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Top picks include blue chips and under-the-radar names.
On the biggest day for earnings reports in the S&P let me give you my scorecard to date so you know which pile your stocks might land in.
We don't have enough stock pickers or individuals to handle all the new stock that's been created. And It is trashing the cloud kings, among others.
Do not look at Coke as a value play. This is more a play on global growth, but within the context of a defensive sector.
The technical signals sent by the beverage giant's charts tell a bullish story.
The tech sector has been the victim of the recent "on again, off again" rotation. That may really just mean that the group has been victimized by its own success.
Small-caps have outperformed, which helped to produce improved breadth and better stock picking, and the action is no longer being driven by trade headlines.
As we get ready to transition into Monday afternoon, investor attention will no doubt begin to focus on the earnings gauntlet of about 160 company reports to be had between Tuesday through Friday. Those reports will include 52 of the S&P 500 compani...
With low price-to-earnings multiples, these stocks could be buys right now -- depending on your take on recession.
Cathay parent Swire starts 'reverse vending machines' that reward plastic recycling.
Molson Coors has an impressive dividend yield that pays out on Sept. 13 to shareholders of record on Aug. 30.
I am taking , and off of my Best Ideas List (short) as I have no positions in these equities and I am no longer interested in shorting these names.
These stocks and sectors are safe havens, and may even be opportunities.
Berkshire is so large and diversified that its prospects are tied to the economy as a whole, with the added benefit of being a defensive play in case of a market downturn.
And while some readers, I hope, do that quac "due dilly," here's some lunchtime reading that I'll be perusing as I fuel up for the second half of our day: Faux eggs are 'hatching' at fast-food chains Amazon Unveils Personal Shopping Service America...
Café Coffee Day entrepreneur V.G. Siddhartha was one of India's first venture capitalists, but leaves a letter blaming heavy financial pressure, his body pulled from a river where he went for a walk.
Here we go folks, a sampling of this morning's upgrades, downgrades and initiations. I'll be back with some thought on these after I get another cup of my morning fuel (coffee). Upgrades Sprint by UBS from Neutral to Buy with a $10 price target Res...
Watch closely as the government opens a broad antitrust investigation into unidentified leading online technology platforms
Look for the market to digest the DOJ antitrust news quickly and focus again on the Fed and earnings.
Earnings season continues to be upbeat and there are no signs of the economic weakness the bears were looking for.
Kimberly-Clark's performance is nothing to sneeze at, and neither is Coca-Cola's, as higher sales, higher prices and big demand from emerging markets appear to give us a return to the good old days of great senior growth stocks.
Positive headlines aren't turning into sustained gains, making traders think twice.
Took profits on the Coca-Cola July 26 $52/$51 strangle that I paid an average of $0.92 for yesterday. Sold the $52 calls for an average of $2.15. The puts are almost worthless, so I'll hang on to them until expiration, unless they turn into somethin...
Also, defense industry names can breathe easier with word of debt ceiling and federal spending deal.
And here's a quick look at Coca-Cola results. EPS: beat Rev: beat, +31.6% (I spit you not) Highlights: Organic revenue only +6% (that's still good) Operating margin negatively impacted by exchange rates Full-year guidance reaffirmed.