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38 Ways to Prepare For Market Choppiness

Monday's trading day saw some losses due to events in Cyprus, and keeping posted on changes to stock picks is a critical part of riding out the choppiness. More 

Don’t Play the January Rally with Tech

The tech sector is just devouring itself as cheaper, more advanced gadgets compete with each other. Stick to more steady-eddy stocks to maximize your profits. More 

Trade of the Day: Companhia de Bebidas das Americas (ABV)

Freaking out over the fiscal cliff? Try broadening your horizons with this Brazilian stock and an options alternative. More 

Once-Popular Brazil Now a Contrarian Play

Stocks in Brazil have trailed the rest of the emerging markets by a huge margin during the past year. Does that spell opportunity in EWZ? More 

4 Beverages Stocks to Buy Now

Four Beverages stocks are moving up in their overall rating this week, according to the Portfolio Grader database. Every one of these is graded an "A" ("strong buy") or "B" overall ("buy"). More 

Investing in Booze? You Should Drink to That

Beer/wine/liquor stocks are among the market's hottest in 2012. But if you're not already in, you've got time -- long-term trends point to more success ahead. More 

4 Beverages Stocks to Buy Now

This week, four Beverages stocks are improving their overall rating on Portfolio Grader. Each of these rates an "A" ("strong buy") or "B" overall ("buy"). More