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For most of her career, Dorothy Keenan worked with older adults, eventually becoming the supervisor of senior services in Fairfax County, Va. But three years ago, as a retiree, she decided to focus on the younger generation, volunteering at elementary schools that primarily serve lower-income children.

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Top 10 Medical Stocks To Watch For 2018

As top Republicans see it, a medical malpractice crisis is threatening U.S. health care: Frivolous lawsuits are driving up malpractice insurance premiums and forcing physicians out of business. Doctors and hospitals live in fear of litigation, ordering excessive tests and treatments that make health care unaffordable for Americans.

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The prescription-based market for treating constipation and irritable bowel syndrome in the last few years has become a near duopoly for two well-known industry names, Valeant Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: VRX) and Ironwood Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: IRWD). The former with its lead GI drug Xifaxan, treating OIC and IBS-D, while the latter with its star product Linzess, treating CIC and IBS-C.

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Fiat Chrysler (NYSE:FCAU) is well positioned both geographically and in product terms to reap the benefits of its position, as we go into 2017. CEO Sergio Marchionne has astutely managed the strategic and brand issues involved. The company is better placed than its traditional rivals Ford (NYSE:F) and General Motors (NYSE:GM) and the stock market has undervalued its strong position. Recent announcements....More>>>

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General Electric (NYSE:GE) has been a solid stock to own, up and to the right. Pushing through to new highs. But at a $280 billion market cap, has it become too big to grow? Certainly, activist investor Nelson Peltz and his Trian Partners don’t think so. Peltz’s presentation put General Electric’s share value at $40-$45 a share, suggesting another 25%-40% of upside.

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Warren Buffett-led Berkshire Hathaway stock could provide similar diversification as S&P 500 ETF with even better results.

Many investors prefer a diversified low-risk portfolio over theriskier strategy of stock-picking. The SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NYSEMKT:SPY) is very popular for this purpose since it follows the S&P 500 index of 500 large cap companies listed on the NYSE....More>>>

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Scott Tucker has been charged in an alleged payday loan scam. The Justice Department cracked down on two major payday lending empires Wednesday, including one that belonged to race car driver Scott Tucker.

Tucker is a 53-year-old financier who races Ferraris in professional competitions. He was arrested on Wednesday, accused of running an illegal $2 billion payday lending enterprise....More>>>

Top 10 Heal Care Stocks To Invest In Right Now

After the so-called “Trump Bump,” could a Santa Claus rally be on the way? Stocks again seemed poised to achieve new record highs early Friday as the holiday shopping season began in earnest.

First indications from “Black Friday” sales raging around the country this Thanksgiving sound positive, with online sales reaching $1.15 billion, MarketWatch reported. That’s....More>>>

Top 10 Healthcare Equipment Companies To Invest In Right Now

Stocks ended mixedthough let’s face it, little changedas investors continue to wrestle with a world that’s more dangerous than ever and stocks that insist on just the opposite.

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The S&P 500 dipped 0.1% to 2,163.78 today, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 25.96 points, or 0.1%, to 18559.01, a new record high. The Nasdaq Composite declined....More>>>

Top 10 Forestry Companies To Buy For 2017

Valeant stock is down big again today, after Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. (NYSE: VRX) reported disappointing Q3 2016 results and guidance.

Shortly after today’s open, the Valeant stock price was down 20% to $13.80. That marked its lowest level in at least six years.

Here are the key highlights from the disappointing Valeant earnings report…

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Top 10 India Stocks To Own Right Now

Your family, friends and, yes, neighbors are a little concerned: Your house has been on the market for quite some time and theyre beginning to wonder. Will it ever sell?

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Youre beginning to wonder, too. So lets back up a bit: Did you and the real estate agent representing your property have a good heart-to-heart about the asking price? Did....More>>>

Top 5 Shipping Stocks For 2016

Recent economic data for the US suggests that the stock market’s hissy fit this year has been a false signal for anticipating a new recession. That’s not surprisingthe short-term noise in equity prices is a constant challenge for business-cycle analysis and so it’s not uncommon that market volatility will lead us astray at times. That’s always been the case and nothing’s....More>>>