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The 10 Best Dividend Stocks in the Dow Jones Industrial Average
Investors currently have a chance to pick up some of the best dividend stocks by looking at those in the Dow Jones Industrial Average.
The 10 dividend stocks listed below are among the best in the Dow. They all offer modest valuations and hearty yields, as well as the potential for capital appreciation based on forward earnings estimates.Take a look...
These Penny Stocks to Watch Show Profit Potential in Three Diverse Sectors
Penny stocks across a variety of sectors have logged impressive gains year to date – but there have also been a few penny stock fiascos.
Many penny stocks are legitimate companies that generate revenue and have healthy prospects. The key is finding those engaged in niche businesses offering a product that will serve many.And the following three hot penny stocks to watch deliver just that…
Stock Market Today Readies Itself for Alibaba (NYSE:BABA) IPO
Stock market today, September 2, 2014: U.S. markets closed on Friday in the black. The S&P 500 sustained its gains last week, finishing the day above the vaunted 2,000 level. With U.S. markets closed on Monday in observance of Labor Day, investors will look forward to a heavy week of economic data, including the all-important August jobs report.Here’s what you should know to make your Tuesday profitable:
The Only Way to Fix the Broken U.S. Free Market Economy
There's a reason America is floundering economically. There's a reason for the ever-widening divide between the "haves" and the "have-nots" in the United States.
Our country is no longer a free market, capitalist republic.
America has devolved into a socialist plutocracy as a result of the "financialization" of the economy.
Wealthy financial alchemists with the backing of paid-for White House administrations and Congressional lap-dogs engineer and manage the U.S. economy.
They also manage the public's access to money and credit for their speculative benefit when they win, and to taxpayers' detriment when they lose.
There's only one way out of this downward spiral…
Short Selling Will Plague Retailers Who Fall into These Traps
This past week and a half saw all of The Big Three teen clothing retailers post a second consecutive quarter of year-over-year losses, further fueling the short selling spree on these specialty apparel retailers.
Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (NYSE: ANF), American Eagle Outfitters (NYSE: AEO), and Aeropostale Inc. (NYSE: ARO) have been suffering blows to their top line since the tail end of the recession, fueling short-selling activity that has further threatened these companies' stocks.Here’s why they are struggling, and how to identify a prime retail short sale candidate.
Is the Stock Market Closed on Labor Day?
For those investors out there wondering, "Is the stock market closed on Labor Day," here's the answer.We also explain what Labor Day is, how it came about, and its effect on the New York Stock Exchange…
Tesla (Nasdaq: TSLA) Stock Smashes All-Time High Today on Massive China Deal
Tesla Motors Inc. (Nasdaq: TSLA) stock hit an all-time high of $272 today, after the company signed a deal with China's second-largest mobile phone company to build 400 charging stations in 120 Chinese cities.
The partnership with China United Network Communications Corp. sent the Tesla stock price up more than 3% from yesterday's closing price of $263.86.But that’s just the start of TSLA’s run. Here’s how much higher the Tesla stock price is going…
Apple Stock to Reach a $1 Trillion Market Cap by 2018
Apple Inc. (Nasdaq: AAPL) is on track to become America's first $1 trillion company by 2018.
ApplStep by step, this is how AAPL stock will reach this milestone…
The Alibaba IPO Date Is Less Than Three Weeks Away – and You Can Start Profiting Now
According to multiple media reports, the Alibaba IPO date is less than three weeks away.
Both Bloomberg and Fox, citing unnamed sources, reported earlier this month that Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA) will begin the "roadshow" portion of its IPO shortly after Labor Day.Here’s the date to mark on your calendar, and how you can start profiting from this deal today…