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Top 5 Medical Stocks To Invest In Right Now

All four initial public offerings (IPOs) on last week’s calendar successfully reached the public market and combined to raise a total of $1.1 billion in new capital. Another high-tech firm and one medical device maker plan to test the market in the coming week.

First a recap. Enterprise software maker MuleSoft Inc. (NYSE: MULE) raised $221 million pricing above its expected range at....More>>>

Top Gold Stocks To Own For 2018

Big U.S. banks like Morgan Stanley (MS), Goldman Sachs (GS), Citigroup (C) and Bank of America (BAC) have completed their Comprehensive Capital Analysis and Review, or CCAR, submissions and now investors will wait to see how much capital the Fed allows them to return to shareholders. Credit Suisse analyst Susan Roth Katzke and team offer their thoughts:

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Just a few weeks ago, on Feb. 14, U.S. Federal Reserve fund futures were only assigning a 13% chance of a March interest rate increase, reported MorningStar.com.

But that probability has since done an about-face.

Fed funds futures are currently pricing in a 95% probability of a rate hike this month, even if this Friday’s payrolls report comes in a bit softer than expected.

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IRS Issues Excise Tax Relief Related to DOL Fiduciary Rule

Wells Fargo has reached a $110 million settlement with its bank clients tied to as many as 2 million fake accounts. This news comes about six months after the bank agreed to pay $185 million in fines and penalties....More>>>

Top 5 Warren Buffett Stocks To Watch For 2017

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE:BRK.A) is an American conglomerate with investments in a variety of businesses from American Express to Coca-Cola. It reported Q3 earnings last week, which were in line with analysts expectations, as the group revealed a 7% increase in operating profit compared to the same period last year.

Althoughthe group revealed mixed performance from its various subsidiaries,....More>>>

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Humana (HUM) soared to the top of the S&P 500 today after the Republican Congress put forward a plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act.

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Humana gained 2.4% to $217.76 today, while the S&P 500 dropped 0.3% to 2,368.38.

Why was Humana the best performing stock in the S&P 500? Beats the heck out of me, since what a final....More>>>

The 4 Best Dividend Stocks in Apparel”

The apparel industry has become a minefield in recent years due to declining mall traffic, fickle consumer tastes, and tougher competition from e-tailers and fast fashion retailers like H&M. The SPDR S&P Retail ETF (NYSEMKT:XRT) — which is heavily weighted toward apparel stocks — has fallen 11% over the past 12 months, compared to the S&P 500’s 15% gain.

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The Limited's Last Act Is Good News for Competition”

Last week, women’s clothing retailer The Limited announced it was closing down all of its stores. It’s yet another casualty in the war on shopping malls and highlights the further transition of clothing retail to “fast fashion” and online formatting. It has been an ominous year for brick-and-mortar stores, but another one down could be good news for the survivors.

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Best Energy Stocks To Own Right Now

On Tuesday, Chenier Energy, Inc. (NYSEMKT:LNG) (“LNG” or “Cheniere”) filed a Form 8-K and Form 424B7 announcing that certain shareholders were selling LNG stock to the public. The stock sale stems from LNG’s recent acquisition of additional shares in its subsidiary Cheniere Energy Partners LP Holdings, LLC (NYSEMKT:CQH) (“CQH”), and any weakness in LNG’s....More>>>