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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 Value Stocks For 2018

While the end of the trading week was an up-and-down ride, once again the stock market hit new all-time highs as investors rushed in to buy shares. While the Trump rally has had an exceptional run since the election, it looks to be extended and getting a little tired. One thing is becoming evident, insiders are selling gigantic amounts of stock each and every week, and as long as we stay at these....More>>>

CEO Harrison Makes His Debut

Hunter Harrison is a hero in the railroad industry, a folk legend if you will, when it comes to turning around rail companies. He successfully turned around Canadian Pacific Railway (NYSE:CP) before jumping ship early to partner with activist investor Mantle Ridge to take on CSX (NYSE:CSX). After a bit of back and forth, CSX caved and appointed Harrison as CEO for the next four years. CSX....More>>>

Top 10 Gold Stocks For 2017

The Earnings Surprise Isn’t That Exciting

McDonald’s investors (NYSE:MCD) are celebrating a Trump victory that will usher in an administration far more friendly to businesses. A Republican government may do its part in avoiding things like the golden arch being liable for independent contractor violations or in voiding the penalties faced by employers under the Obamacare mandates.....More>>>

Railroad Industry Continues To Shine Bright As Transports Waver

Source: Google Images

I recently provided a brief overview on the challenges facing the trucking industry. For railroads, the big news for the year has been Hunter Harrison’s new management role at CSX Corp. (NYSE:CSX). Trade-related volatility, driven by political rhetoric, has impacted Canadian rails as well as Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU).

Aside from....More>>>

Railroad Industry Continues To Shine Bright As Transports Waver

Source: Google Images

I recently provided a brief overview on the challenges facing the trucking industry. For railroads, the big news for the year has been Hunter Harrison’s new management role at CSX Corp. (NYSE:CSX). Trade-related volatility, driven by political rhetoric, has impacted Canadian rails as well as Kansas City Southern (NYSE:KSU).

Aside from....More>>>

Best Medical Stocks To Invest In 2017

This Top Pick for 2017 may very well have the best and broadest early-stage oncology pipeline with 12 drug development candidates, suggests Jay Silverman, editor The Medical Technology Stock Letter.

Incyte (INCY) is poised for a strong performance in 2017 that will be driven by three major catalysts.

The first is that the firm’s drug Jakafi will continue to be a compelling....More>>>

Hot Value Stocks To Own For 2017

The comparison between Snap (NYSE:SNAP) and Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) is inevitable. Snap went public this past Thursday, and the stock has been up 65% from the IPO price of $17/share in a matter of days. Meanwhile, the Menlo Park company went public in May 2012 and, unlike Snap, its IPO (priced at $38/share) struggled to gain traction in the early days. FB’s shares lost about half their market....More>>>

Best Biotech Stocks To Invest In 2017

Prior to the recent elections, most investors were avoiding biotech stocks like the plague. Subsequent to the elections, biotech stocks streamed upwards. The NASDAQ Biotech Index rose 11%, while the S&P Biotech Index went up 18%.

Analysts believe the upward trend represents a collective sigh of relief on the part of the healthcare industry, which was concerned about extensive drug legislation....More>>>