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Hess: Less Appealing Than It Looks

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 12:43
Oil outfit Hess has improved its operations, but not enough to offset drop in prices from shale production.

GM Shares Could Drive 35% Higher

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 12:36
If CEO Mary Barra sheds Opel, GM could free up $1 billion in yearly cash and focus on profitable markets.

Winning Managers of Fund Families Weigh In

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 16:42
The heads of the four best fund families reflect on a pivotal year—and look ahead.

How to Invest With Ackman and Loeb

Mon, 02/13/2017 - 22:39
Publicly traded closed-end funds offer a chance to invest with high-profile hedge fund managers.

Prognosis on Abbott Labs' Stock: 20% Return

Sat, 02/11/2017 - 13:37
The global health-care company will extend its streak of double-digit earnings gains this year.

Macy's Could Have 50% Upside in a Sale

Sat, 02/11/2017 - 12:31
Investors have many ways to win with the beleaguered retailer, including a takeover and real estate spinoff.

The Real Cost of Health Care in Retirement

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 02:23
Medicare covers a lot, but not everything. Here’s what it covers and what you’ll owe out of pocket.

3 Steps to Training a Good Junior Advisor

Tue, 02/07/2017 - 03:02
Today, IQ and emotional intelligence aren’t enough. Here are three steps to boost a junior financial advisor’s judgment quotient.

The ABDs (and Fs) of Medicare Coverage

Sun, 02/05/2017 - 19:14
Enrolling in Medicare can be complicated, and waiting too long can result in heavy penalties

Vistra Energy's Promising Next Act

Sat, 02/04/2017 - 12:53
The Texas electricity producer’s depressed shares could get a jolt from higher power prices.

This Time, AMD's Revival Is for Real

Sat, 02/04/2017 - 12:51
AMD’s sweeping changes could elevate it in cloud computing. Shares could double in a year.

Snap's Coming IPO Looks Like One to Avoid

Sat, 02/04/2017 - 12:38
Snapchat’s parent prepares to come public at an eye-popping valuation. The next Facebook—or Twitter?

Advisors Weigh In On Dow 20,000

Fri, 02/03/2017 - 21:13
Many want to look past index performance to individual companies’ valuations and earnings.

Magna International Shares: Priced to Move

Sat, 01/28/2017 - 12:48
The Canadian auto-parts supplier is growing faster than rivals, but its stock trades more cheaply.

Health Insurer Anthem Has 30% Upside

Sat, 01/28/2017 - 12:42
With a low valuation and opportunities for earnings, Anthem is the best play in an underappreciated industry.

Our Favorite 10 Stock Picks for 2017

Fri, 01/27/2017 - 00:02
Alphabet, Apple, Citigroup, Deutsche Telekom, Disney, Toll Brothers, and Unilever are among the best bets.

The Science of Negotiation for Advisors

Sat, 01/21/2017 - 12:50
Three steps to enhance advisors’ ability to negotiate with clients

Digital Ads, YouTube Will Lift Alphabet 20%

Sat, 01/21/2017 - 12:11
Google plays catchup in cloud services, helped by artificial intelligence and machine learning.

Why GameStop Can Win Its Toughest War Game

Sat, 01/21/2017 - 12:08
Facing weak videogame sales, the company diversifies by selling AT&T phones and Apple products.

And the Winner Is…

Sat, 01/21/2017 - 11:06
Our annual forecasting challenge attracted more than 2,500 entries. The 2016 winner garnered the contest’s all-time highest score.