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20 value stocks whose growth potential is overlooked by investors

20 value stocks whose growth potential is overlooked by investors

After a years-long bull market in growth stocks, the beleaguered value strategy has outperformed this year, as rising interest rates apply pressure on equities. Below is a screen of large-cap value stocks that have growth characteristics. This may serve as a starting point for your own stock-selection research in a difficult market environment. First, let’s …

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The Japanese yen's plunge is the most 'textbook-driven' currency move in 30 years, analyst says

The Japanese yen’s plunge is the most ‘textbook-driven’ currency move in 30 years, analyst says

The worst is not over for the Japanese yen — it could plummet even further in the coming months, according to Jesper Koll, director of financial services firm Monex Group.  “I think the parabolic overshoot is still on track, so I expect we’re going to see 150, 160 at some point over the next couple …

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Liftoff on Blue Origin

Blue Origin launches 6 people on company’s 6th space tourism mission

Blue Origin’s sixth crewed spaceflight is in the books.  The company’s New Shepard suborbital vehicle carried six people to the final frontier this morning (Aug. 4), including a few who notched spaceflight firsts. New Shepard lifted off from Blue Origin’s West Texas site at 9:57 a.m. EDT (1357 GMT) and was back on Earth about …

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AMD, PayPal, Starbucks, Uber, Paramount, and Other Stocks for Investors to Watch This Week

AMD, PayPal, Starbucks, Uber, Paramount, and Other Stocks to Watch This Week

It’s the peak stretch of second-quarter earnings season, with roughly 150 S&P 500 firms scheduled to report this week. The highlights on the economic calendar will be a pair of purchasing managers’ index readings and jobs Friday. Wednesday’s earnings highlights will be Booking Holdings , CVS Health , eBay , and Moderna . Thursday will …

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AMD, PayPal, Starbucks, Uber, Paramount, and Other Stocks for Investors to Watch This Week

AMD, PayPal, Starbucks, Uber, Paramount, and Other Stocks for Investors to Watch This Week

It’s the peak stretch of second-quarter earnings season, with roughly 150 S&P 500 firms scheduled to report this week. The highlights on the economic calendar will be a pair of purchasing managers’ index readings and jobs Friday. Wednesday’s earnings highlights will be Booking Holdings , CVS Health , eBay , and Moderna . Thursday will …

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These 20 stocks still have at least 48% upside, analysts say, despite the S&P 500's 8% gain from its lows

These 20 stocks still have at least 48% upside, analysts say, despite the S&P 500’s 8% gain from its lows

The S&P 500 has climbed 8% since June 16, when it closed at its lowest point this year. While the benchmark index is still down 17% this year, analysts expect it to soar 21% over the next 12 months. Not every sector has rallied. For example, the S&P 500 energy sector pulled back 8% from …

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‘America is expensive’: NYC tourists spending less over Biden inflation, merchants say

‘America is expensive’: NYC tourists spending less over Biden inflation, merchants say

Americans aren’t the only ones outraged by surging inflation — even tourists are suffering sticker shock when they touch down in the Big Apple! Small business owners raised the specter that skyrocketing prices were hurting the city’s crucial tourism sector as the Bureau of Labor Statistics said Wednesday that the Consumer Price Index hit 9.1% …

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Americans hoping for European vacations this summer should prepare for one thing: chaos

Americans hoping for European vacations this summer should prepare for one thing: chaos

Some airlines and airports are struggling with the post-covid demand for travel. Anadolu Agency | Anadolu Agency | Getty Images LONDON — Delays, cancellations and strikes. It’s been a messy time for many European tourist hotspots as airlines and airports struggle to cope with pent-up travel demand after Covid-19 lockdowns. Thousands of flights have been …

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Stocks Had a Nasty 6 Months. The Second Half Could Be Ugly Too.

Stocks Had a Nasty 6 Months. The Second Half Could Be Ugly Too.

Text size Bond markets are pricing in significant additional interest-rate hikes this year, but some stock analysts’ earnings forecasts remain optimistic. Michael Nagle/Bloomberg It was a first half destined to haunt investors. The past six months were historically bad for stocks, bonds, cryptocurrencies, and practically every other asset class outside of commodities. Despite its late …

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