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FUNDS

WCM: A Focused Global Approach

Tickers: WCMRX

Many European stocks are selling with good margins of safety - they returned less than 3% annually over five years while the S&P 500 is up over…

STOCKS

Dividend Dogs

Tickers: SDOG

So far, 2016 is proving to be a tough year to make money in US stocks; here, I discuss two strategies that generate consistent gains, even as the…

STOCKS

AMN Healthcare: Staffing Up

Tickers: AHS

This ongoing recommendation is the market leader in helping its customers in the healthcare industry fill temporary and permanent staffing positions,…

STOCKS

Retail Turnaround Trio

Tickers: JWN, TIF, SPLS

In his latest research screen, George Putnam, looked at stocks in the S&P 500 that were recently trading below their levels of 5 years ago; here,…

STOCKS

Biotech Takeover Talk

Tickers: INCY, ALKS, ANTH, NVAX, FPRX

We continue to see M&A activity in the biotechnology space, notes sector expert John McCamant, editor of industry-leading The Medical Technology…

STOCKS

United Security: Sweet Home Alabama

Tickers: USBI

Ultimately, interest rates will go up, and when they do, the banks should benefit, asserts value investor Benj Gallander, editor of Contra the…

STOCKS

A Win-Win at Symantec

Tickers: SYMC

Rob DeFrancesco, editor of Tech Stock Prospector, specializes in high technology, covering growth stocks in areas such as the cloud, social media…

MLPs

Three Themes in the MLP Sector

Tickers: MMP, EQM, EQT, EPD

In assessing the current state of the MLP market, Elliott Gue thinks the easy gains have been made and selectivity is now key to future gains.…