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Top 10 Blue Chip Stocks To Own For 2018

Sometimes I discuss stocks which sit out of my comfort zone, simply because they have a few characteristics which could be of interest to any kind of investor but don’t necessarily fit my portfolio. For example a blue chip stock which has features of positive capital gains combined with interesting dividend. In this case I am talking about Accenture (NYSE:ACN). A little bit more than a year....More>>>

7 Dividend Aristocrats to Buy for Growth, Too

Dividend Aristocrats are an elite group of S&P 500 companies that have raised their payouts for a minimum of 25 consecutive years. To make it on to this list, you must operate your business efficiently over almost three decades — a feat that’s not easy for any company.

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Income investors love buying Dividend Aristocrats....More>>>

Can Luxfer Translate Its Skillset Into Real Results?

Leadership is a funny word – you can be the best at something, but if that “something” isn’t all that valuable, then it’s hard to make real money from that leadership. That’s my initial impression of Luxfer (NYSE:LXFR) as I do believe this company has a strong position in specialty metal and metal products (including magnesium alloys/powders, zirconium,....More>>>

Can Luxfer Translate Its Skillset Into Real Results?

Leadership is a funny word – you can be the best at something, but if that “something” isn’t all that valuable, then it’s hard to make real money from that leadership. That’s my initial impression of Luxfer (NYSE:LXFR) as I do believe this company has a strong position in specialty metal and metal products (including magnesium alloys/powders, zirconium,....More>>>

Best Insurance Stocks To Invest In Right Now

I signed up for a high-deductible insurance policy at my new job, but my employer offers a flexible spending account rather than a health savings account. I had an HSA with my previous employer. Can I keep my HSA if I want to contribute on my own and also contribute to the FSA?

SEE ALSO: FAQs About Health Savings Accounts

You generally cant contribute to both a health savings account....More>>>

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The dollar strengthened against major rivals on Thursday, sending the ICE U.S. dollar index to a two-month high, as yet another Federal Reserve official appeared to back a buck-boosting interest-rate hike sooner rather than later.

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Top 5 Gold Stocks To Own For 2017

William Patalon IIIAs I mentioned in a recent column that offered my latest “Gold Anomaly” research reports, your Private Briefing subscription entitles you to everything we produce – from the daily alerts and “weekenders” to the in-depth research reports that I like to bring you.

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Medtronic: A Healthy, Painless Investment

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It’s far better to buy a wonderful company at a fair price than a fair company at a wonderful price.”

– Warren Buffett

What is a wonderful company, and what is ‘quality’ from an investing....More>>>

Top Medical Stocks To Buy For 2017

Got a Yahoo account? Here’s what should be on your radar It’s official: Hearts can be hacked.

The FDA confirmed that St. Jude Medical’s implantable cardiac devices have vulnerabilities that could allow a hacker to access a device. Once in, they could deplete the battery or administer incorrect pacing or shocks, the FDA said on Monday.

The devices, like pacemakers....More>>>

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Is China the New U.S. for Tech?

A number of U.S. companies have benefited from China, but there’s also been some major companies that haven’t participated in China’s growth over the years too. Companies that first come to mind include Netflix (NFLX), Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOGL) (NASDAQ:GOOG) and Facebook (NASDAQ:FB), among others, (although it should be mentioned Netflix is....More>>>