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Top 10 Performing Stocks To Buy For 2019

What has been the top performing asset class so far in 2016?

Is it gold (NYSEARCA:GLD), oil (NYSEARCA:USO), or collectable French postage stamps?

If you said “coal,” you win the kewpie doll. In fact, the 19th century energy source is the best performing commodity of the year by a large margin.

Indeed, Van Eck Coal (NYSEARCA:KOL) has picked up an eye popping 130%....More>>>

Top 10 Clean Energy Stocks To Watch For 2018

Novanta (NOVT) operates in high-tech markets. The company designs, develops, manufactures, markets, and sells precision photonic and motion control components and subsystems to original equipment manufacturers in the medical equipment and advanced industrial technology markets worldwide.

The company operates in three segments: Photonics, Vision, and Precision Motion. It houses numerous businesses,....More>>>

Top 5 Heal Care Stocks To Own Right Now

Today’s volatility in the markets will likely have some investors on edge as Petroleo Brasileiro AKA Petrobras (NYSE:PBR) is reporting earnings after the bell today.

Earnings Bear case

The current price of oil at $47.25 is causing pressure in the markets, Petrobras needs oil in the $60s to really turn the balance sheet around.

I expect they will have mixed results as the....More>>>

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Heres something worth remembering: Forgetfulness is a normal part of getting older. So-called senior momentssuch as having trouble recalling an acquaintances name at a party, misplacing your keys and other small lapsesarent necessarily cause for concern. Some people start to recognize changes to their memory as early as their mid-50s. More will notice a change in their 60s. By the time theyre in....More>>>

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Last week, Canadas announced a suite of bills to legalize recreational marijuana use throughout Canada making good on a campaign promise. The pending legalization bills are widely expected to pass (the goal is to get the regulatory regime off the ground by July 1, 2018) with Abovethelaw.com having an article with the following good summary of the proposedrestrictions and standards:

The legal....More>>>

Better Buy: Check Point Software Technologies vs. FireEye Inc”

The WannaCry ransomware (a type of malicious software) has affected hundreds of thousands of computers and bank ATMs across 150 countries. The malware encrypts the files on a user’s system and then displays a message demanding ransom to decrypt the infected files.

Not surprisingly, the ransomware attack has pushed cybersecurity stocks higher. For instance, shares of FireEye....More>>>

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It’s always a bit tricky to determine for sure if a short squeeze is happening, where short-sellers frantically buy back shares as prices rise, pushing shares even higher in the process. There are some possible signs that OLED specialist Universal Display (NASDAQ:OLED) may be enjoying one as we speak, though.

The stock skyrocketed 20% on Friday after the company reported strong fourth-quarter....More>>>

Top 10 High Tech Stocks For 2017

The crowd piled into investment-grade bonds last week as economic worries triggered an exodus out of risky assets. Reviewing the major asset classes for the week just passed through an ETF lens reveals sharply divided results. The safe-haven trade generated handsome gains for several ETFs representing broad measures of the global fixed-income realm for the five trading days through Feb. 5. Even....More>>>

When Is A Cybersecurity Stock Overvalued?

Lately, there have been a lot of questions about the overvaluation of stocks in the cybersecurity space. I’ve had contributors who think the entire sector should be shorted. I mean, regardless of growth rate, ROIC or P/E, just short the entire sector and its glory.

Well, I understand the concern. Most of the hottest stocks in this sector have disappointed a lot of optimistic....More>>>

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Stocks finished in the red today, as the market apparently decided it need to take a breather.

Eric Thayer/Bloomberg News

The S&P 500 fell 0.4% to 2,165.17 today, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 77.80 points, or 0.4%, to 18,517.23. The Nasdaq Composite declined 0.3% to 5,073.90. The Dow’s drop ended its nine-day streak of new highs.

So is this....More>>>