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October 2014

Turn Out the Lights for CFLs

By - October 30, 2014

A new LED light bulb has the chance to shake up the home lighting market, and one company in particular stands to profit.

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BP Profits Take a Beating

By - October 30, 2014

Thanks to the decline in Russia’s currency and Western sanctions affecting Rosneft, BP profits are taking quite the hit.

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High Prices Skewer Beef Market

By - October 30, 2014

Beef prices spiked in 2014, despite massive cattle imports from Canada. Expect more price hikes until the herd is rebuilt.

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Another Brilliant Lifestyle Invention From MIT

By - October 30, 2014

Engineers at MIT may have just solved the world’s overcrowding problem with this innovative space-saving solution.

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Czar Putin Wants a Russian Empire

By - October 30, 2014

Russia wants much more than just Ukraine, and if Obama doesn’t come to grips, Putin may soon dominate several countries…

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Brazil Election Sends Stocks Plummeting

By - October 29, 2014

Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff won re-election this week, and investors expressed their disappointment in the market.

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Potash Stocks at Bargain Basement Levels

By - October 29, 2014

The breakup of a cartel hurt the potash market. But now rising global demand means the stocks are ready for profit…

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Orbital Sciences Shares Tank After Rocket Crash

By - October 29, 2014

Orbital Sciences suffered a major blow when its Antares rocket exploded just after launch. Should you sell the stock?

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Saharan Solar Power Opens Energy Corridor to Europe

By - October 29, 2014

These two companies are capitalizing on a glow-in-the-dark opportunity that will let them renew solar power at night.

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One Company Nears a Sweet Investment Spot

By - October 29, 2014

Basic Energy Services’ shares are cheap and sure to rise more than oil or gas stocks this winter. Find out when to buy.

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Tractor Supply’s 20% Rebound Is Only the Start

By - October 29, 2014

“Share prices follow earnings.” This is true again, as Tractor Supply surges after a strong quarter. But should you buy?

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How the Election Will Affect Income Investors

By - October 29, 2014

Though not a presidential election, this year’s election results have the potential to greatly impact income investors.

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The Ultimate All-in-One “Hybrid” Vehicle

By - October 28, 2014

Technology and childhood fantasies have merged to create an incredible new three-in-one vehicle that drives and flies.

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ECB Says 25 European Banks Fail Stress Test

By - October 28, 2014

Over the course of 2014, European banks have raised 15 billion euros, but they still have another 10 billion euros to go. When will it end?

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Harley-Davidson: More Tech, Less Roar

By - October 28, 2014

With new innovations – including a first-ever “green” design – Harley-Davidson is harnessing technology to boost business.

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New Commodity ETF Reveals Tax Loophole

By - October 28, 2014

Shelley Goldberg explains how you can take advantage of a tax loophole with a new ETF inspired by a vintage concept…

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Should You Leave the Country?

By - October 28, 2014

A record number of Americans are set to renounce their citizenship this year, and it’s pretty clear why they’re leaving.

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A Promising New MLP

By - October 27, 2014

Cardboard boxes aren’t exciting, but recent news that box company PKG may convert to an MLP could be good for investors.

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Will Honda’s Air Bag Crisis Deflate Earnings?

By - October 27, 2014

The next two weeks will prove to be big for Asia as third-quarter earnings are released. How bad will Honda’s damages be?

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The Most Unexpected Bankruptcies of the Year

By - October 27, 2014

S&P 500 companies’ growth and profits are rising. But not everyone is joining in… as these firms’ spectacular failures show.

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2014 Elections Won’t Change D.C. Elite

By - October 27, 2014

If you think like my friend, you probably believe a GOP Senate means change is coming to D.C. But you’d be wrong. Here’s why…

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The New Starbucks Routine: Push Here for Coffee

By - October 25, 2014

Here's the latest innovation from Starbucks that aims to cut down on waiting in line, speed service, and boost sales...

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Ethanol Running on Empty

By - October 24, 2014

Ethanol prices followed oil all the way down. Three long-term hurdles are in the way of the ethanol industry’s recovery.

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Asset Allocation Is an Ongoing, Crucial Process

By - October 24, 2014

Asset allocation is one of the most important factors determining a portfolio’s returns over time… Are you diversified?

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Solid Yield in the Energy Market

By - October 23, 2014

There’s been chaos in the energy market recently, but pipeline and storage companies can provide solid yield right now.

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The Biggest “Fake” Stock Rise of 2014?

By - October 23, 2014

This stock has given investors a wild ride over the past two weeks. But here’s the real story behind the gain and the company.

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Graphene Paint Offers Rust-Free Future

By - October 23, 2014

This miracle material just became better with a new discovery that converts graphene into a paint impermeable to oxygen.

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A Bad Omen for Oil Stocks?

By - October 23, 2014

U.S. oil rig counts are dropping, but two big oil companies insist that their futures are bright. The data reveals why…

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Small Firm Set to Crack Big Mobile Payment Market?

By - October 23, 2014

Following the launch of Apple Pay, this firm could benefit from the new mobile payment service as the market grows strongly.

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Robots Unleashed on Ebola?

By - October 23, 2014

The White House finally steps up to the plate in the ongoing battle against Ebola – and robots might be the perfect fix.

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European Summer Dampens Heineken

By - October 22, 2014

Summer rain puts quite a damper on Heineken’s beer sales in Europe. But here’s how to profit in the brewing industry…

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CP-CSX Merger: It Was All About Oil

By - October 22, 2014

Few industries are more affected by the shale oil boom than railroads. The proposed CP-CSX merger was the latest example.

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The Wearable Device That Powers Your Phone

By - October 22, 2014

Phone about to die? Forget power outlets and fear not: Charge it using energy you create every day with your movement.

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The Battle Between LNG and Oil Begins

By - October 22, 2014

The energy market is flooded with supplies, and LNG and oil are fighting for the top spot. Karim Rahemtulla explains…

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Corporate Bonds Make Good Portfolio Staples

By - October 22, 2014

It’s tough sledding for income investors, but corporate bonds are an attractive compromise for at least part of our money.

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Apple Pay Goes Live

By - October 21, 2014

Apple Pay officially hit the market yesterday. And retailers are jumping at the opportunity to not be left out. But is it that safe?

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Coffee Prices at 2.5-Year High; More Rises to Follow

By - October 21, 2014

Coffee prices have percolated to 2.5-year highs. The ongoing drought in the No.1 producer, Brazil, means even higher prices.

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Obama Signs Cyber-Security Order

By - October 21, 2014

Cyber theft has rendered millions of Americans at risk. But Obama just signed an executive order that retailers and banks are celebrating.

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Rand Paul Fights Congress’ Privileges

By - October 21, 2014

Rand Paul is trying to ensure that Congress is beholden to the same laws that every other citizen in America must obey.

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Orange Juice Futures Fall

By - October 21, 2014

Orange juice is battling a bad image, high prices, and excess supply. Shelley Goldberg explains what the future holds.

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Four Severely Flawed Portfolios

By - October 21, 2014

When building a portfolio, people forget that they can’t predict the future. Are you guilty of misguided allocations?

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Beat the Fed at Its Own Game

By - October 20, 2014

Just like any other game, you have to know the rules before you invest. Follow these rules and you won’t lose to the Fed.

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The “Walking Dead” CEOs

By - October 20, 2014

Five prominent CEOs are limping into November after brutal swings. The days are numbered for these “walking dead” execs.

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November 30: Zero Hour for Gold

By - October 19, 2014

The Swiss are facing a major referendum on November 30. Here’s why everyone who follows gold should care.

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Apple Pay Set to Launch on Monday

By - October 17, 2014

A leaked memo from this top retailer reveals the launch date for Apple’s eagerly awaited mobile payment service, Apple Pay.

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TIPS Are Unloved and Under-Owned

By - October 17, 2014

The flight to safety is fully underway, but smart investors would’ve bought protection before they really needed it.

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The End Game for ISIS

By - October 17, 2014

Karim Rahemtulla reveals what he learned about ISIS and oil during his meeting with a diplomatic official in Abu Dhabi.

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A Carbon Capture and Storage Breakthrough

By - October 16, 2014

Carbon capture and storage has been in development for more than ten years. The EPA says it is ready for the big time.

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Don’t Panic… Yet

By - October 16, 2014

Recent volatility has investors worried, but it’s not time to panic. Be cautious, and take advantage of a buying opportunity.

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Are Countries Leaving the EU?

By - October 16, 2014

The U.K. Independence Party was just invited to join TV debates, and what they have to say is influencing all of Europe.

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As Cyber Crime Grows, Buy This Firm?

By - October 16, 2014

As mobile tech and web connectivity continue to surge, so does cyber crime. This firm tackles it… but should you invest?

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Changing Gas Sources Present Rare Opportunity

By - October 15, 2014

U.S. natural gas infrastructure is entering a new era thanks to new production in the Northeast. Learn how to benefit.

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A Tale of Two Bionic Men

By - October 15, 2014

Robotics continues to see incredible progress, as an advanced bionic hand and bionic arm give independence back to two men.

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Will Oil Prices Drag Down the Economy?

By - October 15, 2014

Oil prices are dropping, due to a flooded American market and some devious moves by OPEC. But who will come out on top?

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A Low-Vol Fund for a Volatile Market

By - October 15, 2014

The market has turned volatile, so investors looking to sleep peacefully at night should consider low-volatility ETFs.

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Our Last Line of Defense Against Ebola?

By - October 14, 2014

The share price spike of iBio proves, without a doubt, that hysteria about Ebola has reached Wall Street. Are you in danger?

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U.S. Empire Comes Crashing Down

By - October 14, 2014

While many rejoice in the coming end of Obama’s term as President of the United States, I actually cringe. And here's why...

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Steady Income From Emerging Market Funds

By - October 14, 2014

For income investors who want global diversification, the answer might be an international fund with a fixed distribution.

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Veteran Pioneer Set to Dominate Wearable Tech

By - October 14, 2014

We look at the growth projections for wearable technology and profile a longtime innovator that’s poised to capitalize.

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Miracle Agent Stops the Spread of Cancer

By - October 13, 2014

Belgian scientists have made a huge breakthrough – a substance that blocks the spread of cancer throughout the body.

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The Most Dangerous Charade Ever Concocted?

By - October 13, 2014

There’s no precedent for this anywhere in America’s 238-year history. And it should scare the hell out of you. Here's why.

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Bitcoin Is Taking a Nosedive

By - October 13, 2014

Bitcoins are an extremely volatile currency trading like a commodity. This play is certainly not for the faint of heart.

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Astonishing Innovation Amid Global Crisis

By - October 10, 2014

Talk about overdue recognition. These guys have finally been honored for creating one of our most life-changing innovations.

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Ruby Tuesday Seriously Lacks Luster

By - October 10, 2014

If you’ve been struck by the recent hysteria over Ruby Tuesday, it’s time for a dose of reality. The uptick won't last...

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Catch the Uranium Rebound

By - October 10, 2014

Uranium recently hit a nine-year low. But the spot price has rebounded 30%! What are the factors behind its recent rise?

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Think Twice Before Helping These Maniacs

By - October 10, 2014

The Republican National Committee is on the prowl to collect your hard-earned money. But don’t give in to its demands...

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Will One Company’s Liquids Gamble Pay Off?

By - October 10, 2014

Encana is moving into the oil and liquid natural gas sector, but it’s hard to say if this shift will pay big or go bust.

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Cheap Preferred Fund Perfect for Low Rates

By - October 10, 2014

The Fed is likely to push back rate increases, so for now, income investors should look to closed-end preferred funds.

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Everyone Wants to Dance With Shale Gas

By - October 9, 2014

U.S. shale contributes to many industries. The nitrogen fertilizer sector is the latest with an exciting mega-merger.

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Time to Roll the Dice on This Gaming Leader?

By - October 9, 2014

In the gaming world, the house always wins. And this company is cashing in on the industry’s continued explosive growth.

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Solid Income From Mezzanine Finance

By - October 9, 2014

With mezzanine finance, income investors can target growing companies, plus score double-digit yields while they wait.

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Options Basics: Trade Like a Pro!

By - October 8, 2014

Welcome to Options Basics: Trade Like a Pro! In this two-part video series, we’ll teach you how to trade options and beat the market every time.

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SkyWest Takes to the Clouds

By - October 8, 2014

SkyWest jumped almost 8% on Monday, while most of the Nasdaq took a hit. But will shares now experience a hard landing?

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Are We Entering a Bear Market for Oil?

By - October 8, 2014

The Saudis cut oil prices last week. But why? Growing U.S. oil production is threatening to damage the global market.

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U.S. Pushes Obama to Resign?

By - October 8, 2014

Obama’s presidency began with soaring ratings at the polls, but those days are over. America now wants to get rid of him.

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Another Step Closer to Lab-Grown Organs

By - October 7, 2014

Scientists are using biofabrication to grow tissue in the lab, which paves the way for growing bioengineered human organs.

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Shale Bounty Hiding Under America’s Hat

By - October 7, 2014

Shale resources don’t stop at the U.S. border. Canada’s Montney play holds the possibility of riches for those involved.

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Opportunity to Profit From Fear in Coal Bonds

By - October 7, 2014

U.S. coal is facing a perfect storm of regulations and competition, and investors are scared. Here’s how to capitalize.

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U.S. Ebola Cases Reach 100?

By - October 7, 2014

America announced its first confirmed case of Ebola. But hundreds of infected people could be walking the streets right now.

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Unlocking Killer Opportunities in Gold

By - October 7, 2014

Keep an eye on this commodity. It could mint more millionaires than Facebook and Alibaba combined.

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Time to Choose a Side in the LNG Debate

By - October 6, 2014

Goldman Sachs analysts claim that a pullback in the LNG market is imminent. Here's why we're not heeding their warning.

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Ebola Hits U.S. Shores… Tech to the Rescue?

By - October 6, 2014

As the Ebola crisis deepens, we look at how technology could prove crucial in fighting it – particularly this massive trend.

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Gold Breaks Below Crucial $1,200 Level

By - October 3, 2014

After flirting with the $1,200 level for a while, gold has now blasted through this critical support level. What next?

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This Could Be the Only Chart That Matters

By - October 3, 2014

As the Fed prepares to end quantitative easing, investors should be prepared for the possibility of another flash crash.

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Protests in Hong Kong Damage the Global Market

By - October 3, 2014

The world is watching the protests in Hong Kong, which could have worldwide consequences. Learn how to duck the worst.

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False Hope for Angie’s List Investors

By - October 2, 2014

Angie's List catapulted more than 19.1% on Wednesday, closing at $7.59. But how long can the turnaround actually last?

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Pepsi’s True Move to E-Commerce

By - October 2, 2014

Beverage companies have largely avoided the e-commerce trend. Will Pepsi’s new product launch on Amazon boost its sales?

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The Dawn of Solar Power? Not Quite

By - October 2, 2014

Solar power is looking up thanks to promising demand and costs. But will the government destroy its own investment?

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Solid Trading Day for Oil Transport Superstar

By - October 2, 2014

Shares of the Bermuda-based international provider of crude oil and gas transportation services jumped 13.7% on Tuesday.

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Wireless Leader Cashing in on Huge Trend

By - October 2, 2014

Following the shipment of its 100-millionth connected device, here’s how this firm is capitalizing on a massive tech trend.

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Did Democrats Cast a Spell Over America?

By - October 2, 2014

It’s no secret that Democrats are slaughtering Republicans in debates. But you won’t believe how they’ve accomplished it.

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Cutting-Edge Tech Pushes Silver Prices Higher

By - October 1, 2014

The tech industry uses more than 50% of all silver in the market, and new technologies are pushing demand even higher.

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Is Your Gold Real?

By - October 1, 2014

In a virtual world, you can’t always be sure if the gold you “own” actually exists. Here’s why you should be worried…

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Slavery Ring Discovered in U.S. Borders

By - October 1, 2014

With blatant slavery being practiced in the United States, how long will it take for Obama to wake up and take action?

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