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Expensive but Worth It: Google, Red Hat

5 hours 15 min ago
Go-go stocks have taken a big hit in recent weeks, but that doesn't mean it's time to buy. Why Twitter, Netflix, and Amazon still look too pricey.

A High-Profile Decision for the FDA

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 01:18
Shares of orphan drug maker Sarepta could soar if the FDA gives an early go-ahead to its drug for Duchenne muscular dystrophy.

Raytheon Plays Offense as Defense Tightens

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 01:10
The big Pentagon contractor has a hot hand in cybersecurity and sells lots of missile systems overseas. The upside for the stock? As much as 30%.

Land's End: Gloomy Outlook for Sears' Spinoff

Sat, 04/12/2014 - 15:44
The sportswear retailer, recently spun out of Sears Holdings, could be hampered in its quest for growth.

Financial Bigs Face Off in the Ring at Caesars

Sat, 04/12/2014 - 14:31
Private-equity Apollo Group and TPG are set to battle bondholders. Caesars shareholders will likely get bloodied.

Why B/E Aerospace Is Flying High

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 14:54
As airlines look for more space, a big winner is B/E Aerospace, the world's largest maker of aircraft interiors.

CEO Meg Whitman's Turnaround at HP

Sat, 04/05/2014 - 14:51
Whitman has stopped revenue declines and stabilized businesses. Stock could climb 20%.

Tesla's Giga-Plan Looks Too Ambitious

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 23:58
Yes, Elon Musk's plan to build a huge factory to dramatically trim the cost of lithium battery packs could work. But there's a very big catch.

Ready to Bag a Bargain?

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 20:11
Rents are rising and debt is falling at shopping-center REIT DDR. Why the shares, which currently yield 3.8%, could rally nearly 25%.

Not Enough Dollars to Go Around

Sat, 03/29/2014 - 13:36
Given the size of the ad market, it will be nearly impossible for dot-coms to all grow into their market values.

And Now for the Real Health-Care Reform

Sat, 03/29/2014 - 13:36
Corporate America's switch to private health-care exchanges could be a bigger deal than Obamacare.

Preventing Cancer's No. 2 Killer

Sat, 03/29/2014 - 13:35
Exact Sciences could rise 50% if its colon-cancer test ramps up quickly. Short sellers are betting against that.

Profiles of the World's Best CEOs

Sat, 03/22/2014 - 16:14
Profiles of our superstars at Google, BlackRock, BMW -- and more.

Profiles of the World's Best CEOs

Sat, 03/22/2014 - 16:11
Profiles of our 30 superstars at Google, CBS, BMW -- and more.

In the Driver's Seat

Sat, 03/22/2014 - 15:21
The road ahead looks much smoother for restructured auto supplier Visteon, as a simplified strategy promises to end years of disappointing results.

Principal Deserves More Interest

Sat, 03/22/2014 - 14:11
The insurance provider has evolved into a global asset manager. When will Wall Street recognize the change?

For Apple, Bigger Is Better

Sat, 03/22/2014 - 12:22
A new iPhone with a larger screen could boost Apple's earnings by 10%-15% this year, lifting the shares 20% or more. A dividend hike?

The Best Online Brokers of 2014

Mon, 03/17/2014 - 21:02
With equities at record highs, our picks are Interactive Brokers, tradeMonster, Place Trade, and TD Ameritrade.

Hawaii's Matson Could Hit a Squall

Sat, 03/15/2014 - 14:32
Uncertainty about the shipper's financial liability for a molasses spill in Honolulu harbor could pressure its shares. How much is a coral reef worth?

Profit From the Next Spending Wave

Sat, 03/15/2014 - 13:59
These four companies should shine as corporate spending shifts from repurchases to reinvestment.