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Lower costs help 3M profit top estimates

3M, the maker of Scotch tape and Post-it notes, reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit and backed its 2016 forecast as it cut jobs to keep costs low. 3M’s shares were up 2.7 percent at $141.23 in premarket trading on Tuesday. Adam Jeffery | CNBC The company reaffirmed it 2016 financial forecast of a 1 percent to 3 percent sales growth, ... Read More »

Top tech investor Meeks: Buy Amazon on dip

here’s value in some of the technology leaders, so I wanted to embrace them. If I don’t make a “trade” when I think it’s compelling, then shame on me. Active managers should be active. And that’s what I’m doing for my CNBC Pro “Platinum Portfolio” stock picks. Here’s why I like Amazon. [“source -cncb”] Read More »

How top CNBC traders play defense

Where do you hide during the relentless sell-off in stocks this year? CNBC Pro reached out to the “Halftime Report” traders to find out some of the ways investors can play defense during these turbulent times. Through Thursday, it’s the worst start to a year on record with the S&P 500 down 11 percent in 28 trading days, according to ... Read More »

Facebook’s latest News Feed overhaul puts stories you want to see at the top

Facebook knows everything about you, from who your friends and family are to what you like and where you’ve been. It even knows the posts you draft but never publish. Combine all that information with the power of the like button, which signals to Facebook that a post should be shared more widely, and the network should know exactly what ... Read More »

Why top investor Link likes low oil plays

Stephanie Link, managing director at TIAA-CREF, bought Carnival for her “Halftime Report” model portfolio on Tuesday. Carnival is a global travel company, which owns such brands as Carnival Cruise Line, Holland America Line and Princess Cruises. The company operates a fleet of over 100 ships. Here is why Link likes the stock. [“source-gsmarena”] Read More »

Top 5 Marketing Benefits of Bulk SMS Services

BulkSMS or transactional SMS has become a popular way of communication because of the growing demand for mobile phones. As technology has enhanced in the modern era, bulk messages can also be forwarded through a website whereas earlier it was only possible to transmit an SMS between two mobile phones. If you believe you can’t afford the direct mailing because ... Read More »

Top investor Katz: Best value stocks for 2016

Editor’s Note: David Katz, president and chief investment officer of Matrix Asset Advisors, shares his top 2016 stock picks for CNBC Pro’sPlatinum Portfolio. After one of the most difficult periods for value investing in years, we believe value is poised to have a solid 2016 and should perform very well on a relative basis. As such our picks are focused ... Read More »

Top 5 Smartphones that Rock the Mobile World

If you are looking out for the best mobile phone, you will find a plethora of mobile phones on online stores. There are many factors that are taken into consideration before buying mobile phones these days. First and the most important consideration is the price. The second is the features of the phone and then there are other factors such ... Read More »

7 Top Online Stores for Shopping in India

Online Shopping is one of the most rapid growing sectors in India. Many online portals had been coming up and becoming popular in quick span of time. No one can forget the success story of Flipkart and Snapdeal. These are two e-commerce leading giants in India giving a tough fight to each other. Online shopping is becoming really common these ... Read More »