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The 9 Best Stocks to Buy on the Dip

Don’t look now, but the S&P 500 is having its third-best year in the past decade, which is amazing when you consider we’ll be entering the tenth year of the bull market in March. It’s a big indication the 2008 financial crisis is clearly in the rearview mirror, making it very difficult to find cheap stocks to buy. 

With the S&P 500 up 16% year-to-date, it’s....More>>>

Top Biotech Stocks To Invest In 2018

The technicians love the biotech sector–and the iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology ETF (IBB)–today. Earlier today, we discussed Cornerstone Macro’s Carter Worth, who predicts big upside for the health-care sector generally, and some biotech stocks specifically, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals (REGN) and Amgen (AMGN) among them. Now, the folks at Bespoke Investment Group have published their....More>>>

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The day started out strong, but as time passed, the bullishness faded and the bears dug in. By the time the closing bell rang, the S&P 500 had slipped into the red, closing down 0.17% at 2338.17. Still, that wasn’t enough to drag the index under its key support level of 2,329.

It was much worse for some names though. Namely, Diana Shipping Inc. (NYSE:DSX), Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD)....More>>>

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Both NVIDIA (NASDAQ:NVDA) and AstraZeneca (NYSE:AZN) have gained over 10% in price in the past week. NVIDIA was up due to a positive earnings beat with growth in artificial intellegence. AstraZeneca saw progress on the drug Imfinzi which is set to battle lung cancer, among other potential growth in drug pipeline research. Investors should be excited as both companies continue to execute going forward.

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Tesla is down nearly 20% in the past 2 weeks. (Photo credit should read KARIM SAHIB/AFP/Getty Images)

Yesterday, Tesla closed at $308, down almost 20% in just 2 weeks. Sharp drops like this often scare lots of people out of the stock. But one of our top managers, Gorden Lam, is not selling. The best defense against making a bad decision is to take the emotion out of it. 

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Talk about a letdown.

Friday’s monthly jobs report was a big whiff, raising questions about the health of the economy and causing investors to re-think odds of a summer interest rate hike.

The U.S. economy created just 38,000 jobs in May, the government said Friday in its....More>>>

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GENEVA — In the continuing quest to create a more powerful supercar, Ferrari says it’s done it again.

This time, it’s the appropriately named 812 Superfast, which arrives in conjunction with Ferrari’s 70th anniversary.

Its 6.5-liter V-12 engine will produce about 790 horsepower, which the brand promises will deliver “thrilling top-end performance,”....More>>>

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Precious metals are making a move…   Gold and silver both bottomed the day after the U.S. Federal Open Market Committee raised rates in mid-December. And they've climbed higher ever since…   This week, both metals hit three-month highs. Gold traded as high as $1,264 per ounce and silver traded up to $18.48 per ounce.   And as I'll explain in today's essay,....More>>>

Instant Analysis: Genuine Parts Company Gives a Small Boost to Auto Parts Stocks”

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Genuine Parts Company (NYSE:GPC), owner of NAPA Auto Parts, became the first of the major auto parts companies to report earnings and sales for its first-quarter period ending on March 21.

The key issue to focus on is automotive group comparable sales, which can be seen in the chart below. I’ve also included the most directly applicable sales numbers for its peers,O’Reilly....More>>>