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The Two Investing Mistakes to Avoid at all Costs

Two distinct groups of investors have emerged since the U.S. stock market rally began in early March. Initially overly cautious and smug in their desire to protect themselves, the first group of investors were convinced the rally was going to sputter and stall. It hasn't, and 57% later these investors now believe they're getting left […]

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The Five Stocks to Watch This Week

The earnings season beginning today (Tuesday) is shaping up to be an important one, as it could have a significant impact on a struggling stock market rally. Since the stock market rally reached a pinnacle nearly two weeks ago, the Dow Jones Industrial Average has lost about 3.3% while the Standard & Poor's 500 Index […]

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How This "Good Deal Indicator" Can Uncover Bargain Stocks

For investors who fear that the markets have soared too far too fast, the thought that some stocks may still be cheap is hard to imagine – especially when it comes to China. Here's one way to separate the cash from the trash. I call it the "good-deal number," or the "good-deal indicator." And for […]

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Research In Motion Shares Nosedive After Missed Sales, Earnings

Shares of BlackBerry maker Research In Motion Ltd. (Nasdaq: RIMM) plummeted in after hours trading yesterday (Thursday) after the company missed Wall Street’s earnings and sales expectations. For its second quarter ended August 29, RIM reported net income of $475.6 million, or 83 cents per share on revenue of $3.53 billion. That compares to a net […]

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High-Quality Stocks Ready to Take the Lead in the U.S. Market

With the major U.S. stock market indices trading at recent highs, there is new evidence that the most recent phase of the advance was fueled by the lowest-quality stocks. But now it looks like higher-quality companies may be ready to take the lead: These shares will emerge from their slumber, causing the Standard & Poor’s […]

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U.S. Stocks: Winning Streak is Over, But Bull Market Continues

The winning streak is over. But the outlook for stocks remains upbeat. U.S. stocks on Friday suffered their first setback after six straight days of gains, but the damage wasn't severe. No news appeared to precipitate the decline, so chalk it up to light profit-taking. In the Friday session, the Dow Jones Industrial Average lost […]

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Airbus Deal Shows Investors That China Profits Are Cleared For Takeoff

By Keith Fitz-Gerald Investment Director Money Morning/The Money Map Report Individual investors who still hold any doubts about Mainland China's future growth potential should take a long hard look at Airbus SAS, the Pan-European commercial airliner maker that is now building airplanes in that country. When Airbus recently announced the delivery of its first China-built […]

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