Mattel: "Deep Value, Iconic Brands"
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She’s 58 years old, and she doesn’t look a day over 21. We refer to Barbie, the ubiquitous and still fashi…

Tickers: MAT
Two Bets on Healthcare Reform
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Don't be scared by headlines over healthcare reform; my bet is that o matter what sort of reform finally come out of C…

Tickers: BMY | VTR
Lazard: Mergers & Acquisitions
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President Trump’s policies, a stronger dollar, healthier global growth and cheap debt (for now) are shaping up a…

Tickers: LAZ
Janet Brown’s 5-Fund Portfolio for Peace of Mind
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We categorize funds into various groups; here, we are focusing on Class 4, which can be a good option for those who wan…

Hewlett Packard: "A Bet on Meg Whitman"
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The latest trade alert in our Special Situation portfolio is Hewlett Packard Enterprises (HPE), asserts value investin…

Tickers: HPE | EBAY | ORCL | IBM
How Negative Sentiment Will Continue to Drive the Market Higher
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The market is not likely to see major corrections in the near term, comments Avi Gilburt,,&n…

How to Trade Coming Twin Peaks for Growth and Inflation
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To sift through noise, Landon Whaley suggests analyzing three critical forces that influence asset prices: fundamental…

Tickers: XLE
So, You Want to Be a Daytrader? Read This.
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Those who dream of daytrading should read advice from Jake Bernstein, an internationally recognized futures analyst, tr…

Photon Control and the Internet of Things
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Photon Control (Toronto: PHO) makes a wide range of optical sensors and instruments to measure temperature, pressure, …

Insider Buying at Advance Auto Parts
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Insider sentiment has improved on a relative basis for a second week. While all of the major sell/buy readings calcula…

Tickers: AAP
Lam Research: A Long-Term View to R&D
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Semiconductor-equipment maker Lam Research (LRCX) credits its success to long-term thinking, focusing on three- to five…

Tickers: LRCX
Shopify: Fast Growth in e-Commerce
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Shopify (SHOP) is one of the leaders of a new growth theme in the market — technology-centric companies that are…

Tickers: SHOP
Wilbur Ross’ Contrarian Bet on Shipping
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Wilbur Ross — a long-time friend of President Trump and now U.S. Commerce Secretary — is one of Wall Street'…

Tickers: NVGS
WCM Focused: A Favorite for International Growth
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One fund that’s been earning strong returns without making headlines is WCM Focused International Growth (WCMRX)…

Tickers: WCMRX
Read up on Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
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Boston-based education publisher Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Co. (HMHC) is a global learning company and a leading provi…

Tickers: HMHC
A Five-Pack of Preferred ETFs
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Preferred stocks represent ownership in a company and trade on exchanges like common stocks. But preferreds are also a …

Tickers: FPE | PFF | PGF | PGX