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Shaun Pruitt

Should Investors Buy General Electric or General Mills Stock Right Now?

Adding industry conglomerates to the portfolio is typically a sound decision and seeing if General Electric (GE) or General Mills (GIS) fit the bill is a worthy conversation.

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Bryan Hayes

Is Darden Restaurants (DRI) A Buy Ahead of Q1 Earnings Announcement?

The casual dining chain has exceeded earnings estimates in each of the last four quarters.

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Shaun Pruitt

Time to Buy these Recent IPOs after Instacart's (CART) Day View?

Investors may be wondering where the opportunity lies at among recent IPOs as analyst and research firms work to complete their financial estimates for Instacart (CART) and Arm Holdings (ARM).

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Shaun Pruitt

Time to Buy the Recent Surge in Kroger (KR) or Albertsons (ACI) Stock?

Gravitating to the growth conversation of a potential Kroger (KR) and Albertsons (ACI) merger is at the forefront of investors' minds and the FTC's agenda.

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Bryan Hayes

Bull of the Day: Fomento Economico Mexicano (FMX)

This defensive staple has been widely outperforming this year.

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Shaun Pruitt

3 Food Stocks to Hedge Against a Market Downturn

Food-related stocks can generally be defensive against a market correction especially when it's associated with a broader economic downturn.

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Derek Lewis

3 Stocks to Buy on Recent Dividend Hikes

Dividend hikes reflect a company's commitment to returning value to shareholders, undoubtedly encouraging. And recently, all three of these companies have boosted their payouts.

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Sweta Killa

Inflation Moderates in July: ETFs to Gain

Inflation in the United States rose for the first time in July after 12 straight months of decline. Investors should note that a pickup in inflation came as it was calculated from a lower base after prices subsided last July.

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Derek Lewis

3 Buy-Rated Stocks Delivering Outsized Returns

By targeting stocks displaying relative strength, investors can insert themselves in favorable trends where buyers are in control. And when you add in the Zacks Rank, the strategy becomes even more potent.

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Vrishali Bagree

3 Natural Food Stocks to Watch on Thriving Demand, Innovation

The Zacks Natural Foods Products industry players benefit from the growing consumer preference for healthy food options and efficient pricing amid cost inflation. These factors present good opportunities for Sprouts Farmers (SFM), Sovos Brands (SOVO) and SpartanNash (SPTN).

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Tracey Ryniec

Bear of the Day: Conagra (CAG)

When will inflation ease on food companies?

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Shaun Pruitt

Bear of the Day: Flower Foods (FLO)

There is a cautionary tale building for companies that produce or market higher quality foods with Flower Foods (FLO) stock landing a Zacks Rank #5 (Strong Sell) and the Bear of the Day.

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Bryan Hayes

Is Kura Sushi USA (KRUS) A Buy Ahead of Q3 Earnings Announcement?

The revolving sushi service model has served the company well this year.

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Kevin Cook

Bear of the Day: Tyson Foods (TSN)

Higher costs and declining consumption drive continued slowing growth in beef

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Sweta Killa

5 ETF Zones to Benefit as Inflation Drops to 4% in May

Easing inflation indicates that the economy is stabilizing and interest rates may be declining. In such an environment, some sectors tend to perform better than others.

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Bryan Hayes

Bear of the Day: Stepan Co. (SCL)

Buying pressure remains weak in this low-rated stock.

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Shaun Pruitt

Time to Buy These Consumer Food Stocks with Stellar Dividends

Many of these food companies are attractive as they offer stellar dividends in addition to the potential for near-term upside in their stocks.

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Bryan Hayes

Bear of the Day: Alico, Inc. (ALCO)

Consistently falling short of earnings estimates is a recipe for underperformance.

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Brian Bolan

SunOpta (STKL) and Celsius (CELH) are Aggressive Growth Stocks

Two more stocks for your aggressive growth radar screen

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Derek Lewis

Don't Ignore the Momentum in These 3 Stocks

Momentum investing is centered around targeting stocks displaying outperformance. And when you add in the Zacks Rank, the strategy can become even more potent.

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Derek Lewis

3 Top-Ranked Mid-Caps Investors Shouldn't Overlook

Mid-cap stocks sometimes don't receive much attention, as many are fixated on small-caps' explosive growth characteristics and large-caps' stable natures. However, these three shouldn't be overlooked.

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Derek Lewis

Bull of the Day: The Kraft Heinz Co. (KHC)

Kraft Heinz shares have displayed relative strength over the last month, with a better-than-expected quarterly print helping drive the move.

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Ethan Feller

Bull of the Day: Shake Shack (SHAK)

Shake Shack is on a tear this year, and it looks like the bull run may have just begun

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Derek Lewis

Bull of the Day: Lamb Weston (LW)

Lamb Weston shares have found plenty of buyers year-to-date, with a recent double-digit percentage EPS beat impressing the market.

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Derek Lewis

3 Top-Ranked Stocks Displaying Immense Relative Strength

Stop me if you've heard this before, but stocks making new highs tend to make even higher highs, especially when analysts' positive earnings estimate revisions roll in.

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