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Today's Momo Momentum Stock To Watch: Electronic Arts (EA)
TheStreet.com
Technical analysts and traders frequently find that the factors referenced above tend to create a temporary burst of strong wind in a stock's sail. Nevertheless, all successful traders must excel at maximizing gains while keeping losses to an absolute ...

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Posted: November 21, 2014, 11:03 pm

USDCAD Downside Forex Momentum - Nov. 21, 2014
ForexMinute.com
Stochastic is confirming a potential drop, as the indicator is pointing down and reflecting a pickup in bearish forex momentum for the pair. This could lead to a break below the short-term consolidation around 1.1300 and a move until the 1.1200 major ...

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Posted: November 21, 2014, 12:44 pm

Indicator Signals This Momentum Stock Will Continue to Outperform
Nasdaq
Newton's First Law of Motion states, "An object at rest stays at rest, and an object in motion stays in motion with the same speed and in the same direction unless acted upon by an unbalanced force." This, of course, applies to physical objects, but ...

Posted: November 20, 2014, 11:44 pm

South China Morning Post (subscription)

Shanghai-Hong Kong stock link programme fails to sustain momentum
South China Morning Post (subscription)
Trading patterns on the second day of the Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect scheme suggest short-term investors, including hedge funds, are the early movers in the market tie-up. Hong Kong and international investors yesterday took up 4.85 billion yuan ...

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Posted: November 19, 2014, 4:34 pm

The Two-Step Momentum Reversal Trading Plan
DailyFX
Markets, like the rest of the world, are subject to the law of cause and effect. What many traders question is whether price is the cause or the effect? The concept of momentum divergence would show that price is indeed the effect and momentum, and to ...

Posted: November 15, 2014, 3:02 am

Today's Momo Momentum Stock To Watch: Regeneron Pharmaceuticals (REGN)
TheStreet.com
Technical analysts and traders frequently find that the factors referenced above tend to create a temporary burst of strong wind in a stock's sail. Nevertheless, all successful traders must excel at maximizing gains while keeping losses to an absolute ...

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Posted: November 11, 2014, 11:04 pm

Yahoo (YHOO) Is Today's Momo Momentum Stock
TheStreet.com
Technical analysts and traders frequently find that the factors referenced above tend to create a temporary burst of strong wind in a stock's sail. Nevertheless, all successful traders must excel at maximizing gains while keeping losses to an absolute ...

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Posted: November 10, 2014, 11:24 pm

4 Big Tech Stocks Ready to Breakout and Trade Higher
24/7 Wall St.
In an ever-increasing and pricey stock market, the key for investors seeking potential gains is to find stocks that have either lagged their peers or stalled despite positive data and earnings. Even with the fact that markets are hitting all-time highs ...

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Posted: November 10, 2014, 10:04 pm

How to Pinpoint Stocks' Momentum
Barron's
One of the most popular methods is evaluating the stocks' relative strength, which forms the basis for numerous momentum-trading strategies. After October's volatility, even buy-and-hold investors should be aware of how their stocks stack up against ...

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Posted: November 10, 2014, 10:00 am

Today's Momo Momentum Stock To Watch: Under Armour (UA)
TheStreet.com
Technical analysts and traders frequently find that the factors referenced above tend to create a temporary burst of strong wind in a stock's sail. Nevertheless, all successful traders must excel at maximizing gains while keeping losses to an absolute ...

Posted: November 8, 2014, 1:54 am

 

Stock Picks


Seth Klarman's Stock Picks Indicate an Interest in Oncology and Muscle Diseases
GuruFocus.com
We can thank Benjamin Graham for coming up with the value investing philosophy, which is when an investor buys a stock at less than the intrinsic value. Warren Buffett (Trades, Portfolio) also adopted this philosophy, but that's no surprise since he ...

Posted: November 20, 2014, 6:43 am

J.P. Morgan's 5 Top International Stock Picks
24/7 Wall St.
While the U.S. markets have absolutely been on fire, the terminally slow-growth European bourses have been miserable this year for the most part, lagging domestic markets by 22% in U.S. dollar-weighted terms. Even Germany's mighty DAX index is still ...

Posted: November 19, 2014, 9:43 pm

Restaurant Sales Rise: 3 Stock Picks - Analyst Blog
Nasdaq
After declining by 0.3% in September, retail sales rebounded in October. The increase in retail sales is attributable to two major reasons. Firstly, employment is rising steadily and has boosted consumer confidence. Additionally, plunging oil prices ...

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Posted: November 19, 2014, 2:23 am

Analyst's 5 Top Retail Stock Picks for the Holiday Shopping Season
24/7 Wall St.
It is almost hard to believe that the busy holiday season is right around the corner. With Thanksgiving falling very late this year, the actual shopping days between then and Christmas is five fewer than when the holiday fell early in 2012. For ...

Posted: November 18, 2014, 11:00 pm

7 Analyst Stock Picks Under $10 With Massive Upside Calls
24/7 Wall St.
The bull market is back in full swing and the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) and S&P 500 are effectively right at all-time highs again. Even during the October panic pullback, investors proved over and over that they would buy quality stocks that ...

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Posted: November 15, 2014, 10:22 pm

Jim Cramer's Top Stock Picks: GMCR HP LRCX ROST
TheStreet.com
Keurig Green Mountain (GMCR) : Shares of Keurig are already up big on the year and Cramer said he thinks there's a lot more to come. 1 of 4. Check Out Our Best Services for Investors. Action Alerts PLUS. Jim Cramer and Stephanie Link reveal their ...

Posted: November 15, 2014, 9:13 am

Value Investor's 5 Top Stock Picks: Synergy Resources, Bonanza Creek, and More
Barron's (blog)
Small company stocks, traditionally more volatile than larger companies, are having a particularly bumpy year. At one point this summer the index measuring small cap volatility hit a record 71% premium over the CBOE volatility index, or VIX. To ...

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Posted: November 15, 2014, 2:24 am

CNBC

Regis Philbin names his favorite stock picks
CNBC
Fresh from his hedge fund internship, famed talk show host Regis Philbin returned to the CNBC "Fast Money" set on Thursday to share his latest stock picks. "I've gotten involved with Alibaba," he said. "I bought it in its $80s. It hit $111 today ...

Posted: November 7, 2014, 8:01 am

Tech fund manager's top 3 stock picks
CNBC
Three dot-com stocks have plenty of upside ahead, Ken Allen of T. Rowe Price said Thursday. Atop his list is Amazon.com, whose stock sank last week after a worse-than-expected loss in its most recent quarter. "I think investors are pretty frustrated ...

Posted: October 31, 2014, 2:07 am

Two Dozen Prudent Speculator Stock Picks And A Bite Into Apple
Forbes
There are still a few days to go in the seasonally scary September/October time span, but nothing has changed in our oft-stated reasons for long-term optimism. In addition to the fact that many stocks remain in the red this year (the average stock in ...

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Posted: October 29, 2014, 1:25 am