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Top 10 Undervalued Stocks For 2018

This weekend's Barron's takes a look at six undervalued energy stocks and five ways to play the new gold rally.
Other featured articles offer the prospects for a medical device maker with a breakthrough product and an underappreciated investment manager.
Also, a top fund manager shares some of his current dividend picks and other thoughts.

"6 Undervalued Energy Stock Picks" by Andrew Bary points out that after their bankruptcies, some oil exploration and production companies have emerged with stronger balance sheets. See which of the formerly debt-laden energy....More>>>

Top 10 High Tech Stocks To Own Right Now

Older workers who are job hunting, perhaps to switch careers or pursue “bridge” jobs before full retirement, have a wealth of experience to draw on. But how can you ensure that the positive attributes of a long career, such as building knowledge and honing skills, don’t morph into the negative headwinds of age discrimination? Happily, there are steps you can take, from tightening your r茅sum茅 to prepping for interviews, to battle age bias head on.

SEE ALSO: 6 Reasons to Work Past Retirement Age

Dealing with potential age discrimination on the job hunt....More>>>

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Dish Network subscribers may be having their Thanksgiving turkey without the NFL games slated to air on CBS this year.

Early Tuesday morning, local stations owned by CBS went dark on Dish Network’s satellite system.

The unusual blackout is the result of a carriage fight between the two companies.

The blackout affects Dish subscribers in New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Philadelphia, and other major markets.

CBS and Dish each issued statements blaming the other side for the blackout.

Normally these disputes are resolved in hours or days. Occasionally,....More>>>

Top 10 Stocks To Own For 2018

Dick’s Sporting Goods (NYSE:DKS) and Big 5 Sporting Goods (NASDAQ:BGFV) have both had a great 2016. As far as stock performance goes, Big 5 is the winner this year. But which company is in better shape for the new year?

Data source: YCharts..

Riding a wave of positive news

Both companies have benefited during the pastyear from a couple of positive developments. First up, the now ironically named Sports Authority went out of business. The former competitor entered bankruptcy anticipating reemerging a stronger business. That didn’t happen, and no savior stepped....More>>>

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Twitter (Nasdaq: TWTR) has been the worst social media stock to own over the past year. And that’s no easy feat.

Shares of LinkedIn (Nasdaq: LNKD) have fallen 54% over the past twelve months. Yelp (Nasdaq: YELP) is off 56% over the same period. The online advertising market has been unkind for these social-focused companies.

But none of those falls rival Twitter.

Shares Twitter are down more than 65% in just the last year. They’re also off more than 33% from the 2013 IPO offer price of $26. As a Twitter shareholder myself, the journey has been especially....More>>>