Some investors believe that Intel (NASDAQ:INTC) stock is cheap because it trades at 11 times its forward price-earnings ratio. Others believe INTC stock isn’t cheap because its earnings growth continues to decelerate.  Source: JHVEPhoto / Shutterstock.com I’m still upbeat about INTC stock, simply because Intel’s free cash flow generation continues to be strong. That’s a
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With many of the major financial institutions posting strong numbers for the third quarter, bank stocks appear poised as the investment class to jump into. Recent fundamentals, such as a temporary thaw in the U.S.-China trade war, gives credence to this argument. However, I’m going to take a contrarian approach, suggesting that they’re instead stocks
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Nobel Prize-winning economist Robert Shiller came to the New York Stock Exchange to discuss his new book, “Narrative Economics.” It’s a book about storytelling: Humans understand the world by telling stories, Shiller says. “The most natural thing in our brains to talk about is gossip, okay?,” Shiller said. “We love these stories. We center around
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Traders were almost put to sleep on Monday, following a snoozy session on Columbus Day. Tuesday was anything but boring though, with earnings making headlines in the stock market today. The broader indices rocketed higher, with tech leading the way. The PowerShares QQQ ETF (NASDAQ:QQQ) climbed 1.27%, while the SPDR S&P 500 ETF (NYSEARCA:SPY) rallied
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United Airlines planes at Newark Liberty International Airport Leslie Josephs | CNBC Check out the companies making headlines after the bell: Shares of United Airlines climbed more than 2% during extended trading after the airline raised its full year adjusted earnings guidance range to between $11.25 and $12.25 per share. Analysts estimated full-year earnings of
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Shares of leading inbound marketing software company HubSpot (NASDAQ:HUBS) have been on fire for a long time. Over the past three years, as HubSpot has grown revenues at a 35%-plus compounded annual growth rate and expanded operating margins by more than 1,000 basis points, HUBS stock has rattled off a 200%-plus gain. At this point,
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Stocks surged Tuesday as the third-quarter earnings season finally kicked off and several marquee names from the Dow Jones Industrial Average delivered results that were mostly cheered by Wall Street and investors. Source: Venturelli Luca / Shutterstock.com Earnings ebullience for the Dow Jones today was enough to lift the major domestic equity benchmarks to four-week highs.
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UnitedHealth Group signage is displayed on a monitor on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Michael Nagle | Bloomberg | Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading: UnitedHealth — Shares of UnitedHealth soared nearly 8% after beating analysts’ estimates for quarterly profit and revenue and raising its 2019 earnings
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United Auto Workers members on strike picket outside General Motors’ Detroit-Hamtramck Assembly plant on Sept. 25, 2019 in Detroit. Michael Wayland / CNBC The strike by General Motors workers has cost about $2 billion through the first four weeks, Bank of America estimated, saying that the beginning of week five means “everyone hurts.” “A prolonged
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Check out the companies making headlines before the bell: Boeing – Chief Executive Officer Dennis Muilenburg was stripped of his chairman’s title, in a move the company said was designed to allow Muilenburg to focus on returning the grounded 737 Max jet to service. Facebook – Facebook’s planned libra cryptocurrency is seeing more defections, with
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[Editor’s note: “6 Safe Dividend Stocks to Buy Now” was previously published in September 2019. It has since been updated to include the most relevant information available.] From continuing concerns about the China-U.S. trade war to worries about the yield curve inversion, the stock market still faces many steep risks. America’s political situation hasn’t been this
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