Are Stocks Poised for a Breather?

by David Becker

Stocks continue to surge to record highs, but signals are popping up that investors might be ready to take a breather. Although the holiday season is usually a good time to hold stocks, last year’s party ended abruptly in the first month of 2014, which should keep investors alert.

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Buffalo Wild Wings Stock Flies With Record Earnings

by Tom Sandford

It may not sound like the most detailed marketing mantra, but Buffalo Wild Wings’ (Nasdaq: BWLD) “Wings, Beer, Sports” credo is connecting with consumers. At least, it’s doing well according to the sports bar chain’s record-breaking third quarter results.

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IU Stock Grader Home Depot Hacked - 44 Civil Lawsuits Filed

by Ryan Fitzwater

Today Home Depot (NYSE: HD) announced it is facing 44 civil lawsuits in the U.S. and Canada related to a widespread data breach that took place earlier this year. What does this mean for share prices moving forward and what rating do we give the stock? Find out in this week’s IU Stock Grader.

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VIDEO The "Slap in the Face" Award: Flying Blind

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This week a well-deserved cheek smacker goes to the employees of Boeing (NYSE: BA), the aircraft manufacturer. This one is so stupid it made me ill. The employees of Boeing left $98 million on the table last year and it all went into the pockets of the shareholders. All of it. Read On…

Plus Want to Dine at the Chesterfield? Follow This Advice

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This weekend, for my in-laws' 57th anniversary, we took them to dinner and dancing at the Chesterfield Hotel on Palm Beach. It is just as fancy as it sounds. My 13-year-old son, who tends to enjoy the finer things in life, took the whole scene in - the terrific food, the talented band, the nattily dressed clientele - and said, "Dad, I want to live like this." Read On…

Asia’s $3 Billion Theme Park Market Is Up for Grabs

by Tom Sandford

China’s rapidly rising middle class is doing more than lifting generations out of poverty - it’s also providing new profit possibilities for Comcast (Nasdaq: CMCSA). On October 13, the General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) subsidiary said it plans to break ground on a 1,000-acre theme park in Beijing. Read On…

Plus The Greatest Wealth Creation Idea of All Time

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In my last column, I explained why hard-money types have been wrong about the economy, inflation, the dollar, the stock market and gold. Judging by the many responses readers posted, this is a hot-button issue, one that some folks have a tough time thinking clearly about. Read On…

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