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Bear of the Day
Despite several recent beats of the Zacks Consensus Estimate, estimates just being "flat" would be an improvement.
Bull of the Day
Results from the second Prime Day will be included in the earnings report slated to come out this week.
Zacks #1 Rank Additions
Here are 5 stocks added to the Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) List for Tuesday
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Headquartered in Kalamazoo, MI, Stryker Corporation (SYK) is set to report third-quarter 2016 results on Oct 27.
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Stocks that have impressive growth prospects but are undervalued may prove to be one of the best investment options in the equity market.
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Net income ratio helps in evaluating whether a company can generate ample sales revenue to offer stable returns to investors.
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Shares of Aduro BioTech's (ADRO) were hit after the FDA placed a partial clinical hold on studies based on its LADD platform.
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Stocks in the airline space are undergoing tough times.
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The construction sector seems to have recovered on the back of strong housing fundamentals.
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Tale of the Tape
Investors certainly have to be happy with Vale SA (VALE) and its short term performance
We have seen Q3 results from 21.9% of the consumer staples companies. Out of the total, 85.7% recorded an earnings beat, while 57.1% trumped revenue estimates.
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Inovio Pharmaceuticals (INO) announced that the FDA has placed a clinical hold on its proposed phase III program on VGX-3100
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Investment management, part of the broader Finance sector, has performed decently over the past several quarters.
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CBRE Group, Inc. (CBG) is slated to report third-quarter 2016 results on Oct 27, 2016, before the market opens.
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L-3 Communications' (LLL) combination of a Zacks Rank #3 and +2.75% ESP makes us reasonably certain of an earnings beat.
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Novartis (NVS) reported third-quarter 2016 core earnings of $1.23 per share, beating the Zacks Consensus Estimate of $1.18.
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O'Reilly Automotive Inc. (ORLY) is set to release its third-quarter 2016 results on Oct 26, after the closing bell.
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PetMed Express, Inc. (PETS) announced earnings per share (EPS) of 24 cents in the second quarter of fiscal 2017 missing the Zacks Consensus Estimate by a couple of cents.
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Raytheon (RTN) has an Earnings ESP of +1.22%, but carries a Zacks Rank #4 (Sell).
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Rockwell Collins Inc. (COL) has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire B/E Aerospace Inc. (BEAV).
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SCANA Corporation (SCG) is expected to report third-quarter 2016 earnings on Oct 27, before market opens.
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Under Armour, Inc. (UA) reported robust results in third quarter 2016.
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Visa Inc. (V) posted fourth-quarter fiscal 2016 (ended Sep 30) adjusted net income of $1.9 billion or 78 cents per share.
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America Movil SAB (AMX) is slated to report third-quarter 2016 results, after market close on Oct 27.
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Dr Pepper Snapple Group, Inc. (DPS) is set to report third-quarter 2016 results on Oct 27, before the market opens.
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The Blackstone Group L.P. (BX) is scheduled to report its third-quarter 2016 results before the opening bell on Thursday, Oct 27.
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Our proven model does not conclusively show that Dominion Resources (D) is likely to beat estimates this quarter
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Grupo Televisa S.A.B. is slated to report third-quarter 2016 results, after market close on Oct 27.
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Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) delivered a dismal third-quarter 2016 as both top and bottom line missed estimates.
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It will make a sizable impact on your life...including your stock portfolio.
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Following mixed earnings results, major indexes ended a choppy trading session mostly in the red on Friday
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Real estate investors worried about the impact of rising rates will definitely want to listen to this edition of the Dutram Report for insights on the best areas to bet on now.
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Large caps aren't so "boring" when you consider their stability and profit potential. Learn where to look for them and when to make the move.
The Q3 earnings season is on track to be the first quarter to show positive earnings growth after 5 quarters of back-to-back declines.
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Know Your Options
Kevin Matras talks about volatility and how to use it to your advantage through options.
Earnings and revenue growth is tracking better relative to what we have seen the last few quarters.
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Zacks Industry Rank Analysis
Data storage is the fastest growing semiconductor technology. Tape storage, hard disk drives and solid-state storage have doubled about every 12 to 18 months.
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Screen of the Week
Kevin Matras screens for companies showing their 'first profit' and explains why they are ones to watch. Highlighted stocks include KRO, ZEUS, YELP, PE and AOSL.
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The narrative away from the USA interested me this month, as I looked further into the matter of advanced nation GDP growth stagnation.
We revised up our near-term outlook for growth on the recent strength of consumer spending and some better-than-expected news on business fixed investment.
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Why, and where, the relief rally will end very soon.
Zacks Rank Buys
FB and HCA are growing stocks with strong Zacks Ranks
Strong Q3 results and a bullish growth projection has TG trading back to its 52-week high.
Watch Zacks Live to find out how earnings season is playing out, who will report next and what stocks are hot.
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With the market at record highs but calls for a correction growing louder, it's time to start thinking outside of the box in your trading.
All option traders get overwhelmed from time to time. Don't panic! Get started with a trading approach.
Growth & Income
Growth & Income Stock Strategist, Todd Bunton, highlights 3M (MMM) and Maiden Holdings (MHLD) on March 13, 2014.
The market was down big today, but the sell-off was measured and not panicky.
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Banking on Second Half Recovery, Again
We can safely say that despite all the hurdles, this industry is essential to business operations going forward.
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This aircraft rental and leasing company has surprised by almost 50% over the past 4 quarters and has an impressive valuation.
Strong preliminary numbers for the fourth quarter led this fitness products company to a 52-week high.
Video of the Week
Kevin Matras shows how to find the top stocks in the top sectors with the biggest potential catch-up price move. Highlighted stocks include MAT, OGE, SONO, TWC and VPHM.
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This tech play and recent Growth and Income addition advanced while the Nasdaq dropped.
Closing Market Commentary
Stocks rose on a favorable gross domestic product (GDP) reading, a dip in jobless claims and higher oil.
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Investing the Zacks Way
Steve Reitmeister, Editor-At-Large for Zacks.com,talks about the right way to bottom fish.
ROE is a favorite screening criteria of many money managers and investors.