Blue Chips

5 Worst Blue Chips to Own Before Earnings

A close look at the Dow reveals five ugly blue chips that still are holding back the index -- and that investors should avoid if they want to profit in 2014. More 

What’s in a Name? 3 Stocks You Can Proudly Call ‘Blue Chips’

The exact definition of a "blue-chip stock" isn't easy to agree on, but the general idea should be -- and these companies should qualify as a result. More 

5 Big-Name Blue Chips to Dump ASAP

Yes, you should consider a defensive stance, but not every blue chip is the perfect avenue for safety right now. More 

5 Overpriced Blue Chips to Sell After Big Runs

These blue chips can't sustain the run-up in their stocks. Investors would be wise to cut back before these stocks flatten out or drop. More 

5 Blue-Chip Tech Stocks to Unplug Now

Don’t let your portfolio get left behind. If you own one of these five big-name tech stocks, consider selling now and moving your money elsewhere. More 

3 Technical Value Buys Among the Blue Chips

A couple simple technical indicators go a long way in whittling thousands of stocks down to a small group of opportunity buys. Here are three such blue chips. More 

5 Sector Titans Ready to Return to Earth

These five blue-chip stocks have gotten overheated, running up to levels that just aren't fully justified -- and all are poised to pull back soon. More