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Predicting the future is no easy task, but our experts still do their best to predict the future of the market. By analyzing historical trends and current data, our experts offer their outlook on the market and the various impacts a specific event might have. Whether it is a new IPO or a newly offered dividend, our experts identify factors that could shape the future of the economy and give advice on how to take advantage of each situation.

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Dow Jones Falls Toward 18K on Weak Data

The markets dipped Friday amid a strong downward revision in U.S. GDP. Next week, investors' focus will shift to the country's employment situation. Read Article

5 Best Stocks Under $5 This Week

The best stocks valued at less than $5 this week were OHGI, CBLI, CERE, ONTY and STRL -- all which outperformed the market. Read Article

Why GameStop Corp. (GME), Altera Corporation (ALTR) and Magnachip Semiconductor Corp (MX) Are 3 of Today’s Best Stocks

A look at what drove GameStop (GME), Magnachip Semiconductor (MX) and Altera Corporation (ALTR) higher on a broadly weak Friday for the markets. Read Article

Key to Trading the Toughest Market in Years

The tug-of-war between breakout and breakdown is wearing traders out. Read Article

U.S. Stocks Plop After China’s Drop

A dramatic overnight plunge in Shanghai helped set the tone for a lackluster Thursday that saw U.S. stocks dip into the red. Read Article

Why Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (ANF), Express, Inc. (EXPR) and GoPro Inc (GPRO) Are 3 of Today’s Best Stocks

Markets pulled back but Abercrombie & Fitch, Express and GoPro were one step ahead of everyone. Read Article

Why Flowers Foods, Inc. (FLO), Terex Corporation (TEX) and Broadcom Corporation (BRCM) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Flowers Foods (FLO), Terex (TEX) and Broadcom (BRCM) found themselves deep in the red on Thursday. Here's why. Read Article

5 Mixed Signals for the U.S. Economy

I look for the flight to quality stocks to continue, as the strong U.S. dollar continues to suppress sales and earnings growth at multinational companies. Read Article

Keep Buying Dividend Stocks on the Dips

While there may be some near-term dips, they should be viewed as buying opportunities. Read Article

Greatest Bullish Indicator of All Remains Intact

Stocks continue to ignore bad news and move ahead in the face of global worries. Read Article

Stocks Rebound, But Don’t Rule Out a Breakdown Yet

Greece headlines and a late surge in tech helped drive markets higher on Wednesday, but Tuesday's breakdown still lingers as a negative omen. Read Article

Why Tiffany & Co (TIF), Broadcom Corporation (BRCM) and Juniper Networks, Inc. (JNPR) Are 3 of Today’s Best Stocks

Stocks enjoyed a prosperous day Wednesday, though few did as well as Tiffany (TIF), Broadcom (BRCM) and Juniper Networks (JNPR). Here's why. Read Article

Why Michael Kors (KORS), Check Point Software (CHKP) and Avon (AVP) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Michael Kors Holdings (KORS), Check Point Software Technologies (CHKP) and Avon Products (AVP) were at the bottom of the barrel on this week's hump-day. Read Article

Wednesday’s Vital Data: Apple Inc. (AAPL), Time Warner Cable Inc (TWC) and Bank of America Corp (BAC)

Apple (AAPL) and Bank of America (BAC) were boosted by bullish analyst comments, while Time Warner Cable (TWC) surged on Charter (CHTR) buyout offer. Read Article

Could the Correction Finally be Here?

As the S&P 500 approaches its 50-day moving average, few buyers appear willing to commit. Read Article

Stocks Fall, Dow Jones Tests 18k on Greece Concerns

Worries surrounding a stronger U.S. dollar and a potential floor on oil production declines could threaten energy stocks and other equities this summer. Read Article

Why Goldcorp Inc. (GG), Shake Shack Inc. (SHAK) and Hewlett-Packard Company (HPQ) Are 3 of Today’s Worst Stocks

Goldcorp (GG), Shake Shack (SHAK) and Hewlett-Packard Company (HPQ) were at the bottom of the barrel to kick off the new week. Read Article

Why Time Warner Cable Inc (TWC), Geeknet Inc (GKNT) and Lumber Liquidators Holdings Inc (LL) are 3 of Today’s Best Stocks

Dark clouds settled over Wall Street today, but the sun shone all day on Time Warner, Geeknet and Lumber Liquidators. Read Article

Look to Summer for a Boom in Consumer Staples, Discretionary

Consumers won't keep saving money indefinitely. If oil prices recede, expect consumer staples and discretionary stocks to profit as Americans open their wallets. Read Article

What’s Next for Oil and Energy Stocks?

If tanks top out, oil could very well push to fresh lows -- complicating the Federal Reserve's planned interest rate hikes, pulling down corporate earnings further and continuing the drag on GDP growth via capital expenditure cuts. Read Article