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Hot Medical Stocks To Own For 2018

Meet the New Medicare Card

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Express Scripts Holding Co. agreed to pay $3.6 billion to acquire closely held EviCore Healthcare, a company that preapproves scans and other costly medical tests for health plans.

The deal comes as Express Scripts, a pharmacy benefit manager (PBM), is....More>>>

Best Stocks To Invest In 2018

5 Uses for Life Insurance That Most People Haven’t Thought Of

Bernie Swain: Keys to Great Speeches and How Not to Bore Clients

10 Dumbest States for Financial Literacy: 2017

I can’t tell you how many times an owner-advisor client has come to me about an employee who is “not working out,” and most of the time they have already decided the employee just....More>>>

Best Medical Stocks To Watch For 2018

Linda Radach has had six hip replacement operations since 2006, three on each side. Osteoarthritis was the reason she needed surgery in the first place, but replacing her hips in some ways only worsened her troubles.

Following two of the procedures, the implanted metal socket didn’t integrate with the bone of her own hip socket and was loose, causing excruciating pain. Most recently,....More>>>

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Women’s March 2017, Image via StockSnap

Today (March 8) is International Women’s Day. It is also the day women across the country will not go to work, avoid shopping, and wear red, to give a small display of what the country would be like if women had fewer rights and were unable to contribute to our society. This is a continuation of the Women’s March that happened on....More>>>

Top Blue Chip Stocks For 2018

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A few weeks ago we discussed how you can make 12% annually, forever, from stocks. Now let’s apply those lessons to 2017, and highlight five that should do even better (17%+ returns) this year (and likely beyond).

Remember, projecting our returns from any given stock is simple. We simply add together the three ways it can pay us:

Its current dividend.

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Mid-Afternoon Market Update: Dow Up Over 200 Points; Ocean Power Technologies Shares Surge

Toward the end of trading Monday, the Dow traded up 1.13 percent to 20,779.88 while the NASDAQ climbed 1.21 percent to 5,982.27. The S&P also rose, gaining 1.15 percent to 2,375.61.

Leading and Lagging Sectors

Monday afternoon, the non-cyclical consumer goods & services sector proved to be a source of strength for the market. Leading the sector was strength from ....More>>>

Monday’s Biggest Winners and Losers in the S&P 500

Source: ThinkstockApril 24, 2017: The S&P 500 closed higher on the day, up 1.08% and 25.46 points to 2,374.15. Separately the DJIA closed up 1.05% on the day at 20,763.89, up approximately 216.13 points.

Overall Monday was an incredible day for the markets with all of the U.S. broad markets closing higher and the Nasdaq hitting a new all-time high. In terms of the sectors, everything....More>>>

Best Gold Stocks To Invest In 2017

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Top 10 Value Stocks To Own For 2017

Toshiba’s chairman is stepping down after the Japanese company reported a $6.3 billion writedown at its troubled U.S. nuclear business.

The massive hit dragged the struggling conglomerate to an estimated net loss of $4.4 billion for the nine months ending December 31, raising concerns about whether it can survive its latest financial woes.

Chairman Shigenori Shiga is resigning....More>>>

Medtronic: A Healthy, Painless Investment

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Please skip the intro if you have read my previous articles.

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>>>