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Alternative Energy Stocks: Even Great Ideas Can Lose You Money

Alternative energy stocks may not be as good of an idea as they seem. Here's what you need to know before you make any long-term investments. More 

3 Coal Stocks That Are as Good as Gold Thanks to the 2016 Election

The contentious 2016 election has brought a lot of issues to the political limelight, and inadvertently given new life to coal stocks. More 

12 Stocks & ETFs That Are in the Danger Zone

Energy and mining stocks have been hit hard in recent months, but the charts show a wide range of stocks that are on the verge of additional weakness. More 

Why Offshore Energy Stocks Still Aren’t a Buy

Offshore energy stocks such as Transcoean and Diamond Offshore are well off of their highs, but the risks remain high. More 

Coal Stocks – Who’s Closest to Bankruptcy, and Who Might Live?

For the coal stocks, it's all about bankruptcy risk. Which ones are poised to survive and which could be going bye-bye? More 

Materials Stocks: One to Buy, One to Sell

Material stocks are seriously underperforming the S&P 500 in 2013. Here's one stock to buy on hopes of a comeback and one to dump in the downtrodden sector. More 

The Best & Worst ETFs in 2013’s First Half

Some of the market's biggest headlines -- as well as a couple hidden stories -- are reflected in this list of the best and worst ETFs so far in 2013. More