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Top 10 Stocks For 2018

Readers sometimes ask where I find ideas for new stock recommendations.

The answer is everywhere. I read a lot of business news, both in hard copy and on-line. I watch some financial shows on TV. I talk to people. I do a lot of research. And sometimes the ideas flow from a casual dinner table conversation.

That happened last week. Through a mutual friend, I had the opportunity to sit....More>>>

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 The stealth rally in Europe continues…   You may not have noticed, but European stocks – as represented by the STOXX Europe 600 Index – broke out to a new 52-week high earlier this month.   On February 13, the broad index closed at more than 370 for the first time since December 2015… And it has remained around that level over the past two weeks. On Thursday,....More>>>

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It’s been clear from the beginning that Alaska Air’s (NYSE:ALK) acquisition of Virgin America was bad news for United Continental (NYSE:UAL). Alaska Air’s management viewed the deal as a springboard for growth in California — especially in the Bay Area. Meanwhile, United is the dominant airline in San Francisco.

On Thursday, Alaska Air revealed just how much of a threat....More>>>

Hot Performing Stocks To Buy Right Now

Platinum prices in 2017have been outperforming the broader market, making the precious metal a worthy investment.

The price of platinum has gained 9% this year from $905.70 on Dec. 30, 2016, to $987.60. These returns top the Dow Jones Industrial Average’s gain of 4.1% over the same period.

What’s more, Money MorningResource Specialist Peter Krauth predicts the platinum....More>>>

Top 10 Value Stocks To Watch For 2017

Patience in investing is a virtue. If you’re willing to hold on until the end of 2017 with Symphony International Holdings (OTC:SYNNF), then you could be rewarded with a 9% dividend and a 40% return on capital.

Symphony, a London-listed, closed-end investment fund, currently trades with a 40% discount to its net asset value. Its assets aim to capture the growing economic power of the....More>>>

What Under Armour Didn't Say in Its Earnings Report”

High-performance athletic clothing brand Under Armour (NYSE:UA) (NYSE:UAA) reported slightly better earnings than expected for the first quarter. As covered in my earnings preview article, investors were interested in the results from its large North American and wholesale segments. Management discussed these topics along with providing insight into the new relationship with Kohl’s. Missing....More>>>

Why Nike and Under Armour Are Pushing for High-Tech Manufacturing”

Nike(NYSE:NKE), Under Armour (NYSE:UAA)(NYSE:UA), and other clothing brands have been talking a lot lately about the need to overhaul their manufacturing processes as a way to reduce costs, improve quality, and have more flexibility. The textile manufacturing process has changed relatively slowly compared with other industries, but that could change soon as more and more focus is put on disrupting....More>>>

Why Nike and Under Armour Are Pushing for High-Tech Manufacturing”

Nike(NYSE:NKE), Under Armour (NYSE:UAA)(NYSE:UA), and other clothing brands have been talking a lot lately about the need to overhaul their manufacturing processes as a way to reduce costs, improve quality, and have more flexibility. The textile manufacturing process has changed relatively slowly compared with other industries, but that could change soon as more and more focus is put on disrupting....More>>>

The 10 Best Stocks for a “Set It and Forget It” Summer Portfolio

Traditionally, the best stocks in any portfolio (growth, income, retirement) are stocks that you can buy and leave alone for at least a few months, if not a few years, without having to worry about rushing to your brokerage account to sell out before you’re caught in an epic collapse.

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And summertime is typically one of the hottest months....More>>>