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Fast Food Favorites

In his growth-focused Cabot Top Ten Trader, Mike Cintolo looks at a trio of fast-food stocks; a pizza play, a burger bet, and…

STRATEGIES

Graphic Evidence of UVXY Crudiness

Option trader Mark Sebastian, of OptionPit.com, charts the yearly progress of the volatility indices and warns traders that, unless…

STOCKS

Ensco: Still a Gem

Tickers: ESC

We are doubling down on a previously recommended offshore oil play; the stock has slumped due to the falling price of oil, caused by a stronger…

STOCKS

Cummins: A Paragon of “Growthiness”

Tickers: CMI, SPX

Growth is hard to come by, so shares are valuable for any company with both solid growth prospects and a way to grow growth, which is why MoneyShow’s…

STOCKS

CalAmp: Tracking Mobil Assets

Tickers: CAMP

Market corrections are not fun when you’re in the middle of them but they’re not all bad and they’re not unusual and—in the long run—they…

OPTIONS

What Are Stock Options?

For those traders who have not ventured into the world of options yet, now is the perfect time to jump in with both feet. Here, David Frank,…

STOCKS

Callon: A Permian Pick

Tickers: CPE

Our latest featured small-cap idea is an energy exploration and production company focused primarily on the Permian Basin in Texas, suggests Jim…

STOCKS

Cytec: Top Pick Among Splits

Tickers: CYT

PE and price-to-book ratios are the first numbers I look at when evaluating a new split announcement. It doesn’t matter how great a company is—you…

STOCKS

DRIP Investors: Bet on Baker Hughes

The latest bout of doom-and-gloom could be expected, following a few weeks of sharply lower stock prices and speculation about the lasting effect…