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Top Picks 2017: HP, Inc.

Tickers: HPQ

The first major high-tech Silicon Valley firm was founded in Palo Alto in 1939 by William Hewlett and David Packard, notes Harry Domash, editor…


Top Picks 2017: MannKind

Tickers: MNKD

My Top Pick for 2017 is one that has been my favorite high-risk speculation for several years; I will need to eat some crow—from behind the…


Top Picks 2017: American Express

Tickers: AXP

"Don't leave home without it," is perhaps one of the more memorable advertising tag lines, even though the company hasn't used it in…


Top Picks 2017: NMI Holdings

Tickers: NMIH

My Top Pick for more speculative investors for the coming year is a provider of private mortgage insurance, notes Timothy Lutts, editor of Cabot…


Top Picks 2017: PayPal

Tickers: PYPL

There are definitely some transformational factors currently working in favor of this Top Pick, such as increasing cashless trends and a favorable…


Top Picks 2017: Rio Tinto

Tickers: RIO

While 2016 gave commodities a big lift, I think that investors should continue to own at least some commodity-related stocks, explains Stephen…


Top Picks 2017: Zoetis

Tickers: ZTS

Our Top Pick for growth-oriented investors is a global leader in the animal health market, suggests Brian Lazorishak, senior portfolio manager…


Top Picks 2017: AvidBank Holdings

Tickers: AVBH

Doug Hughes focuses on lesser-known, small cap regional banks; the editor of Bank Newsletter looks for banks that operate in attractive regional…