1. ZACKS RANK BUY STOCKS: Today we highlight four new stocks: GameStop (GME), TJX Companies (TJX), The Boston Beer Company
(SAM) and Rock-Tenn (RKT). Get these stories below.
2. BEST OF EQUITY RESEARCH: Mortgage lenders continue to tighten credit standards,
which means DHI, RYL, TOL and other homebuilders won't see an improvement anytime soon.
Read the Industry Rank and get our Bull and Bear Stocks of the Day.
3. STRATEGIES & IDEAS: World Wrestling Entertainment Inc.
(WWE), which recently reported a blowout fourth quarter, is now a completely integrated
entertainment company with big plans for international markets.
4. ZACKS EXTRA: Mitch Zacks comments on the current market driver, valuations of
financial firms and market globalization.
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1. ZACKS RANK BUY STOCKS
The Zacks Rank is a powerful short term stock ranking system that has generated a 31% average annual return. Every day on Zacks.com we highlight four new Zacks Rank Buy stocks based on the main schools of investing: Aggressive Growth, Growth & Income, Momentum and Value.
Aggressive Growth - GameStop (GME)
GameStop (GME) posted a huge average surprise of 33.2% over the past four quarters.
Over the past week, this year's earnings estimates have jumped 17 cents. Read the full analysis on GME now!
Growth & Income - The TJX Companies, Inc. (TJX)
The TJX Companies (TJX) reported February sales of $1.3 billion, up 6% from $1.2
billion last year. Same-store sales increased 3% on a year-over-year basis. Read the full analysis on TJX now!
Momentum - The Boston Beer Company (SAM)
The Boston Beer Company (SAM) reported excellent fourth- quarter and full-year results
on Mar 11. Its stock price responded accordingly by approaching its previous high-water mark. Read the full analysis on SAM now!
Value - Rock-Tenn Company (RKT)
Rock-Tenn Company (RKT) recently closed on the acquisition of Southern Container Corp.
RKT has surprised consensus estimates over the last four quarters by an average of
9.83%. Read the full analysis on RKT now!
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2. BEST OF EQUITY RESEARCH
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The Zacks Equity Research team of 50 analysts generates a mountain of timely research every day that is geared towards long term stock investing. Here we turn the spotlight on some of their hottest insights.
INDUSTRY RANK w/ Charles Rotblut
Credit Scores: 720 is the New 680
Mortgage lenders continue to tighten credit standards, which means DHI, RYL, TOL and other homebuilders won't see an improvement anytime soon. More...
Stocks featured recently include IPC Holdings (IPCR), Arrow Electronics (ARW), Autoliv (ALV) and NOVA Chemicals (NCX). Get their latest posts.
BULL OF THE DAY
Vimpel (VIP) - Robust Subscriber Growth. For the full Zacks research report, click here.
BEAR OF THE DAY
Amylin Pharmaceuticals (AMLN) - Rising Expenses. For the full Zacks research report, click here.
ZACKS ANALYST INTERVIEW
Telecoms ADCT & CHT Looking Good
The 2008 outlook for the telecommunications industry has become more favorable, with recent valuation pullbacks of major telecom equity shares. More...
EARNINGS PREVIEW w/ Charles Rotblut
The Week of Mar 24 - Mar 28
Oracle (ORCL) will headline a limited earnings calendar this week, which also includes CAG, CKR, LEN and WAG. More...
EARNINGS TRENDS w/ Dirk Van Dijk
Earnings Estimates Still Heading South
Deterioration still being led by the Financial and Consumer Discretionary sectors. More...
OTHER ZACKS EQUITY RESEARCH RESOURCES
- Zacks Equity Research Home Page: Go there now.
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- Zacks Elite narrows down Zacks Equity Research recommendations into three focused portfolios. Learn more...
- Extremely Undervalued Stocks: These six companies have rock-
solid fundamentals that can thrive in volatile markets. Learn more...
3. STRATEGIES & IDEAS
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Here you will find fresh articles loaded with profitable investment strategies and ideas to help you beat the market.
Today we highlight...
TIMELY BUY of the WEEK
World Wrestling Entertainment Inc. (WWE)
This company, which recently reported a blowout fourth quarter, is now a completely
integrated entertainment company with big plans for international markets. More...
SCREEN OF THE WEEK
New Analyst Coverage
Kevin Matras explains why stocks with new analyst coverage are stocks you want to own. Stocks highlighted include ESE, NDSN and SUP: More...
ZACKS INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT
Diversifying Your Tax Risk
Now is a good time to consider the type of tax-deferred accounts to fund for retirement and beyond. More...
Pump-Up Your Returns with Exploration Companies
Exploration companies are posting huge gains, distinguishing themselves from their
industry peers. Read about XEC, APA, SGY and EAC. More...
PROFIT TRACKS: PEG RATIO
This strategy helps investors pinpoint stocks that are creating assets for shareholders. Four stocks meeting this screen's exclusive criteria include FFH, CGX, UVV and HUGH. More...
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4. ZACKS EXTRA
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MITCH ON THE MARKETS (AUDIO)
Mitch Zacks, Portfolio Manager at Zacks Investment Management, believes the market's current weakness is a buying opportunity for investors with a longer-term horizon. Listen to the audio here.
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Growth & Income: Understanding Dividend Dates
Momentum: Momentum Trading and Valuations
Value: Assessing Value for Cyclical Stocks
Aggressive Growth: Don't Get Buried With Debt Levels
Education Home: Click here.
Elan Corporation (ELN)
The Zacks Most Active Options filter highlights this biotech.
Discover how this underperformer could have bearish implications.Read the commentary.
Options homepage: Go there now.
ROUNDTABLE REVIEW (AUDIO)
Panelists give their opinions on JP Morgan acquiring Bear Stearns, and
attempt to make some sense out of recent recession surveys. Listen to his audio here.
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