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Mid-Afternoon Market Update: GNC Gains On Upbeat Earnings; Barracuda Shares Drop

Toward the end of trading Tuesday, the Dow traded down 0.63 percent to 20,506.40 while the NASDAQ declined 0.25 percent to 5,842.16. The S&P also fell, dropping 0.36 percent to 2,340.64.

Leading and Lagging Sectors

Tuesday afternoon, the non-cyclical consumer goods & services sector proved to be a source of strength for the market. Leading the sector was strength....More>>>

Top 10 Value Stocks To Watch Right Now

Snap Inc’s recent IPO gives us a golden opportunity to examine the tenets of value investing. To much fanfare, Snapchat (as I’ll refer to the company in the rest of this article) went public last week. During its first week of trading it jumped to a high of $28.84 and today is trading around $25 a share. That gives Snapchat a valuation of about $32 billion. (Update: Between writing this....More>>>

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Asset Managers Struggle With Outflows, Fee Compression

Buffetts 8 Nuggets of Investing Advice: Berkshire Shareholder Letter 2017

Ron Rhoades: DOL Fiduciary Rule Is as Good as Dead (for Now)

What constitutes “personal use” for purposes of determining whether the expenses of a vacation rental home are deductible?

“Personal use” includes:

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DELAFIELD, Wis. (Stockpickr) — Short-sellers hate being caught short a stock that reports a blowout quarter. When this happens, we often see a tradable short squeeze develop as the bears rush to cover their positions to avoid big losses. Even the best short-sellers know that it’s never a great idea to stay short once a bullish earnings report sparks a big short-covering rally.

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Top 5 Blue Chip Stocks To Buy For 2017

Retirement investing is not what it used to be. In the old days, one could just invest in the safe stocks to buy, in blue chips, in a nice ladder of bonds, and do just fine.

Alas, the market has significantly changed. Much of this is due to the historically low interest rates weve had.

The problem with the Federal Reserves attempt to goose the economy is that it killed bond yields,....More>>>