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HanesBrands: Undervalued And Sell-Off Overdone

HanesBrands (NYSE: HBI) stock price has come under pressure, reaching 52-week lows in the past week, which has sparked my interest to evaluate the company. HanesBrands reported revenue and earnings in-line with analyst consensus estimates for the third quarter; however, the company provided slightly lower than expected guidance for the fourth quarter which was one of the perceived reasons for the....More>>>

Top 10 Safest Stocks To Watch For 2018

The U.S. dollar weakened against its major rivals Monday as traders paused for breath following 10 straight days of gains for the currency, the longest winning streak for the greenback in over three years.

The buck has been supported by continued expectations for higher interest rates by the Federal Reserve, as well as by the prospect of fiscal stimulus following the election of Donald Trump.....More>>>

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Over the last year, millions of people accessed new ways of managing money using their phones. Many new companies entered the market to help with everything from borrowing and saving to managing cash flow. A recent study showed that half of banking customers around the world are already using at least one financial technology (or fintech) service; more will follow as access increases. And the....More>>>

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Why Do the Pundits Hate Annuity Commissions?

Why Do the Pundits Hate Annuity Commissions?

Senate Blocks ACA Budget Reconciliation Change Efforts 49-51

Here’s the second section of a formidable list: the ThinkAdvisor Life Health 30 Under 30 award winners for 2017.

(Related: 30 Under 30, Part 1: Young Life, Health and Annuity Stars)

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Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Stock Investors Shouldn’t Overlook These Risks

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) recently got regulatory approval to buy Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:WFM). But investors haven’t reacted with a cheer. AMZN stock continues to trade softly, and it remains well south of the $1,000-per-share mark.

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There are several issues with the deal. For one, don’t believe the chatter.

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Kohl’s – Quite The Compelling Value Buy

Kohl’s and what it does

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Kohl’s (NYSE:KSS) operates around 1,150 stores in the US as of the second quarter released this week. It sells various items such as apparel, jewelry and home goods; however, much of its sales are apparel.

The unique aspect about Kohl’s, in my opinion, is its pricing and quality. The company seems....More>>>

Hot Stocks To Buy Right Now

Natural gas for transportation leader Clean Energy Fuels Corp (NASDAQ:CLNE) has steadily grown and improved the quality of its business and business results over the past several years. Today’s Clean Energy Fuels is leaner, has a stronger balance sheet, and is in a solid position as a market leader in a growth industry.

But is the stock undervalued? By one metric, book value per share,....More>>>

Wal-Mart Has No Business Getting Into This Business Model

On Friday, obscured by the dust kicked up by Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) after reporting it would be acquiring Whole Foods Market (NASDAQ:WFM), there was another curious (albeit much less interesting) acquisition made –discount retailer Wal-Mart Stores (NYSE:WMT) announced it would be purchasing a men’s clothing brand called Bonobos for a cool $310 million.

There are some....More>>>

Top 10 Casino Stocks To Invest In 2018

Wynn Resorts (WYNN) soared nearly to the top of the S&P 500 today after Morgan Stanley argued that the casino stock had the potential to double.

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Wynn Resortsgained 4.8% to $104.30 today, while the S&P 500 finished little changed at2,373.47. At 2:45, Wynn was easily the top performing stock in the S&P 500, only to be surpassed by....More>>>

The Love For Tech Stocks – Cramer’s Mad Money (6/15/17)

Stocks discussed on the in-depth session of Jim Cramer’s Mad Money TV Program, Thursday, June 15.

While money was flowing out of tech stocks on Thursday, Cramer made the case to buy the tech stocks. “It might be worth remembering why we used to like tech in the first place, and why, despite what you see and hear, maybe you shouldn’t give up on it so easily. Despite....More>>>

Does Wal-Mart Offer The Best Value?

Wal-Mart (NYSE:WMT) has made a lot of efforts in pricing its goods attractively over the past months. This allowed for strong traffic growth, which resulted in positive comps for the company. Subsequently, Wal-Mart’s shares have been performing much better than those of its peers, which are reporting worse comp sales. Due to Wal-Mart’s power when it comes to discussing prices....More>>>

JD.com Leading The Way For Drone Delivery

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A quick caveat – JD.com (NASDAQ:JD) is the largest e-commerce retail platform in China, as measured by net revenues. Alibaba Group Holding (NYSE:BABA) is the largest e-commerce retail platform in China, as measured by gross merchandise volume (GMV).

The JD-Alibaba relationship is akin to the Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) and eBay....More>>>

The eBay Strikes Back: Internet Icon Looks Compelling

In the face of highflying rivals, eBay (NASDAQ:EBAY) is often overlooked in the business press. There is some reason for this, of course. It was once thought that auction-style selling would create the most efficient prices, but traditional retailing is still the norm in 2017. As a result, archrival Amazon’s (NASDAQ:AMZN) market cap is approaching $500 billion, making eBay’s....More>>>

Does Wal-Mart Offer The Best Value?

Wal-Mart (NYSE:WMT) has made a lot of efforts in pricing its goods attractively over the past months. This allowed for strong traffic growth, which resulted in positive comps for the company. Subsequently, Wal-Mart’s shares have been performing much better than those of its peers, which are reporting worse comp sales. Due to Wal-Mart’s power when it comes to discussing prices....More>>>

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U.S. equities moved lower on Friday as the bulls just didn’t have enough gusto to get the Dow Jones Industrial Average over the 20,000 level — a threshold that has been teased all week long. It was a relatively mild end to a quadruple witching day, with December market index futures, market index options, stock option and stock futures all expiring.

Investors continued to....More>>>