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These 8 stocks pay crazy dividends

With bond yields falling across the globe, investors may be tempted to seek yield in high-dividend stocks. The problem? While fixed income investors who hold a bond until maturity will get their payments unless the issuing company or government defaults, equity investors are in a very different boat. A company may simply choose to reduce its dividend or to stop ... Read More »

These stocks should be this week’s big movers

“Buy low and sell high” is a simple investing adage that not only makes basic sense, but is backed by historical data. But this philosophy is not just for fundamental investors. Technical analysts use statistics to find “overbought” and “oversold” stocks based on their trading history. Using Kensho, a quantitative analytics tool used by hedge funds, we ran a screen ... Read More »

These stocks could see big moves out of earnings this week

After a tough start to the year, investors are eyeing company earnings reports as a potential catalyst to boost the already fragile market. And as the heart of the season gets underway, options traders are expecting some big moves from many of the stocks. High-flying Netflix, which is scheduled to report Tuesday after the closing bell, is projected to see ... Read More »

Buy these stocks for earnings season

With the start of earnings season, investors may wonder which companies historically perform the best this time of year. CNBC Pro used Kensho, a quantitative tool used by hedge funds, and searched for the top S&P 500 stocks during the fourth-quarter earnings season over the last decade. We then weeded out any companies with mixed earnings track records, using data ... Read More »