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Top Picks 2017: Westinghouse Air Brake

Tickers: WAB

My Top Pick for conservative investors for 2017 is involved in the manufacturing of products for locomotives, freight cars and passenger transit…


Top Picks 2017: Acadia Healthcare

Tickers: ACHC

This Top Pick for small-cap growth & value investors provides behavior health care, including treatments for mental health issues and addiction,…


Top Picks 2017: Autoliv

Tickers: ALV

As the world moves toward self-driving autonomous autos, there will be great changes in technology, explains international investing expert Vivian…


Top Picks 2017: Mattel

Tickers: MAT

Our Top Pick for conservative investors for the coming year is a company that went through a management overhaul in 2015, leaving investors uncertain…


Top Picks 2017: The Medicines Company

Tickers: MDCO

The next-generation of cholesterol drugs — compounds that inhibit PCSK-9 — were approved in 2016; these targeted drugs rapidly reduce…


Top Picks 2017: Baidu

Tickers: MAT

My Top Pick for speculative investors for 2017 is the company that operates the most popular Internet search engine in the largest Internet market…


Top Picks 2017: Caterpillar

Tickers: CAT

If Congress approves the new president's spending and tax proposals, stocks should get a second wind. If not, they will drop—probably abruptly,…


Top Picks 2017: Crocs

Tickers: CROX

Our Top Pick for 2017 for speculative investors is this maker of iconic casual footwear that reached fad status about 10 years ago, explains George…


Top Picks 2017: Chicago Bridge & Iron

Tickers: FB

My Top Pick for 2017 for growth investors is an engineering company that was founded in 1889 and is headquartered in The Hague, Netherlands, notes…