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5 Cybersecurity Stocks to Buy on Simmering US-Iran Tensions

5 Cybersecurity Stocks to Buy on Simmering US-Iran Tensions

On Jun 21, news emerged that a day earlier the United States Cyber Command had carried out online attacks on Iranian targets. The operation, first revealed by a report from Yahoo News, was carried out on the same when President Trump... 
International Flavors (IFF) is a Top Dividend Stock Right Now: Should You Buy?

International Flavors (IFF) is a Top Dividend Stock Right Now: Should You Buy?

Whether it’s through stocks, bonds, ETFs, or other types of securities, all investors love seeing their portfolios score big returns. However, when you’re an income investor, your primary focus is generating consistent... 
German American Bancorp (GABC) is a Top Dividend Stock Right Now: Should You Buy?

German American Bancorp (GABC) is a Top Dividend Stock Right Now: Should You Buy?

Whether it’s through stocks, bonds, ETFs, or other types of securities, all investors love seeing their portfolios score big returns. However, when you’re an income investor, your primary focus is generating consistent... 
CNB Financial (CCNE) is a Top Dividend Stock Right Now: Should You Buy?

CNB Financial (CCNE) is a Top Dividend Stock Right Now: Should You Buy?

Getting big returns from financial portfolios, whether through stocks, bonds, ETFs, other securities, or a combination of all, is an investor’s dream. However, when you’re an income investor, your primary focus is generating... 
PNM Resources (PNM) is a Top Dividend Stock Right Now: Should You Buy?

PNM Resources (PNM) is a Top Dividend Stock Right Now: Should You Buy?

Whether it’s through stocks, bonds, ETFs, or other types of securities, all investors love seeing their portfolios score big returns. However, when you’re an income investor, your primary focus is generating consistent... 
Are You Looking for a High-Growth Dividend Stock? Kforce (KFRC) Could Be a Great Choice

Are You Looking for a High-Growth Dividend Stock? Kforce (KFRC) Could Be a Great Choice

All investors love getting big returns from their portfolio, whether it’s through stocks, bonds, ETFs, or other types of securities. However, when you’re an income investor, your primary focus is generating consistent cash... 
The Hartford (HIG) Hits Fresh High: Is There Still Room to Run?

The Hartford (HIG) Hits Fresh High: Is There Still Room to Run?

Have you been paying attention to shares of The Hartford Financial Services Group (HIG)? Shares have been on the move with the stock up 4.5% over the past month. The stock hit a new 52-week high of $55.8 in the previous session. The... 
Stocks Rise for Third Straight Week

Stocks Rise for Third Straight Week

A late-session selloff kept the S&P from another record and snapped the major indices’ four-day winning streak.   But let’s not be too demanding, especially in a low volume summer session. Stocks still... 
Why is Urban Outfitters (URBN) Struggling on the Bourses?

Why is Urban Outfitters (URBN) Struggling on the Bourses?

Shares of Urban Outfitters, Inc. URBN are currently trading close to its 52-week low of $22.19, and have plunged roughly 15.9% in the past three months. The stock came under pressure following the company’s first-quarter fiscal... 
Is Johnson Controls (JCI) a Great Value Stock Right Now?

Is Johnson Controls (JCI) a Great Value Stock Right Now?

While the proven Zacks Rank places an emphasis on earnings estimates and estimate revisions to find strong stocks, we also know that investors tend to develop their own individual strategies. With this in mind, we are always looking... 
Is Fiat Chrysler (FCAU) Stock Undervalued Right Now?

Is Fiat Chrysler (FCAU) Stock Undervalued Right Now?

While the proven Zacks Rank places an emphasis on earnings estimates and estimate revisions to find strong stocks, we also know that investors tend to develop their own individual strategies. With this in mind, we are always looking... 
Are Investors Undervaluing United Continental (UAL) Right Now?

Are Investors Undervaluing United Continental (UAL) Right Now?

Here at Zacks, our focus is on the proven Zacks Rank system, which emphasizes earnings estimates and estimate revisions to find great stocks. Nevertheless, we are always paying attention to the latest value, growth, and momentum trends... 
Amazon to Open 4-star in Dallas to Bolster Retail Presence

Amazon to Open 4-star in Dallas to Bolster Retail Presence

Amazon’s AMZN is leaving no stone unturned to expand storefronts across the United States in a bid to strengthen physical presence in the retail space further. The company is now all set to launch Amazon 4-star store in Dallas,... 
U.S. Crude Hits Highest Weekly Gain in 30 Months: 5 Picks

U.S. Crude Hits Highest Weekly Gain in 30 Months: 5 Picks

After fears of global economic slowdown and higher supply — especially from the United States — subdued crude oil prices for a month and a half, a turnaround showed up last week on heightened geopolitical conflict with... 
W.R. Berkley (WRB) Moves to Strong Buy: Rationale Behind the Upgrade

W.R. Berkley (WRB) Moves to Strong Buy: Rationale Behind the Upgrade

W.R. Berkley (WRB) appears an attractive pick, as it has been recently upgraded to a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy). An upward trend in earnings estimates — one of the most powerful forces impacting stock prices — has triggered... 
All You Need to Know About Bruker (BRKR) Rating Upgrade to Strong Buy

All You Need to Know About Bruker (BRKR) Rating Upgrade to Strong Buy

Bruker (BRKR) could be a solid choice for investors given its recent upgrade to a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy). This upgrade is essentially a reflection of an upward trend in earnings estimates — one of the most powerful forces... 
AerCap (AER) Moves to Buy: Rationale Behind the Upgrade

AerCap (AER) Moves to Buy: Rationale Behind the Upgrade

AerCap (AER) appears an attractive pick, as it has been recently upgraded to a Zacks Rank #2 (Buy). This upgrade primarily reflects an upward trend in earnings estimates, which is one of the most powerful forces impacting stock prices. The... 
All You Need to Know About Amber Road (AMBR) Rating Upgrade to Strong Buy

All You Need to Know About Amber Road (AMBR) Rating Upgrade to Strong Buy

Amber Road (AMBR) could be a solid addition to your portfolio given its recent upgrade to a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy). This rating change essentially reflects an upward trend in earnings estimates — one of the most powerful... 
Amedisys (AMED) Upgraded to Strong Buy: Here's What You Should Know

Amedisys (AMED) Upgraded to Strong Buy: Here's What You Should Know

Amedisys (AMED) could be a solid addition to your portfolio given its recent upgrade to a Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy). This upgrade is essentially a reflection of an upward trend in earnings estimates — one of the most powerful... 
Crocs (CROX) Looks Good: Stock Adds 8.3% in Session

Crocs (CROX) Looks Good: Stock Adds 8.3% in Session

Crocs, Inc. CROX was a big mover last session, as the company saw its shares rise more than 8% on the day. The move came on solid volume too with far more shares changing hands than in a normal session. This reverses the recent trend... 
Lamb Weston Plans Capacity Expansion, Set to Buy Ready Meals

Lamb Weston Plans Capacity Expansion, Set to Buy Ready Meals

Lamb Weston Holdings, Inc. LW has inked a deal to acquire one of Australia’s renowned frozen potato processing company — Ready Meals Pty Ltd.  The move is in sync with the company’s efforts to expand production... 
Herbalife (HLF) Jumps: Stock Rises 5.7%

Herbalife (HLF) Jumps: Stock Rises 5.7%

Herbalife Nutrition Ltd. HLF was a big mover last session, as the company saw its shares rise nearly 6% on the day. The move came on solid volume too with far more shares changing hands than in a normal session. This stock, which remained... 
Ocular (OCUL) Gets FDA Nod for Label Expansion of Dextenza

Ocular (OCUL) Gets FDA Nod for Label Expansion of Dextenza

Ocular Therapeutix, Inc. OCUL announced that the FDA approved a supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) for Dextenza. The drug is now approved for the treatment of ocular inflammation following ophthalmic surgery as an additional... 
3D Systems (DDD) Surges: Stock Moves 5.8% Higher

3D Systems (DDD) Surges: Stock Moves 5.8% Higher

3D Systems Corporation DDD was a big mover last session, as the company saw its shares rise nearly 6% on the day. The move came on solid volume too with far more shares changing hands than in a normal session. This breaks the recent... 
Moving Average Crossover Alert: Amerisafe

Moving Average Crossover Alert: Amerisafe

Amerisafe, Inc. AMSF is looking like an interesting pick from a technical perspective, as the company is seeing favorable trends on the moving average crossover front. Recently, the 50 Day Moving Average for AMSF broke out above the... 
Is the Options Market Predicting a Spike in California Resources (CRC) Stock?

Is the Options Market Predicting a Spike in California Resources (CRC) Stock?

Investors in California Resources Corporation CRC need to pay close attention to the stock based on moves in the options market lately. That is because the Jul 19, 2019 $17.00 Put had some of the highest implied volatility of all equity... 
Here is Why Growth Investors Should Buy Starbucks (SBUX) Now

Here is Why Growth Investors Should Buy Starbucks (SBUX) Now

Growth stocks are attractive to many investors, as above-average financial growth helps these stocks easily grab the market’s attention and produce exceptional returns. However, it isn’t easy to find a great growth stock. By... 
3 Reasons Why Camden (CPT) Is a Great Growth Stock

3 Reasons Why Camden (CPT) Is a Great Growth Stock

Investors seek growth stocks to capitalize on above-average growth in financials that help these securities grab the market’s attention and produce exceptional returns. But finding a great growth stock is not easy at all. By... 
Is Keysight (KEYS) a Solid Growth Stock? 3 Reasons to Think " Yes "

Is Keysight (KEYS) a Solid Growth Stock? 3 Reasons to Think " Yes "

Investors seek growth stocks to capitalize on above-average growth in financials that help these securities grab the market’s attention and produce exceptional returns. But finding a growth stock that can live up to its true... 
Is J. Alexander's (JAX) a Solid Growth Stock? 3 Reasons to Think " Yes "

Is J. Alexander's (JAX) a Solid Growth Stock? 3 Reasons to Think " Yes "

Investors seek growth stocks to capitalize on above-average growth in financials that help these securities grab the market’s attention and produce exceptional returns. But finding a growth stock that can live up to its true... 
Options Traders Expect Huge Moves in Cloudera (CLDR) Stock

Options Traders Expect Huge Moves in Cloudera (CLDR) Stock

Investors in Cloudera, Inc. CLDR need to pay close attention to the stock based on moves in the options market lately. That is because the Jun 28, 2019 $6.00 Call had some of the highest implied volatility of all equity options today. What... 
BlackBerry (BB) Gears Up for Q1 Earnings: What Lies Ahead?

BlackBerry (BB) Gears Up for Q1 Earnings: What Lies Ahead?

BlackBerry Limited BB is scheduled to report first-quarter fiscal 2020 financial results (ended May 31, 2019) before the opening bell on Jun 26. In the last reported quarter, the company delivered a stellar earnings surprise of 175%. Let’s... 
Forget Bargain Hunting: Tap 5 Stocks With Rising P/E

Forget Bargain Hunting: Tap 5 Stocks With Rising P/E

Bargain hunting or looking for stocks with a low price-to-earnings (P/E) ratio is among the widely used investing strategies. Investors believe that the lower the P/E, the higher will be the value of the stock. The logic is simple... 
Do Options Traders Know Something About Ford (F) Stock We Don't?

Do Options Traders Know Something About Ford (F) Stock We Don't?

Investors in Ford Motor Company F need to pay close attention to the stock based on moves in the options market lately. That is because the Jul 19, 2019 $16 Put had some of the highest implied volatility of all equity options today. What... 
Moving Average Crossover Alert: General Electric

Moving Average Crossover Alert: General Electric

General Electric Company GE is looking like an interesting pick from a technical perspective, as the company is seeing favorable trends on the moving average crossover front. Recently, the 50 Day Moving Average for GE broke out above... 
Moving Average Crossover Alert: Nanometrics

Moving Average Crossover Alert: Nanometrics

Nanometrics Incorporated NANO is looking like an interesting pick from a technical perspective, as the company is seeing favorable trends on the moving average crossover front. Recently, the 50 Day Moving Average for NANO broke out... 
Breakthrough in U.S. Marijuana Industry: 5 Likely Gainers

Breakthrough in U.S. Marijuana Industry: 5 Likely Gainers

In a significant development, the U.S. House of Representatives voted in favor of several amendments to protect cannabis users in legal states. These amendments will prohibit federal agencies, especially the Department of Justice,... 
Implied Volatility Surging for NewLink Genetics (NLNK) Stock Options

Implied Volatility Surging for NewLink Genetics (NLNK) Stock Options

Investors in NewLink Genetics Corporation NLNK need to pay close attention to the stock based on moves in the options market lately. That is because the Jul 19, 2019 $3.00 Call had some of the highest implied volatility of all equity... 
Moving Average Crossover Alert: Anika Therapeutics

Moving Average Crossover Alert: Anika Therapeutics

Anika Therapeutics, Inc. ANIK is looking like an interesting pick from a technical perspective, as the company is seeing favorable trends on the moving average crossover front. Recently, the 50 Day Moving Average for ANIK broke out... 
MGM Resorts or Las Vegas Sands: Which is Worth the Gamble?

MGM Resorts or Las Vegas Sands: Which is Worth the Gamble?

Operators of integrated casino, hotel and entertainment resorts seldom fail to build businesses as demand for casino services is relatively inelastic. This is because casinos attract a particular set of consumers, whose preferences... 
Harris-L3 Merger Gets Regulatory Nod, L3Harris Set for Debut

Harris-L3 Merger Gets Regulatory Nod, L3Harris Set for Debut

Harris Corporation HRS recently secured the final regulatory approval from European Union (“EU”) for its long-pending merger with L3 Technologies, Inc. LLL. With this, the all-stock-merger deal is set to close on Jun 29,... 
Verastem Up on Positive Data From Early-Stage Copiktra Study

Verastem Up on Positive Data From Early-Stage Copiktra Study

Verastem, Inc. VSTM presented encouraging data from phase I study that evaluated its leukemia drug, Copiktra (duvelisib), in patients with relapsed or refractory peripheral T-cell lymphoma ("PTCL") at the International... 
Pfizer's Talzenna Gets Approval in Europe for Breast Cancer

Pfizer's Talzenna Gets Approval in Europe for Breast Cancer

Pfizer Inc. PFE announced that the European Commission has approved its PARP inhibitor, Talzenna (talazoparib) for BRCA-mutated advanced breast cancer in previously-treated patients. The drug is approved as monotherapy for treating... 
Here's Why Chart Industries is an Attractive Investment Option

Here's Why Chart Industries is an Attractive Investment Option

Chart Industries, Inc. GTLS currently seems to be a smart choice for investors seeking exposure in the machinery space. Solid fundamentals and positive revision in earnings estimates are reflective of healthy growth potential of the... 
Can Ralph Lauren's Growth Plans Offset Near-Term Headwinds?

Can Ralph Lauren's Growth Plans Offset Near-Term Headwinds?

Ralph Lauren Corporation RL looks poised for long-term growth based on the progress of its growth plan — Next Great Chapter — in the first year. The plan focuses on delivering sustainable long-term growth and value creation... 
Can Michaels (MIK) Withstand Tariff & Margin-Related Woes?

Can Michaels (MIK) Withstand Tariff & Margin-Related Woes?

The Michaels Companies, Inc. MIK displays a dismal run on the brochures, thanks to its soft margins trend as well as disappointing first-quarter fiscal 2019 results. Moreover, the company’s trimmed margins and earnings per share... 
Methode Electronics (MEI) Q4 Earnings Lag, Sales Up Y/Y

Methode Electronics (MEI) Q4 Earnings Lag, Sales Up Y/Y

Methode Electronics MEI delivered fourth-quarter fiscal 2019 earnings of 62 cents per share, which lagged the Zacks Consensus Estimate by 8 cents and declined 31.1% year over year. Net sales increased 6.8% year over year to $266 million.... 
Here's Why You Should Hold GNC Holdings (GNC) Stock for Now

Here's Why You Should Hold GNC Holdings (GNC) Stock for Now

GNC Holdings, Inc. GNC is on a growth trajectory on the back of strategic developments. This leading global specialty retailer of products for health and wellness, which include vitamins, minerals and herbal supplement as well... 
Here's Why Investing in Federal Signal (FSS) Now Makes Sense

Here's Why Investing in Federal Signal (FSS) Now Makes Sense

Federal Signal Corporation FSS has impressed investors with its recent earnings streak. It surpassed estimates all through in the four trailing quarters, the positive average earnings surprise being 21.75%. Over the past three months,... 
Dow on Pace for Best June: 5 Blue Chip Stocks to Buy

Dow on Pace for Best June: 5 Blue Chip Stocks to Buy

The Dow is set to experience the best June in 80 years — thanks to the Fed’s hints at a rate cut later this year for the first time in more than a decade on weak global economic outlook and concerns about a prolonged trade...