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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>>>

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Bernstein’s Steven Winoker and team contend that Brexit is “bad for all our companies it is just a matter of degree.” They explain why Tyco International (TYC), Idex (IEX), Danaher (DHR),Honeywell International (HON) and Emerson Electric (EMR) could feel some degree of pain:

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While the direct revenue exposure to the UK is relatively small across....More>>>

Top 5 Casino Stocks For 2017

It looks like Herbalife (HLF) has won a battle, at least the latest one, in its years-long fight with activist Bill Ackman.

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The companyreached a settlement with the FTCtoday that has it paying a $200 million fine and will force the company to improve disclosures about its distributors and change its compensation structure. The settlement also will require Herbalife....More>>>

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As 2016 draws to a close, insiders are taking advantage of all-time record highs in the markets to do some end of the year selling, and boy did they ever sell. We saw some of the biggest names in the technology world selling shares last week, and probably we will see a fair amount this coming week as we wrap up a very strong year for the markets.

We cover insider selling every week at 24/7....More>>>