In this Investor Beat: Research firm IDC reports that global shipments of personal computers declined 14% in the first quarter. What does this mean for investors? Also, some stocks making big moves today.
The market's run is relentless, so better find solid old growth stocks that aren't too expensive.
Core brand sales grew since 2011 and performance continues to ramp up.
These aren't ever going to be crushed, but could certainly stumble.
The interest in these online ad company and a supermarket chain rises as the M&A market heats up.
Elan is upgraded to 'market perform,' and Affymax is downgraded to 'neutral.'
As an investor, I feel endless pain in hearing people say it's all about the central bank. If only I could forget the hard work of picking good stocks.
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Six weeks later, most Americans have forgotten about the 2014 tax season -- except those who didn't file by the April 15 deadline.
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