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EBAY, FB, GM, CAT, GOOG Earnings Buzz in Stock Market News Today

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In stock market news today, April 23, 2015, U.S. stock futures forecasted a 21-point decline from Wednesday's close.

The DJIA slid 60 points as corporate earnings continue to show the effects of a strong U.S. dollar. The dollar has surged more than 9% year to date and punished companies with a broad international focus and reliance on overseas sales. The Nasdaq moved 19 points higher on news of a proposed biotech merger.

Here's what's in focus today as earnings reports continue to roll in...

19 Investment Opportunities to Profit from Tech, China, and the U.S. Dollar

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Every day, your team of experts at Money Morning brings you the best investment opportunities in a range of sectors. And each week, we round up all our recent picks in one concise list.

Last week we shared two "Market Disruptors" that deliver high yield and capital appreciation, a transformational company currently trading at a big discount, two ways to invest in China, and much more.

Get our full list of the best stocks to buy now...

The Dollar's Move Is More Dangerous than You Think

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With earnings season here, what's lost in the "oohing and aahing" over the incoming results is a reasoned look at what's influencing the dollar's move and, more importantly, the effect it will have on our wallets, if not today, certainly down the road.

Earnings and corporate reports are a long game, and that game is in the early innings. Investors need to understand the reasons behind the strength in the dollar, why it is likely to persist, and how we need to prepare...

This Small-Cap ETF Will Capture the Growth in China's Middle Class

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The best way to invest in China is changing, and this small-cap ETF will give investors an opportunity to capitalize on this fundamental shift in the Red Dragon's economy.

In the last decade, growth came from capital spending. This benefitted the large state-owned enterprises (SOES). But the Chinese economy is changing focus.

No longer will it be the large enterprises carrying the torch in the so-called Chinese economic miracle, and that's where this small-cap ETF comes in...

Why Gilead (Nasdaq: GILD) Is Still A Biotech Stock to Buy

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Gilead Sciences Inc. (Nasdaq: GILD) is facing criticism again this week for its highly priced Hepatitis C drug Sovaldi. The drug costs $1,000 per pill.

According to The Wall Street Journal, many states have restricted access to the drug, leaving some patients unable to afford the treatment.

But despite the criticism, Gilead (Nasdaq: GILD) stock remains one of the best biotech stocks to buy today. Here's why...

Best Stocks to Invest in Now: 9 Picks in Tech, Cybersecurity, and Biotech

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Your team of experts here at Money Morning bring you the best stocks to invest in now in every sector, every day. Each week, we round up all our recent picks in one concise list.

Last week's picks include a corporate spin-off that lets you profit from the lucrative payments industry, an iconic blue chip tech stock that's currently trading at a discount, and much more.

Here's our latest list of the best stocks to buy now...

Wells Fargo Stock Price Has Nowhere to Go but Down

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In March 2009, when the Wells Fargo stock price traded at $7.21 a share, that was the time to buy.

But right now, Wells Fargo & Co. (NYSE: WFC) is trading at close to $55. From its lows near the tail-end of the recession, to the highs reached just this month, the Wells Fargo stock price is up almost 700%.

This won't happen again. And what's more, there are new pressures arising in the lending game to further hit the Wells Fargo stock price...

How to Buy a 100% Gain on the Dollar… for Just $0.50

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Recently, some new neighbors moved in just down the street, and with new neighbors come changes.

The most apparent changes always happen outside of the house, and within a few months the house transformed as a pool, a patio, and even a sunroom became (welcome) additions. Indeed, so much changed that the neighbors around us started to talk.

You see, most people don't like change - but I welcome it.

Indeed, as traders, we actually need change in order to find a potential to profit.

And in the case of my new neighbors, changes led me to an opportunity to double up on an investment in the world's most important currency...

What Stocks to Buy Today: 7 Picks in Tech, Robotics, and Biotech

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If you're wondering what stocks to buy today, you've come to the right place.

Every day our experts deliver the best stocks to buy across a range of sectors. Then each week we collect the latest recommendations in one roundup, in case you missed any.

Our latest list includes a biotech firm with a game-changing weight loss drug, the best way to profit from a $15 billion subsector of automotive tech, and much more...

Strong-Dollar Stocks to Buy While the Greenback Is King

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Not all U.S. companies have been hurt by the dollar's year-long rally. Companies that share one key trait - let's call them strong-dollar stocks - are thriving.

Many multinational companies have seen the strong U.S. dollar eat into their earnings over the past few quarters. But we'll hear a different story from the strong-dollar stocks. This group of companies has little or no exposure to foreign markets.

And the factors feeding the strong dollar won't change any time soon.

That means these strong-dollar stocks are good bets for the foreseeable future...

General Electric (NYSE: GE) Stock Looks Good After GE Capital Deal

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General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) stock is up 9% today (Friday), after the company announced it will be selling most of its GE Capital assets, which total $500 billion.

The news sent GE shares to a new 52-week high of $28.

We alerted investors to the profit potential of GE stock last month, and the stock remains one of our favorite blue-chip stocks to buy and hold in 2015...

In fact, there are three major reasons why GE stock is more attractive following today's move...

This Little-Known Industry Is Producing the Fastest-Growing Stocks

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Money Morning’s Chief Investment Strategist Keith Fitz-Gerald first told his readers about the incredible profit opportunity in the human augmentation market in October 2014.

Since then, it has provided some of the fastest-growing stocks on the market. And Fitz-Gerald sees the run continuing for years.

“No matter how many times I review the data or I rearrange the puzzle, this is THE trend of the next decade,” Fitz-Gerald said.

And now, the mainstream media is finally catching up with Fitz-Gerald’s predictions…

The Best Cheap Stocks to Invest in Now with Breakout Potential

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The biotech industry is offering some of the best cheap stocks to invest in now.

You see, biotech stocks have faltered in the last two weeks. Since March 20, the Nasdaq Biotechnology Index has dipped nearly 7%.

But this isn't a time to sell. We're adding to our biotech stock positions now. Here are the best cheap stocks to invest in today...

The 3 Best Blue-Chip Stocks to Buy in Today's Volatile Market

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The stock market has been extremely volatile in 2015.

From Jan. 22 to Jan. 30, the Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped 4.1%. Over the next month, it climbed 6.5% through March 2. The DJIA dropped another 3.8% by April 1.

That's why it's a good time to look at the best blue-chip stocks to buy today.

Our stock market predictions show 2015's volatility continuing into Q2. So consider adding one of these three blue-chip stocks to your portfolio today...

EKSO Stock Joins Our 2015 Top Performers

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It was only a matter of time before Ekso Bionics Holdings Inc. (OTCBB: EKSO) stock broke into the Money Morning "2015 Top Stocks to Invest In" list.

On the year, EKSO stock is up 53.7%. Money Morning Chief Investment Strategist Keith Fitz-Gerald said that EKSO stock is one of his favorite companies right now because it taps into a dynamic market trend.

And now is a perfect time to get a piece of this stock that Fitz-Gerald expects should shoot up nearly 1,000% in five years...

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