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Does Pfizer Offer Good Value?

Over the past 12 months, Pfizer has underperformed the S&P 500 by a wide margin. The company is just 4.6% ahead of the benchmark over...

Strong Retail Sales Send Dow Up 1%; Can ExxonMobil and Chevron Power Stocks Higher?

The Dow Jones Industrials finished Monday on a positive note, regaining their highs of the day and closing up 146 points, or...

Why Intuitive Surgical, Inc., Delta Air Lines Inc., and Pitney Bowes Inc. Are Today's 3 Worst Stocks

Stocks ended last week on an abysmal note. The S&P 500 Index lost 2% on Thursday, then another 1% on Friday, as a sell-off...

3 Biotech Stocks Falling Like a Knife: Puma Biotechnology, MacroGenics, and Aratana Therapeutics

Biotech stocks have been in near free-fall the past month, with the iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology Index dropping a noteworthy 15.4%. While...

3 Reasons to Be Bullish on Ormat Technologies, Inc.


Source: David Parsons / NREL



As states work to meet renewable energy portfolio standards, or RPS, deadlines, solar power and...

The 3 Biggest Challenges for Your Energy Investment

The energy sector is undergoing a massive paradigm shift -- and investors need to know where their money's headed. A new survey highlights...

Why the Dow Jones Is Up Triple Digits Today

Visa is leading the Dow Jones Industrial Average up following a better-than-expected retail sales report for March as well as...

This Disliked Greenhouse Gas Is Fueling Solid Returns for Kinder Morgan Investors

Source: Kinder Morgan.

Carbon dioxide gets a bad rap. As a byproduct of burning fossil fuels, it receives most of the blame for...

Citigroup, Visa, and Retail Sales Rocket The Dow Higher

The Dow Jones Industrial Average continued its roller-coaster ride in Monday trading, moving up over 154 points as of 1 p.m....

The Shorts Will Get Crushed on Swift Energy Company

 

Swift Energy short sellers could get pulverized. Photo credit: Flickr/Gavin Shire-USFWS.

It has been a rough start to the year for...

America Sends Missile-Destroying Warship Toward Russian Waters. President Putin Presumably Not Pleas


USS Donald Cook leading a flotilla of destroyers. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.

File this story under the rubric: "Be careful what...

Now Is the Time to Bet on Natural Gas

U.S. natural gas production continues to boom. The problem is that U.S. natural gas consumption growth lags production growth. Instead of...

Wells Fargo & Co. Once More Delivers Record Earnings as Earnings Per Share Rise 14%

Today Wells Fargo reported its net income stood at $5.9 billion in the first quarter of 2014 and its earnings per share rose to $1.05, each...