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Going The Distance With Nutanix: Q4 A Buying Opportunity

No matter what Nutanix (NASDAQ:NTNX) does, it just can’t seem to win back the favor of the markets. In the aftermath of a strong beat-and-raise quarter that ended a stellar fiscal year for Nutanix, the market shrugged off the stock, keeping it flat at a bargain price of $22.

Despite the market’s bored reaction to the stock, opinions of it are anything but. Like many of....More>>>

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By Julia Chang

This story originally appeared on LearnVest as “The Fed Just Raised Interest Rates. Here’s What You Should Know.”

Much as economic analysts had expected, the Federal Reserve announced at the close of its two-day meeting on Wednesday that it was raising the target federal funds rate by a quarter of a percentage point to between 0.5% and 0.75%, marking....More>>>

Top 10 High Tech Stocks To Invest In 2018

The big news over the weekend has been Facebook Inc.’s (NSDQ:FB) announcement to buy backstock worth $6B, starting in Q1 2017. This was a first in the history of the company. While it can come across as a surprise for a growing company to announce a share repurchase offering, the recent drop in FB stock price could have forced the management into action. The FB stock price is down by over....More>>>

The Short Case For Cree

Target Price and Rationale

Cree (NASDAQ:CREE) competes in the LED components and lighting industry. The company once had a significant role in the more profitable upstream LED chips and packaging industry. However, the recent entrance of low-cost Asian competitors into the upstream forced Cree to integrate vertically and increase its exposure in the less profitable downstream LED....More>>>

Top Bank Stocks To Invest In 2017

Mortgage rates jumped for a second straight week and hit new highs for the year as borrowing costs for homebuyers rise.

The average30-year mortgage rate climbed to 4.30% from 4.21% last week, mortgage buyer Freddie Mac said Thursday. That is up from 3.73% a year ago.

Rates rose in anticipation of a widely expected hike in the Federal Reserve’s key interest rate, which the central....More>>>

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One of the themes for 2017 that I am paying very close attention to is the momentum relationship between international and domestic stocks, explains David Fabian, editor of The Flexible Growth & Income Report. 

Put simply, most international indexes have underperformed their U.S. counterparts over the last several years, and I’m looking for that trend to reverse.

I....More>>>

Best Blue Chip Stocks To Buy For 2017

I will get right to it. After describing the reasons behind its meteoric rise and the discussing why this name was one of my top blue chip top picks for 2017, it comes down to performance. Just this morning Bank of America (NYSE:BAC), as well as other large banks, are out with key earnings reports. This matters for the 2017 call and it matters for the share price which has skyrocketed in the last....More>>>

Top 10 Casino Stocks To Watch For 2017

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Now that the future of Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) is increasingly dependent upon the success or failure of the iPhone, it has put itself at enormous risk if the smartphone starts to falter by failing to gain market share in new markets. In the current environment, as most know, that is China.

It is obvious that Apple has a couple of options going....More>>>

Top Casino Stocks To Own For 2017

How tech companies can fight fake news Facebook accidentally removed the wrong kind of fake news stories.

Two recent posts from CEO Mark Zuckerberg addressing the controversy over fake news spreading on Facebook (FB, Tech30) were briefly deleted on Tuesday. The posts re-appeared after media outlets called attention to the matter.

In one post from November 12, Zuckerberg tried....More>>>

Should You Buy Home Depot Inc (HD) Stock? 3 Pros, 3 Cons

Retailers have had a very bad year. From big-box stores such as Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) to the specialty mall players, just about every brick-and-mortar player has taken a hit. Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) continues to cast a wide shadow over most retailers.

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But one company has avoided the negativity. Home Depot Inc (NYSE:HD)....More>>>

10 Safe Dividend Stocks to Own During the Next Market Crash

With the stock market now entering its ninth year of an epic bull run, and share prices at all-time highs, many investors are worried that dividend stocks, growth stocks — all stocks! — are trading at highly overvalued levels and set for a market crash.

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While corrections are inevitable, at the same time history shows....More>>>

7 Dividend Stocks With Yields That Grow Like Weeds

When it comes to dividend stocks, there are many ways to evaluate them, because there are many types of investors looking for many different things.

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One investor might only care about yield. Another investor might just care about stability in the payout, even if it doesn’t throw off much income. When it comes to dividend stocks, I care about several....More>>>

5 Blue-Chip Stocks to Buy in March

Looking for stocks to buy for March is a tall, tall task. It seems tough to believe the market has any further gains to give following its heroic 3.7% gain last month — especially given Thursday’s weakness and Friday’s tepid follow-up.

But veteran traders know anything is possible, and wise traders have learned the “expect it when you least expect it”....More>>>

5 Blue-Chip Stocks to Buy in March

Looking for stocks to buy for March is a tall, tall task. It seems tough to believe the market has any further gains to give following its heroic 3.7% gain last month — especially given Thursday’s weakness and Friday’s tepid follow-up.

But veteran traders know anything is possible, and wise traders have learned the “expect it when you least expect it”....More>>>

Top 10 Safest Stocks To Buy For 2017

 Today, I will show you how to take our very best investment ideas and make them 10 times better…   That's right. Using this simple strategy, I believe every individual investor managing less than $10 million can earn 50% a year in safe stocks. Returns at this level can transform your retirement… or even build generational wealth.   But this doesn't mean....More>>>