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  • Airline Earnings to Keep Flying High

    24 Oct 2014 | 11:59 am
    Airline Earnings to Keep Flying HighImperial Group looks at Alaska Air, Allegiant Travel, American, JetBlue, Southwest, and United Continental.Airline Earnings to Keep Flying HighImperial Group looks at Alaska Air, Allegiant Travel, American, JetBlue, Southwest, and United Continental.
  • Blemishes in the Stock Market's Pretty Picture

    24 Oct 2014 | 11:48 am
    Blemishes in the Stock Market’s Pretty Picture The Wall Street Journal and Economist detail problems shadowing U.S. blue chips and the European economy. Blemishes in the Stock Market’s Pretty Picture By John KimelmanThe Wall Street Journal and Economist detail problems shadowing U.S. blue chips and the European economy.
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    Barron's Cover Story

  • Invest Like a Tech Tycoon

    21 Oct 2014 | 8:59 am
    Silicon Valley moguls are investing smarter, with help from private bankers. Where to find safety nets for risk-takers.
  • The Bull Will Be Back

    20 Oct 2014 | 8:28 am
    America’s money managers say stocks will resume their climb after a short but needed time out, according to our latest Big Money Poll.
  • Time to Buy Samsung

    13 Oct 2014 | 10:51 am
    It’s hard to think of another huge company with a stock as cheap as South Korea’s Samsung Electronics. Its shares could rally 50%.
  • Fidelity's Bright Stars

    7 Oct 2014 | 12:57 pm
    Joel Tillinghast and Will Danoff are renowned stockpickers closing in on 25 years managing funds for Fidelity. What’s next?
  • Don't Panic!

    20 Sep 2014 | 1:40 am
    Americans have been told over and over again we're unprepared for retirement. But new research says the news isn't so dire.
 
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    Barron's Features

  • China's Rail Ambitions a Route to Lasting Growth

    24 Oct 2014 | 2:58 am
    China’s rail stocks have had rough ride, but westward expansion means investors should stay on-board.
  • Secrets of the All-Stars

    19 Oct 2014 | 7:52 pm
    Barron’s presents the best of the best advisors: Here are investment ideas from 15 who made our Top 100 list for 10 straight years.
  • Disk-Drive Wild Card

    18 Oct 2014 | 7:51 am
    Disk-drive maker Western Digital is an inexpensive way to get exposure to big data. Trading at 10 times profits, with a big cash cushion.
  • Zurich Insurance: Time for Growth

    18 Oct 2014 | 7:47 am
    The multi-line insurer has suffered some blows but has solid insurance results and a hefty 6% payout—and better investment returns could give the stock a lift.
  • Stock-Market Bargains Abound After Last Week's Selloff

    18 Oct 2014 | 6:48 am
    Valuations are cheaper, even as business fundamentals are improving. Why Disney, Pfizer, E*Trade, and Chevron look attractive. Plus, a construction play for your shopping cart.
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    Barron's Economic Beat

  • Economist Sees Slow, Solid Gains for Stocks

    24 Oct 2014 | 8:05 pm
    Applied Global Macro Research’s Carsten Valgreen, who tracks the market with data that track the broad economy, sees stocks rising 5% to 8% annually over next three years.
  • This Nobel Is No Prize

    20 Oct 2014 | 7:31 am
    The economics committee’s award to Jean Tirole honors a flawed view of financial regulation.
  • U.S. Job Gains Ramp Up

    7 Oct 2014 | 1:12 pm
    Jobless rate slides to 5.9%, as September’s job-creation numbers look strong and August’s are revised higher. Workforce-participation rate remains weak.
  • Some Economic Sinners in Need of Atonement

    26 Sep 2014 | 11:16 pm
    The Affordable Care Act was endorsed by more than 300 economists in January 2011, but economists have since pointed out the ACA's disincentive effect on job creation.
  • Count on Growth of 3.5%

    20 Sep 2014 | 12:51 am
    Better outooks for jobs, shopping and housing are all keeping the economy on track. Lower oil prices help, too.
 
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    Barron's Electronic Investor

  • New Tools for Options

    18 Oct 2014 | 8:12 am
    Alibaba’s huge IPO has spurred interest in the U.S. options market. Here are trading platforms from Schwab, Quantcha, and OptionsPlay.
  • Where to Profit This Earnings Season

    11 Oct 2014 | 12:10 am
    Websites Estimize and Zacks break down quarterly profits in just about every way possible to pinpoint the “surprises.”
  • Robo-Advisors Multiply

    26 Sep 2014 | 11:21 pm
    A recent financial technology conference underscored the rise of the automated money manager. Now one's tackling the defined contribution market.
  • The John Bogle of Websites

    20 Sep 2014 | 1:13 am
    New site FeeX joins SigFig in searching for ways to cut those nasty fees that reduce your returns.
  • Behind the Numbers

    12 Sep 2014 | 11:48 pm
    Websites New Constructs and GuruFocus help investors get the benefit of first-rate analysis of corporate accounting.
 
 
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    Barron's Review

  • Review

    24 Oct 2014 | 9:34 pm
    Experts weigh in on what investors should expect from Facebook’s earnings report.
  • Review

    18 Oct 2014 | 7:59 am
    Oil-industry experts weigh in on whether–and how low–gasoline prices will fall.
  • Review

    10 Oct 2014 | 11:52 pm
    After taking a beating during long market rally, the shorts are pulling in profits as their bets against once highflying stocks pay off.
  • Review

    7 Oct 2014 | 1:30 pm
    Three experts weigh in on whether the stock market’s recent declines signal the start of a larger selloff.
  • Review

    26 Sep 2014 | 11:38 pm
    Big-company IPOs beat the market by two percentage points annually in their first three years of trading. Small firms underperformed by six points.
 
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    Barron's Preview

  • Preview

    24 Oct 2014 | 9:38 pm
    A recent study of academics’ theories of how to beat the market shows that most are about as accurate as a Ouija board.
  • Preview

    18 Oct 2014 | 7:00 am
    Amid the Ebola panic, traders have been investing in companies that make protective gear. But the trades are highly speculative.
  • Preview

    10 Oct 2014 | 11:21 pm
    Turns out the mania is for the flavoring, not the fleshy gourd itself.
  • Preview

    7 Oct 2014 | 1:31 pm
    Divorce’s trauma hurts investment performance along gender lines. And intriguingly, male and female results differ after breakup.
  • Preview

    26 Sep 2014 | 11:40 pm
    Art-secured lending, despite its tumultuous history, is expanding amid the rise in art values.
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    Barron's Follow Up

  • Top Advisor in Apparent Suicide as Fund Draws Questions

    24 Oct 2014 | 10:37 pm
    Convergent Wealth Advisors’ David Zier found dead after apparent irregularities are discovered in a fund he ran outside the firm
  • $75 Oil Is Still on the Way

    18 Oct 2014 | 6:48 am
    Sorry, Mr. Putin: Last week’s oil-price drop was just a trial run for a trip to $75–or less.
  • Follow Up

    13 Oct 2014 | 12:11 pm
    With forecasters pegging growth at 4%, companies such as Wal-Mart Stores and DSW stand to benefit.
  • Follow-Up

    7 Oct 2014 | 1:32 pm
    Our counter-consensus prediction of lower prices earlier this year is starting to become reality.
  • Follow Up

    26 Sep 2014 | 11:41 pm
    Improvement in credit-card operations sets stage for further gains in the stock. And weak sales, heavy dividend and debt load hurt Theravance shares.
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    Barron's Mailbag

  • Mailbag

    18 Oct 2014 | 7:26 am
    Letters to Barron’s about market action, Amazon and authors, and the dire condition of the U.S. government and what it means for the economy.
  • Mailbag

    10 Oct 2014 | 10:47 pm
    Letters to Barron’s about the impact of Obamacare and economists, a possible threat to the tax advantage of Roth IRAs, and more.
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    7 Oct 2014 | 1:33 pm
    Letters to Barron’s about Morningstar’s coverage of the DoubleLine Total Return Bond Fund, bullish and bearish views of economic growth, and the character-building virtue of hard physical labor.
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    27 Sep 2014 | 12:14 am
    Letters to the editor on an incredible lesson on investing, carrying little debt in retirement, the cost of war, and growth prospects through 2015.
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    20 Sep 2014 | 12:47 am
    Letters to Barron's about foreign students, what's right with Iowa and what's wrong with a value-added tax.
 
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    Barron's Fund of Information

  • Hedge Funds' Assets Rise, Even as Gains Fall

    24 Oct 2014 | 8:33 pm
    One hope for the industry: mutual funds that invest in hedge funds.
  • Funds for a Volatile Market

    18 Oct 2014 | 6:46 am
    These mutual funds have done well in past downturns, without missing out on the big gains when the market reverses itself. Plus, how to evaluate the best funds for a volatile market.
  • How Mutual Fund Traders Operate

    10 Oct 2014 | 10:36 pm
    Fund companies have a multitude of strategies to keep trading costs low—which is good, because those costs come directly out of investor returns.
  • Last Man Standing in Russia

    27 Sep 2014 | 12:54 am
    Prosperity Capital perseveres as other hedge fund firms withdraw from Moscow. "Investing in companies not Putin."
  • The Trouble With Stars

    20 Sep 2014 | 1:15 am
    Morningstar's star rating gives you a quick way of seeing where a mutual fund has been. The analyst rating is a better gauge of where it's going.
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    Stocks to Watch

  • Yeah, I’m Thinking I’m Back: S&P 500 Nearly Erases October Loss; Nasdaq Gains Most Since 2011

    Ben Levisohn
    24 Oct 2014 | 2:30 pm
    In John Wick, Keanu Reeves plays a former hit man who gets back in the game after mobsters kill his dog. Not only is that among the more plausible reasons I’ve heard recently for someone go on a killing spree, you also get to hear Keanu utter the line, “Yeah, I’m thinking I’m back” in [...]
  • Barclays’ 11 Small & Midcap Companies to Buy Now

    Ben Levisohn
    24 Oct 2014 | 11:59 am
    Barclays’ Venu Krishna and Elias Krauklis have come up with a list of 11 small and mid-sized companies that have improving fundamentals and solid risk/reward characteristics, including Buffalo Wild Wings (BWLD), Terex (TEX) and Eclipse Resources (ECR). Kirshna and Krauklis explain how they made their selections: …we continue to see a greater focus on improving [...]
  • Celgene: What Happened to the Buybacks?

    Ben Levisohn
    24 Oct 2014 | 11:29 am
    There wasn’t much to complain about in Celgene (CELG) earnings report yesterday, which caused the biotech company’s shares to pop 6%. Bernstein’s Geoffrey Porges and Wen Shi point to Celgene’s declining buybacks: During the quarter the company purchased a relatively modest 2.8mm shares for $252mm, compared to $2.2bn in share buybacks in the first half [...]
  • Never Mind Ebola, Airline Stocks Keep Flying

    Ben Levisohn
    24 Oct 2014 | 11:05 am
    Yesterday, we learned that New York had its first reported case of Ebola but that hasn’t stopped investors from piling into American Airlines (AAL), Delta Air Lines (DAL) and JetBlue (JBLU) today. Parker Eshelman/The Wall Street Shares of American Airlines have gained 1.6% to $39.10 at 2:00 p.m. today, while Delta Air Lines has jumped [...]
  • Ford Motor: What Now?

    Ben Levisohn
    24 Oct 2014 | 10:49 am
    What looked to be a higher open for Ford Motor (F) has turned into a massive loss despite the fact that the automaker beat earnings forecasts. Zuma Press Ford reported a profit of 24 cents a share, beating forecasts for 19 cents, but clearly something else is going on. Could it be the high cost [...]
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    Tech Trader Daily

  • HP May Unwind 3Com China Networking Biz, Says WSJ

    Tiernan Ray
    24 Oct 2014 | 4:35 pm
    Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) is apparently not done right-sizing itself. The Wall Street Journal‘s Rick Carew and Dana Mattioli this evening report the company is looking to sell its networking business in China and is talking to private equity firms about the matter, citing multiple unnamed sources. The reported asking price is $5 billion. HP’s China network equipment division came out of the [...]
  • GoPro Drops 9%: Oppenheimer Says Sell, Media Strategy Dicey

    Tiernan Ray
    24 Oct 2014 | 12:47 pm
    Shares of adventure camera maker GoPro (GPRO) are down $7.24, or 9%, at $71.91, after Oppenheimer & Co.’s Andrew Uerkwitz this morning started coverage of the stock with an Underperform rating, and a $45 price target, writing that while “it should be commended for its product, brand, and the market it created,” nevertheless, “With the first [...]
  • Ericsson Slips: Q3 Sales Beat, But Margins are a Struggle

    Tiernan Ray
    24 Oct 2014 | 12:31 pm
    Shares of telecom equipment vendor Ericsson (ERIC) are down 36 cents, or 3%, at $11.45, after the company this morning reported Q3 revenue and that topped analysts’ expectations, but missed on the bottom line. Revenue in the three months ended in September rose 9%, year over year, to 56.64 billion Swedish Krona ($7.9 billion), yielding EPS of [...]
  • Freescale Rising: Chip Stocks Shrug Off Soft Outlook

    Tiernan Ray
    24 Oct 2014 | 10:04 am
    Shares of chip stocks are undaunted today by a weaker-than-expected forecast yesterday afternoon from Freescale Semiconductor (FSL). Given the worries a week ago or so about the chip market broadly speaking, following a warning from Microchip Technology (MCHP), the semi names were vulnerable to any signs of broad weakness, but they have powered through the soft [...]
  • Amazon ‘Fire’ Sale: Down 7% on Q3 Miss, Q4 View: Two Downgrades, Price Targets Slashed.

    Tiernan Ray
    24 Oct 2014 | 9:23 am
    Shares of Amazon.com (AMZN) are down $22.20, or 7.1%, at $290.98, after the company yesterday after the company yesterday afternoon reported Q3 revenue that missed analysts’ expectations, and a deeper-than-expected loss, and also missed consensus with its Q4 view.  It was a grab-bag of concerns, including the slowest rate of sales of media products, which [...]
 
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