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  • Emerging Markets Pros Point to the Buys

    Barron's This Week Magazine
    29 Aug 2015 | 12:14 am
    As the developing world takes a drubbing, we talk to asset managers about what they are buying.
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    Barron's Most Emailed Today
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    Barron's Most Emailed This Week
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  • Follow Up

    Barron's Most Viewed Today
    29 Aug 2015 | 12:35 am
    Pickup in revenue growth and higher margins from cost cutting should goose the stock.
  • Carl Icahn Digs Freeport McMoRan and So Do We

    Barron's Most Viewed This Week
    28 Aug 2015 | 4:22 pm
    “Icahn is one of the best instinct investors of all time and often invests at the right point in a cycle.”
 
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  • Follow Up

    29 Aug 2015 | 12:35 am
    Google Shares Still Have 20% UpsidePickup in revenue growth and higher margins from cost cutting should goose the stock.Follow UpPickup in revenue growth and higher margins from cost cutting should goose the stock.
  • Review

    29 Aug 2015 | 12:35 am
    Start-Up Recipe: Take Foodies, Add SimplicityNew ventures like Blue Apron, HelloFresh, and Plated cater to those who like cooking but want to avoid shopping and leftovers. Valuations are turning savory.ReviewEdited by Robin Goldwyn BlumenthalNew ventures cater to those who like cooking but want to avoid shopping and leftovers. Valuations are turning savory.
 
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    Barron's Most Viewed Today

  • Follow Up

    29 Aug 2015 | 12:35 am
    Pickup in revenue growth and higher margins from cost cutting should goose the stock.
  • Review

    29 Aug 2015 | 12:35 am
    New ventures cater to those who like cooking but want to avoid shopping and leftovers. Valuations are turning savory.
  • Preview

    29 Aug 2015 | 12:34 am
    A Wall Street strategist reports that slumping commodity prices can signal a pickup in economic growth. Central banks’ move will aid too.
  • Bargains in the Rubble

    29 Aug 2015 | 12:14 am
    As the developing world takes a drubbing, we talk to asset managers about what they are buying.
  • Quantitative Easing Redux?

    29 Aug 2015 | 12:09 am
    Fed officials always try to disconnect the bank’s actions from stock-market gyrations, but history doesn’t support that indifference.
 
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    Barron's Most Viewed Month

  • Follow Up

    29 Aug 2015 | 12:35 am
    Pickup in revenue growth and higher margins from cost cutting should goose the stock.
  • Review

    29 Aug 2015 | 12:35 am
    New ventures cater to those who like cooking but want to avoid shopping and leftovers. Valuations are turning savory.
  • Preview

    29 Aug 2015 | 12:34 am
    A Wall Street strategist reports that slumping commodity prices can signal a pickup in economic growth. Central banks’ move will aid too.
  • Bargains in the Rubble

    29 Aug 2015 | 12:14 am
    As the developing world takes a drubbing, we talk to asset managers about what they are buying.
  • Quantitative Easing Redux?

    29 Aug 2015 | 12:09 am
    Fed officials always try to disconnect the bank’s actions from stock-market gyrations, but history doesn’t support that indifference.
 
 
 
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    Barron's Cover Story

  • Bargains Beckon as U.S. Stocks Bottom

    28 Aug 2015 | 11:32 pm
    After last week’s market selloff and rebound, stocks of companies such as GE, JPMorgan Chase, Merck, and BlackRock offer value plus income.
  • Cancer: The New Cure

    26 Aug 2015 | 12:00 pm
    Bristol-Myers Squibb, Merck, and Roche Group are making real gains in the promising new field of immuno-oncology.
  • Time to Buy Commodities

    21 Aug 2015 | 3:25 pm
    Sentiment on energy and gold -- and oil and metals stocks -- may be nearing capitulation. Now is a good time to lean against the wind and start to buy.
  • China's Yuan Could Fall 10% or More

    14 Aug 2015 | 10:40 pm
    Up & Down Wall Street: History suggests that China’s currency devaluation won’t be a one-time move. More trouble ahead for multinational consumer stocks.
  • Answering God's Call

    6 Aug 2015 | 12:06 pm
    Wells Fargo Advisors’ former CEO Danny Ludeman launches efforts to help ex-convicts adjust to life after prison.
 
 
 
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    Barron's Current Yield

  • The Head Winds of High Yield

    28 Aug 2015 | 10:37 pm
    The market turmoil have raised yields on junk bonds but deepened concern about their safety. Strategists urge caution.
  • The Allure of Muni Bonds

    22 Aug 2015 | 12:04 am
    High-quality municipal bonds are a good bet if you want more income and a high degree of safety.
  • Bond Market Shrugs Off China's Devaluation

    14 Aug 2015 | 10:41 pm
    China fears make for good headlines, but bond investors have little to worry about. Bond prices did not take a hit in the wake of China’s devaluation of the yuan.
  • The Risk in Appropriation Bonds

    7 Aug 2015 | 10:41 pm
    Problems in Puerto Rico and Chicago point to the dangers of this type of municipal bond.
  • Protecting Yourself From M&A

    1 Aug 2015 | 12:15 am
    With a record number of mergers and acquisitions, bondholders need to protect their fixed income from increased leverage.
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    Barron's Review

  • Review

    29 Aug 2015 | 12:35 am
    New ventures cater to those who like cooking but want to avoid shopping and leftovers. Valuations are turning savory.
  • Review

    21 Aug 2015 | 10:57 pm
    Faced with a state decree to cut water usage, clubs are getting creative in maintaining their courses.
  • Review

    17 Aug 2015 | 8:50 am
    Weighing in on China’s economic growth in the wake of the big drop in the Chinese yuan.
  • Review

    14 Aug 2015 | 10:40 pm
    More and more professionals are using outdoor spaces rigged up with Wi-Fi, desks, and conferences. It’s like class outside on campuses.
  • Review

    1 Aug 2015 | 1:38 am
    Weighing in on Hillary Clinton’s proposal to increase capital-gains taxes on short-term investments for top earners.
 
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    29 Aug 2015 | 12:34 am
    A Wall Street strategist reports that slumping commodity prices can signal a pickup in economic growth. Central banks’ move will aid too.
  • Preview

    21 Aug 2015 | 10:57 pm
    A best seller helps children doze off, while over a quarter of adults keep tossing and turning. Spas are developing treatments.
  • Preview

    17 Aug 2015 | 8:49 am
    SoulCycle, which plans to go public soon, has a devoted fan base, a messianic mission, and a hefty price for its classes.
  • Preview

    14 Aug 2015 | 10:41 pm
    The forecast for the sector is among the weakest this season, for reasons from a greater savings rate to China’s economic woes.
  • Preview

    1 Aug 2015 | 1:38 am
    A former SpaceX employee has assembled a design team including an astronaut and a rocket scientist to build comfortable high heels.
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    Barron's Follow Up

  • Follow Up

    29 Aug 2015 | 12:35 am
    Pickup in revenue growth and higher margins from cost cutting should goose the stock.
  • Did Tougher Bank Rules Help Fuel the Market Carnage?

    28 Aug 2015 | 10:30 pm
    Lack of liquidity seems to have added to a turbulent opening Monday, in which some funds traded well below their net asset values.
  • Follow Up

    27 Aug 2015 | 11:02 am
    Problems have knocked the stock down 12%, and next year will be challenging.
  • Oil Prices Are Heading Toward $20 a Barrel

    17 Aug 2015 | 8:52 am
    As large speculators liquidate positions, crude could cascade to $20, creating a buying opportunity.
  • Follow Up

    17 Aug 2015 | 8:50 am
    Berkshire Hathaway’s acquisition of Precision Castparts could produce an attractive return.
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    Barron's Mailbag

  • Mailbag

    28 Aug 2015 | 10:37 pm
    Letters to Barron’s about falling oil prices, income inequality, and Warren Buffett’s admiration for IBM.
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    22 Aug 2015 | 12:11 am
    Letters from Barron’s readers on these topics
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    14 Aug 2015 | 10:41 pm
    Letters to Barron’s about executive charity, the problems with Medicare and Medicaid, and Calpers’ investments in alternative energy
  • Mailbag

    7 Aug 2015 | 7:02 pm
    Letters about excessive optimism, Warren Buffett, and Uber’s popularity.
  • Mailbag

    7 Aug 2015 | 10:26 am
    Letters to Barron’s about the July 13 Cover Story, “Bye-Bye Bond Funds.”
 
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    Stocks to Watch

  • Stocks: ‘It’s Really Not 1998. It’s Worse.’

    Ben Levisohn
    28 Aug 2015 | 1:12 pm
    And on the 5th day of the week, the market rested. F. Martin Ramin/The Wall Street Journal The S&P 500 ticked up 0.1% to 1,988.87 today, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 0.1% to 16,643.01. The Nasdaq Composite rose 0.3% to 4,828.32. The real story, however, was the market’s wild swings during the first […]
  • Gilead & Amgen Account for Nearly 75% of the Biotech Profit Pool

    Ben Levisohn
    28 Aug 2015 | 12:33 pm
    Bernstein’s Geoffrey Porges and Vincent Chen note that Amgen (AMGN) and Gilead Sciences (GILD) make up 71% of the biotech industry profit pool–but only Gilead has above-average return on invested capital. They explain: munish sharma/Reuters The overall size and makeup of the biotech industry’s profit pool has changed dramatically over the past ten years. (We […]
  • Yes, Here are 10 More Oversold Stocks to Consider Buying

    Ben Levisohn
    28 Aug 2015 | 11:02 am
    Are you tired of seeing lists of oversold stocks that might be worth buying? I sure hope not, because here’s one more. Like the others, Fundstrat’s Thomas Lee and team believe the stock market is heading for a sustained bounce–but their ten oversold large-cap stocks that could be worth a look, including Skechers USA (SKX), Amgen […]
  • When Doves Cry: Stocks Little Changed Following Fischer Speech

    Ben Levisohn
    28 Aug 2015 | 9:45 am
    Stocks are mixed today following a Jackson Holde speech by Stanley Fischer, Vice Chairman of the Federal Reserve. SUSAN WALSH/ASSOCIATED PRESS The S&P 500 has dipped 0.1% to 1,985.67, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average is off 0.2% at 16,620.26. The Nasdaq Composite has ticked up 0.1% to 4,816.38. Doves were hoping that Fischer might […]
  • Tesla: That’s a Whole Lot of Lithium

    Ben Levisohn
    28 Aug 2015 | 9:32 am
    According to the Wall Street Journal, Tesla Motors (TSLA) reached a long-term agreement to secure enough lithium hydroxide for its batter factory. Global Equities Research’s Trip Chowdhry calls Tesla’s GigaFactory “the key strategic differentiator” for the upstart automaker: Associated Press Tesla has secured long-term supplier agreements with Bacanora Minerals Ltd, and Rare Earth Minerals PLC, […]
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    Tech Trader Daily

  • Splunk Slumps: Pricey Stock Outweighs Upbeat Performance

    Tiernan Ray
    28 Aug 2015 | 12:48 pm
    Shares of data mining and analytics firm Splunk(SPLK) are down $1.89, or 3%, at $62.35, giving up last night’s after-hours gains following a better-than-expected fiscal Q2 report and outlook. There seems little with which to quibble in the results themselves. As one analyst put it, “the biggest investor pushback on SPLK remains valuation.” Splunk stock fetches 461 […]
  • OmniVision Slips: In the Outlook, Rumblings of Apple’s iPhone

    Tiernan Ray
    28 Aug 2015 | 9:25 am
    Shares of camera sensor chip maker OmniVision Technologies (OVTI), which is in the process of being bought out by Chinese investment group Hua Capital Management, are down 25 cents, or 1%, at $23.30, after the company yesterday afternoon beat fiscal Q1 expectations, but missed by a wide margin with its outlook for this quarter. As […]
  • Autodesk Down 4% But Street Sees Silver Lining in Subscription Transition

    Tiernan Ray
    28 Aug 2015 | 8:32 am
    Shares of design software maker Autodesk (ADSK) are down $2.14, or 4%, at $47.86, recovering from the worst of an after-hours sell-off last night following a much-lower-than-expected fiscal Q3 forecast from the company. The proximate cause is that the company is picking up speed moving to a model where it sells its users a subscription, which […]
  • Cisco, Arista et al: Buy the Comms Sell-Off, Says Wells

    Tiernan Ray
    28 Aug 2015 | 7:50 am
    Wells Fargo’s communications equipment analyst Jess Lubert this morning pounds the table for his favorite networking names, including Cisco Systems (CSCO) and Arista Networks (ANET), arguing a 10% sell off the last two weeks provides “an attractive entry point.” Fundamentals overall are actually improving for the group, writes Lubert: To this point, we believe enterprise network […]
  • Violin Memory Plunges 26%: FYQ2 Rev, Q3 View Miss

    Tiernan Ray
    27 Aug 2015 | 3:47 pm
    Shares of flash-memory storage technology vendor Violin Memory  (VMEM) are down 63 cents, or 26%, at $1.80, in late trading, after the company this afternoon reported fiscal Q2 revenue that missed analysts’ expectations, and also missed with its forecast for revenue this quarter, but trumpeted a smaller-than-expected net loss. Revenue in the three months ended in July […]
 
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