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Why Coach Has Been a Fashionable Buy

If you follow luxury retail companies, a search for commentary that bashes Coach  and praises Michael Kors Holdings Ltd takes just a few...

These 3 Tech Stocks are Plunging

The Dow Jones Industrial Average was down just five points as of 11:30 a.m. EDT. IBM was the index's worst performer, falling...

Why Zogenix, ImmunoGen, and voxeljet Are Today's 3 Best Stocks

If you haven't noticed, earnings season is starting to kick into full swing, and investors apparently like what they're seeing thus far, with...

Why ImmunoGen Inc. Shares Took Flight

Although we don't believe in timing the market or panicking over market movements, we do like to keep an eye on big changes -- just in...

How Downspacing Is Giving the Bakken Boom Longer Legs

Some analysts see Bakken production peaking sometime soon, then slowly trailing off after most of the Middle Bakken benches are tapped into....

Why Shares of Pep Boys Fell

Although we don't believe in timing the market or panicking over market movements, we do like to keep an eye on big changes -- just in...

Yahoo! Inc. Shares Soar As Core Revenues Return to Growth


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Online content portal Yahoo! just reported first-quarter results alongside a slide deck with financial...

Is Best Buy Still the Best Choice for Both Consumers and Investors?


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Although Best Buy is still the largest multi-channel consumer electronics retailer in the world, it isn't...

3 Takeaways From Citigroup's Earnings

Citigroup reported better-than-expected earnings and revenue on Monday, handily beating analysts' estimates. This was very welcome...

Here's Why ExxonMobil Corporation and Chevron Corporation Have Better Days Ahead

It's a tough time for the integrated super-majors like ExxonMobil and Chevron , whose profits were walloped last year due to a horrible...

Alcoa Earnings Surge Despite Aluminum's Weakness

Aluminum giant Alcoa released its first-quarter results today after the closing bell. The company reported a net loss of $178 million, or...

Michael Kors Offers Abundant Upside Potential

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is one of the most explosive growth stories in the fashion business over the last several years, demand has been...

Intel Fumbles Its 64-Bit Smartphone Advantage

When Apple launched its A7 system-on-a-chip for its iPhone and iPad, the race to 64-bit was on. Qualcomm ...

I'm Buying Prudential Bancorp

I really like to invest in bank demutualizations, and my Special Situations portfolio is back to buy another one: Prudential Bancorp . In...

The Battle of the Cruise Liners

Cruise liner companies have experienced an unwelcome period in the spotlight, staring with the Costa Concordia disaster that killed 30...

Did JPMorgan Chase and Morgan Stanley Make the Right Call in Exiting the Commodities Business?


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Raw materials aren't as attractive as they used to be, especially for investment banks. That's why...

Why Coca-Cola's Billion Dollar Plan Is the Wrong One

In this segment from Thursday's Where the Money Is, Motley Fool financials analysts David Hanson and Matt Koppenheffer discuss a tweet from...

How Diet Soda can Hurt These 3 Stocks

It's no secret that many obese people live in America. We have so many choices when it comes to our eating and drinking habits, and many...

Amgen, Inc. Pays GlaxoSmithKline plc (ADR) to Go Away

Amgen has decided to pay off its Big Pharma partner GlaxoSmithKline in order to part ways on its international marketing agreement...

This Supreme Court Case Just Saved the IRS Billions

The U.S. government relies on trillions of dollars in tax revenue to finance its operations. A key Supreme Court decision recently helped...

How Big Tobacco Could Affect the Legal Marijuana Business

Marijuana legalization is a contentious issue that seems to have a clear end: Legalization and taxation may soon spread across the U.S. With...

Box Office: 'Noah' Winning Big Overseas, Lions Gate Hopes 'Divergent' Will Hold

Noah and Divergent should top this weekend's box office. Credit: Lions Gate/Viacom 

I hope you're ready, because this weekend's...