Zacks #1 Rank Additions
Here are 5 stocks added to the Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) List for Friday
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So far 80.6% companies in the Retail sector have beaten revenue estimates.
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Bear of the Day
With Republicans controlling Washington, gun sales have sunk.
Bull of the Day
Play China's booming Internet with this tech giant.
Know Your Options
Kevin Matras goes over a seldom talked about options strategy called Ratio Back Call Spreads. Learn how it works and how you might be able to use them.
As far as current drivers are concerned, the most significant are cloud computing, big data and artificial intelligence that are increasing demand for servers and data centers exponentially.
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The retail sector has posted a notably higher proportion of positive beats.
Screen of the Week
Kevin Matras goes over the Filtered Zacks Rank 5 strategy. Learn how it can help you pick the best of the Zacks #1 Rank stocks. Highlighted stocks include BCO, BRKS and WMC.
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It's time to employ some critical thinking: Is 9.4% annualized earnings growth out of line? Is the present S&P 500 forward 12-month valuation of 17.7 out of line?
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As the Federal Reserve lays the groundwork for a further normalization of its policy instruments, it is finding it difficult to explain the sticky low inflation tied to the strong US economy.
Zacks Industry Rank Analysis
Zacks Industry Rank System put Airlines at #13 out of 265 industries we rank. That puts this group into the top 5%.
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