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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: Ecolab Inc. (ECL)
01/11/2018 5:00 am EST

Ecolab (ECL) provides water, hygiene, and energy technologies for customers in the chemical, mining, power generation and petroleum industries, and we believe is positioned well an infrastructure re-b...

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John Eade
Tickers: ECL
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Top Picks 2018: ON Semiconductor (ON)
01/11/2018 5:00 am EST

ON Semiconductor (ON), our top pick for the coming year, is a small player in the volatile, highly cyclical semiconductor industry, explains Richard Moroney, editor of Dow Theory Forecasts. ...

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Richard Moroney
Tickers: ON
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Top Picks 2018: Signet Jewelers (SIG)
01/11/2018 5:00 am EST

On the aggressive side, Signet Jewelers (SIG) is a stock that can yield a good return at the cost of a higher risk, explains Azmath Rahiman, editor of Cabot Benjamin Graham Value Investor....

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Azmath Rahiman
Tickers: SIG
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Top Picks 2018: Baker Hughes a GE Co. (BHGE)
01/10/2018 5:00 am EST

Baker Hughes a GE Co. (BHGE) is my top aggressive stock pick for 2018. The company offers products, services and digital solutions to the international oil and gas community, explains Crista Huff, edi...

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Crista Huff
Tickers: BHGE
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Top Picks 2018: Freeport McMoran (FCX)
01/10/2018 5:00 am EST

Copper and gold miner Freeport McMoran (FCX) is expected to grow earnings per share nearly fivefold this year, another almost 50% in 2018, and more than 70% annually over the next five years, asserts ...

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Carla Pasternak
Tickers: FCX
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Top Picks 2018: Rite Aid (RAD)
01/10/2018 5:00 am EST

Rite Aid (RAD) is our “Stock of the Year” because they have excellent fundamentals, a huge influx of cash from the sale to Walgreens, and less stores which will make it much easier to rest...

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Bill Mathews
Tickers: RAD
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Top Picks 2018: Veeva Systems (VEEV)
01/10/2018 5:00 am EST

Veeva Systems (VEEV), a provider of cloud-based software for the life sciences industry, remains on track to meet its 2020 revenue run rate target of $1 billion, says Rob DeFrancesco, editor of the Te...

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Rob DeFrancesco
Tickers: VEEV
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Top Picks 2018: AES Corp. (AES)
01/09/2018 5:00 am EST

AES Corp. (AES) is by far the cheapest member of the Dow Jones Utility Average, with a p/e based on trailing 12-months earnings of only 9.9, and 8.7 times expected 2018 results, respectively, notes Ro...

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Roger Conrad
Tickers: AES