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TD Ameritrade (Nasdaq:AMTD), Charles Schwab (Nasdaq:SCHW), TradeStation (Nasdaq:TRAD) Preferred by FBR Capital

Looking into investment services for 2011, FBR Capital said they prefer online brokers such as TD Ameritrade (Nasdaq:AMTD), Charles Schwab (Nasdaq:SCHW) and TradeStation (Nasdaq:TRAD) over asset managers. FBR also noted that even in the asset management segment there will be an increasing transfer of assets away from bonds to equities. FBR said, “As we look toward 2011, our outlook for

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Charles Schwab’s Estimates Boosted at UBS (SCHW)

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Brokerage and banking company The Charles Schwab Corporation ( SCHW ) on Friday saw its earnings estimates raised by analysts at UBS. The firm said it raised its estimates for SCHW through 2011, citing a favorable interest rate environment and higher asset inflows. UBS currently rates SCHW as a “Buy” with an $18 price target, which implies a 7% upside to the stock’s Thursday closing price of $16.81. Charles Schwab shares were mostly flat in premarket trading Friday. The Bottom Line Shares of Charles Schwab ( SCHW ) have a 1.43% dividend yield, based on last night’s closing stock price of $16.81. The stock has technical support in the $14-$15 price area. If the shares can firm up, we see overhead resistance around the $18-$19 price levels. The Charles Schwab Corporation ( SCHW ) is not recommended at this time, holding a DARS™ Rating of 3.3 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks , as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here .

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