Verizon's disappointing investors, but you don't need shock and awe to rate a good buy.
This Indonesian telecom company stands to benefit from the country's improving economy and credit rating.
PepsiCo just misses Wall Street estimates, but it's still a good stock for uncertain times.
China sees a record jump in imports, which is a boon for its trading partners.
Inventories were down in December, calming fears about the strength of the recovery.
Are the euro's troubles and China's lending problems tied up in the same crisis? Whatever the answer, the US is still the wild card.
Central bank actions in India could pull the banking sector down. This may be a time to jump in.
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