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Sat, 14 Jan 2017 03:38:22 ESTRising bond yields, rich valuations, and global turmoil could limit the market’s gains, our experts say.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 04:36:41 ESTU.S. Steel was our top pick in 2016, with a 120% return. In all, our bullish picks returned 12.8%.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 01:59:43 ESTOne way to find companies likely to consistently raise their payouts:Track their cash flow.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 11:50:53 ESTAttention bargain hunters! The valuation for stocks including Micron and Bristol-Myers Squibb has become much more attractive.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 01:57:50 ESTIt is no small measure of irony that measures of optimism, in the stock market and elsewhere, are near their highest as Obama leaves office.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 04:23:20 ESTInvestors appear to be bracing for a pullback once Trump takes office. Here’s how to sidestep the mess.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 04:17:06 ESTThe coal miner, in bankruptcy court, plans to wipe out shareholders just as coal prices rise.
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 13:42:36 ESTIf 10-year note rises above 2.6%, a secular bear bond market has begun, the manager writes.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 03:42:23 ESTThe co-managers view income from stocks and bonds as equal, and look for undervalued companies.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 12:42:15 ESTIt wasn’t a happy holiday season for GameStop. Sales fell 16% in the last nine weeks of the year.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 17:06:17 ESTThe online radio service said earnings would be better than expected. Plus, its latest paid product added nearly 400,000 subscribers in recent months.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 18:37:00 ESTAn analyst proposes merging the online retail firms. One way to take on Amazon.com.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 11:53:25 ESTThe lauded value investor has raised his beneficial stakes in Hertz and Herc. He pulled back on cat litter.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 09:38:36 ESTIn Barron’s annual roundtable, top investors name their favorite stocks and offer predictions for Donald Trump’s first-year in office.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 15:21:57 ESTOne analyst puts the odds of a deal happening at 80%, and he says a strategic buyer like Coach or Kors is the most likely scenario.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 04:04:11 ESTRex Tillerson has departed ExxonMobil. It might be time for investors to make their exit as well.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 04:32:28 ESTAlphabet, Apple, Citigroup, Deutsche Telekom, Disney, Toll Brothers, and Unilever are among the best bets.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 02:30:30 ESTThe stock could be worth more than twice its current price, even if top shareholder Ron Perelman doesn’t relinquish control.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 03:53:19 ESTJoseph Amato, Neuberger Newman’s CIO for equities, sees turbulence ahead. Investors, stick with stocks.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 15:44:18 ESTThe movie studio is in the middle of a disappointing stretch, and it doesn’t look to get much better this weekend.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 04:15:33 ESTInvestors bracing for our new economy would be wise to invest in TIPS and bank loan ETFs to protect against rising rates and inflation.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 15:40:45 ESTA nearly $6 billion hedge fund run by billionaire Carl Icahn continues to suffer after tumbling 18% in 2015.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 02:30:24 ESTHigh-profile, anti-euro, anti-immigration Marine Le Pen is unlikely to win the presidency. That’s good news for French stocks.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 16:44:17 ESTA comparison of the top video streaming providers: Netflix, Hulu Plus, HBO Go, Amazon Prime Video and more.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 02:02:30 ESTBellwethers like IBM and Linear Technology can tell us about stocks and the economy. And get ready for Netflix.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 16:00:24 ESTAnalog Devices, Broadcom and Integrated Device Technology are favorites.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 10:04:32 ESTA veteran financial writer shares his technique for racking up the miles in 50,000 point increments
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 04:16:22 ESTWith most of its sales coming from overseas, Unilever is one of the few large European companies with insulation from political shocks.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 01:54:47 ESTSeduced by the promise of tax cuts, investors are shoving concerns about tariffs aside—at their peril.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 01:55:40 ESTEmily Van Hoorickx, an equity compensation specialist at UBS, helps clients offset the risk of concentrated positions in company stock.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 03:33:13 ESTThe Nasdaq was up 1% for the week, though most market measures were flat or down. Expect more volatility as the new administration tries striking deals and the president continues his Twitter campaign.
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Sat, 14 Jan 2017 02:35:04 ESTAfter a strong 2016, both investment-grade and high-yield corporate debt look vulnerable. But there are ways to protect your portfolio.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 02:09:35 ESTPlus, Barclays on Abbott Laboratories, Evercore on Adobe, and Morgan Stanley on Lions Gate
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 01:57:40 ESTAfter a surprising surge in 2016, the price of the metal could drop this year on a jump in new production.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 15:30:43 ESTThe following list can help investors identify holdings that are well positioned for the times ahead.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 03:59:29 ESTWe caught Goldman shares at the bottom last summer, at $142. Now $246, we think they could tack on another 15%.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 02:23:00 ESTAmerica’s neighbor has seen the peso hammered. Now it girds for the wall, new U.S. taxes, and Nafta revisions. Time to be wary.
Sat, 31 Dec 2016 03:20:21 ESTWe rank the best—and worst—places for income in a rising-rate world. European dividend stocks and utilities look attractive. MLPs, not so much.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 01:46:40 ESTCredit Suisse Favorites for 2017: Chinese infrastructure stocks like Baosteel and Anhui Conch Cement.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 16:15:53 ESTA week after halving the sign-up reward for its high-end travel card, Chase has a generous new offer for Amazon Prime Members.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 04:04:21 ESTWhile the initial hit might hurt, it’s just as likely to benefit intrepid investors.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 04:00:10 ESTA number of presidents-elect have seen stocks soar between their election and their inauguration. Then they have to govern.
Sat, 07 Jan 2017 01:35:38 ESTActively managed mutual funds are poised to make a comeback after years of being trounced by ETFs. Seven great ones to buy.
Sat, 17 Dec 2016 01:37:08 ESTInterest rates have risen much further and faster than expected since November. But don’t expect them to keep climbing in a straight line.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 02:36:18 ESTWhen brokers merge—as when TD Ameritrade announced it will buy Scottrade—or when your advisor switches platforms, it can be costly.
Mon, 20 Jun 2016 16:56:44 EDTOur ranking of the top-performing funds.
Mon, 19 Dec 2016 16:33:53 ESTWall Street’s best minds tell Barron’s that stocks could rise 6% next year on top of the Trump rally.
Thu, 13 Oct 2016 13:06:53 EDTAnnuities are about to get a makeover with new rules, low interest rates, and longer lives. Our annual ranking will point you to the best choices.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 14:27:40 ESTThe burrito chain’s service needs a major upgrade, says CEO Steve Ells.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 19:34:35 ESTAustralia and its mining giants could be caught in the crossfire of rising tensions between the U.S. and China.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 12:04:42 ESTInnovative therapies are likely safe, but there may be some macro concerns around pricing.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 03:58:25 ESTThe minimum wage can bring wage hikes to some and cost others their jobs. It is productivity that powers higher wages.
Tue, 03 Jan 2017 17:24:36 ESTAmong the strategist’s predictions: Donald Trump will conclude that he’s been wrong about China.
Fri, 01 Apr 2016 07:46:55 EDTTax brackets for income earned in 2016 and due in April 2017.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 04:00:20 ESTInvestors and advisors offer possible surprises that could shake the markets in 2017. A spike in wages? Peace in the Middle East?
Tue, 21 Jun 2016 15:58:46 EDTDavid Tepper’s Appaloosa and Ken Griffin’s Citadel return this year but No. 1 on the Barron’s Penta list is a very big surprise.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 02:25:51 ESTAfter 18 successful years as publisher, Gary Holland is leaving Barron’s.
Fri, 30 Dec 2016 14:07:12 ESTA report in Nikkei Review suggests that Apple is cutting its iPhone production by 10%, the second year in a row it’s making cuts.
Fri, 06 Jan 2017 07:44:46 ESTThe stocks featured here can do well under a broad range of policies argues Kate Warne of Edward Jones.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 16:52:53 ESTThe veteran asset manager derives lessons from the presidential campaign that apply to investing.
Wed, 13 Apr 2016 13:05:12 EDTInvestors are realizing what academics have long preached: Fixed-income annuities outshine all retirement income options.
Sat, 07 Jan 2017 12:31:09 EST‘Whoever invents the next great t-shirt wins,’ Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank said during his CES keynote.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 17:08:30 ESTInvestors see it as a lean, muscular bank that can excel amid rising rates and reduced regulations.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 02:18:04 ESTLibby J. Dubick suggests ways to help make social media an integral part of a financial advisor’s communication strategy.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 02:18:55 ESTPlus changes in holdings of Asta Funding, Genco Shipping & Trading, and Global Eagle Entertainment. Also, a look into 2017.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 11:08:14 ESTMost market watchers are looking for a healthy giveback of the postelection rally. They may not get it.
Wed, 06 Apr 2016 10:31:25 EDTThe asset-management giant’s brokerage arm topped the list for the first time.
Mon, 12 Dec 2016 11:01:18 ESTWe compiled wisdom that the world’s greatest investor has shared with graduate students over the years.
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 12:30:29 ESTHere’s what to do — and what to avoid doing — with your all-important retirement-fund stash.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 04:06:22 ESTThe latest sentiment readings are the most optimistic in years.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 00:56:59 ESTA graphic look at selected stock activity for the week ended January 13, 2017. Includes JPMorgan Chase, Illumina, and Pandora Media.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 11:43:57 ESTAnalyst Matt Olney targets a group of overlooked small banks that have the potential for strong growth.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 23:58:23 ESTHere’s how our Roundtable members’ 2016 Mid-Year Roundtable picks.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 09:47:24 ESTNetflix could shell out $2.8 billion on domestic programming in 2017, according to one analyst’s estimate. Will it boost subscriber growth?
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 16:37:43 ESTAmazon is innovating yet again. And this time the target is the humble storefront.
Thu, 05 Jan 2017 11:18:21 ESTAn analyst says the coffee chain could more than double its locations around the world.
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 17:19:45 ESTThe maker of Sam Adams struggled with sales at convenience stores in December.
Sat, 14 Jan 2017 02:15:24 ESTPlus, a look at jobs numbers, the bad habit of hanging on the president-elect’s every word, and retail’s reliance on light-vehicle sales.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 13:59:14 ESTApple’s new MacBook Pros have been criticized for weak battery life. Now, the company has lashed out at its chief critic.
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 13:25:02 ESTWith some tweaks, the venerable Dogs of the Dow strategy can deliver even better results.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 12:00:24 ESTAlibaba’s one million jobs figure is larger, but Amazon’s plans for jobs with full benefits may be as significant.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 05:12:07 ESTThe unknown unknowns of a Trump White House and resurgent inflation has investors taking a shine to gold.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 11:45:05 ESTThe scrapbooking platform is still small, but has several important advantages.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 11:11:17 ESTThe stock is trading near $30. But an analyst at Gabelli puts Tribune’s private market value at $60 a share.
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 14:44:57 ESTInvestors have priced in all the good news but they’re ignoring some major risks, says one analyst.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 16:27:54 ESTThe company has promised to begin production of the new Model 3 by the middle of the year, with its first deliveries by year end. Will it happen?
Tue, 03 Jan 2017 15:39:00 ESTAfter its stock tumbled in 2016, Fitbit has a new incentive to get people to wear its devices: money. Investors like the idea.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 14:23:42 ESTNintendo’s Switch gaming console and a turnaround at Sony can send shares of both companies surging.
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 12:56:54 ESTEven as the market for activity trackers slows, Garmin is picking up the pace.
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 14:03:07 ESTA denial would be precedent-setting as no vertical merger in the technology, media and telecom space has been halted.
Thu, 12 Jan 2017 18:48:55 ESTSeveral articles discuss the rapidly changing landscape for retailing in the U.S.
Wed, 04 Jan 2017 11:58:54 ESTInvestors should be wary after Elon Musk fails to hit another target.
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 14:52:06 ESTConcert economics 101: Everything costs at least twice as much as it does in the rest of the world.
Fri, 30 Dec 2016 12:12:21 ESTWill ESPN recover, will Shanghai Disneyland falter, and who will succeed Robert Iger?
Fri, 13 Jan 2017 02:33:36 ESTKorea’s corruption scandal shows why it’s time to end the incestuous grip on power in the Samsung Nation.
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 14:48:20 ESTConnected cars -- and coffee makers -- were a focus at this year’s tech show. VR is still a work in progress, while wearables search for an identity.
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 13:00:12 ESTDecember sales jumped, but the chain’s longer-term problems still need to be solved.