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Top Mutual Fund Families

Sat, 02/06/2016 - 12:47
The top firms in 2015 Barron’s/Lipper Fund Family Ranking avoided the pitfalls of last year. Two leaders: Thrivent Financial and Eaton Vance.

Celgene and Gilead: Two Drugmakers, 30% Upside

Sat, 02/06/2016 - 12:46
Concentrated drug portfolios may be a concern, but low valuations and strong free cash flow give them appeal.

MLPs: The Worst Isn't Over

Sat, 02/06/2016 - 11:44
Mocked for his short calls on Kinder Morgan and Linn Energy, analyst Kevin Kaiser is getting the last laugh.

5 Battered Tech Stocks to Buy Now

Thu, 02/04/2016 - 03:54
The market storm created tech bargains: Autodesk, Akamai, Western Digital, Sandisk, and Lam Research.

China Property Stocks Win From New Mortgage Rules

Wed, 02/03/2016 - 14:29
Daiwa Capital Markets says top picks COLI and CR Land will benefit from lower down payment requirements.

4 Fast-Growing Stocks to Buy With a Strong Dollar

Tue, 02/02/2016 - 17:45
Emerging markets investor José Morales is buying consumer stocks that can survive a weak economy.

Ctrip: Online Travel Stock Could Fly Higher

Sat, 01/30/2016 - 11:49
Its merger with Qunar makes Ctrip China’s dominant online travel agent. Why shares could rise 30% or more.

Winner of Barron's Forecast Quiz

Sat, 01/30/2016 - 11:03
Brian Davis, an investment manager in Fishers, Ind., won our 14th annual market quiz, for 2015. Davis, who follows technical trading strategies, sees a bear market in the year ahead.

International Paper: It's Time to Buy

Sat, 01/23/2016 - 11:43
The world’s largest containerboard producer has been hit by commodities woes. It’s overdone at this point.

Makeover at Newell Rubbermaid

Sat, 01/23/2016 - 11:28
With the Jarden acquisition, Newell will more than double in size, and shares could double in three to five years.

Stephanie Pomboy: Stocks Are Still Overvalued

Sat, 01/23/2016 - 11:05
The economic forecaster says the Fed won’t raise rates further this year. Here’s how she’s investing.

Davos: Big Brains, Business Luminaires Converge on the Alps

Sat, 01/23/2016 - 11:04
Climate change, sustainable development goals, and the collapsing Chinese stock market, were the talk of the 46th annual meeting of the World Economic Forum in Davos. Ray Dalio’s complaints.

High Yield Munis: Room to Run?

Sat, 01/23/2016 - 02:22
PIMCO continues to see compelling opportunities in high yield municipal bonds. But careful credit selection will remain crucial to generating attractive returns with reasonable risk.

B/E Aerospace: Cleared for Takeoff

Sat, 01/16/2016 - 12:56
An expected rebound could push the stock up 30%. And the cash it’s generating could attract a buyer.

Yahoo's Last Roundup Could Lasso a 35% Gain

Sat, 01/16/2016 - 12:51
A sale of its core business, plus swaps for its Alibaba and Yahoo! Japan’s stakes could net $40 a share.

What to Expect From Davos

Sat, 01/16/2016 - 12:22
This year’s World Economic Forum will tackle thorny economic, environmental, and political issues.

Our Bullish Picks Disappointed, but Bearish Picks Shone

Sat, 01/16/2016 - 12:22
Barron’s 146 bullish stock recommendations trailed their benchmarks for the second year in a row after two years of outperformance. Our 18 shorts picks, led by Linn Energy, fared much better.

8 Favorite Stocks from Hedge Fund Luminaries

Fri, 01/15/2016 - 01:50
Major investors recommended Royal Bank of Scotland, Zynga, Calpine. To be avoided? Manhattan apartments.

Hanesbrands Has 30% Upside

Tue, 01/12/2016 - 02:40
Hanesbrands is set to shine, thanks to smart acquisitions, efficient manufacturing, and inelastic demand.

A Perilous Outlook for Asia in 2016

Sat, 01/09/2016 - 12:43
Instability in Beijing, terrorism, and a Japanese debt crash are a few of the things impacting Asian markets.