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Validea Joel Greenblatt Strategy Daily Upgrade Report – 5/24/2019

Shutterstock photo The following are today’s upgrades for Validea’s Earnings Yield Investor model based on the published strategy of Joel Greenblatt . This value model looks for companies with high return on capital and earnings yields. NETAPP INC. ( NTAP ) is a large-cap growth stock in the Computer Storage Devices industry. The rating according to our strategy based on Joel Greenblat... »

Validea James P. O'Shaughnessy Strategy Daily Upgrade Report – 5/24/2019

Shutterstock photo The following are today’s upgrades for Validea’s Growth/Value Investor model based on the published strategy of James P. O’Shaughnessy . This two strategy approach offers a large-cap value model and a growth approach that looks for persisten t earnings growth and strong relative strength. LCI INDUSTRIES ( LCII ) is a mid-cap growth stock in the Mobile Homes &am... »

Validea David Dreman Strategy Daily Upgrade Report – 5/24/2019

Shutterstock photo The following are today’s upgrades for Validea’s Contrarian Investor model based on the published strategy of David Dreman . This contrarian strategy finds the most unpopular mid- and large-cap stocks in the market and looks for improving fundamentals. UNITED STATES CELLULAR CORP ( USM ) is a mid-cap growth stock in the Communications Services industry. The rating ac... »

Validea Benjamin Graham Strategy Daily Upgrade Report – 5/24/2019

Shutterstock photo The following are today’s upgrades for Validea’s Value Investor model based on the published strategy of Benjamin Graham . This deep value methodology screens for stocks that have low P/B and P/E ratios, along with low debt and solid long-term earnings growth. GAP INC ( GPS ) is a mid-cap value stock in the Retail (Apparel) industry. The rating according to our strat... »

5 Strong Midcap Stocks That Offer Value And Growth

Shutterstock photo Stocks are in a more volatile mood than what we’ve been used to in recent years, yet they are still trading close to all-time highs. As a result, one of the questions many investors find themselves asking is whether there are reasons to buy anything at these levels at all. I addressed some of the problems with the “buy low, sell high” attitude in this article &... »

Validea Peter Lynch Strategy Daily Upgrade Report – 5/24/2019

Shutterstock photo The following are today’s upgrades for Validea’s P/E/Growth Investor model based on the published strategy of Peter Lynch . This strategy looks for stocks trading at a reasonable price relative to earnings growth that also possess strong balance sheets. BANK OF NOVA SCOTIA ( BNS ) is a large-cap value stock in the Regional Banks industry. The rating according to our ... »

Validea Martin Zweig Strategy Daily Upgrade Report – 5/24/2019

Shutterstock photo The following are today’s upgrades for Validea’s Growth Investor model based on the published strategy of Martin Zweig . This strategy looks for growth stocks with persistent accelerating earnings and sales growth, reasonable valuations and low debt. OPEN BANK ( OPBK ) is a small-cap value stock in the Regional Banks industry. The rating according to our strategy bas... »

Validea Kenneth Fisher Strategy Daily Upgrade Report – 5/24/2019

Shutterstock photo The following are today’s upgrades for Validea’s Price/Sales Investor model based on the published strategy of Kenneth Fisher . This value strategy rewards stocks with low P/S ratios, long-term profit growth, strong free cash flow and consistent profit margins. SINA CORP ( SINA ) is a mid-cap growth stock in the Computer Services industry. The rating according to our... »

Validea Joseph Piotroski Strategy Daily Upgrade Report – 5/24/2019

Shutterstock photo The following are today’s upgrades for Validea’s Book/Market Investor model based on the published strategy of Joseph Piotroski . This value-quant strategy screens for high book-to-market stocks, and then separates out financially sound firms by looking at a host of improving financial criteria. VALHI, INC. ( VHI ) is a small-cap value stock in the Chemical Manufactu... »

Validea John Neff Strategy Daily Upgrade Report – 5/24/2019

Shutterstock photo The following are today’s upgrades for Validea’s Low PE Investor model based on the published strategy of John Neff . This strategy looks for firms with persisten t earnings growth that trade at a discount relative to their earnings growth and dividend yield. TCF FINANCIAL CORPORATION ( TCF ) is a mid-cap value stock in the Regional Banks industry. The rating accordi... »

Splunk Inc (SPLK) Q1 2019 Earnings Call Transcript

Image source: The Motley Fool. Splunk Inc (NASDAQ: SPLK) Q1 2019 Earnings Call May 23, 2019 , 4:30 p.m. ET Contents: Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: Operator Good day, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the Splunk Inc First Quarter 2020 Financial Results Call. At this time, all participants are in a listen-only mode. Later we will conduct a questio... »

Deckers Outdoor Corp (DECK) Q4 2019 Earnings Call Transcript

Image source: The Motley Fool. Deckers Outdoor Corp (NYSE: DECK) Q4 2019 Earnings Call May 23, 2019 , 4:30 p.m. ET Contents: Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: Operator Good afternoon, and thank you for standing by. Welcome to the Deckers Brands’ Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2019 Earnings Conference Call. At this time, all participants are in a ... »

Viasat Inc (VSAT) Q4 2019 Earnings Call Transcript

Image source: The Motley Fool. Viasat Inc (NASDAQ: VSAT) Q4 2019 Earnings Call May 23, 2019 , 5:00 p.m. ET Contents: Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: Operator Welcome to Viasat’s Fiscal Year 2019 Fourth Quarter Earnings Conference Call. Your host for today’s call is Mark Dankberg, Chairman and CEO. You may proceed, Mr. Dankberg. Mark Dankb... »

Guest Host Again Tonight

Shutterstock photo This is Brian Bolan filling in for the Ultimate Editor, Jim Giaquinto.  Jim will also be out again tomorrow and David Bartosiak is going to be the guest host for what could be a very lively session before the holiday weekend. Last night I led with the idea of this being a back and forth market and it was more of the same today.  The problem is, today was the step back ... »

Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (HPE) Q2 2019 Earnings Call Transcript

Image source: The Motley Fool. Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company (NYSE: HPE) Q2 2019 Earnings Call May 24, 2019 , 8:30 p.m. ET Contents: Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: Operator Good morning, good afternoon, and good evening, and welcome to the Second Quarter 2019 Hewlett Packard Enterprise Earnings Conference Call. My name is Jamie, and I will be y... »

5 Top Stock Trades for Friday: AMZN, HRL, LB, BBY

Shutterstock photo InvestorPlace – Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips The market is starting to pick a direction and for many trend traders, that’s great. They don’t care which direction the market is going in, as long as it’s going in one. Unfortunately, that direction may be lower. What makes this market so tough is, it takes one tweet from the president t... »

Forex Daily Recap – Greenback Slipped Amid Poor Unemployment, PMI, & New Home Sales Data

Shutterstock photo US Dollar Index The Greenback marked the day’s high as well as low levels within a bracket of three hours in the European session. The USD Index was taking rounds near its weekly top levels in the morning session. Following a few negative German and Eurozone reports, the EUR/USD pair had dropped significant levels reaching near bottom levels. Taking advantage of the situat... »

4 Stocks That Could Hike Dividends In June

Shutterstock photo As many of you know, each month I dedicate an article to informing you about stocks that are poised to put more cash in stockholders’ pockets. I scan the market for noteworthy special distributions on the horizon, as well as potential dividend hikes on the way over the next four to six weeks. I give special attention to outsized double-digit increases and reliable dividend... »

Market Close Report: NASDAQ Composite index closes at 7,628.28 down -122.56 points

Shutterstock photo Thursday’s session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index at 7,628.28. The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 2.22 billion. Declining stocks led advancers by 3.74 to 1 ratio. There were 664 advancers and 2485 decliners for the day. On the NASDAQ Stock Exchange 31 stocks reached a 52 week high and 120 those reaching lows totaled. The most active, advancers, decline... »

Health Care Sector Update for 05/23/2019: TARO,IOVA,NVCN,XBIT

Shutterstock photo Top Health Care Stocks JNJ +0.23% PFE -0.14% ABT -0.89% MRK +0.01% AMGN +0.46% Health care stocks stayed moderately lower this afternoon, including a slightly more than 0.7% decline for the NYSE Health Care Index while shares of health care companies in the S&P 500 also were down almost 0.6% as a group. The Nasdaq Biotechnology index was falling nearly 1%. Among health care ... »