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Pizza Hut is the new official pizza sponsor of the NFL. The announcement comes just a day after Papa John's said it’s cutting ties with the league. It's been a rough year for Papa John's. Yahoo Finance's Seana Smith, Andy Serwer, Brittany Jones-Cooper and Dan Roberts discuss.

  • Kevin O’Leary is right about cars, and his logic can save your retirement
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    Kevin O’Leary is right about cars, and his logic can save your retirement

    Financially speaking, though, car ownership today is a terrible idea, O’Leary said. You’re thinking about buying a car. Let me give you a new idea: Don’t,” O’Leary said on CNBC.

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    Apple shares could fall another 10 percent before stabilizing, technician says

    It's almost found its bottom, according to Craig Johnson, chief market technician at Piper Jaffray. "When I look at the chart of Apple, I can see that we're coming down to some pretty good footing I think here in the shares," Johnson said Friday on CNBC's " Trading Nation ." "Somewhere in this kind of $160 to $150 range, I think the stock is going to find its footing."

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    Amazon to get cut in half? If you look at these charts, it might not sound so crazy

    High-momentum FANG stocks have been hammered for months. Facebook FB , Amazon AMZN , Netflix NFLX and Google parent Alphabet GOOGL , the premium tech stocks that led markets to records earlier this year, have plummeted by double digits since October. If the market continues to pull back, one of those names could be setting up for an even bigger fall, said Todd Gordon , founder of TradingAnalysis.com.

  • Goldman shares take a hit after Malaysian criminal charge...
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    Goldman shares take a hit after Malaysian criminal charge...

    Stephen Biggar, director of financial institutions research at Argus Research, joins 'Squawk Box' to analyze the future of Goldman's stock following the criminal charges filed against the company in Malaysia.

  • Hedge Funds Are Selling First Horizon National Corporation (FHN)
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    Hedge Funds Are Selling First Horizon National Corporation (FHN)

    With the third-quarter round of 13F filings behind us it is time to take a look at the stocks in which some of the best money managers in the world preferred to invest or sell heading into the fourth quarter. One of these stocks was First Horizon National Corporation (NYSE:FHN). First Horizon National Corporation (NYSE:FHN) investors should be aware of a decrease in hedge fund sentiment lately.

  • If Warren Buffett Loves Wells Fargo So Much, Why Is He Selling the Stock?
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    If Warren Buffett Loves Wells Fargo So Much, Why Is He Selling the Stock?

    Since news of Wells Fargo's (NYSE: WFC) fake accounts scandal broke, Warren Buffett has been asked several times whether he still thought the bank was a good investment. At Berkshire Hathaway's (NYSE: BRK-A) (NYSE: BRK-B) most recent annual meeting in May 2018, Buffett was even asked by a shareholder at what point enough would be enough and Berkshire would get rid of the stock. Not only has Buffett repeatedly defended Wells Fargo as a good long-term investment, but he's even gone so far as to say that he thinks it will do quite well in the years ahead.

  • 3 Tremendous Dividend Stocks to Buy for the Long Run
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    3 Tremendous Dividend Stocks to Buy for the Long Run

    The one winning strategy that you as an investor have a significant amount of control over is to be more patient than others. This strategy works especially well for dividend investors, since dividends can add greatly to total returns over a long period of time. Admittedly, some dividend stocks aren't great long-term picks.

  • 3 Stocks Billionaire Ken Griffin Bought in Q3 (and 2 He Dumped)
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    3 Stocks Billionaire Ken Griffin Bought in Q3 (and 2 He Dumped)

    We've uncovered a more reliable way to consistently beat the market by using these 13F filings and investing in only the top consensus picks of the 100 best performing hedge funds each quarter. Insider Monkey's flagship “Best Performing Hedge Funds Strategy” has returned 78.4% since its 2014 inception (through December 3), beating the market by over 18 percentage points. Check out a detailed analysis of Insider Monkey's performance and past quarterly stock picks for all the details.

  • Is Genworth Financial Inc (GNW) Going to Burn These Hedge Funds?
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    Is Genworth Financial Inc (GNW) Going to Burn These Hedge Funds?

    Some of their top consensus picks, such as Amazon, Facebook, and Alibaba, have not done well in October due to various reasons. The top 30 S&P 500 stocks among hedge funds at the end of September 2018 returned an average of 6.7% through November 15th whereas the S&P 500 Index ETF gained only 2.6% during the same period. Because their consensus picks have done well, we pay attention to what elite funds think before doing extensive research on a stock.

  • Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: BA, GOOGL, AMZN, GS, PCG & more
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    Stocks making the biggest moves premarket: BA, GOOGL, AMZN, GS, PCG & more

    Boeing BA , Embraer EMBR-BR – The jet makers announced they had finalized the terms of a joint venture first announced in July, in which Boeing will pay $4.2 billion for an 80 percent stake. The partnership, which still needs Brazilian government approval, would be comprised of Embraer's commercial aircraft and services operations. Best Buy BBY – Bank of America/Merrill Lynch downgraded Best Buy to "underperform" from "neutral," noting overall deceleration in industry growth trends as well as its continued caution on key areas for the electronics retailer, such as TVs.

  • This Tiny Marijuana Stock Could Be Better Prepared for the Coming Supply Glut Than Canopy Growth and Tilray
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    This Tiny Marijuana Stock Could Be Better Prepared for the Coming Supply Glut Than Canopy Growth and Tilray

    A supply glut in the Canadian recreational marijuana market might be the last thing on everyone's minds right now. Marijuana producers can't ship enough cannabis to meet the heavy demand. Make no mistake about it, though, a supply glut is on the way.

  • 3 Stocks Value Investing Legend Seth Klarman Bought in Q3 (and 2 He Dumped)
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    3 Stocks Value Investing Legend Seth Klarman Bought in Q3 (and 2 He Dumped)

    Consistent with his value investing approach, the billionaire's hedge fund made only a small number of moves in its highly concentrated portfolio during Q3, opening new positions in six stocks while selling out of just one former holding. Communications stocks continued to grow in weighting within Baupost's 13F portfolio, rising to 31.19% by the end of Q3, compared to just 8.17% a year earlier. Utilities also jumped to 6.87% from just 1.73% in the middle of 2018.

  • 3 Top Lumber Stocks to Consider Buying in 2019
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    3 Top Lumber Stocks to Consider Buying in 2019

    While that sell-off burned investors in 2018, it makes these stocks more compelling to consider for 2019 and beyond, especially by income-seeking investors, since each offers an attractive dividend yield. The king of the forest Weyerhaeuser is the largest private owner of timberlands in North America, at 12.4 million acres. It also operates some of the lowest-cost wood products manufacturing facilities in the industry.

  • Cannabis Stocks: Last Week’s Negative Performance
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    Cannabis Stocks: Last Week’s Negative Performance

    Cannabis Stocks: Last Week's Negative Performance Cannabis sector In the week ending December 14, the cannabis sector was broadly in the negative territory. The Horizons Marijuana Life Sciences ETF (HMMJ) fell 6.1% week-over-week. The ETFMG Alternative Harvest ETF (MJ) also ended in the negative territory with a 5.7% decline, while the Emerging Marijuana Growers Index ETF (HMJR) declined 2.5% during the same period.

  • Micron Stock: Technical Indicators Show More Declines
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    Micron Stock: Technical Indicators Show More Declines

    Micron Stock: Technical Indicators Show More Declines Micron’s technical indicators Micron Technology (MU) stock has been in a downtrend since September due to fears about a cyclical downturn. However, some long-term investors are bullish on Micron. They expect secular demand from artificial intelligence and Internet-of-Things to stabilize the memory market.

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    Watch Lockheed Martin drop a new combat ship into a river

    A shipbuilding team led by Bethesda-based Lockheed Martin launched its littoral combat ship 19 into the Menominee River in Wisconsin over the weekend. The so-called sideways launch, at the Fincantieri Marinette Marine Shipyard in Marinette, Wisconsin, is something that needs to be seen to be believed so here’s video of it. LCS 19, the future USS St. Louis, is the second littoral combat ship christened and launched by Lockheed (NYSE: LMT) this year.

  • Is Windstream Holdings, Inc. (WIN) A Good Stock To Buy?
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    Is Windstream Holdings, Inc. (WIN) A Good Stock To Buy?

    Is Windstream Holdings, Inc. NASDAQ:WIN) going to take off soon? Prominent investors are taking an optimistic view.

  • Johnson & Johnson should respond boldly to asbestos repor...
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    Johnson & Johnson should respond boldly to asbestos repor...

    Dean Crutchfield, founder of crisis management firm Crutchfield and Partners, joins 'Squawk Box' to talk about Johnson & Johnson's options in handling the fallout following a Reuters report that the company knew of cancer-causing asbestos in their baby...

  • Oil bounces back from weekly decline
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    Oil bounces back from weekly decline

    Oil futures moved higher Monday, as the market attempted to stabilize following another weekly loss and traders focused on output cuts by major producers set to take effect next year. West Texas Intermediate crude for February delivery (CLG9) rose 50 cents, or 1%, to $51.70 a barrel. February Brent (UK:LCOG9) the global benchmark, was up 68 cents, or 1.1%, to $60.96 a barrel.

  • Is Core-Mark Holding Company, Inc. (CORE) Going to Burn These Hedge Funds?
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    Is Core-Mark Holding Company, Inc. (CORE) Going to Burn These Hedge Funds?

    It seems that the masses and most of the financial media hate hedge funds and what they do, but why is this hatred of hedge funds so prominent? Truth be told, most hedge fund managers and other smaller players within this industry are very smart and skilled investors. Conversely, hedge funds’ 30 preferred S&P 500 stocks (as of June 2018) generated a return of 15.1% during the same 12-month period, with 53% of these stock picks outperforming the broader market benchmark.

  • Is Dynavax Technologies Corporation (DVAX) Going to Burn These Hedge Funds?
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    Is Dynavax Technologies Corporation (DVAX) Going to Burn These Hedge Funds?

    Because of Carl Icahn and other elite funds' exemplary historical records, we pay attention to their small cap picks. In this article, we use hedge fund filing data to analyze Dynavax Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ:DVAX). DVAX was in 19 hedge funds' portfolios at the end of the third quarter of 2018.

  • 3 Top Stocks With High Dividend Yields
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    3 Top Stocks With High Dividend Yields

    If you are on the lookout for stocks with high dividend yields, look no further than wood pellet maker Enviva Partners (NYSE: EVA), infrastructure owner Brookfield Infrastructure Partners (NYSE: BIP), and real estate investment trust W.P. Carey (NYSE: WPC). Although they all do very different things, each offers a big yield and, just as important, a compelling investment thesis, according to our three Motley Fool contributors. By the time you're done reading about these three high-dividend stocks, you'll likely be ready to add one or more to your portfolio.

  • Here is What Hedge Funds Think About Mesabi Trust (MSB)
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    Here is What Hedge Funds Think About Mesabi Trust (MSB)

    Let's study the hedge fund sentiment to see how those concerns affected their ownership of Mesabi Trust (NYSE:MSB) during the quarter. Is Mesabi Trust (NYSE:MSB) undervalued? Hedge funds are getting more optimistic.

  • Here is What Hedge Funds Think About Skechers USA Inc (SKX)
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    Here is What Hedge Funds Think About Skechers USA Inc (SKX)

    We analyze quarterly 13F filings of over 700 hedge funds and, by looking at the smart money sentiment that surrounds a stock, we can determine whether it has potential to beat the market over the long-term. Therefore, let’s take a closer look at what smart money thinks about Skechers USA Inc (NYSE:SKX). Is Skechers USA Inc (NYSE:SKX) a splendid investment right now?

  • BB&T Corporation (BBT): Are Hedge Funds Right About This Stock?
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    BB&T Corporation (BBT): Are Hedge Funds Right About This Stock?

    A whopping number of 13F filings filed with U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has been processed by Insider Monkey so that individual investors can look at the overall hedge fund sentiment towards the stocks included in their watchlists. BB&T Corporation (NYSE:BBT) has experienced a decrease in enthusiasm from smart money in recent months. BBT was in 20 hedge funds' portfolios at the end of the third quarter of 2018.