Best stocks to buy for the week ending Nov. 29, 2013: Last week's Thanksgiving holiday may have made for an abbreviated week, but there was no shortage of market-moving news.
While the Dow Jones Industrial Average and S&P 500 closed Black Friday modestly in the red, both continued an eight-week winning streak and are up 22.8% and 26.6% respectively year to date.
The Dow has set 44 all-time highs this year and is up 146% since the market lows of March 2009. The Nasdaq topped 4,000 last week for the first time in 13 years and is up 34.5% since January.To continue reading, plase click here...
This "Defense" Stock Is Seriously Outgunning the Market
As a longtime tech analyst and investor, I've learned that tracking unstoppable trends is a great way to make money.
For instance, the mobile wave is moving so fast it's turning small-cap companies into financial juggernauts, seemingly overnight.
The same thing is happening with cloud computing. Simply put, there's a stampede of firms that want to host their data and applications on the web - and are willing to pay top dollar for those services.
But, strictly speaking, not every big-gain opportunity is a true high-tech trend.
That's why I always keep a sharp eye out for new investing opportunities that are in related areas.
The mid-cap company I'm recommending today, for example, is a leader in what I call personal defense technology.And it's about to "outgun" the market - big time...
Investing in Water Stocks: Get Your Share of a $20 Trillion Market
The global water industry is already a $500 billion a year business - and it's headed to $20 trillion by 2025.
That's 3,900% growth in 12 years, headed for an amount bigger than the $17 trillion U.S. economy.
The reason for this explosive growth?That's a market even bigger than the $17 trillion U.S. economy...
One Huge Reason for Investing in Tech Stocks Today
A number of tech companies have seen their stock prices soar in 2013, despite that earnings lag far behind. That has left some investors wondering if investing in tech stocks is a losing move to make now. To watch the video, please click here...
Stocks to Buy Now: The Next Members of Tech's "Thousand-Dollar Club"
Using the five rules we created to identify the biggest-potential stocks, we told you how the Mountain View, Calif.-based tech innovator was continuing to position itself as a company that will continue to create wealth for its stockholders.
Not long after, several folks wrote in to say that Google's $885 share price made the stock too pricey for them to own.Here are five that have an excellent chance...
Stocks to Buy Now: Two New Turnaround Plays
One of the most lucrative, if challenging, endeavors in the stock market is searching for stocks to buy that have fallen but are ready to take off to new highs.
The good news: It can be done - and deliver returns like you've never seen.
I like to call them "turnaround stocks."
The typical turnaround stock has stumbled badly, with the share price punished severely for overblown media mishaps or trouble in the sector.
That's why finding turnaround stocks to buy is not for everybody. These stocks can be volatile in the short run.To continue reading, please click here...
Dividend Stocks to Watch: These Telecoms Are Part of a Trap
Investors looking for more income are pouring money into these pricey equities that are hitting our "stocks to watch" list now...
You see, both institutional and individual investors have moved out of the risk curve over the past few years to find the strongest income sources. They've explored everything from low-risk bonds to bank savings instruments.
Individual investors in particular have found it challenging to navigate the unfamiliar waters of dividend stocks.
They have rushed to invest their hard-earned dollars into familiar names that paid decent dividends, including electric utility stocks, telecom stocks, pharmaceutical companies, and large oil companies.Read more...
2 Key "Turnaround" Stocks to Buy Now
One of the best ways to make money in the stock market is to spot stocks to buy with high growth potential before Wall Street and the big investment firms recognize these budding winners.
One way to do that is to shop for companies that have been losing money but are showing signs of profitability - "turnaround" stocks, I like to call them.
The ideal turnaround stocks will surprise to the upside and return long-term profits.Read more...
The Best Stock Under $10?
Editor's Note: Bill recommended this little security firm to his Private Briefing readers back in June, when shares traded for $6.10. They closed above $9 a share last week, but Bill thinks there's still a ton of upside here. And thanks to some analyst-induced selling yesterday, you can buy all this growth potential at an even better price...
Since we recommended Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc. (Nasdaq: KTOS)back on June 6, the stock has soared nearly 40%.
And we believe there's more to come.And wait until you see all the new business this $475 million small cap is landing...