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Today's Top Stories: Wednesday- December 24, 2008
ZACKS RANK BUY STOCKS
- Aggressive Growth - EZCORP (EZPW) analysts have been raising estimates across the board. Shares are exchanging hands at good valuations as the stock continues on a bullish trend. Learn More...
Growth & Income - DeVry (DV) , which recently announced fall enrollment increases, continues to see higher earnings estimates from analysts. Learn More...
Momentum - S1 Corp. (SONE) has built a nice head of steam following solid third-quarter results. Shares have rallied more than 65% since the announcement. Learn More...
Value - Encore Wire (WIRE) beat third-quarter estimates by 25.93% even as it navigates the downturn in the construction industry and volatile copper prices. WIRE has a forward P/E of 14.4. Learn More...
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OPTIONS COMMENTARY: priceline.com (PCLN).
This online travel firm attracts heavy call volume following its recent rally. Learn More...
EARNINGS TRENDS: Early Q4 Reports are Ugly.
Total net income for the 17 firms that have reported is down 96% (mostly MS and GS). Learn more...
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