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Wed, 22 Feb 2017 14:26:50 ESTA veteran Barron’s writer shares insights that have helped him pick big winners over the years.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 05:59:47 ESTThe Prudent Speculator has more than tripled the broad stock market since 1980. What’s its secret?
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 14:04:14 ESTLooking for future winners among small- and mid-cap biotech. Bullish on Sarepta, Global Blood, and Versartis.
Sat, 04 Feb 2017 03:18:28 ESTThe drop in retail stocks make them a tempting buy. Still, we’re reluctant to recommend jumping in with two feet.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 02:06:07 ESTIf CEO Mary Barra sheds Opel, GM could free up $1 billion in yearly cash and focus on profitable markets.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 17:30:49 ESTThe iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology index ETF looks strong. What’s next for Celgene, Biogen, Myriad, Gilead.
Mon, 27 Feb 2017 16:48:42 ESTThe contrarian economist sees volatility ahead with the market finishing the year just where it started.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:32:41 ESTJudging by the stock market, the Trump presidency so far has been a grab bag of policy proposals, some good, some bad, some disastrous.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 01:08:18 ESTThe stock has been riding high in Washington and on Wall Street. But it could be headed for a nasty spill.
Sat, 11 Feb 2017 01:48:37 ESTIf you delayed, get busy, for the sake of your heirs. An estate plan can always be revised. When to talk money with the kids.
Wed, 01 Feb 2017 13:47:21 ESTA UBS analyst looks for the best investment opportunities in the commodities sector.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 01:27:13 ESTCressida Hogg has cranked out strong returns at an $18 billion Canadian infrastructure fund. Here’s where she sees opportunity now.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 17:22:31 ESTWhile there is still much to like about the market, there are many good reasons to hit the pause button.
Wed, 08 Feb 2017 11:53:48 ESTThe conventional wisdom looks for a stronger buck. But that will make it hard for President Trump to deliver on his Rust Belt promises.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 02:17:47 ESTLisa Welch, manager of the John Hancock Regional Bank fund, navigates a tough market well.
Tue, 07 Feb 2017 13:04:13 ESTGreg Valliere takes the pulse of clients on issues including the economy, tax reform and a possible Iranian conflict.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 02:11:58 ESTCalifornia’s drought-and-flood weather matches its boom-and-bust economy and its tax-and-borrow government.
Tue, 07 Feb 2017 20:30:19 ESTThe Wall Street heavyweight is increasingly concerned about the risks of global market disruptions.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 01:25:40 ESTLast week, the Dow Industrials and the Standard & Poor’s 500 both snagged their 9th record close. Can inflation be far behind?
Sat, 11 Feb 2017 01:36:52 ESTWith rising interest rates and cost savings kicking in from KeyCorp’s acquisition of First Niagara, shares could rise 15% or more.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 01:13:43 ESTThe provider of payment-processing technology and services is exploring lucrative new businesses.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 02:14:11 ESTWall Street cheered the company’s spinoff from Johnson Controls, and more gains could lie ahead.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 02:11:49 ESTAnother uptick in oil prices could put the embattled deepwater driller’s rigs back in the water.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 02:14:37 ESTThe Trump administration’s plans to radically overhaul the tax code could weigh on munis—but it could create buying opportunities.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 06:50:19 ESTThe top-performing Alpine Financial Services fund prefers small- and mid-cap names like Citizens.
Wed, 01 Feb 2017 19:39:17 ESTThe Trump trend is still to the upside, but there are a few potential dangers lurking out there.
Fri, 24 Feb 2017 05:25:09 ESTCompanies that exceed earnings and revenue estimates tend to beat the market for the next six to 12 months.
Sat, 11 Feb 2017 02:14:23 ESTIGT has become a predictable cash-generating machine with 85% recurring revenue.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 02:56:25 ESTFar from a “mess,” the president has inherited a growing economy and a richly valued bull market.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 01:17:53 ESTIndex funds make sense for average investors. But stock and bond markets send very different signals.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 15:05:03 ESTThe highly-rated $12 billion Polen Growth Fund is betting on beautiful smiles and payroll services.
Thu, 02 Feb 2017 06:51:41 ESTThe gene sequencing equipment company announced strong quarterly results and still looks undervalued.
Sat, 04 Feb 2017 03:18:33 ESTAfter outperforming the market—and their faster-growing counterparts—in 2016, value stocks, defined as the market’s cheapest, have stalled out so far this year.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 02:43:00 ESTA $9.6 billion market by 2020? One artist’s tale of Internet success.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 02:46:44 ESTMargin debt has increased 193% since the bull market began—the same as the rise from 2002 to 2007
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 00:24:43 ESTIt’s a high-quality company that is trading cheaply because of political and economic worries in Europe.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 11:50:31 ESTSnapchat’s parent may struggle to attract investors even with a slightly lower-than-expected valuation.
Wed, 01 Feb 2017 11:26:20 ESTTop-performing Becker Value Equity fund is loading up on beaten-down big names and shunning utilities.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 20:24:08 ESTWhat’s on the outside of your phone will drive new demand. Among the winners in display technology: Samsung, LG Display, Corning, and Universal Display.
Fri, 10 Feb 2017 05:54:39 ESTBig corporate tax changes proposed by the House of Representatives would significantly help these firms.
Sat, 04 Feb 2017 02:10:00 ESTCasual dining stocks are out of favor, but improvements at Chili’s could win Brinker shares new fans.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 02:13:37 ESTOil outfit Hess has improved its operations, but not enough to offset drop in prices from shale production.
Mon, 06 Feb 2017 09:38:28 ESTTrump may have halted implementation of the Labor Department’s fiduciary rule, but the fund industry is proceeding with compliance.
Sat, 11 Feb 2017 00:29:20 ESTThe investment-industrial complex doesn’t want to admit it, but active investing’s low odds of success dictate the acceptance of passive strategies.
Tue, 07 Feb 2017 21:02:26 ESTHere are 4 stocks investors should buy to profit from the quiet rise of Sri Lanka, Pakistan and Bangladesh.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 06:58:09 ESTThe Benchmark Co. upgrades Exact to Buy and values shares at $22.
Sat, 04 Feb 2017 02:14:33 ESTInvestors keep betting that the VIX fear gauge will surge, but it remains placid.
Thu, 26 Jan 2017 14:25:29 ESTInterest rates have risen much further and faster than expected since November. But don’t expect them to keep climbing in a straight line.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 13:44:57 ESTPolitical infighting will both slow down and limit the impact of tax reform and other initiatives.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 01:49:53 ESTSales of craft beer have slowed in the last few quarters, and Boston Beer has been hit particularly hard.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 00:24:49 ESTAfter crude surged last year, some funds were able to recoup their losses. Now, with oil around $50 a barrel, they have to be more discriminating.
Mon, 30 Jan 2017 12:00:01 ESTBerkshire Hathaway’s CEO is long on investment wisdom and entertainment in ‘Becoming Warren Buffett.’
Mon, 30 Jan 2017 15:42:20 ESTDreyfus Global Real Return manager expects that stocks will plunge once long-term trends reassert themselves.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 11:39:20 ESTDespite the specter of higher interest rates, real-estate-related stocks seem poised to notch more gains.
Sat, 04 Feb 2017 02:34:49 ESTSnap is the embodiment of leisure as short-term bursts of activity. That’s a threat to media companies that require hours or days sitting still.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 16:16:34 ESTExperts say bank stocks have further to run. The question is whether to go with the biggest banks or the smaller, regional ones.
Sat, 11 Feb 2017 02:26:44 ESTMining giant Barrick Gold is scheduled to report earnings this week—and it probably won’t matter one lick.
Sat, 28 Jan 2017 00:45:07 ESTAfter a tepid 2016, India investors need to review the prime minister’s political standing and his budget and monetary-policy initiatives.
Sun, 26 Feb 2017 00:21:19 ESTSmaller rivals are chipping away at Qualcomm profits in battle for wireless chips, and mighty Intel is losing ground.
Sat, 11 Feb 2017 03:07:09 ESTThe global health-care company will extend its streak of double-digit earnings gains this year.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 00:25:41 ESTInvestors used to hefty payouts in the sector should brace for possible cutbacks.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 01:25:54 ESTTips from a veteran trader on strategies to benefit from the rally without risking too much in a downturn.
Wed, 01 Feb 2017 16:32:50 ESTWhat is the creation/redemption process is and how does it fit into the trade life cycle.
Sat, 11 Feb 2017 01:25:11 ESTThe latest data show that employers are finding it harder to fill job openings, even after accounting for retiring boomers.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 14:48:49 ESTJ.P. Morgan’s technical analysts see broad sector participation and a “relatively low-volatility bull trend.”
Thu, 09 Feb 2017 12:45:40 ESTHigher stock prices and bond yields aren’t narrowing the gap between retirement plan assets and liabilities.
Fri, 27 Jan 2017 22:50:57 ESTBrought to you by popular demand: A monthly collection of Barron’s cartoons.
Sat, 11 Feb 2017 13:35:09 ESTInteractive Brokers adds voice-activated artificial intelligence to its platform as other brokers tiptoe into Amazon Echo.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 03:24:38 ESTHome Depot is still the go-to stock in home improvement.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 06:12:40 ESTThe heads of the four best fund families reflect on a pivotal year—and look ahead.
Sat, 11 Feb 2017 02:26:49 ESTMuch attention has been focused on the possibility of slashing the corporate tax rate, but those gains could be eroded by other Trump policies.
Sat, 11 Feb 2017 01:34:43 ESTA joint venture launches a platform combining Wall Street’s financial models and forecasts for more than 1,500 public companies
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:33:01 ESTBarrick looks strong based on Q4 results and guidance. If Agnico Eagle could become a buy on weakness.
Sat, 28 Jan 2017 00:43:49 ESTThe building of oil pipelines should be guided by efficiency and wealth creation.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 02:50:49 ESTThe shares are risky but grossly undervalue the company’s lucrative chip business.
Sat, 11 Feb 2017 01:25:18 ESTOur focus should be on the trafficking in drugs and people
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 01:40:40 ESTSome on Wall Street are betting Snap will be the next Facebook, based on robust revenue trends
Fri, 03 Feb 2017 08:03:18 ESTThe money manager now holds a 5.7% stake in Vascular, which has agreed to be acquired by Teleflex.
Sat, 11 Feb 2017 03:09:34 ESTWell-meaning government policies couldn’t boost the percentage of households owning their own homes long-term. Renters, take the keys.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:31:19 ESTGoldman’s fund-management arm has already gained big from new bets on energy. Other new bets, not so much.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 16:25:00 ESTMorgan Stanley Global Infrastructure favors renewable power, toll roads, pipelines, and cellphone towers.
Sat, 11 Feb 2017 00:56:13 ESTThe political backdrop could be good for funds that use environmental, social, and governance criteria.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 00:25:09 ESTTechnology can take you only so far. Advisors need the right balance of tech and human interaction for a successful client experience.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 00:26:35 ESTThe bull market’s eight-year anniversary is just around the corner—and cracks in its façade are beginning to show.
Sat, 28 Jan 2017 00:44:17 ESTThe key component in car exhaust systems will gain from higher vehicle sales and slumping supplies.
Wed, 22 Feb 2017 11:34:20 ESTThe latest rise in inflation will likely prove to be another temporary break from entrenched deflationary pressures, argues Mizuho.
Sat, 11 Feb 2017 01:25:50 ESTThe bull market has gone 84 sessions without a daily decline of 1% or more. How long can that last, given Washington’s chaos?
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 00:25:24 ESTIf imposed, it’s likely to do nothing to help offset lower corporate taxes. Simply curbing spending would make more sense.
Tue, 31 Jan 2017 18:57:34 ESTThe one who favors some draconian measures has overwhelmed his more mainstream GOP counterpart.
Sat, 04 Feb 2017 01:41:24 ESTBetterment pioneered the automation of financial advice. Now it’s offering a twist on that concept: Human interaction for a fee.
Sat, 04 Feb 2017 03:18:31 ESTHow much is too much of a good thing? That’s a question investors betting on a rally in bank stocks have to ask themselves.
Thu, 02 Feb 2017 11:47:09 ESTThe acquisition of Vertex-Global gives access to digital dentistry, an addressable market with “multibillion dollars.”
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 11:04:42 ESTJPMorgan Chase, Goldman and Wells Fargo are also favorites with more room to run.
Sat, 11 Feb 2017 01:24:24 ESTThe undervalued consumer-products outfit is expanding, while looking for ways to trim costs.
Sat, 21 Jan 2017 00:33:36 ESTEight REITs and three funds that should appeal to long-term investors looking to diversify as interest rates rise.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 06:45:26 ESTThe largest standalone pharmacy benefit manager can generate value and mitigate the effects of drug-price inflation.
Sat, 25 Feb 2017 01:28:04 ESTThe coating maker’s solid position in the auto industry could help shares rise 20% or more.
Sat, 28 Jan 2017 00:59:05 ESTThe Trump election has released animal spirits. But a plethora of questions remain, from protectionism to deregulation to tax policy.
Tue, 07 Feb 2017 18:48:09 ESTGame over for big gains? Unlikely. “Hasbro pushed all the right buttons in the fourth quarter as it had no problem exceeding forecasts.”