla (TSLA), Apple (AAPL), Microsoft (MSFT), Intel (INTC) and Chevron (CVX).
January 24, 2022
Stock Market Today (1/18/22): Bond Yields, Goldman a One-Two Punch for the Bears
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today (1/18/22): Bond Yields, Goldman a One-Two Punch for the Bears

The 10-year Treasury yield hit a two-year high and Goldman whiffed on its Q4 earnings report, sending 10 of 11 sectors into the red Tuesday.
January 18, 2022
Microsoft Buys Activision With One Eye on the Cloud
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Microsoft Buys Activision With One Eye on the Cloud

MSFT’s $68.7 billion deal for ATVI brings the tech giant a library of A+ titles … and another way to leverage its cloud heft.
January 18, 2022
Stock Market Today (1/13/22): Stocks Resume Slide on Busy News Day
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today (1/13/22): Stocks Resume Slide on Busy News Day

The major benchmarks started the day in positive territory, but were bathed in red ink by the close.
January 13, 2022
Stock Market Today (1/5/22): Fed Shows Its Teeth, Tech Shows Its Tail
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today (1/5/22): Fed Shows Its Teeth, Tech Shows Its Tail

The Fed's most recent meeting minutes hinted at yet another stimulus wind-down, which yanked hard on technology and real estate shares.
January 5, 2022
The 12 Best Tech Stocks to Buy for 2022
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The 12 Best Tech Stocks to Buy for 2022

The best tech-sector picks for the year to come include plays on some of the most exciting emergent technologies, as well as several old-guard mega-ca…
January 3, 2022
The Best and Worst Dow Stocks of 2021
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The Best and Worst Dow Stocks of 2021

The Dow Jones Industrial Average produced well-above-average returns in 2021. But some of its venerable blue chips did far better ... while others lef…
December 31, 2021
Stock Market Today (12/16/21): Tech Trounced as Fed Elation Fades
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today (12/16/21): Tech Trounced as Fed Elation Fades

Semiconductor stocks and other technology-sector shares took a nosedive Thursday to lead the major indexes lower.
December 16, 2021
Stock Market Today (12/14/21): Tech Tumbles on Another Weak Day for Stocks
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Stock Market Today (12/14/21): Tech Tumbles on Another Weak Day for Stocks

Another hot inflation reading sparks concerns that Fed policy will get tighter, sooner, weighing on technology shares.
December 14, 2021
Stock Market Today (12/10/21): S&P 500 Sets Record Despite Sizzling Inflation
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today (12/10/21): S&P 500 Sets Record Despite Sizzling Inflation

November's CPI report showed consumer prices rising at rates last seen decades ago. Investors waffled early Friday but bought into the afternoon.
December 10, 2021
Stock Market Today (11/29/21): Tech Stocks Lead in Broad-Market Bounce
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today (11/29/21): Tech Stocks Lead in Broad-Market Bounce

Tesla and Microsoft were two notable gainers, while semiconductor stocks also made a big move higher.
November 29, 2021