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Top 10 Financial Stocks For 2018

Restaurant stocks are always popular with investors, and there are many opportunities. A great player in this industry is Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Inc. (NASDAQ:CBRL). It posted excellent quarterly results including a 1.14% increase in total revenues. Total revenues for the first six months increased 0.68%. During the quarter Cracker Barrel opened two units, totaling 645 at the end of the....More>>>

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The Priceline Group Inc. (NASDAQ: PCLN) reported third-quarter financial results after markets closed on Monday. The company posted $31.18 in earnings per share (EPS) and $3.69 billion in revenue. There were consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters that called for $29.32 in EPS and $3.62 billion in revenue. The same period from last year had $25.35 in EPS and $3.1 billion in revenue.

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Top 5 Financial Stocks To Buy For 2018

Wells Fargo (NYSE:WFC) did an exceptionally good job of making it through the financial crisis in 2008 with minimal damage, weathering the turbulence in its stock price and rising to all-time record highs in the early and mid-2010s. Along the way, Wells Fargo also sought to regain its standing as a strong dividend stock, and it has successfully restored its quarterly payout to levels above what....More>>>

Top 10 Financial Stocks To Watch Right Now

According to the GuruFocus All-in-One Screener, the following stocks have high dividend yields but performed poorly over the past 12 months.

United Insurance Holdings Corp.’s (NASDAQ:UIHC) dividend yield is 1.43% with a payout ratio of 0.16%. Over the past 52 weeks, the price declined 10.9%. The stock is now trading with a price-earnings (P/E) ratio of 11.5 and a price-sales (P/S) ratio....More>>>

Top 10 Financial Stocks To Invest In 2017

Starbucks (NASDAQ:SBUX) is an incredibly well-run business with impressive fundamentals as a direct result. That’s it; no need to discuss about the atmosphere in the stores, rewards programs, Pokemon Go, or even Chinese market penetration. That is the job of the management. The company has proven its worth year after year through its strong fundamental growth.

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The airline industry

Passenger air transportation is a quintessential cyclical industry operating in an intensely competitive market. This is evident when the evolving competitive dynamics of the industry is examined within the framework of the Five Forces Analysis (Michael Porter; Fig. 1).

dow stock: Tsakos Energy Navigation Ltd(TNP)

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Top 10 Financial Stocks To Watch Right Now

Financial stocks have been flying but that hasn’t stopped Citigroup’s Keith Horowitz and team from cutting shares of JPMorgan Chase (JPM) to Neutral from Buy. They explain why:

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JPMorganis probably one of the most consensus longs on the buy side and sell side (76% of the 38 analyst ratings are Buy), which we believe is reflective of a strong management....More>>>

Hot Financial Stocks To Invest In 2017

In some ways, gift cards are the equivalent of looking under the Christmas tree to find that your significant other got you socks. Sure, you need socks, some of us maybe even want them, but for the majority of gift-receivers, a gift-giver taking the lazy option often makes the actual gift less special.

That’s what happens when someone decides to give a gift card. It counts as a gift,....More>>>

Top 10 Financial Stocks To Buy For 2017

January 5, 2017: Markets opened slightly higher again Thursday but by mid-morning sellers had taken over and the DJIA and S&P 500 traded in the red. Financials and industrials weighed on equities today with the best performing S&P sectors being real estate and consumer staples. WTI crude oil for February delivery settled at $53.76 a barrel, up about 0.9% on the day. February gold added 1.4%....More>>>

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Sex, Drugs and Pay-to-Play Fraud Hit New York Pension Fund: SEC

Less than 40% of workers said they have recovered financially from the recession that started in December 2007, according to a report from Transamerica Center for Retirement Studies. Thirteen percent said their recovery hasn’t....More>>>

Top 5 Financial Stocks To Own For 2017

Related BAC KBW: The Market Is Telling Banks To Break Up Financial Earnings In Focus As New Week Begins, But Data Also On Tap JPMorgan, Bank Of America Earnings Seen Hurt By Q1 Stock Volatility (Investor’s Business Daily) Related C KBW: The Market Is Telling Banks To Break Up Financial....More>>>

Hot Undervalued Stocks To Own Right Now

There are many alternative models for attempting to estimate how undervalued or overvalued the stock market is. Among them are:

Price/Book P/Retained Earnings Q-ratio (Market Capitalization of the entire market /replacement cost) Market Capitalization of the entire market / GDP Shiller’s CAPE10 (and all modified versions)

Typically these explain 60-70%....More>>>

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Since the release of its third-quarter results earlier this month, Transocean (NYSE:RIG) has shot up close to 20% on the market. This impressive growth in Transocean’s stock price can be attributed to the meaningful progress that the company has made on the financial front. In fact, its earnings for the third quarter came in at $0.25 per share, surpassing the market’s expectation of....More>>>

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Wall Street investors can be so fickle. And they love a winner.

The stocks markets surge since Donald Trumps surprise election victory might tempt some to call it a Trump rally, but keep in mind that it rallied even more when investors still thought Hillary Clinton would win.

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Hot Financial Stocks To Watch For 2017

The great paradox of cybercrime is that financial firms’ biggest vulnerability isn’t their technology, it’s the people who use it.

“It’s low-tech. It’s human error; people sending PII or SII. Folks are not breaking into the 256-bit encryption. They’re counting on human beings to not be aware [of risks] and to make mistakes,” according to Tom....More>>>