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Stocks On Cruise Control... For Now

As suspected, stocks kept riding higher on the momentum created from last week's surprisingly good employment report. Now it is becoming all too easy to understand why the odds are pointing to more upside for stocks until some new catalyst emerges.

With that being the case, then let's just turn our attention to some articles that will help you outperform in the weeks and months ahead.

•  Roundtable Top Picks for the Week of May 6th

•  How High Before the Next Correction?

•  Anatomy of Success: BlackRock (BLK)

•  Are Economic Headwinds Moving to the Rear View Mirror?

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Bull & Bear of the Day

Zacks Rank #1 Strong Buy

CBOE Holdings (CBOE)

Don't pass up the option to buy this top ranked stock; it has pricing power and an incredible level of profitability.


Zacks Rank #5 Strong Sell

Simpson Manufacturing (SSD)

Falling estimates suggest that there are termites lurking in this low ranked wood and construction product maker.

Stock Picking Strategies

The Megaphone Chart Pattern  ››

4 Big Winners from this Earnings Season  ››

Q1 Earnings Season in Final Stretch  ››

Funds Commentary

Top 5 Zacks #1 Ranked Balanced Funds  ››

Malaysia ETF Surges on Election Result  ››

MLP ETF Investing: The Surge Continues  ››

Options Strategies

Winning With Option Volatility  ››

Video Reports

Are Economic Headwinds Moving to the Rear View Mirror?

Zacks experts share their views on the latest jobs data and what it means to our economy and the market.

Roundtable Top Picks for the Week of May 6th

Ideas for Building, ETFs and Transportation. Opportunities covered include Ryland Group (RYL), Vanguard REIT ETF (VNQ) and Canadian Pacific (CP).

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These ETFs are suitable not only for hedging against volatility but also result in higher returns over longer term.


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