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Some Investors bought $KITE at $87.8

It's always incredible for a company developing a new innovation in an existing field when its tech yields satisfying results. Recent news of the Kite Pharma (NASDAQ: KITE) acquisition by Gilead Sciences (NASDAQ: GILD) for close to $12 billion and the general rise of the KITE stock even prior to the acquisition - from $87.8 in mid-June all the way to over $179 yesterday - has been thrilling to watch. To say the
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Juniper (NYSE: JNPR) Is Attracting All Kinds of Interest

This is the second communications stock we're talking about this week. After covering Ciena Corp. yesterday, we got quite interesting feedback on the sector in general and other telecom stocks in particular. So well, Juniper Networks (NYSE: JNPR) is going through a very interesting phase. After going from about $20 all the way over $30 in less than a year, the stock saw some correction, falling about 10% in just
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Does PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL) Still Have Room For Growth

After hovering between high 30s and low 40s for the better part of the last one year, PayPal (NASDAQ: PYPL) started breaking out in April and went from $42.63 to $54.39 (June 8).  Thing to see is if the stock has reached its max potential for a while or is there still room for mid-to-long term growth that value investors can still take advantage of. Reaction to Wall Street Opinions Confidence Meter, reflecting
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Looking At The Lockheed Martin (NYSE:LMT) Stock

Taking a break from writing about tech stocks, we're looking at aerospace stocks today in this post. Interestingly, the change in political landscape seems to have done more good than bad for these stocks - something the markets were not completely sure of since the government has such a huge impact on it. Wall Street Opinion on Aerospace Stocks [caption id="attachment_1706" align="aligncenter" width="640"] Aerospace Stocks Wall St Opinion[/caption] Noticeably, the
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Wall St. Still Bullish on Apple (AAPL)

Apple Inc (NASDAQ: AAPL) is arguably the most active stock in the market. Much like the cult following that the brand commands, the Apple stock has its fair share of passionate followers/investors. And, perhaps, rightly so. The stock has consistently broken new ground - going up from $94.83 to $144.53 in the last one year. In fact, the last 2 months have seen the stock rise almost 5% as well. (more…)
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Are You Saving or Investing?

Two quick questions to make note of before reading further: 1. How old are you? 2. How much are you looking to put in the markets? Based on your responses above, you might want to think about your money in the following ways - “If I lose this money today, can i make it back?”, “Is this money meant for a later purchase a few years down the line?” (more…)
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About Generating The Best Investing Ideas

Picking the right stocks is at the core of being a successful investor. With over 10,000 stocks listed on US exchanges alone, there’s always a chance you might be missing opportunities ‘coz you’re not looking hard enough. Different investors have different approaches to identifying stocks, but the best investors have a streamlined workflow and they value their workflow more than the stocks they invest in. Seasoned investors have the ability
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Are you fighting the market? Or investing for life?

Ever wondered why you often find yourself trying to outperform the market while some of the seasoned investors seem to be playing safer? As investors the first thing we owe ourselves is to decide what “kind of investor” we will be before we dive into the deep end of the pool. And generally our investment style is governed by the amount of money we are looking to invest.  (more…)
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3 NEW Things To Consider When You Pick Your First Stock Broker

This post is for you if you’re a new investor considering investing in some stocks to get your feet wet. “First” is the operational word in that headline. It assumes that you are just starting out as an investor. It also assumes that you're not very seasoned with practical investing - although it definitely helps if you have some “play investing” background which would indicate that you know the ropes