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Stock Market Today 10/12/20: Apple, Amazon Spearhead a Wild Tech Rally
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Stock Market Today 10/12/20: Apple, Amazon Spearhead a Wild Tech Rally

Sharp gains in Apple (AAPL) and Amazon (AMZN) on Columbus Day helped push the major indices closer to all-time highs.
October 12, 2020
8 Dow Stocks That Billionaires Love
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8 Dow Stocks That Billionaires Love

The "smart money" understands the value of scale, stability and dividends. That's why it should be no surprise that several Dow stocks are popular amo…
October 9, 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 …
October 6, 2020
Stock Market Today 10/5/20: Stocks Soar Amid Trump's COVID Treatment - Here's Why
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Stock Market Today 10/5/20: Stocks Soar Amid Trump's COVID Treatment - Here's Why

Wall Street on Monday tried to digest multiple aspects of President Donald Trump's fight against COVID, including what it means for the country's pand…
October 5, 2020
Stock Market Today 9/21/20: Bulls Retreat in Face of Growing Political, Health Risks
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Stock Market Today 9/21/20: Bulls Retreat in Face of Growing Political, Health Risks

Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death and worrying COVID-19 numbers in Europe added additional downward pressure on stocks Monday.
September 21, 2020

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Hedge Funds' 25 Top Blue-Chip Stocks to Buy Now
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Hedge Funds' 25 Top Blue-Chip Stocks to Buy Now

Hedge funds historically have loaded up on blue-chip stocks, and that's still true today. Here, we examine the smart money's favorite stock picks and …
September 17, 2020
Stock Market Today 9/14/20: Big Deal! Stocks Solidly in the Black on 'M&A Monday'
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Stock Market Today 9/14/20: Big Deal! Stocks Solidly in the Black on 'M&A Monday'

Big dealmaking from Nvidia (NVDA) and Gilead Sciences (GILD), as well as renewed COVID vaccine hopes, sent a jolt into stocks Monday.
September 14, 2020
Stock Market Today 9/11/20: Stocks End Wobbly Week With a Mixed Finish
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Stock Market Today 9/11/20: Stocks End Wobbly Week With a Mixed Finish

Tech stocks lagged on Friday, but cyclicals helped buoy the Dow Jones Industrial Average after a better-than-expected CPI reading.
September 11, 2020
Stock Market Today 9/10/20: Stocks Can't Muster Second Day of Gains
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Stock Market Today 9/10/20: Stocks Can't Muster Second Day of Gains

Early gains gave way to deeper losses Thursday as unemployment-benefits claims were higher than expected, and as a 'skinny' stimulus bill was snuffed.
September 11, 2020
Stock Market Today 9/9/20: Nasdaq Comes to Life in Raucous Rebound
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Stock Market Today 9/9/20: Nasdaq Comes to Life in Raucous Rebound

The Nasdaq reversed course from its quickest-ever correction with sizable gains Wednesday, led by the usual suspects.
September 9, 2020
50 Top Stock Picks That Billionaires Love
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50 Top Stock Picks That Billionaires Love

These 50 companies, of various shapes and sizes, are among the top stock picks held by billionaire investors or high-asset hedge funds.
September 4, 2020
Dow Stocks: The Pros' Third-Quarter Rankings
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Dow Stocks: The Pros' Third-Quarter Rankings

The Dow Jones Industrial Average just shook things up, adding three new blue-chip members. Here are the analysts' rankings of all 30 Dow stocks.
September 3, 2020
All 30 Dow Stocks Ranked: The Pros Weigh In
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All 30 Dow 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 stocks are better opportunities than othe…
September 3, 2020
Stock Market Today 9/3/20: Tech Stocks Tank in Stunning Market Downturn
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Stock Market Today 9/3/20: Tech Stocks Tank in Stunning Market Downturn

2020's biggest winners turned tail Thursday in a widespread selloff that saw Apple (AAPL), Microsoft (MSFT) and other tech names sink.
September 3, 2020
Stock Market Today 8/27/20: Dow Claws Higher on a Bumpy Day of Trading
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Stock Market Today 8/27/20: Dow Claws Higher on a Bumpy Day of Trading

Stocks put up mixed results Thursday as Wall Street absorbed a major Fed policy shift, high jobless claims and a new rapid COVID-19 test.
August 27, 2020
20 Best Stocks to Buy for the New Bull Market
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20 Best Stocks to Buy for the New Bull Market

The U.S. is officially in a bull market, but economic weakness persists. The best stocks to buy now must have acutely positioned businesses and be abl…
August 21, 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 8/12/20: Tech Wakes From Its Daze in Wide Rally
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Stock Market Today 8/12/20: Tech Wakes From Its Daze in Wide Rally

Apple (AAPL) and Microsoft (MSFT) spearheaded a broader rally Wednesday that brought the S&P 500 within mere points of a new bull market.
August 12, 2020
Stock Market Today 8/7/20: Strong July Jobs Report Has a Dark Side
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Stock Market Today 8/7/20: Strong July Jobs Report Has a Dark Side

A better-than-expected employment report that saw 1.8 million U.S. jobs added in July didn't give the markets much of a boost Friday.
August 7, 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 8/3/20: A Red-Hot Start to August
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Stock Market Today 8/3/20: A Red-Hot Start to August

Microsoft's (MSFT) interest in TikTok sends the blue chip's shares soaring Monday; EV makers such as Nio (NIO) and Workhorse Group (WKHS) jump, too.
August 3, 2020
10 First-Class Cloud Stocks to Buy
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10 First-Class Cloud Stocks to Buy

The cloud is evolving, and the industry's investments are too. Here are 10 high-growth cloud stocks to buy to leverage this technology in your favor.
July 28, 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 23, 2020
Closing Bell 7/22/20: Dow Edges Higher Despite Growing Rift With China
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Closing Bell 7/22/20: Dow Edges Higher Despite Growing Rift With China

The Dow and other major indices eked out gains Wednesday despite new wrinkles in U.S.-China relations; Tesla (TSLA) surges in after-hours action.
July 22, 2020
Closing Bell 7/20/20: Amazon.com Goes Gonzo, Nasdaq Sets New High
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Closing Bell 7/20/20: Amazon.com Goes Gonzo, Nasdaq Sets New High

Amazon.com (AMZN) and Tesla (TSLA) sprinted to large gains Monday, launching the Nasdaq to fresh highs and putting the S&P 500 above breakeven for 202…
July 20, 2020