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MoneyShow’s 2018 Top Picks Report:

Each year in December the MoneyShow editorial team asks the nation's leading financial newsletter advisors for their favorite stocks for the coming year. Conducted for over 35 years, the annual Top Picks report features the advisory industry's most trusted and respected experts known for their high-quality research and long-term track records of success.

This year’s report features over 100 investment ideas for all types of investors, from high growth opportunities for risk takers to conservative, income-oriented favorites suitable for retirement portfolios. We share these Top Picks as a starting point for your own research. Make sure that any stock you buy meets your personal financial needs, risks parameters and time horizon. We wish you the very best for investment success in the new year.

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Top Stock Picks

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Top Picks 2018: Charles Schwab Corporation (SCHW)
01/15/2018 5:00 am EST

Charles Schwab Corporation (SCHW) and its subsidiaries serve both individual and institutional U.S. investors through a broad array of financial services including wealth management, securities broker...

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Joe Laszewski, CFA,CPA
Tickers: SCHW
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Top Picks 2018: CIT Group (CIT)
01/15/2018 5:00 am EST

CIT Group (CIT) — my conservative pick for 2018 — operates both a bank holding company and a financial holding company that provide financing, leasing and advisory services to small and mi...

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Crista Huff
Tickers: CIT
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Top Picks 2018: Glencore Plc (GLNCY)
01/15/2018 5:00 am EST

Several technology trends are greatly increasing the demand for the metals that make them possible, observes Jim Powell, editor of Global Changes & Opportunities Report. ...

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Jim Powell
Tickers: GLNCY
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Top Picks 2018: MPLX LP (MPLX)
01/15/2018 5:00 am EST

Following a soft year of performance in 2017, I’m upping my exposure to domestic energy infrastructure where there are more favorable tailwinds, both politically and structurally, explains Bryan...

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Bryan Perry
Tickers: MPLX
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Top Picks 2018: Osisko Gold (OR)
01/15/2018 5:00 am EST

Osisko Gold (OR) is the newest and smallest of the “big four” gold and silver royalty companies; this business model allows companies to benefit from rising precious metals prices without ...

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Adrian Day
Tickers: OR
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Top Picks 2018: TAL Education (TAL)
01/15/2018 5:00 am EST

TAL Education (TAL) is a leading private tutoring company that prepares students for grueling exams and benefits from an education arms race in China, explains Scott Chan, editor of Brain Trust Profit...

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Kuen (Scott) Chan
Tickers: TAL
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Top Picks 2018: Cardinal Health (CAH)
01/12/2018 5:00 am EST

Cardinal Health (CAH) is one of the “big three” wholesale drug distributors in the United States along with AmerisourceBergen (ABC) and McKesson (MCK), notes Ben Reynolds, editor of Sure D...

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Ben Reynolds
Tickers: CAH
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Top Picks 2018: Cathedral Energy (Toronto: CET)
01/12/2018 5:00 am EST

This drilling company, our top growth pick for 2018, almost died during the energy price swoon, says Benj Gallander, value investing expert and editor of Contra the Heard....

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Benj Gallander
Tickers: CET
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Top Picks 2018: Emergent BioSolutions (EBS)
01/12/2018 5:00 am EST

As the world faces an increasing onslaught of new threats from biological and chemical weapons, viruses, and epidemics, one company is making products and treatments to assuage these risks, suggests D...

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Douglas Gerlach
Tickers: EBS
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Top Picks 2018: PayPal (PYPL)
01/12/2018 5:00 am EST

PayPal (PYPL) is morphing into a digital and mobile payments gatekeeper. Its software lets consumers fund accounts via credit, debit or bank accounts, notes growth stock specialist Linda McDonough, ed...

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Linda McDonough
Tickers: PYPL
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Top Picks 2018: Sangamo Therapeutics (SGMO)
01/12/2018 5:00 am EST

Over the past year, we witnessed the incredible transformation of Sangamo Therapeutics (SGMO) from a Wall Street has-been to a widely respected powerhouse in both gene therapy and gene editing, notes ...

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John McCamant
Tickers: SGMO
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Top Picks 2018: Torstar (Toronto: TS.B)
01/12/2018 5:00 am EST

Nobody wants to invest in newspapers. So it’s not surprising that Torstar Inc. (Toronto: TS.B) — which publishes Canada’s largest circulation newspaper, The Toronto Star — has ...

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Gordon Pape
Tickers: TS.B:CA