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19 Stocks With a History of Earnings Surprises

Positive earnings surprises - when profits beat consensus analyst estimates - can have a huge impact on a company's share price. These surprises show that management can both manage and exceed expectations, not...

Can Your 401(k) Withstand Market Volatility?

It's no secret that volatility has returned to the stock market. From October 2018 through January 2019, the S&P 500 monthly returns were -6.84%, +2.04%, -9.03% and + 8.01%. SEE ALSO: How to Be Rich (Hint: A...

The 5 Highest-Rated Dow Jones Stocks

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is enjoying a remarkable rally. In 2019, Dow stocks - a group of 30 American blue-chip companies - have soared 13.9% as a group. We now find ourselves within striking distance of...

The 5 Best Vanguard Funds for Retirees

Vanguard, with more than $5 trillion in global assets under management, is the world's largest mutual fund provider - and for good reason. Vanguard funds pioneered index investing and, since its founding in the...

50 Top Stocks That Billionaires Love

Do you want to invest like real billionaires do? Most billionaires obviously have much more money to burn than the average investor. And they also have enough cash in the bank to wait things out should their...

Is the Stock Market Closed for Good Friday and...

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The 5 Best Marijuana Stocks (According to Wall...

Cannabis and marijuana stocks are an exciting industry right now. According to Cowen & Co.'s Vivien Azer - a pioneer in cannabis-stock analysis - U.S. marijuana sales are set to reach about $80 billion by 2030....

Is a Stock Market Correction in the Cards?

The Standard & Poor's 500-stock index rocketed more than 15% higher through mid-April. But it's telling that the lion's share of the gains came in the first two months. Stocks have moved higher since the start of...

The Cheapest Index Funds in the ETF Universe

Vanguard. Schwab. iShares. SPDR. All of these exchange-traded fund (ETF) giants undercut each other for years by putting out the cheapest index funds they could. All competed against each other in a so-called...

12 Bank Stocks That Wall Street Loves the Most

Bank earnings season kicked off Friday, April 12, with first-quarter reports from JPMorgan Chase (JPM) and Wells Fargo (WFC). As more reports roll in, investors will be keen to see what a pause in interest-rate...

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Hillbilly Elegy

Author: J.D. Vance Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers, 288 pages Subtitled "A Memoir of a Family...

The Big Short

Author: Michael Lewis Publisher: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc., 320 pages Dive into the financial...

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