InvestorPlace » Dan Burrows http://investorplace.com Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips Thu, 23 Oct 2014 22:00:00 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.9.2 Caterpillar Stock Only a Hold Even as Outlook Brightens for 2015 http://investorplace.com/2014/10/caterpillar-stock-outlook/ http://investorplace.com/2014/10/caterpillar-stock-outlook/#comments Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:15:34 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=571855 The outlook for Caterpillar stock hasn't been this bright in years, but upside is still limited until the economy really does take off.

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The outlook for Caterpillar stock hasn't been this bright in years, but upside is still limited until the economy really does take off.

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iRobot Makes No Sense Despite Rally in IRBT Stock http://investorplace.com/2014/10/irobot-irbt-stock-earnings-growth-stock/ http://investorplace.com/2014/10/irobot-irbt-stock-earnings-growth-stock/#comments Wed, 22 Oct 2014 19:34:04 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=571603 There are much better bets in this market than iRobot (IRBT) if you're looking for hot growth stocks.

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There are much better bets in this market than iRobot (IRBT) if you're looking for hot growth stocks.

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NASDAQ:IRBT NASDAQ:TSLA NASDAQ:FB Stocks to Sell
Yahoo Stock Is a Hold, But Not Because YHOO Is a Winner http://investorplace.com/2014/10/yahoo-stock-yhoo-alibaba-mayer/ http://investorplace.com/2014/10/yahoo-stock-yhoo-alibaba-mayer/#comments Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:40:56 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=571523 Yahoo is still losing out to Facebook and Google, but YHOO stock still has upside because of buybacks and its big stake in Alibaba.

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Yahoo is still losing out to Facebook and Google, but YHOO stock still has upside because of buybacks and its big stake in Alibaba.

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MCD Stock: McDonald’s Has Farther to Fall http://investorplace.com/2014/10/mcd-stock-sell-mcdonalds/ http://investorplace.com/2014/10/mcd-stock-sell-mcdonalds/#comments Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:00:24 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=571113 McDonald's sales woes have no quick fix, and that means MCD stock has farther to fall before it's cheap enough to buy.

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McDonald's sales woes have no quick fix, and that means MCD stock has farther to fall before it's cheap enough to buy.

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NYSE:MCD NYSE:CMG NYSE:KO Stocks to Sell
3 Best Dividend Payers in Big Financials http://investorplace.com/2014/10/dividend-financials-met-jpm/ http://investorplace.com/2014/10/dividend-financials-met-jpm/#comments Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:59:09 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=570750 Dividends among the big financials like banks and insurers are good, even if not great, and they have plenty of room to grow.

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Dividends among the big financials like banks and insurers are good, even if not great, and they have plenty of room to grow.

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Coca-Cola Stock’s Losing Streak Just Getting Started (KO) http://investorplace.com/2014/10/coca-cola-stock-ko-coke/ http://investorplace.com/2014/10/coca-cola-stock-ko-coke/#comments Tue, 21 Oct 2014 15:13:33 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=571000 Coca-Cola stock looks be starting a long-term downtrend as continued weakness throws results into doubt for the current year and beyond.

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Coca-Cola stock looks be starting a long-term downtrend as continued weakness throws results into doubt for the current year and beyond.

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NYSE:KO Stocks to Sell
IBM Earnings Make Big Blue a Big Sell http://investorplace.com/2014/10/ibm-earnings-international-business-machines/ http://investorplace.com/2014/10/ibm-earnings-international-business-machines/#comments Mon, 20 Oct 2014 14:25:27 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=570679 IBM earnings weren't bad for only company-specific reasons, throwing the health of the wider tech sector into doubt.

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IBM earnings weren't bad for only company-specific reasons, throwing the health of the wider tech sector into doubt.

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NYSE:IBM NASDAQ:MCHP Stocks to Sell
5 Blue-Chip Dividend Stocks for a Declining Market http://investorplace.com/2014/10/dividend-stocks-pg-t-mcd/ http://investorplace.com/2014/10/dividend-stocks-pg-t-mcd/#comments Fri, 17 Oct 2014 17:39:08 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=569877 Blue-chip dividend stocks with payouts stretching as far back as the 1880s are just the defensive names you need for the market selloff.

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Blue-chip dividend stocks with payouts stretching as far back as the 1880s are just the defensive names you need for the market selloff.

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Google Stock Shrugs Off a Disappointing Quarter (GOOG, GOOGL) http://investorplace.com/2014/10/google-stock-goog-googl/ http://investorplace.com/2014/10/google-stock-goog-googl/#comments Fri, 17 Oct 2014 15:55:56 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=570329 If nothing else, the market's muted reaction to a weak earnings report underscores the bullish sentiment on Google stock.

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If nothing else, the market's muted reaction to a weak earnings report underscores the bullish sentiment on Google stock.

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Trading Saves Morgan Stanley, Big Bank Earnings This Season http://investorplace.com/2014/10/bank-earnings-season-morgan-stanley/ http://investorplace.com/2014/10/bank-earnings-season-morgan-stanley/#comments Fri, 17 Oct 2014 15:31:26 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=570239 Morgan Stanley and other big bank earnings were saved by the return of trading, as other lines of business remain sluggish.

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Morgan Stanley and other big bank earnings were saved by the return of trading, as other lines of business remain sluggish.

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NFLX: Netflix Stock Craters Again, Still Looks Like a Punk http://investorplace.com/2014/10/netflix-stock-nflx-earnings/ http://investorplace.com/2014/10/netflix-stock-nflx-earnings/#comments Thu, 16 Oct 2014 13:34:41 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=569807 Netflix stock is down hard Thursday, to no one's surprise. NFLX is so overpriced that it is doomed to crash again and again ... and again.

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Netflix stock is down hard Thursday, to no one's surprise. NFLX is so overpriced that it is doomed to crash again and again ... and again.

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NASDAQ:NFLX NYSE:TWX Stocks to Sell
Intel Stock a Sell Despite Diving in a Plunging Market (INTC) http://investorplace.com/2014/10/intel-stock-intc-earnings/ http://investorplace.com/2014/10/intel-stock-intc-earnings/#comments Wed, 15 Oct 2014 16:00:47 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=569467 Intel stock plummeted in the market selloff, but the valuation is still too expensive, even with the pick up in PC sales.

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Intel stock plummeted in the market selloff, but the valuation is still too expensive, even with the pick up in PC sales.

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Bank of America Earnings Mark the End of an Era (BAC) http://investorplace.com/2014/10/bank-of-america-earnings-bac-stock/ http://investorplace.com/2014/10/bank-of-america-earnings-bac-stock/#comments Wed, 15 Oct 2014 15:27:37 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=569412 BAC stock holders can focus on Bank of America's core banking business again now that the last settlement with authorities is on the books.

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BAC stock holders can focus on Bank of America's core banking business again now that the last settlement with authorities is on the books.

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The Top 10 S&P 500 Dividend Stocks for October http://investorplace.com/2014/10/top-dividend-stocks-yields/ http://investorplace.com/2014/10/top-dividend-stocks-yields/#comments Tue, 14 Oct 2014 15:46:33 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=568676 The market is suffering its worst slump in eight months, which has shaken up our list of top dividend stocks.

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The market is suffering its worst slump in eight months, which has shaken up our list of top dividend stocks.

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Strong Google Earnings Won’t Dig GOOG Out of the Red http://investorplace.com/2014/10/google-earnings-goog-googl-stock/ http://investorplace.com/2014/10/google-earnings-goog-googl-stock/#comments Tue, 14 Oct 2014 14:24:47 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=568978 Google earnings are projected to grow smartly on the top and bottom lines, but at this late stage, the market is not on the side of GOOG stock ... for now.

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Google earnings are projected to grow smartly on the top and bottom lines, but at this late stage, the market is not on the side of GOOG stock ... for now.

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Canadian Pacific Merger With CSX Would Be a Win-Win-Win http://investorplace.com/2014/10/csx-stock-cp-canadian-pacific/ http://investorplace.com/2014/10/csx-stock-cp-canadian-pacific/#comments Mon, 13 Oct 2014 16:55:10 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=568615 A deal between CSX (CSX) and Canadian Pacific (CP) would benefit both railroads as well as relieve congestion on an overcrowded route system.

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A deal between CSX (CSX) and Canadian Pacific (CP) would benefit both railroads as well as relieve congestion on an overcrowded route system.

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Microchip Technology (MCHP) Could Be Warning of a Market Top http://investorplace.com/2014/10/microchip-technology-mchp-chipmakers/ http://investorplace.com/2014/10/microchip-technology-mchp-chipmakers/#comments Fri, 10 Oct 2014 15:51:13 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=568174 Microchip Technology (MCHP), which issued a sales warning, is seen as a canary in the coal mine when it comes to big changes in the market.

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Microchip Technology (MCHP), which issued a sales warning, is seen as a canary in the coal mine when it comes to big changes in the market.

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Pricey PepsiCo Rides Snacks to a Beat-and-Raise Quarter (PEP) http://investorplace.com/2014/10/pepsico-pep-stock-pepsi/ http://investorplace.com/2014/10/pepsico-pep-stock-pepsi/#comments Thu, 09 Oct 2014 17:48:37 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=567821 Pepsico is having a solid, market-beating year, helped by beat-and-raise quarter like the one it just posted. Too bad PEP stock is overvalued.

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Pepsico is having a solid, market-beating year, helped by beat-and-raise quarter like the one it just posted. Too bad PEP stock is overvalued.

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NYSE:PEP NYSE:KO Stocks to Sell
Own FB Stock? Don’t Sweat the Teen Exodus http://investorplace.com/2014/10/facebook-fb-stock-facebook-users/ http://investorplace.com/2014/10/facebook-fb-stock-facebook-users/#comments Thu, 09 Oct 2014 14:25:38 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=567702 Another study, another set of worries about teen Facebook users ... but like always, it shouldn't worry investors in FB stock.

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Another study, another set of worries about teen Facebook users ... but like always, it shouldn't worry investors in FB stock.

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5 Stocks to Buy If You Just HATE Risk http://investorplace.com/2014/10/stocks-to-buy-low-risk/ http://investorplace.com/2014/10/stocks-to-buy-low-risk/#comments Thu, 09 Oct 2014 13:25:31 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=566901 Looking for safer stocks to buy? These five big, low-risk stocks still can beat the market and protect your portfolio in a crash.

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Looking for safer stocks to buy? These five big, low-risk stocks still can beat the market and protect your portfolio in a crash.

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Yum Brands a Buy Thanks to China Food Scandal http://investorplace.com/2014/10/yum-brands-stock-earnings/ http://investorplace.com/2014/10/yum-brands-stock-earnings/#comments Wed, 08 Oct 2014 18:11:22 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=567400 Yum Brands missed estimates and cut its forecast, but shares should have upside once the scare in China has passed.

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Yum Brands missed estimates and cut its forecast, but shares should have upside once the scare in China has passed.

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NYSE:YUM Stocks to Buy
Costco Stock Not a Buy Despite Earnings Beat http://investorplace.com/2014/10/costco-earnings-stock-cost/ http://investorplace.com/2014/10/costco-earnings-stock-cost/#comments Wed, 08 Oct 2014 14:57:03 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=567311 Costco earnings beat Wall Street estimate for the first time in a long time, but shares too expensive for new money to bother with.

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Costco earnings beat Wall Street estimate for the first time in a long time, but shares too expensive for new money to bother with.

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NASDAQ:COST NYSE:WMT NYSEArca:XRT Stocks to Sell
Strong Alcoa Earnings to Kick Off Decent Season for S&P 500 http://investorplace.com/2014/10/alcoa-earnings-stock-aa/ http://investorplace.com/2014/10/alcoa-earnings-stock-aa/#comments Tue, 07 Oct 2014 14:17:38 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=566812 Like the broader market, Alcoa earnings will be driven by expanding margins and costs cuts more than top-line growth.

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Like the broader market, Alcoa earnings will be driven by expanding margins and costs cuts more than top-line growth.

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BHP Billiton a Sell Despite Booming Production http://investorplace.com/2014/10/bhp-billiton-stock-sell/ http://investorplace.com/2014/10/bhp-billiton-stock-sell/#comments Mon, 06 Oct 2014 17:10:57 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=566469 BHP Billiton stock looks far too pricey as the company ramps up production of iron ore in the face of tumbling prices.

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BHP Billiton stock looks far too pricey as the company ramps up production of iron ore in the face of tumbling prices.

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Hewlett-Packard Split Great News for HPQ Stock, But It’s Not a Buy http://investorplace.com/2014/10/hewlett-packard-hpq-stock-buy/ http://investorplace.com/2014/10/hewlett-packard-hpq-stock-buy/#comments Mon, 06 Oct 2014 14:56:13 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=566408 Hewlett-Packard's split into two businesses was a long time coming, but HPQ stock isn't worth owning until after the divorce.

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Hewlett-Packard's split into two businesses was a long time coming, but HPQ stock isn't worth owning until after the divorce.

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NYSE:HPQ NASDAQ:EBAY NYSE:IBM NYSE:SNE OTCMKTS:LNVGY Stocks to Sell
Gold Prices Turn Negative With More Losses to Come http://investorplace.com/2014/10/gld-etf-gold-prices/ http://investorplace.com/2014/10/gld-etf-gold-prices/#comments Fri, 03 Oct 2014 15:29:08 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=565987 Weak fundamentals and technicals dragged gold prices below the $1,200 level to put them in negative territory for the year-to-date.

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Weak fundamentals and technicals dragged gold prices below the $1,200 level to put them in negative territory for the year-to-date.

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September Jobs Report – Winners & Losers http://investorplace.com/2014/10/jobs-report-payrolls-unemployment/ http://investorplace.com/2014/10/jobs-report-payrolls-unemployment/#comments Fri, 03 Oct 2014 13:13:50 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=565912 The September jobs report came roaring back after a late-summer swoon, as payrolls expanded by 248,000 and the unemployment rate dropped.

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The September jobs report came roaring back after a late-summer swoon, as payrolls expanded by 248,000 and the unemployment rate dropped.

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Market Outlook
Twitter Stock: Value Investors Need Not Apply (TWTR) http://investorplace.com/2014/10/twitter-stock-upgrade-twtr/ http://investorplace.com/2014/10/twitter-stock-upgrade-twtr/#comments Thu, 02 Oct 2014 18:00:54 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=565513 Twitter stock got an analyst's upgrade Thursday, but Wall Street is still split on whether TWTR is a buy.

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Twitter stock got an analyst's upgrade Thursday, but Wall Street is still split on whether TWTR is a buy.

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NASDAQ:TWTR NASDAQ:FB Hot Stocks
Warren Buffett Bought Stocks in the Market Plunge. Did You? http://investorplace.com/2014/10/warren-buffett-berkshire-stocks/ http://investorplace.com/2014/10/warren-buffett-berkshire-stocks/#comments Thu, 02 Oct 2014 14:45:01 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=565457 Warren Buffett buys stocks because he likes their prices, not because he thinks he can time the market.

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Warren Buffett buys stocks because he likes their prices, not because he thinks he can time the market.

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5 Stocks to Sell for October http://investorplace.com/2014/10/5-stocks-to-sell-for-october/ http://investorplace.com/2014/10/5-stocks-to-sell-for-october/#comments Thu, 02 Oct 2014 13:07:09 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=565099 If you're looking to do a little portfolio trimming, technical warning signs and seasonality point to these five stocks to sell.

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If you're looking to do a little portfolio trimming, technical warning signs and seasonality point to these five stocks to sell.

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NASDAQ:FOSL NYSE:CBS NYSE:DO NASDAQ:GT NASDAQ:WFM Stocks to Sell
Facebook Stock Looks Like a Buy on Any Pullback http://investorplace.com/2014/10/facebook-stock-fb-a-buy/ http://investorplace.com/2014/10/facebook-stock-fb-a-buy/#comments Wed, 01 Oct 2014 16:26:43 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=565144 A red-hot growth rate will keep the mojo flowing in this momentum stock, making any retreat in Facebook stock is an opportunity to get in.

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A red-hot growth rate will keep the mojo flowing in this momentum stock, making any retreat in Facebook stock is an opportunity to get in.

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NASDAQ:FB NASDAQ:GOOG NASDAQ:GOOGL:NASDAQ:AAPL NASDAQ:TSLA Stocks to Buy
Stock Showdown: Alibaba Stock vs. Amazon Stock (BABA, AMZN) http://investorplace.com/2014/09/amzn-amazon-baba-alibaba-stock/ http://investorplace.com/2014/09/amzn-amazon-baba-alibaba-stock/#comments Tue, 30 Sep 2014 17:25:54 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=564724 Alibaba stock and Amazon stock both represent bets on some sure-fire secular trends, but one play has more upside than the other.

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Alibaba stock and Amazon stock both represent bets on some sure-fire secular trends, but one play has more upside than the other.

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Colgate Stock Is a Long-Term Dividend Play That’s Second to None http://investorplace.com/2014/09/colgate-stock-cl-dividends/ http://investorplace.com/2014/09/colgate-stock-cl-dividends/#comments Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:45:15 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=564172 Colgate stock has paid dividends since the 1800s and hiked payouts for 50 consecutive years, generating market-crushing total returns.

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Colgate stock has paid dividends since the 1800s and hiked payouts for 50 consecutive years, generating market-crushing total returns.

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Sell EBAY Stock … Once the PayPal Spinoff Is Complete http://investorplace.com/2014/09/ebay-stock-sell-paypal-spinoff-done/ http://investorplace.com/2014/09/ebay-stock-sell-paypal-spinoff-done/#comments Tue, 30 Sep 2014 14:19:32 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=564594 There will be no reason to hold eBay stock after it spins off its crown jewel of PayPal in 2015.

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There will be no reason to hold eBay stock after it spins off its crown jewel of PayPal in 2015.

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3 Small-Cap Stocks Putting Up Strong Gains in a Down Year http://investorplace.com/2014/09/small-cap-stocks-small-caps/ http://investorplace.com/2014/09/small-cap-stocks-small-caps/#comments Mon, 29 Sep 2014 17:12:17 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=564143 The Russell 2000 is negative for the year, but some small-cap stocks are putting up solid-to-excellent gains with more upside to come.

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The Russell 2000 is negative for the year, but some small-cap stocks are putting up solid-to-excellent gains with more upside to come.

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Mergers and Acquisitions – The 5 Biggest Deals of Q3 http://investorplace.com/2014/09/mergers-and-acquisitions-q3/ http://investorplace.com/2014/09/mergers-and-acquisitions-q3/#comments Fri, 26 Sep 2014 18:37:09 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=563594 Mergers and acquisitions had another stellar quarter in what's shaping up to be a record-breaking year, and these companies led the charge.

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Mergers and acquisitions had another stellar quarter in what's shaping up to be a record-breaking year, and these companies led the charge.

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Bendgate, iOS 8 Debacles Come at Worst Time for Apple Stock http://investorplace.com/2014/09/apple-stock-aapl-bendgate-ios-8-iphone-6/ http://investorplace.com/2014/09/apple-stock-aapl-bendgate-ios-8-iphone-6/#comments Thu, 25 Sep 2014 17:20:00 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=563135 The iPhone 6 bendgate debacle and problems with iOS 8 came just as Apple stock is trying to take out multi-year resistance.

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The iPhone 6 bendgate debacle and problems with iOS 8 came just as Apple stock is trying to take out multi-year resistance.

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Japanese Stocks: The Star of the Second Half (EWJ, DXJ) http://investorplace.com/2014/09/japanese-stocks-nikkei-ewj-dxj/ http://investorplace.com/2014/09/japanese-stocks-nikkei-ewj-dxj/#comments Thu, 25 Sep 2014 15:41:58 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=563082 After a terrible first half, Japanese stocks are clobbering U.S. equities -- and have more room to run.

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After a terrible first half, Japanese stocks are clobbering U.S. equities -- and have more room to run.

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KB Home Slaughtered by Profit and Sales Misses (KBH) http://investorplace.com/2014/09/kb-home-kbh-stock/ http://investorplace.com/2014/09/kb-home-kbh-stock/#comments Wed, 24 Sep 2014 17:20:32 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=562661 KB Home missed Wall Street estimates by a wide margin, furthering pressuring KBH stock in a down year for housing stocks.

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KB Home missed Wall Street estimates by a wide margin, furthering pressuring KBH stock in a down year for housing stocks.

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5 Stocks to Sell for October http://investorplace.com/2014/09/stocks-to-sell-october/ http://investorplace.com/2014/09/stocks-to-sell-october/#comments Wed, 24 Sep 2014 15:56:34 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=562629 Technical warning signs are flashing for these S&P 500 names, making them stock to sell now.

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Technical warning signs are flashing for these S&P 500 names, making them stock to sell now.

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Analysts Think Alibaba Stock Is a ‘Buy’ … But With Limited Upside http://investorplace.com/ipo-playbook/alibaba-stock-baba-analysts/ http://investorplace.com/ipo-playbook/alibaba-stock-baba-analysts/#comments Tue, 23 Sep 2014 17:15:16 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?post_type=ipm_ipo_pb&p=562152 Wall Street calls Alibaba stock a "buy," but the average and median price targets don't imply anything like big gains.

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Wall Street calls Alibaba stock a "buy," but the average and median price targets don't imply anything like big gains.

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Apple Stock Will Get a Lift From Apple Pay http://investorplace.com/2014/09/apple-stock-apple-pay/ http://investorplace.com/2014/09/apple-stock-apple-pay/#comments Tue, 23 Sep 2014 17:14:24 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=562064 Sure, iPhone 6 gets all the attention, but if Apple Pay is even a modest hit, it will be a significant long-term driver of Apple stock.

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Sure, iPhone 6 gets all the attention, but if Apple Pay is even a modest hit, it will be a significant long-term driver of Apple stock.

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Clorox Stock: Still Great for Retirement (CLX) http://investorplace.com/2014/09/clorox-stock-clx/ http://investorplace.com/2014/09/clorox-stock-clx/#comments Mon, 22 Sep 2014 18:21:15 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=561669 Clorox stock is a boring, dividend machine that lags in up markets -- and that makes it perfect for retirement portfolios.

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Clorox stock is a boring, dividend machine that lags in up markets -- and that makes it perfect for retirement portfolios.

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Apple Stock Rises on Record Sales of iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus http://investorplace.com/2014/09/apple-stock-aapl-iphone-6-plus/ http://investorplace.com/2014/09/apple-stock-aapl-iphone-6-plus/#comments Mon, 22 Sep 2014 15:08:51 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=561591 With 10 million sold over the first weekend, the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are huge hits, but not exactly the innovative devices AAPL is known for.

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With 10 million sold over the first weekend, the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are huge hits, but not exactly the innovative devices AAPL is known for.

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3 Cheap Blue-Chip Stocks: Buy, Sell or Hold? http://investorplace.com/2014/09/cheap-blue-chip-stocks-ge-cisco-pfizer/ http://investorplace.com/2014/09/cheap-blue-chip-stocks-ge-cisco-pfizer/#comments Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:20:57 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=560690 Consider potential for growth as well as dividend stability when examining blue-chip stocks like GE, Cisco and Pfizer.

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Consider potential for growth as well as dividend stability when examining blue-chip stocks like GE, Cisco and Pfizer.

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Rite Aid Stock a Sell on Deteriorating Fundamentals and Technicals http://investorplace.com/2014/09/rad-stock-rite-aid-earnings/ http://investorplace.com/2014/09/rad-stock-rite-aid-earnings/#comments Thu, 18 Sep 2014 15:02:19 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=560624 Rite Aid stock had a fantastic run, but a lack of new blockbuster drugs from big pharma and a technical sell signal make it time to get out.

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Rite Aid stock had a fantastic run, but a lack of new blockbuster drugs from big pharma and a technical sell signal make it time to get out.

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Sony Was a Sell Even Before $2 Billion Loss (SNE) http://investorplace.com/2014/09/sony-sne-stock-loss/ http://investorplace.com/2014/09/sony-sne-stock-loss/#comments Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:18:32 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=560214 Sony has been dead money for ages, and a strategic retreat in the smartphone business is only a step in the right direction.

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Sony has been dead money for ages, and a strategic retreat in the smartphone business is only a step in the right direction.

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Tesla Stock Still Too High Despite Elon Musk’s Downgrade (TSLA) http://investorplace.com/2014/09/tesla-tsla-stock-elon-musk/ http://investorplace.com/2014/09/tesla-tsla-stock-elon-musk/#comments Tue, 16 Sep 2014 15:57:09 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=559807 Tesla CEO and founder Elon Musk says TSLA stock has appreciated too far too fast; that stretched valuation promises a bumpy road ahead.

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Tesla CEO and founder Elon Musk says TSLA stock has appreciated too far too fast; that stretched valuation promises a bumpy road ahead.

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Microsoft Stock Set to Hike Dividend Any Day Now http://investorplace.com/2014/09/microsoft-msft-dividend/ http://investorplace.com/2014/09/microsoft-msft-dividend/#comments Tue, 16 Sep 2014 15:15:42 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=559744 Like clockwork, Microsoft raises the dividend on MSFT stock around this time every year, and that payout is driving some superior total returns.

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Like clockwork, Microsoft raises the dividend on MSFT stock around this time every year, and that payout is driving some superior total returns.

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3 Dividend Stocks That Turn Trash Into Cash http://investorplace.com/2014/09/dividend-stocks-wm-rsg-cva/ http://investorplace.com/2014/09/dividend-stocks-wm-rsg-cva/#comments Tue, 16 Sep 2014 13:25:51 +0000 http://investorplace.com/?p=559355 Dividend stocks in the boring waste management industry offer steady cash flow for payouts and buybacks -- and less volatility, too.

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Dividend stocks in the boring waste management industry offer steady cash flow for payouts and buybacks -- and less volatility, too.

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