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The Dow Jones Hits 17-Month Lows on Job Gains

The job market has finally reached full employment by the Fed's standards, leaving investors anxious over the first rate hike since 2006. Read Article

Why Vale SA (ADR) (VALE), Vipshop Holdings Ltd – ADR (VIPS) and Esterline Technologies Corporation (ESL) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Vale (VALE), Esterline Technologies (ESL) and Vipshop Holdings (VIPS) doled out more than their fair share of misery on Friday. Read Article

Why Avolon Holdings Ltd (AVOL), B&G Foods, Inc. (BGS) and SkyWest, Inc. (SKYW) Are 3 of Today’s Best Stocks

Markets sank on unemployment numbers, but Avolon Holdings, B&G Foods, and SkyWest were flying high. Read Article

Here’s Why Gold Is Doomed

Gold prices are stuck in a sustained downtrend, regardless of any recent bounce, thanks to weak demand and deflation fears. Read Article

August Jobs Report Triggers More Market Stupidity

The market's good-news-is-bad-news reaction to the August jobs report is just dumb. A rate hike should be priced into stocks by now. Read Article

Friday’s Vital Data: Apple Inc. (AAPL), Intel Corporation (INTC) and Twitter Inc (TWTR)

Oppenheimer weighs in on Apple (AAPL) ahead of its Sept. 9 event, Intel (INTC) invests in quantum computing at QuTech and Twitter (TWTR) suffers a price target cut. Read Article

Viacom, Inc. (VIAB): Prepare for a Pop in This Media Stock

The price action in Viacom (VIAB) stock has improved and could lead to a meaningful mean-reversion move higher over the coming weeks. Read Article

Stocks Mixed Ahead of Critical Jobs Report

With traders holding their breath ahead of the Federal Reserve's next meeting, stocks stayed mild throughout the day. Read Article

Why GoPro Inc (GPRO), Joy Global Inc. (JOY) and Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

GoPro (GPRO), Joy Global (JOY) and Netflix (NFLX) were all taken out behind the woodshed on Thursday. Here's the deal. Read Article

Why SunEdison Inc (SUNE), Frontier Communications Corp (FTR) and Hasbro, Inc. (HAS) Are 3 of Today’s Best Stocks

A calmer day overseas had markets more at ease today, and SunEdison, Frontier Communications and Hasbro were solid performers. Read Article

Thursday’s Vital Data: Dow Chemical Co (DOW), Netflix, Inc. (NFLX), Facebook Inc (FB)

Dow Chemical (DOW) begins a spinoff of chlorine business, Netflix (NFLX) is hit again on a Hulu move and Jim Cramer touts China-proof Facebook (FB). Read Article

Intel Stock: 1 Company, 3 Trades (INTC)

Intel Corporation (INTC) is offering a plethora of trade possibilities right now. Here are three different ways to play INTC stock right now. Read Article

Why U.S. Stock Investors Shouldn’t Panic

Investing is a long-term game, which means weathering short-term bumps. The fundamentals of the market haven't changed. Read Article

Bulls Hold Off Big Bad Bear, but for How Long?

Wednesday's rally was a temporary relief, but that may be all it was. Read Article

Stocks Post Rebound as Volatility Continues

After a few days of declines, stocks pushed upward on Wednesday, led mostly by tech stocks and airlines. Read Article

Why Ariad Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ARIA), Dollar Tree, Inc. (DLTR) and Ambarella Inc (AMBA) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Wednesday was nothing but misery for Ariad Pharmaceuticals (ARIA), Dollar Tree (DLTR) and Ambarella (AMBA) shareholders. Here's what you need to know. Read Article

Why H & R Block Inc (HRB), Vera Bradley, Inc. (VRA) and The Fresh Market Inc (TFM) Are 3 of Today’s Best Stocks

A solid Beige Book report boosted U.S. markets and H & R Block, Vera Bradley and The Fresh Market were some of the crème de la crème Wednesday. Read Article

China Devaluation, Stock Market Crash: Who Cares?

Should you sell your stocks because of China's stock market turmoil and currency devaluation? Absolutely not. You shouldn't even care. Read Article

Wednesday’s Vital Data: Netflix, Inc. (NFLX), Bank of America Corp (BAC) and General Electric Company (GE)

Apple (AAPL) targets Netflix (NFLX) in original programming, Bank of America (BAC) goes ex-dividend and General Electric (GE) unloads its U.S. fleet services. Read Article