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Hot Blue Chip Stocks To Buy For 2019

It’s another record day for big U.S. stock indices. The Dow closed above 19,000 for the first time ever, and the other major benchmarks all ended at new record highs for the second straight day.

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The Dow closed up 67.22 points, or 0.35%, at 19,023.87.The Blue Chip index  broke through 19,000 for the first time ever earlier in the trading session.

Elsewhere, S&P 500 ended with a gain of 4.66 points, or 0.22%, closing at 2,202.88 and the Nasdaq Composite gained 17.49 points, or 0.33%, to close at 5,386.35.

Also hitting record highs, the small-cap focused Russell 2000 closed at 1,330.90, a gain of 8.66 points, or 0.66, while the S&P Midcap 400 index climbed 10.48 points, or 1.3% to end the day at 816.982.

Dollar Tree (DLTR) soared 8.2% to close at $88.69 after the discount store chain provided upbeat guidance for the current quarter, and same-store sales fared better than expected in the latest period.

Hot Blue Chip Stocks To Buy For 2019: Genesee & Wyoming, Inc.(GWR)

Advisors’ Opinion:

  • [By Neha Chamaria, Jason Hall, and Dan Caplinger]

    Our Motley Fool contributors have three hot growth stock ideas for you to consider: Genesee & Wyoming (NYSE:GWR), Vail Resorts (NYSE:MTN), and Trex Company Inc. (NYSE:TREX).

  • [By Stephan Byrd]

    Shares of Genesee & Wyoming Inc (NYSE:GWR) have received an average rating of “Hold” from the thirteen research firms that are presently covering the firm, MarketBeat reports. Two equities research analysts have rated the stock with a sell recommendation, eight have assigned a hold recommendation, two have assigned a buy recommendation and one has issued a strong buy recommendation on the company. The average twelve-month target price among brokerages that have issued ratings on the stock in the last year is $83.63.

  • [By Stephan Byrd]

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Hot Blue Chip Stocks To Buy For 2019: Insys Therapeutics, Inc.(INSY)

Advisors’ Opinion:

  • [By Casey Wilson]

    Others, like cannabis biotech firm Insys Therapeutics Inc. (Nasdaq: INSY), are direct plays in marijuana businesses that offer investors the opportunity for incredibly fast gains.

  • [By Chris Lange]

    Insys Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: INSY) shares made a handy gain early on Thursday after the company announced an update from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).

  • [By Brian Orelli]

    Shares of Insys Therapeutics (NASDAQ:INSY) rose 11% in June, according to data provided by S&P Global Market Intelligence. While the biotech is most famous for its opioid painkiller Subsys as well as Syndros, which is based on a compound in marijuana, it was clinical trial data from a new product that has investors excited.

  • [By Keith Speights]

    Could the worst be over for Insys Therapeutics (NASDAQ:INSY)? The cannabinoid-focused biotech has been singing the blues for quite a while. Government investigations into its sales and marketing practices, plunging sales for its top product, and a major pipeline setback just a few days ago have caused the stock to sink.

Hot Blue Chip Stocks To Buy For 2019: LifePoint Health, Inc.(LPNT)

Advisors’ Opinion:

  • [By Max Byerly]

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  • [By Max Byerly]

    Headlines about LifePoint Health (NASDAQ:LPNT) have trended positive this week, Accern reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than 20 million news and blog sources. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. LifePoint Health earned a news impact score of 0.44 on Accern’s scale. Accern also assigned news coverage about the company an impact score of 46.0016583450414 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock’s share price in the immediate future.

  • [By Stephan Byrd]

    GSA Capital Partners LLP boosted its position in shares of LifePoint Health Inc (NASDAQ:LPNT) by 49.1% in the 2nd quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The fund owned 36,548 shares of the company’s stock after purchasing an additional 12,030 shares during the period. GSA Capital Partners LLP’s holdings in LifePoint Health were worth $1,784,000 at the end of the most recent reporting period.

  • [By Max Byerly]

    LifePoint Health Inc (NASDAQ:LPNT) – Investment analysts at Cantor Fitzgerald lifted their FY2018 earnings per share estimates for LifePoint Health in a research note issued on Monday, July 30th. Cantor Fitzgerald analyst J. France now expects that the company will earn $4.65 per share for the year, up from their prior estimate of $4.30. Cantor Fitzgerald also issued estimates for LifePoint Health’s FY2019 earnings at $4.90 EPS.

  • [By Lisa Levin] Companies Reporting Before The Bell
    Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ: CELG) is projected to report quarterly earnings at $1.96 per share on revenue of $3.46 billion.
    Aon plc (NYSE: AON) is expected to report quarterly earnings at $2.8 per share on revenue of $2.93 billion.
    American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: AXL) is estimated to report quarterly earnings at $0.81 per share on revenue of $1.75 billion.
    Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE: BABA) is expected to report quarterly earnings at $0.88 per share on revenue of $9.27 billion.
    LifePoint Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: LPNT) is projected to report quarterly earnings at $1.13 per share on revenue of $1.62 billion.
    V.F. Corporation (NYSE: VFC) is estimated to report quarterly earnings at $0.65 per share on revenue of $2.90 billion.
    Newell Brands Inc. (NYSE: NWL) is expected to report quarterly earnings at $0.26 per share on revenue of $3.05 billion.
    Titan International, Inc. (NYSE: TWI) is projected to report quarterly earnings at $0.04 per share on revenue of $407.27 million.
    Boise Cascade Company (NYSE: BCC) is expected to report quarterly earnings at $0.45 per share on revenue of $1.09 billion.
    Cheniere Energy, Inc. (NYSE: LNG) is estimated to report quarterly earnings at $0.39 per share on revenue of $1.59 billion.
    Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBOE) is projected to report quarterly earnings at $1.24 per share on revenue of $308.05 million.
    ITT Inc. (NYSE: ITT) is estimated to report quarterly earnings at $0.73 per share on revenue of $683.96 million.
    Fred's, Inc. (NASDAQ: FRED) is expected to report quarterly loss at $0.19 per share on revenue of $551.00 million.
    Virtu Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ: VIRT) is projected to report quarterly earnings at $0.52 per share on revenue of $288.31 million.
    Cheniere Energy Partners, L.P. (NYSE: CQP) is expected to report quarterly earnings at $0.57 per share on revenue of $1.38 billion.
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Hot Blue Chip Stocks To Buy For 2019: Swiss Helvetia Fund, Inc. (SWZ)

Advisors’ Opinion:

  • [By Logan Wallace]

    Swiss Helvetia Fund, Inc. Common Stock (NYSE:SWZ) declared a Semi-Annual dividend on Tuesday, June 12th, Zacks reports. Investors of record on Friday, June 22nd will be paid a dividend of 0.203 per share by the closed-end fund on Friday, June 29th. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, June 21st.