Based on historical yield, these stocks are high-quality growth-and-income ideas for long-term investors.
Historical patterns suggest that now through the end of the year is the time.
The world's leading heavy-equipment maker is building profits.
These blue chips are positioned to boost R&D, acquisitions, buybacks and dividends.
With high-quality assets, this low-cost driller is poised to be a big winner if natural gas prices turn up.
Insiders turn bullish on the circuit maker with one director buying a $2 million position.
An energy-sector specialist thinks these stocks are a screaming bargain.
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