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The S&P Will Double Within the Next 5 Years

Weekend Wisdom

The market is in the midst of an historic move. And the most dynamic part is yet to come. Here's how to trade it for maximum gains.

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Fed Hikes Rates: Pick 6 Value Stocks from Insurance Industry

Analyst Blog

Amid an improving macro backdrop, we select six value stocks with strong fundamentals from the insurance industry for better returns.

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Zacks Equity Research

WestRock (WRK) Set to Acquire Plymouth Packaging's Assets

Analyst Blog

WestRock's (WRK) acquisition of Plymouth Packaging to enhance automated packaging systems business through the latter's Box on Demand system.

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Mylan Announces IPR Proceedings for Sanofi's Lantus Patents

Analyst Blog

Mylan (MYL) announced that interpartes review (IPR) proceedings has been initiated by PTAB regarding two Orange Book-listed patents, U.S. Patent Nos. 7,476,652 and 7,713,930 owned by Sanofi.

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Zacks Equity Research

Quanex Building (NX) Hits 52-Week High on Upbeat FY18 View

Analyst Blog

Expectation of higher demand for products and margin expansion provide a boost to Quanex Building (NX) stock.

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5 Nasdaq Stocks That Helped the Index Outperform in 2017

Analyst Blog

All these stocks have appreciated more than 50% in the year, so far, in turn helping Nasdaq outperform the market.

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Beat the Market in 2018 with These 4 Promising Gold Stocks

Analyst Blog

With gold expected to perform well in 2018 buoyed by its two big markets China and India, it would be a prudent idea to invest in gold stocks with compelling growth prospects.

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Zacks Equity Research

FCC Bids Adieu to Net Neutrality - Legal Battle Looms

Analyst Blog

The primary issue related to the Net Neutrality controversy is that can high-speed broadband (Internet) be treated as a public utility like phone, electricity, gas, water etc.

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Zacks Equity Research

CAR T Stocks in Focus with ASH 2017 Meet: GILD, JUNO & More

Analyst Blog

The CAR-T therapy space has been in spotlight since Aug 2017 and the recent ASH meeting had further put focus on the same.

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Zacks Equity Research

5 Tech Stocks That Have Crushed FANG in 2017

Analyst Blog

Here are some notable tech companies that have outperformed the FANG majors, in order of performance.

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Zacks Equity Research

Forget Fed, Special Dividends Pouring in from REITs

Analyst Blog

Special dividends are paid by REITs on capital gains from the sale of assets to avoid paying taxes.

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Unilever's Buyout of Schmidt's Naturals to Bolster Portfolio

Analyst Blog

Unilever's (UL) acquisition of Schmidt's Naturals is likely to strengthen the Personal Care Business.

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Zacks Equity Research

5 Solid Steel Stocks that Thumped the S&P 500 in 2017

Analyst Blog

The steel industry enjoyed a good run in 2017 notwithstanding a few lingering challenges.

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Merck's Keytruda Misses Primary End Point for Gastric Cancer

Analyst Blog

Merck's (MRK) anti-PD-1 therapy Keytruda misses the primary endpoint in a phase III study, which analyzed it as a second-line treatment for patients with advanced gastric adenocarcinoma.

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Pfizer's Arthritis Drug Gets FDA Nod for Label Expansion

Analyst Blog

The FDA approves label expansion of Pfizer's (PFE) JAK inhibitor Xeljanz for two doses on an impressive data from two phase III studies.

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Here's Why Home Depot (HD) Stock is an Investor Favorite

Analyst Blog

Home Depot's (HD) robust growth strategies, solid focus on Pro Customers and a disciplined capital allocation strategy poise the stock well for growth.

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Zacks Equity Research

Hyatt (H) Announces Share Buybacks, Discusses Asset Sales

Analyst Blog

Hyatt (H) enhances shareholder value and plans asset sell off to increase its financial flexibility as well as focus more on core business.

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Zacks Equity Research

What to Expect From FactSet Research (FDS) in Q1 Earnings?

Analyst Blog

FactSet Research's (FDS) fiscal first-quarter 2018 results are likely to be affected by declining client retention ratio.

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Chevron May Explore Crude Wells in Brazil's Frade Field

Analyst Blog

Oil field service giant Schlumberger will likely assist Chevron in the drilling of six wells in the Frade field, situated in the Campos basin.

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Cigna (CI) Buys Brighter to Enhance Technology Investment

Analyst Blog

Cigna's (CI) buyout of Brighter reflects its consistent efforts to scale up technological innovation.

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Zacks Equity Research

Forget Rate Hike, Ride on the Tech Wave to Gain from REITs

Analyst Blog

The technology wave is driving demand for real estates. Right from the time we use a smartphone to make a purchase, demand for REITs get a boost.

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Oasis Petroleum (OAS) to Buy Delaware Basin Assets for $946M

Analyst Blog

Oasis Petroleum (OAS) stock slumped following acquisition announcement as the investors were not pleased with the company's decision.

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Cancer Space Update: Roche, Pfizer & Regeneron Make Data Presentations

Analyst Blog

Several presentations at the annual meeting of the American Society of Hematology grab headlines in the cancer space.

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Zacks Equity Research

European Bank Stocks Slide as ECB Leaves Rates Unchanged

Analyst Blog

The European Central Bank's decision to keep interest rates unchanged disappointed investors causing bank stocks to inch lower.

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Is Arctic Drilling Set for Revival Amid Environment Concerns?

Analyst Blog

Following a two-year hiatus, Arctic offshore drilling seems poised for revival on the back of Trump's pro-energy policies and improving energy landscape.

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Yingli Green Energy (YGE) Q3 Earnings: What's in the Cards?

Analyst Blog

Yingli Green Energy (YGE) carries a Zacks Rank #3, which when combined with an ESP of 0.00% makes surprise prediction difficult.

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Zacks Equity Research

Company News For Dec 15, 2017

Corporate Summary

Companies in the news are: DIS, FOXA, SAFM, NDSN and ABM

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Urban Outfitters, Goodyear Tire & Rubber, 21st Century Fox, Walt Disney and Sky as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day

Press Releases

Urban Outfitters, Goodyear Tire & Rubber, 21st Century Fox, Walt Disney and Sky as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day

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Zacks Equity Research

Is the Options Market Predicting a Spike in EP Energy (EPE) Stock?

Tale of the Tape

Surging implied volatility makes EP Energy (EPE) Stock lucrative to the option traders.

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DAN or BWA: Which Stock Is a Better Auto Parts Manufacturer?

Investment Ideas

Higher demand for vehicles boosts sales growth for the auto parts manufacturers over time. Let's compare Dana (DAN) with BorgWarner (BWA) to find out which stock is better placed.

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