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The Q1 Earnings Outlook: Why You Should Be Ready For A Correction

The market is as highly valued as we've ever seen it and ripe for a correction. In our view, it's only a matter of timing, depth, and duration. If the Q1 reporting season fails to impress and not just with Q1 results the timing could be sooner rather than later. 
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China's EV Market Ready To Charge Higher

The latest data out of China shows that not only is China's auto market back to pre-pandemic levels but the EV market continues to take share. Data from China's Passenger Car Association show sales of passenger vehicles in the nation grew 70% in the first quarter
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3 Sectors To Buy When The Market Pulls Back 

It’s been only a month since the S&P 500's last 5% correction and 5 months since the last 10% correction but we think another is on the way. Not because of any underlying weakness in the market but because of frothiness
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WD-40 Company In Tight Spot After FQ2 Results 

Shares of WD-40 Company (NASDAQ: WDFC) are down 15% in the wake of the Q2 results opening up a deep discount into a post-pandemic, economic-reopening winner.
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Levi Strauss & Co Is A Good Fit For Dividend-Growth Investors

Levi Strauss & Co (NYSE: LEVI) caught our eye in the early spring of 2020 and has since outlived our expectations. The company represents what to us is the next generation of iconic American retailers,
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Lamb Weston Patiently Waiting For Reopening Surge

Lamb Weston (NYSE: LW) is among the very few consumer staples companies that have not had a fantastic post-COVID experience. The company, hampered by its exposure to restaurants and hospitality, saw its revenue drop sharply in the fiscal Q4 period of 2020
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Constellation Brands Down 5% On Better Than Expected Results

Constellation Brands (NYSE: STZ) shares are down 5.0% in early action after posting a better-than-expected quarter. The catch is that results are better than the broad consensus of analysts, a consensus that has trailed reality as it has with so many other stocks in the market today.
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Conagra Brands Will Sustain Growth This Year And Next

Shares of Conagra Brands (NYSE: CAG) are holding steady in pre-market action following the release of FQ3/CQ1 results. The company reports a solid quarter and gave updated guidance that takes a certain point of view to fully appreciate.
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RPM International Is Geared For Growth

Shares of RPM International are down following the Q2 earnings report but we expect this high-quality dividend growth stock to begin moving higher very soon.
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Smart Global Holdings Business Acceleration Is Underway 

Smart Global Holdings beat on the top and bottom line and provided blow-out guidance that points to rising share prices over teh short, mid and long-term.
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Undervalued Spectrum Brands Moves Higher After Upgrade

Shares of undervalued consumer staples stock Spectrum Brands are moving higher following an upgrade, read on to find out how high they will go.
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Paychex Is Set Up For Robust Growth In Calander 2021

Considering the strength of the March NFP report we really thought Paychex (NASDAQ: PAYX) would have reported a better quarter. In hindsight, though, that expectation was misplaced because the Paychex Q3 period ended in February
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3 Undervalued And High-Yielding Consumer Staples Stocks 

The consumer staples sector is among our top picks for dividend-growth investing but it pays to be choosy, here are three picks with value, growth, and yield.
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3 Upgrades Moving Markets Ahead Of Q1 Earnings 

What’s more, with the outlook for Q2 and Q3 on the rise this situation could linger well into the second half of the year if not beyond and lead the market higher the entire time. 
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3 Headlines Moving The EV Market Today

In our view, as aggressive as the estimates are, a 40% to 50% CAGR for the EV industry may be the benchmark for growth over the next two decades and not the ceiling.  Today's news includes three headlines that have markets moving, headlines that represent opportunities for EV investors.