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Top 10 Blue Chip Stocks To Watch For 2018

This is part of a series of stories that comprise TheStreet’s Blue Chip Studio, which will illuminate issues related to corporate board performance, activism, dealmakers and personalities revealed by analysis of data generated by BoardEx, a business unit of TheStreet.

BlackRock (BLK), the world’s largest asset manager, said it will be putting pressure on companies to address boardroom....More>>>

Top Safest Stocks For 2018

There’s been a lot of talk over the past few months about where Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) may or may not expand its manufacturing footprint. President Trump would naturally like it if Apple brought some manufacturing jobs back home, despite the massive cost increases that would come along with such a move. But Apple has long faced challenges with expanding sales in India in part due to a government....More>>>

Augmented Reality: An Investor’s Guide

Augmented Reality (or AR) is a new technology that is receiving a lot of attention. This article will detail the technology and highlight some of the implications for the investor.

Alphabet, Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) (NASDAQ:GOOGL) has its new Lens technology that will literally understand what you are pointing your smartphone camera at, and display relevant information. [More here]

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Nasdaq, S&P 500 Close at All-Time Highs

U.S. equities gapped higher at the open on Thursday, lifting the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite to new record highs.

There was no specific catalysts for the rally. If anything, headwinds were in play as OPEC’s nine-month extension of last year’s production cap disappointed expectations for a deeper reduction in output and Wednesday’s Federal Reserve meeting minutes....More>>>

HP, Costco, Lowe’s and More Companies Reporting Earnings This Week

24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of a few major companies scheduled to report their quarterly results this coming week. The broad markets have pulled back slightly from their all-time highs, including the Nasdaq. In fact, this past week saw the worst trading day of 2017. A strong earnings showing from these stocks could help the markets return to their highs.

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Apptio: Opportunity In The ‘Dilbertization’ Of The Cloud

Source: dilbert.com

Bear with me on a little march through recent technology eras. I have been employed or started up technology companies since the days of the mainframe. One could argue the golden age of mainframe computing was the original cloud, where computational heavy lifting was done at a central data center and served up on a local device.

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For investors who may wish to make a more speculative investment, I have a company that could profit handsomely from one of President Trump’s biggest promises: to build a wall between the US and Mexico, notes Jim Powell, editor of Global Changes & Opportunities Report.

Magal Security Systems (MAGS) is an Israeli company whose stock trades in the US. The company specializes....More>>>

Apptio: Opportunity In The ‘Dilbertization’ Of The Cloud

Source: dilbert.com

Bear with me on a little march through recent technology eras. I have been employed or started up technology companies since the days of the mainframe. One could argue the golden age of mainframe computing was the original cloud, where computational heavy lifting was done at a central data center and served up on a local device.

One of my startups....More>>>

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Trying to figure out exactly when the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates might be like trying to predict when the next major terrorist attack will occur. I am not really equating the two, just pointing out that both scenarios can be difficult to predict. You could rationalize that the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates in December, after the U.S. Presidential election. However, it....More>>>

Top Low Price Stocks For 2017

The financial sector has performed terribly this year, and the SPDR S&P Bank ETF (KBE) has performed even worse. Now, Cornerstone Macro’s Carter Worth offers 20 beaten down stocks for a financial sector catch-up trade, including Bank of America (BAC), Citigroup (C), Morgan Stanley (MS), and Wells Fargo (WFC). He explains why:

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