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Landmark: A Pair of Preferreds

MARKETS Tickers: LMRK

The Dow Jones Utility Average yields less than 3.3 percent, a level usually seen when the market is closer to a top than a bottom, cautions Roger…

Navient: Educated Play on Student Loans

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We last bought Navient Corp. (NAVI), the nation’s largest student loan servicer, in January 2016, recalls buyback specialist David Fried,…

A Look at Loews

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Loews Corp. (L) has finally made a long-awaited new acquisition, spending $1.2 billion of its $5 billion cash hoard to buy Consolidated Container…

Top Trades from the Aden Sisters

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Investors are optimistic. Even though some of the initial excitement has worn off, investors are still feeling good about Trump’s promises, which…

Stack on Stocks

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While confidence is critical for a healthy economy, bullish media headlines point to an underlying risk: frothy expectations!

Upside Stocks

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One of our favorite screens looks for short-squeeze candidates. Short sellers sell borrowed shares in hopes of buying the shares back at a lower…

Option Strategist

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The stock market has finally broken a support level, in terms of the Standard & Poors 500 Index ($SPX). When $SPX traded below 2350 on Tuesday,…

Dividend Detective

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Most preferred stocks can be called (redeemed) five years after the issue date. But the latest pick that we’re adding to Preferreds Stocks can’t…

Investing without Borders

MARKETS Tickers: EWW

American stocks are running so high, it might be time to send some money south. Mexican stocks have gained quite a bit of ground since their own…

Three Plays on March Madness

MARKETS Tickers: BWLD, CBS, NKE

As March Madness sweeps the nation. Here are three companies that traditionally benefit greatly from the big business of March Madness, and whose…