Digital Realty Trust (DLR)

This Real Estate Investment Trust beat earnings estimates by a nickel last quarter, and nine analysts have raised their forecasts in the past 30 days. The shares have recently broken above their 50-day moving average. The current yield is 4.6%, paid quarterly. Digital Realty (DLR)...
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Do Your Stocks Have Borrowing Trouble?

Hostess is making news today as it is issuing $1.23 million in term loans—most of which will go toward paying $905 million in a special dividend to its private shareholders—which I may add, is also more than two times what the buyers paid this...
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Neustar (NSR)

This tech company’s earnings estimates have risen $0.24 per share in the past 90 days. Buy on dips. Neustar (NSR) from AlphaProfit Sector Investors’ Newsletter Divergence in economic data across regions, rise in geopolitical risk, and a surge in the dollar are casting doubts on the of...
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Private Equity Funds

According to the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp., banks grew their loan balances by $178 billion during the second quarter, compared with $38 billion a quarter earlier. That’s the largest lending expansion since banks lent $203 million during the fourth quarter of 2007...
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Low-Priced Stocks

When the economy goes downhill, consumers spend less, postponing discretionary purchases and buying cheaper off-brand products when they do shop. With the market plunging, I suspect many investors are feeling the same urge. So if you're doing any buying at all, today's Investment the...
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Builders FirstSource, Inc. (BLDR)

Today's recommendation is a housing industry turnaround candidate from George Putnam's The Turnaround Letter. "Builders FirstSource, Inc. (BLDR) is a leading supplier and manufacturer of building products for residential construction. It operates in nine states, primarily in the Mid- Atlantic and Southeast plus Texas.  "The company was in...
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