The LSI Model Dividend Stock Portfolio has added stocks from such growth stories as Indonesia, Mexico and Turkey.
The big question is how long will the swoon last. The central bank remains worried that moderate economic growth isn't good enough, while growth world-wide is stallling.
Stocks are higher as investors appear to be more cheered by corporate earnings reports than they are disappointed by global manufacturing data.
This insurer offers a powering and growing franchise at a depressed stock price.
Investors also eye earnings from several key US companies.
Mattel is upgraded to 'buy,' and Qualcomm is initiated with a 'buy.'
Stocks are lower, pushing the S&P 500 off the five-year high it reached Friday.
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