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Legendary Investor Carl Icahn Suffers Rare Black Eye
Listen, bad investing mistakes happen to the very best of us. Even Warren Buffett stumbles from time to time. George Soros has made bad picks in the past. Regardless of ...
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Does it Make Sense for Google to Buy Paypal?
Ebay (NASDAQ:EBAY) is widely reported to be in the process of splitting itself into two. The company will be split based on its traditional auction business and its Paypal payment ...
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Stock Buyback Is a Lousy Stock Pick Indicator
One of the increasingly common metrics used by market analysts when recommending stocks or when picking stocks is whether the company in question is engaged in a buyback program or ...
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7 Unsung Stocks You Need To Know
While it is true that the US stock market is generally overbought, there are still some sections that are relatively undervalued or under-appreciated. Utilities and the energy sectors are the ...
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10 Alternatives To Technology Stocks
To say that technology stocks are overvalued is an understatement. You only need to look at the Nasdaq  500's recent crossing of the psychologically important 5000 point record mark to ...
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3 Reasons to Bet On Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) Against Twitter (NYSE:TWTR)
If you only have so much investment capital and want to invest in the social network tech space, keep the following match up between Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) and Twitter (NYSE:TWTR)  in ...
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Undervalued Stock of the Week: Take Two Interactive (NASDAQ:TTWO)
If you are looking for a potentially lucrative stock, you can play the growth stock game and look for stocks that have impressive EPS growth patterns. The problem with these ...
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EPS Projections Make Groupon (NASDAQ:GRPN) a Growth Company Buy
One of the most beat up stocks in the tech stock space is social buying company Groupon. From drama surrounding its former CEO to questions regarding the replicability of its ...
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Biotech Stock Recommendation: Oncolytics (NASDAQ:ONCY)
If you're looking to cash in on a fast-moving, highly volatile biotech stock, check out Oncolytics Biotech (OTC: ONCY). This company develops pharmaceutical products that treat a range of companion ...
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European Indices Rise Due to ECB Move
On Thursday, the ECB, or European Central Bank, announced that it would be embarking on a program of quantitative easing, the same monetary policy employed until very recently to combat ...